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mobile robots

Omron LD mobile robots move material easily in difficult locations
February 18, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is Canada’s leading authority on intelligent robotic technology, making Omron equipment available to Canadian businesses. Omron’s LD series consists of self-navigating Autonomous Mobile Robots designed for moving materials…

hose-carrier solutions

Many great cable, hose-carrier solutions are available from KabelSchlepp
February 12, 2020 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

KabelSchlepp is the inventor of the modern cable and hose-carrier chain. As a member of the Tsubaki Group, this company has been leading the market in innovative cable- and hose-carrier solutions for well…

collaborative industrial robot

Universal Robots’ UR16e collaborative industrial robot delivers an unmatched payload
February 7, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Universal Robots (UR) takes manufacturing to places it has never been with its revolutionary collaborative robot arms, or “cobots”, available through Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., Canada’s leading authority on collaborative robotic technology.…

automotive belts

Megadyne-Jason specializes in belts for automotive and tire production
February 5, 2020 by Jason Industrial (Canada) Ltd.

Belts are an essential part of keeping manufacturing operations going in many industries, and Megadyne-Jason is proud to supply an unparalleled selection of these products. One of the company’s key product lines is…

robotic bending cell

Unique robotic bending cell sets Matritech apart from the competition
January 22, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. offers many advantages over other Canadian metal-parts manufacturers. The company delivers an unmatched breadth of services, diverse skills, and client service. The state-of-the-art technology and equipment enables Matritech to make superior…

absolute kit encoder

POSITAL has developed the smallest multi-turn absolute kit encoder
January 8, 2020 by FRABA Inc

Technological innovation never stops at POSITAL-Fraba. The company has unveiled a fully functional prototype of its new miniature multi-turn absolute kit encoder for integrated motor feedback. This device is 23 millimetres high and…

cobot products

The benefits of Blue Danube AIRSKIN: space, speed, and safety
December 13, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Universal Robots (UR) is revolutionizing manufacturing with its cobot products, or collaborative robot arms. And these robotic units are even easier to use with AIRSKIN, a specialized pressure-sensitive safety skin developed by Blue…

smart camera system

Festo’s SBRD smart camera system is simple yet very flexible
December 9, 2019 by Festo Inc

The newest technological breakthrough from Festo Canada is the SBRD smart camera system: a cost-efficient solution for quick, reliable inspection. What distinguishes this product is that it is easy to set up and…

flexible feeding systems

Flexible feeding systems by Asyril handle parts of any geometry
December 9, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. teams up with many major manufacturers to bring the best industrial equipment to Canadian businesses. One of these producers, Asyril, is renowned for its high-performance flexible feeding systems…

custom equipment components

Matritech: Three decades of machining top custom equipment components
November 27, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

Thirty years. That is how long Matritech Inc. has been in business, keeping customers competitive with custom equipment components. It is tough to keep any company going for that long, but Matritech has…

welding robot

Red-D-Arc’s BotX-Welder welding robot reduces dependency on workers
November 27, 2019 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

As manufacturing sees a continuing decline in available skilled labour, innovative machinery becomes more necessary to keep companies moving. For the welding field, Red-D-Arc Welderentals has just introduced a bold solution: the BotX-Welder.…

UR robot arms

Blue Danube’s AIRSKIN helps workers interact with UR robot arms
November 22, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. supplies up-to-the-minute automation innovations to manufacturers, including collaborative robots, or cobots, by Universal Robots (UR). To make UR robot arms easier to interact with, the distributor also carries…

cable-carrier system

How KabelSchlepp’s Robotrax cable-carrier system fixed a customer’s stamping robot
November 22, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki of Canada is known for its chains, but it also offers industrial cable carriers through its KabelSchlepp division. KabelSchlepp has a history of success stories, in which it found the perfect solutions…

welding robots

Matritech gets the job done with bending and welding robots
October 30, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

With its unique range of industrial services – CNC machining, laser cutting, tooling, stamping, and much more – Matritech Inc. serves many businesses as a perfect one-stop shop. Another major advantage that customers…

intelligent robots

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. supplies Omron intelligent robots
October 15, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Omron Industrial Automation has a wide spectrum of industrial equipment available in Canada through Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., including intelligent vision-guided robotics systems. These are automation solutions that provide unmatched performance and…

robotic insect

BionicOpter flying robotic insect puts Festo in the record books
September 20, 2019 by Festo Inc

Festo has made it into the new edition of Guinness World Records with one of its most exciting innovations: the BionicOpter flying robotic insect. Deemed by Guinness to be the world’s largest flying…

Hollow Shaft kit encoders

New Hollow Shaft kit encoders by POSITAL have unmatched functionality
September 18, 2019 by FRABA Inc

POSITAL has done it again. The company’s new Hollow Shaft kit encoders are another major step forward in motion control, with unsurpassed functionality.  These encoders have a self-powered multi-turn capability that puts them…

cable and wire rope

The four best reasons to trust in Bergen Cable’s solutions
September 4, 2019 by Bergen Cable Technology, Inc

Bergen Cable is the longest-surviving cable provider of its kind in North America and a major force in the cable and wire rope industry. While many companies supply cable solutions, no others have…


Connectivity trends according to HARTING: Modularization benefits
September 4, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

In this five-part article, HARTING Canada explores the five main trends in industrial connectivity today. The previous three parts have examined connectors versus hardwiring, choices in form factor, and miniaturization. This fourth part deals with…

brushless servo motors

Brushless servo motors by Parker mix technology with high performance
August 30, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

For industrial equipment that offers the peak of efficient design, wise manufacturers always put their trust in Wainbee Limited. A key example is Parker’s SMH series of brushless servo motors. These synchronous motors…

dual laser sensors

IBIS carries four models of Dietz TCP dual laser sensors
August 28, 2019 by IBIS Electro-Products Corp.

Dietz Sensortecknik manufactures world-class technological solutions available through IBIS Electro-Products Corp. The lineup includes four types of Tool Centre Point (TCP) dual laser sensors. Each sensor assembly has two extremely accurate precision reference…

Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show

Meet the Advanced Motion & Controls team at CMTS 2019
August 27, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

The Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show is coming soon, featuring more than 550 exhibitors and about 9,000 expected attendees. Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. will be occupying Booth #2699 at the show, which happens…

robotic bending and welding

Matritech’s robotic bending and welding gives customers great options
August 23, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

What keeps Matritech Inc. on the cutting edge in the world of custom metal parts is its investment in robotic bending and welding. The company’s robotic equipment is a serious advantage alongside its…

Pack Expo

Visit the ClearTec Packaging booth at Pack Expo next month
August 17, 2019 by MOCAP

In addition to its unsurpassed portfolio of protective products like caps and plugs, MOCAP offers plastic tubing through its ClearTec and Beckett division. From Sept. 23 to 25, visitors at the Pack Expo…

material coating

Arc-Fil masters three main capabilities: engineering, robotics, and material coating
August 12, 2019 by Arc-Fil Products Ltd

Wire forming made reliable: this is the advantage that keeps drawing customers back to Arc-Fil Products Ltd. after 40 years in business. The company manufactures a wide variety of products, with its veteran…


Visit the Vibra Finish booth at CMTS 2019 this autumn
August 9, 2019 by Vibra Finish Limited

Vibra Finish has a reputation for world-class industrial finishing services, and it expands that reputation with appearances in high-profile trade shows. This fall, businesses get to meet the Vibra Finish team at the…

automation products and components

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd.: the elements of its success
August 6, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

People, Technology, and Performance: these are the key ingredients that go into the success of Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. For more than 30 years, this company has supplied top industrial solutions –…

Automation Technology Expo

Visit Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. at Toronto’s ADM Expo
May 30, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

The Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo, or ADM Expo, happens at the Toronto Congress Centre in Etobicoke, ON from June 4 to 6. Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., located in booth #845, joins…

kit encoder

POSITAL introduces a cost-effective new kit encoder for stepper motors
May 27, 2019 by FRABA Inc

A member of the FRABA Group, POSITAL keeps developing new motion-control solutions, and the latest is a kit encoder for stepper motors. This product offers a low-cost alternative to servomotors in many motion-…

ADM Toronto

ADM Toronto features Firing Industries in plastics and powder exhibitions
May 26, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

The Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo, or ADM Toronto, is coming soon – and Firing Industries is featuring in two of this massive show’s exhibitions: PLAST-EX and Powder & Bulk Solids. Visitors are…

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