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3D camera systems

Production lines are more flexible with Pickit 3D camera systems
February 26, 2021 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is Canada’s top source for world-class pick-and-place equipment and other industrial robotic solutions. This includes products by Pickit, which makes automated applications easy and flexible with a unique…

bending cell

Matritech produces top components with help from robotic bending cell
February 25, 2021 by Matritech Inc.

The ideal one-stop shop for manufacturers that require metal parts, Matritech Inc. provides an unsurpassed range of services. Among its capabilities are CNC machining, laser cutting, tooling, and stamping. Another advantage that clients…

palletizing solution

Palletizing solution by Robotiq is set up in three simple steps
February 19, 2021 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Robotiq is known for its robot grippers, but another innovative product by the manufacturer, available from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., is a unique palletizing solution. Blending simplicity with high flexibility, this machine…

welding robot

Welding cobot by Red-D-Arc is a low-cost and flexible alternative
February 8, 2021 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is always on the cutting edge when it comes to welding equipment. An example is the BotX welding cobot: a collaborative robot arm that works alongside humans. Cobots are the next…

miniature kit encoder

POSITAL is breaking ground with its new miniature kit encoder
January 28, 2021 by FRABA Inc

The latest innovation from POSITAL-Fraba is a miniature kit encoder, recently unveiled as a fully functional prototype. In automation, businesses want exceptional performance in a compact package, and this 22-by-23-millimetre multi-turn encoder fits…

valve technology

Valve technology by Festo used for Japanese dental simulation robot
January 27, 2021 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada is an international force in piezo valve technology, which the Japanese robotics manufacturer Tmsuk has incorporated into a breakthrough product: the Pedia Roid dental simulation robot. This humanoid robot realistically imitates…

robotic machinery

Matritech stays on the edge of innovation with robotic machinery
January 21, 2021 by Matritech Inc.

For a broad range of machining options for custom metal components, Matritech Inc. offers a collection of robotic machinery for bending and welding. The company uses the most recent technology available to ensure…


Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. now carries ROEQ robotic equipment
January 18, 2021 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

The portfolio of innovative automation solutions continues to expand at Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. The company’s newest distribution partner is ROEQ, a major manufacturer of robotic equipment based in Vissenbjerg, Denmark. Among…

cobot accessories

UR+ cobot accessories add to the convenience of robot arms
January 13, 2021 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. teams up with Universal Robots (UR) to supply collaborative robot arms, or “cobots”, to Canadian businesses. Another series of solutions available is UR+ – a series of cobot…

safety cover

AIRSKIN safety cover by Blue Danube makes robots, grippers easier
January 4, 2021 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Manufacturers that use robots and grippers typically want practical, flexible safety solutions. Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. offers a comprehensive safety technology from Blue Danube Robotics: the AIRSKIN safety cover. Typically used with…

connector modularization

Connector modularization and HARTING: a trend in power transmission
December 18, 2020 by Harting Canada Inc

HARTING Canada is a leading manufacturer and supplier of connectivity solutions, backed by three-quarters of a century of experience and innovation on behalf of its parent company in Germany. As a major innovator,…

teaching aid

Bionic teaching aid by Festo Didactic: a perfect teaching tool
December 18, 2020 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada has just launched the Bionic Flower, a robotic teaching aid that is the latest in the company’s lineup of bionic creatures. All of these robotic fauna mimic actions in nature by…

smart control system

Asyril’s EYE+ is the perfect smart control system for feeding applications
December 16, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. supplies innovative robotic feeding solutions by Asyril, including the Asycube. To make the Asycube even more convenient, Asyril offers the unique EYE+ smart control system. Serving as the…

multi-axis load cell

Multi-axis load cell by Interface works for scientific, industrial applications
December 8, 2020 by Durham Instruments

Interface Force Measurement Solutions teams up with Durham Instruments to make its multi-axis load cell available in Canada. This device can measure forces and torques in three mutually perpendicular axes and three simultaneous…

Bionic Mobile Assistant

Bionic Mobile Assistant by Festo can handle ergonomically strenuous tasks
November 19, 2020 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada’s renowned Bionic Learning Network has unveiled another unique robotic concept: the Bionic Mobile Assistant, a collaborative robot with advanced gripping technology that mimics the workings of the human hand. The Mobile…

counter module

Multi-turn counter module by POSITAL uses Wiegand energy harvesting
November 12, 2020 by FRABA Inc

POSITAL-Fraba has introduced a new multi-turn counter module, a maintenance-free rotation counter that users can integrate into motors or other rotating machinery to provide a reliable count of the amount of rotations the…

shielded modules

HARTING’s new shielded modules enable direct connections to busbars
November 2, 2020 by Harting Canada Inc

The Han-Modular connector series from HARTING Canada established the trend towards modular connectivity solutions, with its versatility and flexibility. To meet current demand for high power densities, the manufacturer has developed the Han-Modular…

modular kit encoders

Modular kit encoders by POSITAL are digital alternatives to resolvers
October 21, 2020 by FRABA Inc

POSITAL-Fraba is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of kit encoders and other industrial motion-control equipment. The company is always on the leading edge when it comes to its line of…

robotic bending machine

Matritech’s robotic bending machine offers a service unique in Canada
October 8, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

No other Canadian metal-parts manufacturer offers the scope of services that Matritech Inc. does, with a number of great competitive advantages. The company makes superior components with diverse skills, top customer service, and…

autonomous mobile robots

MiR autonomous mobile robots make manufacturing efficient, productive
September 22, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

The wide range of industrial equipment continues to expand at Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. – including the supplier’s selection of robotic solutions. Most recently, the distributor has begun offering Mobile Industrial Robots’…

machining options

Matritech has kept Canadian manufacturers competitive for over 30 years
September 15, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

Relatively few businesses stay open for more than three decades with no lull in success. Matritech Inc. is one of these rare entities: it has earned solid staying power by operating as the…

modular connector series

Han 1A modular connector series by HARTING wins major design award
September 10, 2020 by Harting Canada Inc

The HARTING Technology Group is devoted to groundbreaking connectivity. Last month, the corporation’s innovations were recognized by iF International Forum Design GmbH, the world’s oldest independent design organization, which bestows the prestigious iF…

part feeders

Omron’s AnyFeeder part feeders are fast, efficient, and very flexible
August 28, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Among the many industrial products that Canadian businesses get from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. are part feeders – robotic solutions that feed components into operating systems. One of the most innovative options…

cable-assembly solutions

Four great reasons to invest in Bergen’s many cable-assembly solutions
August 27, 2020 by Bergen Cable Technology, Inc

Bergen Cable is approaching its 80th year as a major force in the cable and wire-rope industry. Other cable companies come and go, but few achieve the international status and reputation that Bergen…

robotic feeding solutions

Robotic feeding solutions by Asyril are gentle, versatile, and reliable
August 24, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. offers an unparalleled diversity of automation products. The lineup includes robotic feeding solutions by Asyril. This manufacturer offers high-performance flexible feeding systems for components from 0.1 to 150…

bending automation

Welding and bending automation help Matritech make top components
August 14, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. offers an unmatched variety of industrial services that make it a perfect one-stop shop for manufacturers that need components. These capabilities include CNC machining, laser cutting, tooling, and stamping. Another key…

piping system

Three ways the Duratec Airline piping system saves time and money
August 12, 2020 by IPEX Management Inc.

IPEX supplies innovative piping solutions for industrial environments, such as the Duratec Airline piping system. This is a compressed-air and inert-gas system built to save time and money in many areas, such as…

three-dimensional cameras

Pickit three-dimensional cameras make production lines fast and flexible
July 8, 2020 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is the place where Canadian businesses go for world-renowned robotic solutions, including pick-and-place equipment. To make these automated tasks easier, Pickit has developed a line of three-dimensional cameras…

hollow shaft encoders

New hollow shaft encoders by POSITAL overcome the multi-turn barrier
June 22, 2020 by FRABA Inc

POSITAL is renowned for its constant technological innovation, and one of its more recent breakthroughs is its line of hollow shaft encoders. These new multi-turn kit encoders offer bold new options for designers…

robotic equipment

Robotic equipment at Matritech facility keeps firm on cutting edge
June 15, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. gives its customers a wide variety of machining options for custom metal components with its range of robotic equipment for bending and welding. By using the latest machining technology available, the…

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