Solid Edge 2023 adds cloud-based CAD services with Siemens’ XaaS platform.
Vention sees explosive growth in 2022
Montreal-based “self-serve” automation firm looks to accelerate in 2023 with release of new features in its Manufacturing Automation Platform.
Festo automated bioreactor moves algae-based bio-products a step closer to economic viability.
What’s on the horizon for Canadian space exploration
Canadian Space Agency’s prospects for future missions reach beyond the moon.
NVIDIA researchers teach dexterity to robot hand via simulation
Isaac Gym robotics simulator trains end-effector dexterity 10,000 times faster than in real world, company says.
IBM Client Innovation Centre to open in Fredericton
Company says facility will focus on consulting in cloud, machine learning, robotic process automation and the Internet of Things.
Toronto-Based RoboEatz’s Autonomous Robotic Kitchen prepares up to 70 meals.
Construction of Canada’s first 3D-printed neighbourhood to begin in 2023
Five apartment buildings to be fabricated in the Gananoque’s waterfront community.
Bipedal robot runs world-record 100-meter dash
OSU’s Cassie robot uses machine learning to control running gait on outdoor terrain.
Tesla humanoid robot takes first untethered steps at AI event
Musk says EV maker intends to make an “extremely capable” version of its Optimus robot in high volumes.
ABB to expand operations in Canada
Robotics giant to invest US$13M in its Iberville manufacturing facility.
igus acquires Commonplace Robotics
Partners’ jointly developed products include iRC igus Robot Control and the six-axis ReBeL cobot.
Copperstone Technologies’ amphibious Helix robot mitigates the risks of monitoring tailings ponds.
Slotted Flat Motor
Portescap’s 20ECF brushless flat motor combines motor performance with small package size.
Realtime Robotics integrates motion planning with Siemens Process Simulate
Integration enables visualization, simulation and validation of robot task plans from within Siemens environment.
TM Robotics to showcase Shibaura robots at Assembly 2022
Shibaura robot to be paired with SICK vision system to demonstrate fast cycle times.
Ava Robotics reveals latest autonomous security robot
Security robot features AI capabilities with unified access control and video surveillance.
Magna, Cartken strike deal on autonomous delivery robots
U.S. autonomous robotics company expects thousands of its Model C robot to be produced during the term of the agreement.
Machine control strategies to minimize downtime
How AI, predictive maintenance, remote monitoring and 2D/3D simulation help manufacturers deliver high quality and low cost.
What are the best cables for robotic applications?
Specialized cables for robotic applications resist abrasion, kinking or even breakage.
Amazon to buy vacuum maker iRobot
Online giant to acquire Roomba maker for $1.7B.
FedEx, Berkshire Grey to expand automation solutions relationship
Delivery giant to further adopt AI-enabled robotics firm’s RPSi systems.
Modular Industrial Robot
Beckhoff’s multi-axis Automation Technology for Robotics (ATRO) supports rapid robot assembly and programming.
Ruland’ RoHS3- and REACH-compliant coupling series designed for robotics applications.
Epson Robots signs Ontario distributor
Advanced Motion & Controls to handle full line of Epson robot models.
COBOD signs agreement with Ontario-based nidus3D
Partnership will see Danish firm’s 3D construction printing technology to Canada.
UWaterloo 3D-printed masonry wall goes on display in Toronto
Interlocking ‘Hive’ wall composed of 175 additively manufactured clay bricks.
Autonomous Mayflower nearly retraces 1620 sea voyage
AI-piloted catamaran redirected from Plymouth, Mass. to Halifax due to mechanical problems.
Amphibious cleantech robot wins Canadian innovation award
Four ‘wheel’, screw-driven HELIX drone automates surveys of toxic sludge tailing ponds.
Montreal’s Kinova Robotics leverages history of assistive robotics to develop its industrial Link 6 cobot.
Engineering researchers create smallest remote-controlled walking robot
Northwestern University tiny robotic crab capable of walking, turning and jumping.
MDA reports Q1 profit
Space robotics and technology firm sees revenue grow 4% from year ago.