WAGO Compact Controller 100 supports multiple protocols, Codesys and 61131-3 compatible languages.
Westermo’s RedFox 7528 switch provides four 10Gb ports and OT cybersecurity features.
Autonomous Mayflower nearly retraces 1620 sea voyage
AI-piloted catamaran redirected from Plymouth, Mass. to Halifax due to mechanical problems.
Contrinex’s CE-marked C23 sensor line offers IO-Link compatible models.
Terminal Blocks: The Building Blocks of Industrial Control Cabinets
Picking the right terminal block depends on wire gauge, system voltage, current requirements, pole count and cabinet environment.
How to Determine the Proper Disc Spring Stack Configuration
When a single Disc Spring isn’t enough, stacking them in series, parallel or combination can solve the problem if done properly.
Montreal’s Kinova Robotics leverages history of assistive robotics to develop its industrial Link 6 cobot.
Leuze 36 series sensors designed to detect objects at a great distance, with vibration, ambient lighting or soiling.
6 Reasons Why igus Bearings are the Better Choice for Material Handling Robotics
igus’ iglide plastic plain bearings and drylin linear guides engineered to extend service life.
U of Calgary students convert ATV to solar to help Indigenous communities
Conversion reduces remote northern community’s dependence on high price fuels.
OES’ YP100-45 series of dual axis stages feature full range of motion of each axis under a single fixed point in space.
Moxa’s EDS-4000/G4000 Series is the first IEC 62443-4-2 certified Ethernet switch.
Honda earmarks $1.38B to upgrade Alliston, Ontario plant
Province and federal government to contribute millions to fund manufacture hybrid cars.
Autodesk forges its road forward
Autodesk stresses the importance of its Forge technology at AU 2021 as the company struggles to implement the cloud-based APIs.
Hydraulic Power Unit
HAWE’s INKA type intelligent power unit line features real-time OS and IO-Link interface.
Leuze ODT 3C sensor provides both measuring and switching tasks.
Fact Check: Biden takes half steps on electric vehicles
A look at the veracity of US political figures claims about EVs, jobs and Build Back Better plan.
Mecademic Robotics updates Meca500 firmware
Small, 6-axis robot gains definable joint range and torque limits plus real-time monitoring data capabilities.
Magswitch E-Series offers two to three times the holding force of similarly sized magnetic grippers.
Airlines cancel some flights after reduced 5G rollout in US
FAA warns that next-gen wireless service may interfere with Boeing aircraft altitude systems.
Joining the Rebellion
Ontario-based, go-it-alone custom machine builder makes a big bet pay off.
MoxaEDR-G9010 series offers firewall/NAT/VPN/switch/router designed for industrial networks.
WAGO’s 750-366 fieldbus coupler supports DLR topology in a EtherNet/IP network.
Antaira ruggedized 16 Port PoE+ M12 switch designed for transportation applications.
Westermo’s Viper-8 series features flexible port configuration and broad range of features.
Energy crunch hits global recovery as winter approaches
Ripple effect from natural gas shortages driving spike in energy prices around the world.
GM promises to double revenue by 2030
Automaker pledged to unseat Tesla as U.S. electric vehicle market share leader.
B.C. lays out five year plan to move away from fossil fuels
BC Hydro to spend $190M to promote fuel switching in homes, buildings, vehicles and industry.
Motion Control Systems
OES’ multi-axis ADAGIO-X-STPR Series system designed to drive single and multi-axis stepper motor stages.
Ontario’s Mycionics looks to relieve mushroom trade’s labor crunch with fully automated harvesting robot.
Liberals pledge $2B to help ‘transition’ oil workers
Alberta communities lukewarm to Ottawa’s “Future Funds” program.
Molex adds 60A connector Woodhead ArcArrest product line.