design

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    Staying Competitive in a Crunch

    February 6, 2009 by Milind Dange 7 easy steps to reduce costs in the product development and engineering cycle
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    Round Trip

    February 3, 2009 by Andrew Joseph (story and photgraphy) In anticipation of the centennial of the Silver Dart's first flight, a group of volunteers have gathered in Welland, Ont., near Niagara Falls to build a replica of the plane to fly at the ceremonies in Baddeck, N.S., on Feb. 23, 2009.
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    Ontario furniture maker wins design awards

    February 3, 2009 by Design Engineering staff Holland Landing, Ont.-based furniture designer and manufacturer Inscape has been honored with 2008 GOOD DESIGN awards for their Planna casegood system and Fronté movable storefront wall system. Planna is a storage-based casegood system that incorporates floating work surfaces to produce…
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    NRC health-care device scientist named to Order of Canada

    January 23, 2009 by Design Engineering staff The director general of the National Research Council (NRC) Institute for Biodiagnostics in Winnipeg, Ian Smith, was recently inducted into the Order of Canada for his groundbreaking work in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and its global contributions to health care.…
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    Best Foot Forward

    November 28, 2008 by Treena Hein Robotic POWER KNEE prosthesis restores natural movement to lower-limb amputees
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    Fearless design

    August 8, 2008 by Mike McLeod How to engineer the ultimate downhill mountain bike
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