Editorial Director: Ryerson Polytechnical Institute electronic engineering technologist with over a decade of manufacturing experience and 20-plus years in technical publishing, is also trained in hydraulics, electro-pneumatics, bearings, mechanical CAD software, sensors, motor drives and electric motors.
An act of arrogance? Professional Engineers Ontario get repeal of 'industrial exception'
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 14:00
New regulation of professional engineering work in Ontario is creating consternation among small manufacturers and technologists.
World demand for industrial fasteners to approach US$83 billion in 2016
Monday, 04 March 2013 15:48
Global sales of industrial fasteners are expected to climb 5.2% per year to $82.9 billion in 2016, accelerating from the 2006-2011 rate of expansion.
Stainless steel cylinders now in 9/16 in. bore
Monday, 04 March 2013 12:04
Clippard stainless steel, rolled-construction cylinders are available in 15 bore sizes with strokes to 40 in.
Mechatronics platform addresses automation of handling tasks
Monday, 04 March 2013 09:59
With its EasyHandling mechatronics platform, Rexroth is said to address the need for increasingly economic approaches to the automation of handling tasks.
Latest version of Siemens’ Femap software to increase engineering productivity
Tuesday, 26 February 2013 14:55
The latest release of Siemens’ Femap software increases engineering productivity in product development simulation and analysis due to significant enhancements in data handling and graphic performance. Version 11 (Femap 11) speeds data access by up to twenty five times and reduces memory usage by up to 80%, delivering a smaller more manageable model file.