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Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Proudly Supports The Jared Box Project to “Bring the Gift of Play” to Young Patients Experiencing a Hospital Stay

May 28, 2024 Mitsubishi Electric Automation is committed to assembling 100 Jared boxes by the employees and executive leadership team to be delivered to a local medical center to provide entertainment to young patients as they navigate through their hospital experience. Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. is proud to support community organizations through its VISION Committee…

Eaton Announcement – Shelly Vaz to the Position of Business Unit Manager, CPDI, Electrical Sector – Electrical Americas – Canada
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Eaton Announcement – Shelly Vaz to the Position of Business Unit Manager, CPDI, Electrical Sector – Electrical Americas – Canada

May 28, 2024 Shelly Vaz to the position of business unit manager, CPDI, Electrical Sector – Electrical Americas – Canada, effective May 1 Eaton is pleased to announce the selection of Shelly Vaz to the position of business unit manager, CPDI, Electrical Sector – Electrical Americas – Canada, effective May 1. Shelly will be located out of our…

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Proemial Answers Your Queries with Scientific Backing

May 24, 2024 Proemial, a newly launched platform that answers your queries with scientific backing, is available as a beta version for anyone to use, for any question you have By Krystie Johnston Proemial is a startup company supported by gurus of the world’s leading tech organizations such as Apple, Amazon, and Meta. Their first…

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Stop Variable Frequency Drive Cruelty Against Motors

May 23, 2024 Webinar June 17th, 1-2pm EST: Stop Variable Frequency Drive Cruelty Against Motors Imagine a world where variable frequency drives (VFDs) come with zero drawbacks. It might sound more utopian than a consultant’s day off, but stick with it —it’s real, and SmartD is excited to share it with you! You’ve likely felt…

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ABB and Powrmatic Announce New Agreement for Electrical Distribution Solutions on Canadian Market

May 23, 2024 ABB Canada and Powrmatic Canada Ltd., a distributor of residential, commercial, and electrical supply equipment based in Eastern Canada, have announced a new regional distribution agreement. Powrmatic will provide electrical contractors increased access to a complete portfolio of cutting-edge ABB products and smart building solutions including, safety switches, switchboards, panelboards, amongst others,…

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ABB Invests in Strategic Partnership with GridBeyond

May 23, 2024 Partnership with GridBeyond extends ABB’s Electrification Service digital portfolio in energy management and optimization ABB has announced a minority investment in GridBeyond, a leading technology player providing energy management solutions based on artificial intelligence and data science that will enable our customers to optimize distributed energy resources and industrial loads. The investment…

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ABB Invests in Ndustrial to Accelerate Decarbonization Through AI-Powered Energy Management Technologies

May 23, 2024 ABB has announced a minority investment in Ndustrial, a US-based clean technology startup that has developed a leading-edge, AI-powered energy management platform. This innovative technology enables smarter, production-aware energy decisions in real time, helping customers reduce operating costs, optimize energy consumption and accelerate decarbonization. The investment was made through ABB Ventures. Financial…

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Investing to Grow Agriculture and Food Exports

May 22, 2204 More than 175 projects approved for funding through the Grow Ontario Market Initiative The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing over $7 million in approved projects through the Grow Ontario Market Initiative which is helping Ontario agriculture and food businesses to increase their sales in domestic and foreign markets. This five-year,…

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Ontario Continuing to Attract New Investments and Jobs

May 22, 2024 Province adds 25,000 new jobs in April Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, issued the following statement on May 10’s employment release by Statistics Canada, which showed Ontario is leading the nation in job creation, adding 25,000 jobs in April, including 5,800 jobs in the manufacturing sector. “For…

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Ontario Refurbishing Hydroelectric Station in Cornwall

May 22, 2024 R.H. Saunders Generating Station will supply reliable, affordable and clean power for decades to come The Ontario government is supporting Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) plan to refurbish its R.H. Saunders Generating Station in Cornwall, the second largest hydroelectric station in Ontario. This infrastructure program would invest more than $600 million to secure…

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Safety and Security in Transformation

May 21, 2024 Thomas Pilz Pilz is an automation company. Our core competence is safety. Every day, our mission is to make the world more digital, connected, flexible, efficient, safe and secure. We want to contribute towards ensuring that the transformation of industry can succeed. Certain industries are affected more strongly by this transformation than…

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Industry in Transformation: Sustainability and Digitization Need Safety and Security

May 21, 2024 Industry in transformation: Sustainability and digitisation need Safety and Security Thomas Pilz “Our industry is undergoing a process of transformation. Digitisation and sustainability are the drivers of a changing industry. Digitization in industry leads to the networking of production systems. The risk of manipulation (intentional or otherwise) or data leakage increases with…

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Universal Robots and MiR Open New Robotics Hub in Denmark

May 15, 2024 Global robotics leaders Universal Robots (UR) and Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), both Teradyne Robotics companies, will share headquarters to increase synergies and accelerate innovation within advanced robotics. Universal Robots, the Danish collaborative robot (cobot) company, and MiR, the Danish manufacturer of AMRs (autonomous mobile robots), recently celebrated the Grand Opening of their…

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Asahi Kasei to Build a Battery Component Plant in Port Colborne, Ontario

May 14, 2024 Asahi Kasei’s decision to build this new facility in Port Colborne is a testament to Canada and Ontario’s competitive business environment, Canada is a global leader in the electric vehicle (EV) market. As demand for EVs continues to grow, we want more of these vehicles to be assembled right here in Canada….

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Ontario Completes Largest Battery Storage Procurement in Canada to Meet Growing Electricity Demand

May 14, 2024 Successful electricity generation and storage procurement will meet province’s energy needs through 2030 The Ontario government has concluded the largest battery storage procurement in Canada’s history and secured the necessary electricity generation to support the province’s growing population and economy through the end of the decade. This successful procurement marks another milestone…