Ontario Taking Next Steps to Bring Back Northeastern Passenger Rail

Province investing in new rail cars as part of its plan to connect communities and unlock economic opportunities in the north and bring back Northeastern passenger rail January 25, 2023 The Ontario government is purchasing three new trainsets as part of its plan to bring back northeastern passenger rail service. The $139.5 million investment marks…

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Ontario Innovation Takes Centre Stage During Trade Mission to the United States

Province-led delegation promotes Ontario as North America’s second largest IT cluster January 25, 2023 Ontario innovation takes centre stage during trade mission to the United States. The Ontario government has concluded a successful trade mission to the United States to promote the province’s flourishing automotive, technology and life sciences sectors and attract new investment opportunities….

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ASK RITTAL: Unique Hygienic Design Guarantee

Ask RITTAL Series: Thursday, February 23, 2023 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST The challenges in today’s food and beverage processing industry include global supply chain instability, rising shipping costs and labor shortages. But perhaps the most critical challenge is maintaining safety and sanitation standards. This is where identifying industrial enclosures engineered specifically for food…

Upcoming Live Webinar on PLC-Based Applications by Siemens Digital Industries

Flexible, Versatile Solutions with SIMATIC Automation Controllers for distributed and PC-based applications January 17, 2023 With PC-based automation, you can implement applications and solutions that far exceed the functions of a classic controller. SIMATIC PC-based products offer you a flexible, innovative platform with long-term availability that gives you a home field advantage when meeting the…

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How the European Union Can Avoid Natural Gas Shortages in 2023

IEA report sets out key actions to close potential gas shortages gap if Russian pipeline deliveries fall to zero, including more rapid deployments of energy efficiency and renewables January 11, 2023 The European Union faces a potential gas shortage of almost 30 billion cubic metres of natural gas in 2023 – but this gap can…

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Transform World-Class Venues Safely and Efficiently

Gala Systems in Partnership with Siemens Canada Transforms Steinmetz Hall January 6, 2023 Gala Systems is an OEM, Headquartered in Quebec, Canada. They are the world’s largest manufacturer of under-stage equipment and a leader in automated multipurpose halls. Since 1980, Gala Systems has completed installations of remarkable electromechanical systems at more than 1,750 public assembly…

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60 Years of Excellence as A Technical Distributor in Automation for Proax Technologies

Proax Technologies is proud to announce that they are celebrating 60 years of serving the automation market! Industrial Automation has become an essential part of all manufacturing and Proax is well positioned to enable all industries to drive sustainable business growth through automation. Over the years, Proax has invested heavily in growth, with multiple acquisitions and new territory openings. They are continuing to look for opportunities to grow their footprint in the North American Market.

Future-Poof Labelling! Safety That’s Customized, Adaptable and Instantly Usable

Future-Poof Labelling! Safety That’s Customized, Adaptable and Instantly Usable

It was predictable that the planned integration of a new laser in the end-of-line packaging for the glass coffee jars at Haco would entail some risks, because the PNOZ X safety relay that had been used previously could not be adapted to the line’s increased requirements. An alternative expandable, modular solution was therefore to be used.

Festo Didactic at the Forefront of Developing Canada’s Future Work Force

Festo Didactic at the Forefront of Developing Canada’s Future Work Force

 

With Canadian manufacturing suffering from a growing labour shortage, the participation of industry in skills development is emerging as a vital component in hiring and retention. Festo Didactic has made a focus on the need for recurrent education for existing workers so their skills remain relevant. How that’s done is evolving.

 

Achieving a Swift Reduction in Global Coal Emissions is the Central Challenge for Reaching International Climate Targets

Achieving a Swift Reduction in Global Coal Emissions is the Central Challenge for Reaching International Climate Targets

 

The world must move quickly to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from coal significantly in order to avoid severe impacts from climate change, a new IEA report says, calling for immediate policy action to rapidly mobilise massive financing for clean energy alternatives to coal and to ensure secure, affordable and fair transitions, especially in emerging and developing economies.

 

Ontario Investing in Critical Infrastructure to Support Regional Population Growth and Housing

Ontario Investing in Critical Infrastructure to Support Regional Population Growth and Housing

 

Based on expert advice, Ontario is proposing new legislation that, if passed, would support the continued delivery of world-class wastewater treatment services for the Region of York. Through the proposed Supporting Growth and Housing in York and Durham Act, 2022, Ontario would facilitate expedited improvements to the existing York-Durham Sewage System network connected to the Duffin Creek treatment facility that is co-owned and operated by York and Durham Regions.