Archives for May 2016

Emergency information for evacuees and pets

To speed recovery/reconstruction, Alberta Premier Rachel Motley has said that critical infrastructure has attempted to be protected including water bombing neighbourhoods, government buildings and saving hospitals and airport. Up to date information for evacuees and their pets can be found at the Alberta Government’s emergency website. Evacuees should register at an evacuation location or through […]

How to help Fort McMurray evacuees

Emergency information for evacuees and pets   Donate money: Donations to the Canadian Red Cross provide relief for those affected in the form of emergency food, clothing, shelter, personal services, and other necessities to help assist with recovery and resiliency. Canadians wishing to make a donation are encouraged to make a financial donation to the […]

Automated material pusher and stop machine

The TigerStop automated material pusher and stop system is said to increase speed and accuracy with a machine that is easy to operate. Automation means faster material processing – just punch in a cut list, the stop will move to position, and simply place the material and cut, according to TigerStop. The machine can be […]

Compact CNC machine

Vitap S.p.A. and Atlantic Machinery Corp. has announced the new version of the Point K2, a compact CNC machine that is designed for custom manufacturers and also for flexible, high-production environments. The K2 is a revolutionary CNC working centre that allows for cutting, drilling, grooving, and routing operations. All of these processes can be achieved […]

Accessories for oscillating power tools

Fein accessories for oscillating power tools with Starlock tool mount have been introduced. Fein developed the new tool mount with Bosch, providing users with a uniform standard. The Starlock mount is said to provide maximum power transmission and noticeably faster work progress, due to its three-dimensional geometry and rigidity. Fein has also made further improvements […]

Portable HEPA dust extractor

Festool Canada has introduced an ultra-portable, compact dust extractor, the CT SYS, a full unit HEPA certified, feature-rich solution for the job site. The CT SYS has tool-triggered operation, high performance suction, self-contained hose and cord storage and is designed to be carried via an integrated handle, or worn over the shoulder using an included shoulder strap. […]