Origin International and WAMIC collaborate to deliver world-leading inspection analysis

Research & Innovation’s leading-edge dimensional metrology equipment has received a performance upgrade thanks to a partnership with a global inspection analysis software leader. Origin International Inc. (OII) and Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) are collaborating to bring additional capabilities to the Centre’s research and technical services repertoire. Ontario-based Origin is the world leader in …Continue reading »

WAMIC team performs 3D dimensional analysis inspections for aerospace firm

Research laboratory technologist Brock Husak on-site at aerospace company Fleet Canada with WAMIC’s FARO Vantage Laser Tracker performing tolerance inspections on an aircraft jig. There is no compromising quality within the aerospace industry. Naturally, every part and assembly demands reliable precision, with no room for error. Local aerospace stalwart Fleet Canada Inc. has major clients …Continue reading »

UPCOMING EVENT: Lead Time: ‘Overcoming Manufacturing Challenges with 3D Printing’ webinar on March 11

Niagara College’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre is hosting “Lead Time” a webinar series focusing on Overcoming Manufacturing Challenges with 3D Printing on Thursday, March 11th at 11 AM. Register for this event here. These days, we are working harder in the midst of continued uncertain times. Niagara College’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre is …Continue reading »

Brilliant Photonics’ UV-C commercial lighting system to disinfect COVID-19 virus

Coronavirus structural morphology Brilliant Photonics is well known for developing high-tech industrial lighting systems for the agricultural and horticultural industries. Now the Kitchener, Ont. company is adding another market to its list – industrial disinfection technology to help kill viruses like SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for COVID-19. They are utilizing the high intensity of ultra-violet …Continue reading »

UPCOMING EVENT: Lead Time: Metrology Trends webinar on Feb 25

These days, we are working harder in the midst of continued uncertain times. Niagara College’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre is introducing a new educational webinar series – LEAD TIME to provide information on how you can introduce Industry 4.0 technologies to help your company work smarter, not harder. Rob Johnston of CAD MicroSolutions will …Continue reading »

NOW HIRING: Computer Programmer Research Assistant position available with our Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre team

Computer Programmer Research Assistant, Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre   The successful candidate will work with the Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre team. The work includes programming, testing and troubleshooting of agricultural data management and mapping web software. The position could involve development of web/cloud/IoT services, and helping to develop robotics technology. You …Continue reading »