Canadian Manufacturing

Plant: Western Manufacturing Technology Show live and in-person

The Western Manufacturing Technology Show (WMTS) recently took place in Edmonton, AB, featuring the latest manufacturing technologies, products, processes, and topics from leading OEMs and suppliers showcasing their solutions.

October 13, 2021  by Maryam Farag

(From left) Billy Rideout, Stefano Chiovelli, Tonya Wolfe, and Ira Laughy.
Photo: Maryam Farag

For over 30 years, manufacturers in Western Canada have attended WMTS looking for new ideas, solutions and suppliers to help them gain a competitive edge.

This year, the show returned to being in-person, providing the audience an opportunity to tap into trends, forge new relationships, and evaluate dozens of technologies, including machine tools and tooling, work holding, metalworking, welding, and advanced manufacturing solutions from additive manufacturing to automation, robotics and
Industry 4.0.

Geared toward the needs of manufacturers in Alberta and surrounding regions; professionals serving industries, ranging from oil and gas to petrochemicals, construction, mining, and agriculture; benefited from meeting face-to-face with WMTS exhibitors. They included DMG MORI, Elliott Matsuura Canada, Thomas Skinner, Westway Machinery, among others.

Technologies presented by exhibitors included machine tools, tooling and work holding, metalworking and welding, advanced manufacturing, including additive manufacturing and Industry 4.0, automation and robotics, and design engineering.

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The full article can be found in Plant Magazine, a partner publication of Canadian Manufacturing.


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