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Linear Transfer Systems & Automation

Linear transfer systems have been the backbone of the automation industry landscape for a long time.  Or should we say, the back saver, as linear transfer automation has removed a...

Our Action Plan for Reducing the Stigma

Innovative is pleased to announce the following 2017 Mental Health Program aimed at addressing all 4 “pillars” of Mental Health in the workplace: 1. Anti-Stigma: ...

What is PLC Programming and Automation?

Figure 1 A Typical Modular PLC for Large-Scale Applications; This is the Allen-Bradley ControlLogix Series What in the World is PLC Programming, and Why is it Important? PLC programming is the act...

Incredible Robotic Welding Advancements in 2016

Robotic welding has brought tremendous advancements to the welding and automation industry. In this article, we explore the different facets of robotic welding. What is robotic welding? Welding has always been the...

How it’s Made: Mechanical Design and Engineering

What is a Mechanical Engineer? Exactly what a mechanical Engineer is can vary based on industry, perspective and project. Formally, Professional Engineers Ontario reserves the title for Professional Engineers with a...

10 years with NO lost time injury

On May 12 Innovative celebrates 10 years with no lost time injuries.  This is a major safety milestone and we couldn’t have done it without our employee’s contributions to Health...