DowDuPont has announced that its board of directors approved the previously announced separation of DowDuPont’s Materials Science Division, which will become the new Dow.
Concord, ON-based X Tronics is now representing Power-Sonic Rechargeable Batteries in Canada. Power-Sonic is said to have been a leading force in the global battery business for over 50 years, and the company has thrived due to a strong commitment to providing high quality cost-effective batteries, backed by a level of service that is second to none.
Leaders and innovators from business, government and the education sector gathered for ABB’s premier collaboration event from March 4-7 in Houston. Today, ABB is a leader in industrial digitalization with its innovative offering of digital solutions and services, ABB Ability, helping customers realize the tremendous productivity and performance improvements that digitalization delivers.
The competition was fierce, and the battles hard won at Georgian College’s third District FIRST Robotics event – Barrie, ON’s largest annual robotics competition – held at the Barrie Campus over the St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
Winters Instruments of Toronto has been honoured with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2019 Best Managed program recognizes best-in-class of Canadian-owned and managed companies demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth.
Montreal-based Ficodis Group is acquiring Reliable Bearing, a company specializing in power transmission products based in Mississauga, ON. This makes 14 acquisitions for Ficodis Group, allowing the company to complete its network of power transmission distributors and add new brands to its product portfolio.
St. Louis, MO-based Emerson has completed the purchase of Intelligent Platforms from General Electric. The addition of Intelligent Platforms programmable logic controller (PLC) technologies will enable Emerson, a global leader in automation for process and industrial customers, to expand its capabilities in machine control and discrete applications.
Onicon Inc., a Harbour Group company based in Largo, FL, has acquired the parent company of Pulsar Process Measurement Ltd., Jeff Fox, Harbour Group’s chairman and chief executive officer, has announced.
Evonik of Essen, Germany, has launched its second venture capital fund with a volume of €150 million, more than doubling the amount under management to €250 million. The new fund will help secure access to disruptive technologies and innovative business models as well as supporting Evonik’s digital transformation and enabling early identification of potential technology acquisition targets.