Tech-Con Automation: Delivering Customer Results with OCTOPUZ

Tech-Con Automation, based in Burlington, Ontario, Canada has been providing machining, fabrication, mechanical, electrical, project management and engineering services since 1995. Tech-Con Automation is a one-stop source for complete automation solutions. They specialize in robotic material handling solutions, pallet-based assembly lines, robotic waterjet cutting and cleaning systems. Their systems and solutions combine deep application knowledge, world-class…
Are you still manually programming your robot? Why not fully automate! For over 30 years Focus Auto Design Inc, based in Calgary AB, has been manufacturing OEM appearance accessories. Recently, with a change in their manufacturing processes, they have successfully launched an innovative new product known as the Tough FormFit Guard, a rouged hood protector manufactured…
Customer Spotlight: Strite Industries Started by Joseph Strite, Strite Industries was established in 1964. With only five employees, Joe and his team produced small, close-tolerance components for aerospace navigation systems. Now, led by Joe’s son, Richard, Strite industries has over 250 employees, and 100,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility. Today, the company has gained a global reputation…
Old World Craft Meets New World Technology using Robotics For the past 30 years, Old World Stone, a company based in Burlington ON, provides cut sandstone, limestone, and marble. Combining the traditional craft of cut stone in the hands of European trained stonecutters and carvers, with state-of-the-art technology using computerized drawings, cutting and carving equipment, Old…
In-House Solutions is pleased to announce that Tech-Con Automation has been added to our network of Preferred Robot Integrators. Founded in 1995, Tech-Con Automation has been a leading source of robotic material handling solutions for over 20 years, proudly operating out of Burlington, Ontario. They have an experienced team of over 65 employees who work together…
In-House Solutions is pleased to announce that D&D Automation has been added to our network of Preferred Robot Integrators. Since 1992 D&D Automation has been a leading provider of discrete and process controls technology operating out of Stratford, Ontario. The company is widely recognized for bringing a high level of expertise and innovation to each and…
We had the chance to visit New Age Robotics in Ayr, Ontario, and saw the great work they’re doing with OCTOPUZ. Using the offline programming software, they’re exploring the intersection of art and manufacturing by sculpting with industrial robots. Click here for more information on what OCTOPUZ can do for you!…
In 2013, Cap-Thin Molds (Mississauga, Ontario), a manufacturer of precision, multi-cavity production molds for caps and closures consolidated its manufacturing operations within a new, larger facility. By 2015, the company had driven time for a 32-cavity mold down from 18-20 weeks to 8-10 weeks. Carmen Goudey, Manager of CNC Operations, said that much of lead time…
In 2005 the machinists at VanDerZwaag Machining & Development began using Mastercam V9 for their CAD/CAM programming. Today they are caught up with the most current release, Mastercam X9, and are using it for Milling, Turning, and Wire EDM. Their family-run shop, previously known as VanDerZwaag Moulds and Dies, cuts a wide variety of highly specialized…
What happens when you combine a FANUC robot and OCTOPUZ offline programming software? For Guelph, Ont.-based Walinga Inc., it means productivity goes up and costs go down. Walinga specializes in the manufacture of engineered transportation equipment, including bulk feed bodies, dump and belt trailers, bag bulk and waste management units. Many of their tanks and trailers…