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    • Design of improved engine shipping containers : final report 

      Roy, Lisa; Pilor, Eric; Santoyo, Christiana (Nancy); Bartel, Carl (2012-02-24)
      StandardAero has experienced difficulty with their current shipping containers for Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A engines, which are not providing sufficient protection from shipping mishandling. Th ...
    • Modular hip joint testing apparatus : final design report 

      Dueck, Jonathan; Sun, Guan; Toews, Gregory; Toth, Stephen (2012-02-24)
      This report details the design of a modular hip joint testing apparatus for the Concordia Hip and Knee Institute. Current methods of fatigue testing of artificial hip joints primarily focus on applying compressive axial ...
    • High precision composite mould design, Composites Innovation Centre : design report 

      Leblanc, Kyle; Morris, Devin; McMahon, Matt; Delorme, Jeff (2012-02-24)
      The purpose of this project is to design a high precision composite panel moulding system to improve the manufacturing process currently used by Composites Innovation Centre. The current method uses two flat aluminum plates ...
    • Design of a front aerodynamic package : final design report 

      Balakrishnan, Nishant; Alnouri, Mohamed; Heiranian, Mohammad; Koos, Waldemar (2012-06-11)
      Aerodynamic devices are utilized in higher levels of motorsport such as Formula-1 to increase the traction of the tires by generating down force. This increase in traction increases the performance envelope of the race ...
    • Lubrication system and shifting system improvements 

      May, Morgan; Gryba, Bryce; Najar, Korosh; Galvez, Gerald (2012-06-11)
      This report presents designs for the lubrication circuit, scavenging prevention system and recommendations for shifting system upgrades to the 2012 University of Manitoba Formula Student Design Team. The scavenging ...
    • UMSAE Baja transmission design : final design report 

      Nuessler, Brian J.; Bais, John M.; Young, Steven N.; Zhao, Qiankun (2012-06-11)
      The University of Manitoba SAE (UMSAE) Baja team is a school group that designs, builds and races an off-road vehicle every year. The team has requested a re-design of their powertrain system, as they have had problems ...
    • Adjustable anti-scatter grid system for mammography tomosynthesis final report 

      Crawford, Graeme; Dueck, Nathan; Kirkbride-Taylor, Brian; Bull, Jordan (2012-06-11)
      Thirteen Engineering Co. (TEC) was tasked with developing a concept for an anti-scatter grid system that is compatible with mammography tomosynthesis machines, for CancerCare Manitoba (CCM). In the initial phases of the ...
    • Design of a coin roll check weighing system 

      Harder, Kevin; Jack, Christopher; Radwan, Shadi; Sicat, Gelleen (2012-06-11)
      The purpose of this report is to detail the design and analysis of a coin roll check weighing system for the Royal Canadian Mint. The intent of this system is to check the number of coins per wrapped roll, reject if ...
    • Design of Nihka propellant liner trimming tool : final design report 

      Wolff, Zachary J.; Hoogerdijk, Reuben J.; Li, Yafang; Su, Nan (2012-06-11)
      Bristol Aerospace Ltd. manufactures a stage of the Black Brant sounding rocket known as the Nihka rocket motor. After casting propellant into the motor casing, a two stage trim process must occur whereby first the excess ...
    • Design of an automated radiator panel rotating machine : final design report 

      Gagnon, Denis; Machungwa, Makumba; McKay, Brendan; Stewart, Gavin (2012-06-11)
      Micro Tool and Machine Ltd. (MTM) required our team to conceptualize and design a machine assembly process capable of moving and orientating transformer radiator cooling panels between two machine operations and in so doing ...
    • Kerrison rongeur redesign 

      McAllister, Timothy; Neill, Cory; Geyson, Kristopher; Boresky, Robert (2012-06-11)
      This report outlines the redesign of a Kerrison surgical instrument used by surgical staff at the Winnipeg Health Sciences Center (HSC). The primary goal of the redesign was to strengthen the current instruments while ...
    • Load simulator for tractor performance testing 

      Daniels, Philip; Hussien, Zemenay; Morgenstern, Kevin; Peters, Steven (2012-06-11)
      This report outlines a load simulator design for MacDon Industries Ltd. for tractor performance testing. The load simulator is designed to receive hydraulic and mechanical loads induced by an external source and convert ...
    • Rapid prototype manufacturing for an advanced composite wing structure 

      Goodmanson, Kris; Mazurek, Cam; McConomy, Sean; Wheeler, Frank (2012-06-11)
      The Composites Innovation Centre (CIC) requested Team Kinect12 to design a nodal frame manufacturing process for a small airplane wing using rapid prototyping (RP). The final design consists of nine lightweight shell-like ...
    • Robotic welding cell design final report 

      Silva, Denis; Cavallin, David; Dabrowski, Corey; Paseschnikoff, Andre (2012-06-11)
      Cormer Group Industries has requested C.A.D.D. consulting to develop or source a suitable welding cell in order to obtain future contracts. Since automated welding is a new process for CGI, it has been stated that the ...
    • Royal Canadian Mint plating line transporter retrofit 

      Tellier, Gabriel; Nagy, Brendan; George, Arun; Achari, Anulal (2012-06-11)
      Team ELEVEN was tasked by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM) to redesign the drive shafts for the coin plating line transporters. These drive shafts are used on the plating line transporters that transfer the batches of coins ...
    • Dump truck hoist redesign 

      Adri Putro, Fajar; Jhajj, Sharleen; Grafeneder, Matt; Fehr, Jason (2012-06-11)
      Quatro Consulting's final design report discusses the new hoist designs for Cancade Company Ltd. Cancade is a manufacturing company which produces heavy hauling equipment for agriculture, construction and oil and gas ...
    • Wicket gate lever redesign 

      Beatty, Jamie; Schnaider, Christopher; Jozwiak, Sebastian; Cortens, Leo (2012-06-11)
      The purpose of this report is to provide analysis and redesign details on a mechanical component which our client, Manitoba Hydro, has noted are prone to failure. The component in question, a wicket gate lever, serves as ...
    • Valmar metering drive redesign final report 

      Gade, Dallas; McDougall, Robert; Adamu, Najib; Lessard, Patrick (2012-06-11)
      Valmar Airflo Inc. is a Manitoba based company that makes granular applicators for various agricultural applications. Valmar’s implement-mounted applicators make use of a ground driven gear and chain system to meter product ...
    • Valmar fertilizer spreader gearbox redesign 

      Cortens, Henry; Denby, Steven; Kehler, James; Yang, Guangming (2012-06-11)
      Team 7 has been commissioned by Valmar Airflo Incorporated to propose a suitable redesign of the 7600 pull type fertilizer spreader gearbox. The following report presents the full redesign process undertaken. Three main ...
    • PT6 gas generator case stand 

      Soliman, Adam; Salinas, Erwing; Xu, Hao; Wang, Ye Qing (2012-06-11)
      This report contains a complete solution to the problem experienced by our client, StandardAero, while performing repairs in their facilities. StandardAero performs a nickel plating repair on the PT6 gas generator case. ...