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    • Adhesive Testing Chamber Design for Optimizing Acoustic Honeycomb Core Composite Panels 

      Berke, Andrew; Dueck, Lionel; Golin, Erin; Lobana, Jashanpreet (2013-12-02)
      Composite honeycomb core sandwich panel structures that require acoustic dampening properties have an adhesive layer reticulated during panel manufacturing. Depending on core and adhesive material types, application of ...
    • 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 ...
    • AdjustableFiberglass Transformer Pad Mold 

      Couture, Nick; Drabchuk, Nick; Dyck, Andrea; Fedorchuk, Connor (2019-12-04)
      This design report provides an overview of the design process used by the U of M Team to develop a 2-dimensionl adjustable mold for Structural Composite Technologies’(SCT)custom transformer pad (T-Pad) production process. ...
    • AE2100 kitting cart design 

      Guerreiro, Patrick; Ramnath, Sundeep; Saggi, Mandeep; Grewal, Manpreet (2012-06-11)
      StandardAero’s AE2100 engine servicing facility is facing some issues in dealing with the handling of engine components. Engines are requiring greater levels of dismantling and the current carts used to store, track and ...
    • Aerial Lift Platform Design for Engine Testing Service 

      Biggs, Jessica; Borisov, Genadi; Halpin, Jared; Verwey, Cameron (2013-12-02)
      The ALPS (Aerial Lift Platform Specialists) were tasked with designing an aerial lift platform for the GLACIER facility in Thompson, Manitoba. This project consisted of three major phases: project definition, concept design, ...
    • Aircraft Skin Handling Device for Magellan Aerospace 

      Sandhu, Harjasdeep; Stephanson, Mitchell; Furlan, Jesse; Iwhewhe, Matthew (2017-12-06)
      Magellan Aerospace required a material handling device for composite aircraft skins to reduce the amount of damage that occurred during manual handling and operation by the operators. The damage that ...
    • Ambutech Joiner Operation Design 

      Hammad, Ahmed; McKay, Connor; McQuarrie, Curtis; Schappert, Anna (2016-12-07)
      Ambutechis a division of Melet Plastics Inc. which manufactures mobility canes. Ambutech provides their customerswitha custom product made ofaluminum, fiberglass, or graphite.Aluminum and graphitecanes make up 93.8% of ...
    • Analysis and Recommendation of Core Annealing Furnace Designs 

      Rabadia, Ketan; Gamble, Adam; Streuber, Gregg; Haruna, Issa (2013-12-02)
      The batch-process electric bell annealing furnace currently used by Carte International Inc. is outdated and is believed to be operating at below acceptable efficiency. The authors of this report have been contracted to ...
    • Analysis of air conditioning compressor mount to reduce noise, vibration and harshness 

      Fullante, Jasen; Fair, Matt; Newton, Dave; Strahl, Justin (2012-06-11)
      The purpose of this report is to design a solution originating in New Flyer Industries‟ Xcelsior bus line. The issue is excessive vibration and noise generated in the engine compartment caused by the air conditioning ...
    • Ankle-Foot Orthosis (AFO) Design 

      Hempel, Franzeska; Javed, Zafar; McKenzie, Chanelle; Wu, Misilyna (2016-12-07)
      The team was assigned to work with Anderson Orthopedics (AO), a private company specializing in the ability to provide patients with a customized ankle-foot orthosis (AFO). The main objective of the project was to optimize ...
    • Articulating Jig for Railside Bungalow Roofs 

      Wang, Aoyu; Burnham, Evan; Logan, Kyle; Duynisveld, Stephen (2017-12-06)
      The sponsor of this project is Modern Manufacturing Limited (MML). MML builds aluminum bungalows that house railway controls and components. The current process that MML uses to assemble and install the roof assemblies of ...
    • Automated Fixture for Leak Detection Scanning 

      Watson, Chris; Khangura, Parminder; Bozynski, Alex; Han, Jiaqi (2016-12-07)
      Price Industries designs and manufactures components for heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. One series of products they manufacture is the Price LFDC / LFDCSS Series Laminar Flow Diffusers with replaceable ...
    • Automated Packaging Machine Modifications 

      Safniuk, Josh; Kinch, Anthony; Wang, Yunan; Liu, Shuai (2015-12-07)
      Melet Plastics utilizes an automated packaging machine to attach header cards to its injection molded egg holder product. However, the financial advantages of using automation have not manifested at Melet due to the high ...
    • Automated Transfer of Plasma Cutting Dust 

      Ruday, Andrew; de Vos, Jonathan; Schkawritka, Keegan; Qian, Kewei (2016-12-07)
      Russel Metals (The Client), a bulk metal sales and metal processing company, has commissioned a team of four students from the University of Manitoba Mechanical Engineering program to help find a solution for a problem ...
    • Automated truss stacking : final report 

      Foord, Stephen; Johnston, Kristin; Iancu, Adrian; Krawchuk, Neil (2012-02-24)
      Team 16 was tasked by All-Fabrications Incorporated (All-Fab) in Winnipeg to solve their truss stacking problem. Currently, All-Fab is using manual labor to vertically stack the trusses. The use of manual labor creates ...
    • Automation of Loin Puller Feeder Process 

      Mckay, Christopher; Fan, Zheng; Van Deynze, Dylan; Lubi, David (2018-12-05)
      Hylife has recently increased production and seeks to automate one of their existing processes. The process focuses on identifying, separating, orienting, and transferring hog middles from a main conveyor to two ...
    • Bag Splitting Hopper 

      Rusk, Trevor; Dupont, Lianne; Knudson, Liam; Dziedzic, Anthony (2019-12-04)
      Nutrien Rocanville Potash (NRP) is a Saskatchewan based producer of potash fertilizer that wished to address safety concerns associated with the reagent addition process. This process currently requires operators to work ...
    • Bandsaw Safety Improvements 

      Huhtala, Justin; Patel, Harsh; Del Bigio, Milo; Anwar, M. Uzair; Wu, Weicheng (2018-12-05)
      Boeing Canada Winnipeg (BCW) is one of the largest aerospace composite manufacturers in Canada [1], producing over 500 parts and assemblies for its parent company Boeing. BCW is currently faced with a safety issue ...
    • Bird Ingestion Test Separation Membrane 

      Bailes, Matthew; Foster, Evan; Tecson, Matthew; Yu, Xin (2014-12-01)
      MACH 21 was tasked with designing a procedure and accompanying tooling to manufacture Mylar bird ingestion test separation membranes. The membranes are used to seal the chamber of an air cannon used in bird ingestion testing ...
    • Botanical PaperWorks Seed Bomb Production Process Improvement 

      Schmidt, Daniel; McGregor, Andrew; Fay, Sarah; Onojakpor, Okiemute (2018-12-05)
      Botanical PaperWorks sought to increase the profitability of their seed bomb product through the improvement of their production process. Prairie Roots has accomplished this by redesigning three components of ...