Press

February 21, 2017

We are delighted to announce that Novarc Technologies will be hosting this month’s American Welding Society BC Sections’ monthly dinner meeting at our new location in North Vancouver. This will give the members a chance to  see our Spool Welding Robot in action.

The meeting will start with a dinner, and followed by a presentation, and is scheduled for:

  • Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017
  • Time: 5 PM [social hour], 6 PM [dinner] and 7 PM [presentation]
  • Place: Novarc Technologies, Unit 6 – 1225 East Keith Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7J 1J3 (click here for Google map)

If you are interested in joining this dinner meeting, please let Brenda Moe know of your attendance by Friday, February 24, noon. You may contact her via email at (bmoe77@telus.net) or send a fax to  604-929-5267.

 

 

December 1, 2016

We are pleased to announce we have moved to a new office as of December 1st, 2016. With close to 7,000sqft office and shop space, the new office allows us to scale our operations and enable us to help our customers much more effectively. Our new office is located at Unit 6, 1225 East Keith Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7J 1J3.

 

September 15, 2016

We are excited to announce that the American Welding Society BC Section is hosting our CEO Soroush Karimzadeh to kick start their 2016 presentation series. Soroush is going to talk about how Novarc’s collaborative welding robots can help pipe shops become much more competitive by enabling welders and weld technicians increase the quality and productivity of their work.

The meeting will start with a dinner, and followed by a presentation, and is scheduled for

  • Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
  • Time: 5 PM [social hour], 6 PM [dinner] and 7 PM [presentation]
  • Place: UAPICBC, Suite #101 – 1658 Foster’s Way, Annacis Island, Delta BC

For more information on the dinner and where you can get tickets please click here.

The American Welding Society is a multifaceted, nonprofit organization with a goal to advance the science, technology and application of welding and related joining disciplines. From factory floor to high-rise construction, from military weaponry to home products, AWS continues to lead the way in supporting welding education and technology development.

 

September 13, 2016

Join us at Vancouver Startup Week, a week-long celebration of Vancouver’s technology and innovation community, happening September 26 to 30, 2016. This year our CEO Soroush Karimzadeh will be hosting a talk on collaborative robots and their applications. The talk provides a background on advent of collaborative robots, the relevant safety standards, how Novarc’s collaborative robot is set to transform the pipe welding industry. Novarc is partnering up with Vancouver Startup Week to host this event from 12.00 to 13.00 on September 29th at CodeCore . There is only a limited space available so make sure to sign up for the event here

Vancouver Startup Week’s workshops and events are centred around this year’s theme, “Connecting Vancouver to the World.” Offerings will be aligned closely with the BCTECH Strategy pillars. The focus will be to improve access to capital and deepen our tech talent pool. We want to help entrepreneurs connect with key stakeholders while celebrating their achievements.
We look forward to seeing you there!

August 31, 2016

We are happy to announce that we have qualified for round 4 of the BCIC – New Ventures competition. Novarc is now in the final round of the competition. The 10 companies advancing to the final round will pitch to a judging panel of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and investors. The winners will be announced at the New Venture Competition Awards Ceremony taking place on September 26, 2016. To learn more about the competition and the Fourth round, please visit: http://www.newventuresbc.com/2016/08/top-10-finalists/

August 11, 2016

Novarc’s collaborative welding robot for accurate and cost-efficient 1G pipe welding featured in APEGBC’s  Innovation Magazine’s project highlights for 2015/2016, among other great innovations in the province. Thank you APEGBC! https://www.apeg.bc.ca/getmedia/9ca1e706-27d2-4503-8b00-332700335ed4/201604-Jul-Aug-Innovation-MR.pdf.aspx

July 29, 2016

Our latest article in The Fabricator on how Novarc’s SWR robot is going to disrupt pipe welding: http://www.thefabricator.com/article/tubepipefabrication/a-novel-approach-to-pipe-welding-automation

June 17, 2016

We are happy to announce that we have been qualified for round 3 of the BCIC – New Ventures competition. Novarc is now among the top 25 startups in the technology sector in 2016.  The 10 companies advancing to the final round will be announced on August 31st, 2016. To learn more about the competition and the Third round, please visit: http://www.newventuresbc.com/2016/06/nvbc2016-announcement-round-3/

April 12, 2016

In collaboration with the Alberta Manufacturing and Fabrication Innovation Program (AMFI), we are honored to be presenting our world leading SWR machine’s capabilities at the welding demonstration session on April 12th and April 13th at the Alberta Innovates Technology Futures in Edmonton. This two-day event is dedicated to high-mix low-volume welding automation challenges. Send us an email for more information about the presentations.

Please see link for more information: