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    Certified Haz-Loc Custom Panel Builder (July 28, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. is proud to announce that we have become a Certified Hazardous Location Custom Panel Builder (NNNY and NNNY7) approved for both Canada and the U.S. (cULus): - Class 1, Div 1 and Div 2, Groups A, B, C and D - Class 1, Div 1 UL 1203, CSA C22.2 No. 30-M1986, Explosion - Proof and Dust - Ignition - Class 1, Div 1 (Purged / Pressurized Type X) - Class 1, Div 2 (Purged / Pressurized Type Z) - Class 1, Div 2 (Nonincendive) - ANSI / ISA12.12.01 -2013, CSA C22.2 No. 213-M1987, Nonincendive Electrical Equipment for Use in Class I and II, Div 2, and Class III, Div 1 and 2 Hazardous (Classified) Locations.

    New Partnership (June 19, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. has become a proud Integrator partner of the 2015 award winner for Innovation in Occupational Safety Management from The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), Machine Safety Management software and ReiTech. MSM Software is a comprehensive solution that changes the way organizations handle machine safety. It documents due diligence, risk assessments and information for each machine to provide safety managers with an accurate, highly detailed view of their entire organization's machine safety compliance. Contact us to schedule a demonstration.

    Lighting Retrofit (June 10, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. has successfully completed a three-storey parking garage LED Lighting Retrofit located in Yorkville, Toronto. VLS Group Inc. was selected due to our industry reputation of high quality and the ability to deliver within timelines. Contact us today for a lighting evaluation.

    Machine Tending (May 19, 2015)

    Another machine tending success story. Are you a CNC production company owner looking to increase productivity? If so, let us help you automate with Universal Robots and run a more efficient and profitable business without additional guarding!

    CNC Production Company Owner?(May 12, 2015)

    Are you a CNC production company owner looking to increase productivity? If so, let us help you automate with Universal Robots and run a more efficient and profitable business without additional guarding!

    Fibre Optic Communication Panel (March 31, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. have completed building Fibre Optic Communication Panels for Samsung's 250MW Grand Renewable Wind and Solar Park Project in Ontario, Canada. VLS Group Inc. was selected due to our industry reputation of high quality and the ability to deliver within timelines.

    Demo Cases (March 18, 2015)

    Do you need to market your Automation and Instrumentation products? VLS Group Inc. specializes in building demo cases for some of the largest Automation and Instrumentation Manufacturers in the world; Rockwell Automation, Omron and WIKA Instruments Ltd.

    Real Time Monitoring System (February 20, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. has completed a multi-million dollar and multi-year project building and installing Real Time Monitoring Systems (RTMS) for the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC). They are integrated with all of their Elevator and Escalator control systems. This will allow the TTC the benefit of connecting all Elevating Devices to a main SCADA. This SCADA will provide crucial information to patrons with regards to elevating device closures. The TTC will have immediate feedback of elevating device failures which will allow them inform and dispatch service rapidly.

    Hazardous Location (Haz-Loc) (February 13, 2015)

    VLS Group Inc. designs and builds hazardous location (Haz-Loc) custom control panels to operate in environments where concentrations of flammable gases, vapors, liquids or combustible particles pose risks of ignition and explosion. Existing or new installations will be in compliance of Class 1, 2, 3 (2-Division system) and 3-Zone system designations. Please contact us today to discuss any current or future hazardous location panel building projects.

    cULus Certified (January 15, 2015)


    VLS Group Inc. is proud to announce that we have become a cULus Certified Custom Industrial Control Panel Builder (UL508A and CSA C22.2 No.14). Please contact us today to discuss any current or future panel building projects.

    Preferred Systems Integrator for Universal Robots (December 15, 2014)

    VLS Group Inc. is proud to announce that we are Ontario's first Preferred Systems Integrator for collaborative Robot Manufacturer Universal Robots! Universal Robots has reinvented industrial robotics with lightweight, flexible, and collaborative robotic arms. ISO compliant for Collaborative Robots. Application Specific Collaborative Robot Compliance to the recently released CSA Z434-14 Industrial Robots and Robot Systems - General Safety Requirements Standard. Please contact us today to discuss how we may integrate Universal Robots into your current or future applications.

     



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Improve, Optimize and Augment your automated production equipment. VLS Group Inc. is led by experts in automation and manufacturing.


For the last decade, our dedicated teams have set new standards for performance by combining engineering ingenuity with steadfast service. We help our client's realize productivity gains and improve the quality of their manufactured products.

Value to Our Clients:

Thinking Outside the Box - Not all applications able to use standard solutions, VLS Group Inc. prides on its ability to develop original concepts.

Customer Service - We take pride in our work and we will stand behind our product every single time.

Turn Key - To have maximum control of the final product, VLS Group Inc. uses all internal resources to design, assemble, program and perform quality control.

Long Term Business Partnership - VLS Group Inc. prides itself in earning long term partnerships with its clients. Our client's best interests are our best interests.



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◾ Ontario's first Preferred Systems Integrator for collaborative robot manufacturer Universal Robots


◾ Control Systems Integration & Automation Solutions
◾ cULus Certified Custom Industrial Control Panel Builder (UL508A and CSA C22.2 No.14)
◾ Hazardous Location Panel Builder for Class 1, 2, 3 (2-Division system) and 3-Zone system designations.
◾ Mechanical Systems Design & Build
◾ ESA Licensed Contractor


◾ Automation Retrofits
◾ Fixtures and Gauging Solutions
◾ Vision Systems & Robotics
◾ CNC and Machining Centers
◾ Industrial Networks
◾ PLC and HMI Programming
◾ SCADA Solutions
◾ 24/7 Emergency Support
◾ Site Audits and Inspections
◾ On-Site Support Contracts

When you are ready, invite us for a visit to learn how we have crafted effective solutions for businesses like yours to significantly improve production quality, consistency and reliability.