Entries by Dominic Talalla, P.Eng, MBA

Providing Essential Products

As the health of global citizens and economies continues to face great uncertainty, we at Datec feel fortunate to be a vital service producing essential goods for our customers With stringent safety measures in place including staggered scheduling, working from home where possible, physical distancing, enhanced cleaning and wearing masks and gloves, we have been […]

Modernizing the Food Industry with Thick Film and Glass Heating

The foodservice industry has been evolving for many years, but only in the past 70 years have speed, convenience, and consistency been so necessary to restaurant and food preparation operations, arguably propelled by the ‘McDonaldization’ of the industry. Not only are foodservice retailers needing to “keep up” in these categories, but they need to do […]

Highlights from the 2019 NAFEM Show

Datec recently attended the NAFEM Food Service and Equipment Supply Show in Orlando, where we had the opportunity to discuss our latest heating innovations for food equipment. NAFEM is North America’s largest food equipment manufacturer event, and an industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies, and issues facing the global foodservice experience. […]

Featured Solution: Portable Cancer Treatment Device for Underdeveloped Countries

At Datec, we design, test, and manufacture application-specific, high-performance heating solutions for our clients. Recently, we developed an aluminum-based heater for a lightweight, battery-powered device used to treat cancer in underdeveloped parts of the world. The client required a medical device that could be used to thermally destroy cancerous cells. Traditionally, such lesions have been […]

Will Parts Manufacturing and Research into New Technology Save the Canadian Automotive Industry?

General Motors (GM) announced last week that the company will stop making cars in Oshawa, ON after next year and will cease production on many of their gas-powered sedans. Although the latter announcement received less media attention in Canada due largely to the closure of the Oshawa plant, this news reinforces GM’s shift from gas-powered […]

Global Heating and Controls Manufacturer, E.G.O.- Group Makes Strategic Investment in Datec Coating Corporation

Datec Coating Corporation, a leading thick film heating element manufacturer and materials technology company has received a significant investment by E.G.O.- Group, based in Oberderdingen, Germany. This investment will provide Datec with the capital necessary to continue to expand its operations, invest in its proprietary manufacturing capability, and broaden its sales and marketing reach. “EGO’s […]