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MRO - February 2014


Beat the Chain Pain
Tips for getting more mileage out of your drive and conveyor chains.

Diagnosing motors with the push of a button
How power plants and water treatment facilities diagnose motor problems without using highly trained personnel.

Uncorking Savings
Winemaker uncorks higher productivity and cost savings by switching to chain that allows a dry-running bottling-line conveyor, resulting in a plant that is cleaner, safer, quieter and more energy efficient.


Industry Newswatch

Maintenance 101

Setting goals for maintenance
Establish three goals for 2014 equipment reliability, craft utilization and cost reduction and you'll benefit for years to come.


Enhancing the maintenance vision
How will your maintenance department complete its work orders in three years' time? Google Glass is one highly probable new solution.

Product News

Business Briefs

Business Briefs
News and views about companies, people, product lines and more

Editor's Notebook

MRO on the Road

MRO and safety expo goes big
Industrial distributor Acklands-Grainger celebrates its 125-year history at 'The Works' show in Toronto.

Mr. O, The Problem Solver

The Safety File

Preparing for new regs
What will the changes being made to the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act in July 2014 mean for you and your workplace?