MRO Magazine

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March 28, 2001  

MEMAC chews on merger with CME, decision expected April 11

The Ottawa, Ont., based Machinery & Equipment Manufacturers Association of Canada (MEMAC) will hold a special meeti…

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March 27, 2001  

Placer Dome mine in Timmins implements Internet-based maintenance program

Toronto, ON, March 22, 2001 — NRX.Global Corp., a B2B software and business solutions provider focused on the indu…

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March 27, 2001  

New compact tapered roller bearing gets ok for Siemens train

Stockholm, Sweden, March 23, 2001 — SKF’s new generation of a compact tapered roller bearing unit for railways, th…

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March 27, 2001  

Technology for overhauling production lines will be licensed to others

Cincinnati, Ohio, Mar. 16, 2001 — The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has licensed a proprietary technology for imp…

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March 27, 2001  

Timken improves bearing precision measurement tool

Engineers have significantly improved a diagnostic tool that measures bearing precision. A new torque tester, the R…

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March 27, 2001  

Opening of Calgary rotating equipment repair centre draws large crowds

Calgary, AB, March 16, 2001 — With over 350 of Western Canada’s largest users and operators of industrial equipmen…

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March 22, 2001  

Dofasco honored for service excellence by Toyota’s Cambridge, Ont., plant

Hamilton, Ont., March 19, 2001 — Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America Inc. has presented Hamilton, Ont., based…

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March 22, 2001  

Satellite-based bearing condition monitoring prevents machinery downtime anywhere

Schweinfurt, Germany — The latest product from the FAG Group is a new condition monitoring concept which permits t…

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March 21, 2001  

Bearing industry icon dies

Bill Botterill, one of the best known figures in the bearing industry in Canada, has died at the age of 66, after a…

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March 21, 2001  

SKF, INA, Timken and Rockwell set up Internet exchange for distributors

Four companies which manufacture a wide range of industrial products are teaming up to create an on-line exchange t…

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March 16, 2001  

Power transmission industry to learn about tools for success at October convention

Chicago, Ill., Mar. 15, 2001 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association’s (PTDA) upcoming annual convention…

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March 16, 2001  

Mineral oil leak from lubricants facility expected to have little impact, says Petro-Canada

Mississauga, ON, March 15 — A light sheen of mineral oil was detected on March 15, 2001, on the surface of Lake On…

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March 15, 2001  

NTN Bearing signs racing sponsorship deal, provides technical assistance on bearing packages

Toronto, ON, March 7, 2001 NTN Bearing Corporation will be a major sponsor of Scott Dixon, the number 18 PacWest…

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March 14, 2001  

Kadon to open Rotating Equipment Repair Center & Reliability Center of Excellence March 15th, 2001

Calgary, AB, March 11, 2001 — Kadon Electro Mechanical Services Ltd. Will hold a Grand Opening of its new Rotating…

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March 14, 2001  

Canadian growth shines well above U.S. for power transmission product sales

Chicago, Ill., March 8, 2001 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) released its trend data for…

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March 14, 2001  

Greenhouse gas missions growth slows as GDP rises

Ottawa, March 7, 2001 — VCR Inc. announced, in its third annual report to its Council of Champions, that “Canada’s…

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March 14, 2001  

Industrial equipment makers not all embracing e-business

A study of industrial-equipment manufacturing companies indicates that less than half of the 120 U.S. firms studie…

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March 14, 2001  

PTDA members project optimistic 2001 results

Chicago, Ill., March 6, 2001 – The Power Transmission Distributors Association’s 2001 Member Forecast projects upbe…