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April 30, 2001  

Big U.S. industrial show releases attendance figures

Chicago, IL — April 30, 2001 — Final figures released today reveal that 45,741 people attended the 11th annual Na…

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April 27, 2001  

Workplace Day of Mourning April 28

Each year, April 28 is observed across Canada as the Day of Mourning, a day to honour those who have died, suffered…

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April 27, 2001  

It’s official: MEMAC joins CME May 1

Ottawa — Perrin Beatty, president and CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and Larry Barrett, chairman, M…

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April 25, 2001  

Timken to cut bearing manufacturing operations, raise productivity

Canton, Ohio — Bearing manufacturer The Timken Co. plans to close two plants, sell one, and lay off 1,500 of its 2…

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April 25, 2001  

ODG to unveil expanded gear and ATV facility in June

New Hamburg, Ont. — Ontario Drive and Gear will hold a ceremony June 8, 2001, to mark the opening of a new 40,000…

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April 24, 2001  

PTDA enhances web site options

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has made additional enhancements to its web site. Highlights…

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April 23, 2001  

Ontario’s focus on productivity, skills shortages, needs more bite, says CME

TORONTO, April 19, 2001 – -The Ontario government’s emphasis on productivity, competitiveness and education in the…

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April 18, 2001  

ABB undertakes major expansion project in Ontario

Burlington, ON — ABB Inc. has begun construction of a new facility in Burlington, Ont., west of Toronto. The compa…

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April 16, 2001  

Seminar to focus on Pre-Start Health & Safety Reviews: Are you in compliance for changes to your machinery and equipment?

Toronto, ON — April 16, 2001 — Information, strategies and techniques to deal with the issues Pre-Start Health &…

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April 16, 2001  

Case History: Magnetic coupling reduces pump and motor problems at pulp and paper mills

April 16, 2001 — Based on newly released results related to maintenance and energy savings at two U.S. pulp and pa…

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April 14, 2001  

Choose the right spider when looking for flexible couplings

Jaw couplings are widely used for continuous-duty electric motor-driven

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April 14, 2001  

Temperate Zones: New HVAC technology offers total climate control

Considering the conflicting goals that HVAC professionals have to

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April 14, 2001  

Maintenance Software: Implementing software correctly requires a solid methodology

If you have noticed that 50 percent or more

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April 14, 2001  

An open and shut case for the benefits of Web-accessible plant operations

At a recent automation show in Paris, France, manufacturing

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April 14, 2001  

New Directions: Is your maintenance career at the crossroads?

In a recent PEM reader panel survey, almost two-thirds

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April 14, 2001  

New Directions: Three essential steps to maintenance success

Most human resource experts agree that most people today

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April 14, 2001  

It’s not what you know… The top five tips on making the most of networking

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve probably heard it

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April 14, 2001  

Plant Safety: What defines a reliable safety system for machine guarding?

The issue of interpreting the CSA standard for machine

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April 12, 2001  

MEMAC to become a council of CME; office to close at end of month

Mississauga, ON — April 11, 2001 — MEMAC, the Machinery & Equipment Manufacturers Association of Canada, voted to…

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April 11, 2001  

Timken to be part of repair and maintenance team in Brazil

April 11, 2001 — The Timken Co. of Canton, OH, a bearing manufacturer, and equipment manufacturer Bardella of Sao…