MRO Magazine

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June 30, 2001  

MRO purchases a factor in online B2B growth

Cambridge, Mass. — Online business trade in Canada will reach $272 billion (all figures in Canadian dollars) in 20…

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June 29, 2001  

Study shows slow growth for AC drives market

June 29, 2001 — A new market study of AC drives by Motion Tech Trends of Inglewood, Calif., indicates that the mar…

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June 28, 2001  

NTN Bearing Corp. of Canada Ltd. appoints new president

Toronto, ON — Rick Thomas will be promoted to president of NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada, Mississauga, Ont., e…

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June 27, 2001  

Basic Technologies becomes Bosch Rexroth Canada

Burlington, ON — Basic Technologies Corp. has been acquired by one of the companies for which it distributes produ…

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June 22, 2001  

Safety, equipment maintenance issues, addressed by new mining regulations in Ontario

Toronto — Changes to Ontario’s mining regulations will provide more protection for workers, give mine operators mo…

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June 21, 2001  

Air Canada to handle Lufthansa maintenance

Montreal — June 21, 2001 — Air Canada’s technical services division has signed a five-year contract to do mainten…

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June 19, 2001  

New distribution arm of Wajax boasts 66 branches

Toronto, ON — National Bearings, Wajax Motion Technologies, Wajax Process Technologies and Spencer Teris, the oper…

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June 15, 2001  

Test tool maker adds service manager

Mississauga, ON — June 14, 2001 — Fluke Electronics Canada has appointed Vince Casali as Service Manager for the…

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June 15, 2001  

New efficient-motor program launched in U.S.

Rosslyn, Va. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Association in the U.S. has launched a national Premium Effic…

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June 14, 2001  

Moving Violations: The dos and don’ts of safe forklift maintenance

An experienced forklift operator should already be familiar with

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June 14, 2001  

Motor Protection: Should you monitor on-line, off-line or both?

In modern industrial settings, motor protection comes in many

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June 14, 2001  

Maintenance Software: CMMS will improve supplier relationships and lower costs

Many maintenance shops across the country have achieved varying

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June 14, 2001  

Sheet-metal fabricator overhauls quality control process with laser scanner

Dumur Industries, of White City, Sask., is on a

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June 14, 2001  

Maple Leaf Foods increases productivity with food-grade lubricants

Staying competitive in the food industry means keeping food

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June 14, 2001  

Crane safety training saves lives and money

"Why should I train our crane operators? They already

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June 14, 2001  

Plant Safety: Regulators change exposure limits of HazMat laws

For the first time in 14 years, Ontario has

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June 14, 2001  

Seeing the Big Picture: Plant professionals can’t afford to ignore safety

Most people who spend their working lives in the

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June 14, 2001  

It’s All in Your Head: Experts weigh the pros and cons of behavioural-based safety

Dupont calls it the "safe person concept." Proctor &

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June 14, 2001  

Dehydration prevention reduces workplace accidents

With the official start of summer only a few

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June 14, 2001  

Beware the hidden dangers of confined spaces

Most dangers are easy to spot in the plant