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July 31, 2001  

Chevron launches new synthetic gear and compressor oils

San Ramon, CA — July 26, 2001 — Chevron Lubricants and Specialty Products has introduced HiPerSYN Oils, a new lin…

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July 31, 2001  

TradeMC and Bruckner Supply relationship provides solution to maverick buying

Dallas, TX — July 30, 2001 — TradeMC, the sponsor of private, member-based networks for capital goods and related…

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July 25, 2001  

Over 1,000 visit MRO World 2001

Lake Buena Vista, FLA — MRO Software, Inc. reports that MRO World 2001, held July 23-25, 2001, in Lake Buena Vista…

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July 20, 2001  

New technology predicts manufacturing breakdowns, cuts downtime and repairs at Dofasco and saves millions

Hamilton, ON — July 20, 2001 — McMaster University and Dofasco Inc., both of Hamilton, have made a breakthrough i…

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July 19, 2001  

Illustrated MRO parts and docs now available for SAP users

Toronto — July 19, 2001 — Industrial maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) procurement is a strategic and time…

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July 19, 2001  

Siemens to complete integration of Moore Process Automation with forthcoming name change

Mississauga, ON — July 19, 2001 — Effective August 1, 2001, Siemens Moore Process Automation will be known as Sie…

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July 18, 2001  

Motor Industry clamps down on energy usage costs

Boston, MA — July 17, 2001 — A consortium made up of motor industry manufacturers and service centres, trade asso…

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July 18, 2001  

Industrial distributor Grainger sees big drop in quarterly profit

July 18, 2001 — W.W. Grainger Inc., a major U.S. distributor of industrial equipment, has seen its second-quarter…

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July 17, 2001  

Machinery vibration seminar and show planned for Edmonton

Edmonton, AB — July 17, 2001 — The Canadian Machinery Vibration Association, a non-profit organization dedicated…

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July 17, 2001  

Conveyor roller repair at Algoma Steel results in injury to worker

Sault Ste. Marie, ON — Steel manufacturer Algoma Steel Inc. of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., has been fined $130,000 for…

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July 16, 2001  

“Corner garage” for maintenance of Canadian Navy’s Pacific Fleet to be modernized

Esquimalt, B.C. — At a sod-turning ceremony on July 13, 2001, the Honourable Art Eggleton, Canada’s Minister of Na…

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July 16, 2001  

Lubrication industry is offered new online courses

July 16, 2001 — The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) and the Independent Lubricant Manufac…

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July 13, 2001  

Book list is a shortcut to learning about lean production methods

July 13, 2001 — Responding to questions from manufacturing professionals, the Lean Enterprise Institute (LEI) has…

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July 13, 2001  

NTN Bearing sponsors CART Fedex car at Toronto Molson Indy

Toronto, ON — July 13, 2001 — Through a special arrangement with PacWest Racing Group, NTN Bearing will be the pr…

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July 13, 2001  

MRO software tracks spare parts for Royal Navy helicopters

July 13, 2001 — Spirent Systems Aerospace Solutions of San Diego, Calif., has been selected by Lockheed Martin UK…

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July 12, 2001  

Pump monitoring system is one key to successful launch of Atlantis Space Shuttle

July 12, 2001 — The U.S. Space Shuttle Atlantis was launched this morning on its flight to the International Space…

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July 12, 2001  

Workplace risks the focus of fall conference in Toronto

Toronto — The Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada plans to hold a Public Forum on Knowledge Tran…

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July 11, 2001  

International Paper to retrofit or replace vintage equipment to use alternate fuels

New Orleans, La. — At the International Joint Power Generation Conference & Exposition in New Orleans, La., June 4…

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July 11, 2001  

Suppliers to own equipment in revamped Ford plant

July 11, 2001 — Ford Motor Co. is renovating a car plant in Cologne, Germany, which is scheduled to start producti…

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July 11, 2001  

Prairie firm secures maintenance U.S. contracts

Saskatoon, Sask. — July 11, 2001 — International Road Dynamics Inc. has secured the renewal of the Oregon Green L…