MRO Magazine

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August 31, 2001  

FEATURE REPORT: New challenges for workers and employers mean more complex power game is emerging; Trends changing in hiring, firing, job seeking

Study surveys 6,000 Canadian and U.S. workers…

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August 29, 2001  

CME calls for national innovation strategy based on industry’s perspective

Ottawa — Aug. 29, 2001 — Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters president and CEO Perrin Beatty has urged Jean Chrti…

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August 28, 2001  

Distribution management seminar focuses on supply change management

Woodlands, TX — Aug. 28, 2001 — Supply chain management is the focus of a seminar on Oct. 22-26 at the Thomas A.

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August 27, 2001  

N.A. market a challenge for SKF in several sectors

Gteborg, Sweden — Aug. 27, 2001 — The SKF Group has reported that profit before taxes is up 14.3 per cent for th…

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August 27, 2001  

Pump division carved out of GD compressor arm

Quincy, Ill. — Aug. 27, 2001 — Gardner Denver Inc. has created a new pump division. The company manufactures reci…

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August 26, 2001  

Ethane leak sets off major industrial fire

Fort Saskatchewan, AB — Aug. 26, 2001 — A major fire erupted at a BP Canada Energy Co. plant Sunday. The facility…

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August 24, 2001  

Hydraulic specialist certification course to review mechanical and electrical fundamentals

Toronto, ON — Aug. 24, 2001 — The Canadian Fluid Power Association will offer its Hydraulic Specialist Certificat…

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August 23, 2001  

Parts from huge plant will go to the highest bidder–on-site or on-line

Mobile, AL — Aug. 23, 2001 — Need some parts? How about a whole new plant? Maybe a complete pulp mill? Look no fu…

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August 22, 2001  

Bearing maintenance training program set for November

Mississauga, ON — Aug. 22, 2001 — NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada Limited is offering its TEAM Program to maint…

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August 21, 2001  

RCM concepts seminar for managers set for Sept. 21 in Calgary

Calgary, AB — Aug. 21, 2001 — Maintenance Management in the 21st Century: Getting Ready for the New Millenium is…

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August 20, 2001  

Conference discusses downtime really deep down — under water

New Orleans, LA — Aug. 20, 2001 — Managing downtime in deep water exploration and production facilities is one to…

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August 17, 2001  

Maker of cranes and hoists gets distributor’s quality award

Aug. 17, 2001 — Columbus McKinnon Corp. of Amherst, N.Y., has been awarded a Grainger 2000 “Customer Focused Quali…

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August 17, 2001  

Solvents plant planned for Alberta

Calgary, Alta., Aug. 17, 2001 — MRO product suppliers in Alberta can expect to benefit from the plans of Enerchem…

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August 15, 2001  

Bearing distributors hope e-commerce will reduce operating costs

Glen Ellyn, IL — Aug. 15, 2001 — Results of a recent member survey by the Bearing Specialists Association about e…

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August 15, 2001  

Canadian Bearings receives supplier honour from Toyota

Mississauga, ON — Canadian Bearings has been awarded Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada’s prestigious “Outstanding…

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August 14, 2001  

Manufacturing technology show brings manufacturing and automation to Toronto this fall

Toronto, ON — Aug. 14, 2001 — More than 600 exhibitors, a lean production workshop and an automotive keynote lunc…

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August 14, 2001  

Despite wage rate challenges, high-profit PT distributors get higher employee performance

Chicago, Ill. — Aug. 14, 2001 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) recently announced the res…

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August 10, 2001  

Oil analysis course in Toronto in October promises to tell all

Toronto, ON — Everything About Oil Analysis is a skill-building training course for maintenance and reliability pr…

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August 10, 2001  

PSR compliance seminar set for Toronto in October

Toronto, ON — A half-day seminar on Pre-Start Health and Safety Reviews and compliance with Ontario Regulation 528…

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August 9, 2001  

Mechanical contractors plan association conference in New Brunswick

St. Andrews, NB — The Mechanical Contractors Association of Canada (MCAC) 60th Annual National Conference will be…