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January 31, 2002  

Chicago Rawhide bearing seal plant to close

Gteborg, Sweden — Jan. 31, 2002 — SKF is closing its Chicago Rawhide bearing seals plant in Bethlehem, Penn., an…

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January 30, 2002  

Timken takes hits in 2001 but expects improvements in 2002

Canton, OH — Jan. 30, 2002 — The Timken Company has reported that its sales fell 8% in 2001, to US$2.4 billion fr…

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January 29, 2002  

Mounting/dismounting of bearings made easier by Internet technology

Toronto, ON — Jan. 29, 2002 — A website giving detailed instructions for mounting and dismounting of all major SK…

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January 28, 2002  

Alliance of firms to provide industrial power management and monitoring

Toronto, ON — Jan. 28, 2002 — Schneider Electric, Albercorp, Cummins Onan, EFI, and Stulz have joined MGE UPS Sys…

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January 25, 2002  

Nrnberg Trade Fairs appoints representative in Canada

Kingston, ON — Jan. 25, 2002 — Unilink has been appointed as the exclusive representative for NrnbergMesse trade…

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January 24, 2002  

NEMA reaffirms PM standard for control systems

Rosslyn, Va. — Jan. 24, 2002 — NEMA, the National Electrical Manufacturers Association, has reaffirmed ICS 1.3-19…

News
January 23, 2002  

Manufacturing business conditions show optimism in December

Cleveland, OH — Jan. 23, 2002 — The results of the December Business Conditions Report, released by the Precision…

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January 22, 2002  

Special Canadian version of PTplace website is activated

Greenville, SC – Jan. 22, 2002 — PTplace.com, a business-to-business e-commerce site specifically for distributors…

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January 21, 2002  

Canadian distributors saw PT sales ease off slightly in November

Chicago, Ill. — Jan. 21, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released the November…

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January 18, 2002  

SKF to close U.S. seals plant

Gteborg, Sweden — Jan. 18, 2002 — THe SKF bearing seals manufacturing plant in Bethlehem, Penn., will be closed…

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January 18, 2002  

Motion control supplier relocates office and plant in Ontario

Barrie, ON — Jan. 18, 2002 — Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is relocating its head office to new facilities on 2…

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January 17, 2002  

Timken to reorganize bearing business units

Canton, OH — Jan. 17, 2002 — A reorganization at The Timken Company will affect its aerospace and super precisio…

News
January 16, 2002  

Kaydon bearing firm dispenses with its fluid power group

Ann Arbor, MI — Jan. 16, 2002 — Kaydon Corp. has sold its Fluid Power Group to an undisclosed private buyer in th…

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January 16, 2002  

NSK Canada reporting line changes

Mississauga, ON — Jan. 16, 2002 — NSK Canada has seen a change at its parent organization. NSK Ltd. of Tokyo, Jap…

News
January 15, 2002  

SKF acquires supplier of actuation systems

Gteborg, Sweden — Jan. 15, 2002 — SKF has acquired Magnetic Group of Liestal, Switzerland, a manufacturer of el…

News
January 14, 2002  

Alliance creates single source for 12 million oil seals

Charlotte, NC — Jan. 14, 2002 — Goodrich Corporation’s Garlock Sealing Technologies has formed a marketing allian…

News
January 12, 2002  

Online electrics training program cuts travel costs for firm

Toronto, ON — Jan. 12, 2002 — With constraints on travel and a general concern for profitability, many companies…

News
January 11, 2002  

INA takeover of FAG completed

Herzogenaurach, Germany — Jan. 11, 2002 — The hostile takeover of FAG Kugelfischer Georg Schfer AG of Schweinfur…

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January 11, 2002  

Industrial product and raw materials prices fell in November

Ottawa, ON — Jan. 11, 2002 — Manufacturers’ prices, as measured by the Industrial Product Price Index (IPPI), dec…

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January 10, 2002  

Timken launches Canadian online store

Canton, OH — Jan 10, 2002 — The Timken Company has launched a Canadian version of the Timken Store at www.PTplace…