MRO Magazine

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February 28, 2002  

MRO Software retreats from Datastream takeover

Bedford, MA — Feb. 28, 2002 — MRO Software, Inc. has withdrawn its offer to acquire Datastream Systems Inc. of Gr…

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February 28, 2002  

NTN offers advanced roller bearing maintenance seminar May 13-16 for end users, April 15-18 for distributors

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 28, 2002 — The NTN Team Program Rolling Bearing Application and Maintenance Seminar, a com…

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February 27, 2002  

CME says Kyoto could cost 450,000 manufacturing jobs

Ottawa, ON — Feb. 27, 2002 — Implementing the Kyoto Protocol could lead to plant closures throughout Canada and c…

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February 27, 2002  

Repair service now covers bearings as small as 3″ dia

Canton, OH — Feb. 27, 2002 — The Timken Company is expanding its Industrial Services’ repair capabilities to incl…

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February 26, 2002  

Siemens opens another facility in Ontario

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 26, 2002 — Siemens Canada has opened a new manufacturing, engineering and training centre…

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February 25, 2002  

Ringball to distribute Thomson linear motion line

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 25, 2002 — Ringball Corporation has been appointed a master distributor for the Canadian m…

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February 22, 2002  

PTDA adjusts dates of some upcoming conventions through 2006

Chicago, Ill. — Feb. 22, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has altered some of the da…

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February 22, 2002  

Timken to integrate Toronto logistics operation with CoLinx

Canton, OH — Feb. 22, 2002 — The Timken Company intends to sell assets from two of its North American regional se…

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February 21, 2002  

Caster company names new president and a VP

Toronto, ON — Feb. 21, 2002 — Darcor Limited has promoted Rob E. Hilborn from marketing manager to president of t…

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February 21, 2002  

Brook Crompton and Rexnord being sold by Invensys

London, England — Feb. 21, 2002 — Invensys plc, an international automation and controls firm, is selling its Bro…

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February 19, 2002  

SKF buys majority in NSK aerospace bearing business

Gteborg, Sweden — Feb. 19, 2002 — SKF has signed a letter of intent with NSK to acquire 75 per cent of the share…

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February 15, 2002  

SKF acquires maintenance engineering company in the U.S.

Gteborg, Sweden — Feb. 15, 2002 — SKF has acquired 100% of the shares of Erin Engineering and Research, Inc. Thi…

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February 14, 2002  

13 steps to better performance in your compressed air system

Interested in reducing the operating costs of your compressed

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February 12, 2002  

December sales gloomy for PT industry

Chicago, Ill. — Feb. 12, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its December…

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February 8, 2002  

New bearing and analytical service package is for debris-contaminated applications

Canton, OH — Feb. 8, 2002 — Timken Debris Solutions, an integrated program that combines a high-performance beari…

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February 7, 2002  

Energy management guide for electric motors unveiled

Rosslyn, Va. — Feb. 7, 2002 — A new electric motor guide aims to provide practical information to help industry s…

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February 6, 2002  

Electrical firm to supply equipment and funding to Quebec university

Sherbrooke, QC — Feb. 6, 2002 — The Universit de Sherbrooke in Quebec and Schneider Electric of Mississauga, Ont…

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February 5, 2002  

Hydraulic fluid named industrial product of the year

Toronto, ON — Feb. 5, 2002 — Petro-Canada’s Hydrex Hydraulic Fluids product line has won the 2002 Lubricants Worl…

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February 4, 2002  

Canada tops in industrial cost-competitiveness

Ottawa, ON — Feb. 4, 2002 — A new study ranks Canada as the leading cost-competitive industrial country in the wo…

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February 1, 2002  

WSIB safety campaign targets workplace health and safety

Toronto, ON — Feb. 1, 2002 — Everyone in Ontario must share responsibility for keeping workplaces safe — that’s…