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May 30, 2002  

Bearing tips newsletter discusses benefits of replacing cups and cones together

May 30, 2002 — Timken has released its latest issue of Tech Tips, Volume 7, Issue 2: Replacing Cups and Cones Toge…

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May 30, 2002  

First of 35 meetings held to determine how to increase the number of skilled people available for industry

Waterloo, ON — May 30, 2002 — Andrew Telegdi, Ontario’s member of parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo, and Industry…

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May 29, 2002  

Website is a comprehensive reference for bearing application information

Mississauga, ON — May 29, 2002 — The NSK TeC website at www.tec.nsk.com is loaded with interactive tools designed…

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May 28, 2002  

Timken launches bearing reconditioning facility at customer location in Brazil

Sao Paulo, Brazil — May 28, 2002 — Timken has opened a bearing reconditioning facility within a customer’s operat…

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May 27, 2002  

New Montreal-area food plant to begin operations in September

Chambly, QC — May 27, 2002 — According to a report by Industrial Information Resources, Cargill Inc. of Minneapo…

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May 24, 2002  

New report outlines government’s technology strategy

Ottawa, ON — May 24, 2002 — Investing in Excellence, 1996-2001, the Government of Canada’s 2001 report on science…

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May 23, 2002  

SKF makes second acquisition in maintenance services market

Gteborg, Sweden — May 23, 2002 — SKF has acquired all of the shares of the Dutch company Delta Consult B.V., hea…

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May 22, 2002  

Industrial equipment auctioneer to expand in northern Alberta

Vancouver, BC — May 22, 2002 — Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. plans to expand its operations to bolster its prese…

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May 17, 2002  

Motion enhances Internet-based procurement system for MRO inventory

Toronto, ON — May 17, 2002 — Motion Industries Inc. has upgraded MotionMRO.com, a comprehensive Internet-based pr…

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May 16, 2002  

PT distributor confidence level flat as March sales drop

Chicago, Ill. — May 16, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its March tren…

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May 15, 2002  

Distributor gives key supplier award to Timken

Canton, OH — May 15, 2002 — The Timken Company was recently recognized as a key supplier for 2001 by industrial d…

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May 14, 2002  

Machinery and process safety rules to change in world of mechatronics, says Siemens

Mississauga, ON — May 14, 2002 — A new integrated industrial safety program covering all aspects of industrial au…

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May 13, 2002  

FAG Bearing sponsors CASCAR again

Hamilton, ON — May 13, 2002 — FAG Automotive, a division of the FAG Bearing Company, Mississauga, Ont., has becom…

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May 10, 2002  

AC drives will see huge impact from new technology, says research report

San Juan Capistrano, CA — May 10, 2002 — After suffering a double-digit decline in 2001, the North American AC dr…

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May 9, 2002  

Maintenance spending on upswing in chemical processing industry

Houston, TX — May 9, 2002 — The second quarter of 2002 is turning out to be only marginal in terms of capacity ut…

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May 8, 2002  

Economists at Noranda and CME win accuracy awards

Toronto, ON — May 8, 2002 Watson Wyatt Worldwide has presented two Canadian economists with awards for accuracy…

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May 7, 2002  

Southwestern Ontario industrial show set for June 5 start

Kitchener, ON — May 7, 2002 — In today’s economic climate, industrial manufacturers are increasingly focusing the…

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May 6, 2002  

Engineering body obtains stiff Order against man using engineer in title

Toronto, ON – May 6, 2002 – An Order under the Professional Engineers Act has been obtained by Professional Engin…

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May 3, 2002  

Two new sections added to Canadian Manufacturing Week

Toronto, ON — May 3, 2002 — Canadian Manufacturing Week (CMW), Sept. 24-26, 2002, at Toronto’s International Cent…

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May 2, 2002  

Long-time FAG executive succumbs to cancer

Mississauga, ON — May 2, 2002 — A memorial service is taking place tomorrow, May 3, 2002, at the Angus Glen Golf…