MRO Magazine

June 28, 2002  

Worker tumbled to death when overhead mobile crane was moved

Toronto, ON — June 28, 2002 — Ferguson Heating Equipment Ltd., a Toronto-based company which installs and repairs…

June 27, 2002  

CMMS software leader revealed in analyst’s study

Toronto, ON — June 27, 2002 — Indus International Inc. of Atlanta, GA, has been named the leading global supplier…

June 26, 2002  

Montreal cogeneration project would lower energy costs for Lantic Sugar plant

Montreal, QC — June 26, 2002 –To lower its costs, Lantic Sugar Limited is planning to use energy from a new cogen…

June 25, 2002  

Government ministers to fight for innovation

Vancouver, BC — June 25, 2002 — Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for industry,…

June 24, 2002  

New Brunswick skilled-trade camp for girls expands

Saint John, NB — June 24, 2002 — Two new Girls Exploring Trades and Technology (GETT) camps will be offered for a…

June 21, 2002  

Decade-old Westray mine tragedy marked in Nova Scotia

Halifax, NS — June 21, 2002 — Nova Scotia Environment and Labour Minister David Morse has paid tribute to the 26…

June 20, 2002  

“Monday” is new name of consulting firm

Toronto — June 20, 2002 — PwC Consulting, a business of New York based PricewaterhouseCoopers, has announced that…

June 19, 2002  

Maintenance worker killed when pressure tank was tested for leaks

Leamington, ON — June 19, 2002 — H.J. Heinz Company of Canada Ltd., a Toronto-based manufacturer of food products…

June 18, 2002  

Stall in on-line procurement by business likely to be temporary

Montreal, QC — June 18, 2002 — A new study of e-procurement practices calls into question assumptions that on-lin…

June 17, 2002  

PT sales climbing again

Chicago, Ill. — June 17, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released the April 200…

June 14, 2002  

Surprise blitz by WSIB intended to raise awareness of agency

Oshawa, ON — June 14, 2002 — A team of experts from the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) dropped in on…

June 13, 2002  

Father speaks about accident prevention for youth

Kitchener, ON — June 13, 2002 — Rob Ellis, an outspoken activist for workplace safety, today addressed members of…

June 12, 2002  

Portable air compressors recalled for tank corrosion

Woodcliffe Lake, NJ — June 12, 2002 — The Ingersoll-Rand Company has recalled about 458,000 portable air compress…

June 11, 2002  

Maintenance and repair firm in Calgary redesigns its website

Calgary, AB — June 11, 2002 — Kadon Electro Mechanical Services Ltd., a provider of rotating equipment maintenanc…

June 10, 2002  

Positive attendee feedback confirms industrial trade show success

Kitchener, ON — June 10, 2002 — The 2002 Southwestern Ontario Industrial Show, which took place June 5-6, 2002, s…

June 10, 2002  

Maintenance crew injured in Syncrude explosion

Fort McMurray, AB — June 10, 2002 — Three maintenance workers were injured at Plant 19 of the Syncrude Canada oil…

June 7, 2002  

Organizations can now add their own upcoming events to our Events Calendar

Toronto, ON — June 7, 2002 — A new feature on allows organizations to add their own listings of u…

June 6, 2002  

Ultra-accurate calibration standard launched for the electrical power industry

Mississauga, ON — June 6, 2002 — Deregulation within the electrical power industry is leading to a sharp increase…

June 3, 2002  

Conestoga College gets skilled trades funding to promote women in non-traditional sectors

Toronto, ON — June 3, 2002 — Conestoga College’s Women in Skilled Trades (WIST) program in Kitchener, Ont., is re…