MRO Magazine

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October 31, 2002  

New lightweight water suction hose handles heavy duty jobs

Toronto, ON — Oct. 31, 2002 — Goodyear Canada’s engineered products division has introduced a new, lightweight, h…

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October 30, 2002  

Schneider Electric’s St. Hubert facility achieves ISO 9001 registration (October 30, 2002)

Toronto, ON — Oct. 30, 2002 — Schneider Electric’s St. Hubert, Que., manufacturing facility recently received its…

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October 29, 2002  

Pamensky open house marks expansion and 25th anniversary

Toronto, ON — Oct. 29, 2002 — An open house and reception were held recently at the new Toronto head office and w…

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October 28, 2002  

Study shows electric motors can be rewound without reducing efficiency

St. Louis, MO — Oct. 28, 2002 — The results of a new study on the impact of rewinding on the energy efficiency of…

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October 25, 2002  

Mechanical recycling process won’t harm the environment

Mammern, Switzerland — Oct. 25, 2002 — The separation of compound materials used in the machine, electronic and p…

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October 24, 2002  

Institute endorses efficiency program for pump motors

Parsippany, NJ — Oct. 24, 2002 — The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has endorsed the Premium Efficiency Electric Motor…

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October 23, 2002  

Fall during crane repair results in fine of $180,000 for health and safety violation

Hamilton, ON — Oct. 23, 2002 — National Steel Car Limited, a Hamilton, Ont., based manufacturer of rail cars, was…

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October 22, 2002  

Contraction in industrial demand keeps Applied results flat

Cleveland, OH — Oct. 22, 2002 — First quarter 2003 results for Applied Industrial Technologies produced sales of…

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October 21, 2002  

N.B. colleges to show off training capabilities Oct. 29

Fredericton, NB — Oct. 21, 2002 — On Oct. 29, 2002, eleven New Brunswick Community Colleges will open their doors…

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October 18, 2002  

New e-mail addresses for MRO staff

Toronto, ON — Oct. 18, 2002 — Effective immediately, the e-mail address extensions for all MRO contacts have chan…

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October 18, 2002  

Striking Noranda maintenance and production workers make progress

Montreal, QC — Oct. 18, 2002 — Talks resumed yesterday between Noranda Inc. of Toronto and the union at its Horne…

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October 18, 2002  

Results from Canadian Manufacturing Week 2002 are encouraging

Toronto, ON — Oct. 18, 2002 — There was plenty of action on the show floor at Canadian Manufacturing Week (CMW),…

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October 17, 2002  

Striking maintenance and production workers to meet Noranda management today

Montreal, QC — Oct. 17, 2002 — Ray Desabrais, president of the union at Noranda Inc.’s Horne copper smelter in Qu…

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October 16, 2002  

Stelco fined $175,000 for health and safety violation

Hamilton, ON — Oct. 16, 2002 — Stelco Inc., a large Hamilton steel manufacturer, was fined $175,000 last month fo…

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October 15, 2002  

MRO safety award goes to U.S. technical operations manager

Hamburg, Germany — Oct. 15, 2002 — Hal Heule, America West’s senior vice-president of technical operations, was h…

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October 14, 2002  

Big ISA 2002 conference set for Oct. 21 start

Chicago, IL — Oct. 14, 2002 — ISA, the Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society, will hold its annual con…

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October 11, 2002  

November Automation Fair to feature latest products and services

Anaheim, Calif. — Oct. 11, 2002 — Rockwell Automation will host its 11th annual Automation Fair, a free education…

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October 10, 2002  

Rexnord sale to investment firm includes five bearing companies

London, England — Oct. 10, 2002 — Invensys plc of London, England, has sold Rexnord Corporation of Milwaukee, Wis…

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October 9, 2002  

CFE Industries completes reverse takeover of Commercial Bearing Service

Edmonton, Alta. — Oct. 9, 2002 — CFE Industries Inc. has successfully closed a reverse takeover of Commercial Bea…

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October 8, 2002  

Applied acquires Industrial Equipment (IECO) in western Canada

Saskatoon, Sask. — Oct. 8, 2002 — Applied Industrial Technologies Ltd. of Saskatoon, Sask., yesterday completed t…