MRO Magazine

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December 31, 2002  

Motion Industries gets John Deer Key Award

Birmingham, AL — Dec. 31, 2002 — Motion Industries Inc. has received a John Deere Key Award for Outstanding Suppl…

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December 30, 2002  

Should less-skilled workers stay with current work or jump from job to job?

Ottawa, ON — Dec. 30, 2002 — Less skilled workers could substantially improve their prospect of earnings by stayi…

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December 27, 2002  

Ontario to hold second workplace safety student video awards contest

Toronto, ON — Dec. 27, 2002 — The Second Annual Ontario Workplace Safety & Insurance Board Student Video Awards C…

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December 26, 2002  

Smart bearing transmits its condition wirelessly

Canton, OH — Dec. 26, 2002 — Timken has introduced an intelligent wireless technology bearing for the rail indust…

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December 24, 2002  

Reed Exhibitions announces new schedule for its industrial trade events

Toronto, ON — Dec. 24, 2002 — To better reflect market conditions and buying cycles, Reed Exhibitions has made so…

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December 23, 2002  

Manufacturing stats for October show higher shipments, more jobs

Ottawa, ON — Dec. 23, 2002 — Despite manufacturers reporting higher shipments in October 2002, which marked the f…

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December 20, 2002  

Innovation is the real solution to climate change, CME says

Ottawa, ON — Dec. 20, 2002 — “If Canada is serious about implementing the Kyoto Protocol, we are not going to see…

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December 19, 2002  

Gates to move U.S. headquarters

Denver, CO — Dec. 19, 2002 — The Gates Rubber Company plans to relocate its world headquarters. It has leased a n…

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December 18, 2002  

NSK Canada names new president

Mississauga, ON — Dec. 18, 2002 — NSK Canada Inc. has named William A. (Bill) Childers as president and chief ope…

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December 17, 2002  

PTDA plans second Canadian conference

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON — Dec. 17, 2002 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association’s (PTDA) has planned a…

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December 16, 2002  

New Ontario program to help foreign engineers get jobs

Toronto, ON — Dec. 16, 2002 – Internationally-trained engineers and other professionals in high demand will have…

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December 13, 2002  

PTDA reports drop in confidence level of manufacturers and distributors in October despite rise in sales over September

Chicago, IL — Dec. 13, 2002. — October 2002 sales trend data for distributors and manufacturers of power transmis…

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December 12, 2002  

Owens Corning names Motion Industries top MRO supplier

Birmingham, AL — Dec. 12, 2002 — Motion Industries has been selected as the Owens Corning MRO National Supplier o…

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December 11, 2002  

Outsourcing a key trend in Bank of Montreal outlook for Canada’s industries to 2006

Toronto, ON — Dec. 11, 2002 — The Bank of Montreal’s outlook for 45 Canadian sectors for the period 2002 to 2006…

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December 10, 2002  

Falconbridge Limited fined $225,000 for mine repair incident

Timmins, ON — Dec. 10, 2002 — Falconbridge Limited, a Toronto-based mining corporation which owns the Kidd Creek…

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December 9, 2002  

Employment rises in machinery manufacturing

Ottawa, ON — Dec. 9, 2002 — Employment in Canada rose by an estimated 42,000 in November 2002, continuing the str…

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December 6, 2002  

Motion adds new procurement website for shop supplies

Birmingham, AL — Dec. 6, 2002 — Motion Industries Inc. has created a new website for the procurement of industria…

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December 5, 2002  

Bonfiglioli restructures into two seperate companies

Concord, ON — Dec. 5, 2002 — Power transmission supplier BNA Bonfiglioli North America Inc. has restructured into…

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December 4, 2002  

New rep house covers PT and automation products

Aurora, ON — Dec. 4, 2002 — Power-Motion Components Inc. is a new manufacturer’s agent in the mechanical power tr…

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December 3, 2002  

Schneider Electric’s St. Hubert facility achieves ISO 9001 registration (December 03, 2002)

Mississauga, ON — Dec. 3, 2002 — Schneider Electric’s St. Hubert, Que., manufacturing facility recently received…