MRO Magazine

January 31, 2003  

New courses aimed at maintenance personnel

Birmingham, AL — Jan. 31, 2003 — Motion Industries Inc. has added several new courses to its Motion Institute of…

January 30, 2003  

Condition monitoring being linked to pumping technology

Milwaukee, WI — Jan. 30, 2003 — Rockwell Automation has announced it will provide Entek condition-based monitorin…

January 29, 2003  

Hand-held PDA can handle vibration analysis

Scarborough, ON — Jan. 29, 2003 — The MicroVibe, a portable vibration test and measurement instrument from SKF Re…

January 29, 2003  

Ford plant manager gets home town job

Oakville, ON — Jan. 29, 2003 — Earlier this month, Oakville-born Todd Bryant was named plant manager of Ford of C…

January 28, 2003  

Open standards for real-time condition monitoring under development

Atlanta, GA — Jan. 28, 2003 — Indus International Inc., a supplier of enterprise asset management (EAM) software…

January 27, 2003 named in Top 100 website list

Jan. 27, 2003 — This website,, published by Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine, has been selec…

January 24, 2003  

Ford’s Windsor plant to use flexible manufacturing for new F-150 engine

Windsor, ON — Jan. 24, 2003 — Ford of Canada’s largest engine plants soon will begin full-scale production of a n…

January 23, 2003  

IDI adds new vendors and distributor members

Mississauga, ON — Jan. 23, 2003 — IDI Independent Distributors Inc. has added products from Akro-Mils Canada and…

January 22, 2003  

Canada increases commitment to skilled trades careers

Hamilton, ON – Jan. 22, 2003 — The Government of Canada has announced funding of $12 million for the Canadian App…

January 21, 2003  

Applied reveals it paid $18 million for IECO

Saskatoon, Sask. — Jan. 21, 2003 — Applied Industrial Technologies Ltd. of Saskatoon, Sask., has revealed it paid…

January 20, 2003  

National Engineering Week in March to expose Canadian students to industrial career opportunities

Ottawa, ON — Jan. 20, 2003 –High school students choosing engineering as a career could find themselves working d…

January 17, 2003  

Electro-Federation Canada makes donation to Sunshine Dreams for Kids

Toronto, ON — Jan. 17, 2003 — Thanks to the overwhelming contributions from many Electro-Federation Canada member…

January 16, 2003  

Award nominations now open for leaders in electrical/electronic industries

Mississauga, ON — Jan. 16, 2003 — As tribute to the finest people in the electrical industry, Electro-Federation…

January 15, 2003  

New videos on skilled industrial jobs aimed at students

Toronto, ON — Jan. 15, 2003 — The Yves Landry Foundation has created a partnership with Youth View Communications…

January 14, 2003  

Cost of redundant testing key issue in forum on certification and testing industry’s current practices

Toronto, ON — Jan. 14, 2003 — Redundant testing issues were the topic of conversation as more than 50 global manu…

January 13, 2003  

PT market’s confidence in future stronger in Canada than in U.S. during November

Chicago, Ill. — January 13, 2003 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its Novemb…

January 10, 2003  

Obituary: John Dixon Campbell

Orangeville, ON — John Dixon Campbell, 56, global leader of the Physical Asset Management Practice of Pricewaterho…

January 9, 2003  

Canadian tooling industry groups create new federation

Cambridge, ON — Jan. 9, 2003 — A new voice for the Canadian machine, tool, die and mould industry was created on…

January 8, 2003  

Discovery Channel TV crew makes bearing video at NTN Canada

Mississauga, ON — Jan. 8, 2003 — NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada was recently invited to participate in a leadi…

January 7, 2003  

IDI unveils new logo, motto, and more

Toronto, ON — Jan. 7, 3003 — IDI Independent Distributors Inc. has introduced a new logo and motto designed to pr…