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February 28, 2003  

Mark Price to lead Fluke Electronics Canada

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 28, 2003 — Fluke Electronics Canada has appointed Mark Price to the position of managing d…

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February 27, 2003  

Rockwell gets $4.5-million contract for condition-based monitoring

Milwaukee, WI — Feb. 27, 2003 — Rockwell Automation has signed a US$4.5-million, five-year contract with Air Liqu…

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February 26, 2003  

PT industry sees brighter days ahead

Chicago, IL — Feb. 26 , 2003 — Distributors and manufacturers in the North American power transmission/motion con…

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February 25, 2003  

Scot to head Swedish bearing firm SKF

Gotenberg, Sweden — Feb. 25, 2003 — Tom Johnstone, 47, will become president and chief executive officer of SKF A…

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February 24, 2003  

Canadian PT distributors optimistic despite drop in December 2002 sales

Chicago, IL — Feb. 24, 2003 — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its December 20…

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February 21, 2003  

Industry groups endorse SAE kickoff breakfast and Ford tour March 3

Windsor, ON — Feb. 21, 2003 — Auto analyst Dennis DesRosiers, president of DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc.

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February 20, 2003  

Buzzword guide gives the lowdown on Ethernet terms

Ottawa, IL — Feb. 20, 2003 — B&B Electronics has introduced an “Ethernet Buzzword Guide” that reduces 76 technica…

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February 19, 2003  

CSA becomes affiliate member of EFC

Toronto, ON — Feb. 19, 2003 — The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) has joined Electro-Federation Canada as an…

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February 18, 2003  

Giant tires speed work at mine

Gillette, WY — Feb. 18, 2003 — LeTourneau, Inc. and Bridgestone/Firestone Off Road Tire Company (BFOR) recently a…

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February 17, 2003  

Craft split roller bearing line to be represented in Canada by Advantage Sales

Brampton, ON — Feb. 17, 2003 — Craft Bearing Company of Newport News, Virginia, has entered the Canadian market w…

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February 14, 2003  

Local firm importing quality Chinese bearings from its own factory

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 14, 2003 — RBI Bearings Inc. has launched a line of quality Chinese bearings in the Canadi…

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February 13, 2003  

Economy Electric changes name to Gerrie Electric Wholesale

Burlington, ON — Feb. 13, 2003 — Economy Electric, a subsidiary of Gerrie Electric, has changed its name to Gerri…

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February 12, 2003  

Motion adds industrial automation specialist

Birmingham, AL — Feb. 12, 2003 — Motion Industries, a distributor of bearings, mechanical, electrical, hydraulic,…

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February 11, 2003  

Italian speed reducers get Canadian distribution

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 11, 2003 — RotoPrecision Inc. has been named the Canadian representative for the line of p…

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February 10, 2003  

What’s love got to do with it? Valentines Day and the Paper Mill advisor

Feb. 10, 2003 — Valentines Day is coming up very soon — Friday, in fact. I have finished most of my Valentine sho…

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February 7, 2003  

S.B. Simpson makes another acquisition

Burlington, ON — Feb. 7, 2003 — S.B. Simpson Group Inc. acquired another Burlington, Ont., based distributor, Mar…

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February 6, 2003  

Trillium expands controls lineup

Concord, ON — Feb. 6, 2003 — Trillium Controls Inc. has been appointed master distributor for Moujen Electric of…

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February 5, 2003  

Industrial gases manufacturer expands distributor channels

Montreal, QC — Feb. 5, 2003 — BOC Gases has launched a new Gas Source distributor program to supply and service a…

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February 4, 2003  

RotoPrecision acquires Swiss special bearing manufacturer

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 4, 2003 — RotoPrecision Inc. has reached agreement with the Japanese group, NSK, to purcha…

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February 3, 2003  

2002 could turn out to be banner year for Canadian economy, says StatsCan

Ottawa, ON — Feb. 3, 2003 — The latest economic expansion took a pause in November, as gross domestic product (GD…