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Industry exhibits come to Montreal in May

Montreal, QC -- Mar. 3, 2002 -- The Plant Maintenance & Design Engineering Show (PMDS) and Weld Quebec are schedule...

Montreal, QC — Mar. 3, 2002 — The Plant Maintenance & Design Engineering Show (PMDS) and Weld Quebec are scheduled to take place at Place Bonaventure in Montreal, Que., May 13-15, 2003.

PMDS is Quebec’s largest marketplace for plant maintenance and design engineering, while Weld Quebec is the province’s largest exhibition of welding equipment, machinery, products and services.

Visitors can pre-register on-line at or Those who register before April 18 get free trade show admission, a savings of $20.

The event is organized by Reed Exhibitions Canada and sponsored by PEMAC (Plant Engineering & Maintenance Association of Canada), CFPA (Canadian Fluid Power Association) and the Institut de Soudage du Qubec.

The shows will feature the latest products and services from 300 industry suppliers.

In addition, PMDS will include an educational component featuring the information on current topics of interest to plant maintenance professionals. Show management is currently in the process of securing presenters from the industry organizations. Seminar details will be made available on the show website at

For further information, contact Reed Exhibitions, tel. 1-888-322-7333 or 416 491-7565, or visit

Products on display

-products for the general upkeep of day-to-day operations
-fully integrated computerized maintenance programs
-hydraulic and pneumatic components
-heat exchangers
-seals, gaskets and bearings
-hand tools
-machine surveillance.

-CAD/CAM/CIM peripherals
-design engineering services
-power transmission
-electric, pneumatic and hydraulic controls
-engineering tools and OEM suppliers
-products used in original design equipment.

-fluid, air and gas recovery systems
-in-plant pollution-control systems
-reclamation and recycling equipment
-noise abatement
-air filtration
-liquid reclamation services
-environmental engineering and consulting services.

-lift trucks
-loading dock equipment
-aerial platforms
-materials management software
-computerized storage systems
-automated parts-handling systems
-product marketing and bar coding.

-process equipment
-temperature and flow control
-energy conservation
-heat transfer
-test, measurement and analysis instrumentation
-products, systems and services for all areas of process and discrete manufacturing.

-brazing & soldering
-electron-beam & laser welding
-electron-slag welding
-friction welding
-fume extraction
-gas-shielded welding
-gas welding & cutting
-gases & gas equipment
-manual metal / arc welding
-positioners & manipulators
-resistance welding
-submerged-arc welding