MRO Magazine

June 30, 2003  

Speakers coach BSA members at annual convention

Glen Ellyn, IL — Attendees at the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2003 annual convention April 26-30, 2003,…

June 27, 2003  

Energy Star participants awarded for energy efficiency

Toronto, ON — The Government of Canada is recognizing manufacturers, retailers and other organizations for their o…

June 26, 2003  

NTN Canada to expand corporate headquarters (June 26, 2003)

Mississauga, ON — NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada Ltd. has announced plans to expand its corporate headquarters.

June 25, 2003  

EASA members head to San Francisco this week

San Francisco, Calif. — Members of the Electrical Apparatus Service Association, Inc. (EASA), an international tra…

June 24, 2003  

Motion increases focus on process improvement with appointment

Birmingham, Ala.– Motion Industries Inc. has named Ellen Holladay senior vice-president Information Technology and…

June 23, 2003  

Canadian team competes in mechatronics at WorldSkills event

St. Gallen, Switzerland — Canadians have competed successfully in the WorldSkills 2003 Competition, June 19-22, 20…

June 23, 2003  

Belts & Hose seminar draws healthy CASCAR attendance

Mosport, ON — With the sounds of race car engines whining in the background, Goodyear NASCAR representatives Mike…

June 20, 2003  

Toronto Gear marks 40th anniversary

Toronto, ON — Toronto Gear Works Ltd. (formerly known as Timing Pulleys of Canada or TPC) is celebrating its 40th…

June 19, 2003  

Five bearing plants in four countries to source Chinese order for Timken

Canton, Ohio — Capitalizing on synergies from its recent acquisition of the Torrington Company, the Timken Company…

June 18, 2003  

List includes maintenance events from across North America

Toronto, ON — More than 80 events of interest to those involved in plant maintenance, plant engineering, and machi…

June 17, 2003  

Ontario high school students get workplace safety message

Hamilton, ON — The Ontario government is challenging employers and young workers to take immediate action to ensur…

June 16, 2003  

Canadian engineering regulators to cooperate on discipline and enforcement

Toronto, ON — Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), the licensing body for professional engineers in Ontario, has…

June 13, 2003  

Online video shows how bearings are made at NTN Canada

Mississauga, ON — A feature on the Discovery Channel show, “How It’s Made,” which aired in December 2002, featured…

June 12, 2003  

PT market soars in Canada, sours in U.S., in Jan.-April results

Chicago, Ill. — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) released the April trend data for distribut…

June 11, 2003  

Alfa Laval Pumps appoints GPM as master distributor

Toronto, ON — GPM Pumps Inc., of Macon, GA, has been appointed master distributor for Canada by Alfa Laval Pumps L…

June 10, 2003  

Motion unveils Ask the Expert database of product and application solutions

Birmingham, Ala. — Motion Industries Inc. has released Ask the Expert, an on-line customer support tool designed t…

June 9, 2003  

High school students are winners in Ontario’s WSIB video competition

Toronto, ON — The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has presented three teams totalling 11 Ontario high…

June 6, 2003  

Spider Jones named Ontario’s first ambassador for the skilled trades

Toronto, ON — Spider Jones, a sports broadcaster and former amateur boxing champion, will be the Ontario governmen…

June 5, 2003  

Manufacturing shipments at 28-month high in March

Ottawa, ON — Statistics Canada reports that Canadian manufacturing shipments rose 1.4% to $44.7 billion in March,…

June 4, 2003  

SKF opens new factory for magnetic bearings in Calgary

Calgary, AB — SKF has opened a factory in Calgary for the production of magnetic bearing products. The 21,000 sq f…