MRO Magazine

July 31, 2003  

Annual bearing/PT industry golf event set for August

Collingwood, ON — The Ontario Bearing and Power Transmission Industry will hold its 25th annual Resort Weekend and…

July 30, 2003  

Pay freeze impacting much of PT industry

Chicago, Ill. — More than 70% of distributor and manufacturer employees are currently affected by a pay freeze. Th…

July 29, 2003  

Workload continues to stress working Canadians

Ottawa, ON — Too many demands and hours were the most common source of workplace stress in 2000 for one-third of w…

July 28, 2003  

Sensor firm sets up Canadian subsidiary

Exton, PA — IFM Efector Inc. of Exton, Penn., a manufacturer of sensor and control products, has opened a new subs…

July 25, 2003  

Integrys adds machine vision products

Mississauga, ON — Integrys Limited has entered into distribution agreements with Phlox, Sony of Canada Ltd. and Ad…

July 24, 2003  

Standards proposed for mercury emissions from power plants

Winnipeg, MB — Because of human health and environmental concerns, the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Enviro…

July 23, 2003  

Service will help assess life cycle and maintenance costs of HVAC equipment

Atlanta, GA — The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) is developing…

July 22, 2003  

Committees active at CSA annual meeting

St. Andrews, N.B. — The Canadian Standard Association (CSA) annual general meeting was held at St. Andrews, N.B.,…

July 21, 2003  

SNC-Lavalin lands Voisey’s Bay contract

Voisey’s Bay, Labrador — BAE-Newplan Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, a subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin has already s…

July 18, 2003  

U.S. skills conference showcases technical education

Kansas City, Mo. — SkillsUSA returned to Kansas City June 23-June 27, 2003, for the 39th annual National Leadershi…

July 17, 2003  

Schneider’s Edmonton facility gets ISO registration

Edmonton, AB — Schneider Electric’s Edmonton, Alta., manufacturing facility recently received a ISO 9001:2000 regi…

July 16, 2003  

B.C. engineers decide to merge with technologists

Burnaby, BC — Professional engineers in British Columbia have voted strongly in favour of merging their profession…

July 15, 2003  

CSA names award winners at annual meeting in New Brunswick

St. Andrews by-the-Sea, NB — The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) honoured several candidates at a special awa…

July 14, 2003  

Virtual instrumentation conference set for Aug. 13

Austin, Texas — National Instruments will hold its ninth annual customer and technology conference for virtual ins…

July 11, 2003  

New federation formed for machine, tool, die and mould industries

Windsor, ON — The Canadian Association of Moldmakers (CAMM), the Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA) a…

July 10, 2003  

Machinery and equipment exports exempt from EDC’s bad news

Ottawa, ON — The Export Development Corporation’s latest survey of exporting companies has shown another dip in tr…

July 9, 2003  

WMTS event in Alberta spurs machinery sales

Edmonton, AB — An optimistic mood and a bustling show floor were the hallmarks of this year’s Western Manufacturin…

July 8, 2003  

Air Liquide to close Quebec plant in September

Montreal, QC — Air Liquide Canada, a supplier of industrial gases, will close its plant in Boucherville, Que., as…

July 8, 2003  

Power transmission product sales results mixed in May

Chicago, Ill. –Here is the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) May 2003 trend data for distributors…

July 7, 2003  

GM’s Oshawa plants get top ratings for productivity (July 07, 2003)

Oshawa, ON — General Motors’ Oshawa, Ont., assembly plants were rated among the most productive automotive plants…