MRO Magazine

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December 31, 2003  

ChevronTexaco conservation awards honour environmental heroes

Calgary, AB — The founder of the world’s first cheetah protection program, the director of The Nature Conservancy…

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December 30, 2003  

Swagelok acquires British valve firm

Solon, Ohio — Swagelok Company has acquired Kenmac Limited, a privately held manufacturer of instrumentation valve…

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December 29, 2003  

PTDA selects Montreal for next Canadian conference

Chicago, Ill. — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) will hold its third annual Canadian Confere…

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December 29, 2003  

Quebec labour law to make employers accountable for psychological harm in workplace

Toronto, ON — For the first time, Canadian organizations with Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) now have a way t…

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December 26, 2003  

China to adopt UN calculating method to measure industrial and agricultural growth

Beijing, China — The People’s Republic of China is to adopt an internationally accepted method to calculate its in…

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December 26, 2003  

Industrial engineers targetted in unique TV ad campaign

Cleveland, OH — Parker Hannifin has launched its first-ever electronic advertising campaign. The ad series, headli…

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December 25, 2003  

Merry Christmas to all our readers!

Merry Christmas! We hope you were able to give and receive all that you wished for today.

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December 24, 2003  

Bearing maintenance training certified for continuing education credits

Canton, Ohio — A U.S. college has certified the Timken Bearing Maintenance Training curriculum for continuing educ…

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December 24, 2003  

More than 60 courses offered in online training program from New Pig

Tipton, PA — With the expense and inconvenience of travel in mind, New Pig Corp. has introduced Online Training, a…

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December 23, 2003  

Timken to get anti-dumping payout for bearings

Canton, Ohio — The Timken Company has been notified by the U.S. Government that it will be receiving payments unde…

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December 23, 2003  

Employers split on hiring needs to start the new year

Toronto, ON — A subdued hiring market will face job seekers in the first quarter of 2004 as Canadian employers are…

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December 22, 2003  

Got a new idea for using plastic bearings? You could win five grand

East Providence, RI — Residents of both Canada and the U.S. are eligible to win up to $5,000 for coming up with cr…

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December 22, 2003  

PTDA to co-sponsor power transmission exposition in 2005

Chicago, Ill. — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has announced that it has become a sponsori…

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December 22, 2003  

Mechanicals Expo to add seminars to March trade show

Mississauga, ON — The Canadian HVACR industry is changing and, in a demonstration of its ongoing industry leadersh…

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December 19, 2003  

Emerson’s Canadian Asco Valve division obtains ISO registration

Brantford, ON — Asco Valve Canada has received registration to ISO 9001:2000. The company, a division of Emerson E…

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December 19, 2003  

Deadline near for more Windsor-area metal cutting firms to join rebate-producing Safety Group

Windsor, ON — The Windsor Chapter of the Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA), with support from the Ca…

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December 19, 2003  

Plan your year ahead now

Don Mills, ON — Machinery & Equipment MRO and mro-esource.com have posted a wide range of 2004 events on our websi…

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December 18, 2003  

Shell Canada employees receive award for innovative oil sands technology

Calgary, AB — Shell Canada employees Dr. Robert Tipman and Dr. William Power have been recognized for their ground…

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December 18, 2003  

Canada up, U.S. down for PT distributors and manufacturers in October

Chicago, Ill. — Canada fared better than the United States in October 2003, according to the Power Transmission Di…

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December 17, 2003  

Motion adds executive for integrated supply business

Birmingham, Ala. — Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replace…