MRO Magazine

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February 27, 2004  

Outlook for power transmission industry brighter for 2004

Chicago, IL — Business and optimism are picking up at most distribution and manufacturing firms in the North Ameri…

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February 26, 2004  

Manufacturing outlook for first quarter of 2004 “cautiously optimistic”

Ottawa, ON — Canadian manufacturers were cautiously optimistic regarding the outlook for the first quarter of 2004…

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February 25, 2004  

Merrill Lynch sees upturn in MRO market

New York — Analysts at Merrill Lynch predict a near-term potential upturn in the industrial MRO (maintenance, repa…

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February 24, 2004  

Pump supplier gets award for company management

Toronto, ON — S.A. Armstrong Ltd. of Toronto, a global supplier of fluid flow (pumping) and HVAC equipment for ind…

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February 23, 2004  

Goodyear launches belt tension gauge in Quebec market

Toronto, ON — Goodyear Canada has announced it will sell its TensionRite II gauge for determining precise belt ten…

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February 20, 2004  

Timken to supply components for new GM transmission

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has signed an agreement to supply steel gear preforms for the new six-speed automa…

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February 19, 2004  

BSA gets new mission statement and strategic plan

Glen Ellyn, IL –The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) has responded to the changing needs of the marketplace a…

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February 18, 2004  

Parker sells industrial lubricants unit

Cleveland, OH — Parker Hannifin Corporation has completed the divestiture of Wynn’s Industrie, an industrial lubri…

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February 16, 2004  

Change in top management of Bosch Rexroth AG will see promotion of Canadian chairman

Welland, ON — Winfried Witte, 62, president of Bosch Rexroth AG, will retire on April 30, 2004, to be replaced by…

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February 16, 2004  

Special note to website visitors (February 16, 2004)

The problems we had been experiencing on Machinery & Equipment MRO’s website, www.mro-esource.com, have been resolv…

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February 13, 2004  

Valve manufacturer sets up shop in Sudbury

Sudbury, ON — Red Valve Canada, a new division of the Red Valve Company, Carnegie, Penn., opened a facility at 178…

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February 12, 2004  

Petro-Canada fined for waste oil discharge

Peterborough, ON — Petro-Canada has been fined $37,000, plus a 25% victim fine surcharge after being found guilty…

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February 11, 2004  

Benefits of remote monitoring and diagnostics explained in white paper

Milwaukee, WI — To help manufacturers realize the value of remote monitoring and the steps needed to successfully…

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February 10, 2004  

Special note to website visitors (February 10, 2004)

Machinery & Equipment MRO’s website, www.mro-esource.com, is being attacked from the outside and causing us some so…

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February 10, 2004  

Confined space safety requirements revised

Des Plaines, IL — In an attempt to reduce confined space injuries and provide more secure rescue operations, the A…

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February 9, 2004  

Wholesale prices decline again

Ottawa, ON — Wholesale sales declined slightly in November 2003 (-0.1%), with wholesalers selling goods and servic…

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February 9, 2004  

Brighter prospects predicted for machinery and equipment producers

Toronto,ON — As 2003 drew to a close, general machinery and equipment producers were finally becoming a bit more o…

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February 6, 2004  

NTN to hold roller bearing application and maintenance seminar

Mississauga, ON — The Spring Session of NTN Bearing Corp. of Canada Ltd.’ Roller Bearing Application and Maintenan…

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February 6, 2004  

What U.S. industries led in 2003 and will grow in 2004?

Toronto, ON — Global Insight Inc. reported on Jan. 30, 2004, that the U.S. Federal Reserve’s official estimates fo…

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February 5, 2004  

Siemens to take Exider technology train around North America

Chicago, IL — Siemens Energy & Automation of Atlanta, Ga., is bringing its Exider technology train to Chicago for…