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April 29, 2004  

Ontario Electrical League to hold “Lectric Luau” conference

London, ON — The Ontario Electric League’s 2004 Electrical Industry “Lectric Luau” Conference takes place May 6-8,…

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April 28, 2004  

Timing belt system reduces energy consumption (April 28, 2004)

Toronto, ON — In response to the need for energy conservation, Goodyear Canada’s Engineered Products Division is t…

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April 27, 2004  

Manufacturing profits fall 3% as Canadian companies adjust to stronger dollar

Ottawa, ON — The Canadian dollar has been trading sideways for several months now. But that still leaves the appre…

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April 26, 2004  

Education sessions expanded at Montreal manufacturing show set for May 17

Montreal, QC — The Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS) takes place May 17-19, 2004, at Place Bonaventure…

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April 23, 2004  

Internet radio station features rock n’ roll mixed with breaking industrial news

Houston, TX — Radio personality Crazy Al has propelled Industrialinfo.com and its daily oldies web-based radio bro…

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April 22, 2004  

Southwestern Ontario industrial show takes place June 2-3

Kitchener, ON — The southwestern Ontario region encompassing the cities of Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo is a…

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April 21, 2004  

Yves Landry Foundation seeks academic award nominations for technological ingenuity

Toronto, ON — The Yves Landry Foundation is inviting applications and nominations for its 2004 Academic Awards to…

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April 20, 2004  

New VP of line maintenance named at United Airlines

Chicago, IL — United Airlines has promoted Alan Butterfield, a 16-year veteran of the company, to vice-president–…

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April 19, 2004  

China’s expanding economy offers growth for low power AC drives

Dedham, Mass. — China’s growing economy, investment friendly policies, and manufacturing industry that caters to t…

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April 16, 2004  

MRO magazine to cover BSA conference next week

Ft. Lauderdale, FL — The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2004 Annual Convention will be a gathering of indus…

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April 16, 2004  

Aircraft maintenance workers at Air Canada seek to establish new union

Calgary, AB — A group of Air Canada’s aircraft maintenance workers plan to break away from the airline’s biggest u…

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April 14, 2004  

GE to refurbish generator at Swedish hydro power plant

Montreal, QC — GE Hydro Canada, a subsidiary of GE, has received a contract of US$4.16 million from Vattenfall AB…

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April 14, 2004  

Timken named to Fortune 500 list

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has been named to the Fortune 500 listing of largest companies in the United State…

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April 13, 2004  

February PT/MC sales a big improvement over January

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its February 2004 trend data for…

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April 12, 2004  

Canadian Bearings gets gold supplier award

Montreal, QC — Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. of Montreal recently awarded Canadian Bearings Ltd. of Mississauga, Ont.,…

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April 12, 2004  

SKF receives Abitibi-Consolidated supplier award

Montreal, QC — Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. of Montreal recently awarded SKF Canada Ltd. of Scarborough, Ont., a Supp…

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April 9, 2004  

Radio frequency ID conference is April 27-28

Markham, ON — The first major conference on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology in Canada will be hel…

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April 8, 2004  

eBay users expected to converge on New Orleans in June

San Jose, CA — Registration has opened for eBay’s third annual community conference, eBay Live! 2004, which takes…

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April 7, 2004  

Customer shift to low-cost countries slows domestic demand for Variable Speed Drives (VSDs)

New York, NY — The lure of improved productivity, lower production costs, and greater global market penetration ha…

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April 6, 2004  

Carbon black producer plans investments for Canadian plant

Calgary, AB — Cancarb Ltd., Medicine Hat, Alta., a subsidiary of TransCanada Pipelines Limited of Calgary, is curr…