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October 29, 2004  

IFPE 2005 surpasses size of last show: Power transmission industry expected to gather

Las Vegas, NV — IFPE 2005, the International Exposition for Power Transmission, has surpassed the size of the last…

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October 28, 2004  

Construction starts on Canada’s biggest metals and e-waste recycling facility

Edmonton, AB — Geko Recycling Technologies Inc. recently began construction of its Edmonton Waste Management Centr…

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October 27, 2004  

Awards honour technological innovation and excellence at high school, college and university levels

Toronto, ON — Five academic awards will be presented at the Yves Landry Foundation ‘s 5th Annual STARS Technologic…

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October 26, 2004  

Reed Exhibitions raises funds for breast cancer awareness by matching donations

Toronto, ON — October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Reed Exhibitions of Toronto has accepted Toronto radio…

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October 26, 2004  

Paper industry profits to almost triple by 2006

Ottawa, ON — Profits in Canada’s paper industry are on an upswing after hitting the bottom of a cyclical downturn…

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October 25, 2004  

Timken reiterates its values, for the U.S. record

Canton, OH — Recent political advertising leading up to the forthcoming presidential election in the United States…

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October 22, 2004  

Yves Landry Foundation Awards of Excellence recipients announced

Toronto, ON — Recipients of the 2004 Awards of Excellence from the Yves Landry Foundation, which will be presented…

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October 21, 2004  

Gates holds employee rally for new industrial belt launch

Denver, CO — Amid cheers of “No Competition, No Problem, No Contest and No Brainer,” employees of Gates Power Tran…

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October 20, 2004  

PT industry sees strong increases in sales in August

Chicago, IL — The August 2004 trend data for distributors and manufacturers of power transmission/motion control (…

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October 19, 2004  

Canada’s booming manufacturing industry sets record in August

Ottawa, ON — In August, 2004, manufacturers racked up their ninth successive increase in shipments, according to t…

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October 18, 2004  

PTDA announces Lifetime Achievement Award

Orlando, FL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has named Robert Callahan, who retired earlie…

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October 18, 2004  

PTDA elects leaders for 2005

Orlando, FL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has elected John R. Neal, vice-president of m…

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October 18, 2004  

PTDA revamps image with new logo and website

Orlando, FL — The Chicago-based Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) unveiled a new logo and tagline…

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October 18, 2004  

Honourary chairman named for country’s largest health and safety event

Toronto, ON — Duncan Hawthorne, president and CEO of Bruce Power, Kincardine, Ont., has been named honourary chair…

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October 15, 2004  

Award recognizes no critical injuries since plant opened 5 years ago

Guelph, ON — The Industrial Accident Prevention Association (IAPA) has recognized Denso Manufacturing Canada Inc.

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October 14, 2004  

Employment rate remains relatively static

Ottawa, ON — Employment increased by an estimated 43,000 in September 2004, following two months of little change,…

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October 13, 2004  

Western cities near the top of metropolitan economic growth in 2004

Ottawa, ON — Five western Canadian cities will post economic growth greater than three% in 2004, ranking them amon…

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October 12, 2004  

Manufacturing rebound brightens outlook in Atlantic Canadian cities

Ottawa, ON — U.S. demand for manufactured goods will be one of the main driving forces for economic growth in two…

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October 8, 2004  

Economies bouncing back in Montreal and Quebec City

Ottawa, ON — The economies of Montreal and Quebec City will grow by 3.1% each in 2004, as key industries in both c…

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October 7, 2004  

Toronto tops all major Canadian cities in economic growth; performances mixed elsewhere in Ontario

Ottawa, ON — After a difficult 2003, Toronto is on track to be the fastest-growing metropolitan economy in Canada…