MRO Magazine

March 31, 2005  

Baldrige winner to be keynote speaker at lean manufacturing conference in Edmonton

Edmonton, AB — Dale Crownover, president and CEO of the Dallas-based Texas Nameplate company will be the prime key…

March 30, 2005  

Delta to use Air Canada maintenance services as it cuts technical operations

Vancouver, BC — Air Canada Technical Services of Vancouver will be used for heavy maintenance work by Delta Air Li…

March 29, 2005  

New indoor air quality troubleshooting line announced

Mississauga, ON — Fluke Electronics Canada, a supplier of compact, professional electronic test tools, plans to in…

March 28, 2005  

IAPA spotlights violence in the workplace at health and safety conference April 4-6

Toronto, ON — Vital lessons that Canadian workplaces need to learn about violence in the workplace and public safe…

March 24, 2005  

EPTDA annual convention to be in Prague (March 24, 2005)

Brussels, Belgium — The European Power Transmission Distributors Association (EPTDA) will hold its 2005 annual con…

March 23, 2005  

Plastic products company develops engineering student support program

East Providence, RI — Igus Inc. helps foster the mechanical design ideas and inventions of students who have a pas…

March 22, 2005  

Timken sponsors ‘Engineer of the Year’ award

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has been named a sponsor of the ‘Engineer of the Year’ award for Design News. Timk…

March 21, 2005  

Wholesale sales slipped slightly in January

Ottawa, ON — After rising for three consecutive months, wholesale sales slipped 0.2% in January 2005, reports Stat…

March 21, 2005  

Commercial Solutions elects three new board members

Edmonton, AB — Commercial Solutions Inc. of Edmonton has elected three new directors, two of which are considered …

March 18, 2005  

More than 3,000 expected at EASA convention in June

St. Louis, MO — The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) will hold its 2005 annual convention and expos…

March 17, 2005  

Weir Canada launches new e-commerce website

Mississauga, ON — Weir Canada Inc. (formerly Peacock) has launched a new e-commerce website at…

March 16, 2005  

60% of CEOs confident workforce will expand in 2005

Toronto, ON — Up 9% from last year’s findings, six in 10 CEOs in Canada say their workforce is likely to expand ov…

March 15, 2005  

Machine tool market in China now largest in world, says KPMG study

Toronto, ON — China is firmly on the radar screens of machine tool companies around the world. Not only has China…

March 14, 2005  

PTDA Foundation announces new careers program initiative partners

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Foundation has two new partners in its model…

March 13, 2005  

Quebec aerospace MRO firms hit by Jetsgo’s CCAA filing

Montreal, QC — Following the announcement made by Jetsgo on March 11, 2005, that it is halting all operations, Nor…

March 11, 2005  

Nominations sought out for Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Toronto, ON — The Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) and the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) ar…

March 10, 2005  

GM Canada and McMaster University to create engineering design and corrosion research centres

Hamilton, ON — McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and General Motors of Canada, Oshawa, Ont., have partnered to…

March 10, 2005  

Trade show offers educational experience for metalformers

Cleveland, OH — Nearly 20 technical sessions will take place during the Metalform Educational Conference scheduled…

March 9, 2005  

Nominations open for EFC 2005 Industry Recognition Award

Mississauga, ON — Nominations are open until Fri. Mar. 18, 2005, for the Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) Industry…

March 8, 2005  

PTDA distributors saw 14% rise in sales in January

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its January 2005 trend data for…