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April 29, 2005  

Need for training among industrial distributors surveyed by PTDA

Chicago, IL– Industrial distributors agree there is a critical need for affordable, qualified, entry-level employe…

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April 28, 2005  

Linamar to establish first Chinese facility

Guelph, ON — Linamar Corp. plans to build a new manufacturing facility in China. The company has signed an agreeme…

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April 27, 2005  

Maintenance consulting firm launches online ROI calculator

Greenville, SC National Reliability Systems (NRS), a Division of National Electrical Carbon Products, Inc., has lau…

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April 26, 2005  

SKF continues to grow in China; New factory to be built in Dalian

Gothenburg, Sweden — SKF has decided to strengthen its manufacturing capacity in China to respond to the growing d…

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April 25, 2005  

BSA opens certification program to manufacturing sector

Glen Ellyn, IL The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) has announced that its Certified Bearing Specialist (CBS…

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April 22, 2005  

Calgary gets 21st Century Maintenance Organization conference in June

Calgary, AB — Federated Press is organizing a Creating A 21st Century Maintenance Organization West conference, to…

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April 22, 2005  

It’s Earth Day!

Toronto, ON — April 22 is Earth Day, part of Earth Month (April). It is organized by Earth Day Canada (EDC), a not…

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April 21, 2005  

MRO Magazine receives four award nominations

Toronto, ON — Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine has been nominated as one of the 2005 Top Ten Finalists in the an…

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April 20, 2005  

RBC Bearings completes purchase of U.S. Bearing

Oxford, CT — RBC Bearings Inc. has completed an agreement with Networks Electronic Corp. to purchase its U.S. Bear…

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April 19, 2005  

Employers awarded for improving Ontarians’ skills through apprenticeship training

Toronto, ON — As part of its plan to strengthen the education and skills of Ontarians, the provincial government i…

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April 18, 2005  

Save $50 if you register for STLE meeting by April 22

Las Vegas, NV — Registrations for the STLE 2005 Annual Meeting, May 15-19, 2005, in Las Vegas, which will be held …

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April 18, 2005  

Seminar offers practical solutions to avoid criminal liability from machinery operations

Toronto, ON — An informative and interactive seminar addressing the issues brought about by Bill C-45, which makes…

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April 15, 2005  

Manufacturing shipments maintained strong pace in February

Ottawa, ON — According to Statistics Canada’s Monthly Survey of Manufacturing for February 2005, volatility in the…

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April 15, 2005  

EFC presents 2005 Industry Recognition Award

Brampton, ON — Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) has announced that John MacDonald, chairman and CEO of Ideal Supply…

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April 14, 2005  

Motor company offers free samples

Chicago, IL — Free AC, DC or brushless DC motor/gearmotor samples are being offered to qualified original equipmen…

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April 14, 2005  

Earth Day scholarships to be announced April 22

Toronto, ON — With Earth Day approaching, judges from across the country will once again be given the difficult ta…

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April 13, 2005  

Rexnord to acquire Falk in expansion of its power transmission business

Milwaukee, WI — Two major companies in the industrial power transmissiion business, 114-year-old Rexnord Corp. and…

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April 12, 2005  

Four associations to break ground on new occupational health and safety centre

Mississauga, ON — Four health and safety associations will be breaking ground as they dig into their new location …

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April 11, 2005  

March sees labour force losses in manufacturing

Ottawa, ON — Employment continued to show little change in March 2005 as an increase of 34,000 part-time jobs was …

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April 8, 2005  

SKF to absorb Chicago Rawhide brand name

Elgin, IL — In response to the demands of an increasingly competitive global marketplace and to customer requests …