MRO Magazine

August 30, 2005  

New series of seminars for electrical troubleshooting and maintenance to start soon

Mississauga, ON — Fluke Electronics Canada, a supplier of compact, professional electronic test tools, has announc…

August 29, 2005  

Plan would allow Certified Engineering Technologists to practise professional engineering in Ontario

Toronto, ON — A three-phase implementation plan designed to enhance the limited licence provisions under the Profe…

August 26, 2005  

Will job strain make you retire early?

Ottawa, ON — Job strain, caused by a combination of a heavy workload, time constraints, conflicting demands and la…

August 24, 2005  

Leading indicators show manufacturing slump in July

Ottawa, ON — Driven by continued strength in domestic demand, the leading indicator posted a 0.3% gain in July 200…

August 23, 2005  

Timken awarded $7 million for advanced bearing technology development

Canton, OH — Timken has been awarded additional orders under an existing US$20 million U.S. Air Force contract for…

August 19, 2005  

40-year-old compressors still at work

Michigan City, IN — Rotary screw compressor manufacturer Sullair Corp will celebrate its 40th anniversary this sum…

August 18, 2005  

New program launched to refurbish vibratory machines

Albert Lea, MN — If your vibratory finishing machine whatever its age, whatever the type was manufactured by A…

August 17, 2005  

Lubrication website revamped

Morrisville, NC — Bijur Lubrication Group has upgraded its website, offering new benefits for those browsing www.b…

August 16, 2005  

Manufacturing shipments edged down in June

Ottawa, ON — Soaring petroleum prices were more than enough to boost manufacturing shipments 0.5% to $50.3 billion…

August 15, 2005  

Volvo brand name appeared for first time on an SKF bearing 90 years ago

Gteborg, Sweden — It has been rolling for 90 years and keeps on going; the name Volvo first appeared on a ball-be…

August 12, 2005  

Distributor adds line of encoders

Woodbridge, ON — Electromate Industrial Sales Ltd. of Woodbridge, Ont., recently signed a distribution contract wi…

August 11, 2005  

The Timken Company elects Ward J. ‘Tim’ Timken, Jr. as chairman

Canton, Ohio — The Timken Company has named Ward J. “Tim” Timken, Jr., chairman, effective August 15. The appointm…

August 10, 2005  

Ontario provides an electronic gateway to workplace information

Toronto, ON — Anyone looking for information on how to ensure a safe, fair and harmonious workplace will find stra…

August 9, 2005  

Line of condition monitoring products expanded to include machine evaluator series

Canton, OH — Timken has expanded its offering of condition monitoring products to include a machine evaluator seri…

August 9, 2005  

Tips for spotting and stopping counterfeit items in the workplace

Toronto, ON — Illegal counterfeiting is a multi-billion dollar industry. Anyone can unwittingly purchase a counter…

August 9, 2005  

Supplier’s boss auctioning Leaf tickets to help support his business

Toronto, ON — According to the Toronto Sun, some people might call Todd Frankland, owner of PPI Modular Structures…

August 8, 2005  

Counterfeiting, steel strategy among industrial proposals for 3-country security and prosperity deal

Ottawa, ON — Deputy Prime Minister Anne McLellan and Minister of Industry David L. Emerson met June 27, 2005, with…

August 5, 2005  

Power transmission product sales soar in June

Chicago, Ill. — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released the June 2005 trend data for …

August 4, 2005  

Hours worked growing more slowly than rise in employment: Why?

Ottawa, ON — Between 2000 and 2003, the average annual number hours of work, as estimated by Statistics Canada’s L…

August 3, 2005  

Foreign controlled assets in Canada top $1 trillion

Ottawa, ON — Foreign-controlled assets rose by only 2.1% in 2003, according to the latest figures from Statistics …