MRO Magazine

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March 31, 2006  

Manufacturing’s share of GDP up slightly in January

Ottawa, ON — The Canadian economy edged up 0.2% in January 2006, a pace slightly slower than that of the previous …

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March 30, 2006  

Workers with unstable hours feel more stress, says new study (March 30, 2006)

Ottawa, ON — Work hours instability was a fact of life for many Canadians between 1997 and 2001, according to a ne…

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March 29, 2006  

Timken gets supplier quality award from Renault

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has been honoured with a Supplier Quality Award by Renault, a leading European aut…

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March 28, 2006  

BSA conference tables now include distributor sessions

Glen Elyn, IL — The Bearing Specialists Association’s (BSA) Conference Tables Session at its 2006 Annual Conventio…

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March 27, 2006  

Eaton Corp. names new GM for electrical business in Canada

Burlington, ON — Steve Boccadoro has been appointed general manager of Eaton Corp.’s electrical business in Canada…

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March 24, 2006  

BSA convention includes business updates from ABMA, NAW, NAM, plus World Forum Panel

Sarasota, FL — The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) will continue its tradition of welcoming distinguished in…

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March 24, 2006  

Canadian asset reliability provider names new CEO

Burlington, ON Ivara Corp., a provider of asset reliability solutions, has appointed Gerry Bleau its new chief ex…

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March 23, 2006  

Healthy workplaces to be examined at May health and safety conference in Toronto

Toronto, ON — The Health & Safety Canada 2006 Conference and Trade Show, organized by the Industrial Accident Prev…

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March 22, 2006  

Machinery and equipment wholesale sales and prices continue to rise

Ottawa, ON — After ending 2005 on a high note, wholesale sales increased again in January 2006, Statistics Canada …

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March 21, 2006  

World trade study shows marked drop in imports of machinery & equipment from U.S.

Ottawa, ON — Although the share of natural resources in Canada’s exports is increasing and the United States remai…

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March 21, 2006  

BSA to celebrate 40th anniversary at 2006 annual convention

Glen Ellyn, IL – Calling it the “Greatest Bearing Show on Earth,” the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) will ho…

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March 21, 2006  

Same or better business conditions expected by metalforming industry

Cleveland, OH — Metalforming companies are expecting a slight improvement in near-term business conditions, accord…

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March 20, 2006  

Wireless condition monitoring system recognized with award

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has won a Product of the Year award from a U.S. trade magazine for the ‘intrinsica…

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March 20, 2006  

Employment outlook for April to June is strong in key sectors

Toronto, ON — Canadian employers expect a strong hiring climate for the April to June period of 2006, according to…

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March 17, 2006  

Motion Industries makes management changes

Birmingham, Ala. — Motion Industries, Inc., a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) r…

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March 16, 2006  

Economic growth drives up rentals of industrial machinery and equipment

Ottawa, ON — Canada’s economic growth in 2004 was increasingly driven by its capital-intensive resource base, espe…

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March 15, 2006  

Volatility continues in manufacturing; Manitoba bounces back while Ontario is hit hard

Ottawa, ON — Manufacturing shipments continued on an erratic course in January 2006 as the ever-volatile motor veh…

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March 15, 2006  

White Hydraulics changes name

Hopkinsville, KY — White Hydraulics Inc. has changed its corporate name from White Hydraulics Inc. to White Drive …

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March 14, 2006  

Timken to celebrate Distributor Training School 50th anniversary with Daytona 500 promotion

Canton, Ohio — In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of its Distributor Training School, The Timken Company has…

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March 13, 2006  

Grade 5 and 6 students to vie for publishing prize in GMAC Great Canadian Writing Contest

Toronto, ON — Canadian students in grades five and six have the chance to see their short stories published, thank…