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January 31, 2007  

Best-in-class companies achieve 92% asset uptime, says new report

Boston, MA — New research finds that best-in-class companies outperform peers in improving asset availability by a…

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January 30, 2007  

Little change in manufacturers’ production prospects predicted in first quarter

Ottawa, ON — Despite rising satisfaction with current levels of new orders, manufacturers’ prospects for productio…

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January 29, 2007  

Eric Achilles Cousineau joins MRO Magazine (January 29, 2007)

Toronto, ON — We’d like to take this opportunity to welcome a new member to the Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine…

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January 29, 2007  

PTDA Canadian Conference set for May 31 start in Quebec city

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) will hold its sixth annual Canadian Conferenc…

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January 26, 2007  

Eaton’s Fluid Power Group gets new VP for technology

Cleveland, OH — Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation has named Albert Esser vice-president – tech…

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January 25, 2007  

Podcast offers insight on future of U.S. manufacturing

Rockford, IL — The views of a leading industry expert on the state and future of U.S. manufacturing are available …

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January 24, 2007  

Sumitomo announces promotions

Chesapeake, VA — Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America (SMA) promoted Ronald J. Smith to CEO/president, effect…

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January 23, 2007  

B&T Kelowna branch moves

Kelowna, BC — The Kelowna, B.C. branch of industrial distributor Bearing & Transmission, a division of Applied Ind…

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January 22, 2007  

SKF celebrates 100-year jubilee in 2007

Gothenburg, Sweden — In 2007, SKF is celebrating its 100-year jubilee. Many projects and events are running within…

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January 22, 2007  

Industrial processes among targets in new federal energy initiative

Toronto, ON — The federal government’s new ecoENERGY Efficiency Initiative, announced in Toronto at the Metro Home…

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January 22, 2007  

PT product distributors fare better than manufacturers in November

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released its November 2006 trend data for…

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January 19, 2007  

BSA to welcome basketball star as speaker at 2007 convention

Glen Ellyn, IL — Former NBA player Walter Bond will be one of the featured speakers at the Bearing Specialists Ass…

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January 19, 2007  

Name change signals new direction for Gray Tools

Brampton, ON — Gray Hand Tool Sales Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of industrial-grade hand tools since 1912, has c…

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January 18, 2007  

New manufacturing orders jumped by more than a billion dollars in November

Ottawa, ON — Factory shipments bounced back in November 2006, mainly because of a strong showing in the transporta…

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January 18, 2007  

SKF acquires U.S. company in maintenance business

Gothenberg, Sweden — The SKF Group, Gothenberg, Sweden, has acquired Preventive Maintenance Company Inc. (PMCI) of…

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January 17, 2007  

Industrial Emergency Conference and Expo locates in London, Ont.

Toronto, ON — The Canadian Industrial Emergency Conference & Expo plans to locate the show in London, Ont., Sept. …

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January 16, 2007  

Engineering community mourns the loss of past PEO president

Toronto, ON — It is with deep sadness that Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) announces the unexpected passing o…

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January 16, 2007  

Ontario to further protect industrial workers from hearing loss

Queen’s Park, ON — Ontario is improving the health and safety of the province’s workers by protecting industrial w…

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January 15, 2007  

PTDA sponsors University of Industrial Distribution March 4-7

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) is a sponsor of one of the best educational o…

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January 15, 2007  

Ringspann adds representation in West

Brampton, ON — Ringspann Corporation, Schiller Park, Ill., has expanded its representation through Advantage Sales…