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March 30, 2007  

Reliability software firm adds coal-fired power plant as customer

Burlington, ON — Ivara Corp., a supplier of asset reliability solutions, has added AES Somerset LLC, a 675-MW coal…

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March 29, 2007  

Mikron Infrared acquired by Lumasense Technologies

Oakland, NJ — Mikron Infrared Inc. has signed a definitive agreement with LumaSense Technologies Inc. to merge Red…

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March 28, 2007  

RotoPrecision appoints new president

Mississauga, ON — Gregg Robinson has been appointed president of RotoPrecision Inc. of Mississauga, Ont. He previo…

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March 28, 2007  

IAPA targets cost of-workplace accidents with Small Business Safety Calculator

Toronto, ON — With the launch of IAPAs (Industrial Accident Prevention Association) Small Business Safety Calcula…

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March 27, 2007  

Timken adds aftermarket sales agency in Canada

Canton, Ohio — The Timken Company has entered into an aftermarket sales agency agreement with National Sales Inc. …

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March 26, 2007  

85% of safety professionals report observing PPE non-compliance in the workplace

Roswell, GA — If there is one thing all workplace safety experts agree on, it is the need for proper protective eq…

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March 23, 2007  

Bishop-Wisecarver appoints Ringball exclusive Canadian master distributor

Pittsburg, CA — Bishop-Wisecarver Corp., a manufacturer of guided motion technology and the original DualVee guide…

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March 23, 2007  

New website connects kids to the world of manufacturing

Dearborn, MI — With the click of a mouse, young people can get a behind-the-scenes look into the significance and …

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March 22, 2007  

Metalformers expect downturn over next three months

Cleveland, OH — Metalforming companies expect a slight downturn in business conditions during the next three month…

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March 21, 2007  

Extensive bearings program at STLE’s May 6-10 meeting

Philadelphia, PA — Interested in bearings? STLE’s 2007 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, May 6-10 at the downtown Phila…

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March 20, 2007  

Metalforming capital expenditures projected to increase in 2007

Cleveland, OH — The 2007 Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Capital Spending Report reveals that metalformin…

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March 19, 2007  

After December slump, PT suppliers see big hike in January business

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has released January 2007 month-end trend dat…

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March 19, 2007  

RCM training is in Edmonton April 17-19

Edmonton, AB — Conscious Asset Management is holding a three-day RCM Introductory Course, April 17-19, 2007, in Ed…

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March 16, 2007  

Extensive seal-technology program at STLE’s May 6-10 Annual Meeting

Philadelphia, PA — If your job involves working with seals, then you may want to consider attending STLE’s 2007 An…

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March 15, 2007  

Steelworkers union launches global website for ExxonMobil workers

Beaumont, TX — The United Steelworkers union (USW) has launched a multilingual website that will allow workers at …

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March 14, 2007  

Slight productivity increase in Canada matches U.S. in 4th quarter 2006

Ottawa, ON — Productivity in Canadian businesses increased 0.3% between October and December, 2006, after a weak p…

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March 13, 2007  

SKF Canada acquires lubrication systems firm in Ontario

Toronto, ON — SKF Canada Ltd. has acquired Automatic Lubrication Systems (ALS) of Burlington, Ont., effective Marc…

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March 12, 2007  

Job growth in goods-producing sector stumbles in February

Ottawa, ON — Estimates from Statistics Canada’s latest Labour Force Survey show little overall change in the labou…

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March 9, 2007  

SKF acquires Taiwanese company in linear motion

Gothenburg, Sweden — SKF has signed an agreement to acquire ABBA Linear Tech Co. Ltd., an Asian manufacturer of pr…

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March 8, 2007  

OFL marks International Women’s Day – March 8

Toronto, ON — International Women’s Day, March 8, celebrates the lives and work of women. To mark the occasion, th…