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August 31, 2007  

One-time Chevron Canada president to drive company’s acquisitions

San Ramon, CA — Chevron Corporation has announced that John S. Watson will become executive vice-president, Strate…

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August 31, 2007  

Fasteners

Do you have a question about fasteners, adhesives or

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August 30, 2007  

N.Z. vibration firm names district sales manager for Toronto

Toronto, ON — Commtest Instruments Ltd. has appointed Robert Dent district sales manager in Toronto. He will part …

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August 29, 2007  

Maintenance worker paralyzed after accident at Ontario plant

Kitchener, ON — Gerdau Ameristeel Corp., a Whitby, Ont.-based company that operates a steel recycling plant in Cam…

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August 29, 2007  

Skyjack acquires CareLift Equipment

Guelph, ON — Skyjack Inc., a Linamar Company, has signed a Share Purchase Agreement regarding the purchase, by Sky…

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August 28, 2007  

World lubricant demand rising 2.3% annually

Cleveland, OH — World demand for lubricants is forecast to advance 2.3% per year to 41.8 million metric tons in 20…

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August 27, 2007  

Timken names business leaders for new Bearings and Power Transmission Group

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has announced five leaders of the businesses within its new Bearings and Power Tra…

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August 27, 2007  

NTN roller bearing maintenance seminar set for Nov. 19-22

Mississauga, ON — The next session of NTN Canada’s Roller Bearing and Maintenance Training Program will be held in…

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August 24, 2007  

ISA Toronto appoints new president for 2007-2008

Toronto, ON — ISA Toronto has appointed Glen Doole as president for the 2007-2008 fiscal year. Doole has been invo…

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August 24, 2007  

Thomas & Betts acquisition to enhance strength in electrical component markets

Memphis, Tenn. – August 15, 2007 – Thomas & Betts Corporation, whose Canadian subsidiary Thomas & Betts Limited is …

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August 23, 2007  

Timken upgrades repair services in Canada through Weir Canada

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has completed an agreement with Weir Canada Inc. of Mississauga, Ont., to make it …

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August 22, 2007  

Industry supports decision to work toward common North American regulations for chemical substances

Ottawa, ON — Three national consumer products industry associations from Canada and the United States say they sup…

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August 22, 2007  

Machinery and equipment prices down in second quarter

Ottawa, ON — Statistics Canada’s Machinery and Equipment Price Index (MEPI) stood at 89.7 (1997=100) in the second…

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August 21, 2007  

Regina USA to stock conveying chains and belts in Canada

Cambridge, MD — Regina USA has appointed Advantage Sales Network Corp. of Brampton, Ont., as its representative in…

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August 20, 2007  

New seminar on important SIL safety standard (IEC 61508) to take place in Toronto

Toronto, ON — Machinery & Equipment MRO is co-sponsoring a new S.A.F.E. Engineering Inc. seminar, Safety in Indust…

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August 17, 2007  

21st century maintenance conference offers Canadian insights into MRO

Mississauga, ON — Federated Press’ sixth annual Creating a 21st Century Maintenance Organization conference will w…

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August 17, 2007  

Oil industry profits to plummet in 2007

Ottawa, ON — Profits in Canadas oil industry are expected to plummet by almost 25% in 2007 from their peak in 200…

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August 16, 2007  

Chain manufacturer makes appointments

Fulton, IL — Drives, Inc. has promoted Barbara J. Ross to national accounts manager, focused on industrial distrib…

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August 16, 2007  

Canadian manufacturing shipments continue to fall

Ottawa, ON — Manufacturing shipments tumbled in June 2007, falling 1.8% to $48.6 billion, reports Statistics Canad…

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August 15, 2007  

Manufacturing exhibit teaches kids about industry

Clinton Township, MI Here’s an idea for a cross-border summer vacation trip that can help teach your kids about y…