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October 31, 2007  

Steel shop reduces downtime 88% with software

Burlington, ON –Sterling Steel, a manufacturer of wire rod for its parent company Leggett & Platt, has increased t…

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October 30, 2007  

Wind energy market drives bearing firm’s acquisition

Ann Arbor, MI — Kaydon Corp. has acquired Avon Bearings Corporation in a cash transaction valued at US$55 million….

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October 29, 2007  

Grove Gear and Electra-Gear brands to be marketed through Leeson Electric/Lincoln Motors group

Grafton, WI — The combining of existing motor brands, Leeson Electric and Lincoln Motors, with two gear reducer br…

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October 29, 2007  

PEM has new associate publisher

AURORA, ON-CLB Media Inc. is pleased to announce that

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October 28, 2007  

PEM 2007 Maintenance Awards

TORONTO-At MainTrain 2007 (November 26-28) the winner of the

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October 28, 2007  

Get on board the MainTrain!

TORONTO-The latest and fully updated MainTrain 2007 brochure is

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October 28, 2007  

Hazardous waste is a problem

TORONTO-Despite some progress in the province, hazardous waste continues to threaten human health, the environment and Ontario’s economy due to continued significant quantities of hazardous waste and gaps in regulation and enforcement, according to a new status report by the Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy (CIELAP).

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October 28, 2007  

SKF boss makes Canadian stop

TORONTO-SKF president and CEO Tom Johnstone spoke recently to business leaders and media here. He outlined SKF’s environmental programs, which include the development of a new family of "green" bearings that reduce energy consumption by at least 30 percent compared to standard ISO products, as well as the SKF BeyondZero initiative.

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October 28, 2007  

Hydraulics unplugged

To learn more about hydraulics, drives and controls and

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October 26, 2007  

Chain producer names regional managers

Fulton, IL — Drives, Inc. has made three recent appointments of regional managers. Russ Chapman has joined the com…

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October 26, 2007  

EASA presents exceptional achievement and service award

St. Louis, MO — The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has honoured Austin Bonnett as its 2007 recipi…

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October 25, 2007  

EASA announces new officers and executive committee (October 25, 2007)

St. Louis, MO — The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has announced its new international officers f…

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October 24, 2007  

Square D files counterfeit suit against Breakers Unlimited

Toronto, ON — Square D Company, the U.S. subsidiary of Schneider Electric, has filed suit against Breakers Unlimit…

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October 23, 2007  

Hamilton maintenance and reliability group postpones meet to Nov. 28

Burlington, ON — The first general meeting of the SMRP Hamilton Chapter will take place on Nov. 28, 2007, at 6:30 …

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October 23, 2007  

British DC drive manufacturer celebrates 20th anniversary

Arundel, England — Sprint Electric Ltd., a manufacturer of DC drives in Arundel, England, is celebrating its 20th …

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October 22, 2007  

PTDA elects new board at annual convention

Palm Desert, CA — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) elected its 2008 Board of Directors and M…

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October 19, 2007  

Growth strategy will increase capacity and improve delivery of bearings

Canton, Ohio — The Timken Company plans to expand its industrial bearing services capacity in response to a strong…

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October 18, 2007  

Commercial Solutions to stock two more lines

Edmonton, AB — Commercial Solutions Inc. of Edmonton has signed an agreement with both Advanced Sealing Technology…

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October 18, 2007  

Hose association adopts PTDA product pricing format

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has announced a new association endorser of i…

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October 17, 2007  

Canadian economy likely to overcome U.S. sub-prime crisis

Toronto, ON — Canadas economy should emerge without serious damage from the U.S. sub-prime debacle — if the U.S….