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November 30, 2007  

Women gaining ground in apprenticeship training in Canada

Ottawa, ON — Registrations for apprenticeship training programs increased in all major trade groups in 2005, with …

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November 28, 2007  

Montreal service centre builds wide range of attachment chains

Montreal, QC — Renold Canada of Brantford, Ont., which offers a wide range of attachment chains, now offers dedica…

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November 26, 2007  

WSIB says ignoring workplace injuries and fatalities a recipe for disaster for Ontario

Toronto, ON — In 2006 in Ontario, 101 workers lost their lives due to traumatic injuries. In 2007, the number was …

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November 23, 2007  

Rapid-turnaround program announced for occupational safety testing for chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturers

Gaithersburg, Md. — Bridge Pharmaceuticals Inc. has begun to offer a new service for obtaining occupational safety…

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November 22, 2007  

Chain supplier makes two new appointments

Brantford, ON — Doug Macdonald has been appointed to the new position of national operations manager for Renold Ca…

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November 21, 2007  

Sustainable energy principles for Canada proposed in new report

Calgary, AB — A new report from the Canada West Foundation, Getting It Right: A Canadian Energy Strategy for a Ca…

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November 20, 2007  

2008 industry forecast

CLEVELAND, OH-The Freedonia Group Inc. conducted recent research, which

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November 20, 2007  

Timken innovates housed units

CANTON, OH-The Timken Company announced two new innovations to

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November 20, 2007  

Welders make sweet music

CLEVELAND, OH-Making good welds is a lot like making

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November 20, 2007  

BSA’s new lubrication guide

GLEN ELLYN, IL-The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) released a

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November 20, 2007  

Hydraulics operations managers named

Eden Prairie, MN — Industrial manufacturer Eaton Corp. has named John Ritter director – manufacturing operations f…

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November 19, 2007  

PEMAC maintenance conference set for Toronto next week

Toronto, ON — MainTrain 2007 – a national conference for plant and facility maintenance, reliability, engineering …

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November 16, 2007  

Sales drop in 15 of 21 manufacturing industries in September

Ottawa, ON — Manufacturing sales declined 0.9% in September 2007, continuing a weakening trend observed over the p…

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November 15, 2007  

Manufacturing proves resilient to shocks of Canadian economy

Ottawa, ON — Output and employment continued to expand steadily through October 2007, unfazed by the late-summer t…

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November 15, 2007  

CME urges federal government to extend CCA in next budget

OTTAWA, ON — The federal government’s most recent economic statement focused on the long-term needs of Canadian bu…

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November 14, 2007  

Drive firm acquires keyless bushing vendor

Manheim, PA Fenner Drives has acquired B-LOC Corp., a North American supplier of keyless shaft/hub locking device…

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November 13, 2007  

Manufacturers to face new challenges in next year, survey shows

ST. JOHNS, NF — Rising business costs, a loonie above par, decreasing selling prices and a lack of customers are …

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November 12, 2007  

Future changes in power transmission business examined

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distribution Association (PTDA) has approved a new strategic plan for the org…

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November 9, 2007  

MotionMax acquires coast-to-coast distribution rights to Parker electromechanical products

Mississauga, ON — MotionMax, a newly established division of Wainbee Ltd., Mississauga, Ont., has been appointed d…

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November 9, 2007  

CTMA to discuss assistance programs at Nov. 22 meeting in Toronto

Toronto, ON — The next meeting of the Toronto Chapter of CTMA (Canadian Tooling & Machining Association) features …