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July 31, 2009  

Walter Surface Technologies preps new $20 million headquarters

Montreal, QC — Walter Surface Technologies has unveiled plans for its new world headquarters facility being c…

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July 30, 2009  

BSA welcomes additional industry leaders to committee ranks

Glen Ellyn, IL – The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA)

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July 30, 2009  

PTDA welcomes four new members

Chicago, IL – The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA)

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July 30, 2009  

SKF integrates Vogel

In 2004, the SKF Group acquired Willy Vogel AG,

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July 30, 2009  

HK Systems appoints company’s Automate the Conventional Product Manager

MILWAUKEE, WI – HK Systems, Inc., North America’s leading

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July 30, 2009  

Columbus McKinnon consolidates sales force

AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation, a designer, manufacturer

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July 30, 2009  

Huf Hulsbeck & Furst selects IFS Applications to consolidate global operations

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, recently announced that

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July 30, 2009  

Hose Master obtains CRN certification

Hose Master has received national Canadian Registration Numbers (CRN)

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July 29, 2009  

Fluid power manufacturer expands capacity despite recession

Welland, ON — Bosch Rexroth Canada is beating the recession blues for both itself and its customers by instal…

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July 28, 2009  

Consumer confidence rises for fifth consecutive month

Ottawa, ON — According to the Conference Board of Canada, its Index of Consumer Confidence climbed to 82.9 in…

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July 27, 2009  

Tepid economic growth in Canada to resume in the second half of 2009

Ottawa, ON — The Canadian economy is expected to begin growing in the second half of this year, but the effects of…

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July 24, 2009  

End in sight for US recession, but a weak recovery expected

Ottawa, ON — The US economy will begin to grow again in the second half of this year, but the breadth of the …

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July 24, 2009  

New ‘CSA Standards’ identity unveiled

Toronto, ON — Canadian Standards Association (CSA), a developer of standards and codes, has introduced its new ‘CS…

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July 23, 2009  

Pump supplier extends aftermarket service in southern Ontario

Toronto, ON — Viking Pump of Canada Inc. has improved its aftermarket service capability. With service centre loca…

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July 22, 2009  

Inventor of the transformerless medium voltage drive wins Innovator of the Year Award

Toronto, ON — The Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation has honoured Dr. Navid Zargari from Rockwell Automat…

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July 21, 2009  

Lack of lockout results in electrocution and $300,000 safety fine

Toronto, ON — SNC-Lavalin Power Ontario Inc. was fined $300,000 on July 7, 2009, for a violation under the Occupat…

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July 20, 2009  

MRO Magazine receives its fourth APEX Award of Excellence

Toronto, ON — Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine has received an Award of Excellence in APEX 2009, the 21st Annual…

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July 17, 2009  

Plant shutdowns contribute to May decline in manufacturing sales

Ottawa, ON — Manufacturing sales fell 6.0% to $38.4 billion in May 2009, the lowest level since November 1998, Sta…

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July 17, 2009  

Jury finds major reseller of electrical products guilty of selling counterfeit Square D circuit breakers

Palatine, IL — On June 25, 2009, a jury in the US District Court in Indianapolis found Breakers Unlimited Inc. of …

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July 15, 2009  

BSA fall meeting looks at pros and cons of social networking

Glen Ellyn, IL — Attendees at the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2009 Fall Meeting, September 21-22, at the…