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December 31, 2009  

BSA 2010 convention to deliver real dollar value

Glen Ellyn, IL — The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) reports that it will deliver savings and value to …

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December 30, 2009  

Study analyzes Canada’s employment downturn from Oct. 2008-Oct. 2009

Ottawa, ON — A recent Statistics Canada study shows that employment in Canada declined much faster in the ear…

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December 29, 2009  

Pump supplier adds 10 new service reps across Canada

Windsor, ON — Viking Pump of Canada Inc. has improved aftermarket service capability with the appointment of …

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December 28, 2009  

Economic analyst provides outlook for the manufacturing sector for 2010

Chicago, IL — “What’s that down the road? A head?” With apologies to the old Red Skelton bit, this is t…

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December 26, 2009  

MRO’s Saturday Memo a new online feature

Toronto, ON — Beginning on the first Saturday of 2010, MROmagazine.com will introduce a new weekly online fea…

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December 24, 2009  

Machinery helps gain in wholesale sales for October

Ottawa, ON — Wholesale sales in current dollars edged up 0.3% to $41.1 billion in October 2009, the fourth in…

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December 23, 2009  

Job stability in Canadian manufacturing affected by layoffs from economic slowdown

Ottawa, ON — Job stability in the Canadian manufacturing sector (the likelihood of keeping one’s current job …

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December 22, 2009  

Motion Industries buys BC Bearing Engineers

Burnaby, BC — Another great Canadian company has sold out to US ownership. Genuine Parts Company reports that…

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December 22, 2009  

Toronto Transit Commission to recover and reuse used lubricants

Toronto, ON — Safety-Kleen Canada Inc., has been awarded a three-year contract by the Toronto Transit Commiss…

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December 22, 2009  

Productivity in manufacturing records second consecutive quarterly gain

Ottawa, ON — The labour productivity of Canadian businesses fell 0.2% in the third quarter, after fluctuating…

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December 21, 2009  

Tekne’s Bearing Fault Monitor

Tekne’s Vice President, Dan Hilker, explains how the company’s

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December 21, 2009  

Top 2 Mistakes Made in Lubrication Management

Ken Bannister, Principal at Engtech Industries Inc., explains the

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December 21, 2009  

Consumer confidence increases in December as new job postings rise

Ottawa, ON — Following two consecutive monthly declines, consumer confidence rose by 3.7 percentage points in…

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December 21, 2009  

Some Canadian manufacturing segments on the road to recovery

Ottawa, ON — Manufacturing sales advanced 2.0% in October 2009 to $42.5 billion, reports Statistics Canada in…

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December 18, 2009  

Smart Choices: Lubrication plays critical reliability role

Manufacturers, engineers and maintenance professionals from a wide range

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December 18, 2009  

Properly identify and train new employees

In the last issue of PEM, I spent some

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December 18, 2009  

Boost supply chains with communication

For many years, people thought communication silos only existed

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December 18, 2009  

Five steps to improved asset management performance

With maintainers preparing to achieve shop floor success in

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December 18, 2009  

Balluff goes ultrasonic

This month marks the release of the Balluff family

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December 18, 2009  

Viking Pump Canada improves aftermarket service

Viking Pump of Canada Inc. recently announced its improved