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November 30, 2010  

MPulse releases Condition Triggered Maintenance add-on tool

MPulse Maintenance Software, developers of MPulse v7 CMMS, has

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November 30, 2010  

PEM 2010 Maintenance Awards – Goodrich Landing Gear

Take a tour tour of the Goodrich Landing Gear

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November 30, 2010  

ABB to acquire Baldor Electric in $4.2B deal

ABB and Baldor have announced a recommended offer for

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November 30, 2010  

ABB to acquire Baldor Electric Company in $4.2 billion deal

Zurich, Switzerland – The Swiss ABB power and automation technology group, and Baldor Electric Company, Fort Smith, AK, a North American supplier of industrial motors, have agreed that ABB will acquire Baldor in an all-cash transaction valued…

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November 29, 2010  

Nominations open for Canada’s Safest Employers Award: Apply now!

Do you work for one of Canada’s safest companies?

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November 29, 2010  

EPTDA sets up a new membership drive for distributors

Brussels, Belgium — The Manufacturer Council of the EPTDA (European Power Transmission Distributors Association) is inviting all Manufacturer Member companies to bring along two of their distributor companies, who are not yet a member of the…

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November 26, 2010  

Advanced vibration-monitoring technologies protect critical assets, show signs of failure

Rotating equipment seldom fails without notice, so breakdowns can

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November 26, 2010  

Market for pumps for fluid handling expected to grow 6.5% annually

Cleveland, OH — World fluid handling pump demand is forecast to rise 6.5% annually through 2014 to $69 billion(US).

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November 25, 2010  

Motor-shop worker suffers severe burn to foot using pressure washer

A worker in Alberta using a high-pressure washer in

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November 25, 2010  

Machinery and equipment prices up slightly in third quarter

Ottawa, ON — The Machinery and Equipment Price Index (MEPI) increased by 0.7% in the third quarter of 2010, reports Statistics Canada. The import component increased by 1.1% over this period, while the domestic component rose by 0.1%. Compared…

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November 25, 2010  

Swiss industrial masurement equipment supplier marks 20 years in Canada

Burlington, ON — Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd., a supplier of industrial measuring technology and automation equipment, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Canada. The Swiss parent of the company launched its Canadian operation in 1990.

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November 22, 2010  

More positive outlook for 2011 revealed in latest PTDA Business Index

Chicago, IL — According to the third quarter results of the Quarterly Business Index released by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA), PTDA members are projecting 10% growth on top of the 14% average growth expectation for…

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November 22, 2010  

Kaydon and Cooper bearings to be offered in single distribution network

Phoenix, AZ — The Cooper Bearings and Kaydon Bearings divisions of Kaydon Corp. have announced a joint sales initiative by their North American sales teams aimed to improve coverage and give customers more bearing choices from a single source.

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November 22, 2010  

Canada’s strongest growth in labour productivity is in Quebec

Ottawa, ON — Labour productivity of the business sector increased in Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Manitoba and British Columbia as well as Yukon in 2009, Statistics Canada said in its most recent look at the subject. At the national level,…

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November 22, 2010  

ARCAD releases new set of arc-flash-software video tutorials

ARCAD in Etobicoke, Ont., has released a set of

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November 22, 2010  

Walter Surface Technologies launches world HQ in Quebec

Walter Surface Technologies has announced the official opening of

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November 22, 2010  

Kaydon Bearings introduces new website, brand message

Kaydon Corp. Bearings Division has unveiled its new website,

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November 22, 2010  

Smart modular power analyzer

Carlo Gavazzi Inc. has launched its new WM40-96 Smart

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November 22, 2010  

Vibration monitor

From Alaron Instruments: The VDS-104 system is a versatile

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November 22, 2010  

3/8-inch micro cordless impact wrench

Snap-on‘s new 3/8-inch micro cordless impact wrench (CT561) provides