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January 31, 2012  

Lind Equipment appoints electrical sales agent in Alberta

Lind Equipment has appointed Calgary-based ElectriXwest Agencies as its

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January 31, 2012  

2012 Minister's Awards for Apprenticeship Training Announcment

Glen Murray, Ontario’s Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities,

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January 31, 2012  

February safety blitz in Ontario to target muscle and skeletal injuries

Toronto, ON — Hazards involving manual materials handling that can lead to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) will be the focus of a month-long blitz in February 2012 at workplaces across Ontario.

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January 31, 2012  

Mounting kit for Aegis shaft grounding ring

The new split universal mounting kit version (Split uKIT)

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January 31, 2012  

Advanced sealing material for food & beverage processing

To meet the stringent sealing challenges surrounding food and

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January 31, 2012  

Apprenticeship community to address skills shortages at June conference

Ottawa – Shortages in the skilled trades are already having an impact on Canadian employers, creating an early warning for the demographic crunch expected in the next decade. Construction, mining, energy, manufacturing and service sectors all…

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January 30, 2012  

Nominations open for apprenticeship training awards

Toronto – A search has been launched for Ontario employers that are helping to build the province’s skilled workforce by training new apprentices.

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January 30, 2012  

How to meet your bearings’ life expectancies

Question: “We recently received a shipment of L10-rated bearings.

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January 30, 2012  

Nominations open for 2012 Awards for Apprenticeship Training

The search has begun for exceptional Ontario employers who

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January 30, 2012  

CME hosts workshops on new funding for Southern Ontario manufacturers

Exporting and export-ready manufacturers in Southern Ontario can learn

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January 30, 2012  

Ontario government plans blitz on musculoskeletal disorders in February

In February, the Ontario Ministry of Labour will be

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January 30, 2012  

Worker burned cleaning pipe system, milk producer fined $100K

Parmalat Canada Inc., a producer of milk and dairy

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January 30, 2012  

Early registration up 50% for annual mining industry event

Toronto – Early registration numbers are up almost 50% from 2011 for the upcoming Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC) convention, taking place in Toronto, March 4-7, 2012. The surge in early registration reflects both the…

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January 30, 2012  

Pump and valve manufacturer saw revenue grow 7.2% in 2011

Frankenthal, Germany – Pumps and valves manufacturer KSB Group saw sales revenue increased by 7.2% in 2011, exceeding the two billion euros mark for the first time with a total sales revenue of € 2,079.1 million. The company posted growth…

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January 30, 2012  

Grainger reports record sales of $8.1 billion for 2011

Chicago, IL – W.W. Grainger Inc. (Grainger), a broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products, has reported record sales, net earnings and earnings per share for the year ended December 31, 2011. Sales of $8.1 billion…

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January 30, 2012  

Timken’s 2011 financial results confirm its transformation and repositioning

Canton, OH – In 2011, the Timken Company generated $454.3 million in income from continuing operations, net of non-controlling interest, or $4.59 per diluted share, up 65% from $274.8 million, or $2.73 per diluted share, a year ago (all figures…

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January 27, 2012  

Global demand for mining equipment to reach $92 billion in 2015

Cleveland, OH – The world market for mining equipment is projected to climb 8.5% annually through 2015 to US$92 billion. Demand will be stimulated by a pick-up in mining output growth as global manufacturing activity and construction…

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January 26, 2012  

Ultrasound World set for May 14-17, 2012

Clearwater Beach, FL – Ultrasound World, a forum for ultrasound technology ,takes place May 14-17, 2012, at the Clearwater Hilton in Clearwater Beach, FL. Entering its eighth year, it has grown to become recognized as one of the top conferences…

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January 26, 2012  

Two major Canadian unions, CAW and CEP, exploring merger by mid-2013

TORONTO — Two of Canada’s biggest private-sector labour unions

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January 24, 2012  

SKF rejigs support strategy for industrial markets

Gothenburg, Sweden – SKF reports it has formed two new business areas to be better able to serve the needs of customers within the industrial market. The two new areas are the Industrial Market, Strategic Industries and the Industrial Market,…