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July 31, 2012  

Eagle Technology releases mobile-based Proteus MMX

Eagle Technology, a provider of CMMS/EAM solutions, has released

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July 31, 2012  

Oil Filtration Systems adds reclamation, purification, flushing field services

Oil Filtration Systems has announced that it is now

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July 31, 2012  

New posters help raise awareness of chemical hazards and worker rights

Hamilton, ON — An important step in creating a safe and healthy workplace is educating people about, and raising awareness of, the issues and hazards. With chemical entry points and basic worker rights as the topics, the two newest posters…

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July 30, 2012  

Fluke laser distance meters measure up to 100 metres

Fluke Corp. has introduced the Fluke 414D, 419D and

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July 30, 2012  

Roxtec allows reliable sealing around cable and pipes

Roxtec manufactures a unique system to seal around cables

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July 30, 2012  

The Digital Asset Evolution: Harness computers to manage asset data through the entire life cycle

Enterprise asset management (EAM) is evolving fast. We’re now

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July 30, 2012  

Toyota investing $100 million in Ontario plant, will hire 400 workers

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. — Toyota’s Canadian manufacturing arm says it’s

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July 30, 2012  

GM Canada makes $850 million investment in R&D at Oshawa facility

OSHAWA, Ont. — GM Canada is investing $850 million

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July 30, 2012  

With odds on recession rising, time to again consider stimulus spending: CIBC

OTTAWA — With speculation rising of a second recession,

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July 27, 2012  

Outlook for summer generally upbeat but some provincial economies will see slow growth

Ottawa, ON – Weakening growth in emerging markets, Europe’s fiscal and economic woes, and sluggish job creation in the United States are weighing on growth in the provincial economies. Despite the global economic uncertainty, The…

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July 27, 2012  

Travelling roadshow to provide hands-on demonstrations of oil shear technology

Fairfield, OH — Force Control Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of oil shear clutches and brakes, is bringing a travelling roadshow to western Canada through October 2012, providing an opportunity for hands-on demonstrations to maintenance,…

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July 26, 2012  

Canadian lubricants and corrosion control firm joins PTDA

Chicago, IL — The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) welcomed a new manufacturer member in the second quarter of 2012. Krown Corporate of Schomberg, ON, manufactures industrial lubricants, cleaners and coatings for the…

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July 26, 2012  

Acklands-Grainger new website features includes enhanced search, better ordering

Acklands-Grainger Inc., a Canadian distributor of industrial, safety and

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July 24, 2012  

Hong Kong fastener firm to be acquired by Stanley Black & Decker in US

New Britain, CT — Stanley Black & Decker has agreed to acquire Infastech, a manufacturer and distributor of specialty engineered fastening technologies headquartered in Hong Kong, from CVC Capital Partners and Standard Chartered Private…

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July 24, 2012  

Canadian manufacturers optimistic despite sluggish recovery, report says

Despite a sluggish economic recovery, 85 per cent of

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July 24, 2012  

Robert (Bob) Hilborn led Darcor for over 35 years

Toronto, ON — Robert (Bob) Ross Hilborn, the chief executive officer of Darcor Ltd., a manufacturer of casters and wheels based in Toronto, ON, passed away on March 19, 2012, at the age of 74, after a brief battle with cancer. His career at…

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July 23, 2012  

Optibelt opens 2nd Canadian distribution centre in Montreal

Optibelt Canada has opened a second Canadian distribution centre

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July 23, 2012  

Grainger opens distribution centre in Saskatoon to expand regional support

Grainger Inc. has announced the opening of new distribution

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July 20, 2012  

New MRO distribution centre opened in Saskatoon

Richmond Hill, ON – Acklands-Grainger Inc. opened a new distribution centre in Saskatoon, SK, in May 2012 to enable the industrial and MRO products distributor to put more products closer to its customers.

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July 19, 2012  

Three strategies for maintenance professionals

Paul Michalicka, North American area sales manager of maintenance