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September 28, 2012  

Machinery manufacturers saw declines in July

Ottawa, ON — Real gross domestic product grew 0.2% in July 2012, after edging up 0.1% in June, according to Statistics Canada. Goods production increased 0.2% in July, on the strength of manufacturing and utilities. In contrast, mining and oil…

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September 25, 2012  

Infrared camera featured in Motion Industries’ latest industrial solution video

Birmingham, AL – Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has released the second instalment of its video series via its new MiHOW2 channel online at www.mihow2.com.

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September 24, 2012  

Powerful Allies: Energy management is central to meeting corporate objectives

For many companies, energy use has long been a

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September 24, 2012  

Allied Reliability Group acquires ABB Reliability Consulting in North America

Allied Reliability Group has acquired ABB’s Reliability Consulting business

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September 24, 2012  

CAW calls on Chrysler members to remain patient as full talks resume

The Canadian Auto Workers has urged its members at

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September 24, 2012  

Toyota going green: plans electric car for this year, fuel cell vehicle by 2015

Toyota Motor Corp. is boosting its green vehicle lineup,

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September 24, 2012  

Canadian Solar close deal for two solar farms; operations, maintenance contract

Canadian Solar Inc. has closed an 18.7 MW AC

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September 24, 2012  

VIDEO: Rittal tour of its central distribution centre

Recently, Rittal Systems held an open house in Mississauga,

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September 21, 2012  

True giants: Lifting jacks for train maintenance have capacity of 520 tons

Kissing, France — On average, a French TGV train travels about 50,000 kilometres per month. Each of these high-speed trains is given a technical check-up after 5,000 kilometres. This takes place in facilities such as the state-of-the-art…

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September 21, 2012  

Worker well-being subject of health and safety forum in Halifax

Hamilton, ON – The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety has planned Forum IV for Oct. 29-30, 2012, in Halifax, NS. The forum is a two-day national health and safety event that brings together subject experts, workers,…

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September 20, 2012  

CAW could soon issue strike notice at GM; but making some progress with Chrysler

The Canadian Auto Workers could issue a strike notice

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September 20, 2012  

Seven health and safety events planned for Ontario

Toronto, ON — Health & Safety Ontario, the group that reorganized 12 health and safety associations into four streamlined organizations, has consolidated its 10 regional conferences into seven larger conferences across Ontario. Here is the…

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September 19, 2012  

Wear parts manufacturing being expanded to handle growing mining process business

Montreal, QC — Metso is expanding its rubber mill lining production capacity globally by investing in new presses to meet the growing demand in the global mining market. After completing the investment in 2015, Metso’s global rubber mill…

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September 18, 2012  

Bentley says its acquisition of Ivara 'redefines asset performance management'

Bentley Systems Inc. has acquired Ontario-based Ivara Corp., a

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September 18, 2012  

Provincial Partitions moves into new Mississauga manufacturing facility

Provincial Partitions continues to grow offering a one-stop solution

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September 18, 2012  

CAW talks with GM, Chrysler continue as deadline postponed after Ford deal

Members of the Canadian Auto Workers union are still

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September 18, 2012  

SAIT gets new leading-edge measurement training lab

Calgary, AB – The well-being of industry in Alberta will be in better hands due to a novel partnership between Endress+Hauser Canada and Calgary’s SAIT Polytechnic. Endress+Hauser Canada, a supplier of measurement instrumentation,…

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September 17, 2012  

Ineffective guarding results in $75,000 fine for driller after worker injured

Succession Forage George Downing Ltee./George Downing Estate Drilling Ltd.,

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September 17, 2012  

Health Canada mum on overseas drug manufacturing plant inspections: researcher

Health Canada is so secretive about its inspections of

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September 17, 2012  

CAW strike would be ‘painful’ to Canadian economic growth

A debt ratings agency that covers the auto industry