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November 30, 2012  

Controls firm opens new ‘green’ headquarters in Victoria

Victoria, BC –Reliable Controls held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on October 18, 2012, to mark the official opening of its new corporate headquarters. The event was well attended by local dignitaries and individuals close to the project. The…

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November 26, 2012  

Calgary MainTrain to build on success of last week's Toronto event

After closing a very successful MainTrain 2012 last week

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November 26, 2012  

Ontario export growth to slow in 2013, Quebec’s to accelerate slightly: forecast

OTTAWA — Export Development Canada expects Ontario’s export growth

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November 26, 2012  

Canada EU trade talks likely to spill into 2013 as key issues remain: officials

OTTAWA — The Canada-Europe free trade talks are likely

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November 26, 2012  

Alberta and Saskatchewan compete for title of fastest-growing provincial economy

Ottawa – The Western provinces remain in the best position to ride out the current global economic weakness, and Ontario is seeing bright spots in export growth and business investment for 2013, according to The Conference Board of…

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November 23, 2012  

New iPhone safety app for metalworkers launched

Montreal, QC — Walter has launched a new application for iPhones, the Walter Safety App. It has been designed to provide metalworkers around the world with easy access to essential safety information when working on factory floors, jobsites,…

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November 22, 2012  

Inspect protective devices: Don't assume reliability

At this year’s Toronto Maintrain, Dr. Andrew Jardine with

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November 22, 2012  

Profits forecast to hit 10-year high for Canadian motor vehicle manufacturing

The Canadian motor vehicle manufacturing industry is expected to

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November 22, 2012  

FLO Components named key distributor for SKF lubrication products

Automatic greasing systems specialist FLO Components Ltd. has reached

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November 22, 2012  

British Columbia introduces funding to encourage students to consider trades

Delta, BC – The British Columbia government is investing an additional $1.1 million to encourage students to pursue a future in skilled trades, says John Yap, minister of advanced education, innovation and technology.

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November 21, 2012  

Newly certified journeypersons honoured in Nova Scotia

Halifax, NS — More than 400 of Nova Scotia’s newly certified journeypersons are taking advantage of the many careers Nova Scotia has to offer in the skilled trades. Minister of Labour and Advanced Education Marilyn More met with the…

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November 20, 2012  

Special victims’ fund set up following Quebec plant blast, possible cause named

A special fund will be created to help the

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November 20, 2012  

Newfoundland welding student is a scholarship winner

Mississauga, ON – ESAB Group Canada reports that the winner of the 2012-2013 ESAB Canada Post-Secondary Scholarship Award is Adam Abbott, a second-year student in the Welding Engineering Technician Program at College of the North Atlantic…

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November 19, 2012  

J.W. Winco's straight nylon plastic adjustable levers

J.W. Winco Canada Inc., a supplier of standard industrial

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November 19, 2012  

Fluke's 190 Series II ScopeMeter Test Tool oscilloscope

Fluke Corp. introduces the Fluke 190 Series II 500

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November 19, 2012  

Lista's all-purpose workbench

Lista International Corp. announces its all-purpose workbench, a high-quality,

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November 19, 2012  

Union says Alberta plant shipping beef for first time since E. coli closure

The plant at the centre of an extensive beef

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November 19, 2012  

Ontario Centres of Excellence funds work on hand-held concrete analyzer

Already making a name with its leading-edge structural integrity

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November 19, 2012  

Exposure to workplace chemicals can increase breast cancer risk, study says

A new Canadian study suggests women working in certain

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November 19, 2012  

Manufacturing sales hit nearly $50B in September, boosted by aerospace

Manufacturing sales posted a small gain in September, boosted