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February 27, 2013  

‘Technology adoption is not an option’ for manufacturing: ARC

The ARC Advisory Group released its new Global Service

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February 26, 2013  

Plastic plain bearing competition deadline is February 28

East Providence, RI – Plastic plain bearing specialist Igus has launched its ‘manus’ competition for the sixth time. The international competition has taken place every two years since its inception in 2003. The previous contest,…

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February 26, 2013  

Fuel maintenance system manufacturer acquired by AXI International Holdings

Fuel optimization and maintenance system manufacturer ALGAE-X International has

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February 26, 2013  

Rittal’s newly redesigned rain hoods for fans and filters

Rittal’s newly redesigned rain hoods allow for the of

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February 26, 2013  

PEM expands social media offerings with Facebook

In addition to growing its Twitter presence, PEM has

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February 26, 2013  

CMMS provider DPSI updates website with cloud/mobile products

CMMS provider DPSI has a new website that highlights

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February 25, 2013  

5 keys to choosing the right asset management system for your company

Asset management is similar to inventory management, but the

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February 25, 2013  

SKF offers range of standard and customized couplings

SKF offers an extensive range of standard and customized

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February 25, 2013  

New Danfoss website to configure and purchase industrial valves

Danfoss has launched DanfossDirect, a new website where customers

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February 25, 2013  

Carlo Gavazzi’s improved capacitive sensors

Carlo Gavazzi has announce its new and improved CA12CLC

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February 25, 2013  

Toronto’s $640M Union Station revamp focus of Engineering Innovations Forum

Engineers, students and the general public are invited to

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February 24, 2013  

Bearing suppliers gather for winter meeting in Atlanta

Glen Ellyn, IL – Attendees at the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2013 Winter Meeting in Atlanta, GA, said the meeting met or exceeded their expectations, according to the meeting’s organizers. Although all attendees pursued full agendas…

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February 24, 2013  

Latest PTDA Business Index indicates continued moderate growth

Chicago – The 4Q12 PTDA Business Index produced a reading of 50.7, which represents a very slight increase over last quarter’s reading of 50.3. This indicates that the power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) industry expanded for the…

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February 24, 2013  

Positive economic news from the US is boosting the outlook for many Canadian industries

Ottawa – The Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability Index from the Conference Board of Canada continues to advance modestly, signalling short-term gains in corporate profitability. However, a significant number of industries still face…

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February 24, 2013  

Wajax and Kaman form strategic alliance

Montreal – Wajax Industrial Components and Kaman Industrial Technologies – two North American industrial distributors – have formed a strategic alliance, strengthening the services offered to customers having business assets…

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February 24, 2013  

Machinery and equipment prices remain flat

Ottawa – The Machinery and Equipment Price Index (MEPI) was unchanged in the fourth quarter compared with the previous quarter, Statistics Canada reports. The import component was up 0.1% over this period, while the domestic component was down…

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February 24, 2013  

Search is on for world’s oldest scissor lift

Guelph, ON – Skyjack, a manufacturer of aerial work platforms, will build its 250,000th unit this year. To celebrate the achievement, the company has launched a quest to find the oldest working Skyjack scissor lift. The company wants customers…

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February 24, 2013  

New book available on facilities maintenance

Lafayette Hill, PA – Millennium Press has released a new book, Facilities Management Managing Maintenance for Buildings and Facilities, by Joel Levitt.

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February 24, 2013  

Wholesale sales were down in six provinces in December

Ottawa – Wholesale sales fell 0.9% in December 2012 to $49.0 billion, after rising 0.7% in November 2012. The decrease was largely a result of lower sales in the computer and communications equipment and supplies industry. The same industry was…

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February 21, 2013  

Western Manufacturing Technology Show returns to Edmonton in June

Exhibit space is 99 per cent sold and excitement