MRO Magazine

News
June 28, 2013  

Hamilton Scientific acquires Gibson Associates

June 28, 2013 – Hamilton Scientific, a manufacturer of

News
June 28, 2013  

Belt system designed for maximum flexibility in transfer applications

Based in Remshalden, close to Stuttgart, German machine builder Schnaithmann Maschinenbau GmbH manufactures transfer and assembly systems for automation, assembly, material flow and handling tasks. The family-owned company was founded in 1985.

News
June 28, 2013  

Machinery, equipment and supplies the main contributors to wholesale growth in April

Ottawa – Real gross domestic product grew 0.1% in April 2013, a fourth consecutive monthly increase, Statistics Canada has reported. Service industries led the gain in April.

News
June 28, 2013  

Industrial product price index remained flat for April

Ottawa – The Industrial Product Price Index (IPPI) was unchanged from April 2013, Statistics Canada has reported. Higher prices for petroleum and coal products offset declines for primary metal products and lumber and other wood products. The…

News
June 28, 2013  

EASA Ontario’s Fall Meeting and Golf Classic set for early September

Orangeville, ON – The Ontario Chapter of the Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) will hold its Fall Meeting and Golf Classic Sept. 6-7, 2013, at the Hockley Valley Resort in Orangeville, ON.

News
June 27, 2013  

New SKF Multilog IMx online systems

June 27, 2013 – Next generation SKF Multilog IMx

News
June 27, 2013  

Igus boasts sturdier, quieter E2 micro cable carriers

June 27, 2013 – Igus has given its micro

News
June 27, 2013  

CRP Industries unveils new website for industrial unit

June 27, 2013 – CRP Industries has unveiled a

News
June 27, 2013  

Clean up with Mean Green cleaner degreaser

June 27, 2013 – CR Brands has introduced its

News
June 27, 2013  

Appleton Contender series provide safety in hazardous locations

June 27, 2013 – Appleton Contender series control stations are suitable

News
June 27, 2013  

Weekly payroll earnings up 2.2% from year ago

Ottawa – Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees rose 0.2% from the previous month to $910 in April 2013, reports Statistics Canada. On a year-over-year basis, earnings increased 2.2%.

News
June 26, 2013  

Calgary flooding effects on industrial headquarters tempered by technology

Calgary – Some of the energy companies headquartered in downtown Calgary could see productivity losses after being forced out of their offices by severe flooding, but the good news is that oil and gas production are largely unaffected, analysts…

News
June 26, 2013  

PTDA conference in October to offer the latest information on the economy and technology

Chicago, IL – More than 550 power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) executives are expected to convene at the Power Transmission Distributors Association’s (PTDA’s) Industry Summit, themed ‘Working Without a Net?’

News
June 26, 2013  

Firm fined $70,000 after worker suffers severe hand injury

Toronto – Metro Paper Industries Inc., a manufacturer of recycled paper products, has been fined $70,000 after a worker was severely injured by the blades of a machine.

News
June 26, 2013  

Foundation uses machining award to encourage future engineers at Skills Canada Competition

Dearborn, MI – Many young people are not considering careers in skilled trades due to a lack of information about the lucrative opportunities available to those with technology and trade certifications. At the 19th Skills Canada National…

News
June 26, 2013  

Machine tool service to be seen on Manufacturing Marvels

Springfield, OH – Konecranes Machine Tool Service, a service provider for all types and brands of machine tools in the manufacturing industry, will feature its service offerings, including machine rebuilds, remanufacturing, retrofitting,…

News
June 25, 2013  

Honeywell announces new LED Lighting Solutions business

June 25, 2013 – Honeywell says its newly formed

News
June 24, 2013  

Pasta Quistini fined $132K after worker killed by machinery

June 24, 2013 – Pasta Quistini—a North York, Ont.,

News
June 24, 2013  

Skills shortages costing Ontario $28 billion annually

Toronto – Ontario is losing out on as much as $24.3 billion in economic activity and $3.7 billion in provincial tax revenues annually because employers cannot find people with the skills they need to innovate and grow in today’s economy,…

News
June 24, 2013  

AC drive manufacturer opens expanded facility in Ontario

Stoney Creek, ON – The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon continues to expand its operations in North America and has relocated to a larger facility near Toronto, in Stoney Creek ON, at 1100 South Service Road, Unit #116.