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September 30, 2013  

Canada’s economy had one of its best months in years in July

Ottawa – Canada’s economy had one of the best months in years in July 2013, rebounding strongly from a June swoon and returning the economy back to the path of moderate growth.

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September 30, 2013  

World’s largest adhesives factory opens in China

Shanghai, China – Henkel AG & Co., which produces Loctite industrial adhesives, sealants and coatings, has opened the world’s largest adhesives factory. The facility, in Shanghai, China, was inaugurated on September 18, 2013.

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September 30, 2013  

UniCarriers Americas announces executive appointments

September 29, 2013 – UniCarriers Americas [UCA] announced appointments

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September 30, 2013  

AECOM wins engineering, construction supervision contract for Haiti power project

September 30, 2013 –  AECOM, a leading provider of

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September 30, 2013  

Schneider Electric and Ryerson University team up to create first Canadian Smart Grid University Laboratory

September 29, 2013 – Schneider Electric, a global specialist

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September 30, 2013  

Stantec honoured with FIDIC Centenary Award for its work on th Confederation Bridge

September 29, 2013 – The International Federation of Consulting

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September 30, 2013  

W.S. Tyler expands to southwest with Haver & Tyler Grand Canyon

September 29, 2013)— W.S. Tyler, a manufacturer of screening,

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September 30, 2013  

J.W. Winco Canada plastic guide rollers bear smaller loads

September 28, 2013 – J.W. Winco Canada, Inc., a

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September 30, 2013  

Compact, reliable backstops with rotational capability on controlled release

September 28, 2013 – Stieber Clutch launched its new

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September 30, 2013  

Washdown shaft collars help protect equipment from contamination

September 29, 2013 – Washdown shaft collars from Ruland

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September 30, 2013  

Increasing need of MRO services for oil & gas refineries spurs 3.3% growth

London, England – The increasing demand for processed fuels has placed maintenance repair overhaul (MRO) services under the spotlight. At the same time, the spiralling costs of MRO resources are constricting the margins of its service…

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September 30, 2013  

Astronaut Chris Hadfield to speak at MainTrain conference

Calgary, AB – The MainTrain maintenance conference, organized by the Plant Engineering and Maintenance Association of Canada (PEMAC), will take place at the Sheraton Cavalier Hotel Calgary, Nov. 18-21, 2013.

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September 27, 2013  

Potential 600-barrel oil deposit discovered in deep ocean off Newfoundland

St. John’s, NL – Statoil says its first exploration well in the Flemish Pass Basin in the North Atlantic has discovered between 300 and 600 million barrels of recoverable oil.

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September 27, 2013  

Kaydon unveils online bearing selector tool

Muskegon, MI – Kaydon Bearings Division has added an interactive bearing selector to its website, www.kaydonbearings.com.

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September 27, 2013  

Web-based configuration tool helps select linear guides

Wolfschlugen, Germany – Thomson Industries Inc. offers Web-based configuration tools to enable users to quickly configure, customize and select optimized round or square rail linear guides, with outputs that simplify and speed the machine…

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September 26, 2013  

Big manufacturing technology show runs this Monday to Thursday in Toronto

Toronto – The 2013 Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS), Canada’s largest manufacturing event, opens Monday, Sept. 30 and runs to Thursday, Oct. 3. It takes place at The International Centre in Mississauga, where more than…

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September 24, 2013  

2013 EPTDA convention breaks previous attendance records

Venice, Italy – The EPTDA (European Power Transmission Distributors Association) has wrapped up a successful business convention, which will go down in the organisation’s history as one of the biggest and greatest events of its…

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September 24, 2013  

MRO market for steam turbines to grow almost 10% annually

Las Colinas, TX – The global steam turbine MRO market is estimated to grow with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.6% during 2012-2017, to reach US $35.4 billion by 2017. The Asia Pacific (APAC) region anticipated to have 50% of the…

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September 24, 2013  

NSK prepares to celebrate 100th anniversary

Tokyo, Japan – In preparation for its 100th anniversary in 2016, NSK Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, is striving to expand its global sales through improved customer satisfaction with the goal of attaining one trillion yen in corporate global sales….

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September 23, 2013  

SKF named one of world’s most sustainable companies for 14th year in a row

Gothenburg, Sweden – For the 14th year in a row, SKF has been listed as one of the world’s most sustainable companies by both the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Europe. DJSI…