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February 27, 2015  

B.C. legislation improves worker safety

The B.C. government has introduced legislation to improve workplace health and safety as part of its commitment to implement key recommendations made by Gordon Macatee, WorkSafeBC special advisor, in his WorkSafeBC Review and Action Plan report released in July 2014.

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February 27, 2015  

SMRP Ontario Chapter members benefit from RCM presentation

The Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP) Ontario Chapter held its quarterly meeting on February 25 at Bentley Systems Office in Burlington, Ont.

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February 27, 2015  

UE Systems Webinar – Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Executing on Precision

“Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Executing on Precision,” presented by Jason Kopschinsky, Des-Case

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February 26, 2015  

National internship program launched to deal with leadership succession issue in Canada

Program offers business and engineering students from across Canada the opportunity to advance their careers at multi-national company’s Montreal-based corporate offices.

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February 26, 2015  

Ford adds 400 more employees in Oakville to work in revamped plant

Oakville, ON – Ford Motor Company has begun production

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February 26, 2015  

Weekly pay up 2% over previous year in December: report

Ottawa – Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees

News
February 25, 2015  

PEM 2015 Editorial Advisory Board

PEM would like to welcome the 2015 Editorial Advisory Board. EAB members are invited to provide story ideas, offer feedback on editorial content and share insights on industry trends and issues. We look forward to drawing from their expertise as we continue to develop best-in-class content.

News
February 24, 2015  

Motion Industries chairman Bill Stevens to retire March 1

Birmingham, AL – After 37 years at Motion Industries

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February 24, 2015  

Revitalized motor plant wins TransCanada contract

Peterborough, ON – TransCanada Corporation has awarded GE Canada’s

News
February 23, 2015  

Economic outlook positions Ontario well, especially for exports

Mixed performances seen across the country as the swift correction in oil prices changes economic outlooks.

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February 23, 2015  

Wholesalers of machinery, equipment and supplies see year over year margin gains of 3%

Ottawa – Statistics Canada’s Wholesale Services Price Index (WSPI)

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February 23, 2015  

Import prices rising fast for machinery and equipment purchases

Ottawa – Statistics Canada’s Machinery and Equipment Price Index

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February 23, 2015  

Skyjack seeks 30 projects to do charitable community work

Guelph, ON – Linamar Corporation’s Skyjack Division is launching

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February 23, 2015  

Metso acquires replacement gearing know-how from Rexnord

Helsinki, Finland – Metso Corporation has acquired from the

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February 23, 2015  

EASA to offer three seminars in Spring program

St. Louis, MO – The Electrical Apparatus Service Association

News
February 22, 2015  

Identify and track inefficiencies and energy waste

Facilities can quickly identify inefficiencies and energy waste with a new web-based solution offered by Hydro Ottawa’s subsidiary Energy Ottawa Inc. The EnergyFlow Monitor tracks a building’s energy and water use in real-time, providing valuable data to identify inefficiencies or adjust settings based on occupancy patterns. Electricity generation, such as solar PV, can also be monitored and graphically presented.

News
February 22, 2015  

OCAD U and Legend Power lead the way with innovative energy retrofit

Legend Power Systems Inc. is pleased to announce that its energy saving product, the Harmonizer, has helped OCAD University lower the greenhouse emissions of their Toronto campus while saving over $20,000 per year, with a payback period of 2.6 years. The Harmonizer, a device which saves energy by regulating incoming voltage levels, has reduced the university’s greenhouse gas emissions by 31 metric tons, saving 171,000 kWh per year.

News
February 22, 2015  

Nominations sought for award recognizing a trailblazing woman in the power transmission/motion control industry

Chicago, IL – To honour the memory of Wendy

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February 22, 2015  

US demand for adhesives and sealants to reach $12.8 billion in 2019

Cleveland, OH – US demand for adhesives and sealants

News
February 22, 2015  

2015 manus competition to recognize creative bearing applications

East Providence, RI – Unique applications for plastic plain