MRO Magazine


April 14, 2005  

Motor company offers free samples

Chicago, IL — Free AC, DC or brushless DC motor/gearmotor samples are being offered to qualified original equipmen…

March 23, 2005  

Plastic products company develops engineering student support program

East Providence, RI — Igus Inc. helps foster the mechanical design ideas and inventions of students who have a pas…

March 22, 2005  

Timken sponsors ‘Engineer of the Year’ award

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has been named a sponsor of the ‘Engineer of the Year’ award for Design News. Timk…

March 11, 2005  

Nominations sought out for Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Toronto, ON — The Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) and the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) ar…

March 10, 2005  

GM Canada and McMaster University to create engineering design and corrosion research centres

Hamilton, ON — McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and General Motors of Canada, Oshawa, Ont., have partnered to…

March 9, 2005  

Nominations open for EFC 2005 Industry Recognition Award

Mississauga, ON — Nominations are open until Fri. Mar. 18, 2005, for the Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) Industry…

March 4, 2005  

NSK announces two new vice-presidents

Mississauga, ON — NSK Canada Inc. has recently appointed Colin Figgens to the position of vice-president, industri…

March 1, 2005  

Peacock changes its name to Weir Canada

Mississauga, ON — Peacock Inc. has changed its name to Weir Canada Inc. In 1962 Peacock became a wholly-owned subs…

January 17, 2005  

How professional engineers can aid Tsunami relief efforts

Toronto, ON — Two leading professional engineering groups in Ontario — the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) a…

January 6, 2005  

Toronto man ordered to refrain from using the term ‘professional engineer’ by Ontario Superior Court

Toronto, ON — At an application brought under the Professional Engineers Act in the Ontario Superior Court of Just…

December 24, 2004  

Christmas in a maintenance engineer’s mind

North Pole — Here’s how we think a typical maintenance engineer thinks about Christmas and Santa Claus. Let’s hope…

December 23, 2004  

Imperial Oil contributes $10 million for oil sands research at UofA

Edmonton, AB — Imperial Oil Ltd. will contribute $10 million over the next five years to establish a new research…

November 22, 2004  

Ontario professional engineers recognized for outstanding achievement (November 22, 2004)

Toronto, ON — Nine professional engineers were honoured for exceptional achievement at the annual Ontario Professi…

February 1, 2002  

Choosing the right fieldbus

Editor’s Note: This article provides additional information to the feature on Merging AC drives and Fieldbus Technology that appeared in the Feb. 2002 issue of Machinery & Equipment MRO. The main feature article can be found in the Feb….

June 4, 2000  

Relative Ability Of Various Wheel Types To Solve Caster Problems

Relative Ability Of Various Wheel Types To Solve Caster Problems