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News
September 18, 2020  

MRO September 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The September 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
September 11, 2020  

Alaska pilot sentenced for lying to accident investigators

(AP) ANCHORAGE – An Alaska pilot convicted of lying

Feature
September 7, 2020  

OPINION: Changing Times Showcase Industry’s Adaptability

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK (September 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) In

News
September 7, 2020  

Hot tub heist: RCMP investigate spas stolen from Alberta manufacturing site

(CP) THORSBY, Alta. – Mounties in central Alberta are

News
September 1, 2020  

General Motors Invests in St. Catharines Plant

General Motors Canada and its partners are investing $28

Feature
September 1, 2020  

From Theft Prevention to Quality Control: How IOT-Based Surveillance Can Help

It was a food and beverage manufacturer’s worst nightmare; $187,000 worth of product stolen in plain sight. It happened at a Tavistock dairy plant in 2019, when a man presented what appeared to be legitimate paperwork for a large quantity of cheese to be loaded onto a truck, and delivered to New Brunswick. It wasn’t until the delivery failed to arrive at the location that they realized the cheese was stolen.

News
August 31, 2020  

UW Gets UVC Disinfecting Machine Developed By TMMC

University of Waterloo’s (UW) Department of Chemical Engineering and

News
August 31, 2020  

Mercedes gets big electric van order from Amazon

(AP) BERLIN – Amazon says it’s buying 1,800 electric

News
August 31, 2020  

Calgary chicken processing plant will remain open after COVID 19 outbreak

(CP) CALGARY – The Sofina Foods/Lilydale poultry processing plant

News
August 24, 2020  

Military lifts order grounding Snowbirds team, some restrictions still in place

OTTAWA – Canadians can expect to see a different

News
August 24, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford unveil deal to produce N95 masks at 3M plant in Brockville, Ont.

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined Ontario Premier

News
August 21, 2020  

Maple Leaf temporarily suspends pork exports to China after COVID 19 cases

(CP) MISSISSAUGA – Maple Leaf Foods Inc. says it

News
August 21, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford to unveil deal to produce N95 masks at Brockville, Ont., 3M plant

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will join Ontario

Feature
August 20, 2020  

Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit, which allowed maintenance, reliability, and operations professionals to learn techniques to optimize their day-to-day maintenance activities.

News
August 17, 2020  

The Canadian Shield Donates Face Shields to Education Ministries

Waterloo-based The Canadian Shield is donating 750,000 reusable face

News
August 17, 2020  

Ventilator supply starts to increase as Tam warns of possible surge of COVID 19

OTTAWA – Only a small fraction of the 40,000

News
August 17, 2020  

Work at Suncor’s Fort McMurray base plant affected until September due to fire

CALGARY – Suncor Energy Inc. says it will be

News
August 17, 2020  

Helicopter was preparing to land before fatal Newfoundland crash: TSB

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – A helicopter that crashed near

Feature
August 10, 2020  

Hygienic Design Delivers Cleanliness and Compliance

In food and beverage production facilities around the world,

News
August 10, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit A Success

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever half-day virtual summit.

News
August 10, 2020  

Ten workers test positive for COVID 19 at pork processing plant in Manitoba

BRANDON – A Maple Leaf Foods facility in Manitoba

News
August 10, 2020  

Military to fly old rescue planes longer as COVID 19 delays new aircraft

OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Air Force is being

News
August 10, 2020  

Workplace accident at northwestern B.C. gold mine leaves one worker dead

STEWART, B.C. – A worker has been killed during

Feature
August 3, 2020  

A Proactive Lifestyle for Your Machines – Focus on FLAB

Precision equipment care proactively targets the root causes of machine failure with the specific intent to increase equipment reliability. Proactively managing the mechanical and electrical aspects of fasteners, lubrication, alignment, and balance (FLAB) can increase equipment life, drive equipment reliability, reduce maintenance costs, and support an organization’s environmental sustainability objectives through improved energy efficiency.

News
August 3, 2020  

Safety board says poor maintenance caused ship fire off Haida

RICHMOND, B.C. – The Transportation Safety Board says a

News
August 3, 2020  

Violence erupts near Montreal port amid strike, prompting police investigation

Montreal police are investigating a confrontation between dockworkers and

News
July 28, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine’s Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit is set to take place on Thursday.

News
July 27, 2020  

AirBoss stock jumps to five year high on news of another COVID respirator contract

(CP) NEWMARKET, Ont. – Shares of AirBoss of America

News
July 27, 2020  

Landing gear maintenance issue behind 2018 Dash 8 crash landing at N.L. airport

(CP) STEPHENVILLE, N.L. – A safety report says the

Feature
July 20, 2020  

Optimizing Maintenance Work

To accommodate increased production volume during COVID-19 pandemic.