MRO Magazine


October 25, 2006  

STLE wants conference papers based on everyday lubrication and wear problems

Philadelphia, PA — If you are an end user or work closely with end users, here is your opportunity to become a ful…

September 5, 2006  

Lubricants University offers new courses on gear lubrication and heavy duty coolants

San Ramon, CA — Chevron’s Lubricants University (, an educational website focused on …

August 23, 2006  

Worldwide grease production on the rise, reports NLGI

Kansas City, MO — Worldwide grease production reached 1.9 billion lb (862 million kg) in 2005, an increase of 1.5%…

July 24, 2006  

Leading players in the global lubricants and greases market ranked

Dublin, Ireland — Research and Markets has announced the addition of “Lubricating Oils and Greases – Global Strate…

June 23, 2006  

SKF acquires lubrication systems business

Gteborg, Sweden — SKF has signed an agreement with John Crane Safematic Oy, part of the Speciality Engineering Di…

June 1, 2006  

Safeguarding against lubrication woes

Without a proper lubrication program, maintenance managers run the risk of lost revenue through downtime, repair and damaged equipment, in addition to poor reliability and high energy consumption due…

June 1, 2006  

Better lubrication?

Problem: I was sure I was lubricating a motor’s bearings properly, but they failed anyway. What’s up?…

May 3, 2006  

Spots still available for STLE Toronto golf meet on May 30

Stoufville, ON — STLE Toronto (the Toronto Section of the Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers) is hold…

April 17, 2006  

Canadian lubrication technology makes the news

Toronto, ON — It isn’t often you get to read about topics of interest to plant maintenance and engineering profess…

March 9, 2006  

Timken to switch to company-formulated grease for ball bearing housed units

Canton, Ohio — The Timken Company will begin filling Timken Fafnir ball bearing housed units with its own brand of…

January 2, 2006  

Secrets of high-temperature grease lubrication to be revealed at Jan. 10 STLE meeting in Toronto

Toronto, ON — “High” is a relative term when characterizing temperature conditions. There are many criteria to co…

September 1, 2005  

Lubrication professionals to gather in Calgary

Calgary, AB — You can join 1,500 tribology and lubrication professionals representing 50 industries from around th…

August 17, 2005  

Lubrication website revamped

Morrisville, NC — Bijur Lubrication Group has upgraded its website, offering new benefits for those browsing www.b…

August 9, 2005  

Line of condition monitoring products expanded to include machine evaluator series

Canton, OH — Timken has expanded its offering of condition monitoring products to include a machine evaluator seri…

August 2, 2005  

Metalworking fluids the topic of Fall STLE Toronto meeting

oronto, ON — The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) Toronto Section, at its Fall meeting on …

May 24, 2005  

ChevronTexaco changes name to Chevron Corporation, unveils a new visual image

San Ramon, CA — In a move to present a clear, strong and unified presence in the global marketplace, ChevronTexaco…

May 16, 2005  

May promotion offers free grease gun

Cobourg, ON — SDT North America is giving away an Alemite 500 Professional Lever Grease Gun with the purchase of a…

April 18, 2005  

Save $50 if you register for STLE meeting by April 22

Las Vegas, NV — Registrations for the STLE 2005 Annual Meeting, May 15-19, 2005, in Las Vegas, which will be held …

February 3, 2005  

One-day Lubrication Fundamentals course set for Feb. 16

Toronto, ON — The Toronto Section of the STLE (Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers) conducts seminars…

January 18, 2005  

Used-oil recycling program to go national (January 18, 2005)

Edmonton, AB — Five provincial used-oil materials recycling associations have extended their cooperation to form t…

December 31, 2004  

ExxonMobil lube technology selected for basestock plant in Malaysia

Fairfax, VA — ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company (EMRE) reports that Petronas Penapisan (Melaka) Sdn Bhd…

December 30, 2004  

New brand identity established for lubricant range

Midland, MI — To better serve its global customer base, Dow Corning is introducing a new identity for its Molykote…

December 27, 2004  

Lubrication Excellence conference to be co-located with Reliability World 2005

San Antionio, TX — The first annual Reliability World Conference is scheduled for April 26-28, 2005, in San Antoni…

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…

December 21, 2004  

STLE to bring 250 speakers to Las Vegas lubrication conference (December 21, 2004)

Las Vegas, NV — Join 1,500 tribology and lubrication professionals representing 50 industries from around the worl…

November 29, 2004  

ChevronTexaco celebrates 125th anniversary

San Ramon, CA — ChevronTexaco celebrated the company’s 125th anniversary on Oct. 20, 2004, marking the company’s r…

June 7, 2004  

Imperial Oil donates $650,000 to university research

Toronto, ON — Imperial Oil has donated $650,000 to fund research projects at Canadian universities as part of a pr…

May 21, 2004  

Industrial lube sales dropped 10% last year, study estimates

Little Falls, NJ — Like many other segments of the U.S. economy, the lubricants industry experienced another disap…

May 13, 2004  

Pre-registration up 15% for STLE Toronto conference on Monday

Toronto, ON — Pre-registration is up 15% for STLE’s 2004 Annual Meeting in Toronto compared to its meeting in New…

May 12, 2004  

Imperial Oil researcher receives award for test to measure diesel engine performance

Sarnia, ON — Chris May, a senior researcher at the Sarnia research centre of Imperial Oil Ltd., Toronto, has been…