MRO Magazine

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Facilities Maintenance

Podcast
April 28, 2021  

PODCAST: Suzane Greeman, Greeman Asset Management Solutions.

  GUEST: Suzane Greeman, President and Principal Asset Management

News
April 26, 2021  

SMRP opens application for 2021 scholarship program

The Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) has

News
April 26, 2021  

CMRT exam updated to reflect job advancements

The Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals Certifying Organization

Feature
April 19, 2021  

Tradespeople and The New Digital World of Maintenance

Working with CertainTeed Gypsum and implementing new digital technologies

News
April 9, 2021  

E3 Metals awarded Alberta Innovates grant

E3 Metals Corp. received a $1.8 million grant from Alberta

News
April 9, 2021  

Canada and FCM fund green projects in Quebec communities

The Government of Canada and the Federation of Canadian

News
April 5, 2021  

Clean energy project investments for the Northwest Territories

The Government of Canada announced over $640,000 for two community-led projects

News
March 29, 2021  

Canada and Ontario invest in recreational and stormwater infrastructure in Woolwich

Governments of Canada and Ontario have announced joint funding

Feature
March 26, 2021  

First Virtual Expo a Success

MRO teamed up with its sister publication, Design Engineering, to host a virtual expo focusing on maintenance, reliability, manufacturing, design and operations.

Feature
March 22, 2021  

CMMS: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

CMMS is a great tool for maintenance including planning and scheduling, but be careful and don’t abuse it. There is good and bad we need to recognize in using CMMS functionality over a paper system. Get the good, avoid the bad, and be better at maintenance.

Feature
March 12, 2021  

Water and Bearings

The most effective way of preventing damage by water, is preventing water from getting into the bearing.

News
March 12, 2021  

Swagelok launches gas distribution program

Swagelok has launched a gas distribution program that offers

Feature
March 8, 2021  

Tools of the Trade

Using the right condition monitoring tools doesn’t have to be hard.

News
March 8, 2021  

GTA tourism and culture to get operations and maintenance investment

The Ontario government is providing an investment of up

Feature
March 1, 2021  

How to Use a CMMS To Increase Work Accountability in the Maintenance Department

As the world becomes more digital and connected, it is more important than ever that organizations are properly collecting and utilizing their data.

News
February 22, 2021  

Rockford Systems and ISS Safety partner to serve machine safeguarding customers

Rockford Systems, LLC and ISS Safety, Ltd. have partnered

News
February 22, 2021  

Wolseley Canada offers tips for furnace operations

Wolseley Canada, a home HVAC systems and maintenance company,

News
February 22, 2021  

Zurn introduces line of smart restrooms

Zurn introduces new Connected product line that integrates restrooms

Feature
January 25, 2021  

No More Firefighting

Imagine an industrial site or manufacturing facility that actually accomplished the mission of every maintenance and reliability professional – zero per cent unplanned downtime.

Feature
January 21, 2021  

Main Electrical Substation Upgrades

Part 2 – Project Phasing, Construction and Commissioning

Podcast
January 14, 2021  

Importance of networking and education in the maintenance world

  GUEST: Martha Myers TOPIC: The importance of networking

News
January 12, 2021  

Mushy rink reason to think: environmentalist

  Eric Reder slides across the rink in his

Feature
January 6, 2021  

Adapting to Maintenance Technology

This year it seems like we are on the front steps of maintenance technology. Manufactures are talking about new advanced maintenance tools, and many are moving toward implementing technological applications to be used by plant engineers and tradespeople.

News
December 28, 2020  

Military bases struggling with personnel shortages, internal review finds

(CP) OTTAWA – An internal review by the Department

Feature
December 15, 2020  

Maintenance: What Does the Future Hold?

Technology moves at a fast pace, and companies need to adapt quickly if they want to stay competitive in the new marketplace. Maintenance is no exception. What was once an industry that saw maintenance professionals using metal tools and wearing a hardhat, are now more likely to use a tablet to check on their assets.

Feature
December 3, 2020  

MRO’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

While most models for 2021, have engine, package, trim, or colour changes, two of the light-duty pick-up truck heavyweights have made major changes to their vehicles.

News
November 30, 2020  

Half of Ontario hospitals in poor state of repair; accountability office says

(CP) TORONTO – Almost half of Ontario’s hospitals are

Feature
November 16, 2020  

PM Regimes

Preventive and predictive maintenance are two important elements of any equipment maintenance program.

Feature
November 9, 2020  

Bearing Quality, Service Life and Fatigue Life

What does the user want? What does the machine
designer want?

News
October 26, 2020  

TBM pushes forward with repairs to Thornbury Pier

Town of the Blue Mountains (TBM) staff members have