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Facilities Maintenance

News
April 4, 2016  

Utility helps Campbell Company develop on-site co-generation plant

Toronto Hydro and Campbell Company of Canada have unveiled

News
March 18, 2016  

RWE Generation goes digital with IBM to mobilize lignite mining employees

Essen, Germany and Armonk, N.Y.– RWE Generation in Germany

News
February 24, 2016  

Swish expands to British Columbia, moves to a new larger facility

Peterborough, ON – Swish Maintenance Limited, a leading manufacturer

News
February 22, 2016  

CWIEME continues search for electrical industry’s top student talent

International electrical manufacturing exhibition CWIEME Berlin is once more

Feature
February 19, 2016  

PTDA Foundation accepting nominations for 2016 Wendy B. McDonald Award

Chicago, Ill. – The PTDA Foundation’s Wendy B. McDonald

News
February 5, 2016  

Teaching success for Canadian manufacturers at Fabtech Canada

Toronto – According to the Manufacturers’ Outlook 2016 report,

News
February 5, 2016  

Company fined $60,000 after worker injured by conveyor roller

L’ORIGNAL, ON – Colacem Canada Inc., which operates a

News
January 22, 2016  

Company fined $110,000 in death of electrocuted worker

London, Ont. – Ideal Drain Tile Ltd., a manufacturer

Feature
December 24, 2015  

Idea Watch: Industry 4.0 finds increasing application in production

Germany – The implementation of Industry 4.0 is an

Feature
November 4, 2015  

With used racking come new headaches

Up to 25% of used rack can be unusable due to missing or mismatched parts, damage from fork truck impact, improper use, shipping, handling, or disassembly-reassembly. Company’s maintenance manager says it went from one horror to another.

News
August 17, 2015  

Demand for janitorial equipment and supplies to exceed $7 billion in US by 2019

Cleveland, OH – US demand for janitorial equipment and

News
July 21, 2015  

Distributors not immune from cyberattack as Grainger investigates breach

Chicago – On June 2, 2015, the information technology

News
July 6, 2015  

PEMAC maintenance, reliability and asset management association turns 25

Mississauga, ON – In 1989 a few engineers and

News
June 19, 2015  

Distributor opens giant warehouse north of Toronto

Toronto, ON – Acklands-Grainger Inc., a distributor of industrial,

Feature
May 22, 2015  

How to access information anywhere on the plant floor

Industries such as food processing can leverage intelligent technologies to push valuable production and machinery information wherever it is needed for fast response.

News
February 2, 2015  

Maintenance lessons from winter storms

Feb. 2, 2015 -Eastern Canada continues to be covered

News
December 11, 2014  

Workers injured in 2011 refinery explosion sue

Regina — Kimberly Janvier says the sounds from a

News
September 22, 2014  

Suncor Energy begins planned maintenance at Montreal refinery

Montreal, QC – Suncor Energy reports it has begun planned maintenance at its Montreal refinery. The work is expected to support safe, reliable operation of the refinery, Suncor says.

News
April 25, 2014  

Syncrude estimate revised after ‘unplanned maintenance’

Calgary – Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. is revising downward its production guidance for the Syncrude Canada oil sands mine north of Fort McMurray, AB, as a result of a breakdown at Coker 8-1.

News
February 21, 2014  

Trainee program precedes apprenticeship for power line technicians

Abbotsford, BC − BC Hydro trades trainees practice climbing poles at the Abbotsford District Office as part of a two-year Trades Trainee program. The program provides training for future power line technicians.