MRO Magazine

Facilities Maintenance

October 16, 2016  

Darlington refurbishment kicks off – what’s involved

Toronto – Ontario Power Generation (OPG) started Canada’s largest

September 22, 2016  

Avoid health scares with regular hygiene assessments

The list of prosecution bulletins and food recalls posted

September 1, 2016  

Darlington refurbishment on track for Fall start

Toronto – Years of preparation, planning and practice has

August 29, 2016  

Bombardier hands out pink slips, as part of effort to cut 7,000 workers

Montreal – Bombardier handed out pink slips last Friday

August 15, 2016  

MRO Inventory 101

Proper MRO parts management is a balancing act. On one hand, you want parts to be available in the case of breakdowns. At the same time, you cannot have an excessive amount of money tied up in inventory.

August 10, 2016  

Funding cuts jeopardizing health, safety in federal buildings: Documents

Ottawa – Officials warned the government late last year

July 14, 2016  

Schneider Electric Canada wins VIATEC Technology Company of the Year Award

Mississauga, ON – Schneider Electric, a global leader in

June 17, 2016  

PTDA 2016 Canadian Conference builds network in Ottawa

Chicago, Ill. — Even the June 7 construction accident

June 7, 2016  

Domtar Begins Construction of the infrastructure for the installation of its second generating unit

Windsor, Quebec – Domtar is proud to announce an

May 3, 2016  

How the CMMS impacts production line maintenance

Computerized Maintenance Management System or CMMS is a software

April 27, 2016  

Health & Safety inspection blitzes and initiatives

The Ontario Ministry of Labour coordinates a proactive enforcement

April 20, 2016  

A maintenance manager with a winning mindset delivers on his game plan

Philip Lawlor made a plucky move when he applied

April 4, 2016  

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

Toronto Hydro and Campbell Company of Canada have unveiled

March 18, 2016  

RWE Generation goes digital with IBM to mobilize lignite mining employees

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

February 24, 2016  

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

Peterborough, ON – Swish Maintenance Limited, a leading manufacturer

February 22, 2016  

CWIEME continues search for electrical industry’s top student talent

International electrical manufacturing exhibition CWIEME Berlin is once more

February 19, 2016  

PTDA Foundation accepting nominations for 2016 Wendy B. McDonald Award

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

February 5, 2016  

Teaching success for Canadian manufacturers at Fabtech Canada

Toronto – According to the Manufacturers’ Outlook 2016 report,

February 5, 2016  

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

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

January 22, 2016  

Company fined $110,000 in death of electrocuted worker

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

December 24, 2015  

Idea Watch: Industry 4.0 finds increasing application in production

Germany – The implementation of Industry 4.0 is an

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.

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

July 21, 2015  

Distributors not immune from cyberattack as Grainger investigates breach

Chicago – On June 2, 2015, the information technology

July 6, 2015  

PEMAC maintenance, reliability and asset management association turns 25

Mississauga, ON – In 1989 a few engineers and

June 19, 2015  

Distributor opens giant warehouse north of Toronto

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

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.

February 2, 2015  

Maintenance lessons from winter storms

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

December 11, 2014  

Workers injured in 2011 refinery explosion sue

Regina — Kimberly Janvier says the sounds from a

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.