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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.

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.

Feature
February 1, 2014  

Enhancing the maintenance vision

Walking along the factory floor, I spotted the telltale signs of a water leak: fluid on the floor. “OK Glass, create a work order. Issue description: water pump leak.” That’s a future scenario for a maintenance technician…

Feature
February 1, 2014  

Setting goals for maintenance

This month, we’re taking a break from reporting on the maintenance assessment we are conducting at an Ontario food plant. The plant is still working on the changes we recommended during our previous visit in November. Our next on-site…