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Machinery and Equipment Maintenance

News
August 10, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit A Success

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever half-day virtual summit.

News
August 10, 2020  

Military to fly old rescue planes longer as COVID 19 delays new aircraft

OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Air Force is being

Feature
August 3, 2020  

A Proactive Lifestyle for Your Machines – Focus on FLAB

Precision equipment care proactively targets the root causes of machine failure with the specific intent to increase equipment reliability. Proactively managing the mechanical and electrical aspects of fasteners, lubrication, alignment, and balance (FLAB) can increase equipment life, drive equipment reliability, reduce maintenance costs, and support an organization’s environmental sustainability objectives through improved energy efficiency.

News
August 3, 2020  

Safety board says poor maintenance caused ship fire off Haida

RICHMOND, B.C. – The Transportation Safety Board says a

News
July 28, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine’s Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit is set to take place on Thursday.

Feature
July 27, 2020  

Routine Maintenance on Production Equipment

Who Should Do It?

News
July 27, 2020  

Landing gear maintenance issue behind 2018 Dash 8 crash landing at N.L. airport

(CP) STEPHENVILLE, N.L. – A safety report says the

Feature
July 20, 2020  

Optimizing Maintenance Work

To accommodate increased production volume during COVID-19 pandemic.

Feature
July 13, 2020  

Magnetism and Bearings

The question about allowable magnetism in bearings arose from

News
July 13, 2020  

Fire ravages ship for 2nd day; sends acrid haze over city

(AP) SAN DIEGO – Flames tore through a warship

Podcast
July 9, 2020  

Managing Maintenance and Reliability Part 2

GUEST: James Reyes-Picknell TOPIC: Managing Maintenance and Reliability Part

News
July 6, 2020  

Investigator says Canadian pilot impaired by fumes in Sydney crash

(CP) CANBERRA, Australia – A Canadian seaplane pilot was

Feature
July 2, 2020  

2021 Ford F-150 Takes Things a Step Further

In what seems like ages ago, in January, Ford Motor Company held a drive event for its all-new Super Duty pick-up truck in sunny Arizona. Much has changed since that time, and as a result Ford held a virtual launch event for its most important vehicle, the all-new 2021 F-150 pick-up.

News
June 30, 2020  

Ejection seat tangled with parachute in Snowbirds crash: Investigators

OTTAWA – A military investigation has found that the

Feature
June 29, 2020  

Designing Equipment for Maintainability and Reliability

Maintainability is the term used to describe the ease with which any piece of industrial equipment can be inspected, lubricated, tested, adjusted, or repaired. Sound equipment maintainability demands that any new piece of equipment is properly installed, with no shortcuts to complete commissioning and startup procedures.

Product
June 29, 2020  

Bower Type E Bearing Units

NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada Limited added the Bower

News
June 29, 2020  

OPINION: Positives Emerge Amid COVID-19

EDITOR’S LETTER (June 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) As

Feature
June 22, 2020  

Are You Using Coupling Tolerances to Align Your Machines? You’re Doing It Wrong

If we want to get into precision maintenance, we need to be aware of the differences between shaft alignment tolerances and coupling tolerances.

News
June 22, 2020  

Bad chocks, brake training blamed for crash to prime minister’s plane

OTTAWA – Military investigators have revealed the sequence of

News
June 22, 2020  

Carrier New Healthy Buildings Program

Carrier has introduced the Healthy Buildings Program, a suite