MRO Magazine

Machinery and Equipment Maintenance

September 20, 2002  

New SKF magazine deals with maintenance for reliability

Scarborough, ON — Sept. 20, 2002 — The most recent issue of SKF’s Evolution Magazine, Number 2.02, is now availab…

September 17, 2002  

Manufacturing Week exhibits and seminars set for next week in Toronto

Toronto, ON — Sept. 17, 2002 — Two new feature sections have been added to Canadian Manufacturing Week (CMW), tak…

September 16, 2002  

September issue of MRO magazine focuses on maintenance in harsh environments

Toronto, ON — Sept. 16, 2002 — The September issue of Machinery & Equipment MRO has been delivered to Canada Post…

September 1, 2002  

Focus on Harsh Environments: How to mine more yet maintain less

From increasing its scheduled maintenance activities from five per cent to 40 per cent, to reducing unplanned shutdowns in targeted areas by 50 per cent, a new approach to maintenance at the Brunswick…

September 1, 2002  

Briefs (September 01, 2002)

T-G Compressed Air Systems of Burlington, Ont., has been named the factory authorized distributor in Ontario for the Gardner Denver/Belliss & Morcom lines of reciprocating air and gas compressors. R…

September 1, 2002  

Technical training unit for bearings expands

NTN Bearing Corp. of Canada recently announced plans to expand its mobile technical training program so it can reach a wider industrial audience.The company’s custom-built training trailer offers in-d…

August 21, 2002  

Seminar for utilities answers the question, “What maintenance work should we do and when?”

Burlington, ON — Aug. 21, 2002 — Ivara Corp. is offering free, live, on-line seminars for senior managers within…

August 15, 2002  

EAM system to help manage maintenance at new drug factory

Mississauga, ON — Aug. 15, 2002 — Hemosol Inc., an integrated biopharmaceutical company, has chosen an enterprise…

August 9, 2002  

New bearing handbook published for the paper industry

Scarborough, ON — Aug. 9, 2002 — A new handbook for the paper industry, Rolling Bearings in Paper Machines, has b…

July 22, 2002  

Two new feature sections and educational programs added to Canadian Manufacturing Week

Toronto, ON — July 22, 2002 — Two new feature sections have been added to Canadian Manufacturing Week. CMW is a c…

July 19, 2002  

Air Canada unit becomes stand-alone MRO business

Montreal — July 19, 2002 — Air Canada has created a separate company for its Technical Services Division to facil…

July 3, 2002  

Canadian association for infrared thermography proposed; website launched

Caledonia, ON — July 3, 2002 — Kevin Bushey of International Maintenance Technologies (IMT), Caledonia, Ont., wan…

June 19, 2002  

Maintenance worker killed when pressure tank was tested for leaks

Leamington, ON — June 19, 2002 — H.J. Heinz Company of Canada Ltd., a Toronto-based manufacturer of food products…

May 30, 2002  

Bearing tips newsletter discusses benefits of replacing cups and cones together

May 30, 2002 — Timken has released its latest issue of Tech Tips, Volume 7, Issue 2: Replacing Cups and Cones Toge…

May 23, 2002  

SKF makes second acquisition in maintenance services market

Gteborg, Sweden — May 23, 2002 — SKF has acquired all of the shares of the Dutch company Delta Consult B.V., hea…

May 9, 2002  

Maintenance spending on upswing in chemical processing industry

Houston, TX — May 9, 2002 — The second quarter of 2002 is turning out to be only marginal in terms of capacity ut…

May 7, 2002  

Southwestern Ontario industrial show set for June 5 start

Kitchener, ON — May 7, 2002 — In today’s economic climate, industrial manufacturers are increasingly focusing the…

May 3, 2002  

Two new sections added to Canadian Manufacturing Week

Toronto, ON — May 3, 2002 — Canadian Manufacturing Week (CMW), Sept. 24-26, 2002, at Toronto’s International Cent…

April 30, 2002  

Speculation mounts that Air Canada may spin off maintenance unit

Montreal, QC — Apr. 30, 2002 — According to a report in the Financial Post today, Air Canada plans to reorganize…

April 25, 2002  

Quebecer receives aviation Overhaul & Maintenance Award

Longueuil, QC — Apr. 25, 2002 — Gilbert Gaudette, vice-president – service centres, Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.,…