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Feature
December 11, 2017  

Editor’s Notebook: I know a guy, who knows a guy…

Maintenance and reliability programs are like any other continuous

Feature
December 11, 2017  

Make it or brake it – Oil shear technology ensures brakes will operate in the dust

As counterintuitive as it seems, the right brakes can

Feature
December 11, 2017  

Words of wisdom on conveyor drive components

Simon Rouleau is the president and owner of Quebec-based

Feature
December 11, 2017  

At your service – Extracting value from maintainability

As a tradesman, “maintainability” wasn’t a word I thought

News
November 30, 2017  

Tipping Point – transforming industrial maintenance through IoT

In an increasingly complex manufacturing ecosystem, researchers count information-rich,

News
November 24, 2017  

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley’s pro pipeline tour well received in Calgary

Calgary – Alberta Premier Rachel Notley took her pro-pipeline

News
November 13, 2017  

MAC releases strengthened tailings management guide

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has released a

Feature
November 13, 2017  

Tip: Planners should nail down the problem

In general, planners should precisely nail down the problem

News
October 18, 2017  

NIBA – PTDA joint industry summit at a glance

Madison, Wisc., and Chicago, Ill. – Over 1,300 participants

News
October 16, 2017  

Ontario government helps Ferrero Canada expand business at Brantford plant

Ontario is partnering with Ferrero Canada Ltd. to expand

News
October 16, 2017  

Lafarge Canada Inc. fined $115,000 after contract worker suffers electrical shock

Lafarge Canada Inc. was fined $115,000 after pleading guilty

News
October 16, 2017  

Workers at General Motors CAMI plant vote on tentative agreement

Toronto – Workers at General Motors’ CAMI plant in

News
October 16, 2017  

New era of oil supply certainty force changes in Canadian producers’ strategies

Calgary – A shift in global oil markets sentiment

Feature
October 4, 2017  

Cost concepts of planning and scheduling

Most people are surprised to see maintenance costs go

News
September 15, 2017  

Orkin Canada fined over Calgary flour mill pesticide fumigation charges

Edmonton – A national pest control company has been

News
August 28, 2017  

Fined and imprisoned – VW engineer gets steep punishment in diesel scandal

Detroit – A Volkswagen engineer who had a key

News
August 18, 2017  

How much value do you get from your CMMS?

Maintenance Connection, the industry’s leading computerized maintenance management software

Feature
August 11, 2017  

Combination of process and monitoring data can mitigate asset shutdowns

Further digitalization of established technologies such as condition monitoring and smart sensors could have a revolutionary effect on manufacturing, says Bernie van Leeuwen, Director Product Management Digitalization at SKF.

News
August 11, 2017  

SKF inaugurates large-size bearing test centre

Gothenburg, Germany – SKF inaugurated its newly-built Sven Wingquist

Feature
August 2, 2017  

Check, Replace, Renew – A look inside a chemical plant’s turnaround activity

An on-site visit at a Dow turnaround in a chemical plant in Böhlen, Germany, reveals the complexities of a well-planned turnaround.

Feature
July 28, 2017  

Acquiring skills for future automated processes

The shift to automated processes brings mixed blessings. Savings and efficiencies are offset by new challenges, including skills training and new product specifications.

News
July 26, 2017  

R&R and Westpower announce amalgamation

Salt Lake City, UT – David Goddard, President of

News
July 19, 2017  

CSA Group brings cybersecurity testing services to manufacturers

Toronto – CSA Group announces its new services in

News
July 19, 2017  

Danfoss opens new monitoring centre

Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency components and controls

News
July 17, 2017  

Terrapure recognized for innovative application of centrifuge technology

Burlington, Ont. – Terrapure Environmental has received an Environmental

News
July 14, 2017  

Rexnord launches digital productivity initiative for industrial customers

Milwaukee, WI — Rexnord announces DiRXN (pronounced “Direction”), its new

News
July 14, 2017  

Lumber prices see boost after British Columbia wildfires

Vancouver – The wildfires in the B.C. Interior that

News
July 13, 2017  

Cooper Equipment Rentals announces acquisition of Alberta Lift

Toronto – Cooper Equipment Rentals Limited, a leading Canadian

News
July 7, 2017  

Welding equipment manufacturer partners with online parts support provider

Norwalk, Connecticut – The SmartEquip Network is proud to

Feature
July 7, 2017  

Track progress by keeping a close eye on production rates and yield

A SCADA solution is intended as a platform for continuous improvement. It eliminates the lag between the collection of data and the availability of that information to inform decision-making.