MRO Magazine


August 30, 2021  

EMC – Being Competitive in the Food Industry Today

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), our Food and Beverage

August 30, 2021  

Repairs, Service, and Ramping Up After COVID-19

Many companies are struggling to get back to normal as COVID-19 concerns are reduced, then raised again.

August 25, 2021  

VIDEO: Future of Manufacturing

At the recent Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed

August 24, 2021  

How to Improve Long-term Reliability of Heavy Equipment

The strategies to improve equipment reliability have always been a subject of key interest within the community of reliability engineers.

August 4, 2021  

How to Streamline World Class Maintenance and other Equipment Improvement Activities

There are many equipment improvement programs available for maintenance departments with the purpose of improving equipment reliability. Many of these programs fail to produce the improvements they promise for a number of reasons.

August 4, 2021  

OPINION: Maintenance is all-encompassing

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK (June 2021 issue of MRO Magazine)

July 26, 2021  

Digitalization, Operations Technology, and the Importance of Data Quality

The subject of data quality is not a particularly exciting one, and this is likely why it is often overlooked or just pushed off to the side.

July 20, 2021  

VIDEO: Bearing Lubrication and Health Insights Made Simple

At the recent MRO/DE Expo, the on-demand MRO stream

July 9, 2021  

VIDEO: Effective Asset Management

Discussion on how effective asset management starts with good assets.

July 9, 2021  

MRO Quiz: Troubleshooting power transmission coupling problems

Power transmission couplings connect two shafts that turn in the same direction on one centerline.
Three principle types exist; rigid, flexible and special purpose.

July 9, 2021  

Lightning Strikes with Electric Ford F-150

Electric vehicles are nothing new, they have been around much longer than many people realize. Innovators who have tried to make electricity work in a vehicle, have usually come up against a number of prohibiting factors, with cost usually being on top, but another major factor being consumer adoption.

June 30, 2021  

Talent Canada Addresses How Organizations Can Overcome Hate and Inspire Societal Change

Talent Canada, a national media brand that looks at

June 30, 2021  

CanREA’s Operations Summit focuses on flexibility issues

The Canadian Renewable Energy Association (CanREA) hosted a one-day

June 25, 2021  

PEMAC’s Lunch and Learn Webcast: Women in Engineering

PEMAC has observed International Women in Engineering Day by

June 24, 2021  

VIDEO: The Collection and Value of Machine Generated Data

At the recent MRO/DE Expo, the morning keynote was

June 24, 2021  

VIDEO: Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

Examples of Great Results and Why Planning and Scheduling Work.

June 22, 2021  

PEMAC GTA Chapter on Demystifying Machine Learning

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada GTA Chapter hosted

June 14, 2021  

Five Things You Need to Implement a Precision Maintenance Program

Precision maintenance can be used as a process improvement strategy. A strategy that will
pay dividends.

June 8, 2021  

Did the ISO 55000 PC251 miss a word

The PC251 team that developed the asset management – management systems standard 5500X may have missed the one word that is essential for achieving sustainable asset management.

June 8, 2021  

Bearings and Value to Production Facilities

Let’s use an example of a mining/cement operation to illustrate the value that bearings bring to production facilities.

May 17, 2021  

Asset Management – What is it and where did it come from?

Over the last few years, a new term has become more popular in the world of maintenance and reliability and its asset management.

May 7, 2021  

Interview with Andrea Descargar from Green City Plastics Inc.

MRO’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Andrea Descargar, Director of Global Supply Chain Development, Green City Plastics Inc., as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

May 7, 2021  

A stich in time saves nine

Coming across three cases where pre-planning, the right tools, and the right processes, saves both time and money when undertaking the maintenance and rebuild of machinery.

April 30, 2021  

Digital conference focuses on Connectivity+

Harting Technology Group’s digital press conference, had Philip Harting,

April 29, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Kim Nelson from Royal Containers

Recently, MRO’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Kim Nelson, President and CEO, Royal Containers, as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

April 29, 2021  

Employee Health and Safety Beyond COVID-19

A year ago, everything changed with the declaration of a global pandemic. Every industry has been impacted by a different magnitude from periodic shutdowns and closures to reduced capacities.

April 28, 2021  

Bev Goodman becomes first Canadian woman to lead Ford of Canada

Earlier this year, Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited named Bev Goodman as its new President and CEO. She became the third woman to hold the roles, and the first since Dianne Craig, who was President and CEO from 2011 until 2017. The first woman to ever lead the Canadian operations was Bobbie Gaunt, who was in charge from 1997, until her retirement in 2000. Goodman; however, is the first Canadian woman to lead the company.

April 20, 2021  

The Modern Off-Road Truck with a History

Having been an ‘automotive journalist’ for nearly 15 years,

April 19, 2021  

Tradespeople and The New Digital World of Maintenance

Working with CertainTeed Gypsum and implementing new digital technologies

April 12, 2021  

Tomorrow is Your Reward for Working Safely Today

Does footwear make a difference on the job? Not