MRO Magazine


February 18, 2022  

Industry 4.0 and the future of maintenance

The future of maintenance departments and the way they perform their maintenance activities are changing quickly, and technology is taking them in a completely new direction.

February 15, 2022  

Asset management in the public and private sectors – is there a difference?

The opportunity for North American companies to adopt asset management as their approach in doing business.

February 11, 2022  

How alignment and condition monitoring extend motor life

Alignment is a critical component of extending motor life. Learn why you should pair alignment with a condition monitoring program.

February 9, 2022  

The smart move to more efficient and safer maintenance operations

Regardless of their size or the industry segment in which they operate, manufacturing companies are constantly striving to increase efficiencies within the various processes they employ.

February 2, 2022  

How vibration monitoring can increase uptime in food and beverage manufacturers

Maintenance teams continuously monitor for common equipment faults to catch potential problems before they stop production.

February 2, 2022  

Growing your food business in Ontario

Everyone loves food, and for this reason, the food industry is filled with many opportunities to innovate.

January 26, 2022  

The establishment of an effective failure analysis program

Failure analysis programs are in place at production and manufacturing plants in many industries, but they tend to stop at a certain stage.

January 26, 2022  

Technology and modern maintenance

Modern maintenance tools and technologies that will make life easier for maintenance professionals.

January 20, 2022  

The evolution of facilities maintenance

The future might be hard to predict, but having witnessed how things have changed over the years, it can help in establishing future predictions for the maintenance world.

January 20, 2022  

The future of maintenance

It’s been a year where various regulations and restrictions are in place since a global pandemic took hold in early 2020. Many processes around the world have changed to adapt, including maintenance practices. In turn, now is a good time to look at how maintenance has evolved and where it’s heading.

January 20, 2022  

You can plan some reactive work

We’ve always been told that we cannot plan reactive work.

January 15, 2022  

Can maintenance strategies have a positive impact on the environment?

How to commit to being environmentally responsible in maintenance activities, and understanding the environmental impact of keeping assets reliable.

December 15, 2021  

Best attended German Technology Day

The third annual German Technology Day, held recently, had its best-ever attendance. Two events were held this year, in Toronto, Ontario and Montreal, Quebec.

December 1, 2021  

Food and beverage industry trends: transparency, sustainability, and new consumer demands

Adapting to a new normal can be challenging.

December 1, 2021  

Want to cut greenhouse gas emissions? Start with cutting energy waste

Cutting greenhouse gas emissions is a growing goal among manufacturers, and independent of the motives, the results can be highly profitable.

November 30, 2021  

OPINION: Sustainability: The Core of Your Maintenance Practices

Editor’s Notebook from November 2021 issue of MRO.

November 29, 2021  

Environment and bearings

Industrial equipment design changes as technology changes. As a result, maintenance is not a function, but rather an ongoing dynamic process.

November 26, 2021  

Best practices to making MRO purchases more sustainable

Sustainability is becoming a more a common practice in many organizations in terms of how an organization presents itself to its customers as an alley to the environment.

November 22, 2021  

Identification of waste in the maintenance process

Industrial equipment design changes as technology changes. As a result, maintenance is not a function, but rather an ongoing dynamic process.

November 19, 2021  

The role of a maintenance planner

How to analyze work order activities to ensure there is a strong planning process implemented within the maintenance department.

November 15, 2021  

Who owns asset management?

Previously, we discussed why and how asset management came

November 12, 2021  

VIDEO: November Issue Now Available

Read the November 2021 issue here: Be sure

November 11, 2021  

How Bowman International innovated a world-first split roller bearing for high-load applications

For the first time in split roller bearing history,

November 3, 2021  

CMTS connects attendees

The Canadian Manufacturing Technology event took place October 4 – 7 at The International Centre in Toronto, Ont.

October 29, 2021  

OPINION: Are we experiencing virtual fatigue?

For just over a year and a half now,

October 25, 2021  

Troubleshooting Industrial Chain Drives

Chain drives operate through tension engagement, where teeth on both the drive and driven sprockets engage with and pull the chain links.

October 22, 2021  

3D Printed Replacement Parts

How additive manufacturing trends affect the aftermarket.

October 19, 2021  

VIDEO: Asset Management and The MRO World

At the recent Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed

October 19, 2021  

The New Era of Company Travel and Technology

COVID-19 has brought many changes to the industry, and it looks like many of these changes are going to remain to become the new norms.

October 19, 2021  

Asset Management – How is it Achieved

Asset Management has become a term that is appearing in ever increasing circles.