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News
February 1, 2021  

Harnessing the Bay of Fundy: New platform has turbines like a boat’s outboard motor

(CP) METEGHAN, N.S. – A large floating platform with

News
January 25, 2021  

SaskPower eyes 500 trees for possible removal in White City

Trees may add aesthetics and environmental benefits, but if

Product
January 22, 2021  

Brooks Instrument Glass Tube Variable Area Flowmeters

Brooks Instrument adds GT1600 Series glass tube variable area

Feature
January 21, 2021  

Main Electrical Substation Upgrades

Part 2 – Project Phasing, Construction and Commissioning

News
January 11, 2021  

Canada’s Imperial Oil vows disclosure after parent Exxon shares new pollution data

Canada’s Imperial Oil says it will update its carbon

News
January 4, 2021  

Contractor aims to lower diesel use in North Sask. community

Saskatchewan’s last largely diesel-powered northern community wants to reduce

Feature
December 15, 2020  

Maintenance: What Does the Future Hold?

Technology moves at a fast pace, and companies need to adapt quickly if they want to stay competitive in the new marketplace. Maintenance is no exception. What was once an industry that saw maintenance professionals using metal tools and wearing a hardhat, are now more likely to use a tablet to check on their assets.

News
December 14, 2020  

Siemens Canada workers will get a special $1,550 bonus for extra work during COVID 19

(CP) OAKVILLE –  Siemens Canada says that it will

News
December 8, 2020  

Layoffs at Husky worksite announced after company gets $41.5 million in public cash

(CP) ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The head of a

News
December 7, 2020  

Husky Energy to get $41.5 million in federal cash for stalled N.L. offshore project

(CP) ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Husky Energy will receive

Feature
December 3, 2020  

MRO’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

While most models for 2021, have engine, package, trim, or colour changes, two of the light-duty pick-up truck heavyweights have made major changes to their vehicles.

News
November 23, 2020  

Survey shows two thirds of energy company employers cut labour costs due to COVID 19

(CP)CALGARY – A survey by energy labour market organization

News
November 16, 2020  

Federal government still working on investments in Fiat Chrysler, General Motors

(CP) OTTAWA – Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry

News
November 9, 2020  

Hundreds of coal mining jobs to end as power company switches to natural gas

(CP) CALGARY – Alberta power producer TransAlta Corp. says

News
October 23, 2020  

MRO November 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The December 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
October 15, 2020  

TransAlta Renewables WindCharger Begins Operation

TransAlta Renewables Inc., WindCharger battery storage project began commercial

News
October 15, 2020  

Schneider Electric and Semiotic Labs Announce Partnership

Schneider Electric and Semiotic Labs have signed a partnership

Product
October 12, 2020  

Sany battery electric truck mixers

Sany has unveiled a battery electric version of its

News
October 12, 2020  

Ontario’s Main Street Recovery Plan

Hon. Prabmeet Sarkaria, Associate Minister of Small Business and

News
October 9, 2020  

MainTrain Conference Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada held its annual

News
October 2, 2020  

One person dead after water suddenly gushes from dam at Capilano River in B.C.

(CP) VANCOUVER – One person has died and four

News
October 2, 2020  

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s next big bet rides on better batteries

(AP) SAN RAMON – Tesla is working on new

News
September 28, 2020  

Saskatchewan banks on abandoned oil and gas cleanup

Saskatchewan is putting more money into fixing abandoned oil

News
September 28, 2020  

Liberals plan fund to spur green technology, jobs

(CP) The Trudeau government says it will launch a

News
September 28, 2020  

Field Support for Hydro One Workers

Safetyscope has a new three-year contract with Hydro One

News
September 28, 2020  

2020 PEMAC Award Winners

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada presented its annual

Feature
September 25, 2020  

Weekly Schedule Compliance is an Easy Tool but a Bit Tricky

Weekly schedule compliance is an easy key performance indicator (KPI), but a lot of people mess it up. We can use it to lock-in mediocre performance. However, when used properly, KPI can help boost our maintenance productivity.

News
September 21, 2020  

German Technology Day Coming Soon

Six automation and advanced manufacturing companies based in Canada,

News
September 18, 2020  

Weak oil demand forecasts leave economists wondering if Trans Mountain makes sense

(CP) Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson has

News
September 18, 2020  

Task force crosses partisan lines to call for $55 billion for climate, clean energy

(CP) OTTAWA – A new report from an independent