MRO Magazine


June 9, 2008  

Vale – formerly Inco – to brief Canadian mining suppliers in June on procurement needs

Toronto, ON — Following sold-out, buyer-seller events for Barrick Gold in 2005, and Phelps Dodge in 2006, the Cana…

April 23, 2008  

Wireless for process manufacturing to grow at 32% annually (April 23, 2008)

Dedham, MA — The market for wireless devices and equipment in process manufacturing will grow to over $1.1 billion…

April 11, 2008  

New survey shows how industry uses water in Canada

Ottawa, ON Statistics Canada’s new Industrial Water Survey, released in March 2008, gathered information on the i…

March 17, 2008  

Canada’s oil extraction industry to enjoy another year of record profits

Ottawa, ON — Thanks to increasing oil sands production and record high oil prices, profits in Canada’s oil extract…

March 6, 2008  

Alcoa secures power contract for three smelters in Quebec

New York, NY — Alcoa has reached an agreement with the government of the province of Quebec on a new, renewable en…

January 25, 2008  

Sulphur dioxide gas sensors fail to sound alarm at Newfoundland mine

Millertown, NF — On Jan. 4, 2008, 18 workers at a Newfoundland copper and zinc mine were exposed to sulphur dioxid…

January 22, 2008  

Steel firm extends presence in the energy business

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Boring Specialties Inc. (BS…

January 18, 2008  

Siemens gets $200 million contract for electrical and pumping equipment

Mississauga, ON — Siemens has been awarded more than $200 million from TransCanada Corp. to supply the Keystone Pi…