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News
December 29, 2020  

Two workers killed in collision at Suncor oilsands mine near Fort McMurray

(CP) FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – Suncor Energy Inc. says

News
December 28, 2020  

Alberta decision to open Rockies to coal mining to face court challenges in new year

(CP) EDMONTON – The Alberta government is to face

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  

McInnis Cement plant in Quebec part of joint venture controlled by Brazilian company

(CP) MONTREAL – The Caisse de depot et placement

News
December 14, 2020  

Cameco suspending Cigar Lake uranium production after positive COVID 19 tests

(CP) SASKATOON – Cameco Corp. says it will temporarily

News
December 7, 2020  

Anglers seek protection for Alberta river they say is threatened by gravel plan

(CP) One of Alberta’s largest grassroots conservation groups is

News
December 7, 2020  

Suspended Ekati diamond mine to be restarted by Jan. 29 under new sales agreement

(CP) CALGARY – Dominion Diamond Mines ULC says it

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  

Iamgold reducing underground workforce at Westwood after seismic event last month

(CP) TORONTO –  Iamgold Corp. says it is temporarily

News
November 23, 2020  

Sherritt International CEO David Pathe stepping down after completing restructuring

(CP) TORONTO – Sherritt International Corp. says president and

News
November 16, 2020  

Workers recalled for potential restart of Ekati Diamond Mine after eight months

(CP) CALGARY – The owner of the Ekati Diamond

Feature
November 9, 2020  

Bearing Quality, Service Life and Fatigue Life

What does the user want? What does the machine
designer want?

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
November 2, 2020  

Iamgold suspends activity at Quebec underground gold mine after ‘seismic event’

(CP) TORONTO – Iamgold Corp. says it has shut

News
November 2, 2020  

Federal government tells Teck to improve water quality from two B.C. coal operations

(CP) VANCOUVER – Teck Resources Ltd. says it has

News
October 26, 2020  

Pilot Butte area gravel pit approved by RM of Edenwold

The verdict is in – RM of Edenwold council

News
October 26, 2020  

Mountaintop coal mine hearings to begin amidst fears of pollution, development rush

(CP) A proposed coal mine that would create hundreds

News
October 23, 2020  

MRO November 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The December 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
October 15, 2020  

Stelco Completes Blast Furnace Upgrade

Stelco Holdings Inc., owner of operating company Stelco Inc.,

Product
October 12, 2020  

Sany battery electric truck mixers

Sany has unveiled a battery electric version of its

News
October 9, 2020  

MainTrain Conference Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada held its annual

News
October 2, 2020  

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

(AP) SAN RAMON – Tesla is working on new

Product
September 28, 2020  

REED R2160 Thermal Imaging Camera

REED R2160 thermal imaging camera features a 160 x

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  

Lundin Mining reports fatal accident in Portugal, Brazil mine interruption

(CP) TORONTO – Canadian miner Lundin Mining Corp. says

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 21, 2020  

Feds reluctantly approve Ontario and New Brunswick carbon prices for big emitters

(CP) OTTAWA – The federal government has reluctantly given