MRO Magazine

Transportation & Logistics

April 12, 2002  

Siemens and Giffels to co-sponsor industrial safety seminars

Mississauga, ON — Apr. 12, 2002 — Siemens and Giffels will present a series of seminars in Southern Ontario start…

April 8, 2002  

SKF marks 85 years in Canada

Toronto, ON — Apr. 8, 2002 — The SKF Group is celebrating 85 years of operation in Canada in 2002. In 1917, the 1…

March 26, 2002  

Study shows industrial distributors need more skilled workers

Philadelphia, PA — Mar. 26, 2002 — There is a growing need for highly skilled workers in technology, marketing,…

March 12, 2002  

Ballard signs deal with Ford for low-emission, commercial engine generators

Vancouver, BC — March 12, 2002 — Ballard Power Systems’ electric drives and power conversion division has signed…

March 11, 2002  

Quebec firm merges three divisions under Robco corporate name

LaSalle, QC — March 11, 2002 — The Albion, Ontario Rubber and Anchor Packing divisions of Robco will be merged in…

March 5, 2002  

Detailed outlook shows pessimism lifting in power transmission industry: PTDA survey

Chicago, Ill. — March 5, 2002 –The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Member Forecast Survey repo…

February 26, 2002  

Siemens opens another facility in Ontario

Mississauga, ON — Feb. 26, 2002 — Siemens Canada has opened a new manufacturing, engineering and training centre…

February 22, 2002  

Timken to integrate Toronto logistics operation with CoLinx

Canton, OH — Feb. 22, 2002 — The Timken Company intends to sell assets from two of its North American regional se…

January 10, 2002  

Timken launches Canadian online store

Canton, OH — Jan 10, 2002 — The Timken Company has launched a Canadian version of the Timken Store at www.PTplace…

December 18, 2001  

Survey predicts five key trends in the industrial supply chain for 2002

Philadelphia, PA — Dec. 18, 2001 — A list of five key trends to watch in the supply chain during 2002 has been is…

December 12, 2001  

Ongoing industrial market decline causes distributor to predict severe earnings drop

Cleveland, OH — Dec. 12, 2001 — A declining U.S. ecomony affecting all of its industrial markets has led to an an…

December 7, 2001  

Industrial distribution courses take place late March

Birmingham, AL — Dec. 7, 2001 — The next session of the University of Industrial Distribution will take place Mar…

December 5, 2001  

Technology enhances remote mesurement of power line currents

Toronto, ON — Dec. 5, 2001 — New technology has been developed to enhance the remote measurement of current on po…

December 1, 2001  

Uncommon News: Golden Leech Awards tackle power and water plants

Toronto, ON — Dec. 1, 2001 — In a public ceremony hosted earlier this week by political comedian Greg Malone, “Go…

September 5, 2001  

Industrial distributor to show off MRO vending machine distribution system at open house Sept. 12-13

Brampton, Ont. — Sept. 5, 2001 — Peel Industrial Supplies of Brampton, Ont., will be hosting an open house of its…

August 28, 2001  

Distribution management seminar focuses on supply change management

Woodlands, TX — Aug. 28, 2001 — Supply chain management is the focus of a seminar on Oct. 22-26 at the Thomas A.

August 15, 2001  

Canadian Bearings receives supplier honour from Toyota

Mississauga, ON — Canadian Bearings has been awarded Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada’s prestigious “Outstanding…

August 9, 2001  

Inventory management software helps Peel Industrial Supplies win a large aerospace contract

Brampton, ON — Peel Industrial Supplies has recently been awarded a large contract to provide a major Canadian aer…

August 7, 2001  

Fall conference brings PT manufacturers and distributors together

Chicago, Ill. — The Power Transmission Distributors Association’s (PTDA) annual convention, to be held Oct. 4-6, 2…

June 4, 2001  

Atofina Canada sells lubricants division

Oakville, Ont. — June 4, 2001 — Atofina Canada Inc. has sold its lubricants division to Kaufman Holdings Corporat…