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Feature
April 5, 2021  

Keeping Your Employees Engaged in Safety

Taking the time to keep employees engaged in program development, interested in ongoing training and involved with continuous improvement will help everyone keep safety top of mind.

Feature
March 22, 2021  

CMMS: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

CMMS is a great tool for maintenance including planning and scheduling, but be careful and don’t abuse it. There is good and bad we need to recognize in using CMMS functionality over a paper system. Get the good, avoid the bad, and be better at maintenance.

Feature
March 8, 2021  

Tools of the Trade

Using the right condition monitoring tools doesn’t have to be hard.

Feature
March 1, 2021  

How to Use a CMMS To Increase Work Accountability in the Maintenance Department

As the world becomes more digital and connected, it is more important than ever that organizations are properly collecting and utilizing their data.

Feature
February 23, 2021  

Go Live or Go Home

How a CMMS/EAM system keeps maintenance facilities on track.

Feature
February 23, 2021  

Successful CMMS Implementations

In 2021, many maintenance departments will either be
implementing their first maintenance software or upgrading
to one of the hundreds of new CMMS systems on the market.

News
February 22, 2021  

Wolseley Canada offers tips for furnace operations

Wolseley Canada, a home HVAC systems and maintenance company,

News
February 22, 2021  

Zurn introduces line of smart restrooms

Zurn introduces new Connected product line that integrates restrooms

Product
January 22, 2021  

Brooks Instrument Glass Tube Variable Area Flowmeters

Brooks Instrument adds GT1600 Series glass tube variable area

News
January 12, 2021  

Mushy rink reason to think: environmentalist

  Eric Reder slides across the rink in his

News
January 4, 2021  

Manitoba community’s $35.2M wastewater treatment plant to meet needs ‘today and into future’

The City of Selkirk’s $35.2 million wastewater treatment plant

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.

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.

Feature
November 9, 2020  

Bearing Quality, Service Life and Fatigue Life

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

News
October 23, 2020  

MRO November 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The December 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
October 9, 2020  

MainTrain Conference Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada held its annual

Product
September 28, 2020  

REED R2160 Thermal Imaging Camera

REED R2160 thermal imaging camera features a 160 x

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  

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  

MRO September 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The September 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

Feature
September 7, 2020  

OPINION: Changing Times Showcase Industry’s Adaptability

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK (September 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) In

Feature
September 1, 2020  

From Theft Prevention to Quality Control: How IOT-Based Surveillance Can Help

It was a food and beverage manufacturer’s worst nightmare; $187,000 worth of product stolen in plain sight. It happened at a Tavistock dairy plant in 2019, when a man presented what appeared to be legitimate paperwork for a large quantity of cheese to be loaded onto a truck, and delivered to New Brunswick. It wasn’t until the delivery failed to arrive at the location that they realized the cheese was stolen.

Podcast
August 21, 2020  

Focus on Scheduling and Planning of Maintenance

GUEST: Doc Palmer TOPIC: Focus on Scheduling and Planning of

Feature
August 20, 2020  

Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit, which allowed maintenance, reliability, and operations professionals to learn techniques to optimize their day-to-day maintenance activities.

News
August 17, 2020  

MainTrain 2020 Schedule Announced

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada has announced the

Product
August 11, 2020  

TE Connectivity Hydraulic LVDT Sensors

Optimized for hydraulic valves and actuators, TE Connectivity LVDT

News
August 10, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit A Success

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever half-day virtual summit.

Feature
August 3, 2020  

A Proactive Lifestyle for Your Machines – Focus on FLAB

Precision equipment care proactively targets the root causes of machine failure with the specific intent to increase equipment reliability. Proactively managing the mechanical and electrical aspects of fasteners, lubrication, alignment, and balance (FLAB) can increase equipment life, drive equipment reliability, reduce maintenance costs, and support an organization’s environmental sustainability objectives through improved energy efficiency.