MRO Magazine

News you can use from leading suppliers

January 15, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Soft start valves from SMC increase life of compressed-air machines

				Soft start valves
Machinery powered up and pressurized with compressed air is essential to the work of many manufacturers, but premature wear is a common issue. This is because when machines are restarted after scheduled shutdowns,
January 15, 2018 by SAMES KREMLIN

SAMES KREMLIN provides valuable industrial services for the wood sector

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As an internationally renowned leader in industrial products and services, SAMES KREMLIN helps an impressive range of clients improve their businesses. This is true for customers in many different sectors – including agriculture,
January 14, 2018 by MOCAP

MOCAP is industry’s one-stop shop for plastic and rubber products

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For more than 35 years, many industries have trusted MOCAP as a valuable source of rubber, plastic, and vinyl products for protection, masking, and finishing applications. As a supplier of caps, plugs, grips,
January 14, 2018 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco offers a versatile line of Hougen Rotobroach annular cutters

				Hougen annular cutters
Many manufacturing applications require cutting or drilling tools, but certain tasks need a specialized method of drilling holes through steel. This is where annular cutters come in handy. Dobco Equipment distributes an impressive
January 13, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Union Process attritors make grinding easier in food processing

Firing Industries supplies a lot of essential equipment for clients in the food-processing industry, all produced by manufacturers esteemed for high quality. One of these manufacturers is Union Process, which supplies several useful
January 12, 2018 by Harting Canada Inc

Consumer Electronics Show presents new vehicle using HARTING technology

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As a global leader in the connector industry that develops and manufactures world-class solutions for a number of sectors, the HARTING Technology Group always aims for innovation – both in its own products
January 11, 2018 by Norpak Handling Limited

The seven types of conveyor solutions available from Norpak Handling

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As a major provider of material-handling systems and related components and equipment, Norpak Handling prides itself on its expertise on all matters relating to conveyors. This Conveyor Systems Integrator has the design and
January 11, 2018 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

Bergen Cable is a rare source of Lock Clad cables

				Lock Clad cables
For more than 75 years – longer than any other wire-rope and cable-assembly company – Bergen Cable has been a leader in its field in North America. This manufacturer has earned a longstanding
January 10, 2018 by Northern Industrial Supply Co. (NISCO)

Metallic expansion joints from HOLZ can handle extreme temperatures

				Metal expansion joints
A leading manufacturer of expansion joints for industrial facilities, HOLZ Rubber Company makes its products available in Canada via Northern Industrial Supply Co. (NISCO). Alongside HOLZ’s piping, flue-duct, and high-temperature joints, the manufacturer
January 10, 2018 by Durham Instruments

JMA series accelerometers from Durham Instruments can take demanding environments

A common necessity in many work applications – including engineering, biology, structural monitoring, transportation, medical applications, and more – is the ability to measure proper acceleration accurately. Hence the wide-ranging uses of accelerometers,
January 10, 2018 by Denso North America Inc

Construction contractor protects new water pipelines with Denso’s help

				Hanlan project
One of Denso North America’s most useful and versatile products is Denso Low-Temperature (LT) Petrolatum Tape, a non-woven synthetic fabric tape that protects pipes, valves, flanges, and more against corrosion. Just last year,
January 10, 2018 by BSI Group Canada Inc.

MDSAP Certification and Training

Medical-device manufacturers can prepare for audits with BSI Group’s assistance BSI Group is renowned for its skill and expertise in spurring businesses to reach their full potential. In addition, the company is a
January 10, 2018 by The Ohio Broach & Machine Co.

Ohio Broach has served industry for more than six decades

The Ohio Broach & Machine Company observed its 60th anniversary last year – six decades of evolution from a small garage operation to an international provider of broaching machines and broach-tooling services. All
January 10, 2018 by Rapid Gear

Rapid Gear helps train the next generation of gear experts

With more than 40 years of expertise in machining and gears, Rapid Gear has a lot of valuable knowledge to offer to young people who want a head start in machine-designing careers. This
January 9, 2018 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki saves forestry company thousands with new chain upgrade

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Customers in many industries turn to Tsubaki of Canada when they need chains, sprockets, bushings, power-transmission utility components, cam clutches, and other products for mechanical solutions. One of the sectors that often benefits
January 9, 2018 by Henkel Canada Corporation

Loctite Can Stop Leaks in Your Operations — Saving Energy & Costs

				air leaks
No matter how efficiently a company runs its manufacturing plant, it may still be losing money because of one little-known problem: compressed-air leaks. In fact, the majority of companies lose an average of
January 9, 2018 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

Versa-Matic’s sanitary diaphragm pumps available from York Fluid Controls

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York Fluid Controls remains a top Ontario distributor of innovative pump solutions, particularly air-operated double diaphragm (AODD) pumps. Among these great products is the Versa-Matic line of sanitary diaphragm pumps, which come highly
January 9, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

OMRON mobile robots make moving from point A to B safe and easy

				Omron mobile robots
As a top Canadian distributor of factory automation products for more than 30 years, Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. offers the latest breakthroughs in robotic systems. One manufacturer whose products the company supplies
January 9, 2018 by SAMES KREMLIN

The transportation industry benefits highly from SAMES KREMLIN’s services

Customers in numerous sectors across Canada trust SAMES KREMLIN for its wide knowledge and comprehensive process expertise, as well as its ultimate field service and top-level support. The company continues to be a
January 8, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Bulk containers from Matcon ease storage, blending for food processing

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Matcon is a renowned manufacturer of intermediate bulk containers (IBC) and related products, which are extremely useful for a number of industries – including food processing. The company, whose products are available in
January 8, 2018 by Gould Fasteners Ltd

Pan-Ty cable ties from Gould work for numerous applications

One of the many high-quality manufacturers whose products are available through Gould Fasteners is Panduit, an international producer of wiring and communications items for applications in construction, utilities, maintenance, factories, and other sectors.
January 5, 2018 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech has continued to expand over nearly three decades

For the past 29 years, Matritech has grown into one of Quebec’s top manufacturers of industrial machine components, counting Bombardier and CVTech-IBC among its high-profile clients. Today, the company manufactures components for road
January 5, 2018 by Hi-Tech Duravent

WPE hose from Hi-Tech Duravent is perfect for removing insulation

A leader in the design and production of flexible hoses and ducting in southern Ontario for more than 40 years, Hi-Tech Duravent manufactures a lot of high-quality products for dozens of applications and
January 5, 2018 by Vibra Finish Limited

Vibra Finish carries a wide selection of media and compounds

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Vibratory finishing of metal equipment is a complex process, with a number of applications and products involved – including choosing the right media and compound for the job. Vibra Finish, which has more
January 4, 2018 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy helped college to upgrade its dust-collection system

				Mohawk College
For three-quarters of a century, N.R. Murphy has helped businesses throughout southern Ontario to improve their air quality, with its lines of standard and custom-fabricated dust collectors, cyclones, fans, and accessories. Its reputation
January 3, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments strain sensors guarantee reliability, remote power

				FS62 Strain Sensor
Among the high-quality industrial measuring tools that Durham Instruments distributes in Canada are HBM’s lines of software, strain gauges, display and panel meters, and much more. Now, the manufacturer has come up with
January 3, 2018 by Chevrier Instruments Inc.

Chevrier Instruments offers new, highly accurate Fluke laser thermometers

				Fluke laser thermometers
As a major Canadian distribution company for measuring and control instruments for industrial applications, Chevrier Instruments provides a wealth of products from a number of quality manufacturers, including Kimo Canada, Alnor, and Fluke.
January 3, 2018 by Compair Canada Inc. div. of Gardner Denver

Spare parts for compressed-air equipment available from CompAir

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CompAir is a major global manufacturer and distributor of innovative, oil-free compressed-air products for several industries, including the automotive sector, electronics, chemicals, and food processing. The company maintains its reputation in this country
January 3, 2018 by Northern Industrial Supply Co. (NISCO)

HOLZ team helps power company fix gas-turbine temperature

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HOLZ Rubber Company is a leading manufacturer of standard and custom expansion joints for industrial facilities – all of which products are available in Canada via Northern Industrial Supply Company (NISCO), a distributor
January 3, 2018 by Ken Forging

Ken Forging has grown into a major metalworking force

Today, Ken Forging is known as a top manufacturer of drop-forged industrial hardware, with a product base that covers a wide selection – from carbon steel eyebolts and rod ends to eye nuts,
January 2, 2018 by Rosta Inc

Rosta provides top solutions with three industrial technologies

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Since 1988, the Canadian division of Rosta has been a major solution provider for rubber-based technology for industry across the country. Manufacturers in numerous sectors – from agriculture and food processing to construction,