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How to increase the life of your pneumatic equipment
January 14, 2016 by Wainbee Limited

Using the proper air line treatment can increase the life of pneumatic equipment by up to seven years. That’s why Wainbee offers three types of lubricants for use with air lines, pneumatic tools,…

Denso North America provides water pipeline protection in northern Ontario
November 27, 2015 by Denso North America Inc

The city of Sault Ste. Marie, located in northern Ontario, was replacing a number of sections of water main throughout its water distribution system. This work involved the installation of several large diameter…

Latest edition of the Ontario Electrical Safety Code now available
November 25, 2015 by CSA Group

If you are responsible for electrical installation projects in Ontario, adhering to the rules and regulations set out in the Ontario Electrical Safety Code (OESC) is the law. The OESC is developed and…

IPEX Inc. industrial products: An ideal fit for water and wastewater applications
November 9, 2015 by IPEX Management Inc.

As a leading supplier of industrial piping products, IPEX offers a comprehensive range of integrated solutions designed to meet the needs of many applications, including those in water and wastewater facilities.  The company’s…

Newcomb Spring can handle any telecom application
November 5, 2015 by Newcomb Spring of Canada Ltd.

Newcomb Spring is the perfect source for all types of springs and metal forms for telecom applications. The Mississauga, Ont.-based manufacturer has experience producing custom components for many telecommunication companies. Its parts are…

Updated ‘underground’ and ‘overhead’ systems standards critical to safety and efficiency
September 14, 2015 by CSA Group

Codes for safe electrical installation are fairly well known, but people are often more familiar with the parts pertaining to homes and consumers. The Canadian Standards Association (CSA), however, just published new editions of two standards…

New edition of natural gas and propane installation code now available
August 6, 2015 by CSA Group

The 2015 edition of CSA B149.1 – Natural gas and propane installation code is now available. An important resource for gas and propane industry workers across Canada, the new edition reflects the latest safety requirements…

How to create a safer workplace
July 17, 2015 by CSA Group

The Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada reports that there were more than 900 work-related fatalities in 2012, with previous years showing a very similar figure. The same study found that the…

Canadian Electrical Code guiding safe installations for more than 80 years
June 26, 2015 by CSA Group

The Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, is an integral part of the Canadian Electrical Safety System — a system that works hard by design to keep installers, regulators, consumers and their families safe…

New Loctite coating a breakthrough in power plant maintenance
June 19, 2015 by Henkel Canada Corporation

It’s no secret that power plant critical components take a lot of abuse. Components such as coal burner nozzle tips are not only exposed to extreme heat, but they also experience wear due…

Line of outerwraps designed to protect pipes
June 10, 2015 by Denso North America Inc

When it comes to pipe protection, Denso North America has it covered. Literally. The company offers an array of protective outerwraps — from fibreglass spacers to protective pipeline mesh Rock Shield — designed…

Five ways Daemar supports public utilities and water treatment applications
June 5, 2015 by Daemar Inc.

As a supplier of millions of essential components to the manufacturing and MRO marketplace, Daemar supports a wide variety of industries with its lineup of offerings. The water treatment industry is one that benefits from…

Certified pipe repair system adds 20 years of life to pipes
May 27, 2015 by Henkel Canada Corporation

Pipe replacement is a costly and recurring issue for refineries, petrochemical plants, power plants, water utilities and other applications that have pipes designed for high pressure, temperature and chemical resistance. When the protections built into…

Temperature monitor safeguards machinery and transformers
May 13, 2015 by Mod-Tronic Instruments Ltd.

The MT300, from Brampton, Ont.-based Mod-Tronic Instruments, is an important device that helps companies safeguard expensive transformers and machinery by monitoring them. It consists of a three-channel transformer temperature monitor and alarm system…

CPS offers durable and sophisticated high-tech buildings
May 4, 2015 by Canadian Portable Structures (1992) Ltd.

In its ongoing quest to meet the shelter requirements of the industrial sector, Canadian Portable Structures (CPS) has developed a line of high-tech buildings that are as sophisticated as the equipment they house.…

Manufacturer looks to Lapp for flexible cables that can withstand cold temps
April 7, 2015 by Lapp Canada Inc

A leading manufacturer of aerial devices, digger derricks and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications and tree care industries required cables for its machinery and equipment — specifically for the boom lift…

Manufacturer installs longer-lasting cables for cold environments
February 18, 2015 by Lapp Canada Inc

A leading manufacturer of aerial devices, digger derricks and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications and tree care industries required cables for the boom lift on its truck. Previously, rubber-jacketed cables did…

A quick guide to standards development
February 11, 2015 by CSA Group

Standards impact our lives on a daily basis. From the appliances in our homes, to the structures and systems in our offices, to the bridges and roads to get between the two, standards…



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