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Ethernet-APL technology from Pepperl+Fuchs works well for high-availability safety applications
October 4, 2021 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Pepperl+Fuchs industrial solutions are available in Canada from Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC). One new offering in the Pepperl+Fuchs portfolio is products supporting the Ethernet Advanced Physical Layer technology. Ethernet-APL allows powerful,…

Henkel’s guide to the benefits of predictive and preventative maintenance
September 20, 2021 by Henkel Canada Corporation

LOCTITE® industrial adhesives are available from Henkel and are extremely useful in maintenance. Proper maintenance of equipment helps to eliminate downtime, which results in lost productivity, extra labour costs to get back in…

How LOCTITE® products help users reduce downtime in maintenance and repair
September 9, 2021 by Henkel Canada Corporation

Henkel manufactures the LOCTITE® brand of powerful adhesives, which is a boon to maintenance and repair applications when equipment breaks down. Unexpected downtime can cripple business operations, resulting in hours of lost productivity…

John Brooks Company recommends heatless dryer to help steel manufacturer
August 25, 2021 by John Brooks Company Limited

For decades, businesses have solved problems with products from John Brooks Company Limited, resulting in many customer success stories. For example, a hot-rolled steel manufacturer was having issues with moisture in its air…

Norpak Handling plastic chain conveyors and their advantages and benefits
August 19, 2021 by Norpak Handling Limited

Among the many material-handling solutions available from Norpak Handling Ltd. are plastic chain conveyors – which are popular in such industries as food processing, pharmaceuticals, and small personal-care items. These highly flexible systems…

Used, Refurbished Finishing Machines Available from Vibra Finish Limited
August 9, 2021 by Vibra Finish Limited

While many customers rely on Vibra Finish Limited for top-rate finishing services, the company carries an impressive catalogue of finishing-related products.  This inventory includes media, compounds, and new finishing machines. Vibra Finish Limited also carries…

AI solutions

AI solutions by Festo blend hardware expertise with innovative software
June 24, 2021 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada showcased various innovations at Hannover Messe in April, including artificial intelligence (AI). The company aims to develop AI solutions for predictive maintenance, predictive quality, and predictive energy, establishing this innovation as…

cordless impact wrenches

New IR cordless impact wrenches offer high power and durability
May 20, 2021 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment Ltd. is the source to trust for world-renowned construction tools by Ingersoll Rand (IR), which has been in the game for more than a century and a half. Now, IR is…

motorbase units

Motorbase units by Rosta support suspension in friction belt drives
May 19, 2021 by Rosta Inc

Rosta Inc. is the Canadian affiliate of Rosta, known for providing the best in tensioning technology for businesses around the world. This technology is the concept for manufacturing machine components for maintenance-free tensioning…

equipment installation

Services from Advance Shipping include equipment installation, repairs
May 17, 2021 by Advance Shipping Supplies Inc

Advance Shipping Supplies Inc. is more than a supplier of numerous product lines for shipping and packaging applications. The company employs a team of professionals who are always ready and willing to assist…

generator rental

Generator rental: the important factors to consider, according to Red-D-Arc
April 9, 2021 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals not only carries industrial welding equipment; it is the place to go for generator rental. Generators help companies source power during natural disasters and in regions without infrastructure. When a customer…

mini computer

HARTING MICA 2 mini computer expands the company’s computing abilities
March 17, 2021 by Harting Canada Inc

Among the many groundbreaking industrial products in the HARTING Canada portfolio is the MICA (Modular Industry Computing Architecture) product family. This is an industry standard for numerous application challenges. In 2018, the company…

asset maintenance

Why the hospitality industry relies on Custodian CMMS asset maintenance
February 1, 2021 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Custodian CMMS is the perfect asset maintenance solution for preventive maintenance, reactive maintenance, and more. This innovative software is so versatile that it works for a broad variety of industries. The hospitality sector…

slat cleaning tool

Trumpf slat cleaning tool makes slag removal effortless and reliable
February 1, 2021 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

The Trumpf TruTool brand of power tools is renowned for constant quality, and Dobco Equipment Ltd. is proud to supply this lineup in Canada. The selection offers not merely power and cutting tools,…

return on investment

Custodian CMMS gives a high return on investment to businesses
January 18, 2021 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

The most affordable asset-management system on the market, Custodian CMMS is a computerized maintenance-management software that gives users in many industries both preventive and reactive maintenance. A major advantage of working with this…

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Choosing the right CMMS system for utilities, according to Custodian
January 7, 2021 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Custodian is the ideal CMMS system for the medical, hospitality, and government industries, including water utilities. Cost savings is important to the water sector, and a CMMS solution can lower water-management expenses by…

vortex tubes

EXAIR vortex tubes serve as a low-cost, reliable cooling solution
January 6, 2021 by Exair Corporation

No other manufacturer offers the breadth and variety of compressed-air equipment that EXAIR Corporation does. One popular category available from the company is a series of vortex tubes and other spot-cooling products, which…

generator maintenance

Expert tips from Red-D-Arc on proper power generator maintenance
January 4, 2021 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is highly reputed as a source of welding and ice-blasting equipment for sale or rent. But customers can also get power generators. These devices must always be in prime working condition…

reactive maintenance program

Custodian CMMS’ reactive maintenance program is one of its benefits
December 16, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Asset-management software is essential to keeping many organizations running smoothly and efficiently these days, and Custodian CMMS is the best one to trust. One of the important services that this maintenance-management solution provides…


Norpak offers consulting, commissioning, and more for its conveyors
December 11, 2020 by Norpak Handling Limited

Customers can choose from a wide variety of material-handling solutions from Norpak Handling, to fulfill a broad range of needs. More importantly, the company is an established Conveyor Systems Integrator that offers additional…

preventative maintenance

The perfect preventative maintenance system: Custodian is the best choice
December 8, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Custodian CMMS is the most affordable asset- and maintenance-management software on the industrial market. This unique solution lets workers report issues from anywhere at any time, while getting update notifications on repair progress…

conveyor belt maintenance

Expert tips from Norpak Handling on proper conveyor belt maintenance
December 3, 2020 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling takes pride in its responsibility to assist its customers with expert advice on its material-handling systems. This includes belt conveyors, which are popular in manufacturing and distribution facilities. Their belts, which…

Smart Tooth

Smart Tooth sprockets by Tsubaki have special Wear Indicator technology
November 30, 2020 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki of Canada has a wide product portfolio that encompasses more than its famous chains. Customers also turn to the manufacturer for its line of sprockets, from made-to-order units to double-pitch conveyor ones.…

Consolidated Maintenance Management Solution

Custodian’s Consolidated Maintenance Management Solution and how it can help
November 26, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

In a complex organization, devices and equipment can fail at any time, resulting in unscheduled, unplanned repairs and replacements that are expensive. These lead to substantial downtime and lost productivity. So Custodian has…


Motorbase by Rosta reduces maintenance for Polish aggregate company
November 25, 2020 by Rosta Inc

Rosta Inc. has been bringing Rosta technological expertise to Canadian manufacturers for 32 years now. The parent corporation in Switzerland has logged more than three-quarters of a century of customer success stories, like…

CMMS program

The benefits hospitals receive from using the Custodian CMMS program
November 16, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Custodian CMMS is an innovative asset-management software recommended for the hospitality and municipal sectors – and also the healthcare industry. Medical facilities serve thousands of patients and visitors while controlling hundreds of machines…

broaching machine repair

Ohio Broach serves customers with broaching machine repair, tool sharpening
November 4, 2020 by The Ohio Broach & Machine Co.

Broaching tools and machines are an essential part of many business operations, and this is why The Ohio Broach and Machine Company continues to serve customers continent-wide. To keep this equipment functioning properly…

conveyor lifespan

How to extend conveyor lifespan: Expert advice from Norpak Handling
November 3, 2020 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling knows that conveyor systems and other material-handling equipment are essential to the success of many businesses today. As a major Canadian provider of products by Hytrol, FMH, and other top manufacturers,…

maintenance management solution

How the CMMS maintenance management solution changes how businesses work
October 30, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

When manufacturers grow bigger and more complex, they need smarter, quicker, and leaner ways to operate. The Custodian CMMS maintenance management solution is one example. Managing maintenance tasks the old way – by…

maintenance scheduler

Maintenance scheduler is one of the advantages of Custodian CMMS
October 13, 2020 by CustodianTM CMMS (by AG Research Inc)

Custodian CMMS is the state of the art when it comes to asset management. A key feature of this powerful software is its unique maintenance scheduler. This allows organizations to generate maintenance events…

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