eNews Vol. 15 No. 6
Candian Process Equiptment & Control News


Humber and Festo launch five-year workforce training program

Humber College and Mississauga, ON-based Festo Didactic are entering into a five-year partnership agreement designed to address the skills gap between industry needs and educational programming. Read More

Irwin Industrial expands service offering and distribution facility

Irwin Industrial, a value-added distributor of parts for production, is enhancing its supply-chain solutions offering, adding key personnel, and expanding its Aurora, ON, headquarters in recognition of recent and planned growth. Read More

Lawyer for PEO helps convict fake "professional engineer"

The Ontario Court of Justice fined a Toronto-area man $15,625 in February (including a 25 percent victim fine surcharge of $3,125) after his guilty plea to four counts of breaching the Professional Engineers Act by misrepresenting himself as a professional engineer. Read More

New top officer for Consulting Engineers of Ontario

The Consulting Engineers of Ontario has appointed Bruce Matthews as chief executive officer. Matthews has 16 years of management experience in not-for-profit (NFP) organizations. His association/NFP experience includes deputy registrar postings at Professional Engineers Ontario, the Real Estate Council of Ontario and the Ontario College of Trades. Read More

Process Products

Switchgear for arc flash safety and equipment protection

Power management company Eaton has announced what it calls a major advancement in arc flash safety for low-voltage applications with Arc Quenching Magnum DS switchgear. Read More

Process mass spectrometer for drilling fluid surface logging applications

The WellPro process mass spectrometer from Ametek Energy & Process Instrumentation provides near real-time quantitative analysis of C1 through C7 components of mud gas in less than 10 s. Along with C1 through C7 components, additional analysis components are available. Read More

Transformers meet latest energy efficiency regulations

Hammond Power Solutions has announced a new line of energy efficient low voltage and medium voltage distribution transformers and energy efficient drive isolation transformers to meet the latest energy efficiency regulations in Canada. Read More

Small and compact wall-mounted enclosures provide durable protection

Rittal has announced the availability of its WM, JB and AE Wallmount enclosures said to set the standard for maximum use of space and ease of installation, and incorporate precision engineering with the NEMA rating required for the Canadian market. Read More

Feature Articles

Methodology behind creating hydraulic fittings and adapters

Making Connections video from Brennan Industries provides a glimpse of how the company makesmore than 50,000 different hydraulic fittings and adapters. In business for 65 years, the company supplies customers worldwide. Read More

Thermal energy plant efficiency starts with reducing high pH in cold water loop

Markham District Energy currently operates three facilities that provide electricity and temperature regulation to over six million square feet of mixed use development. Read More
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