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Sept 12, 2019

Replacing mechanical compressors to “green” mining

Ottawa has earmarked $2.1 million for a green mining project to develop an alternative to the mechanical compressors currently used in underground mining, one that is expected to reduce energy consumption and costs for compressed air by almost 40 per cent.

Pressurized Water Actuators by WaterQuest Solutions

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CGIS is proud to introduce an environmentally friendly option for your valve actuation requirements from WaterQuest Solutions, the specialists in the use of pressurized water for industrial cylinders, valve actuators, and water pressure motors in almost all applications where traditional oil hydraulics are used. In this video, a pressurized water power pack is shown actuating a Severe Service Knife Gate Valve from DSS Valves.

Packaging industry embraces changes to blue-box recycling

Industry players are applauding the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP) announcement of the transition to full producer responsibility for Ontario’s blue-box recycling system.

Stelco upgrades receive financial help from Ottawa

Stelco is upgrading its facilities in Hamilton and the Lake Erie region, Ontario, modernizing its steel production lines to the tune of $412 million.

Federal funding to boost processing capabilities

Ottawa has announced $747,542 in support of Quebec dairy processor La Fromagerie Champêtre Inc. to help fund the purchase of new equipment and plant expansion.
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CEMS: Large Lines, Ducts & Stacks

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5 Trends in Connectivity

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Advanced leak detection improves power generation safety

Maintenance of hydrogen-cooled generators is critical for the safe and efficient operation of a power plant. This includes finding and repairing hydrogen leaks from the cooling system, which requires exhaustive searches on components, valves, fittings, or other locations. » Read More

Registration open for free FCI customer training workshop

Fluid Components International (FCI) announces that registration is open for its next free customer training Product Knowledge Workshop, which will take place on October 15-16 in San Marcos, Calif. » Learn More

GH45 has capacity to tap 1 ½” holes quickly, consistently

FlexArm Inc, introduces the GH-45 hydraulic tapping arm with capacity to 1 1/2 inches, in mild steel, allowing operators to quickly and consistently tap holes offline for greater overall productivity. » Learn More

Mini wireless I/O module for remote monitoring, on/off automation

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry expands its product line with the Mini Wireless I/O Module that provides a cost-effective wireless control solution for customers. » Learn More

Process cooling solution for heat treating operations

Frigel has announced it is bringing its unique process cooling solution and expertise in intelligent process cooling to the North American heat-treating industry – and in so doing – offering companies more ways than ever to achieve quantifiably better results. This includes the ability to reduce water consumption by as much as 95 per cent while ensuring optimal furnace performance. » Learn More


McCormick Place
Chicago, Ill.
September 21-25, 2019
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SAG Conference [R]evolution

Marriott Parq Vancouver
Vancouver, B.C.
September 22-26, 2019
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Chemistry Canada Summit

Holiday Inn and Convention Centre
Sarnia, Ont.
September 24-25, 2019
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Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show

The International Centre
Toronto, Ont.
Sept. 30- Oct. 3, 2019
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34th Annual DFMA Forum

Omni Providence Hotel
Providence, R.I.
October 1-2, 2019
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CanWEA Annual Conference and Exhibition

BMO Centre
Calgary, Alta.
October 8-10, 2019
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The Chem Show

Javits Convention Center
New York, N.Y.
October 22-24, 2019
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International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, Ill.
April 28-30, 2020
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