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Electricity prices are dropping again on July 1

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) today announced that electricity prices will go down on July 1. These reductions flow from the government’s Fair Hydro Plan, and apply to different customers in different ways depending on how they buy their electricity.

Conveyor guarding best practices in mines

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has issued a resource on conveyor guarding (including guarding and emergency stopping systems) to help workplaces understand their obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and regulations.

Metal parts manufacturer products fined, worker injured at brake press

M & P Tool Products Inc. pleaded guilty in court and received a fine of $80,000 after a worker suffered permanent injuries while operating a machine.

Impact of digitization to drive the connected truck market

Register for a free Frost & Sullivan webinar to learn about new revenue opportunities in the connected truck market opened up by digital transformation.

Ontario’s electricity system outlook remains positive over next 18 months

The Independent Electricity System Operator’s (IESO) latest outlook for Ontario’s power system says the province has enough power to meet the expected demand for electricity over the coming summer months.
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A maintenance manager builds her risk-management skills

Despite Suzane Greeman’s years of experience, she was not always sure how maintenance risk management plans fit into the bigger organizational plans. But then the maintenance professional upgraded her skills and learned to apply risk management tools for maintenance. Greeman has also developed a list of risk responses that maintenance managers usually have under their control and can apply to mitigate asset risks. » read more

2017 World Tribology Congress

Date: September 17-22, 2017
Location: Beijing, China
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MainTrain 2017

Date: September 25-28, 2017
Location: Saskatoon, Sask.
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NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit

Date: September 27 – 30, 2017
Location: Hollywood, Fla.
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International Maintenance Conference, IMC-2017

Date: December 11 – 15, 2017
Location: Bonita Springs, Fla.
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