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Gas and electrical equipment safety in wildfires

For residents in areas with a high risk of fire, there are potential hazards associated with gas and electrical equipment. BC Safety Authority (BCSA) issues a reminder to take precautions.

Motion Industries to acquire Numatic Engineering

Motion Industries, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Numatic Engineering. Execution of the transaction will occur on August 1, 2017.

Industrial supplier accelerates transformation toward digitalization, e-mobility, Industry 4.0

Klaus Rosenfeld, CEO of Schaeffler AG, explained the cornerstones of Schaeffler’s strategy, “Mobility for tomorrow,” with its three key opportunities for the future – E-Mobility, Industry 4.0, and Digitalization – which are to develop into important growth drivers from 2020.

Canada a ‘late entrant’ to global liquefied natural gas market, says new NEB report

A National Energy Board (NEB) report, titled Canada’s Role in the Global LNG Market, looks at changing LNG market dynamics, including lower prices and fierce competition.

CSA Group brings cybersecurity testing services to manufacturers

CSA Group announces its new services in the area of cybersecurity testing, combining our well-established expertise in functional safety evaluation with our long history working with emerging technologies.

Danfoss opens new monitoring centre

Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, and water systems, has opened a new monitoring centre in Baltimore, Maryland, which will provide 24/7 assistance to its food-retail customers utilizing Danfoss Enterprise Services.

Regal Beloit upgrades website with industry-based approach

Regal Beloit Corporation has launched a new, responsive website platform with significant upgrades, additional product features and a focus on industry solutions.

Quebec mine will produce high-grade lithium for growing battery market

ABB will serve as the Key Technical Supplier and project management for electrification and automation for Nemaska Lithium’s new lithium mine.
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The next phase in industrial dust explosion protection

In the United States, the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) standards on protection or hazard mitigation devices do an admirable job of unifying the various existing equipment and industry specific codes. NFPA 652 – Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust also specifies a deadline for owners and operators of at-risk facilities to conduct a dust hazard analysis. What can Canadian industrial plants learn from this reference? » read more

National Safety Congress & Expo 2017

Date: September 23-29, 2017
Location: Indianapolis, IN
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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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SMRP Annual Conference

Date: October 16-19, 2017
Location: Kansas City, MO
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