Nominations open for Canada's Safest Employers Award
Do you work for one of Canada's safest companies? Our group of magazines has launched the first-ever Canada's Safest Employers Award, recognizing outstanding companies that are making a difference in promoting the health and safety.
ABB to acquire Baldor Electric in $4.2B deal
ABB and Baldor have announced a recommended offer for ABB to acquire Baldor in line with ABB's strategy to establish itself as a leader in the industrial motors business and a global leader for movement and control in industrial applications. Learn more about this acquisition...
Motor-shop worker suffers severe burn to foot using pressure washer
A worker in Alberta using a high-pressure washer in a motor shop severely burned their foot, requiring skin graft treatments, according to a Safety Alert released by Enform.
Read the incident's details and recommended actions...
Demand for pumps 'healthy' in Canada, to rise 6.5% per year worldwide
The worldwide fluid-handling pump demand is forecast to rise 6.5 percent annually through 2014 to US$69 billion, according to a new study from The Freedonia Group.
Find out how North American sales will fare...
Ann Arnott to succeed Mary Sue Lyon as PTDA executive V-P
The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) board of directors unanimously selected Ann Arnott, currently PTDA's vice-president of programs and services, to succeed Mary Sue Lyon as the next executive vice-president of PTDA, effective Jan. 1, 2011. What does this mean for the PTDA?
Caterpillar launches new corporate website
This week, Caterpillar Inc. launched a new corporate website designed to elevate the company's image online. Check out the new site...