He wanted to earn some extra spending money. Instead, he earned himself a trip to the hospital, a body full of scars, and a story that no one should have to tell.
WINNIPEG, MB. - Donald Benson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd. announced recently that the Company, in conjunction with its joint venture partner, Western Warner Oils Ltd. has acquired 3,856 hectares (9,528 acres) of coal leases located at Drumheller, Alberta. An independent consulting company has determined that the leases contain approximately 54,000,000 recoverable tonnes of coal.
CANTON, OH - The Timken Company says its StatusCheck wireless monitoring system is helping to keep critical equipment running at one of the U.S.'s most environmentally progressive paper mill operators.
Gatineau, QC - Skills/Compétences Canada, a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies, in late May announced the results of the 15th Canadian Skills Competition, which took place May 20-23, 2009 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. The national Competition brought together over 500 competitors, 4,000 attendees and over 50 industry Sponsors and Partners.
Westbury, NY - Spectroline fluorescent dyes reveal all leaks in static and circulating water systems, boilers, storage tanks and other high-volume containers, according to the company. They also are extremely effective in locating leaks in piping, valves, condensers, sprinkler system pumps, seams, welds and fittings.
Big Ass Fans introduces Isis, perfect for smaller industrial spaces for improved comfort and energy savings.
Edmonton, AB - Alberta's top electrician apprentices converged at Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Polytechnic (SAIT) for the 2009 Alberta Skills Competition in May. Focusing on industrial automation and motor control, contestants used WAGO TOPJOBS EX E terminal blocks to demonstrate electrical knowledge, construction skills and programming abilities.
Calgary, Alberta - The Project Management Institute recently recognized the region's top projects and project managers at its 2009 Awards Gala. Project of the Year went to Suncor's Millenium Coker Unit.
Chicago - Connect with more than 400 distributors and manufacturers of power transmission/motion control products with the just-released Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) 2009 Membership Directory.