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Hayward Gordon ULC Appoints Mike Smith as Vice President Sales and Marketing

July 8, 2015

Hayward Gordon ULC has announced the appointment of Mike Smith as its new Vice President Sales and Marketing. In this role he will be responsible for the sales and promotion of Hayward Gordon industrial pumps, mixers and engineered systems globally.

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Technology Profile: Buzz about medium voltage

June 29, 2015

Power distribution is a hot topic in many North American industries, but often for all the wrong reasons. Tasked with increased demand for high power output, many operators in North American sectors such as power generation, oil and gas, petrochemical

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Techology Profile: Invasion of the micro machines

June 29, 2015

The world of manufacturing is increasingly probing into the nano, micro and meso scale to produce more efficient and better-performing equipment, parts, materials and compounds. Some of those experimental processing and manufacturing techniques, not to mention the resulting products, can

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Donaldson® Gas Turbine Filtration Systems now available through Wajax Industrial Components in Canada

June 15, 2015

Wajax Industrial Components, a leading Canadian industrial products distributor and service provider,has announced the addition of the Donaldson® line of Gas Turbine Filtration Systems to its portfolio. Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, Donaldson is the leading global provider of inlet air

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Water Treatment: Tick, tock for tech solutions

June 3, 2015

It is that time of year, when we reflect on what has happened, and what might happen. Sometimes that can be interesting. Yet the water and wastewater industry tends to deal with incremental and slow change. After all, the basic

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Pulp & Paper: Mechanical pulp sludge

June 3, 2015

The adage is the greatest ideas start by planting a seed. That’s precisely what happened when employees at Alberta Newsprint Company (ANC) near Whitecourt noticed that tomato plants were growing in their pulp sludge pile. Today, mechanical pulp sludge is

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Technology Profile: Oilsands producers are ramping up their pursuit of water-free processing

June 3, 2015

Oilsands companies are spending billions of dollars in research and development to noticeably decrease their carbon emissions and dispel the “dirty oil” label affixed to bitumen-based crude oil producers. Much of that research focuses on improving the use of steam

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The Energy Sector: The ripple effect of cheap oil

June 3, 2015

The news story of last year, and likely 2015, just might be, the price of oil — or, to be more specific, about what effect low prices, currently less than half of what they were approximately one year ago, are

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Vanko is Now Exclusive Representative for Magnetrol and Orion Instruments in Western Canada

May 8, 2015

Vanko has announced that they are now the exclusive representative for Magnetrol® and Orion Instruments® — “Worldwide Level and Flow Solutions,” throughout all of Western Canada, including the Provinces of British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba, in addition to their current

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Schneider Electric Announces New Canadian President

April 10, 2015

Schneider Electric has announced that Juan Macias has been named Canada Country President, reporting to Laurent Vernerey, President & CEO, North America. Juan comes to Schneider Electric from General Electric (GE), where he spent the last decade in leadership roles