Along with the latest industry news, PEM spotlights
Lubrication features in this issue:
B.C. worker fatally crushed between parts of trailer
A worker in British Columbia was crushed while looking under a raised gooseneck, according to WorkSafeBC. The fatally injured worker was kneeling behind the jeep's rear wheels.
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Reduce hearing loss in the workplace
How loud is your workplace? While new regulations have been in place for about four years, this article asks you to consider the tougher noise-level standards in Ontario's Occupational Health and Safety Act. Get full regulation requirements...
Acklands-Grainger MRO, safety show showcases industry trends
Acklands-Grainger Inc. recently hosted ''The Works,'' one of the country's largest maintenance repair and operations (MRO) and safety shows at the Toronto Congress Centre. The annual event brought together more than 2,000 invited customers. Learn more about this event...
Bearing isolator, shaft-grounding ring combo protect bearings
The new Garlock SGi shaft grounding bearing isolator is the first seal to protect bearings from electrical damage as well as from lubricant loss and contamination. Get product image and information...
Manufacturing sales dipped in November: Statistics Canada
Manufacturing sales declined 0.8 percent in November to $44.9 billion, led by decreases in the motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts industries, according to Statistics Canada. Read full details from the monthly report...
Choosing the right lubricant for cold-weather operations
By Mario DiBartolomeo
Lubricant purchasing decisions are better served first by defining the environmental and operational conditions of the application itself. Learn about all the factors to consider when picking the right grease or oil for your cold-weather operation. Full feature...
PRODUCTS: Power Transmission
Grease for electric motor bearings
Lubrication Engineers of Canada has added to its industrial grease product line: 1282 MONOLEC Extend EM grease. Link...
Electrically insulated rolling bearings
NKE offers its SQ77 electrically insulated rolling bearings, which feature a built-in electrical insulation. Link...
Brushless DC gearmotor
Crouzet North America has introduced the new 801 Series Brushless DC Gearmotor with integrated gearbox and electronics. Link...
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