Can't see the images...click here.

FLUKE


If you click the images or links in an ad or sponsor advertisement, we will provide your subscription contact information (not your email) only to the advertiser or sponsor.
PEM e-newsletter

Along with the latest industry news, PEM spotlights
CMMS Features in this issue:


TOP STORY:

Ontario blitz on access equipment, fall protection nets 200 stop-work orders
The Ontario Ministry of Labour has released the results of its inspection blitz on access equipment and fall protection safety. Learn how many orders were given...

• Join PEM on Twitter @PEM_Maintenance


NEWS:

Manufacturing not so weak, as factory production continues to gain strength
Canada's factories were humming in November, a strong signal for the economy and jobs, and suggesting the battered manufacturing sector may have more life than previously thought. Read more about Canada's manufacturing industry...

Canada less trade-dependent than previously thought, report shows
A new Conference Board of Canada study challenges the conventional wisdom about Canada's trade profile. Canada is less trade-dependent than previously thought. Learn why...

Alberta's SMS Equipment picks Wright Tool for maintenance, assembly needs
Wright Tool is partnering with SMS Equipment for its maintenance and assembly needs. Learn more about this partnership...

Chemical-labelling software ensures compliance with WHMIS, OSHA regulations
The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety has developed a web-based tool to help employers and suppliers label their chemical products, in compliance with Canadian and American workplace labelling regulations. Get full software features...

Newfoundland meat plant owner charged after worker loses fingers
A Newfoundland and Labrador company is facing charges under provincial safety regulations after a worker lost three fingers while cleaning a machine. Get incident details...

CSA updates workplace electrical safety standard
The first edition of CSA Z462-08 Workplace Electrical Safety has had a significant impact on the electrical industry. This January, CSA publishes the second edition of CSA Z462. What changes are included in the 2012 edition?


Canada's Safest Employers


FEATURE: CMMS

Avoid the blame game: Get more from your CMMS
By David Berger
It is incredible how often the CMMS takes the blame for why the maintenance department is not able to make any significant improvements. However, the CMMS is rarely the bottleneck to improvement. Radical change is sometimes required to break the deep-rooted habits of the past. Learn how to make your CMMS work for you...


PRODUCTS:

Chemical and abrasion-resistant epoxy
Henkel has introduced a two-part, sprayable ceramic coating designed to protect metal surfaces on industrial equipment from wear, abrasion and corrosion. Link...

Eco-friendly absorbent pads
Oil Eater Naturals is a new line of eco-friendly absorbent pads, rolls and socks designed to provide a safer and cleaner workplace. Link...

Brushless permanent magnet motors
NovaTorque Inc. has introduced its next generation design of 3 HP and 5 HP PremiumPlus+ motors. Link...


UPCOMING ONLINE SPOTLIGHTS

Jan. 31: Power Transmission


DIGITAL EDITION:

Data on the Go: How mobile computing is evolving maintenance processes

Digitally Safe: Mobile systems improve safety compliance and cut costs

Get Proactive: Condition monitoring tools a smart business investment

In the Cloud: Aim high with SaaS for maintenance and asset management

On the Ground: Bigfoot keeps pumps and tanks running for Canadian fuel distributor


CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

Check out the Calendar of Events on the PEM website for more upcoming industry seminars, conferences, shows and training sessions.

Got an event you want us to include on the website? Please send an e-mail to editor André Voshart: avoshart@annexweb.com.

2012 Media Kit

To advertise in PEM, please contact Leesa Nacht: 905-713-4372 or e-mail: lnacht@annexweb.com

Your feedback is important to us. Email: avoshart@annexweb.com

Unsubscribe from this eNews list.