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Rotem offers a fine selection of personal protective equipment
January 2, 2018 by Rotem Industrial Products Inc

Occupational health and safety is an important issue in every workplace, and it is especially vital in dangerous industries rife with safety-sensitive jobs, like oil and gas, mining, healthcare, forestry and more. Personal…

Family-run company shares secret to success
November 22, 2017 by Rapid Gear

Rapid Gear has been at the forefront of building and designing individual gears, gearboxes and special purpose machinery for more than 40 years. The Kitchener, Ont.-based company was founded in 1976 in the…

Infrared heat: the overlooked ingredient to make good food look even better
September 5, 2014 by Heraeus Noblelight

Ever wonder how French fries get its appetizing golden brown appearance? Or perhaps while fine dining at a fancy restaurant you sampled some bread or meat embossed with the restaurant’s name or logo?…

Why advanced ceramics isn’t what you think it is
August 28, 2014 by Astro Met Inc

From the floor tiles people walk on, to ceramic knives top chefs cut food, to the biomedical implants surgeons transplant, advanced ceramics applications run the gamut of commonplace to specialized. Whether you’ve taken…

Fun facts about felt liners, wool insoles and feet all rolled into one
August 27, 2014 by Brand Felt of Canada Ltd.

Did you know that you have 26 bones in your foot and ankle? Double that to 52 bones for a pair of feet sustaining tons of pressure each day. In tandem with your…

Why you should transition from a conventional industrial oven to a customized one
August 27, 2014 by Eastman Manufacturing Inc.

Mass-produced industrial ovens are good. But customized industrial ovens are even better. When your clients need specialized components or parts produced in an industrial oven system, having a customized oven ensures your business…

The best three foam types to bring to any foam party
August 26, 2014 by All Custom Gasket & Materials Ltd.

Who doesn’t love a good foam party? Something about bubbles, suds and foam brings a certain lightness and fun in the air. Foam is not, however, just a pretty façade: foam is also quite…

Do more material handling applications in less time with vertical storage carousels
August 25, 2014 by Norpak Handling Limited

Vertical storage carousels are one of the many automated storage and delivery system solutions manufacturers are capitalizing on to promote maximum efficiency and productivity for all types of industrial material handling applications. See how…

Two steps for putting fiberglass lamination into action
August 25, 2014 by Precisioneering DKG

From planes, trains and automobiles, fiberglass lamination is a plastics fabrication technique used to reinforce material surfaces, whether it is an airplane nose cone, a passenger train seat or the interior panel of…

Four ways to make your linear belt drive more efficient
August 21, 2014 by Brecoflex Co L L C

Linear belt drives keep machinery, equipment and tools on the straight and arrow path providing motion in a straight line. The sliding doors or vertical blind treatments in your home or office that…

Five industrial wire cloth weave techniques that successful industries use
August 21, 2014 by Wire Cloth Manufacturers Inc

Industrial wire cloths are staple pieces of sturdy materials used in hardware, industrial, mechanical and utility applications. Available in heavy industrial grade materials, including aluminum, copper and stainless steel, industrial wire cloths are…

PTFE products: five simple facts explained
August 6, 2014 by Enflo Canada Ltd

Did you know that some of the pots and pans in your pantry might be hydrophobic? Hydrophobicity is a term used in chemistry to describe the physical properties of molecules that repels from…

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