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HARTING joins UL’s Client Test Data Program, which means faster product certification
January 16, 2018 by Harting Canada Inc

The HARTING Technology Group has been accepted into the Client Test Data Program of Underwriters Laboratories (UL), which will accelerate the certification of HARTING products for sale in the North American market. HARTING…

N.R. Murphy helped college to upgrade its dust-collection system
January 4, 2018 by N.R. Murphy Limited

For three-quarters of a century, N.R. Murphy has helped businesses throughout southern Ontario to improve their air quality, with its lines of standard and custom-fabricated dust collectors, cyclones, fans, and accessories. Its reputation…

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…

The basic facts about wire-rope stretch from Bergen Cable
January 2, 2018 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

When selecting wire rope for a workplace application, or inspecting wire rope that the workplace is using, an important trait to take into consideration is the stretch. Occupational safety standards generally recommend regular…

Jib crane from ELS helps rental company service equipment
January 2, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Hoisting and lifting systems are extremely useful, even necessary, in many work applications and sectors ranging from construction and equipment manufacturing to warehousing and material handling. Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) can…

The evolving global landscape for hazardous-locations industries
January 2, 2018 by CSA Group

Industries whose productivity requires significant amounts of work in hazardous locations (HazLoc) can rise and fall with economic and political pressures, but the importance of safety remains constant. A CSA Group white paper…

Costco uses Denso product to make its pavement safer
December 27, 2017 by Denso North America Inc

Denso North America helps customers in many industries – from construction and rail transportation to road maintenance and bridge repair – to fix and smooth out asphalt with DensoBand, its brand of hot…

DESTACO Pneumatic Power Clamps from Wainbee provide safer welding
December 21, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Workplace accidents are always a problem, especially in factories and any other work environment that relies on machinery. That is why Wainbee Limited has introduced its line of Machine Safety products – a…

ELS helps firm unpack sinks with lifter and crane
December 20, 2017 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

When workers in factories and other industrial environments need to move heavy materials, they turn to Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) to do it efficiently and safely. Among the solutions that ELS…

Safety Air Guns from EXAIR include extensions for difficult areas
December 13, 2017 by Exair Corporation

For blowoff, drying and cleaning applications, EXAIR Corporation’s line of Super Blast Safety Air Guns are the ideal solutions for many workplaces. The company offers a wide variety of models of this high-performance…

Han Ex connectors from HARTING bring faster, safer service
December 13, 2017 by Harting Canada Inc

The HARTING Technology Group has created the ideal electrical connectors for potentially explosive work environments in the oil and gas, mining, chemical, and process-automation sectors. The new Han Ex connectors are now available…

Flexible hoses from Hi-Tech Duravent reduce sawdust hazards
December 13, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

Hi-Tech Duravent manufactures a wide variety of flexible hoses for many applications, and one function that can make an enormous difference is sawdust elimination. Pulp and paper workplaces, especially sawmills, face serious safety…

Continental Conveyor offers several kinds of conveyor components
December 11, 2017 by Continental Conveyor Ltd

For more than half a century, Continental Conveyor has been Ontario industry’s top one-stop shop for conveyors and their accessories. Among the essential industrial conveyor products that the company manufactures and sells are…

New safety circuit from Wainbee ensures user hand protection
December 8, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited has recently introduced its Machine Safety lineup, a group of products that function effectively while also protecting users and the environment from workplace accidents. One of the products available through this…

Bergen’s safety cables are less costly and time-consuming than lock wire
December 6, 2017 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

Since 1942, Bergen Cable Technology has been a top provider of innovative solutions for cable assemblies in the aerospace industry, with high-quality products as one of the reasons for its success. Having logged…

EXAIR’s chip trappers meet the CE safety standards
December 5, 2017 by Exair Corporation

EXAIR Corporation’s line of Chip Trappers provides a great way to clean coolant sumps, and these products are also safe and environmentally friendly. The trappers passed independent laboratory tests to qualify for the…

Triboelectric flow monitors from Auburn make a great failsafe plan
December 5, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Auburn Systems’ triboelectric flow monitors can help prevent overflow of combustible dust and other hazardous materials in the workplace. Available in Canada through Firing Industries, these critical devices operate as a backup to more…

Denso asphalt sealing compound “fixes” taxiway at Toronto airport
November 30, 2017 by Denso North America Inc

DensoBand, bitumen strips produced by Denso North America, are used for sealing between hot asphalt joints and existing asphalt, concrete, steel, and rubber mats. The product is trusted by many users in construction,…

Vacuum lifting system enables effortless, safe lifting
November 22, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee is proud to carry the ultimate workhorse of lifting equipment: the VacuMaster vacuum lifting system from Schmalz. These devices are designed to handle even the heaviest loads with weights up to several…

Directional control valve offers safe operation and low energy losses
November 22, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee is proud to offer the Parker Directional Control Valve as part of its Machine Safety lineup. Ideal for use in safety-relevant hydraulic applications, this on/off valve comes with many features and advantages…

Protect valuable assets with redundant safety exhaust valves
November 22, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee is committed to protecting people and the environment from workplace accidents involving machinery. It’s why the company has developed a Machine Safety lineup consisting of reliable safety products from leading manufacturers. This…

Important eyebolt safety precautions every user should know
November 22, 2017 by Ken Forging

Ken Forging is a leading manufacturer of drop-forged industrial hardware. Backed by 47 years of experience, the company is an industry expert when it comes to the manufacture and safe application of the…

Keep workers safe with this line of machine safety solutions
November 22, 2017 by Wainbee Limited

Machine safety is a priority for manufacturers. It’s critical that these companies only use machinery that have been properly guarded to keep employees out of harm’s way. Wainbee understands this, which is why…

Blower hoses keep worksites warm in cold temps
November 21, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

As the winter months approach and temperatures drop, it is essential that work environments like construction sites, which are exposed to harsh weather conditions, have access to warm air. Hi-Tech Duravent’s warming blower…

Hazard-based safety design sharpens a manufacturer’s competitive edge
November 7, 2017 by CSA Group

Manufacturers can gain a strong competitive advantage by moving safety to an earlier stage in the product development life cycle. The new IEC 62368-1 global safety standard for consumer electronic (audio/video) apparatus, information…

Customers realize improved ergonomics and efficiencies with ELS lifting solution
November 7, 2017 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) has a proven track record for helping companies realize improvements in ergonomics and productivity. Its technical expertise and top quality products are a winning combination when it…

Four critical factors to consider when selecting wire rope
November 3, 2017 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

Bergen Cable has been assisting customers across the globe choose the correct wire rope and cable assemblies for their unique applications for more than 75 years. During the selection process, the company recommends…

Portable dust collectors offer convenience and performance
November 1, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy has been in the dust collector business for close to 75 years. Over this time, the manufacturer has developed a broad portfolio of high-quality and reliable dust collectors suited for many…

Customer requires better lifting solution, and ELS delivers
October 19, 2017 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

A company that provides full-service rail-car maintenance wanted to improve the jib cranes installed in its outdoor rail yard. It turned to Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) for a safer solution that…

Popular dust collector features innovative filter for high filtration efficiency
October 17, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries can supply the newest version of the SILOTOP brand dust collector from WAM. The cylindrically shaped dust collector is a top solution for bin and silo venting, with tens of thousands…



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