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July 10, 2018

Trump tariffs send cheap Asian steel to domestic oil industry

Steel pipes and tubes used in drilling and transporting crude oil flooded into Canada this spring, a Reuters analysis shows, as U.S. President Donald Trump’s steel tariffs forced producers from Asia to Europe to seek new markets.

John Brooks expands presence in Maritimes with Wilden

John Brooks Company is now an authorized distributor for all Wilden Air Operated Double-Diaphragm (AODD) Pumps throughout New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI and Newfoundland & Labrador.

Rio Tinto earns coveted Octas award

A technology development project to boost the performance of Rio Tinto’s Aluminium operations has won the large business category at the 2018 the Gala des Octas.

New carbon-pollution regulations for heavy-duty vehicles coming

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced new carbon-pollution regulations for heavy-duty vehicles, starting in 2020, with regulations becoming increasingly stringent in the years ahead.
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Process News Now: Kinder Morgan saves its pipeline by cutting creative deals to guarantee Ottawa sale

In this episode of Process News Now: Kinder Morgan cut risky and creative deals with oil producers and lenders to guarantee the sale of its pipeline to Ottawa. Then, a new additive manufacturing facility is opening up in Oakville this fall, and Canada hits a 7-year growth milestone in its manufacturing sector. » Watch Video

One size doesn’t fit all when sizing, selecting compressors

Oil-free reciprocating piston compressor technology is just like any other. It only achieves its desired effect if it is utilized in the proper applications; and then, only after the proper amount of consideration and study has been performed before the final technology choice is made. » Read More

Rotary continuous mixer for high-volume, low-cost applications

A new Rotary Continuous Mixer model CM-16X4-SS from Munson Machinery provides continuous, high-capacity mixing of bulk materials with or without liquid additions at low cost per volume of output. » Learn More

FLIR AX8 Automation Thermal Imaging Camera

The FLIR AX8 Automation Thermal Imaging Camera, 4800 Pixels (80 x 60) combines thermal and visual cameras in a small, affordable package while providing continuous temperature monitoring and alarming for of critical electrical and mechanical equipment. » Learn More

Electric fail-safe actuators added to HRS series line

Hayward Flow Control announced the addition of Electric Fail-safe actuators to their HRS Series Electric Actuator product line. These additions include both integral battery backup and supercapacitor reserve power supplies. » Learn More

Carbon steel joining system economical, efficient

Victaulic, a manufacturer of mechanical pipe joining systems, announced the launch of its QuickVic SD Installation-Ready System, a plain end pipe joining technology designed for use on carbon steel HVAC systems sized 2″/DN50 and down. » Learn More

Oil Sands Trade Show

Suncor Community Leisure Centre Fort McMurray
Fort McMurray, Alta.
September 11-12
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Lloydminster Heavy Oil Show

Agricultural Exhibition Grounds
Lloydminster, Alta.
September 12-13
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