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You don’t have to be an engineer to appreciate this story…

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A toothpaste factory had a problem: they sometimes shipped empty boxes, without the tubes inside. This was due to the way the production line was set up, and people with experience in designing production lines will tell you how difficult it is to have everything happen with timing so precise that every single unit coming […]

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Green Solutions for Kal Tire

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Kal Tire is an environmentally conscious company that is continually looking for ways to reduce their environmental impact. Kal Tire’s 7th Aim, which represent their core values, specifically identifies the need to respect the environment. As part of their environmental assessment, Kal Tire identified that there was substantial corrugate and plastic waste material being generated […]

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Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety issues fines and warnings

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Cracking Down on Safety Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety Department has expressed disappointment with the results of their latest workplace inspections across the province. Close to 600 inspections over a month period were conducted on 400 companies. The inspection brought back 394 orders that included 83 stop work orders. Of these incidents, close to 140 […]

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