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2018 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Thank you to all of our 2018 sponsors and exhibitors!

Your support was instrumental in making MainTrain a great success!


Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq "MSFT"), the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Recognized as one of Canada's Great Places to Work, Microsoft Canada Inc. provides nationwide sales, marketing, consulting and local support services. Headquartered in Mississauga, Microsoft Canada has nine regional offices across the country dedicated to empowering people through great software. Microsoft Canada is a creative workplace which attracts the best and brightest talent in the IT industry who bring an ever evolving vision of the future to reality.

Microsoft software helps businesses and consumers to reach their full potential, however they define it. Woven throughout daily life, whether it be work or play, Microsoft technologies flourish when they get into the hands of millions of Canadian partners and customers enabling innovation often in new ways.

Microsoft Canada is equally passionate about committing to Canadian communities. Since its inception, Microsoft Canada has had a corporate giving philosophy that goes beyond financial donations to champion inventive forms of philanthropy. For more information on how Microsoft Canada has joined forces with organizations across Canada to make a difference and invest in local communities visit


SDT provides ultrasound solutions that give our customers a greater understanding about the health of their factory. We help them predict failures, control energy costs and improve product quality while contributing to the overall uptime of their assets.


SKF Group is the leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems and services which include technical support, maintenance and reliability services, engineering consulting and training.  The SKF Life Cycle Management approach applies SKF’s expertise in a wide range of technical areas to help customers, both OEMs and the aftermarket, optimize machine productivity and efficiency.  Available worldwide, SKF asset management services can help your operation develop strategies and tactics to achieve bottom-line results.

  • Assessments and benchmarking
  • Strategic planning
  • Balanced scorecard
  • Key performance indicators
  • Risk analysis
  • Maintenance strategy review
  • Asset performance review
  • Inventory management
  • Work planning and scheduling
  • Application engineering


  • Reliability engineering
  • Life cycle cost management
  • Computerized Maintenance Management Systems or
    Enterprise Asset Management Systems support
  • Spare parts optimization
  • Defect elimination
  • Lubrication management

UE Systems manufactures and supports ultrasound instruments used for condition monitoring and energy conservation programs. These portable instruments are used to locate electrical faults such as arcing, tracking and corona, in open access and enclosed equipment, trend the health of mechanical equipment such as motors, gears and pumps, identify early warning signs of faulty bearings, find compressed gas and vacuum leaks as well as test for faulty steam traps and valves. The Ultraprobe 15,000 touch features touch screen technology, on board spectrum analysis, digital camera, laser sighting, and a built in infrared thermometer.


ARMS Reliability, a global consulting firm specializing in helping industry get more from their assets, avoid unplanned downtime and reduce operating costs. Since 1995, ARMS Reliability has been at the forefront of proactive asset management strategies for a host of blue chip companies around the world. These companies have entrusted ARMS Reliability with delivering business goals with asset strategy management and improvements in productivity to ensure operation excellence. With offices in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Australia, ARMS Reliability has experience across a wide variety of industries, including mining, oil and gas, water utilities, power generation (hydro, coal fired generation, gas, wind generation), power distribution, manufacturing, rail, communications, and safety systems.


Hippo CMMS is a powerful, affordable, and user-friendly web-based maintenance management software. Its simple platform and essential CMMS features suit a variety of industry needs, including hospitals, university campuses, manufacturing plants, hotels and more.  The graphical interface, unlimited user access, and friendly support team make maintenance management easy. Hippo has been instrumental in streamlining maintenance operations in more than 800 organizations since 2002. Core software features include - Preventive Maintenance - Work Order Tracking - Facilities Management - Inventory Management – Mobile Maintenance Solutions – Interactive Site Plans

PROSYGMA is a management consultant company specialized in Reliability and Maintenance. We are committed to working with our clients as a strategic partner to achieve efficient, reliable, and profitable asset management. Our expertise is focused around maintenance and reliability best practices such as lean maintenance, planning and scheduling, criticality analysis, spare parts management, failure analysis, preventive and predictive maintenance optimization and a wide variety of other best practices targeted to make our clients better. We also offer the possibility of outsourcing our maintenance planners, supervisors and engineers to our clients to support the deployment of best practices. Learn more:



Media Partner


Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine offers practical information for maintenance, reliability and asset management professionals in the manufacturing, utilities and resource industries. The award-winning publication has served machinery and equipment maintenance professionals across Canada since 1985. Our comprehensive content mix includes maintenance case studies, technical features on asset performance and repair, best practices in reliability, process implementation trends, as well as field intelligence on the latest industrial and manufacturing products and technological advances. Contributors from industrial plants, supplier companies, columnists and the editorial staff are experts with specialized knowledge and experience in their fields.

Media Sponsor

CINDE is Canada's non-profit, member-based, technical society dedicated to the people and companies engaged in non-destructive evaluation (NDE), non-destructive testing (NDT), and inspection. CINDE offers world-class NDT training, is a full-service government approved certification examination centre, and offers comprehensive member benefits. For more information, please visit: and


CNAM is the national association of public infrastructure asset management in Canada. Our government and private sector members develop policy, tools and technologies which we share to improve the level of service for public infrastructure assets throughout the country. Our mission is to advance asset management practices through leadership, innovation and collaboration.


The International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML) is a NFP organization founded to facilitate growth and development of machinery lubrication as a technical field of endeavor. ICML’s Machine Lubrication Technician (MLT), Machine Lubricant Analyst (MLA) and Laboratory Lubricant Analyst (LLA), offered global since 2001, are internationally recognized and adopted by ISO as 18436-4 & 18436-5, respectively.


Northern Lakes College is a vibrant institution offering quality and timely programming through our unique NLC LIVE Online™ delivery model. Serving over 50 communities including 15 First Nations and four Métis Settlements throughout northern Alberta, NLC distance learning technologies allow us to provide quality educational programming beyond our physical borders. NLC delivers PEMAC’s Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) Certificate and Asset Management Professional (AMP) Certificate programs. Imagine the possibilities of networking with maintenance and asset management professionals from across the country and around the world while learning maintenance and asset management best practices and earning your MMP or AMP designation. NLC LIVE Online: learning from the comforts of home, the workplace, or wherever you go! Start Here. Go Anywhere.