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We are very pleased to announce that GMR Electric Saskatoon has achieved EASA Accreditation - the first electric motor shop in Canada.

ST. LOUIS, October 15, 2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – GMR Electric Motors, Ltd. in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has been approved as an EASA Accredited Service Center by the Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA).  EASA Accreditation of GMR Electric Motors means that the firm has successfully demonstrated that it follows the prescribed good practices to consistently deliver quality electromechanical repairs that maintain or improve AC electric motor efficiency and reliability.  “This achievement by GMR Electric Motors affirms the company’s commitment to excellence,” said Linda J. Raynes, CAE, EASA president & CEO. “EASA’s Accreditation Program, just launched last summer, offers external validation that the company adheres to good practices by submitting to an independent, third-party audit.”

The criteria for becoming EASA Accredited are based on ANSI/EASA AR100-2010: Recommended Practice for the Repair of Rotating Electrical Apparatus and The Good Practice Guide of The Effect of Repair/Rewinding on Motor Efficiency.

EASA is The Electro•Mechanical Authority; an international trade organization consisting of nearly 1,900 electromechanical sales and service firms in 59 countries. See EASA member companies provide repair, service and sales for the

operation and maintenance of electric motors, generators, drives, controls, pumps and

other electromechanical equipment. The Association provides members with direct

technical support, the industry repair standard (ANSI/EASA AR100) and education, as

well as technical, management and safety-related reference materials.