cmva technical conference

Join Benchmark PDM at the CMVA’s 36th Annual Technical Conference

Join us at CMVA’s 36th Annual Technical Conference at Laval University in Quebec City, QC on October 30-31st!

BENCHMARK PDM will be participating in this year’s conference in more ways than one! Among being one of this year’s exhibitors showing our new Easy-Laser XT Shaft Alignment tools, we will also be participating and leading one of the technical workshops on “Correcting the major Roadblocks in Machinery Installation”.

BENCHMARK PDM’s president, John Lambert will also be speaking at the conference. John was one of the contributors and committee members with the WG15 group that produced the AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARD Shaft Alignment Methodology, General Principles, Methods, Practices, and Tolerances. ANSI/ASA S2.75-2017/Part 1. He will discuss this and how we hope to bring and adopt this standard in Canada.

The Canadian Machinery Vibration Association (CMVA), formed in 1991, is a non-profit association whose fields of interest include machinery dynamics and all aspects of condition monitoring and predictive maintenance of machinery, especially vibration monitoring and analysis.
The objectives of the CMVA shall be to:
Advance scientific, engineering, and technical knowledge in the fields of interest;
Gather and share information relating to the fields of interest which are useful to the individual and beneficial to the general public;
Encourage the development and application of the fields of interest through presentations, discussions, publications, courses of instruction, personnel certification or other means;
Encourage the development and application of Canadian and international standards of practice for the fields of interest and for personnel certification.
For more info, go to the CMVA Conference website:, to register for the conference, click here: