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LabCorp is First US Laboratory to Offer Molecular Testing with New Fully Automated Cobas 8800 System from Roche

Oct 27, 2016

First high-throughput molecular platform approved for CLIA moderately complex testing expected to enhance quality, streamline workflow and better utilize staff INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 24, 2016 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) (NYSE:LH) announced today that the LabCorp Center for Esoteric Testing in Burlington, N.C., is the first site... Read More

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Paper in OSA's Optics Letters describes underwater viewing means.

Oct 27, 2016

"Object Extraction from Underwater Image through Logical Stochastic Resonance," published in Optics Letters, describes novel methodology for improving underwater viewing. Researchers from Ocean University of China (Qingdao) applied logical stochastic resonance (LSR) algorithms to poor-quality underwater images and consequently improved ability to visually detect objects. Study extends and... Read More

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NEMA Standard tests emergency call system audio quality.

Oct 27, 2016

Available in hard copy or for download, NEMA SB 10-2016, Audio Standard for Nurse Call Systems, contains requirements and test procedures that evaluate audio quality of loud speakers and microphones for such emergency call systems as nurse control stations, patient stations, and pillow speakers. This standard, intended for use in hospitals, nursing homes, and acute care facilities, specifically... Read More

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Duval Increases Aerospace and Landing Gear Precision Grinding Capabilities to Meet Customer Demand

Oct 27, 2016

CHICOPEE, Mass. - An increasing number of aircraft manufacturers are turning to Duval Precision Grinding for landing gear precision grinding and surface finishing for landing gears. Duval is expanding its capabilities to accommodate this elevated demand, including the addition of new equipment to extend their OD, and jig grinding services. "Aerospace OEMs trust Duval because of our longstanding... Read More

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ACGIH Webinar addresses hood design and flow characteristics.

Oct 27, 2016

On Dec 8, 2016, ACGIH® will present Hood Design and Flow Characteristics webinar, which will explore types and characteristics of different styles of hoods employed in industry. Presentation will include definitions of terms applied to hoods, application of different styles of hoods, and limitations and advantages of their use. It will provide instruction on how to calculate hood pressure... Read More

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Hayden Corp Receives Nadcap Accreditation for Thermal Spray

Oct 27, 2016

Nadcap recognizes Hayden for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality West Springfield, MA - Hayden Corp, a leading thermal spray coating and laser cladding company, recently announced it has received Nadcap accreditation for Thermal Spraying  to AMS2437, AMS2447, Mil Std 2138A Mil Std 1687A.  Nadcap accreditation is critical and in many cases is required for companies... Read More

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Emerson Launches New Plantweb(TM) Digital Ecosystem

Oct 27, 2016

Pervasive Sensing™, Secure First Mile™, Connected Services and new software bring the most comprehensive Industrial Internet of Things Portfolio to industry AUSTIN, TEXAS - Leveraging decades of digital automation expertise, Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today introduces the expanded Plantweb digital ecosystem, a scalable portfolio of standards-based hardware, software, intelligent devices and services... Read More

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Aluminum Extrusion Table Plates make solid table surfaces.

Oct 26, 2016

Available in lengths up to 3 m in 500 mm increments as well as widths of 125, 250, and 375 mm, aluminum extrusion table plates allow extrusions to be joined to make solid table surfaces of any width. T slots, running length of each table plate and available on one or both sides of extrusion, facilitate fixturing and setup, eliminate need to drill and tap, and can be used with various... Read More

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Lincoln Electric's 4-Pack Rack offers one primary power drop.

Oct 26, 2016

Suitable for Flextec®350X welder, durable 4-Pack Rack offers reduced number of needed cables and jobsite cable clutter. Making mounting or removing a quick and simple process, device enables neat-input cable routing to avoid pinching or cutting. Unit features one primary input cable for resulted combination of two 4-pack racks. Offering square tubing construction to resist bending and... Read More

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SPE Auto Hall of Fame inducts first PC instrument panel.

Oct 26, 2016

Automotive Division of SPE® named first use of polycarbonate (PC) to injection mold hard (painted) instrument panel, featured on 1977 Econoline® van from Ford Motor Co, as 2016 Hall of Fame winner for 46th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition and Gala. Automotive plastic or composite components considered for said award must have been in continuous service in some form for... Read More

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SPE® Automotive Division names competition finalists.

Oct 26, 2016

Automotive Division of SPE® announced finalists for its 46th-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. Nominations were first subjected to pre-qualification review and then were presented before a panel of industry experts, which sent forward the most innovative nominations to the Blue Ribbon judging round. Category and Grand Award winners selected during Blue Ribbon judging round... Read More

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ASTM takes leadership role during World Standards Week.

Oct 26, 2016

ASTM International is serving as the 2016 Administering Organization for the U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day on Oct. 27. Event recognizes the critical role of stakeholders throughout the standards community, including business leaders, industry, academia, government, and consumers. ASTM president James A. Thomas will receive the Ronald H. Brown Standards Leadership Award, which recognizes... Read More

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NREL Consortium to develop materials for hydrogen production.

Oct 26, 2016

HydroGEN Advanced Water Splitting Materials Consortium (HydroGEN), formed by NREL with 5 other national labs, intends to accelerate development of commercially viable pathways for hydrogen production from renewable energy sources. By establishing this consortium, Energy Department will enhance accessibility of national lab resources to external stakeholders and establish online portals to... Read More

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NEMA White Paper helps save energy in commerical buildings.

Oct 25, 2016

NEMA published white paper that discusses new requirements that help reduce energy consumption in commercial buildings. NEMA WD ARCP 1-2016 Automatic Receptacle Control to Meet ASHRAE 90.1-2010 and California (CA) Title 24 explains controlled receptacle requirement now appearing within non-residential energy codes, as well as a summary of typical application settings. NEMA's paper pertains to... Read More

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ASHRAE User Manual comes with thermal comfort compliance tool.

Oct 25, 2016

ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55 User’s Manual provides overview of ASHRAE's thermal comfort standard for new users and also includes detailed information for those who are more familiar with its requirements. Based on ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55-2013, Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, manual includes tables, illustrations, and examples. Online thermal comfort tool,... Read More

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Pharma EXPO shoots to solve top industry challenges.

Oct 25, 2016

Scheduled for November 6-9, Pharma EXPO will provide 2 educational platforms to address key trends and issues along the pharmaceutical supply chain. Show will feature dedicated Innovation Stage as well as Pharma EXPO Conference Program organized by the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineering. Each will address the latest technologies and practices in combating counterfeit drugs,... Read More

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Cope Plastics Inc. awarded by IAPD.

Oct 25, 2016

During the 60th Annual International Association of Plastics Distribution Convention & Plastics Showcase, Jane Saale, President of Cope Plastics Inc., received the 2016 Paul Davis Award of Merit for her many years of outstanding personal and professional contribution to the association and the plastics industry. Cope also received the Gold Environmental Excellence Award for its recycling program... Read More

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Perry Technology Corporation partners with The Copley Consulting Group to deploy Infor's CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) Solution.

Oct 25, 2016

Woburn, MA – Perry Technology Corporation, a leading provider of precision gear and spine manufacturing services, has selected The Copley Consulting Group to facilitate and deploy Infor’s CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) Solution. With the business imperative to even further improve customer service, scheduling, and on-time delivery, Perry will also be able to streamline their current varied... Read More

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Pure Energy Minerals Completes Successful Lithium Brine Pumping Test at Clayton Valley South Project, Nevada

Oct 24, 2016

Pure Energy Minerals Completes Successful Lithium Brine Pumping Test at Clayton Valley South Project, Nevada VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Pure Energy Minerals Limited (TSX VENTURE:PE) (FRANKFURT:A111EG) (OTCQB:PEMIF) (the “Company” or “Pure Energy”) is pleased to announce that it has completed a constant-rate pumping test at its newest borehole, CV-3. The test ran continuously for... Read More

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Penske Truck Leasing Opens Rental, Leasing and Maintenance Facility in Millville, New Jersey

Oct 24, 2016

READING, Pa. – Penske Truck Leasing is pleased to announce that it has opened a facility in Millville, New Jersey, offering consumer and commercial truck rental, full-service truck leasing and contract maintenance to customers throughout the state’s southeastern region and shore towns. “We are excited to be a part of the Cumberland County community, and we look forward to providing local... Read More