ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business
 Journals
Industry Market Trends ®
Fluid & Gas Flow Journal
Machining Journal
Procurement Journal
Tech Trends Journal
 Industry News
Latest New Product News
Association & Government News
Thought Leaders
 Product News
Adhesives and Sealants
Agricultural and Farming Products
Architectural and Civil Engineering Products
Automatic ID
Chemical Processing and Waste Management
Cleaning Products and Equipment
Communication Systems and Equipment
Computer Hardware and Peripherals
Construction Equipment and Supplies
Controls and Controllers
Display and Presentation Equipment
Electrical Equipment and Systems
Electronic Components and Devices
Explosives, Armaments and Weaponry
Fasteners and Hardware
Fluid and Gas Flow Equipment
Food Processing and Preparation
Green & Clean
Health, Medical and Dental Supplies and Equipment
HVAC
Labels, Tags, Signage and Equipment
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment
Lubricants
Machinery and Machining Tools
Material Handling and Storage
Materials and Material Processing
Mechanical Components and Assemblies
Mechanical Power Transmission
Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining
Mounting and Attaching Products
Non-Industrial Products
Optics and Photonics
Packaging Products & Equipment
Paints and Coatings
Plant Furnishings and Accessories
Portable Tools
Printing and Duplicating Equipment
Retail and Sales Equipment
Robotics
Safety and Security Equipment
Sensors, Monitors and Transducers
Services
Software
Test and Measuring Instruments
Textile Industry Products
Thermal and Heating Equipment
Timers and Clocks
Transportation Industry Products
Vision Systems
Waste Handling Equipment
Welding Equipment and Supplies
 Press Releases
Products in the News
Company News
Mergers & Acquisitions
People in the News
Literature & Websites
 Resources
News Delivery Options
Newsletter Archive
SME
Browse Categories
Browse Companies
Mobile Edition
PR Resources
Licensing
Advertising
Call for Contributors, Guest Writers and Submissions
How to Write an effective Press Release
Trade Associations
Association, Organization & Government News

(Showing headlines 10761 - 10780)   << 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 ...

NACD announces RDP Mentoring Program.
The National Association of Chemical Distributors    Arlington, VA 22209
April 10, 2009 Designed to provide insight and expertise to NACD members from professionals well-versed in RDP, Responsible Distribution ProcessSM Mentoring Program will be lead by Doug Kutz, from NACD's Affiliate company, Chemical Distribution Excellence. Kutz is a consultant to chemical industry on regulatory compliance, costs control measures, and logistics, and has been in chemical distribution industry working for 2 full-line Midwest chemical distributors for last 30 years.
NIST announces competition for research funding.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 NIST has announced 2009 competition for multiyear research funding in civil infrastructure and advanced materials in manufacturing under its Technology Innovation Program (TIP). Approximately $15 million in first-year funding is allocated for R&D projects in manufacturing, while about $10 million is allocated for projects in civil infrastructure in areas of sensing and repair/retrofit. Due date for submission of proposals to competition is Tuesday, June 23, 2009.
NIST launches YouTube channel to inform public.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 As part of U.S. government-wide effort to expand information available to public about its programs, NIST has created a channel on YouTube. Viewers can share videos with friends via email, post links to videos on their own Web pages, and write comments below each video. Department of Commerce negotiated contract with Google that allows its agencies to establish YouTube channels, with agencies such as NOAA and U.S. Census Bureau also participating.
Electronic Health Record Programs use ASTM CCR Standard.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
April 9, 2009 Microsoft's 2009 version of Amalga Unified Intelligence System incorporates ASTM E2369, Specification for Continuity of Care, which provides way to create XML documents that contain most relevant and timely health information about patient, and to send them electronically from one caregiver to another. CRC standard is also being used by Google Health application, which allows users to create online health profile by importing personal data from pharmacies and lab companies.
Federal Officials briefed on LA dependency on oil/gas access.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
April 9, 2009 At 2nd of 4 regional hearings scheduled in April, Virginia Sawyer of LABI told Minerals Management Service (MMS) that 154,000 high-paying manufacturing jobs in LA depend on access to oil and natural gas on Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). Sawyer said 58% of petroleum produced in LA is consumed by industrial sector, which employs 154,000 state residents with average annual wage of $52,000. NAM members may submit predrafted comment to MMS at www.nam.org/contactMMS.
RIA announces Intl Robot, Vision, and Motion Control Show.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
April 9, 2009 Scheduled for June 9-11, 2009 at Donald E. Stephens Center in Chicago, International Robot, Vision, and Motion Control Show will take on theme of "Win Globally: Innovate and Automate." Attendees will have opportunity to see live demonstrations of vision-enabled robots at Hands-On Highway interactive experience, meet with systems integrators at special pavilion, and get glimpse of future at Emerging Robotics Pavilion, featuring Toyota's trumpet-playing Helper robot.
Interoperability Workshop rallies support for OPC UA.
OPC Foundation, The    Scottsdale, AZ 85260-1830
April 9, 2009 OPC Foundation has announced that 2009 North American Interoperability Workshop engaged largest number of vendors committed to development of OPC Unified Architecture to date. Twelve major OPC vendors participated, reinforcing their commitment to new OPC UA specification by submitting 15 OPC Servers and 17 OPC Clients for open interoperability testing. Interoperability workshop is critical for continuation of maintaining true open standards in OPC communications.
ASME Handbook outlines Ramcap Plus program.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers    Houston, TX 77079
April 9, 2009 ASME and the ASME Innovative Technologies Institute, LLC (ASME-ITI) have announced a handbook describing the RAMCAP Plus(SM) process for analyzing and managing risks and resilience in critical infrastructure assets/systems. Entitled "All-Hazards Risk and Resilience," this 160-page publication discusses an objective, 7-step methodology that personnel at critical infrastructures can apply to make assets more secure and resilient from hazardous events.
Quantum Computers will require complex software to manage errors.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 NIST theorists have shown that type of software operation, proposed as solution to fundamental problems with quantum computers' hardware, will not function as some designers had hoped. NIST team has proved that software in question, widely studied due to its simplicity and robustness to noise, is insufficient for performing arbitrary computations. This means that any software computers use will have to employ more complex and resource-intensive solutions to ensure devices function effectively.
NIST Scientists find dielectric source in silver niobate.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 Researchers have discovered source of dielectric properties, potentially important for wireless communications, in silver niobate. Working at different facilities, team combined results from several high-resolution probes using X-rays, neutrons and electrons - tools that are sensitive to both local and average crystal structure - to understand silver niobate's dielectric properties. The work was supported in part by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.K. Science and Technology Facilities Council.
NIST contracts with EPRI to plan interim power standards.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 NIST has contracted with EPRI to help it develop interim roadmap for determining architecture and initial key standards for electric power Smart Grid. EPRI will support consensus-building activities that will provide basis for initial Smart Grid standards. They will also assist in identifying issues and priorities for developing permanent standards. NIST will announce 3-phase plan resulting in end-of-year submission for approval of standards to FERC.
NIST requests public comment on voting system test methods.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
April 9, 2009 NIST has opened for comment by July 1 new methods for testing future electronic voting systems' compliance with voluntary federal standards. In order to receive federal certification from EAC, new voting systems must meet Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG). Draft test suites apply to VVSG Next Iteration (VVSG-NI), intended to address reliability of electronic voting systems, which specifies requirements such as operation in temperatures from 41-104°F and in RH from 5-85%.
AASHTO to hold 2nd annual transportation awards competition.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
April 9, 2009 America's Transportation Awards are sponsored by AASHTO, AAA, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce using volunteer judges to select winning projects that are delivered on time, on budget, and with innovative management. John Horsley of AASHTO said that 41 projects from 28 states were entered last year and demonstrate efforts for economic recovery. Regional winners will be announced this summer and finalists will compete for Grand Prize and People's Choice Award.
NAM Official urges expansion of domestic energy resources.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
April 9, 2009 NAM member Jeff Uhlenburg urged U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to move forward with Five Year Lease Plan to expand access to natural gas and oil resources on outer continental shelf. At first of four hearings scheduled by Minerals Management Service, Uhlenburg noted direct link between availability of domestic energy supplies and manufacturing employment over last few years. Written comments on MMS proposal will be accepted until September 23, 2009.
Statistical Program tracks worldwide EMS financial metrics.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
April 9, 2009 IPC - Association Connecting Electronics IndustriesŪ launched its Global EMS Statistical Program, used to measure and track financial metrics quarterly for the worldwide electronics manufacturing services (EMS) industry. Aggregate results, along with analysis of trends and indicators, will be published in quarterly reports only for companies participating in the program. Deadline for survey responses as well as participation in the 2009 program is April 29.
South Florida ADS-B Infrastructure provides boost to nation.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
April 9, 2009 According to AIA President and CEO, Marion Blakey, advanced air transportation technology deployed in South Florida, is a significant milestone and remarkable accomplishment for NexGen and everyone involved. ADS-B technology allows pilots and controllers to see radar-like displays with accurate traffic data from satellites, with real-time updates that do not degrade with distance or terrain. It also provides access to weather services, terrain maps, and flight information services.
Automation Federation appoints committee chairs.
Automation Federation    Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
April 9, 2009 Automation Federation Chair, Kim Miller Dunn, announced appointment of H. L. "Leo" Staples Jr. as Chair of Automation Federation Energy Committee and Stephen R. Huffman as Chair of Automation Federation Government Relations Committee. Staples is a Compliance Management Leader in Power Supply Services division at OGE Energy Corp. and serves as 2009 ISA POWID Symposia General Chairman. Huffman is VP-Strategic Accounts at Mead O'Brien, Inc. and served as ISA President in 2007.
MHEDA 2009 Exhibitors Showcase is sold out.
Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
April 9, 2009 Scheduled for May 2-6, MHEDA 2009 Annual Convention features theme of "Powerful Positioning" and will give material handling equipment professionals opportunity to spend 4 days learning, networking, and discovering resources on how to maintain position of strength, determination, and resilience for their company. Event will include 15 presentations, networking roundtable session, and Exhibitors' Showcase featuring over 90 companies that provide goods and services.
NEMA CEO explains smart-grid standards save time and money.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
April 9, 2009 NEMA President, CEO Evan Gaddis, testified to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on March 3, 2009 as to the status of and obstacles to smart-grid implementation for electric manufacturing. While Gaddis said technologies are available today that are not being deployed due to uncertainty over cost recovery and standards, he also offered a look-before-you-leap mentality, saying "If we get grid standards in place before we start building, we will save time and money."
NEMA publishes ANSI C12.22 Protocol Specification.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
April 9, 2009 Advancing interoperability among communications modules and meters, ANSI C12.22 Protocol Specification for Interfacing to Data Communication Networks describes process of transporting C12.19 table data over variety of networks. C12.22 uses AES encryption to enable strong, secure Smart Grid communications, including confidentiality and data integrity, and it is also fully extensible to support additional security mechanisms industry may require in future.

Showing 10761 - 10780
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 ...
Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy