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ANSI eliminates Annex B from essential document requirements.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
October 8, 2008 The ANSI has announced that Annex B: Draft American National Standards for trial use (DTSU) of the ANSI Essential Requirements has been eliminated as an option for announcing documents through ANSI. This does not preclude an ANSI-accredited standards developer from developing, approving, and disseminating its own draft standards for trial use, however, such documents may not be announced or promoted as DTSU. Existing documents that do may no longer carry that label or be promoted that way.
ANSI and ISA to release guide on cyber risk financial impact.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
October 8, 2008 With October being the 5th annual Cyber Security Awareness Month, the ANSI and ISA will release The Financial Impact of Cyber Risk, which guides CFOs and their colleagues in asking the right questions to determine the best possible solutions to mitigate cyber security challenges. Other events include a media tour with the National Cyber Security Alliance, webcast with the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center, and regional cyber security roundtables.
New International Specification helps to name nano-objects.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
October 8, 2008 The ISO has published ISO/TS 27687, Nanotechnologies - Terminology and definitions for nano-objects - Nanoparticle, nanofibre, and nanoplate, its first technical specification to support industry sectors developing nanoscale materials. It is intended to be the first in a series of documents related to terminology and definitions covering different aspects of nanotechnologies. Defining words and phrases will ease communications among individuals and organizations in the industry.
HITSP announces public comment period for health IT documents.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
October 8, 2008 Facilitating development of interoperable healthcare data standards for U.S., Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel is seeking public comment on several drafted Interoperability Specifications. Documents under review relate to HIT issues such as transfer of care, public health information, and remote monitoring of medical devices. All Panel and public comments will be reviewed by HITSP Technical Committees in preparation for Panel approval in December.
ANSI welcomes new members.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
October 8, 2008 Joining federation that represents more than 125,000 companies and over 3.5 million professionals, new members of ANSI include Upper Mohawk, Inc., TASCET Identity Network, Dade Moeller and Associates, R.P. Stone Consulting, Inc., Perry Johnson Consulting, Inc. of Japan, Intertek Testing Services, and eValid8 Corporation. Diverse constituency works together to strengthen competitiveness of businesses operating in global marketplace and to improve quality of life for all citizens.
BIO supports modernization of USDA plant biotech regs.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
October 8, 2008 As part of update process, USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service released proposed rule to revise regulations (7 CFR Part 340) governing agricultural biotechnology. According to Sharon Bomer Lauritsen, EVP of food and agriculture for BIO, it is essential that regulatory system reflects latest technological advances within biotechnology industry as well as scientific knowledge gained over years about safe development and use of agricultural biotech products.
A&WMA to present environmental webinar series.
Air & Waste Management Association    Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1435
October 7, 2008 Providing convenient opportunity for participants to access most current information on environmental issues directly from industry leaders, A&WMA is presenting series of Webinars for environmental professionals on topics related to air quality. They are entitled Environmental Law: Air Litigation Update; Urgent CAIR: Clean Air Interstate Rule Overturned - Now What?; Air Quality Modeling - The Basics; and Revised National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Lead. Series runs from Oct 30-Dec 11.
NAM President says rising exports are keeping economy afloat.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
October 7, 2008 NAM President John Engler told a meeting of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs that rising exports of U.S. manufactured goods are keeping the economy afloat, but that national and state government policies have a direct bearing on the ability of manufacturing to keep pace in the global marketplace. Engler also said that the U.S. has the 2nd highest corporate tax rate in the world, preventing development of domestic energy supplies.
SME Foundation receives finalist award from Automation Alley.
SME    Dearborn, MI 48121
October 7, 2008 Dedicated to advancing manufacturing education, SME Education Foundation received finalist award for having "Best Educational Program of the Year" at 2008 Automation Alley Awards Gala. Award honored Foundation for dedication to advancement of K-16 manufacturing education, specifically Gateway Academies, its Science, Technology, and Engineering Preview Summer Camp, and for providing more than $27 million to youth programs, scholarships, and awards.
Hydraulic Institute adds 4 firms as Standards Partners.
Hydraulic Institute    Parsippany, NJ 07054
October 7, 2008 Robert K. Asdal, Executive Director of the Hydraulic Institute, announced that the Institute has added Healy Engineering, Inc; MechTronix Engineering; MWH Americas, Inc; and Pump Integration, Inc. as Standards Partners. Partners are eligible to receive a variety of HI products and services such as copies of HI Standards/Reference Guides, participate with HI members in development of new standards and updating of existing standards, as well as participate in HI committee meetings and events.
Association studies state of equipment finance industry.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
October 7, 2008 Equipment Leasing and Finance Foundation commissioned Financial Institutions Consulting, Inc. to evaluate current trends and their potential impact on equipment finance industry to help provide focus for future based on industry and global economic data and industry executive interviews. Study includes quantification of size and scope of equipment finance industry, identification of opportunities in marketplace, and short-term projections for equipment finance industry.
NAM supports Emergency Economic Stabilization Act.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
October 7, 2008 In response to House's vote to enact Emergency Stabilization Act of 2008, NAM President John Engler stated that vote constituted true act of political courage by elected representatives, who put future of America before personal political considerations. It was imperative that government act decisively and quickly to provide liquidity to financial markets and restore stability and renewed confidence to nation's financial system.
Sen DeMint says card check bill threatens free enterprise.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
October 7, 2008 On "America's Business with Mike Hambrick" radio program, Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) said misnamed "Employee Free Choice Act" threatens democracy and economy. Legislation would take away workers' fundamental right to private vote on union organizing. Under legislation, private ballot elections would be replaced by card check system. According to DeMint, voters need to let congressmen and senators know they're going to support them if they fight these union bosses on this issue.
Forum to show how change at White House will affect business.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
October 7, 2008 Scheduled for November 5-7, 2008, Robotics Industry Forum will include connectioneering, giving RIA members direct path to more business opportunities. Industry experts with inside knowledge of leading robotics applications will examine state of industry. Forum will also feature political and economic outlooks from credentialed speakers such as Mara Liasson of NPR and regulator panelist on Fox News Sunday and related network programs.
NAM supports renewal of Andean and GSP trade programs.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
October 7, 2008 NAM commends Congress for renewing trade preferences for Andean nations as well as Generalized System of Preferences Program for over 130 developing nations. According to Doug Goudie, Director of Intl Trade Policy for NAM, extending Andean Trade Preferences Act shows that U.S. recognizes importance of trade with allies in Andean region. At same time, 6-month extension of Andean benefits to Bolivia and Ecuador helps alleviate concern over mistreatment of American investments and companies.
Equipment Finance Sector applauds passage of EESA 2008.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
October 7, 2008 According to Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr., President of ELFA, Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 will help restore confidence in capital markets and provide liquidity to credit markets while providing adequate protection for U.S. taxpayers. ELFA also lauded several additional key measures in bill including extension of renewable tax credits for energy and provision for active financial services income.
BIO lauds Senate passage of strengthened 2-year R&D credit.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
October 7, 2008 According to Jim Greenwood, President and CEO of BIO, biotechnology companies need stabilizing influence that research and development tax credit can provide. Greenwood noted that economic stabilization legislation includes increase in Alternative Simplified Credit method rate, which would strengthen and modernize R&D credit. With sophisticated and well-trained workforces abroad, U.S. must employ every measure to keep high-wage jobs associated with R&D here at home.
Congress extends energy tax incentives.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
October 7, 2008 Passed by Congress, economic recovery package includes provisions for extension of expired and expiring tax incentives for renewable energy, energy-efficient building upgrades, and appliance and equipment purchases. One key provision is extension of Commercial Building Tax Deduction through 2013, which allows building owners to claim deduction of up to $1.80 per sq-ft for HVAC, lighting, or envelope upgrades resulting in 50% savings over ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2001.
RIA offers free profile in 2009 Robotics Industry Directory.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
October 7, 2008 By joining before Oct 31, RIA members will get free -page company profile in 2009 Robotics Industry Directory, which is distributed to thousands of robot and automation users worldwide each year. RIA helps members connect with new customers, markets, and technologies. Whether through printed page or online profile, RIA sends customers directly to member's website from free listing.
NAM Directors pledge support for financial rescue bill.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
October 6, 2008 In meeting with President Bush, group of 13 NAM Directors expressed concerns about economy and their conviction that financial rescue plan pending before House is vitally necessary to prevent economy from dipping into recession. NAM President, John Engler said manufacturers group was greatly disappointed by House vote against rescue package, and is working to persuade legislators to reconsider decision.

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