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Fieldbus Foundation releases Device Description enhancements.
Fieldbus Foundation    Austin, TX 78731
July 31, 2008 Fully compliant with IEC 61804 and ISA104 Electronic Device Description Language profile, new releases for DD technology include enhanced versions of: DD Services v5.1.0, DD Integrated Development Environment v1.1.0, Device Description Language Interoperability Specification FF-901, Device Description Language Specification FF-900, and DD Library v3.2. Enhancements support Unicode, providing device and system suppliers with ability to write and visualize DDs using local languages.
NASA Web Page shows latest fire views and research.
NASA    Moffett Field, CA 94035
July 31, 2008 In addition to regular updates of NASA images of fires and their associated smoke plumes in U.S. and around the world, NASA Fire and Smoke Web site features articles on latest research results and multimedia resources from across NASA. Site is updated regularly with new images from NASA's suite of Earth-observing satellites and airborne observatories, including unmanned Ikhana aircraft that has pinpointed wildfire hotspots across California.
IPC Survey shows electronics companies unprepared for REACH.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 30, 2008 IPC's recent survey on REACH Preparedness in the North American and European Interconnect Industry shows that over 40% of manufacturing and purchasing personnel do not understand how the REACH regulation will affect their companies. Only 18.3% of companies have identified and/or inventoried all product substances, while 60.5% of chemical supplier respondents are planning to register or preregister them. IPC has scheduled various programs to inform companies on the REACH regulation.
ANSI releases World Standards Week 2008 program.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 30, 2008 The ANSI announced the final program of events for World Standards Week 2008, scheduled for Monday, October 20 to Thursday, October 23, 2008 in Bethesda, MD. The Annual Business Meeting Luncheon, on October 23, will combine an overview of ANSI's current pursuits and milestones with a celebration of the Institute's 90th anniversary, including a video presentation of the Institute's history. A variety of committees and forums will also take place.
ANSI Standards guide design of tongue-based assistive system.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 30, 2008 Developed by engineers at the Georgia Institute of Technology, tongue-drive system allows people with severe disabilities to control their environments with their tongue. ISO/TS 11405:2003, Dental materials - Testing of adhesion to tooth structure was used for testing adhesive materials for the device. Other standards used were IEEE Std 802.15.4-2006 and BSR/IEEE 802.15.6-200x, which offers guidelines for wireless communication devices used inside the human body.
ANSI details HITSP testimony to House on health IT.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 30, 2008 LeRoy Jones, program director for the Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP), testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health. The testimony detailed initiatives funded by the U.S. HHS to accelerate electronic medical record interoperability efforts. Also discussed was progress being made by the Statewide Health Information Network of New York (SHIN-NY) and the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN).
ANSI details standards used for truck safety technology.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 30, 2008 A virtual reality technology allowing researchers to study trucker fatigue is being developed using standards such as INCITS/ISO/IEC 14478-1-1998, which supports virtual reality environments. Another standard being used to help develop the technology is INCITS/ISO/IEC 14478-4-1998, which describes the construction of, presentation of, and the interaction with multimedia information. The standards were developed by INCITS, ANSI Technical Advisory Group administrator for JTC 1 SC 24.
Workers call on Congress to extend R&D Tax Credit.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 30, 2008 More than 2,000 employees from U.S. research-dependent companies of all sizes urged U.S. Congress to renew and extend Research and Development Tax Credit, which expired on December 31, 2007. Tax credit has spurred billions of dollars in innovation-producing American investments and jobs since it was created more than 25 years ago. Thirty-nine states and 74 companies are represented in letter to Congress.
NAMA Sectorals are essential for balanced outcome.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 30, 2008 According to NAM's VP for International Economic Affairs, Frank Vargo, NAM has agreed that terms of Lamy paper were sufficient basis on which to move ahead with Non-Agricultural Market Access negotiations, but only if Brazil, China, and India agree to join on Annex Z indicating their willingness to participate in negotiating sectoral agreements. Without their participation in Annex Z, NAM sees little point in moving ahead because balance would not be possible.
Housing Bill Provision will enhance biotech innovation.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 30, 2008 Passed by U.S. House of Representatives by vote of 272 to 152, provision included in Housing Bill will provide companies limited investment incentive by allowing them to utilize accumulated AMT or R&D credits in lieu of bonus depreciation to which they would otherwise by entitled. Many biotech companies whose products have not yet made their way to market will be in stronger position to carry out clinical trials and product development because of this provision.
ASHRAE publishes guidance on commissioning process.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
July 30, 2008 With more than 100 pages of annexes, ASHRAE Guideline 1.1 describes technical requirements for application of commissioning process described in ASHRAE Guideline 0-2005 and provides examples of forms and documents to assist commissioning team and owners in their efforts to deliver buildings that meet owner's project requirements. Twenty-five sample checklists, covering pre-design, design, and construction, are included along with sample owner's project requirements verification test procedure.
IPC releases PCB industry results for June 2008.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 30, 2008 According to North American PCB Statistical Program, Rigid PCB shipments are up 2.9% and bookings are down 4.5% in June 2008 from June 2007. Flexible circuit shipments in June 2008 are up 8.9% and bookings are up 12.2% compared to June 2007. For rigid PCBs and flexible circuits combined, industry shipments in June 2008 increased 3.3% from June 2007 and orders booked decreased 3.4% from June 2007. Combined book-to-bill ratio in June 2008 declined to 0.95.
Students to compete for welding honors.
Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.    Rockford, IL 61107
July 30, 2008 Among highlights of 2008 FABTECH® International and AWS Welding Show, Oct. 6-8 in Las Vegas, AWS Skills Competition Weld-Off will test students' welding skills. Competition requires welders to complete standard test weldments on plate and pipe, sheet metal projects in aluminum and stainless steel, and a pressure vessel. Welds will be judged by AWS Certified Welding Inspectors for soundness and appearance. Written skills and welding code interpretation will also be considered.
TRFA Annual Meeting to have keynote on composite materials.
Thermoset Resin Formulators Association (TRFA)    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
July 30, 2008 The TRFA 2008 Annual Meeting will include a keynote presentation, Advances in Composite Material Technologies for Commercial Aircraft at Boeing, by Alan G. Miller, Ph.D. The technical overview of the composites used in the 787 aircraft will take place on September 15. Planned for September 14-16 in Chicago, IL, the meeting will also feature the presentation of 15 technical papers, a Regulatory Affairs Update, a Table Top Showcase, and the Annual Business Meeting.
AASHTO Report addresses repair of America's bridges.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
July 30, 2008 According to "Bridging the Gap: Restoring and Rebuilding the Nation's Bridges" report, bridges are built to last 50 years and average bridge in U.S. is 43. Many of nation's large-scale bridges have become chokepoints on country's freeway system and drain on nation's economy. Costs of steel, asphalt, concrete, and earthwork have risen by 50% in past 5 years, forcing delays of bridge improvements. According to data from FHA, cost to repair or modernize country's bridges is $140 billion.
AEM announces CONEXPO Asia 2009 dates and location.
Association of Equipment Manufacturers    Milwaukee, WI 53202-4879
July 30, 2008 Scheduled for Nov 16-19, 2009 at Chinese Import and Export Fair - Pazhou Complex in Guangzhou, China, CONEXPO Asia will include exhibits of latest construction technologies, equipment, products, and services from Chinese and non-Chinese exhibitors. Event will also feature working equipment demonstrations, extensive industry-focused education sessions, and co-located industry meetings and events.
AIA announces change of GigE Vision(TM) committee vice-chair.
Automated Imaging Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48106
July 30, 2008 Vincent Rowley, Product Engineer, has replaced Francois Gobeil, Senior Software Engineer, both of Pleora Technologies, as Vice-Chair for GigE Vision(TM) Committee. AIA also recently held PlugFest and GigE Vision(TM) committee meeting during The Vision Show in Boston, MA, to keep standard progressing. It is industry's goal to ensure that all GigE Vision(TM) components have been tested and certified to communicate seamlessly with each other not only now, but also down the road.
Registration now open for 1st MCA Business Conference.
Motion Control Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
July 30, 2008 Scheduled for Nov 5-6 at Portofino Bay Hotel in Orlando, Florida, Motion Control Association Business Conference will include insightful talks on motion control market, economic outlook, impact of 2008 U.S. Presidential Election, and standards development that impact motion control companies. Event will be co-located with Robotics Industry Forum sponsored by Robotic Industries Association.
NAM Economist says exports/investments increased in June.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 30, 2008 David Huether, Chief Economist of the NAM, said exports and business investments, "may be picking up some momentum," following a report by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The report shows that new orders for manufactured durable goods increased by 0.8% in June, a quarter of which was caused by a 1.8% jump in orders for motor vehicles and parts. Other orders increased by 0.6%, while machinery and electrical equipment orders rose by 3%, accounting for 70% of the rise in orders.
ITC finds industrial biotechnology is key to competitiveness.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 30, 2008 BIO applauded findings of U.S. International Trade Commission fact-finding report, "Industrial Biotechnology: Development and Adoption by the U.S. Chemical and Biofuel Industries." Report finds R&D expenditures in biofuels increased 400% from 2004 to 2007, and R&D expenditures for biobased chemicals were much larger than for biofuels, reaching $3.4 billion. Industrial biotechnology can benefit U.S. economy by allowing substitution of liquid biofuels for conventional liquid fuels.

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