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 2121 - 2140)   << 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 ...

Industry Leaders set to gather for NFPA Annual Conference.
National Fluid Power Association    Milwaukee, WI 53222-3219
March 1, 2013 On March 6-8, industry leaders from across fluid power supply chain will meet for NFPA 2013 Annual Conference, which is regarded as one of the best opportunities for decision-makers to come together for education and networking. With theme of "Succeeding in an Increasingly Competitive Environment," members will hear from expert speakers on effective leadership, employee retention and empowerment, and productive channel partnerships, as well as macroeconomic factors that will affect business.
Committee approves last standard in military sampling series.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
March 1, 2013 ASTM International Committee E11 on Quality and Statistics has approved the last in a series of ASTM standards that preserve military sampling standards that were originally under jurisdiction of U.S. DOD. ASTM E2910, Guide for Preferred Methods for Acceptance of Product, preserves MIL-STD-1916 in its original form. Purpose of standard is to encourage producers supplying goods and services to submit efficient and effective process control procedures in place of prescribed sampling requirements.
ASTM Symposium looks at fatigue and fracture testing/analysis.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
March 1, 2013 Sixth symposium on Applications of Automation Technology in Fatigue and Fracture Testing and Analysis will take place May 22, 2013 in Indianapolis, IN. This international forum for knowledge exchange will explore software and hardware developments in automated materials testing systems and methods; service loads monitoring and analysis as well as service spectrum generation and simulation; variable amplitude spectrum load testing methods, test control and techniques; and more.
NEMA/IEEC Testimony supports industrial energy efficiency.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
March 1, 2013 At hearing entitled "American Energy Security and Innovation: An Assessment of Private-Sector Successes and Opportunities in Energy Efficient Technologies," the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power heard about successes and challenges in making industrial sector more energy efficient. Testifying on behalf of NEMA/IEEC, Kevin Kosisko, VP of ABB North America, explained need for further education on available technologies, their ROI, and access to funding/financing.
Peter Chiang joins IPC as new vice president of IPC China.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
March 1, 2013 Within his role of vice president of IPC China, Peter Chiang will work in conjunction with IPC China President Phil Carmichael to lead the organization’s China operations and staff. As chief representative for Taiwan, he will also be responsible for providing standards development activity support, raising awareness of IPC and its programs, making company visits, and establishing relationships with prospective distributors in the region.
LIA Will be at Booth 1638 for AORN 2013.
Laser Institute of America (LIA)    Orlando, FL 32826
March 1, 2013 Laser Institute of America (LIA), professional society for laser applications and safety, will be at Booth 1638 at AORN 2013 (March 2–7 in San Diego, CA). LIA Team will be available in exhibit hall with copies of revised ANSI Z136.3 Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care standard and will also be offering discounted registration opportunities for Medical Laser Safety Officer Training – Online. Visitors can also check out LIA's interactive training tool for medical laser users, Focal Points.
MCA Announces Members of 2013 Board of Directors.
Motion Control Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
March 1, 2013 Motion Control Association (MCA) announced its 2013 Board of Directors on February 21 during MCA Business Conference in Orlando, FL. John Hegel was named Chairman of the Board, and Bill Steury will serve as Vice-Chairman of MCA. Hegel, Steury, and Allai are joined on board by director Ray Butler, Vice President and General Manager, Kollmorgen. Other 2013 MCA Board members include Kyle Ahlfinger, Matt French, Dan Jones, Kevin McNicholas, John Payne, Ken Sweet, and Victor Swint.
Construction Materials Prices see increase in January 2013.
Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.    East Syracuse, NY 13057
March 1, 2013 National construction material prices increased 0.7% in January, with year-over-year prices rising 1.3%, while nonresidential construction materials prices were up 0.6% for month and 0.8% during last 12 months. According to ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, this data "indicates that ABC’s prediction of increased volatility in 2013 after a period of unusually stable prices in 2012 is proving to be correct." Basu also predicted continued volatility for materials prices in 2013.
ASC Members Report shows progress on delivering value.
The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc.    Bethesda, MD 20814
March 1, 2013 ASC 2013 Member Value Survey illustrates progress made in delivering value across programs and services. Benchmarked against 2010 survey, 5 of 6 categories show significant growth; networking remains at top despite dropping 3.3%. Other questions addressed effectiveness in providing education programs, disseminating useful information, facilitating/advancing science and technology, offering business development opportunities, and representing industry in government.
IPC honors Lockheed Martin and Intel Corporation.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
February 28, 2013 During luncheon held in conjunction with IPC APEX EXPO®, IPC presented IPC Peter Sarmanian Corporate Recognition Award to Lockheed Martin and IPC Stan Plzak Corporate Recognition Award to Intel Corporation. Both awards honor contributions to the industry and support of IPC through participation in technical and/or management programs. As one of the longest standing IPC members, Lockheed Martin celebrated its 50th anniversary with IPC in 2009, and Intel Corporation has been a member since 1980.
Standards cover 3D closed captioning and water filtration.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
February 28, 2013 An American National Standard from Consumer Electronic Association, CEA 708.1-2012, Digital TV Closed Captioning: 3D Extensions, specifies signaling to allow CEA-708 caption services to be rendered with stereoscopic program content. To ensure filtration process is effective and results in safe drinking water, American Water Works Association released AWWA B101-2012, Precoat Filter Media. Revised ANS covers disposable filter materials used to precoat filters for water supply service applications.
AIA Congratulates Hagel on Secretary of Defense confirmation.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
February 28, 2013 AIA offered congratulations to Secretary of Defense Charles Hagel on being confirmed by U.S. Senate to succeed Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. After calling Hagel a proven American patriot, AIA President and CEO Marion C. Blakey said, “We are confident he understands...that we must always give our brave men and women in uniform the training and equipment they need to prevail." Blakey added aerospace and defense industry looks forward to meeting with and working with Hagel as new secretary.
Paper Describes flexible, flat, and transparent imaging device.
The Optical Society (OSA)    Washington, DC 20036
February 28, 2013 Published in Optical Society's (OSA) open-access journal Optics Express by Austrian research team, "Towards a transparent, flexible, scalable and disposable image sensor using thin-film luminescent concentrators," describes new way of capturing images based on flat, flexible, transparent, and potentially disposable polymer sheet. Main application envisioned for this technology is touch-free, transparent UI's that could seamlessly overlay TV or other display technology.
EPA recognizes 5 facilities with Energy Star CHP Award.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
February 28, 2013 U.S. EPA recognized 5 medical centers and universities with the Energy Star Combined Heat and Power Award for their efforts to reduce emissions that threaten public health while increasing energy reliability and efficiency. CHP, also known as cogeneration, simultaneously produces electricity and useful heat from single energy source, such as natural gas, ensuring the award-winning hospitals and universities can continue to operate in event of power outage.
ASABE Completes Revision of front-mounted PTO standard.
American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
February 28, 2013 ASABE has completed revision to previously adopted ISO standard ISO 8759-1:1998. Revision, ANSI/ASABE AD8759-1:1998 JAN2013, Agricultural wheel tractors – Front-mounted equipment – Part 1: Power take-off and three-point linkage, features standardized Type 1 PTOs with 35 mm dia, 540 rpm, and anti-clockwise rotation as viewed from front of tractor. Other changes include specifying same anti-clockwise rotation for Type 2 and Type 3 PTOs.
ASTM Symposium focuses on extended service engine coolant tests.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
February 28, 2013 To be held in Indianapolis, IN on May 23, Global Testing of Extended Service Engine Coolants and Related Fluids symposium will clarify areas for focus in development of new engine coolant test methods. Event will provide forum for exchange of engine coolant test methods as well as developments in aqueous and anhydrous engine coolant fluid technologies, discussion of application of engine coolant test methods, and review updates needed for ISO 22241 Specifications for Diesel Exhaust Fluid.
ASTM Committee develops standard to aid heap leaching.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
February 28, 2013 ASTM F2987, Specification for Corrugated Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings for Mine Heap Leach Aeration Applications, describes how corrugated polyethylene pipes and fittings can be more effectively used to facilitate aeration process in heap leaching. Corrugated PE pipe and fittings covered by ASTM F2987 are intended for deep underground applications. According to F17 member James Goddard, standard sets quality level that assures pipe manufactured to it will perform as required in design.
ANSI Members Celebrate 62nd annual National Engineers Week.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
February 28, 2013 National Engineers Week 2013, which took place February 17–23, highlighted work by engineers and related organizations/companies to bolster, support, and sustain public safety, health, and general welfare worldwide. Event focused on central role played by engineering in addressing issues presented by modern society as well as rising importance of technology worldwide. Programs and events included Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day 2013 and national finals of Future City Competition.
BIO welcomes EPA final rule on new cellulosic biofuels.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
February 28, 2013 U.S. EPA issued approval for new feedstocks and biofuel processes under Renewable Fuel Standard. First proposed in January 2012, rule clears path for advanced and cellulosic biofuels from camelina and energy cane, as well as renewable gasoline from previously approved biomass sources, to contribute to U.S. energy security and GHG reductions. With approval of energy cane and renewable gasoline, there are now 5 pathways for producing cellulosic biofuels that meet RFS volume requirements.
Study Finds Carbon Tax would hurt manufacturing growth.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
February 28, 2013 Released by NAM and conducted by NERA Economic Consulting, Economic Outcomes of a U.S. Carbon Tax finds that levying carbon tax would impact millions of jobs and result in higher prices for natural gas, electricity, gasoline, and other energy commodities. Report says manufacturing output in energy-intensive sectors could drop by as much as 15.0%. According to NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons, "A carbon tax will severely harm our ability to compete with other nations."

Showing 2121 - 2140
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 ...
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