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 2481 - 2500)   << 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 ...

ISPE Announces 2012 Award Winners at annual global meeting.
ISPE    Tampa, FL 33609
December 13, 2012 Recognizing contributions to ISPE and pharmaceutical industry, Nancy S. Berg, President and CEO bestowed honors upon 2012 award winners on behalf of ISPE Board of Directors. Award winners included: Charles P. Hoiberg of Pfizer; Joanne Barrick of Eli Lilly Company; Gert Moelgaard of NNE Pharmaplan; CGMP Conference Planning Committee and Young Professionals Committee; CRB Consulting Engineers, Inc.; Alex Brindle, Steven Davy, PhD, David Tiffany, and Chris Watts; and Japan Affiliate.
IEEC praises legislation's focus on industrial efficiency.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
December 13, 2012 Industrial Energy Efficiency Coalition praised House passage of H.R. 6582, the American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act. Bill directs Department of Energy to establish collaborative research and development partnerships with other programs to support use of innovative manufacturing processes and to support applied research for development, demonstration, and commercialization of new technologies and processes to improve industrial efficiency.
Fieldbus Foundation 2013 General Assembly will be held in China.
Fieldbus Foundation    Austin, TX 78731
December 13, 2012 Fieldbus Foundation's 2013 General Assembly will be held March 12–15 in Shanghai, China. Open to Fieldbus Foundation members and non-members, event will be attended by FOUNDATION™ fieldbus suppliers, end users, and industry participants from around the world. Conference on March 14 will feature program focused on automation end users and provide overview of Fieldbus Foundation developments across globe. Fieldbus experts will expound upon latest initiatives in FOUNDATION technology.
ANSI EESCC seeks participants.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
December 13, 2012 ANSI has launched Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative, which will assess energy efficiency landscape and develop standardization roadmap and compendium, identifying gaps in existing standards, codes, and conformance programs, and working to adopt and implement new standards, codes, and conformance activities that will advance energy efficiency. ANSI encourages experts on energy efficiency-related issues and members of the greater standardization community to join EESCC.
SME announces call for speakers for 2013 RAPID event.
SME    Dearborn, MI 48121
December 13, 2012 SME announced its call for presentation abstracts for the RAPID Additive Manufacturing Solutions Conference and Exposition to be held June 10-13, 2013. Speakers are invited to present latest trends, advanced applications, and case studies in subject areas such as 3D imaging/printing, additive layer technologies, concept modeling, direct digital manufacturing, forensic anthropology, mold making, and reverse engineering. Deadline to submit abstracts is December 17, 2012.
Construction Industry loses 20,000 jobs in November.
Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.    East Syracuse, NY 13057
December 13, 2012 According to employment report by U.S. Department of Labor, national construction industry unemployment rate was 12.2% in November, up from 11.4% the previous month. Nonresidential building construction sector lost 4,300 jobs, while residential building construction sector lost 6,800 jobs, and nonresidential specialty trade contractors lost 7,400 jobs. In contrast, residential specialty trade contractors added 3,200 jobs in November and have added 20,700 jobs compared to same time last year.
Portland, Oregon Flights to be cleaner and greener.
Federal Aviation Administration    Washington, DC 20591
December 13, 2012 According to FAA, pilots will start using NextGen technology and procedures that will enable aircraft to fly more efficient, environmentally friendly flights into Portland International Airport beginning next year. NextGen program uses RNAV approach procedures, which enable aircraft to fly safely on any desired flight path within coverage of ground- or space-based navigation aids. Aircraft approaching Portland can now power back sooner, saving fuel, making less noise, and emitting fewer pollutants.
Fieldbus Foundation Announces latest specification updates.
Fieldbus Foundation    Austin, TX 78731
December 13, 2012 Updates to open, non-proprietary FOUNDATION™ fieldbus specifications help automate device replacement and enable backwards compatibility among different revisions of FOUNDATION devices used in plant automation systems. Specific updates include revised series of function block and transducer block profiles as well as requirements for H1 (31.25 kbit/s) device replacement that are part of Fieldbus Foundation's device registration process.
NTSB recommends ignition interlocks for DWI offenders.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
December 13, 2012 In its study on wrong-way driving crashes, NTSB cited alcohol-impaired driving as the leading cause of these collisions and recommended that all first-offender alcohol-impaired drivers be required to have ignition interlocks installed on their vehicles. NTSB also endorsed continued development of a passive alcohol-detection technology, which would prevent alcohol-impaired individuals from operating vehicles by detecting alcohol in driver’s system through breath- and touch-based sensors.
ASTM requests abstracts for fatigue and fracture symposium.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 12, 2012 Abstracts are invited for Thirteenth International ASTM/ESIS Symposium on Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics, sponsored by ASTM International Committee E08 on Fatigue and Fracture and European Structural Integrity Society. Areas of particular interest include: residual stress effects on fatigue and fracture models and experiments; probabilistic methods for fatigue and fracture prediction; verification and validation of fatigue and fracture models;  and improvements in predicting usable fatigue life.
ASTM aims to enhance safety for general aviation aircraft.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 12, 2012 ASTM announces formation of Committee F44 on General Aviation Aircraft, bringing together global stakeholders to work on a standards roadmap that will help transform the way smaller aircraft are manufactured and certified around the world. Formed in support of FAA's Part 23 ARC, Committee F44 will develop standards that address complexity and performance of general aviation aircraft, including design and construction, systems and performance, quality acceptance tests, and safety monitoring.
NEMA publishes standard for uninsulated conductors.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
December 12, 2012 NEMA published ANSI/NEMA WC 67-2012 Standard for Uninsulated Conductors Used in Electrical and Electronic Applications, which covers variety of conductor types, including single end and stranded, coated/uncoated copper, coated copper alloy, coated copper-clad steel, aluminum, and thermocouple extension conductors. These conductors are used primarily in insulated wires for aerospace, electrical, electronic, and other high performance applications.  
EPA and DOE Fuel Economy Guide examines 2013 models.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
December 12, 2012 U.S. EPA and Department of Energy (DOE) are releasing 2013 Fuel Economy Guide, providing consumers with clear, understandable information to help choose most fuel-efficient and low-greenhouse gas-emitting vehicles that meet their needs. While 2013 models include efficient and low-emission vehicles in various classes and sizes, this year is notable for growing availability of hybrids and increasing number of electric vehicles. Guide provides estimated annual fuel cost for each vehicle.
2012 Environmental Justice Small Grants announced by EPA.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
December 12, 2012 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $1.2 million in competitive grants for 50 non-profit and tribal organizations working to address environmental justice issues nationwide. Grants foster research, education, and development of solutions to local health and environmental issues in low-income communities burdened by harmful pollution. According to Lisa Garcia, these grants will be given to organizations in 26 states and Puerto Rico.
Annual Reports and Procedural Compliance Forms are due Jan 31.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
December 12, 2012 ANSI and its Procedures and Standards Administration department wish to remind all ANSI-Accredited U.S. Technical Advisory Group administrators to ISO that Procedural Compliance Form issued via email and 2012 TAG Annual Reports must be submitted no later than January 31, 2013, to ANSI PSA department. Failure to submit these required documents by deadline may jeopardize organization’s status as an ANSI-Accredited U.S. TAG and TAG Administrator.
IEC General Secretary addresses ANSI Board of Directors.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
December 12, 2012 On December 6 of 2012, Frans Vreeswijk, general secretary and CEO of IEC, noted increasing importance of standardization and conformity assessment in global marketplace. He also pointed out how standards still fail to appear on CEOs' radars. "Standards are a strategic instrument in competing for markets," he explained, "but leaders who do not have a technical background often fail to see how very critical standards and conformance are to their bottom line."
Equipment Finance Sector to surpass $740 billion in 2013.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
December 12, 2012 According to U.S. Equipment Finance Market Study 2012–2013, U.S. businesses and government agencies will finance over $742 billion in equipment acquisitions in 2013. Study indicates equipment finance sector emerged from Great Recession with finance volumes at all-time high, resulting from equipment investment growth and interest rate environment. Volumes are expected to expand moderately over next 12–18 months as investment growth is constrained by domestic/international uncertainties.
NREL teams with Berkeley Lab to analyze solar pricing trends.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)    Golden, CO 80401
December 11, 2012 According to report titled, "Photovoltaic Pricing Trends: Historical, Recent, and Near-Term Projections," system prices in U.S. have been falling rapidly during past decade, and are likely to continue downward trend through 2012 and into 2013. Second report, "Benchmarking Non-Hardware Balance of System Costs for U.S. Photovoltaic Systems Using a Data-Driven Analysis from PV Installer Survey Results," shows total soft costs constituted 40-50% of residential and commercial PV prices in 2010.
NASA, GA-ASI Agreement expands unmanned aircraft capabilities.
NASA    Moffett Field, CA 94035
December 10, 2012 NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) partnered to allow development and flight testing of command and control satellite link capabilities on Predator B unmanned aircraft system. Parties will upgrade command and control system of NASA's MQ-9 Predator B (Ikhana) to enable aircraft operations in more remote geographical regions. Subsequent activity will let NASA and GA-ASI reach mutual goal of demonstrating advanced capability.
ASTM Pipe Committee approves practice for precast box sections.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 10, 2012 ASTM C1675, Practice for Installation of Precast Reinforced Concrete Monolithic Box Sections for Culverts, Storm Drains and Sewers, covers initial excavation procedures, foundation specifications, construction of a leveling course, placement and joining of box sections, and proper use of sidefill and overfill around structure. Other sections of standard describe sheathing removal and trench shield advancement, precast concrete appurtenances, and adequate protection from construction loads.

Showing 2481 - 2500
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 ...
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