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Pension Fix benefits both manufacturers and workers.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 13, 2012 In her statement following announcement of highway transportation conference agreement (H.R. 4348), NAM Vice President for Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman said that flaws in pension funding formula need to be corrected in order to provide predictable financial obligation for employers year to year. By doing so, according to Coleman, manufacturers can continue on as "leaders in providing generous retirement benefits to their employees."
ACerS-NIST Database adds approximately 1,400 new diagrams.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
July 13, 2012 Under new agreement with its partner, American Ceramic Society, NIST is offering single-user licenses to ACerS-NIST Phase Equilibria Diagrams database for $950, down from $2,995. Developed from masses of data and models, diagrams tell engineer what compounds and crystal structures will result from mixing set of starting materials in given ratios at given temperature. Version 3.4 has approximately 24,800 diagrams, including 892 entries with approximately 1,400 new diagrams.
NIST updates guidelines for mobile device security.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
July 13, 2012 NIST has released proposed update to guidelines for securing devices such as smart phones and tablets that are used by federal government. Revised guidelines recommend using software technology that centralizes device management at organization level to secure both agency-issued and personally owned devices that are used for government business. Guidelines also offer recommendations for selecting, implementing, and using centralized management technologies.
Hydraulic Institute updates submersible pump standard.
Hydraulic Institute    Parsippany, NJ 07054
July 13, 2012 ANSI/HI 11.6 - 2012 Rotodynamic Submersible Pumps for Hydraulic Performance, Hydrostatic Pressure, Mechanical, and Electrical Acceptance Tests applies to customer acceptance testing of submersible pumps driven by induction motors, unless otherwise agreed or specified. Standard provides uniform procedures for performance, hydrostatic, net positive suction head required, submersible motor integrity, and vibration testing of submersible pumps; and data recording and reporting of test results.
NEMA publishes standard for motors and generators.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
July 13, 2012 Approved by ANSI, ANSI/NEMA MG 1-2011 Motors and Generators conveys practical information concerning performance, safety, test, construction, and manufacture of AC and DC motors and generators. Standard also assists users in proper selection and application of motor and generators. Copy of standard may be purchased in hard or electronic format.
IPC Midwest set to open with big news in nanotechnology.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 13, 2012 Bringing big news of nanotechnology to light, Alan Rae, Ph.D., CEO of NanoMaterials Innovation Center, will be Opening Session speaker at IPC Midwest Conference and Exhibition on August 22, 2012. In his presentation "Nanotechnology and Electronics Assembly," Dr. Rae will outline current and potential applications in areas important to IPC members - primarily on assembly of electronics and energy products using both novel printing processes and also in very conventional technology.
ICAO Committee establishes metric for aviation emissions.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
July 13, 2012 Metric established by ICAO Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP) will form basis of ICAO CO2 standard, setting way for CAEP to complete work on standard to reduce aviation fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Based on fuel used per unit distance at 3 different cruise conditions, metric system defines how aircraft CO2 emissions can be evaluated in way that is relevant to its operation. Metric also accounts for fuselage geometry and maximum take-off weight.
Robert J. Kudder honored with Award of Merit.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 13, 2012 ASTM International Committee E06 on Performance of Buildings presented Award of Merit and title of fellow to Robert J. Kudder, Ph.D., senior consultant at Raths, Raths, and Johnson Inc. in Willowbrook, IL. Member of ASTM International member and Committee E06 since 1984, Kudder served one term as E06 membership secretary from 2000-2005 and received E06 Award of Appreciation in 2007. He was also primary author of ASTM E2128, Standard Guide for Evaluating Water Leakage of Building Walls.
Auto Composites Pioneer wins 2012 lifetime achievement award.
Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc    Newtown, CT 06470
July 12, 2012 Named 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award winner by SPEŽ's Automotive Division, Gary Lownsdale will be honored for his role leading automotive plastics and composites innovations at 42nd-annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala. Lownsdale's career-long interests have resulted in significant contributions to field. Before retiring, Lownsdale says his last major challenge and R/D focus will be increasing production speeds and reducing costs so carbon composites can be used throughout automobile.
IPC to hold inaugural Test and Inspection Online Symposium.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 12, 2012 Scheduled for July 24, 2012, "IPC Test and Inspection Online Symposium: Technology Review and Case Studies to Improve Processes, Yields and Costs!" will provide test and inspection engineers with forum to learn solutions to issues that plague test processes, without having to leave the office. Symposium will cover test and inspection issues about X-ray inspection, silver corrosion failures, environmental stress screening, and more. Each session will be followed by Q/A session with speaker.
NAM Comments on Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act ruling.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 12, 2012 NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons called Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act ruling "a dramatic moment in our nation's history" but added that work remains to be done in order to reduce rising health care costs. Citing 97% of manufacturers that offer "generous health benefits," Timmons called escalating health care costs biggest obstacle in continuing such practices. Cited alternatives included legal liability reform, purchasing insurance across state lines, and preventive medicine focus.
Manufacturing Optimism declines due to increased uncertainty.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 12, 2012 According to NAM/IndustryWeek Survey of Manufacturers, manufacturing has been slowing over past few months. For second quarter in a row, majority of respondents identified unfavorable business climate as their primary challenge, up from 62.2% to 64%. Survey results showed that 46.4% of respondents identified rising energy and raw material costs as a top challenge. Number of respondents who are somewhat or very positive about their company's outlook dropped from 88% to 83%.
FABTECH 2012 will take place in Las Vegas from November 12-14.
SME    Dearborn, MI 48121
July 12, 2012 Offering opportunity to source products and services for metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing, FABTECH 2012 will host more than 1,100 manufacturers and 25,000 attendees. Over 400,000 ft˛ of net floor space will be dedicated to live equipment demonstrations, allowing visitors to see, touch, and compare products side-by-side. Simultaneously, FABTECH educational conference will offer expert speakers and insights into manufacturing topics.
Clean Cookstoves Guidelines could help save lives.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 12, 2012 ISO International Workshop Agreement IWA 11:2012, Guidelines for evaluating cookstove performance, is backed by international consensus and takes first step towards defining criteria for clean, efficient, and safe cookstoves. In addition to fostering common understanding of how to define and verify clean stoves and fuels among all affected countries and stakeholders, document encourages innovation to find better cooking solutions as well as foster their adoption.
NIST Co-Sponsored Manufacturing Day to focus on jobs and growth.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 12, 2012 To be held October 5, 2012, Manufacturing Day will highlight importance of manufacturing to economy and availability of high-skill jobs in related fields. Event is initiative of Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), part of NIST and FMA. Founders invite companies and organizations to hold open houses, public tours, and career workshops at their facilities. Also, manufacturers will be introduced to business improvement resources and services available via MEP centers nationwide.
Peter Lane wins Award of Merit for oil spill response work.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 12, 2012 Peter Lane received ASTM International Award of Merit and title of fellow from Committee F20 on Hazardous Substances and Oil Spill Response. ASTM International member since 1979, Lane is serving his third term as chairman of Committee F20 and acts as secretary of Subcommittee F20.11 on Control and Chair of F20.94 on Long Range Planning and Coordination. Lane played key role in development of several F20 standards related to oil spill containment booms.
ASTM honors John R. Mario with Award of Merit.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 12, 2012 John R. Mario, forensic scientist IV, drug chemistry section, at Suffolk County Crime Laboratory in Hauppauge, NY, has received ASTM International Award of Merit and title of fellow from Committee E30 on Forensic Sciences. Mario is chairman of Subcommittee E30.92 on Terminology and has been ASTM Committee E30 representative to Scientific Working Group for the Analysis of Seized Drugs since 1998. A member of ASTM since 1996, he received Committee E30 Distinguished Service Award in 2001.
Halogen A-Line Lamp Index shows accelerated growth.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
July 12, 2012 NEMA's shipment index for halogen A-line lamps shows acceleration in growth during Q1 2012, improving 110% on year over year (y/y) basis. This increase was preceded by gains of 90% and 98% during Q3 and Q4 2011, respectively. Conversely, respective Q1 2012 declines for incandescent lamps and CFLs were measured at 0.3% and 1% y/y. Halogen A-line lamps garnered 2.8% share, double same period from last year, while incandescent lamps and CFLs respectively registered shares of 76.3% and 20.9%.
May Manufacturing Technology Orders are up 12.1%.
AMT - The Association For Mfg. Technology    McLean, VA 22102
July 12, 2012 According to AMT, May U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $473.92 million. This total, reported by companies participating in USMTO program, was up 14.5% from April and 19.0% when compared to $398.10 million reported for May 2011. With year-to-date total of $2,235.37 million, 2012 is up 12.1% compared with 2011. "While the latest PMI saw a slight dip, overall indications are that manufacturing will continue to lead the way in the general economy," stated AMT President Douglas K. Woods.
Smart Grid Products can curb electrical grid reliability issues.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
July 12, 2012 In light of the most recent grid reliability failures from the June 29 storm in the Washington, D.C. region, it is important that local and national governments address this issue. Products are currently available to increase grid reliability and expedite power restoration. These Smart Grid products can and should be put into play now. On Thursday, July 12, electrical equipment manufacturing industry CEOs will be available for interview at the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington D.C.

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