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PT Distributor Report examines performance trends.
Power Transmission Distributors Association    Chicago, IL 60606-4703
July 11, 2011 Compiled from data provided by participating PTDA distributor member companies, 2011 Power Transmission (PT) Distributor Performance Report examines distributor performance trends in several categories: ROI, income statement, and balance sheet line items. Report also examines financial ratios, asset productivity ratios, growth and cash sufficiency ratios, as well as employee productivity ratios. Report is designed for benchmarking company performance against that of industry.
BSA Brief addresses smart bearing technology.
Bearing Specialists Association    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
July 11, 2011 The first in a series of Bearing Briefs of the Month, "Smart Bearing Technology" addresses technologies that integrate bearings and sensors to monitor speed, direction, temperature, vibration, load, levels of debris, and other factors. Proper bearing analysis is key to keeping equipment running efficiently, reliably, consistently, and cost effectively. Preventing bearing damage can enhance productivity, ensure peak performance, and ultimately affect the bottom line.
NAM President's Statement highlights need for pro-growth policies.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 11, 2011 NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued statement on rising unemployment rate, which increased to 9.2%. According to Timmons, imposing tax increases on job producers, as some in Washington are suggesting, will set back the economy, as will additional regulations that drive up the cost of doing business. Rather, we need tax, energy, and regulatory policies that will create certainty for manufacturers so that they can hire, innovate, and compete in the international marketplace.
AIA commends President Obama on Alcoa visit.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
July 8, 2011 President Obama's visit to Alcoa in Davenport, IA highlights the importance of aerospace and high-technology manufacturing to the nation. President acknowledged importance of Alcoa to the industry, ranging from early flights of the Wright Brothers to missions in space and protecting troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. As president said, competitiveness is dependent on the best workers having the best equipment, which requires investment in a world-class education system and cutting-edge innovation.
AIA criticizes President's remarks on business aviation.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
July 8, 2011 According to statement made by AIA President and CEO Marion C. Blakey, AIA is disturbed by President Obama's remarks on business aviation. General aviation plays an important role in the economy and took a substantial hit in the recent recession. AIA feels that disparaging comments from the president regarding business jet users are not conducive to promoting jobs, investment, and economic growth.
AASHTO recognizes 55th anniversary of federal interstate system.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
July 8, 2011 According to statement made by John Horsley, director of AASHTO, the national transportation system is the engine driving the national economy, delivering jobs and assuring just in time delivery of goods. AASHTO's member state DOTs are creating strategies for operating existing system more efficiently, supporting greater transportation choices, and adding capacity where it is most needed. But states and local communities need help of Congress in form of new surface transportation authorization.
Revised EU RoHS Directive published.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 8, 2011 Revised EU Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive has been published and is expected to go into effect on July 21, 2011. Revised RoHS Directive now applies to all electrical and electronic equipment, not just a few select categories. Due to IPC's aggressive lobbying efforts, revision does not restrict any additional substances. Four substances, however, are identified for priority assessment in a nonbinding recital: HBCDD, DEHP, BBP, and DBP.
FAA and NATCA Reach Agreement on fatigue recommendations.
Federal Aviation Administration    Washington, DC 20591
July 8, 2011 FAA and National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) announced agreement on fatigue recommendations developed by joint working group established under 2009 collective bargaining agreement. Specifically, agreement reinforces prohibition of sleeping on duty for air traffic controllers (ATCs); ensures breaks for ATCs on midnight shift, during which they are expected to be available for recall; and requires ATCs must report for work well-rested and mentally alert.
Majority of Voters want government to support biotechnology.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 8, 2011 National survey of 800 American voters by BIO found 53% of voters believe federal government should support biotechnology industry through tax policies or direct funding. According to BIO CEO Jim Greenwood, "These numbers are a testament to the life-saving scientific research being conducted by biotechnology industry." He added, "It is reassuring to know that our hard work lines up shoulder-to-shoulder with the priorities of the American people."
High-Temperature Superconducting Cable wins R/D 100 Award.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
July 8, 2011 A method developed by researchers at NIST and the University of Colorado at Boulder for making thin, flexible, high-temperature superconducting cables has won 2011 R&D 100 Award from R&D Magazine. In center of cable are copper wires bundled with nylon and plastic insulation. Outer rings are a series of superconducting tapes wrapped in spirals around copper. Designed to operate at -353F, cable has diameter of less than 1 cm and is able to carry 2,800 A of current.
Study Examines technology transfer from government labs to industry.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
July 8, 2011 "Technology Transfer and Commercialization Landscape of the Federal Laboratories" describes barriers and strategies for transfer of technology developed in federal laboratories to industry for commercialization. This independent study found that distinctive missions of federal laboratories, management strategies and resources, statutory requirements, and incentives for researchers were key factors determining agency's particular approach to commercialization of federal laboratory results.
FAA celebrates 75th anniversary of air traffic control.
Federal Aviation Administration    Washington, DC 20591
July 8, 2011 Since its inception in 1936 with 15 workers operating in 3 control centers, agency has become a world leader, developing new technology to speed up flights, save fuel, and improve safety. System now includes 131 federal stand-alone traffic control towers, 132 towers for terminal area approach control, 29 stand-alone terminal radar approach controls, and 21 en route traffic control centers. Number of controllers has grown to more than 15,000, a workforce that handles about 50,000 flights a day.
Hand Soldering Competition will determine "Best in the Midwest..".
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 7, 2011 Pitting competitors against each other to build functional electronics assembly within 30 min time limit, first annual IPC Midwest Hand Soldering Competition will be held September 21-22, 2011 in Schaumburg, IL. IPC Master Instructors will judge assemblies on soldering in accordance with IPC-J-STD-001, speed at which resulting assembly is produced, and overall electrical functionality of assembly itself. Cash prizes will be provided for winner and two runners up.
ASTM Aviation Fuel Standard specifies bioderived components.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 7, 2011 Through new provisions included in ASTM D7566-11 standard, up to 50% bioderived synthetic blending components can be added to conventional commercial and military jet (or gas turbine) fuel. These renewable fuel components, called hydroprocessed esters and fatty acids, are identical to hydrocarbons found in jet fuel, but come from vegetable oil-containing feedstocks, such as algae, camelina or jatropha, or from animal fats called tallow.
NESCC to convene July 28.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 7, 2011 In an effort to facilitate growth and development of U.S. nuclear industry, Nuclear Energy Standards Coordination Collaborative is advancing standards coordination work in this area. A joint initiative of ANSI and NIST, the NESCC works to identify the standards needed for design, operation, development, licensing, and deployment of nuclear power plants and other nuclear technologies. Attendance is open to all stakeholders and free of charge, but advance registration is required by July 22.
DoC reopens comment period for regulatory cooperation activities.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 7, 2011 U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration has reopened public comment period seeking input on regulatory cooperation activities between U.S. and European Union. Goal is to reduce or eliminate unnecessary divergences in regulatory measures that may impede trade in goods in the transatlantic marketplace, and to identify existing or emerging sectors that may benefit from transatlantic regulatory cooperation. Comment period is open through August 8, 2011.
EPA proposes safeguards for hazardous waste recycling.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
July 7, 2011 Open for public comment, U.S. EPA's proposal modifies 2008 Definition of Solid Waste rule, which revised hazardous waste regulations to encourage recycling of hazardous materials. It will improve accountability and oversight of hazardous material recycling, while allowing for important flexibilities that will promote its economic and environmental benefits. Proposed rule will also create level playing field by requiring all forms of hazardous waste recycling to meet requirements.
USMTC Report changes its name to USMTO.
AMT - The Association For Mfg. Technology    McLean, VA 22102
July 7, 2011 To more accurately reflect its content, U.S. Manufacturing Technology Consumption report is being renamed the U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report. It will continue to be compiled from the same data, though change was made to clarify what report tracks - manufacturing technology orders rather than manufacturing technology shipments. USMTO provides the most current insight into business conditions and accurately reflects actual activity of manufacturers and distributors.
BIO International Convention closes with record numbers.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 7, 2011 Held in Washington, DC, 2011 BIO International Convention wrapped up with record number of partnering meetings, increased international attendance and participation, as well as pertinent panel sessions. Event drew 15,626 industry leaders from 48 states and 65 countries as well as 11 U.S. Governors and 100+ international public officials. BIO Business Forum hosted 21,183 partnering meetings between 2,410 companies and featured 157 company presentations.
Oil Independence Act can help biofuel producers.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 7, 2011 "Oil Independence for a Stronger America Act" can help advanced biofuel producers secure financing for construction of projects. BIO thanked Senators Jeff Merkley, Tom Carper, and Michael Bennet for introducing legislation that would make algae and other second-generation biofuels eligible for the cellulosic biofuels production tax credit and create an optional investment tax credit. Eligibility for new technologies will help industry make measurable impact on nation's energy security.

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