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Construction Unemployment decreased to 17.8% in April.
Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.    East Syracuse, NY 13057
May 11, 2011 According to May 6 employment report by Labor Department, construction industry added 5,000 jobs in April. Overall numbers indicate that the nation added 244,000 jobs in April, as private sector gained 268,000 jobs and government lost 24,000 jobs. Year-over-year, nation added 1,313,000 jobs. Possible reasons for the "ongoing underperformance," according to ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, include "disciplined lending standards, high vacancy rates, and skittishness among investors."
Blackbody Energy Calculations enable ultimate clock accuracy.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
May 11, 2011 By studying effect of blackbody radiation, team of physicists from U.S. and Russia have developed means for computing, with unprecedented accuracy, a tiny, temperature-dependent source of error in atomic clocks. Although small, correction could represent a major step towards atomic timekeepers' longstanding goal of a clock with a precision equivalent to 1 second of error every 32 billion years.
Welding and Gases Today focuses on automation with PLCs.
Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA)    Dewitt, NY 13214
May 11, 2011 The world of the industrial gas distributor involves significant investment in capital equipment and manpower to fill high-pressure and portable liquid cylinders. Programmable Logic Controllers help distributors increase industrial gas production in several ways. The use of PLC technology to automate cylinder filling is the focus of "The Basics of PLC Technology," an article in the Spring 2011 issue of Welding and Gases Today, written by Bill Jones, national sales manager at CTR Inc.
MHEDA Journal helps professionals manage online reputation.
Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
May 11, 2011 The 2nd Quarter issue of the MHEDA Journal Online features articles focusing on customer service, branding, social media, and managing your online reputation. Article titled "What You Say Online IS Your Reputation," written by Sam Richter, lays out the potential dangers that lurk beneath Web 2.0 and demonstrates how reputations can be ruined. Richter offers advice to live by before posting anything online or sending an email or text.
March Manufacturing Technology Consumption up 57.6%.
AMT - The Association For Mfg. Technology    McLean, VA 22102
May 11, 2011 According to AMTDA and AMT, March U.S. manufacturing technology consumption totaled $511.15 million, up 57.6% from February and up 99.0% when compared with total of $256.88 million reported for March 2010. With a year-to-date total of $1,203.57 million, 2011 is up 118.6% compared with 2010. These numbers and all data in this report are based on the totals of actual data reported by companies participating in the United States Manufacturing Technology Consumption program.
NREL highlights 2010 utility green power leaders.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory    Washington, DC 20024-2157
May 11, 2011 NREL released its annual assessment of leading utility green power programs. Under these voluntary programs, consumers can choose to support additional electricity production from renewable resources such as wind and solar. Ranked by renewable energy sales, Austin Energy sold largest amount of renewable energy in nation through voluntary green power program. Ranked by percentage of customer participation, top utility is City of Palo Alto Utilities, with more than 20% of customers participating.
Congress Urged to Continue Funding for building data survey.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
May 11, 2011 Announcements regarding U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) decision to not release results of 2007 Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey (CBECS) and halt work on 2011 edition of said survey have prompted ASHRAE to request action. In a letter to Congress, ASHRAE urged inclusion of funding for CBECS in Fiscal Year 2012 appropriations bills so that work on 2011 edition of CBECS may continue. Currently, latest version of CBECS data is from 2003.
White Paper covers thermal guidelines for data centers.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
May 11, 2011 Titled "2011 Thermal Guidelines for Data Processing Environments - Expanded Data Center Classes and Usage Guidance," whitepaper provides roadmap to facilitate significant increase in operational hours during which economizer systems can be used. It also aims to increase opportunity for datacenters to become chillerless, eliminating mechanical cooling systems entirely to improve Power Usage Effectiveness. Major change that is introduced in whitepaper is the addition of 2 new datacenter classes.
Robot Safety Awareness Webinar to address changes in standard.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
May 11, 2011 Through its Robot Safety Awareness webinar, which is sponsored by industry leaders such as IPR Robotics, LLC and ABB Inc., RIA will preview new National Robot Safety Standard as well as basic compliance issues. OSHA has referred to ANSI/RIA R15.06-1999 Robot Safety Standard mor more than 10 years, but times and technology change and so has the standard. Webinar will provide chance to hear about specific changes before they go into effect.
Manufacturers say trade agreements will create jobs.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
May 11, 2011 Frank Vargo, NAM Vice President for International Economic Affairs, released statement regarding Obama Administration's letter to Congress on the Colombia free trade agreement. According to Vargo, manufacturing continues to drive nation's recovery, and exports are playing a key role in this economic growth. Pending FTAs with Korea, Panama, and Colombia are critical to reaching President's goal of doubling exports by 2014 and creating manufacturing jobs.
SAE 2011 Conference draws more than 10,000 attendees.
Society Of Automotive Engineers, Inc. (SAE)    Warrendale, PA 15096
May 10, 2011 SAE 2011 International World Congress with theme, Charging Forward Together, included 10,220 attendees from 48 countries, 87% of which were from North America. Three-day event featured 148 exhibiting companies at Innovators Only exhibition. Technical papers were highlighted at Chat with the Experts networking sessions, while 2011 Ride-n-Drive exhibit showcased 25 different vehicles. Keynote address at World Congress Annual Banquet was delivered by Daniel F. Akerson of General Motors.
AIA is improving technology for members.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
May 9, 2011 AIA is upgrading its association management system to better serve its members. Membership database has been replaced with more effective system that offers online registration for all AIA events and ability to update company information, track company activities, and decide which email communications members want to receive. AIA is simultaneously developing AIA Member Connect online community for councils and committees, which will facilitate document control and group collaboration.
Process Expo 2011 releases Spanish-language educational program.
FPSA (Food Processing Suppliers Association)    McLean, VA 22101
May 9, 2011 Seminario de Innovacciones, Spanish-language portion of educational program for PROCESS EXPO 2011, will consist of 8 hr program devoted to attendees from Latin America and/or other Spanish-speaking regions and will take place October 31, 2011. Excited about support from partner associations in Latin America that have signed on to sponsor this program, FPSA President and CEO David Seckman noted that organizations "recognize the need to keep up with technological advances."
Compliance Training available for new robot safety standard.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
May 9, 2011 Coinciding with upcoming changes in R15.06 standard, seminars on Robot Safety Training will be conducted by RIA in Davenport, IA on June 1; Fremont, CA on June 30; Woodbridge (Chicago), IL on July 20; and Tanner, AL on July 27. Content will promote comprehension and knowledge of new requirements. Additionally, Robot Safety Awareness Webinar will be conducted July 19, offering chance to hear about changes directly from RIA before they go into effect.
Vote to Expand Energy Sources sets stage for economic growth.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
May 9, 2011 After House of Representatives passed Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act (H.R. 1230), NAM Senior VP for Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse noted that this "bipartisan support for developing our domestic energy resources in the Outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of Mexico and in Virginia is an important step to encourage manufacturing job growth and competitiveness." Newhouse also encouraged Senate to follow this approach toward energy policy.
EASTEC 2011 to feature more than 150 new product introductions.
SME    Dearborn, MI 48121
May 9, 2011 According to report in IndustryWeek, 89% of manufacturers surveyed expect positive revenue growth for remainder of 2011. Growth, new products, and technologies are also the focus of the 11,000 manufacturers expected to attend EASTEC 2011. During event, scheduled for May 17-19, Citizen Machinery America Inc. will showcase Citizen L20 X multi-axis Swiss Style Lathe and Miyano BNA42-DHY multi-axis turning center, and Mastercam will launch Mastercam Swiss Expert CAM software.
Manufacturing Jobs Show Gains despite 9% unemployment.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
May 9, 2011 According to NAM Chief Economist Chad Moutray, Bureau of Labor Statistics' report on US unemployment is positive news for manufacturing. Report shows recovery continues to move in appropriate direction regarding employment, with 250,000 net new jobs created since December 2009. "However," tempered Moutray, "we are not seeing as large of employment gains as we would hope to at this point in the recovery." He attributes this mainly to uncertainties such as energy prices and regulation.
Potomac Photonics to host LIA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting.
Laser Institute of America (LIA)    Orlando, FL 32826
May 9, 2011 On May 24, Potomac Photonics, Inc. will host inaugural meeting of LIA Mid-Atlantic Chapter. Technical Program is titled "Laser Applications in Microelectronics Packaging" and will feature presentations by noted researchers in the field. C. Paul Christensen, Founder of Potomac Photonics, will speak on work conducted under National Science Foundation Phase II Small Business Innovation Research Grant, and Alberto Pique will report on his work in Non-lithographic Processing of Conformal Electronics.
SPE installs Russell C. Broome as president.
Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc    Newtown, CT 06470
May 6, 2011 ANTECŪ 2011 marks the beginning of 1-year term for new SPE officers. The Society installs Russell C. Broome as its new president, succeeding Ken J. Braney. A resident of North Carolina, Broome is a strategic accounts manager for PolyOne Corporation and joined SPE as a student while obtaining a Mechanical Engineering degree from North Carolina State University. At ANTEC 2012, Broome will be succeeded by new president-elect, James S. Griffing, who is a Technical Fellow for The Boeing Company.
NTSB releases bus and truck safety forum video.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
May 6, 2011 NTSB has released a short introductory video highlighting the issues that will be discussed during the public forum on bus and truck safety. Scheduled for May 10-11, forum will review progress that has been made in truck and bus safety in the last decade, and what needs to be done to improve it. It will focus on issues such as carrier oversight, truck and bus operations, driver safety and health, and vehicle safety technologies.

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