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Equipment Finance Economic Activity shows modest growth.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
July 30, 2010 Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25) shows overall new business volume for June up 6% against same period in 2009 and up 25% compared to prior month. Receivables over 30 days declined to 3.3%, while charge-offs showed slight increase from prior month but steep decline from one year earlier. Also, number of credit approvals climbed to 70% in June, and 2/3 of participating organizations reported submitting more transactions for approval during month.
Manufacturers support passage of Miscellaneous Tariff Bill.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 30, 2010 According to NAM President and CEO John Engler, manufacturers are pleased that the Senate passed Miscellaneous Tariff Bill, HR 4380. NAM has been working to educate Congress on the importance of this bill and how it will preserve and expand American jobs. Legislation will also cut costs of doing business in U.S. and boost American manufacturing exports. Studies show that if enacted, these provisions would increase production by $4.6 billion and support almost 90,000 jobs.
PMIŽ Global Congress 2010 to include address by DHS official.
Project Management Institute, Inc.    Newtown Square, PA 19073
July 30, 2010 Department of Homeland Security's CIO Richard Spires will address attendees of PMIŽ Global Congress 2010 - North America on Monday, October, 11, 2010 from 8:30-9:15 am EST. Spires' presentation will cover management of large IT programs in Federal government, highlighting DHS initiatives to institutionalize best practices. Appointed in September 2009, Spires is responsible for department's $6.4 billion investment in IT. Event will take place from October 9-12 in Washington DC.
FMA offers update of metal fabrication training resource.
Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.    Rockford, IL 61107
July 29, 2010 Third edition of Metal Fabrication - A Practical Guide serves as basis for comprehensive training curriculum in metal fabrication, and is suited for classroom and on-the-job instruction programs. Book covers shop mathematics, blueprint reading, metallurgy, layout methods for precision fabrication, shop safety section, and basic machine operations. New to edition are topics on laser cutting and waterjet cutting, expanded section on plasma cutting, and review questions at end of each chapter.
Biofuel Trade Associations express support for tax policy.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 29, 2010 As Congress takes action on tax incentive packages, advanced biofuel trade associations reemphasized importance of advanced biofuels as opportunities for U.S. to reduce reliance on oil and create green jobs. BIO, ABFA, and Algal Biomass Organization thanked Ways and Means Committee Chairman Sander Levin (D-Mich.) for introducing legislation that would make algae and other second-generation biofuels eligible for cellulosic biofuels production tax credit and create optional investment tax credit.
Product Safety Group seeks to strengthen information sharing.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 29, 2010 Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)'s working group on consumer product safety intends to advance a program to improve information sharing and promote cooperation among enforcement authorities worldwide. Specifically, group will tackle 10-point action plan to include short-, medium-, and long-term actions to promote consumer product safety nationally and internationally. First initiative is to create global recalls database.
Voluntary Standards cover attic ladders and biometrics.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 29, 2010 American Ladder Institute released ANSI-ASC A14.9-2010, Safety Requirements for Disappearing Attic Stairways, which prescribes rules for design, construction, and use of permanently installed metal or wood disappearing attic stairways in household or commercial settings. Recently published ANSI X9.84-2010, Biometric Information Management and Security for the Financial Services Industry, provides guidance on use of biometrics in transaction-based systems.
Papers Sought on alternative technologies, net-zero buildings.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
July 29, 2010 Papers addressing advances in alternative technologies and net-zero energy buildings as well as HVAC/R fundamentals and commissioning are being sought for ASHRAE 2011 Annual Conference, which will take place June 25-29 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Deadline for submissions is September 17, 2010. Conference's technical program takes place June 26-29 and includes paper presentations as well as non-paper presentations. Approved papers are published in ASHRAE Transactions.
2009 Industrial/Toxics Release Data is publicly available.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
July 29, 2010 EPA is making Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) data available via its website as well as TRI Explorer and Envirofacts tools. Database contains environmental release and transfer data on nearly 650 chemicals and chemical categories reported by 21,000+ industrial and other facilities between January 1 and December 31, 2009. Representing over 80% of data expected to be reported for 2009, preliminary dataset lets communities find out about releases and transfers of chemicals at local level.
ANSI Meeting details conformity assessment initiatives.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 28, 2010 On July 13, ANSI held its third annual Client Day meeting, which brought together more than 50 representatives from ANSI-accredited and applicant product and personnel certification programs. Discussions included updates on government policies affecting certifications; international developments relating to IAF, ILAC, and PAC; and revisions to accreditation standards. Listening session enabled participants to provide comments, suggestions, and feedback about accreditation process.
ANSI-Hosted Israel and China Delegations meet in Washington DC.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 28, 2010 ANSI hosted SII representatives on July 12, 2010, in meeting that included discussions on U.S. standards strategy and StandardsPortal, as well as topics of interest to ANSI Homeland Security Standards Panel. On July 13, Ministry of Commerce of The People's Republic of China officials visited ANSI's headquarters for meeting led by ANSI's Joe Bhatia. StandardsPortal was also covered here and attendees discussed possible opportunities for future collaboration in standards and conformance.
NAPSO forms identity verification standard consensus group.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 28, 2010 As a result of meeting held July 12-13, 2010, North American Security Products Organization announced launch of consensus body supporting creation of American National Standard to define minimum standards for proof and verification of personal identity. Critical work of consensus body is guided by scope statement that defines goals of project. Based upon this scope, work will include development of ANS and implementation guidelines.
ASTM International Johnson Conference addresses the asbestos debate.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 28, 2010 Presentations are invited for 2011 ASTM International Johnson Conference titled, The On-Going Asbestos Debate: What We're Learning after a Quarter Century of Johnson Conferences. Presentations are solicited on, but not limited to: medical research, dose/response, toxicology; sampling, exposure assessment, and risk characterization; environmental monitoring and remediation; international and domestic analytical methods; litigation and science; and asbestos analysis and quality assurance.
June 2010 PCB Industry Report shows continued overall growth.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 28, 2010 June 2010 findings of IPC's North American PCB Statistical Program indicate that rigid PCB shipments and bookings were up compared to June 2009, year-to-date, and to previous month, with book-to-bill ratio of 1.12. Flexible circuit shipments and bookings were up in general, but bookings declined from May 2010 and book-to-bill ratio stood at 1.15. Ratio was 1.12 for rigid PCBs and flexible circuits combined. If over 1.00, ratio is positive indicator for sales growth over next 2-3 months.
Conference to discuss what military needs from EMS providers.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 28, 2010 Scheduled for Sept 15, 2010, IPC Conference for the North American EMS Industry will help Electronics Manufacturing Services companies understand what the military needs from them, important steps they need to take to comply with government restrictions, and how to obtain proper certifications to become an in-demand supplier. Some presentations will include insights from military OEM; strategies for controlling counterfeit parts; and ways to navigate complexities of ITAR and EAR compliance.
ASTM Workshop to address PCRs for building products.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 28, 2010 Scheduled for Oct 11, 2010, workshop titled Product Category Rules for Building Products: Building the Infrastructure for Environmental Product Declarations will explore activities underway in development of PCRs and EPDs and chart the course ahead. Participants will take a look back at accomplishments over past year and develop work plan of prioritized needs for continued PCR development. Workshop will close with working session targeting specific issues and modeling upcoming work.
IPC revises SMT design and land pattern standard.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 28, 2010 IPC has released IPC-7351B, Generic Requirements for Surface Mount Design and Land Pattern Standard, with updated guidance on requirements of land pattern geometries used with SMT electronic components, as well as design recommendations for achieving best possible solder joints. It also has new component families and lead forms that include microminiature flat-lead and no-lead components. Padstack standard naming convention and IPC-7351B Land Pattern Calculator(TM) on CD-ROM are included.
Proposed Plan hopes to double US exports in 5 years.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
July 28, 2010 Along with 2 other organizations, NAM proposed approach to double US exports in 5 years. Each organization will outline policy changes needed to improve market access and level playing field in competitive global market. Essential points include enacting pending trade agreements with Colombia, Panama, and South Korea; pursuing new trade agreements; and reducing non-tariff barriers. Infrastructure investments and trade facilitation initiatives are also recommended.
Inhomogeneous Materials Workshop focuses on transition toughness.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 28, 2010 To be held in San Antonio, TX on November 17, workshop on Evaluation of Ductile-to-Brittle Transition Toughness of Inhomogeneous Materials will present information to support specific acceptance criteria and requirements for standardizing treatment of material inhomogeneity with ASTM E1921. Additionally, presentations on evaluating material inhomogeneity using master curve approach will be sought.
American Students win international rocket contest fly-off.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
July 27, 2010 Student rocketeers from France, United Kingdom, and United States competed in Third Annual Transatlantic Rocketry Challenge. Four-member team from Penn Manor High School in Millersville, PA posted best score to win the international fly-off. Horsforth School in Leeds, England placed second and French team was unable to launch its rocket. Members of U.S. team include Brendan Stoeckl, Jordan Franssen, Nate Bernhardt, Tyler Funk, and team advisor Brian Osmolinski.

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