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ASHRAE launches pilot building energy labeling program.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
December 9, 2009 Known as Building EQ, Building Energy Quotient program will inform building owners and operators, tenants, and prospective buyers on energy use of buildings. Program will include both As Designed and In Operation ratings for all building types, except residential. It will also provide detailed certificate with data on actual energy use, energy demand profiles, indoor air quality, and other information that will enable building owners to evaluate and reduce building's energy use.
ATA accepts preorders for 2009-2010 trucking almanac.
American Trucking Associations    Alexandria, VA 22314
December 9, 2009 ATA began accepting preorders for ATA American Trucking Trends 2009-2010 on December 2. Available Monday, December 21, almanac of U.S. trucking, produced by ATA Economics Department, provides profile of current dynamics shaping trucking industry. It will be available in book, CD, and downloadable PDF formats. Proceeds from sales will support efforts of ATA and participating state trucking associations, including outreach and advocacy.
ASTM Subcommittee to sponsor embrittlement trends workshop.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 8, 2009 Following subcommittee meeting on Jan. 26, 2010, ASTM Subcommittee E10.02 will hold workshop focusing on embrittlement trend curves. Some workshop topics will include comparison of like material embrittlement in test and power reactors; alternatives to use of surveillance data to obtain high fluence measurements; physical models for understanding flux and time effects; lessons learned from BWRVIP and other integrated RVSPs; and both regular and International perspectives.
ASTM Workshop to cover biologic and synthetic bone grafts.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 8, 2009 Scheduled for May 18, 2010, workshop titled Biologic and Synthetic Bone Grafts: Current Status and Future Directions will summarize current technologies and their approved uses, and highlight areas for new ASTM guide and standard development. Workshop will also focus on bone graft assessment and models, clinical performance, and tissue engineered bone graft biomaterials and combinations.
BIO supports investment in biorefinery projects.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
December 8, 2009 BIO applauded announcement of over $600 million in grants and loan guarantees to help build 19 biorefinery projects to produce advanced biofuels and biobased chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Investment by DOE and USDA shows how important biofuels and biobased chemicals are to economic and energy security of country. According to report by Bio Economic Research Associates, advanced biorefineries could create 29,000 new jobs and $5.5 billion in economic growth over next 3 years.
Networking Site fosters physical scientists' collaboration.
American Institute Of Physics    College Park, MD 20740
December 8, 2009 AIP announced the launch of Release 2 of AIP UniPHY (aipuniphy.org), which has 10,000+ registered members. This professional networking site offers features to help physical science researchers connect and collaborate. In addition to providing CV section, where researchers can display their professional profiles, site offers functionality for uploading photos, linking to social bookmarking sites, and listing researchers that have collaborated with co-authors.
Proposed Standards cover aspects of fire exposure.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
December 8, 2009 Proposed standard ASTM WK23700 will cover test for resistance of roof field vents to flames and burning embers. Practical application of standard is to effectively subject roof field vents, and potentially ridge vents, to real world exposure to wind-driven flames and burning embers under laboratory conditions. Proposed standard ASTM WK25760 will serve as tool in development of fire test methods to evaluate materials for resistance to ignition and spread of fire from building to building.
APICS releases Operations Management Employment Outlook.
APICS The Educational Soc. For Resource Mgt.    Alexandria, VA 22312
December 7, 2009 According to third quarterly APICS Operations Management Employment Outlook released by APICS and Cameron School of Business at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, 51% of respondents with hiring responsibility anticipate hiring staff in next 12 months. Of those, 67% anticipate hiring in one or more of the following areas: execution and control of operations, purchasing/customer relationship management, quality, resource planning, and supply chain management.
AASHTO and Washington State represented at jobs summit.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
December 7, 2009 At President Obama's forum on jobs and economic development, Paula Hammond, secretary of transportation for Washington state and chairperson of AASHTO's Climate Change Steering Committee, told President Obama that transportation investments are creating jobs and helping economy recover. Hammond presented results of survey by AASHTO that lists 9,500 ready-to-go transportation projects worth more than $69 billion that, if funded, can be used to create thousands of jobs.
OPC Foundation adds Express Interface to portfolio.
OPC Foundation, The    Scottsdale, AZ 85260-1830
December 7, 2009 OPC Foundation's Board of Directors voted to add Express Interface to OPC Foundation technology portfolio, complementing OPC UA and COM-based OPC Classic technologies. Based on Microsoft .NET WCF technology, OPC Xi secures reliable access to real-time, historical, and alarm and event based information. It was developed to provide .NET-based migration path from OPC Classic, and may also be used as standard .NET WCF interface for newly developed OPC servers.
Industrial Controls Index ticks higher during third quarter.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
December 7, 2009 Demand for industrial controls increased moderately during third quarter of 2009, with NEMA's Primary Industrial Controls Index rising 1.6% versus April-June period. However, shipments remain low, with index more than 30% below third quarter of 2008. Primary Industrial Controls and Adjustable Speed Drives Index posted 0.9% increase over second quarter of 2009, but also continues to reflect lackluster demand with 29.5% decline on year-over-year basis.
International Tractor Drawbar Standard adopted by ASABE.
American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
December 7, 2009 With deviations, ASABE adopted ISO 6489-3:2004, Agricultural vehicles - Mechanical connections between towed and towing vehicles - Part 3: Tractor drawbar. This document replaces ASAE S482, Drawbars - Agricultural Wheel Tractors, which was used as the basis for ISO 6489-3. The new standard includes modifications to original ISO document and further harmonizes national and international standardization.
NEMA Motor Shipments Index rises in Q3 2009.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
December 4, 2009 Motors Shipments Index (MSI) increased 1.7% during Q3 2009. However, it reflected weak demand for motors, which lagged nearly 23% behind year ago level, though inflation- and seasonally-adjusted shipments of fractional horsepower motors increased for 2nd consecutive quarter. Although manufacturing sector conditions have improved, boost from inventory cycle could fade in 2010 until growth is sustained by drivers such as consumer spending, business investment, and export demand.
AIA calls on Congress to address commercial space industry.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
December 4, 2009 With U.S. commercial space launch industry facing more competition from abroad, AIA Vice President of Space Systems, J.P. Stevens, led testimony to Congress. Stevens noted that in 2008, 6 of 28 worldwide commercial launches were conducted by U.S. companies. While House has voted to extend government indemnification against 3rd-party liability to end of 2012, indemnification expires at end of December. Stevens called on Senate to act before end of year.
Industry Leaders Encourage export modernization reform.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
December 4, 2009 Through a letter written to President Obama, AIA encouraged administration to take action on various initiatives to modernize export control system. Five specific areas of reform are identified that do not require new legislation: improvements to US Munitions List and commodity jurisdiction process, caseload management, Defense Department decision making on technology release, and treatment of unmanned aircraft systems in multilateral Missile Technology Control Regime.
States offer Congress list of projects worth $69.5 billion.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
December 4, 2009 AASHTO has revealed that state transportation departments have identified 9,500 highway, bridge, transit, port, rail, and aviation projects which, if funded, could create hundreds of thousands of jobs. Ready-to-go projects can move through federal approval process within 120 days from enacted legislation. As of November 20, 2009, 10,600 transportation projects worth over $30 billion have been approved for funding under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
BSA releases Bearing Brief on green technology.
Bearing Specialists Association    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
December 4, 2009 'The Best-Kept Secret in Green Technology' is latest in BSA's series of single-topic Bearing Briefs. Developed by BSA's Educational Services Committee, it points out that industry is developing bearings that operate at higher speeds and generate less friction, therefore lowering energy consumption. It also states that bearings help environment by reducing impact of existing machines, while bearing industry helps users/engineers balance features to achieve optimum machine performance.
NACD Members improved in safety and performance in 2008.
The National Association of Chemical Distributors    Arlington, VA 22209
December 4, 2009 NACD 2008 Membership and Performance Data Report states that 5.2 million chemical distribution shipments were made by NACD member companies, who drove more than 199 million miles throughout 2008. Representing continued commitment to safety, reportable vehicular accidents or spills were reduced by 75.7%, and recordable injuries due to vehicular accidents or transportation spills decreased by 46.2% from 2007.
NACD elects 2 new members to Board of Directors.
The National Association of Chemical Distributors    Arlington, VA 22209
December 4, 2009 Dominic J. Stull, President, Pacific Coast Chemicals Co. in Berkeley, CA, has been elected Director-at-Large on NACD Board of Directors for 3-year term. In separate action, Joel Hopper, President, Brenntag Mid-South, Inc. in Henderson, KY was re-elected as Director-at-Large for second term. According to NACD Chairman, Bruce Schechinger, the Executive Committee, Board members, and NACD membership will benefit from their knowledge of industry and leadership skills.
ASHRAE Briefing to cover building energy labeling.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
December 4, 2009 On Tuesday, December 8th, ASHRAE will be joined by leading building owners and designers for high-level briefing on one of the most important developments in High Performance Buildings - the ability to measure and publicly display energy performance and indoor air quality of buildings. Building Energy Quotient Labels will promote sustained reductions in energy use and will provide tenants with science-based transparent measure for actual building performance.

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