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Deborah A.P. Hersman is sworn in as NTSB Chairman.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
July 31, 2009 A member of NTSB for 5 years, Deborah A.P. Hersman was nominated for 2-year term as Chairman by President Barack Obama and confirmed by U.S. Senate. Hersman has chaired number of public events hosted by Board and has been the board member on scene at 16 major transportation accidents. Before joining the Board, Chairman Hersman was a Senior Professional Staff Member of U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation from 1999 to 2004.
IPC releases PCB industry statistics for June 2009.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 31, 2009 Survey from monthly North American PCB Statistical Program indicates rigid PCB shipments declined 30.8% over June 2008 and bookings were down 29.3%. Book-to-bill ratio climbed to 1.12. Flexible circuit shipments were down 3.1%, but bookings were up 4.0%, with book-to-bill ratio up to 1.02. For rigid PCBs and flexible circuits combined, industry shipments were down 29.0% and orders booked decreased 15.1%, with combined industry book-to-bill ratio up to 1.11.
ASTM Standard is revised based on interlaboratory study.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 31, 2009 ASTM E2490, Guide for Measurement of Particle Size Distribution of Nanomaterials in Suspension by Photon Correlation Spectroscopy, was revised based on study involving 26 laboratories taking 7,700 measurements. According to Alan Rawle, characterization of size distribution, along with composition and morphology, were key parameters identified as being key to development of nanotechnology. Subcommittee E56.02 welcomes input from those interested in future revisions to ASTM E2490.
ASTM to hold workshop on life cycle management.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 31, 2009 Workshop on Life Cycle Assessment: Methodology, Current Development, and Application in Standards, will be held October 18-19, 2009, in Atlanta, GA. Program's 1st part will discuss state-of-the-art life cycle assessment (LCA) practice and associated opportunities/challenges, while 2nd part will discuss use of LCA in product development, selection, and standards. Online registration opens approximately 8 weeks before workshop and closes October 14.
Sun Hydraulics Corp becomes first NFPA Legacy Builder.
National Fluid Power Association    Milwaukee, WI 53222
July 31, 2009 NFPA Education and Technology Foundation acknowledges Sun Hydraulics Corporation for becoming first NFPA member company to reach the "Legacy Builder" giving level. With Sun's latest donation to Foundation, it has surpassed $25,000 in cumulative donations, allowing it to use "Legacy Builder" logo on its company letterhead and web sites. Donation that put Sun over the top was made in memory of fluid power pioneer Robert E. Koski, Sun Hydraulics Corporation founder and chairman emeritus.
IEA Senate Briefing to address hydrogen fuel collaborations.
National Hydrogen Association    Washington, DC 20036
July 30, 2009 To be held July 31, 2009, IEA Collaborations in Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Science and Technology will address global investments in energy, economic, and environmental future. Collaborations such as IEA Hydrogen Implementing Agreement, founded in 1977, with 22 members, and IEA Advanced Fuel Cell Implementing Agreement, created in 1990, with 19 members, will be discussed. Speakers Mary-Rose de Valladares and Mark C. Williams, Ph.D. will cover their activities and accomplishments.
Equipment Finance Index shows 37% decline over last year.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
July 30, 2009 ELFA Monthly Leasing and Finance Index shows overall new business volume for June declined by 37% compared to June 2008, while month-to-month new business volume increased 24% from May to June. It also showed credit approvals decreased to 65.4% from 66.3% in May, and from 74.0% in June 2008. Market confidence is down to score of 49.2 for July 2009. Complementing other indexes, 5 component survey is barometer of trends in U.S. capital equipment investment.
Proposed ASTM Standard to aid in hydrocarbon exploration.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
July 30, 2009 Developed by ASTM International Committee D05 on Coal and Coke, Proposed Standard WK24192 covers Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Reflectance of Vitrinite Dispersed in Sedimentary Rocks. According to Paul Hackley, chair of Subcommittee D05.28, petrographers can measure similar values of dispersed vitrinite reflectance in interlaboratory exercises, but disparities exist and consensus standard will improve agreement by providing common methodology and set of guidelines.
Reccommendations address China's exchange rate policy.
The Peterson Institute for International Economics    NW Washington, DC 20036
July 30, 2009 With China facing a less buoyant outlook for external demand than before the worldwide economic crisis, Goldstein and Lardy recommend China disavow any strategy of competitive undervaluation of the renminbi that might be aimed at dealing with reduced global demand for Chinese exports. They call for a rejection of export promotion measures, even if such steps are technically consistent with China's World Trade Organization obligations.
NSF International develops eco-efficiency protocol.
NSF International    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
July 30, 2009 NSF Protocol 352 establishes requirements for content of eco-efficiency analyses to ensure consistency, objectivity, and transparency. Eco-efficiency means creating more goods and services while consuming fewer resources and generating less waste and pollution. BASF chemical company is the first to have its Eco-Efficiency Analysis methodology used to evaluate economic and environmental impact of products or processes validated by NSF.
BIO Presents DuPont Chairman with George W. Carver award.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
July 29, 2009 BIO presented Charles O. Holliday Jr., DuPont Chairman of the Board, with the annual George Washington Carver Award for Innovation in Industrial Biotechnology. Holliday was recognized for his commitment to industrial biotechnology as a tool for sustainable business growth. In an acceptance speech, Holiday said, "Market-driven science discovery and new product innovation are at the very core of DuPont's business, and industrial biotechnology is a key component of that."
NSF Grant lets students attend ICALEO® for free.
Laser Institute of America (LIA)    Orlando, FL 32826
July 29, 2009 National Science Foundation (NSF), through University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has provided a grant to the 28th International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO). It will enable graduate students attending a U.S. university to attend laser materials processing conference on November 2-5 in Orlando, FL. Used to support the Student Paper Award at ICALEO 2009, the NSF grant program encourages student innovation and participation in laser and electro-optic technology.
Second Quarter Workholding Shipments down from 2008 levels.
AMT - The Association For Mfg. Technology    McLean, VA 22102
July 29, 2009 At $36.6 million for second quarter of 2009, shipments of workholding equipment were down 43.6% from 2nd quarter 2008 according to Advanced Workholding Technologies Group of AMT. Report also shows that domestic workholding equipment shipments decreased 23.9% and U.S. exports decreased 15.3% from 1st quarter 2009. Midwest region remained largest domestic destination with 41% of total domestic second quarter shipments, representing slight increase in share from 1st quarter 2009.
ATA Annual Conference focuses on the road to recovery.
American Trucking Associations    Alexandria, VA 22314
July 29, 2009 Scheduled for Oct 4-7 in Las Vegas, 2009 ATA Management Conference and Exhibition will assess economic outlooks, political climate on Capitol Hill, transportation policy initiatives, and impact on motor carriers. Event will include 16 educational programs as well as 3 general sessions focusing on state of trucking industry, environmental sustainability and how going green can be profitable, and how onboard safety systems can result in safer trucks, drivers, and highways.
NY State and ASHRAE slash data center energy use.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
July 29, 2009 Two free workshops focused on thermal guidelines for data processing, datacom facility energy efficiency, high density data centers, and contamination in datacom environments are available to those who work with data centers in New York. It is estimated that implementation of guidance and best practices information presented could result in savings of at least $25 million for NY data centers over next 5 years, with 75% reduction in data energy use experienced in some data centers.
AASHTO launches website targeting greenhouse gases.
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials    Washington, DC 20001
July 29, 2009 AASHTO site, Real Transportation Solutions for Green House Gas Emissions, highlights strategies to reduce emissions from transportation. It includes best practices, state examples, research findings, and links to other climate change information sites. Providing information on 4 basic strategies, site also highlights wide spectrum of research that is under way or planned to further evaluate effectiveness of greenhouse gas emission reduction strategies.
Certification Course targets program managers at IPC Midwest.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
July 29, 2009 IPC EMS Program Manager Certification will be held September 21-22, 2009, at IPC Midwest Conference and Exhibition. Program is 4-part course covering operations, finance, contract and time management, as well as essential leadership skills. Self-study/online tutorial provides students with background information in basic business areas. There will be 2 training and program management sessions in addition to 2 exam dates later in week.
HITSP Approves new interoperability specifications.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 29, 2009 The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP) announced that it has approved 4 specifications, developed in response to EHR-centric components of stimulus legislation, at its July 8, 2009 panel meeting. Completely aligned with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), specifications address Electronic Health Record (EHR)-centric interoperability, service collaborations, data architecture, as well as exchange architecture and harmonization framework.
Brochure emphasizes benefits of public-private partnerships.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 29, 2009 Targeting members of the new administration, Change Is Built on a Foundation of Strength brochure outlines the benefits and contributions of the U.S. standards and conformance system as well as its use of a consensus-based, public-private partnership model. Developed by ANSI and made available online as well as in hard copy, brochure highlights efforts in several critical areas and also outlines emerging issues and priorities.
ACLASS gains recognition as laboratory accreditation body.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
July 29, 2009 ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board/ACLASS has announced its recognition by NIST as U.S. laboratory accreditation body under EMC/Telecommunications Mutual Recognition Agreements. The EMC/Telecom MRA assures that accreditations issued by NIST-recognized U.S. laboratory accreditation bodies are in turn recognized by peer organizations around the globe, eliminating need for individual laboratories to pursue costly multiple assessments and reducing technical barriers to trade.

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