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Malvern Instruments Rheology Specialist Wins Award for Doctorate

December 15, 2009

Presentation and award lecture at BSR meeting 14/15 December 2009 10 December 2009: Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments Product Technical Specialist for Rheology, Dr John Duffy, has been awarded the prestigious Vernon Harrison doctoral prize given annually by the British Society of Rheology (BSR). He will receive his... Read More

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Shawn Cole Joins Tridak as Product Manager

December 15, 2009

Tridak, manufacturer of industrial fluid dispensing and filling equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shawn Cole as Product Manager. In his new position, Mr. Cole will be responsible for reshaping and maintaining the Tridak product portfolio and for growing Tridak's business globally through product... Read More

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CLARK Names Jason Gaydos as Regional Sales Manager

December 15, 2009

Appointment yields over Fifteen years of Sales/Material Handling experience Lexington, KY - December 11, 2009 - CLARK Material Handing Company has announced the appointment of Jason Gaydos as Regional Sales Manager. His responsibilities will include working closely with the Eastern US dealers, sales personnel... Read More

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Met-Pro Corporation Appoints Robin L. Wiessmann to Board of Directors

December 15, 2009

Harleysville, PA, December 14, 2009 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that Robin L. Wiessmann has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of Dr. Alan Lawley. "We are honored to have... Read More

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Orbitform Appoints Applications Engineer

December 14, 2009

Orbitform Group, Jackson, Michigan is pleased to announce Greg Stoia has joined the company as an Applications Engineer. An experienced orbital forming and assembly automation specialist, Mr. Stoia has over 23 years experience in all aspects of fastening and forming applications, machine design and sales. Mr... Read More

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Ernie Wright Joins Black & Veatch's Energy Business

December 14, 2009

New Senior Vice President to oversee engineering, procurement and construction projects in North and South America Overland Park, Kan. (11 November 2009) - Ernie Wright has joined Black & Veatch as a Senior Vice President in the company's global energy business. Wright will be responsible for overseeing... Read More

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Henrik A. Schunk Elected to VDMA Board

December 11, 2009

The Managing Director of SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG, Henrik A. Schunk, was elected to the Board of Directors of the VDMA-Fachverbands Robotik + Automation (the German Association of Machine Builders - Trade Association Robotics and Automation). The newly-elected Board of Directors consists of eleven members altogether... Read More

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Lawrence Roberts Receives ASTM International Award of Merit for Work on Cement and Concrete Standards

December 11, 2009

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., December 9, 2009-Consultant Lawrence Roberts of Acton, Mass., has received the ASTM International Award of Merit. The Award of Merit and its accompanying title of fellow is the highest organizational recognition for individual contributions to ASTM standards activities. Roberts was cited... Read More

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Eamonn Kelly to Join Black & Veatch's Water Business in Asia Pacific

December 11, 2009

Melbourne, Australia (24 November 2009) - Eamonn Kelly will join Black & Veatch as the new Managing Director for South Asia Pacific early next year. Kelly will be responsible for growing Black & Veatch's water business throughout the region and will be based in Melbourne. "Eamonn has more than 20 years' experience... Read More

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Hisco Names Business Development Manager for Medical Device Market

December 10, 2009

HOUSTON, December 9, 2009 - Hisco has appointed Mr. Mark Joslyn as the Business Development Manager for Medical Device Manufacturing. Mr. Joslyn is responsible for developing strategic relationships, creating business opportunities, and growing sales within the medical device manufacturing market. With more than 11... Read More

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Motion Controls Robotics Inc. Names Earl Raynal Sales Manager

December 10, 2009

Motion Controls Robotics, a leading provider of fully integrated material handling robotic systems, recently named Earl Raynal as sales manager. As manager of sales, Raynal maintains current business accounts and develops new business accounts in a variety of industries including consumer products, plastics, food... Read More

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OK International Appoints Southwest US Territory Sales Manager

December 9, 2009

OK International (www.okinternational.com) has announced the appointment of Delia OrvaƱanos to the position of Territory Sales Manager for the southwestern US including Southern California, Arizona and the Mexican border markets in Arizona and California. An industry veteran with over 20 years of sales experience... Read More

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Algae-X International Announces New Representative For Power Generation

December 9, 2009

Algae-X International of Fort Myers, Florida, an international leader in fuel conditioning and polishing equipment and catalysts for nearly two decades is pleased to announce that Jon Hartman has joined our team in the position of Sales Applications Engineer. Jon brings over 20 years of entrepreneurial... Read More

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People on the Move

December 9, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has appointed Danielle Gordon as senior manager, business development and licensing, operating out of... Read More

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People on the Move

December 9, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. ANSI is pleased to announce that Jessica Hychalk will serve as manager of international policy - regional and bilateral programs. Ms. Hychalk is based... Read More

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Bruce H. Schechinger Honored as NACD 2009 Distributor of the Year

December 9, 2009

Bruce H. Schechinger, President, BHS Marketing LLC, Salt Lake City, UT, was named the 2009 Distributor of the Year by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Schechinger's 15 plus years of service to the Association in many different leadership roles have been an outstanding example of his... Read More

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Dr. Patrick Gallagher Confirmed as NIST Director

December 8, 2009

The U.S. Senate confirmed Patrick D. Gallagher, Ph.D., as the fourteenth director of the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) yesterday. President Obama nominated Dr. Gallagher to his new post on September 10, 2009. "NIST is a unique agency with a strong culture of... Read More

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Warwick Recognized with Lyman Award

December 8, 2009

Washington, D.C. - Graham Warwick, the senior technology editor for Aviation Week & Space Technology, has been selected to receive the 2009 Lauren D. Lyman Award for outstanding achievement in aviation journalism. Warwick joined Aviation Week in 2008 after 30 years with Flight International, where he became the... Read More

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tesa tape, inc. Appoints New Director of Industrial Markets

December 7, 2009

CHARLOTTE, NC, USA - November 12, 2009 - Company officials of tesa tape, inc., a division of tesa SE, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, recently announced the appointment of Chuck Berry to the newlycreated position of Director, Industrial Markets. In this role, Mr... Read More

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Newt Gingrich Honors Richard Schloesser, CEO, Toray Plastics (America), Inc., as Entrepreneur of the Year from Rhode Island

December 4, 2009

WASHINGTON, DC - Former Speaker of the House and General Chairman of American Solutions, Newt Gingrich, recently honored Mr. Richard Schloesser, President and Chief Executive Officer of Toray Plastics (America), Inc., located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, as American Solutions' 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year... Read More