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Dennis Brickman Presents Paper at ASME Exposition

January 28, 2010

AURORA, IL - - 12/9/2009 - - Dennis B. Brickman, P.E., mechanical engineer and Senior Consultant at Engineering Systems Inc. (ESI) recently presented a paper, "Safety Analysis and Child Testing of Residential Windows" at the recent ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition in Florida. The... Read More

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Greer Names Masini as Newest Addition to Sales Team

January 25, 2010

(Dover, Ohio) Greer Steel, a producer of cold rolled strip steel, has named Charles Masini as Salesman for the Midwest territory. Masini's impressive record in sales and his extensive understanding of the cold rolled strip market earned him the position at Greer. Prior to joining Greer, Masini was Territory... Read More

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IPS Packaging Welcomes Alan Sanger

January 25, 2010

FOUNTAIN INN, SC, January 2010: IPS Packaging welcomes Alan Sanger to their company as the Charlotte Sales Manager. Sanger started in his new position on January 4, 2010. IPS Packaging is a privately owned packaging company that provides packaging supplies and equipment worldwide Sanger's past professional... Read More

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New European Sales Manager

January 22, 2010

Mark-10 is pleased to announce the addition of Samuel Urbach to our team as European Sales Manager, effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Urbach is based in Switzerland and is the primary Mark-10 contact in Europe. He will be assisting distributors in Europe with their ongoing sales activities, including exhibitions... Read More

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Ten Young Agricultural Journalists from Around the World have Won Awards to Attend the 2010 IFAJ Congress in Belgium

January 22, 2010

Ten young agricultural journalists from around the world have won awards to attend the 2010 IFAJ Congress in Belgium. The IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism awards recognize the leadership potential of young members from countries belonging to IFAJ. Recipients each receive 1,000 Euros to support... Read More

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Frank Fee Elected Chairman of ASTM International Committee on Road and Paving Materials

January 22, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 21, 2010-ASTM International Committee D04 on Road and Paving Materials has named Frank Fee, technical support manager at NuStar Asphalt Refining, Media, Pa., as its new chairman. Committee D04 consists of approximately 700 members who oversee more than 200 ASTM standards related to... Read More

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Macro Sensors Appoints New Applications Engineer to Enhance Customer Support

January 21, 2010

Pennsauken, NJ, January 18, 2010...Macro Sensors (www.macrosensors.com), US-based manufacturer of LVDT Linear Position Sensors and Rotary Position Sensors and Transducers, announces the appointment of Michael Puccio as applications engineer. In this position, Mike will work closely with Macro Sensors customers to... Read More

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Crestron Appoints David Sohn Creative Director

January 21, 2010

Crestron Adds Award-Winning Art Director to Marketing Team ROCKLEIGH, NJ, January 18, 2010 - Crestron today announced the appointment of David Sohn as its new Creative Director. Sohn brings an in-depth understanding of brand management and graphic design, having worked for leading agencies such as Cheil Worldwide... Read More

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People on the Move

January 21, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The National Restaurant Association (NRA), an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced that Scott... Read More

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Dr. Ashok Saxena Receives ASTM International Committee E08 Fracture Mechanics Medal

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-Dr. Ashok Saxena, distinguished professor and dean of engineering at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark., has received the Committee E08 Fracture Mechanics Medal from ASTM International. The award is presented to individuals who have exerted a profound, positive... Read More

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ASTM International Honors Dr. Neal Berke with LaQue Memorial Award for Contributions to Corrosion Committee

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-ASTM International Committee G01 on Corrosion of Metals has presented the Francis L. LaQue Memorial Award to Dr. Neal Berke, research and development fellow at Grace Construction Products, W.R. Grace & Co., Cambridge, Mass., in recognition of his outstanding contributors to the... Read More

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James Galipeau is Named Chair of ASTM International Plastics Committee

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-ASTM International Committee D20 on Plastics has named R. James Galipeau, general manager at Intertek PTL in Pittsfield, Mass., as chairman for a two-year term. ASTM Committee D20 consists of approximately 800 members responsible for close to 500 standards important to the... Read More

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Dr. James Newman Receives Wessel Award from ASTM International for Work on Fatigue and Fracture Standards

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-James C. Newman Jr., Ph.D., a professor of aerospace engineering at Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Miss., has been honored with the Edward T. Wessel Award from ASTM International Committee E08 for his exceptional leadership in the development of standards... Read More

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Bushman AvonTec Names Chris Hill Vice President

January 19, 2010

BUTLER, WI (January 11, 2010)-Bushman AvonTec, manufacturer of material handling and slit coil processing equipment, has announced that Mr. Chris Hill has joined the firm as Vice President Sales & Marketing, for Below-the-Hook and Custom Fabrication. Hill will report to John Brammer, Managing Director of Bushman... Read More

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American Tool and Mold adds Operations Manager for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR)

January 19, 2010

Marshall Strang will oversee all LSR operations at American Tool & Mold. Marshall is a highly experienced project engineer/manager and LSR tool maker, who has worked with some of the worlds largest and most respected brand names and manufacturers including Proctor & Gamble, Tyco, Becton Dickinson, General Motors... Read More

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Hisco Appoints New Minneapolis Branch Manager

January 15, 2010

HOUSTON, January 13, 2010 - Hisco, an employee-owned, specialty distribution company, serving the electronic assembly, renewable energy, medical device and other industrial markets, recently announced the appointment of Paul Kangas as Minneapolis Branch Manager. In this role, Mr. Kangas will be responsible for all... Read More

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Mandell Named Head of Membership and Business Development

January 15, 2010

Arlington, Va. - David Mandell, a former executive at the FAA and founder of a successful private company, has joined AIA as the Vice President of Membership and Business Development. Mandell was chief of staff to FAA Administrator Marion C. Blakey from 2002 to 2006. He was responsible for assisting in the... Read More

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A Change in the Management for Montech AG

January 15, 2010

(Derendingen, 11/01/2010) As of 1 January 2010, Daniel Pauli is the new CEO of the Swiss company Montech AG based in Derendingen. Pauli is replacing Alessandro Sibilia, who will take up the role of Managing Board delegate for strategic projects and partnerships. Daniel Pauli has been working at Montech for 19... Read More

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Nadia Abboud of Severn Trent Services Elected to Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association Board

January 15, 2010

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - January 13, 2010 - Nadia Abboud, marketing manager, water purification for Severn Trent Services, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA). WWEMA is a national trade organization representing the... Read More

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Canon Virginia Names New President and CEO

January 14, 2010

NEWPORT NEWS, - Mr. Yusaku Azuma has been named president and CEO of Canon Virginia, Inc. (CVI). Azuma will serve as CVI's fifth president replacing Takayoshi Hanagata who has been named chairman of Canon Virginia, Inc. Hanagata will remain at CVI's location in Newport News, VA. "I am very excited to be named... Read More