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John Chir Elected Chairman of ASTM International Metallography Committee

February 2, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 29, 2010-ASTM International Committee E04 on Metallography has elected John Chir, manager of labs and nondestructive testing at Latrobe Specialty Steel Co., Latrobe, Pa., as its new chairman. The committee, with a membership of more than 175, includes 15 subcommittees who maintain 34... Read More

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ASTM International Committee on Unmanned Aircraft Elects Jeff Goldfinger as Chairman

February 2, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 29, 2010-Jeff Goldfinger, a director of business development at L-3 Communications Corp., has been named chairman of ASTM International Committee F38 on Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The committee, with a membership of approximately 175, develops standards related to design, performance... Read More

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Dale Wahlquist is New Chairman of ASTM International Committee on Nuclear Fuel Cycle

February 2, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 29, 2010-Dale Wahlquist, department manager, applied engineering design and drafting at Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho Falls, Idaho, has been named chairman of ASTM International Committee C26 on Nuclear Fuel Cycle for a two-year term. Committee C26 consists of approximately 200... Read More

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ASTM International Committee on Electrical Protective Equipment for Workers Names Ernest J. Pauliny Jr. as Chairman

February 2, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 29, 2010-Engineer Ernest J. Pauliny Jr. of Toms River, N.J., has been named chairman of ASTM International Committee F18 on Electrical Protective Equipment for Workers. The committee includes more than 250 members who oversee 42 standards related to tools, materials and equipment used... Read More

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PMG Announces New Vice President of Marketing & Sales

February 1, 2010

SAN RAFAEL, CA. -- The PAC Machinery Group (PMG) has announced the appointment of Dennis McGrath as Vice President of Marketing & Sales. Dennis has over 30 years of extensive marketing and sales experience in the packaging industry. Most recently, Dennis was President & CEO of Weber Marking Systems and prior to... Read More

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Crestron Appoints David Wilts as Director, Intelligent Building Technology (IBT)

February 1, 2010

Crestron Integrates AV Control with Commercial Building Design; Hires Director of Intelligent Building Technology (IBT) ROCKLEIGH, NJ, January 26, 2010 - Crestron today announced the appointment of David Wilts as Director of Intelligent Building Technology (IBT). Crestron IBT is the only single-platform solution... Read More

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Komatsu CEO Ranked Among Top 20 World-Wide By Harvard Business Review

February 1, 2010

Masahiro Sakane is top-rated Japanese CEO Rolling Meadows, IL, January 28, 2009- Masahiro Sakane, Chairman of Komatsu Ltd., the parent company of Komatsu America Corp., was named one of the best-performing CEOs in the world, according to a recent Harvard Business Review article. CEOs on the list, were selected from... Read More

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Crestron Adds Senior Director of Lighting Controls

January 29, 2010

Mike Malone leads Crestron Lighting Control Business ROCKLEIGH, NJ, January 25, 2010 - Crestron today announced the appointment of Mike Malone as its new Senior Director of Lighting Controls. Malone is responsible for leading the continued growth of Creston's rapidly expanding lighting control business, selling... Read More

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TUV SUD America Industry Service Expands Its ATEX Expertise

January 29, 2010

Peabody, Massachusetts. TUV SUD America Inc., a global testing and certification services organization, is pleased to announce that Mr. Gregory Salicki has joined the company's Industry Service group in the position of Senior Engineer for Explosion Protection services. With ten years of industrial experience and... Read More

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Direct Metals Company, LLC Adds New Sales Representative in the Chicago and Midwest Areas

January 29, 2010

Kennesaw, GA - January 21, 2010 - Tom Thies has been hired as the new Chicago and Midwest Sales Representative for Direct Metals Inc. Mr. Thies will be responsible for developing and increasing sales in the Chicago and Midwest areas. Tom holds a Bachelor's Degree from Eastern Illinois University and a Master's... Read More

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Robert Potwora Elected Vice Chairman of ASTM International D-28 Committee

January 28, 2010

Carbon Resources Management Team has over 70 years of experience in the activated carbon industry. Our Sabre seriesĀ® activated carbon products are the most diverse line of activated carbon products on the market. Additionally our Spartan SeriesĀ® specialty activated carbon products are surface modified to be... Read More

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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