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Farr APC Appoints Goodspeed to Thermal Spray Market Manager

June 8, 2009

Jonesboro, Ark., June 2009 - Farr Air Pollution Control (APC), a leading manufacturer of dust and fume collection equipment, has appointed Scott R. Goodspeed to the newly created position of thermal spray market manager. Goodspeed has 36 years of sales, managerial and technical experience in the thermal spray... Read More

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OK International's Paul Wood Presents Thermal Technologies Comparison for Rework Applications

June 4, 2009

Last months SMTA China East Technical Conference featured a presentation by OK International's Paul Wood comparing the relative benefits and advantages of convection and conduction heating for rework. Run in conjunction with Nepcon Shanghai, the well attended technical conference included a "Green" Assembly... Read More

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Charles Smart Joins DYMAX as Director of Engineering

June 4, 2009

DYMAX Corporation, a world-leading manufacturer of advanced light-curable adhesives, coatings, and curing equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Smart as Director of Engineering in the Curing Equipment Department. In his new position, Mr. Smart will report directly to Terry Woldorf, Sr. VP of... Read More

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New Sales Manager - Coilhose Pneumatics

June 3, 2009

Coilhose Pneumatics has announced the appointment of Adam Wishkovsky to the position of Eastern Sales Manager for both Coilhose and Acme Automotive. Reporting to John Dillenburg, National Sales Manager, Adam will be responsible for sales of products in all market channels in the Eastern United States as well as... Read More

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Gifford Named Zeus Director of International Sales

June 3, 2009

ORANGEBURG, SC May 29, 2009 - Zeus, Inc., a global leader in high performance polymer extrusions, has named Timothy Gifford as its Director of International Sales. Gifford is experienced in general management, international sales, and business development within the manufacturing, financial, industrial, and energy... Read More

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People on the Move

June 1, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community The American Gas Association (AGA), an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has appointed Kristin Schrader Marcell as director of... Read More

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Schunk Power Chuck Challenge Winner Works Pit for Kyle Busch

June 1, 2009

SCHUNK, manufacturer of high quality workholding, toolholding and automation of Morrisville, NC awards Grand Prize Winner Tim Best with Pit Crew Member of the day. SCHUNK is the Official Workholding Solutions Partner of Joe Gibbs Racing and provides zero point palleting systems, magnetic workholding solutions... Read More

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Indium Corporation Announces Silver Quill Award Winners for 2008

June 1, 2009

Best paper for 2008 goes to co-authors Chris Anglin and Ed Briggs, Technical Support Engineers; Tim Jensen, Solder Paste Product Manager; and Senior Technologist, Dr. Ronald C. Lasky, Ph.D. for the paper "Fine Powder Solder Pastes: Stencil Printing and Reflow in Lead-Free Assembly". This paper was presented at SMTA... Read More

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KAPCO Adds New Senior Account Representative to Converted Division

June 1, 2009

Kent, Ohio (May, 2009)-KAPCO Converted Products welcomes Nick Briggs, Senior Account Representative. Briggs will be responsible for the Eastern and Southern regions of the USA. He has 10 years of sales and manufacturing experience and, most recently, in the screen printing and graphics industry. Briggs obtained... Read More

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People on the Move

June 1, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The American Dental Association (ADA), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has recently... Read More

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New Solar Business Development Manager: Andy Behr

May 29, 2009

HOUSTON, May 27, 2009 - Hisco announces the appointment of Mr. Andy Behr as the Business Development Manager dedicated to the solar industry in North America. This is a new position for Hisco, reflecting the increasing importance of solar as a renewable energy in today's marketplace. Andy's responsibilities include... Read More

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Test Devices Inc. Expands Its Expertise in Advanced-Technology Spin Testing with Appointment of Dr. Hiroaki Endo as Engineering Manager

May 27, 2009

Hudson, MA, May 20, 2009 - Test Devices Inc. (TDI), a dynamic rotational testing company that provides state-of-the-art materials testing services and products, today announced that it has appointed Dr. Hiroaki Endo, PhD as Engineering Manager. Dr. Endo will be leading TDI's engineering team, directing all aspects... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Sbiroli Receives IPC's Distinguished Committee Service Award

May 27, 2009

Indium Corporation's Dave Sbiroli, Applications Development Program Manager, was presented with the IPC Distinguished Committee Service Award at APEX 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This award is given to IPC committee members who have made an exceptional contribution to a specific standard or other IPC program. Dave's... Read More

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Laurent Lefebvre Appointed DFI Slurry Wall Committee Chair

May 27, 2009

PITTSBURGH, PA - May 11, 2009 - The Deep Foundations Institute recently named Nicholson Executive Vice President Laurent Lefebvre chairman of its Slurry Wall Committee. The committee, made up of geotechnical industry professionals from across the country, conducts seminars and publishes technical documents on... Read More

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Henkel Appoints Jim Wise to Lead Global Sales Efforts for Electronics Assembly Business

May 27, 2009

Irvine, California, May 20, 2009 In a move designed to further expand the company's market and sales leadership, Henkel Corporation has selected Mr. Jim Wise to direct the global sales effort for its electronics assembly business. With over 23 years of chemical industry experience, the last 20 of which have been... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Dr. Lee Recognized by Two Industry Organizations

May 26, 2009

Indium Corporation's Vice President of Technology, Dr. Ning-Cheng Lee, was recognized recently by two highly respected industry organizations as both a Distinguished Author and Distinguished Lecturer. SMTA International Technical Committee has selected Dr. Lee as a Distinguished Author. Dr. Lee was selected from... Read More

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ABB Urges Industry Collaboration, Acceleration of Smart Grid Standards Development in U.S.

May 26, 2009

ABB North America CEO Santacana seeks greater urgency in creating open standards at Smart Grid Leadership meeting in Washington, D.C. Washington, DC, May 19, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, announced that Enrique Santacana, President and CEO of ABB in North America, participated... Read More

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Henkel Appoints Jim Wise to Lead Global Sales Efforts for Electronics Assembly Business

May 26, 2009

Irvine, California, May 20, 2009 In a move designed to further expand the company's market and sales leadership, Henkel Corporation has selected Mr. Jim Wise to direct the global sales effort for its electronics assembly business. With over 23 years of chemical industry experience, the last 20 of which have been... Read More

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Trion Expands Presence in West with California Office

May 22, 2009

Leading retail and point-of-purchase fixture manufacturer, Trion Industries, opens Sacramento office with representation by Linda Rothman. Wilkes-Barre, PA (18 May 2009) - Recognizing the concentration of sophisticated retail merchandising in the West, Trion Industries retained Sacramento-based Linda Rothman to... Read More

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Tammy Evans Named Regional General Manager of Planned Community Management, Inc.

May 22, 2009

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - May 20, 2009 - Severn Trent Services has announced the appointment of Tammy Evans as regional general manager of Planned Community Management, Inc. (PCMI) in Houston, Texas. PCMI, a division of Severn Trent Services, serves as a management consultant and operations agent for master-planned... Read More