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Regional Manufacturing Institute Elects Greenblatt as Board Chairman

June 30, 2009

Drew Greenblatt, President of Marlin Steel Wire Products of Baltimore, has been elected to serve as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Regional Manufacturing Institute (RMI). "Our goal is to make Maryland the #1 manufacturing state in the nation" said Greenblatt. "Manufacturing offers good jobs, good... Read More

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Christian Named Certified Transportation Professional

June 29, 2009

WAUKESHA, Wis. - June 22, 2009 - ThyssenKrupp Safway Transportation Safety Manager Thomas Christian has achieved the Certified Transportation Professional (CTP®) designation from the National Private Truck Council (NPTC). To become a CTP, candidates must master a rigorous and comprehensive body of knowledge... Read More

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BASF Appoints New Technical Development Leader for Asphalt Polymers in the Dispersions and Pigments Business

June 29, 2009

CHARLOTTE, NC, June 24, 2009 - On June 15, 2009, BASF appointed Arlis Kadrmas as Technical Development Leader, Asphalt, in the construction polymers area of the Dispersions and Pigments business in North America. In his new role, Kadrmas is responsible for technical service to the asphalt industry in North America... Read More

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Sandvik Coromant Appoints New Global President

June 29, 2009

Fair Lawn, New Jersey, June 25, 2009 - Sandvik Coromant has announced the appointment of Tom Erixon to the position of president of its global operations in Sandviken, Sweden. Effective September 1, 2009, Mr. Erixon will replace Kenneth Sundh, current president of Sandvik Coromant. Mr. Erixon currently serves as... Read More

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Symmetry Medical Appoints Chairman and Two Directors

June 29, 2009

Craig Reynolds Elected Chairman of the Board WARSAW, Ind., June 23, 2009 - Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), an independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today the appointment of current Director Craig Reynolds as Chairman of the Board and the... Read More

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Paul Rea to Head U.S. Crop Business of BASF Crop Protection

June 26, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, June 23, 2009 - BASF Crop Protection today announced the appointment of Paul Rea to Director, U.S. Crop Business, effective July 1, 2009. The announcement was made by Nevin McDougall, Group Vice President of BASF North America Crop Protection. Rea brings more than 14 years of global... Read More

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Darren Carroll Joins Hirschmann Engineering as Regional Sales Manager

June 26, 2009

Peter Knowles, President, HIRSCHMANN Engineering USA, Inc., Elgin, IL recently announced that Darren Carroll had joined HIRSCHMANN Engineering, USA, as a Regional Sales Manager, responsible for selling and servicing the HIRSCHMANN product line in northern Ohio, Michigan and Canada. Mr. Carroll resides in Newmarket... Read More

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Franze Named CEO of Component Hardware Group

June 25, 2009

Facilities Expert To Head Leading Manufacturer of Plumbing, Hardware and Antimicrobial Product Protection Lakewood, NJ - June 3, 2009- Component Hardware Group (CHG), the leading manufacturer of SANIGUARD®, Antimicrobial Product Protection and the leading manufacturer of premium plumbing and hardware for... Read More

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American Peptide Expands Business Development Team to Serve Growing Customer Base

June 23, 2009

Sunnyvale, CA - (June 22, 2009) - American Peptide Company today announced the appointment of Firuz Shakoori as Sales Director, who has been responsible for new business development since January 2009. This appointment reflects American Peptide Company's continued dedication to providing high quality peptides and... Read More

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Dick Holmquist to Retire from Bryan Steam

June 22, 2009

Dick Holmquist will be retiring as National Sales and Marketing Manager from Bryan Steam LLC, Peru, IN on June 30, 2009. Holmquist has served in sales capacities within the industrial heating industry for 43 years. He began at Iron Fireman in Harrisburg, VA in 1966 selling commercial burners and boilers and then... Read More

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Nuclear Fuel Recycling Technology Leadership Earns GE Engineer Prestigious Honor from American Nuclear Society

June 22, 2009

WILMINGTON, N.C.-June 16, 2009-GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced today that the American Nuclear Society (ANS) has honored engineer Charles Boardman with the prestigious Cisler Medal for his decades of leadership in the development of GEH's "Generation IV" PRISM reactor technology. The PRISM reactor is a... Read More

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Asymtek Promotes Paul Gallo to Sales Manager, USA & Americas and Tom Schafer to General Manager, Asia Pacific, and Global Accounts Program Manager

June 19, 2009

Carlsbad, CA - June 16, 2009 - Asymtek, a Nordson company and leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announces the promotions of Paul Gallo to the position of Sales Manager, USA and Americas, and Tom Schafer to General Manager, Asia Pacific, and Global Accounts Program Manager. Gallo has been with... Read More

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Malvern's Dr E Neil Lewis Is This Year's ACS Anachem Award Winner

June 19, 2009

Malvern Instruments is proud of its 'outstanding analytical chemist' 16 June 2009: Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments' Technical Director, Dr E Neil Lewis is to be presented with the prestigious Anachem Award by the Detroit Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) at this year's Federation of Analytical... Read More

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Shelco Filters Brings in New Director of Sales and Marketing

June 17, 2009

Filtration Industry Veteran Focus on Goals for Renewed Growth and Product Expansion MIDDLETOWN, CONN., (June 12, 2009) - To achieve its goals for revenue and profit growth, Shelco Filters has hired Bruce Hafner as its new director of sales and marketing. Hafner, a 20-year veteran in the filtration industry, will... Read More

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Matthew Garth Named Head of Alcoa Investor Relations

June 16, 2009

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced that effective immediately Matthew Garth, 35, has been appointed Director, Investor Relations. Mr. Garth was most recently Director, Alcoa Corporate Treasury, responsible for capital markets. He replaces Elizabeth Besen, who recently resigned from Alcoa. "Matt's financial... Read More

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Robotic Turnkey Solutions Adds Representation in Brazil

June 11, 2009

Turner, Maine (June 10, 2009) - Robotic TurnKey Solutions, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Alceu Natali as their representative in Brazil. "We are lucky to have someone of Mr. Natali's background and expertise come on board," said Mario Krebs, President of RTS. "Mr. Natali will be a perfect fit for us... Read More

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People on the Move

June 11, 2009

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

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People on the Move

June 11, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has appointed Ross Allbritton as marketing... Read More

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ThyssenKrupp Safway Announces Vice President of Sales & Marketing

June 11, 2009

WAUKESHA, Wis. - June 9, 2009 - ThyssenKrupp Safway, a leading provider of scaffolding services in North America, has named Ray Arndt to fill the newly created position of Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Arndt will work closely with ThyssenKrupp Safway Division Vice Presidents Larry Mickwee, Jeff Voss and... Read More

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Andrew Dodd Joins Miyachi Unitek Corporation

June 11, 2009

MONROVIA, CA - June 5, 2009 - Miyachi Unitek is pleased to announce that Andrew Dodd recently joined the company as a Sr. Sales Engineer, effective June 1. In his new role, Andrew will have responsibility for Laser & Systems Sales and Applications Support in the Midwest United States. He will be based in the... Read More