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U. S. Steel Tubular Products Honors Diemer True with Chief Roughneck Award

November 18, 2008

HOUSTON, Nov. 11 /-- U. S. Steel Tubular Products, Inc., a subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X), announced that Diemer True, founder and chairman of the Diamond Companies of Wyoming, is the recipient of its Chief Roughneck Award for 2008. The announcement was made today at the Independent... Read More

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Two NIST Researchers' Papers Recognized in Ceramics 'Best Of' Collection

November 14, 2008

Two materials scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have papers in a special list of the "11 best papers" published by the American Ceramics Society (ACerS) in the past 110 years. The somewhat idiosyncratic list was drawn up by the society as part of its 110th anniversary... Read More

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NIST Researcher Receives Kudos for Images of Labs on a Chip

November 14, 2008

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) bioengineer Greg Cooksey is equally talented behind the lens of a camera as he is engineering complex microfluidic devices for biology experiments-and recently, he's received quite a bit of recognition for combining the two skills. In the past year, Cooksey's... Read More

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Aggreko Promotes Haller to Vice President, Canada Business Unit and Marketing

November 14, 2008

HOUSTON (November 11, 2008) - Aggreko plc, the global leader in rental power, temperature control and oil-free compressed air solutions, has promoted Dennis Haller to Vice President, Canada Business Unit and Marketing. Haller has spent the past four years with Aggreko as Vice President, Sales, Marketing and... Read More

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Airgas Names Ellen C. Wolf to Board of Directors

November 14, 2008

RADNOR, PA - November 11, 2008 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Ellen C. Wolf, senior vice president and chief financial officer of American Water (NYSE: AWK), to fill the vacancy created by the untimely passing of Director William O. Albertini in June, 2008. Wolf... Read More

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Leading Rheologist Joins Malvern Team

November 14, 2008

11 November 2008: Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments underlines its commitment to excellence in rheology with the appointment of Samiul Amin who joins the company from Unilever (Port Sunlight), where he provided the technical lead on the application of rheology in product development. As a member of Malvern's Novel... Read More

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October, 2008: Half Century Award Given by Governor Daniels

November 13, 2008

On October 1, 2008, pāco manufacturing® founder, G. Frederick Rexon, Sr. , proudly accepted the Half Century Award from Governor Mitch Daniels, during a ceremony held at the Indiana Statehouse. Also proudly attending the ceremony were President Glen A. Morris, Executive Vice President Robert Daily, long-time... Read More

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Senior Materials Engineer to Speak at ASM Award Night

November 13, 2008

AURORA, IL - - (November 6, 2008) - - Frederick E. Schmidt, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., Technical Director of Materials Engineering at Engineering Systems Inc. (ESI) has been selected by the Philadelphia Chapter of ASM International to be the lecturer on Sauveur Award Night, being held March 19, 2009. Dr. Albert Sauveur, an... Read More

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Marc Rothenberg From Intercept Silver and Jewelry Care Co. Gives Viewers Jewelry Care Tips On Television Program Daily Connections

November 12, 2008

Recently, Marc Rothenberg, President of Intercept Silver and Jewelry Care Co., gave valuable jewelry care tips to viewers of Daily Connections on the EBRU Television Network. Marc Rothenberg, president of Intercept Silver and Jewelry Care Co., an exclusive worldwide distributor of Intercept Technology(TM... Read More

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Johnson Matthey Appoints Jeremy Harris Non-OEM Sales Manager for its Stationary Source Emissions Control (SSEC) Business Unit

November 12, 2008

MALVERN, PA, November 10, 2008 - Johnson Matthey announced today the appointment of Jeremy Harris as Non-OEM Sales Manager for its Stationary Source Emissions Control (SSEC) business unit, as demand for their catalysts and catalytic systems continues to grow. In his new position, Jeremy will be responsible for... Read More

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Hicks to Lead Garlock's Line of Sheet Gasketing

November 11, 2008

Palmyra, N.Y., October 24, 2008 - Garlock Sealing Technologies has promoted Chris Hicks to senior product manager for its extensive line of non- asbestos, high-pressure sheet gasketing and fabricated products. Hicks joined Garlock 12 years ago, and has held positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as... Read More

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Excel Polymers Appoints Marcus A. Pignataro as President / General Manager Asia/Pacific

November 11, 2008

SOLON, Ohio ­ (October 30, 2008) ­ Excel Polymers, LLC announces the promotion of Marcus A. Pignataro to the role of President and General Manager- Asia/Pacific. In this role, Pignataro will be President of EXLP Global (Foshan) and oversee the completion of the construction and start-up phases of the company¹s new... Read More

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Garlock Promotes Stratton to Expansion Joint Product Manager

November 11, 2008

Palmyra, N.Y., October 29, 2008 - Garlock Sealing Technologies promoted Bruce Stratton to product manager for its line of expansion joints. Stratton has worked for Garlock for six years, both in product engineering and manufacturing in its expansion joint operations. Previously he served as engineering manager for... Read More

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Performance Motion Devices, Inc. Names Greg Woods as Company President

November 11, 2008

Experienced industrial controls market leader Greg Woods joins PMD to manage accelerating growth. Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA - Performance Motion Devices has named Greg Woods as President of the Company. Founder Chuck Lewin will continue on as Chairman of the Board and VP of Engineering, focusing his efforts on... Read More

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Rayven Continues to Strengthen Sales Staff: Industry Veteran Jalowitz Latest Douglas Hanson Veteran to Join Rayven

November 11, 2008

ST PAUL, MN (October 27, 2008) - Rayven Inc., a leading provider of laminating, coating and converting services and expertise, announces an addition to its growing sales staff. Debbie Jalowitz joins Rayven as Inside Sales Manager. Jalowitz joins Rayven from Douglas Hanson/Loparex where she held several positions... Read More

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Fiberguide Appoints Gary Churchill as Eastern Regional Manager

November 11, 2008

Churchill to provide direct sales representation and technical assistance to customers Stirling, N.J. (October 27, 2008) - To better accommodate its existing customers and seek out new opportunities, optical fiber manufacturer Fiberguide Industries has appointed Gary Churchill as Eastern Regional... Read More

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David Brotherton Appointed Product Manager for Genie Articulating Boom Product Line

November 11, 2008

Redmond, Wash. (Nov. 10, 2008) - Genie Industries announced today that David Brotherton has been appointed product manager for the Genie® articulating boom product line. He will report to Alan Lofurno, global general manager, aerial boom product line. Brotherton will be responsible for developing strategic... Read More

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RAE Systems Promotes Michael Ownby to Vice President of Finance and Chief Compliance Officer for China Operations

November 10, 2008

SAN JOSE, CA, November 3, 2008 - RAE Systems Inc., a leader in delivering innovative sensor solutions to serve industrial, energy, environmental, and government safety markets worldwide, announces the promotion of Michael Ownby to Vice President of Finance and Chief Compliance Officer - China Operations,effective... Read More

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Dan Timco Appointed to Global Director of Operations at Industrial Scientific

November 10, 2008

PITTSBURGH, PA, USA - 03 Nov 2008 - Industrial Scientific Corporation, a global leader in gas detection and monitoring instruments, systems and related services, is pleased to announce that Dan Timco has been appointed to the position of Global Director of Operations. In this new position, Dan will lead global... Read More

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Wisconsin Infrared Systems Appoints New Vice President

November 10, 2008

November 3, 2008 Wisconsin Infrared Systems (a Wisconsin Oven Corporation company) is proud to announce the appointment of Chris Thomas as Vice President. Chris brings extensive experience in infrared equipment. He has been working in the industry for 15 years in all aspects of sales, construction, and design of... Read More