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AIM Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to Clive Hohberger

AIM-Association for automatic identification industry announces a Lifetime Achievement Award to industry pioneer Clive P. Hohberger. He has been a working as a developer, collaborator, author and executive for the development of automatic identification and data capture technology in barcode and radio frequency identification. Previously Hohberger served as chairman of AIM, Inc. Board of...

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America Makes and ANSI Releases Latest Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

Latest Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing version 2.0 is presented in Frankfurt, Germany at Formnext Conference by America makes and ANSI. This roadmap is designed to coordinate and accelerate development of industry-wide additive manufacturing standards and specifications. This event brings together leading experts from industry, research institutions, standard developing...

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National Association of Chemical Distributor Members Gather to Discuss on Business Success

National Association of Chemical Distributor’s 600 members meet at 47th Annual Meeting at Carlsbad, CA. The association’s lineup of expert speakers and panelists discuss on issues faced in chemical distributions, impacts of nationwide trucking shortage and generating on sales edge. The annual meeting focuses on how person, every process, every operation and every standard counts for the...

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NEMA Appreciates U.S. Customs and Border Protection for Seizing Wall Chargers with Counterfeit UL Marking

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) commends U. S. CBP vigilant efforts in preventing counterfeit electrical goods and for ensuring that imports do not pose any threat to citizens. The counterfeit electrical products fail to perform properly and cause significant public health and safety issues. The NEMA and Electrical Safety Foundation International urge that purchased...

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NFPA Annual Conference 2019 Focuses on Networking and Education

The NFPA Annual Conference 2019 will be held at Montage Laguna Beach in Laguna Beach, California on March 5-7. The participants of the conference include leaders from the fluid power industry. The conference includes sessions from Fred Harburg, Barry Lawrence and Jeremy Drury. The session are on diverse topics like how to maximize their leadership impact through authenticity and how to use of...

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PTDA 2018 Industry Summit is Focused on IIoT Future and Creating Opportunities

The PTDA 2018 Industry Summit held during October 17-20 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs had participants of over 700 from power transmission/ motion control (PT/MC) industry. This summit helped in learning about the future and elevating connection that helps in building the networks. It also includes presentation of awards to Ken Miko (Warren Pike Award), Ellen Holladay (Wendy B. McDonald...

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AAMA Updates Standard Heat Build-Up Evaluation Test Methods

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association made changes to the document on ‘Voluntary Test Method for Laboratory Heat Build-Up Effects on Fenestration Products’. The changes in the document include aligning section 7.3.2.1 to ASTM D4803 and the D4803 is also referenced in AAMA 303 (Voluntary Specification for Rigid PVC Exterior Profiles). The document describes standardized test...

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PTDA Names Ken Miko as Warren Pike Award Recipient

Power Transmission Distributors Association honored Ken Miko as 28th recipient of Warren Pike Award for lifetime achievement in power transmission/motion control industry. The award was given during the PTDA’s annual meeting during PTDA Industry Summit in Colorado Springs, Colo., on October 19, 2018. He had served 25 years as volunteer to PTDA Foundation and was a member of PTDA Board of...

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IUVA Focuses on Research and Commercialization of Ultraviolet Technology

The International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) formed a group for research and commercialization of UV technology for food growth, production and transport applications. The UV Solutions for Food and Beverage Safety working group is headed by industry and government experts Peter Gordon and Tatiana Koutchma. The group proactively responds to continued public health concerns about foodborne...

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American Fire Sprinkler Association Releases Its Schedule for Beginning Fire Sprinkler System Planning School

The American Fire Sprinkler Association scheduled seven 2019 sessions for January 14-25, February 25-March 8, April 22-May 3, June 3-14, August 19-30, October 7-18, and November 11–22. The Beginning Fire Sprinkler System Planning School teaches important elements of system layout according to Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems (NFPA 13). The attendees will be provided with tools...

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