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Kent Rochford Appointed as New SPIE's CEO

SPIE, International Society for Optics and Photonics appoints Kent Rochford as its CEO after Eugene Arthurs who will be retiring on June 2. Previously Rochford headed up NIST-Boulder Labs and the Communication Technology Laboratory (CTL) in Colorado. Rochford holds a PhD in optical sciences from University of Arizona and a BS in electrical engineering and an MBA from University of Colorado.

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ASC's 2017-2020 Market Report Presents Overview of Mega and Macro Trends and Drivers

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) releases 2017-2020 North American Market Report at 2018 ASC Annual Convention in Miami with the partnership of ChemQuest. The report consists of in-depth qualitative interviews such as buying factors, use trends, unmet needs, switching factors and insights into competitive joining techniques. This report enables its members to make business decisions.

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PMPA Honored 2017 Technical Member Participation Award to CJWinter

Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA) awarded CJWinter (thread roll manufacturer) with 2017 Technical Member Participation Award and Fearnley Procter NS-1™ Accreditation for its contribution in keeping the association innovative and current. CJWinter is a manufacturer of cold-displacement, cylindrical dies and attachments and won this award from a group of eight companies.

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American Fire Sprinkler Association Introduces Patriot Chapter

American Fire Sprinkler Association new Patriot Chapter in New England area. This chapter allows the members in the areas to access technical and legislative information and networking opportunities. Following are the serving member of the new chapter Chad Dubuc , Paul DeLorie, Jack Viola, Bill Wian, Adam Belanger and Wendy Callahan. The team members focus on bringing information, education, new...

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ACGIH® Presents 2018 Awards during May 21-23, 2018 in Philadelphia

ACGIH® will be honoring 2018 awards at American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition (AIHce) to be held at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Following are the award recipients Mark D. Hoover (Herbert E. Stokinger Award), Carl E. Johnson (John J. Bloomfield Award), Robert F. Herrick (Meritorious Achievement award), Bennet I. Omalu (William Steiger award) and Raymond (Ray) B. Hunter (Robert T....

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IPC's PCB Industry Report Shows a Book-to-Bill Ratio of 1.17

IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries®’ findings on the North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program shows that increase in the order growth and book-to-bill ratio. According to the findings of February 2018, PCB bookings in February increased 7.2 percent year-over-year whereas the shipments in February 2018 were up 8.8 percent.

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IPC's Survey Shows Positive Score on Electronics Industry

IPC announced the results for the first quarter of Electronics Industry survey at IPC APEX EXPO 2018 in San Diego on February 28. This survey shows a positive scoring in sales and business climate. The average sales of the past three quarters project an increase with comparison to the previous year. The reports were produced based on the measurement of eight business indicators for generating...

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AAMA Presents Brochure with Cleaning and Maintenance Tips for Windows, Doors and Skylights

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association, AAMA, has revised and re-issued an educational brochure entitled “Caring for Your Windows, Doors and Skylights.” The six-panel, fold-out brochure is meant to extend the lifespan and performance of windows, doors and skylights by providing tips regarding regular care, proper cleaning and maintenance of the products.  These include glass...

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ONVIF Invites Open Source Application Developers to Video Streaming Challenge

ONVIF conducts Open Source Spotlight Challenge (technology competition) for developing open source applications for IP video streaming applications. This online challenge makes developers to connect to online prototype cameras with Profile T functionality for Uniview for the challenge. The winners will be selected on based on the innovation, viability of implementation, functionality and...

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supplyFORCE Announces 10 Excellence Awards

supplyFORCE has announced 10 excellence awards for 2018 to its owner-member distributors and manufacturer partners who demonstrated excellence and delivered value to customers. The awards include: best conversion, sales leadership, an Owner-Member of the Year award for the electrical, industrial, pipe, valves and fittings, and government sales divisions, as well as a new award for Canadian...

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