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Technical Program focuses on conserving natural resources.

With extended technical program, annual ASHRAE meeting in Long Beach, CA offers attendees increased options for professional development. Centered around theme of Conserving Natural Resource Use in Buildings, program takes place June 24-27 at Long Beach Convention Center. Extended session on June 27 allows for in-depth presentations in Commissioning, Data Center Cooling, Environmental Health,...

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AIA unveils digital practice documents.

With C106(TM)-2007 Digital Data Licensing Agreement and E201(TM)-2007 Digital Data Protocol Exhibit, contracting parties can share digital data in accordance with agreed-upon protocols for transmission, format, and data use. Documents address concern in design and construction industry of transmitting data in digital working environment and maintaining control over its future use. Using digital...

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AIA Convention emphasizes importance of building green.

Hosting 21,640 registrants and 844 exhibitors, AIA 2007 National Convention and Design Expo in San Antonio concluded with keynote presentation by former VP Al Gore on importance of architects to take all necessary steps to help curb climate change. Dr. David Suzuki, environmentalist and author, also addressed convention about steps people can take to help lead a more sustainable lifestyle with...

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AISC Specifications are available in electronic format.

Access to all versions of the AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings introduced from 1923 to 2005 is now available to AISC members through AISC's ePubs at www.aisc.org/epubs. Complete compendium is also available on CD-ROM, which includes index that lists specifications in chronological order, and which includes date of approval, complete title, and in which version of the AISC Manual...

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AAMA President and CEO to moderate panel at AWFS Fair.

Rich Walker, President and CEO of AAMA, will moderate the Window and Door Trends and Opportunities, panel during the AWFS Fair in Las Vegas. Sponsored by Door & Window Manufacturer magazine, the seminar is slated for Wednesday, July 18th and will include Val Brushaber of Hurd Windows and Doors and Scott Shober of Ducker Worldwide. AAMA members will receive a 10% discount on all seminars, accessed...

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NEMA approves AADCO as new member.

NEMA Board of Governors Executive Committee has unanimously approved AADCO Medical, Inc. for NEMA membership, and AADCO will participate within the Diagnostic Imaging and Therapy Systems Division. Robert L. Marchione, President of AADCO Medical, Inc. said that new product development will involve the control and use of electricity and electronics, and that NEMA institutional membership is...

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Material Handling Show is scheduled for April 21-24, 2008.

Scheduled at Cleveland's I-X Center, NA 2008 will showcase over 150,000 sq ft of exhibits from over 400 suppliers of material handling and logistics solutions for manufacturing, distribution, and warehousing operations. To help attendees find solutions they need, show floor will be divided into solution-specific sections. NA2008 will also include conference with keynotes and educational sessions...

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MHIA announces dates for ProMat 2009.

Planned for January 12-15, 2009 at Chicago's McCormick Place South, ProMat 2009 will include over 700 exhibitors on 300,000 sq ft show floor. Show will represent all segments of material handling and logistics industry, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems. To help attendees find solutions they need, show floor will be divided into solution-specific sections....

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AAMA Membership exceeds 300 companies.

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has added 18 new members in 2007, according to president and CEO Rich Walker. Since April, national members that have joined include Ciralight, Inc. of Park City, Utah, GIESSE GSG International SPA of Budrio, Italy, Sheffield Plastics, Inc. of Sheffield, Massachusetts, and Weiss Chemie of Haiger, Germany. New England Woodworking of...

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NCMS helps companies identify future opportunities.

Su-Dan Corporation has participated in NCMS technology roadmapping workshop to identify areas of product diversification and new market development. As a result of a grant from Department of Labor, NCMS trained Su-Dan Corporation engineers in how to apply lean product development techniques to improve competitive advantage in international marketplace. Lean Product Development Initiative offered...

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