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New Report Offers Road Map to US Hydrogen Energy Leadership

Long Beach, CA (November 6, 2019) – A coalition of major oil & gas, power, automotive, fuel cell, and hydrogen companies have come together to develop a Road Map to a US Hydrogen Economy. This comprehensive Road Map details how the U.S. can expand its global energy leadership, by scaling up activity in the rapidly emerging and evolving hydrogen economy, as policy makers and industry work...

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AIM & Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) Announce Liaison

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | November 5, 2019 | AIM, the trusted worldwide industry association for the automatic identification industry, providing unbiased information, educational resources and standards for nearly half a century, has announced a partnership with the Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC), the world’s leading organization transforming business and society by accelerating the...

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AIM Opens Japan Facility for Growing International Membership

AIM, association for the automatic identification industry, providing unbiased information, educational resources and standards for nearly half a century, announces the creation of Japan facility to meet the needs of growing international membership. AIM Japan will offer opportunities to individuals and organizations affiliated with automatic identification and data capture technologies and...

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ASA Launches Executive and Employee Compensation Survey

ASA and its regional affiliates will collaborate with other industrial distribution associations to conduct a comprehensive executive and employee compensation survey, including a volume especially for the PHCP-PVF wholesaler-distribution channel. The final report will be released in early spring 2020. This survey help companies in knowing whether they are paying their employees fairly, which...

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PTDA Foundation Announces Wendy B. McDonald Award to Sandy Sullivan

PTDA Foundation honors Wendy B. McDonald Wendy B. McDonald Award to Sandy Sullivan. She established herself as a critical contributor to her company’s success and has affected positive change within the power transmission/motion control industry. Sandy joined Nidec Motor Corporation/U.S. Motors in 2003 and rose from a role in business development to her most recent position as national account...

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ABC Analysis Shows Increased GDP Growth Despite Reduction in Nonresident Investment

Associated Builders and Contractors publishes its analysis on national nonresidential construction spending. The report shows 1.9% increase in the third quarter of 2019 despite contracting levels of nonresidential investment. Nonresidential fixed investment declined at a 3% annual rate in the third quarter after declining at a 1% rate in the second quarter. The annual rate for nonresidential...

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ABC Releases Construction Unemployment Rates for September

According to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data releases by Associated Builders and Contractors the construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 48 states, rose in two states on a year-over-year basis. Trend of declining growth in construction employment continues and the construction unemployment rates for all 50 states were below 10%. The construction industry...

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SAE International Announces Winners of Student and Young Professional Technical Paper Competition

SAE International announces four winners of its first annual SAE Student and Young Professional Technical Paper Competition. The winners will have their papers published by SAE and will have the opportunity to present their work alongside other industry experts. The winners of the competition are: Mehar Bade, doctoral student at West Virginia University, Simeon Iliev, research engineer at the...

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U.S. Jobs and Investments at Risk with Higher Costs from U.S. and Chinese Tariffs

U.S. electronics manufacturers are troubled by the higher tariffs imposed by the United States and China on each other’s imports, as a result some are investing less in the United States and hiring fewer workers. These are the results of a survey conducted by IPC, which queried its U.S. members between September 25 and October 2, 2019. Companies report they have seen tariff increases on 31...

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