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ANSER Receives DoD CIO Contract to Provide Analytical Services

ANSER-Not-for-profit Corporation has been awarded with $29.6 million contract for providing analytical expertise to Department of Defense Chief Information Officer. The services focus on offering secure and mission-enabling, control, communication and computer capabilities to the warfighter. ANSER offers strategic planning, capital/budget planning, capability assessments and analysis...

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MWFPA Elects James Knetsch as Chairman of Board of Directors

Midwest Food Products Association names James Knetsch, vice president of operations for Del Monte Foods as chairman of MWFPA board of directors. Knetsch will be assuming leadership of MWFPA’s governing body and will preside over quarterly meetings of the board of directors. He was a member of association’s board since 2014 having served as vice-chairman this year. The association also...

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Bryan Cox President and CEO Leaves MABC

The Mining Association of British Columbia proclaims the departure of Bryan Cox in mid-February 2019. Cox started his career at MABC as Vice President of corporate affairs in 2014 and as president and CEO in 2017. He introduced a strategy for MABC highlighting the significance of maintaining a competitive mining sector in B.C. and role of B.C.’s in mining industry in low carbon economy.

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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in January Shows an Increase in Construction Employment

The Associated Builders and Contractors' analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data on construction employment shows an increase of 52,000 new net jobs in January. The overall industry employment has increased by 338,000 net jobs on a yearly basis which is 4.7 percent growth. According to the report nonresidential construction employment grew by 28,600 net new positions on a monthly...

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AAMA InstallationMasters Program Focuses on New Construction Applications

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association plans instructor training classes for new segment of InstallationMasters program. The program focuses on new construction applications. The training will be conducted during April 8-11 and Sept. 9-12. The InstallationMasters Replacement programs aimed on replacement and retrofit applications. The programs address water management, installation...

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BC LNG Alliance Appoints Bryan Cox as New President and CEO

BC LNG Alliance welcomes Bryan Cox as its new President and CEO from mid-February. Cox started his career in Victoria working for the ministries of health and education for B.C. government. Bryan holds position of president and COE at MABC where he joined MABC in 2014 as vice-president of corporate affairs. He also served as vice-president at Western Canada for Canada’s National Brewers.

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NEMA VT P1-2018 White Paper Focuses on the Benefits of Volt-VAR Technologies

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association’s VT P1-2018- The Value of Volt-VAR Technologies covers the cost benefits of optimization and control of Volt-VAR technologies, integration of distributed energy sources and industry regulations and standards. The white paper was developed by Distribution Automation Section of the NEMA representing manufacturers of the components and systems...

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ACGIH Ratifies 2019 Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substance and Physical Agents

ACGIH® Board of Directors ratifies 2019 Threshold Limit Values (TLVs®) for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs®) and approves recommendations for adding to NIC. The NIC includes the substances and physical agents whose a limit/BEI® is proposed for the first time. The notice solicits suggestions for substances that are to be considered for TLV and BEIs...

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