Georgia Manufacturing Alliance

GMA Experiences Continued Growth in 1st Quarter of 2019

The Georgia Manufacturing Alliance has launched new initiatives in the Q1 such as historical coffee table book and “Today in Manufacturing” Radio show. Some of the highlights of the Q1 include manufacturing success in Georgia, addition of membership director, administrative assistant and 60 new members with 330 member companies across the state and produced January edition of Georgia...

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Nordson Corporation

Nordson Corporation Wins the Carlsbad Business Achievement & Distinction Award for Community Footprint

Demonstrated commitment to a positive community legacy Carlsbad, CA, USA - 23 April 2019 - Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN) announces that it has received the Carlsbad Business Achievement & Distinction (CBAD) Award for Community Footprint Forprofit from the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, Carlsbad, CA. The Community Footprint Award is given to the company that best demonstrates a commitment...

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Lockheed Martin Receives $362 Million Contract for Multiple Launch Rocket System Launcher (M270A2) Recapitalization

DALLAS, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin a $362 million contract to recapitalize 50 of the U.S. Army's Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) launchers. The U.S. Army's MLRS recapitalization effort will eventually upgrade its existing fleet of 225 MLRS M270A1 launchers, and 160 decommissioned M270A0's slated for de-militarization, to M270A2s....

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Ardagh Group Awarded ENERGY STAR® Plant Certifications

INDIANAPOLIS, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardagh Group, Glass – North America, a division of Ardagh Group, was awarded three ENERGY STAR® plant certifications for superior energy performance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – the only U.S. glass container manufacturer to earn this recognition. The three Ardagh Group glass manufacturing facilities, located...

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Tupperware Corporation

Tupperware Brands Reinforces Sustainability Commitment with Introduction of New Circular Material Made from Mixed Plastic Waste

Tupperware Brands to introduce certified circular polymers, a new renewable material manufactured by SABIC ORLANDO, Fla., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP), a leading global marketer of premium, innovative food preparation, storage and serving solutions for the kitchen and home, today announced its collaboration with SABIC, a global leader in the...

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Catamaran Resource Center Opens Near Baton Rouge

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Catamaran Industrial Services, a division of Catamaran Solutions, announced the opening of a Resource Center in Gonzales, Louisiana. Located at 1425 South Purpera Avenue, the facility will act as a center for Catamaran's staffing, onboarding, training and testing activities. "The Gonzales resource center embodies our commitment to...

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Microvi

Microvi Wins Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year at Global Water Awards in London

HAYWARD, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microvi Biotech Inc. announced today that they won Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year at the Global Water Awards held at the Natural History Museum in London, UK on April 9. Established in 2006 by Global Water Intelligence, the awards recognize the most important achievements in the international water industry within several...

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Valvoline Announces Opening of Acquired Company-Owned Quick-Lube Service Center in Greater Detroit

New location marks company's 49th company-owned service center in Michigan and expands company's network of more than 1,300 company-owned and franchised quick lube locations LEXINGTON, Ky., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Valvoline Inc. – a leading worldwide supplier of premium branded lubricants and automotive services – announced today that is has acquired a quick lube location...

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Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc.

Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc. Announces the Creation of a New Biopolymers Division Headquartered in Houston, Texas to Start Selling Plant-Based Degradable Plastic Compounds in the United States

HOUSTON, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ -- Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc. is proud to announce the creation of the new Biopolymers Division based in Houston. Kaneka's PHBH is a plant-based product that offers both flexibility and heat resistance. It is produced via a novel bio-fermentation process which uses renewable plant oils as feed stock. Our products are not only bio-based and bio-compostable...

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