Intel Corp.

Intel Completes Acquisition of Altera

SANTA CLARA, Calif.Â- – Intel Corporation (“Intel”) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Altera Corporation (“Altera”), a leading provider of field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology. The acquisition complements Intel’s leading-edge product portfolio and enables new classes of products in the high-growth data center and Internet of Things (IoT) market...

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Kraton Polymers U.S., LLC

Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Announces Anticipated Timing for Acquisition of Arizona Chemical Company

HOUSTON - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA) announced today that its current expectation is that it will consummate the previously announced acquisition of Arizona Chemical Company in early January 2016. The Company expects the financing in connection with the acquisition to be at a cost consistent with that previously announced and that it therefore will be at a cost consistent with...

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Transcat, Inc.

Transcat Expands Services Business with Acquisition of Spectrum Technologies

ROCHESTER, NY - Transcat, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNS) (“Transcat” or the “Company”), a leading provider of accredited calibration and compliance services and distributor of professional grade handheld test, measurement and control instrumentation, announced today that it has acquired Spectrum Technologies, Inc. ( Spectrum") for $11.25 million in cash. The transaction will be effective December...

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LSI Industries Inc.

LSI Industries Introduces Four New Leadership Additions

LSI enthusiastically introduces four new additions to its ever-expanding team of seasoned Lighting Solutions Sales professionals. Jaret Goforth (jaret.goforth@lsi-industries.com) has been appointed Regional Sales Manager for the North Central United States for LSI's Commercial Industrial segment. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI agencies in the states...

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SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC Silicone Parts Announces the Launch of Their New Website

SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC a global leading manufacturer of silicone injection molded parts, overmolded and 2-shot injection molded parts is pleased to announce the launch of their new website and invites everyone to explore the updated site and functionality. The SIMTEC Silicone Parts website had a soft launch on December 15th, 2015 and replaced the old site with a new and streamlined look as...

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move spotlights achievements and advancements.

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting achievements, advancements, and contributions to standards community. ANSIASQ National Accreditation Board announced 2 staff changes following acquisition of Accreditation Services Bureau, doing business as Laboratory Accreditation Bureau. Doug Leonard, formerly president and CEO of LAB, will become VP of combined...

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Hydraulic Institute

HI Announces Date pump vibration webinar training session.

Hydraulic Institute (HI) webinar, Vibration Measurement and Allowable Values for Rotodynamic Pumps, will be presented by William Marscher, and training will take place January 19, 2016 at 1:00 pm ET. Attendees will gain insight into critical measurements made on non-rotating components of rotodynamic pumps. In addition to applicable vibration measurements, session will expound upon use of...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI launches services industry standards resource.

ANSI has launched web page that provides access to updated information, events, and resources related to broad array of standards and conformance activities that impact the services industry. Among the offerings are an overview and proceedings from the recent ANSI Conference: Standards and the Service Economy." Page also features links to recent ANSI news articles related to services standards,...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI Welcomed 16 New Members in December 2015.

In December 2015, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) welcomed 16 new members: Alabama Technology Network; Ayla Networks; Cell Signaling Technology, Inc.; Crown Equipment Corporation; Dana Holding Corporation; Evolv, Inc.; Futaba Indiana of America Corporation; Ingredion, Inc.;Â-  Kloeckner Metals; Lumenpulse Lighting Inc.; Mayo Clinic; Milliken & Company; Particle Measuring...

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Nanoworld Particles carve straight channels in semiconductors.

In the nanoworld, tiny particles of gold can operate like snow blowers, churning through surface layers ofÂ- semiconductors to dig unerringly straight paths. This trenching capability, reported by scientists from NIST and IBM, is an important addition to  self-assembly" methods that researchers aim to harness for making useful devices. Applications include integrating lasers,...

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