COHERENT Enters into Agreement to Acquire ROFIN-SINAR
Creates Stronger, More Diversified Business with Accelerated Innovation and Enhanced Scale Transaction Valued at Approximately $942 Million, Expected to Be Accretive to EPS in First Full Year Following Close Conference Call at 2:00 PM Pacific Time Today SANTA CLARA, Calif. and PLYMOUTH, Mich. and HAMBURG, Germany –- Coherent, Inc. ( Coherent ) (NASDAQ:COHR), a world leader in lasers and...Read More »
OFS Fiber Optic Products Gain Recognition by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews
Norcross, GA –- OFS, a leading edge designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network solutions, announced today that two of its products are being recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews. In these reviews, the company’s LaserWave-® FLEX WideBand Multimode Fiber received a score of 4.5 out of 5 points and the InvisiLight-® Optical Solutions earned a score of...Read More »
International Products Corporation Exhibits at Made in New Jersey Day
Burlington, New Jersey, USA. – International Products Corporation (IPC) was one of 29 hand-picked exhibitors at the New Jersey Business Industry Association (NJBIA) sponsored “Made in New Jersey Day” held on March 14, 2016 at the State House in Trenton, NJ. NJBIA's “Made in New Jersey Day” is a celebration of New Jersey's manufacturing industry, featuring 29 manufacturers from...Read More »
Cambridge Engineering Engages Customers With Two New Communications Tools
Manufacturer launches in-house video studio and blog to connect with customers St. Louis, MO – Cambridge Engineering has created two new methods to engage end users and specifiers of its energy efficient heating products.- This month, the manufacturer launched an in-house video production suite, Wow Studio, which joins its Fresh Air Stream blog in the commercial promotion of its products and...Read More »
IBT's New CEO Continues to Focus on Customer Service
IBT Industrial Solutions is excited to announce that Mike Flannery has taken over as CEO and President of the company—a move which translates to better service levels for customers as the company moves forward. “Mike was our first choice because he really understands the importance of our relationships with our customers, suppliers, and team members here at IBT,” said Stephen Cloud,...Read More »
Free ANSI Open Source Event looks at standards community impact.
Open Source, Open Standards, Open Minds will take place April 15, 2016 in Washington, DC. Hosted by ANSI in partnership with American University and George Washington University Law School, this event will feature keynote by Intel's McCoy Smith, 15 speakers,- and- 3 interactive panel sessions: Industry Impact; The Right Tool for the Job: Traditional Standards, Open Source, and...Read More »
ANSI Opens Nominations for 2016 Leadership and Service Awards.
ANSI seeks nominations for 2016 Leadership and Service Awards, which honor individuals who have made significant contributions to voluntary consensus standardization and conformity assessment programs and consistently demonstrated- commitment to industry, nation, and- global standards system enhancement. There are- 11 awards open for nominations, which are due by June 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm...Read More »
BIO Makes Statement on Workforce Authorities Modernization Act.
In his statement regarding- introduction of- FDA and NIH Workforce Authorities Modernization Act by Senators Alexander and Murray, BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood said- provided common sense hiring authorities and tools therein would help FDA recruit, hire and retain world-class scientific and technical experts. - He called improvements in HR management and capability essential and...Read More »
NIST Researchers accelerate antimicrobial activity screening.
Posted in AMB Express, Automation of Antimicrobial Activity Screening by researchers from NIST show that automated techniques commonly used to screen new drugs for mammalian cell toxicity could also- accelerate antimicrobial discovery. NIST researcher Samuel Forry and his team adapted- high-throughput screening robot for antimicrobial testing, and results were indistinguishable from those...Read More »
FLC Honors NIST's Willie May and IAQ researchers.
Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC) named Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and NIST Director Willie E. May as its Laboratory Director of the Year for 2016. Also recognized by FLC, NIST engineering team was honored with- 2016 Excellence in Technology Transfer Award- for computer simulation program that predicts air and contaminant movement within...Read More »