Badger Plug

Badger Plug Acquires Homa Plastics

(Greenville, Wis.)- - Badger Plug Company, the world’s leading producer of roll protection products, has acquired Joseph Homa Consultants Inc. of Westmount, Quebec, Canada. Founded in 1977, Joseph Homa Consultant Inc. supplied plastic core plugs to paper mills and converting operations located mostly in and around Quebec. According to Tom Duffy, national sales manager for Badger Plug, “This...

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Crescent Industries

Crescent Industries is Now FDA Registerd

Providing the ability to manufacture complete medical device finished goods. New Freedom, PA- – Crescent Industries has announced they are now FDA Registered. FDA registration was required because they manufacture some finished goods for their customers and are the last to touch the medical device before use. By becoming FDA Registered, they see this as an opportunity to grow in the medical...

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Tooling U-SME releases Manufacturing Insights Report.

According to Tooling U-SME’s Manufacturing Insights Report: Winning Practices of World-Class Companies, conducted by MPI Group,- world-class companies are outperforming others in large part because they manage and train differently. One of the main findings of report is that there are dramatic execution gaps between high executive awareness of the importance of continuous improvement,...

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National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)

NEMA White Paper covers lighting controls terminology.

NEMA has published NEMA LSD 64-2014 Lighting Controls Terminology, which was originally published in 2012, and was updated to clarify terminology related to daylight responsive controls. Goal of LSD 64 is for NEMA definitions to ultimately be used as definitive reference for codes, standards, and legislation. This will eliminate creation of new meanings for already defined terms, minimize...

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FAA awards environmental grant to South Bend Airport.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced $2 million FAA grant to South Bend International Airport to reduce emissions and improve air quality by installing a geothermal heating and cooling system at the airport through FAA’s Voluntary Airport Low Emission program. New system will reduce airport’s natural gas operating needs by nearly 4 million cubic feet/year, resulting in...

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Indium Corporation Technology Expert Presents at IPC Seminar in Shenyang

Indium Corporation’s Pony Liao, area technical manager for Northern China, presented at the IPC Shenyang Seminar in August in Shenyang, China. Liao’s presentation, Indium’s Advanced Technology and Materials, discussed benefits of three recent innovations in electronics assembly materials: • BiAgX-®, replacements for high-Pb solder pastes which will be phased out by the end of 2016 •...

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Cope Plastics

Cope Plastics, Inc. Re-certified as a Woman Business Enterprise

Cope Plastics, Inc. is pleased to announce its’ re-certification as a Woman-Owned Business by the National Women Business Owners Corporation (NWBOC). Cope Plastics, Inc. has been Woman-Owned since 2004, and first became certified in August of 2012. “Certification provides a marketing opportunity for women-owned business enterprises to participate in outreach programs,” says Jane Saale,...

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Gamry Instruments

Gamry Instruments to Attend Electrochemistry 2014

Gamry Instruments is proud to be an exhibitor at Electrochemistry 2014, Basic Science and Key Technology for Future Applications Philadelphia, PA USA, September 12, 2014 Gamry Instruments, designer and manufacturer of electrochemical instruments, will be an exhibitor at Electrochemistry 2014– September 22-24, 2014 in Mainz, Germany. The meeting is being held at Johannes...

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SC Fastening Systems

Scott Filips and Chuck Domonkos, Owners of SC Fastening Systems, Win ESGR Above and Beyond Award

SC Fastening Systems Honored by Department of Defense for Extraordinary Support of Employees Serving in the Ohio Guard and Reserve (Columbus, Ohio) – Ohio Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, announced today that SC Fastening Systems was honored with an Above and Beyond Award in recognition of extraordinary support of its employees who serve in the...

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