Regal Beloit Corporation

Regal Beloit Corporation to Present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Industrial and A&D Conference

(Beloit, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) will be presenting at the Jefferies 2012 Global Industrial and A&D Conference on August 8, 2012 at 8:00am EDT. The presentation will be webcast and can be accessed at: An archive of the audio webcast will be available for 90 days following the presentation at the link referenced above or on the Company's...

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Hydro Aluminum Technology Center

Hydro to Close Monett Extrusion Plant, Add Operations in Phoenix

LINTHICUM, Md. - -- Hydro is making adjustments to the structure of its aluminum extrusion network in the United States. The company has today announced that it will cease extrusion operations at its facility in Missouri, and that it will bring new fabrication activities to its plant in Arizona. The Monett-based plant, located in the southwest part of Missouri, was built in 1964 and acquired by...

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Technetics PTFE & Polymer Solutions

Technetics Group Names Sales Managers for Oil and Gas Sector

Houston, Tex.- Cindy Krishna and John Vozniak have joined the Technetics Group as senior market managers for its oil and gas, valve (OGV) and industrial team, reporting to Chad Thomas, director of sales. Krishna will manage all OGV-related sales activity in the U.K. and Scandinavia, increasing the group's focus and presence in this market. She comes to Technetics from Emerson Electric Company,...

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Peter Borden Transitions based on AMT merger success.

AMT (Association For Manufacturing Technology) announced that Peter Borden, past President of AMTDA and current Strategic Integration Officer of AMT, will be leaving the association as of August 31, 2012. In comment, Borden said It was my intention to stay and support the organization until all of our operations were successfully integrated." AMT president Douglas K. Woods expressed gratitude...

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Industry/Economic Conference hosts fluid power industry leaders.

In Oak Brook, IL from August 20-22, 2012 NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) will host record number of NFPA member companies, invited guests, and other fluid power-related industry professionals. Event will feature industry experts sharing analyses and hard data needed to stay focused in present and future economic environment. Regarding content, conference will examine industry...

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BIO supports Renewable Chemical Production Tax Credit Act.

BIO thanked Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) for introducing the Qualifying Renewable Chemical Production Tax Credit Act of 2012, which provides renewable chemical and bio-based products access to tax credits that are available to other industries. According to Stabenow, these tax cuts are critical to the future of domestic bio-based companies. Legislation will help spur innovation, grow the...

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National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)

NEMA CEO appointed to serve on Federal Advisory Committee.

NEMA President and CEO Evan Gaddis was appointed to serve on Federal Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness, which will advise Secretary of Commerce on development and administration of programs and policies to expand U.S. exports of goods, services, and technology in accordance with applicable U.S. regulations. This work will strongly support efforts to expand U.S. exports of goods...

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BIO Urges EPA and Congress to stay on course with RFS.

BIO president and CEO Jim Greenwood has made his statement regarding letter sent by 156 Members of the House of Representatives to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, where they urged EPA to reduce federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). After saying RFS is working" and "setting a clear path for U.S. energy security, reduced reliance on foreign oil, and a cleaner, healthier environment," Greenwood...

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BIO Thanks Senators for extending tax policy.

BIO thanked Senators Max Baucus (D-MT) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) as well as Senate Finance Committee for including Cellulosic Biofuels Producer Tax Credit (PTC), Accelerated Depreciation Allowance for Cellulosic Biofuel Plant Property, algae biofuels addition in tax extenders package, and extending R/D tax credit for 2 years. In his statement, BIO's Jim Greenwood said Advanced biofuel and renewable...

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Hart Communication Foundation

WirelessHART Networks exceed 8,000 at major manufacturing sites.

More than 8,000 WirelessHART® networks are installed in major manufacturing sites worldwide, signifying widespread acceptance of WirelessHART standard by process automation industry. WirelessHART standard supports self-organizing, full multi-hop and multi-path mesh topologies and requires no specialized tools or expert communication protocol settings for deployment. To protect network and...

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