National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)

North American EBCIs indicate conducive economic environment.

NEMA's Electroindustry Business Confidence Index (EBCI) for current North American conditions dropped to 52.4 in June and has retreated 20+ points since reaching post-recession high in February. However, index continues to indicate economic environment conducive to industry growth as it has for each of last 9 months. EBCI for future North American conditions also lowered in June, falling nearly...

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ASTM International

ASTM Cavanaugh Award honors Dr. Anthony E. Fiorato.

Anthony E. Fiorato, Ph.D., P.E., consultant and executive director of Slag Cement Association, Barrington, IL, has been honored with 2012 William T. Cavanaugh Memorial Award for outstanding leadership and contributions in promoting and strengthening national and international voluntary standards system. An ASTM fellow and Award of Merit recipient, Fiorato has been a member of ASTM since 1980 and...

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ASTM International

ASTM International presents Award of Merit to Stephen J. Boros.

Stephen J. Boros, technical director at Plastics Pipe Institute in Irving, TX, has received ASTM International Award of Merit and title of fellow from Committee F17 on Plastic Piping Systems. A member of ASTM since 1990, Boros works on several F17 subcommittees and task groups and is chairman of Subcommittee F17.38, the Technical Advisory Group to ISO TC 138 on Plastics Pipes, Fittings and Valves...

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EquipNet, Inc.

EquipNet to Auction Entire Contents of Closed Clorox Facility

July 17 Online Auction of a Clorox Automotive Care Liquid Packaging Facility: Featuring Mixing & Bottling Equipment Previously Used in the Manufacturing of Car Wax, Wheel Cleaner, Car Wash, Windshield Washer Fluid & More! Canton, MA: EquipNet is partnering with Clorox to auction off the manufacturing assets of a closed automotive care liquid packaging facility in...

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McAlpin Industries

McAlpin Industries Named to FAB 40 List of Top U.S. Metal Fabricators

ROCHESTER, NY - McAlpin Industries, Inc., a leading supplier of precision sheet metal products, assemblies and services, has been recognized as one of the most successful U.S. metal fabricating companies." The company was ranked number sixteen by "The FABRICATOR®" magazine's annual FAB 40 survey, and is the only Rochester-based manufacturer to make the list. "The FAB 40 emphasizes the vital...

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Gulf Controls Company, LLC

New Facilities for Action Hydraulics Improve Productivity and Increase Business

Tampa, Florida Action Hydraulics, a division of Gulf Controls Company, LLC, is a hydraulic repair, rebuilding and testing center based in the Greater Miami area. It is a professionally run company with highly trained technical staff, with the resources and capabilities to repair everything from of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, to pumps, motors and valves. In a recent move aimed at bettering...

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Polygon Solutions, Inc.

Polygon Solutions Inc. is Joining the Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association

Polygon Solutions Inc. is announcing that it is joining the Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association. One purpose of the Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association is to bring manufacturers together to encourage the economic development of Southwest Florida through manufacturing. Polygon's growth as a leader in rotary broaching technology prompted the move. Polygon Solutions Inc. is a small...

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Airgas Names National Branch of the Year Winners for 2012

RADNOR, PA - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced the winners of its National Branch of the Year trophies, which honor the best of its more than 875 local branches nationwide. The company named two winners in both the large and small branch categories. The winners, based on fiscal 2012 performance, were the Salisbury, NC branch in the National Welders region and the Stockton, CA branch in the...

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EAO Corporation

EAO Is Your Resource for HMI Systems Design

Milford, CT - EAO Corporation of Milford, CT USA, a premier global supplier of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Systems and Components, announces enhanced design and manufacturing capabilities for innovative control panels and input devices for industrial applications. From factory floor to public use, EAO's HMI Systems are used by the world's leading companies, like Siemens and Audi. EAO can...

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Niceware International Partners with Wasatch Computer Technology for Color Management and Printing Software

BROOKFIELD, Wis.- Niceware International, LLC, a software solution provider, joins forces with Wasatch Computer Technology, LLC, an industry-leading developer of RIP & Print Management software. Wasatch SoftRIP for Niceware is a color management and printing package that manages consistent color across a wide range of materials and applications. This color print management softwareis designed for...

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