Simrit Initiates Distribution Program in North America

Sixty-two companies named as members of Global Distribution network WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. – Simrit launched its North American Distribution program today at its inaugural Preferred Distributor Conference held at the Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel, Fla. Although the Preferred Distributor program has successfully operated overseas for a number of years, the company is naming its first group of...

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Indium Corporation Technology Experts to Give Workshop on Composite Preforms

Indium Corporation’s Jordan Ross, Senior Product Manager – Engineered Solders and Thermal Materials, and Dr. Weiping Liu, Research Metallurgist, will present a workshop on Composite Solder Preforms for High Temperature Pb-free Die Attach on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the Semiconductor Thermal Management and Measurement Symposium (Semi-Therm) in San Jose, CA. High temperature Pb-free solder...

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Focus on Takeover of Flexotecnica in Italy

Focus on takeover of Flexotecnica in Italy Healthy finances make it possible for Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) to invest in growth markets. Following the entry into the promising digital print market at Drupa 2012 with an inkjet web press produced at KBA's main plant in Würzburg, the takeover of Flexotecnica in Tavazzano, near Milan, signals the entry into the growing print market for flexible...

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March Conference focuses on new trends in cybersecurity.

On March 19-21, 2013, NIST will host the 26th annual conference of the Federal Information Systems Security Educators’ Association, which promotes cybersecurity awareness, training, and education. Key talks- will- include How to Use the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework and How to Plan for Your Cybersecurity Workforce. Other sessions will focus on developing careers of existing...

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Association of Equipment Manufacturers

U.S.-Made Construction Equipment Exports grew 13% in 2012.

According to- U.S. Commerce Department data AEM uses in global markets reports for its members, exports of U.S.-made construction equipment topped 13% in 2012 for- total of $26.7 billion. AEM noted that- this gain follows 43% growth in 2011 and 28% growth in 2010 after- 2009's recession-based- decline of 38%. AEM VP and construction sector leader Al Cervero said,'s more important than...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI welcomes new members.

During February 2013, ANSI welcomed 23 new members. These organizations joined federation that represents more than 125,000 companies and well over 3.5 million professionals. Diverse constituency works together to strengthen competitiveness of businesses operating in global marketplace and to improve quality of life for all citizens by developing, implementing, and promulgating voluntary...

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BIO Super Sessions to highlight state of industry.

The 2013 BIO International Convention will feature 6 diverse Super Sessions highlighting pressing industry topics such as the state of the industry, emerging R&D initiatives between public and private sectors, future of biotechnology under the Affordable Care Act, and future of deal-making and global innovation.- Taking place- April 22-25 in Chicago, convention also features industry's largest...

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IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for January 2013.

IPC announced January 2013 findings from its monthly North American PCB Statistical Program, in which Total North American PCB shipments were down 1.1% from January 2012 and bookings decreased 4.0% year over year. Month-to-month growth rates were not available in January due to change in IPC's survey sample as of the first of the year. Strengthening for second consecutive month, book-to-bill...

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Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau

TRIB to Exhibit at TMC Transportation Technology Exhibition.

Tire Retread- and Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) will be an exhibitor at Technology and Maintenance Council's (TMC) Transportation Technology Exhibition, which takes place in Nashville, TN from March 11–14. TRIB will show- large-screen version of retread plant tour video- as well as distribute copies of 16-page color brochure, Understanding Retreading, and materials from TRIB members that...

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