Polymet

Polymet Corporation To Exhibit at The World Of Industry Fair in Turkey

CINCINNATI, OH - Polymet Corporation, a leading manufacturer of high performance hardfacing wire, welding wire and thermal spray wire located in Cincinnati, will exhibit at the World Of Industry Fair in Istanbul, Turkey on February 2-5, 2012. WIN Fair Part 1 is the leading trade show of the manufacturing industry in the whole Eurasian region covering Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa....

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ATS Automation Tooling Systems

ATS to Host Third Quarter Conference Call Wednesday February 8, 2012 at 10:00 AM Eastern

CAMBRIDGE,ON, Jan. 30, 2012 - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) ( ATS or the Company ) will report its third quarter results before the TSX opens on Wednesday February 8, 2012. At 10:00 a.m. eastern Wednesday February 8, 2012, the Company will host a conference call and webcast of management's quarterly remarks and follow up question and answer period with analysts. The listen-only...

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ASTM International

Pedestrian Safety Committee names John Brault as Chairman.

John Brault, a biomechanics consultant at Semper Scientific in Mission Viejo, CA, has been named chairman of ASTM International Committee F13 on Pedestrian/Walkway Safety and Footwear. Brault specializes in forensic biomechanics related to injuries from collisions or falls and research associated with tribometer validation, walkway safety, and footwear. In addition to his consultant work, he is...

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ISPE

FDA's Grace McNally will appear at ISPE facilities conference.

U.S. FDA's Grace McNally will add her expertise to that of other industry and regulatory experts at ISPE's upcoming Lessons from 483s: Enhancing Efficiency, Quality and cGMP Compliance Conference. This 2-day event will review recent regulatory citations (FDA-483s) and provide guidance on how they can be avoided. Specifically, educational content will address 483s in context of biotech, oral solid...

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Associated Builders & Contractors

Nonresidential Construction Structure Market has disappointing Q4,.

According to Jan 27 GDP Report by Department of Commerce, nonresidential fixed investment increased 1.7% in fourth quarter of 2011 following revised 15.7% increase in previous quarter. Nonresidential fixed investment in structures fell 7.2% after increasing 14.4% in third quarter, while nonresidential fixed investment in equipment and software was up 5.2% in fourth quarter following 16.2%...

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EPRI

EPRI to develop transmission line insulator inspection robot.

EPRI initiated development of an Insulator Crawler with integrated camera and EPRI prototype live working NCI Tool, which assesses integrity of polymer insulators as they are installed. Although there is a long way to go, project is revealing that use of robotics has significant advantages. Robot will enable implementation of emerging contact insulator inspection technologies at 345 kV and above,...

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EPRI

EPRI developing electric industry applications.

EPRI has a research effort aimed at fully understanding the potential and limitations of portable electronic device technology in utility workspace and impact these devices may have on workforce, efficiency, and how to adapt work processes to fully take advantage of these devices. Some apps in development at EPRI include iCV contact voltage detector, iPQ power quality analyzer, data...

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Institute Of Electrical & Electronics Engineers Inc The IEEE

IEEE joins China's CERNET federation.

IEEE expanded its Shibboleth-® coverage by joining CERNET federation of China, which is part of CARSI Project, an inter-institutional authentication and authorization project. Shibboleth is standards-based, open source software that enables Web single sign-on across or within organizational boundaries. IEEE's partnership in CERNET federation means that institutional users of IEEE Xplore-®...

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EPA Provides $9.8 Million to clean up beaches across USA.

U.S. EPA grants to 38 states, territories, and tribes will go towards protecting health of swimmers at beaches. Also, agency launched improved website, BEACON, for beach advisories and closings for 6,000+ U.S. beaches. Website is updated as frequently as every 2 hr and gives visitors access to mapped location data from beaches and water monitoring stations, monitoring results for pollutants such...

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BIO Applauds USDA loan guarantee announcement.

BIO congratulates ZeaChem Inc. on receiving conditional commitment for one of largest loan guarantees under USDA Biorefinery Assistance Program. Also, BIO applauds USDA's continued commitment to helping advanced biofuel companies raise capital necessary to build biorefineries, create jobs, and contribute to America's energy security. As noted by BIO's Jim Greenwood, Companies are making...

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