Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc.

Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. Selected for IET Innovation Award from Record Number of Nominations

Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. (SETI) has been selected as a highly commended" innovative company by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) during its 2010 Innovation Awards. This year, the IET received a record number of almost 400 nominations for the Innovation Awards, from which SETI was shortlisted to 5 in the category of Emerging Technologies for its development of its...

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ASTM International

ASTM approves standards on particulate matter emissions.

U.S. EPA is revising New Source Performance Standards for wood burning heaters. Two ASTM International standards on particulate matter emissions have been developed by Committee E06 on Performance of Buildings with the goal that they be referenced in the revised NSPS. ASTM E2779 and ASTM E2780 prescribe fueling and operating protocols for use when measuring particulate emissions from pellet...

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ASTM International

ASTM Petroleum Committee works on proposed ETBE test method.

Approval of proposed standard ASTM WK30961, Test Method for Analysis of Ethyl Tertiary-Butyl Ether (ETBE) by Gas Chromatography, will allow D02 specification to attain full compliance with Form and Style for ASTM Standards. Replacement of annex A1, Modification to Test Method D5441, Test Method for Analysis of ETBE by Gas Chromatography, with ASTM WK30961 will ensure test method with appropriate...

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NTSB makes safety recommendations to FAA.

According to NTSB, FAA should require that hover performance charts published by helicopter manufacturers reflect true performance of helicopters in all conditions for which charts are applicable. FAA should also develop and implement surveillance program for 14 CFR Part 135 operators with aircraft that can operate as both public and civil aircraft. Additionally, FAA should require installation...

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Regal Beloit Corporation

Regal Beloit Closes Unico Acquisition

BELOIT, Wis., Dec. 23, 2010 - Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced the closing of its previously announced acquisition of Unico, Inc. Headquartered in Franksville, Wisconsin, Unico manufactures a full range of AC and DC drives, motor controllers, and other accessories ideally suited for most industrial and commercial applications. Unico has developed proprietary technology in the...

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SunPower Corp

SunPower Completes Sale of 44-Megawatt Montalto di Castro Solar Park

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 27, 2010 - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced that it has completed the sale of its 44-megawatt (MW) Montalto di Castro solar park to a consortium of international investors that include MetLife, Fondo PPP Italia (managed by Fondaco SGR S.p.A and advised by Equiter S.p.A) and Voigt & Collegen (with its funds SolEs 22 and SolEs 23). SunPower designed and...

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Demerger to Be Put to Shareholder Vote at General Meeting of Shareholders in May 2011

Separation will become effective shortly after General meeting December 26, 2010 - TNT has revealed that its preparation of the demerger transaction - which will separate TNT's Express and Mail operations - will continue unabatedly, with filing of documentation planned following the 2010 annual results. A General meeting of shareholders is planned for the end of May 2011 at which shareholders...

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BriskHeat Corporation

NEW Hot Bonder Demonstration & Training Video Available

Columbus, OH (December 15, 2010) - BriskHeat Corporation, the leader in composite curing solutions, has just made the Easiest-to-Use Hot Bonder even EASIER!!! BriskHeat has released a video that details how to use and program the hot bonder step-by-step, from input power to programming your cure parameters to saving and analyzing your cure results. The video is also available on-line at...

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Taiyo America Announces Its 20th Anniversary

Taiyo America, Inc. is proud to announce that it has achieved a significant milestone by marking the 20th anniversary of its founding on December 19, 2010. President Harry Yoshimoto reflected on the past 20 years by saying, Taiyo America's sales office was founded in December of 1990 to provide high quality reliable coating solutions to the printed circuit board (PCB) industry. Through sales...

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Ahlstrom Paper Group, (The Plant)

Ahlstrom to Increase Transportation Filtration Material Capacity in Turin, Italy

Ahlstrom, a global leader in nonwovens and specialty papers, will invest into additional capacity in transportation filtration material at its site in Turin, Italy. The total investment is approximately EUR 17.5 million and it will be completed in the fourth quarter of 2012. Tommi BjÃ-¶rnman, Executive Vice President, Filtration, states on the investment. We have been pleased to grow with our...

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