SOURIAU USA

For the 4th Year, SOURIAU Wins AIRBUS´s Best Supplier Award for Standard Electrical Parts

SOURIAU is pleased to announce that it has been honoured with the 2010 AIRBUS Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the best global performance during the supplier SQAL Electrics Conference held in Toulouse on December 16, 2010. In a particularly unfavourable context resulting from the worldwide economic crisis lasting through the middle of 2010, the SOURIAU group has managed to cope with...

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Philadelphia Gear Corp.

Philadelphia Gear Invests in New Santa Fe Springs Facility

Layout will Include State-of-the-Art Equipment for Military Marine Programs SANTA FE SPRINGS, CA, December 14, 2010 ---- Despite a struggling U.S. economy, Philadelphia Gear has remained strong and is investing in its future by making the commitment to relocate its Western Regional Service Center (RSC) from Lynwood, CA to a new facility in nearby Santa Fe Springs. The growth of the aftermarket...

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Philadelphia Gear Corp.

Philadelphia Gear Corporation Opens Santa Fe Springs Service Facility

Phase One Construction Complete for Company's West Coast Operations Base SANTA FE SPRINGS, CA December 13, 2010 ---- Machinists and assemblers from Philadelphia Gear Corporation's (PGC's) Western Regional Service Center in Lynwood, CA moved into their new permanent home, a recently renovated 120,000 sq. ft. facility in Santa Fe Springs, CA. Located 10 miles from the former service center, the...

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Joint Federal Agency Effort hopes to reduce radon exposure.

U.S. EPA and 8 other federal agencies announced efforts to create national risk reduction plan for radon exposure, the leading cause of non-smoking lung cancer, in hopes of saving lives and creating safer, healthier homes. At January's end, federal consortium will meet with key leaders in public health, environmental, and private sectors to shape national action plan with immediate and long-term...

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SME

SME Education Foundation Board is joined by Caterpillar VP.

David P. Bozeman, vice president of Caterpillar's Integrated Manufacturing Operations Division, has been named to 2011 SME Education Foundation Board of Directors and will serve 2 year term effective January 1, 2011. This Chicago, IL native holds Bachelor of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology-Mechanical Design from Bradley University and a Master of Science degree in...

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EPA requires testing of 19 widely used chemicals.

U.S. EPA is issuing final rule under Toxic Substances Control Act requiring manufacturers of 19 high production volume chemicals to test the health and environmental effects of the chemicals and submit data to agency. This rule is one of a series of actions that EPA is taking to ensure that the agency has the data it needs to adequately review priority chemicals. HPV chemicals are produced in or...

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ASTM International

ASTM Committee developing standard for dental dams.

ASTM WK28312, Test Method for Quantitation of Powder on Dental Dams, is currently being developed by Subcommittee D11.40 on Consumer Rubber Products, which is part of ASTM International Committee D11 on Rubber. Standard will allow dental dam manufacturers to be able to detect level of donning powders in their manufacturing process and eventually produce lower powder-containing dental dams.

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ASTM International

Textile Industry Workshop to focus on green challenges.

To be held in Baltimore, MD on January 31 of 2011, The Textile Industry and the Green Challenge: A Federal Trade Commission Perspective will focus on ideas and insights about U.S. FTC Green Guide as well as practices used to advertise textile products. Attendees will gain understanding about how use of environmental technology needs to be incorporated in commerce so consumers can be confident...

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American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers

ASABE approves standard on agricultural tractor cab HVAC design.

Part of S613 Series standards (replacing S525 series), new standard ANSI/ASABE S613-2, Tractors and self-propelled machinery for agriculture - Air quality systems for cabs - Part 2: Cab and HVAC design. S613 Series includes information on potentially hazardous environments, such as orchard and vineyard pesticide applications. Standards incorporate latest research and technology into guidelines...

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American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers

ASABE approves standard for automatic deployable ROPS.

ASABE announces publication of ANSI/ASABE S599, Standardized Deployment Performance of an Automatically Deployable ROPS for Turf and Landscape Equipment. S599 specifies design and testing requirements for the installation of automatically deploying roll-over protective structures (ROPS) and establishes performance requirements of an automatically deployable protective structure for ride-on turf...

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