Manufacturing Technology Consumption up 83.2% year-to-date.

According to AMT and AMTDA, October U.S. manufacturing technology consumption totaled $387.13 million, which was down 2.5% from September but up 154.9% when compared to total of $151.86 million reported for October 2009. With year-to-date total of $2,477.06 million, 2010 is up 83.2% compared with 2009. All data in this report are based on totals of actual data reported by companies participating...

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NIST's Baldrige Award presented to 5 organizations.

On December 16, 2010, Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Commerce Department Secretary Gary Locke presented Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Recipients included Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies, MidwayUSA, AtlantiCare, Heartland Health, and Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Clinical Research Pharmacy Coordinating Center. Selected from 70 applicants, they were...

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ASTM International

Two Hydrogen Standards approved by ASTM gaseous fuels committee.

ASTM International Committee D03 on Gaseous Fuels approved 2 new standards for hydrogen fuel industry: ASTM D7650, Test Method for Sampling of Particulate Matter in High Pressure Hydrogen Used as a Gaseous Fuel with an In-Stream Filter, and ASTM D7651, Test Method for Gravimetric Measurement of Particulate Concentration of Hydrogen Fuel. Both address critical stakeholder needs for sampling and...

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Sensirion Inc.

Sensirion Wins "Entrepreneur of the Year®" Award

Sensirion is Entrepreneur of the Year® 2010" Moritz Lechner und Felix Mayer, founders and managing directors of Sensirion, won the title in the category "High-Tech/Lifescience." This renowned prize is awarded by Ernst & Young. Among the reasons for the decision, the jury named the extraordinary innovation potential in combination with a high customer- and service orientation. In this way,...

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For 4th Consecutive Year Westfalia Technologies, Inc. Selected to Food Logistics Top 100 Technology Companies
Westfalia Technologies, Inc.

For 4th Consecutive Year Westfalia Technologies, Inc. Selected to Food Logistics Top 100 Technology Companies

Savanna.NET® WMS Version 2.2 Continues to Give Food Companies a Competitive Logistics Advantage York, Pa., December 16, 2010-Westfalia Technologies, Inc. (www.WestfaliaUSA.com) has been selected to Food Logistics magazine's Top 100 Technology Companies list for the fourth consecutive year. Now in its seventh year, the FL100 list targets technology solution and service providers helping...

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igus Inc.

Igus Helps Inspire Student Interest in Science and Technology

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - December 15, 2010 - For the sixth year, igus® has joined forces with FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology): a not-for-profit organization that inspires young peoples' interest and participation in science and technology. For the 2011 season, which also marks the 20th anniversary of the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC), igus has...

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igus Inc.

Igus Helps Keep Students on the Cutting Edge of Technology

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - December 15, 2010 - For the third consecutive season, igus® is a sponsor for Botball, an educational robotics program funded by the KISS Institute for Practical Robotics. The Botball Program aims to integrate science, technology, engineering, and math with robotics to keep students on the cutting edge of technology. For the 2011 competition, igus donated Energy...

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Alltech Biotechnology Center

Feeding the World in 2050: Dinner for 9.3 Billion People

With the increase in population mankind has experienced over the 20th century and continuing into the 21st, the agricultural industry faces a major challenge in the next 40 years- continuing to feed the world. Even though we can celebrate scientific successes such as better disease control methods, lower infant mortality and longer lifespans, there are also many obstacles to overcome such as a...

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Harris

Harris Pleased to Announce Carr Industrial Inc, as New Distributor

December 15, 2010- Tyrone, GA - Harris Waste Management Group, Inc. is pleased to announce Carr Industrial Inc, as the new distributor for the province of Ontario. This distributorship includes sales and service for all Harris Vertical, Horizontal, and Two-Ram balers, including Centurion/HRB brand balers. John Carr owner of Carr Industrial has been in the millwrighting and steel fabrication...

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Malvern Instruments

Malvern Expert Reviews Protein Charge Measurement at PepTalk Conference

17 December 2010: Malvern, UK: As a leading provider of solutions for protein characterization, Malvern Instruments is taking an active role at the CHI's 10th Annual PepTalk event in San Diego in January (Jan 11th -14th 2011). Dr Kevin Mattison, Principal Bioanalytical Scientist at Malvern, and an expert in protein characterization, is one of three instructors at the pre-conference short course...

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