Indra and Mubadala Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Transport and Traffic Technology Projects

New agreement strengthens relationship with Mubadala and builds on previous initiatives in the aerospace and security sectors Indra, the premier IT company in Spain and a leading multinational in Europe, and Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi-based investment and development company, have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), setting out a framework for new technology partnerships and joint...

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ASC to Present Business Process Optimization Solutions at Call Center World 2011

Hoesbach/Germany, December 22, 2010 - ASC (, a leading global provider of innovative solutions to record, analyze and evaluate multimedia-based communications, today announced it will present its business process optimization (BPO) solutions at Call Center World 2011, Estrel Convention Center, Berlin, Germany, February 21-24, 2011, at booth C2a, Hall 4. Widely considered the...

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Endwave Defense Systems Inc.

MMICs Now Available through Distribution at Endwave's CDI Store

SAN JOSE, CA - December 21, 2010 - Endwave Corporation (NASDAQ: ENWV), a leading provider of high-frequency RF MMICs and integrated transmit/receive modules, has announced a redesign of their website,, which includes an ecommerce MMIC store for sample and volume purchases up to 999 pieces. The MMICs section offers an extensive selection of chips and QFN packaged devices including...

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San-Tron, Inc.

New 20 GHz Connectors Featured in Online Video

Ipswich, MA - December 23, 2010 - San-tron, Inc., a manufacturer of RF coaxial connectors and cable assemblies, has released An Introduction to eSMA Connectors and Cable Assemblies," a video in which San-tron's Director of Engineering, Fred Hull, talks about the company's revolutionary technology used in their eSMA connectors and cable assemblies. The video is the second installment in a series...

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced an upcoming change to its senior leadership team. John Engler has resigned from his position as...

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U.S. Clean Water Act Settlement to protect Lake Erie.

U.S. EPA and U.S. Justice Department announced Clean Water Act settlement with Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District that will address flow of untreated sewage into Cleveland area waterways and Lake Erie. Settlement will safeguard water quality and protect human health by capturing and treating more than 98% of wet weather flows entering combined sewer system, which services Cleveland and 59...

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EPA to set modest pace for greenhouse gas standards.

U.S. EPA issued plan for establishing greenhouse gas pollution standards under Clean Air Act in 2011. Agency looked at a number of sectors and is moving forward on GHG standards for fossil fuel power plants and petroleum refineries - 2 of the largest industrial sources, representing nearly 40% of GHG pollution in U.S. Under agreement, EPA will propose standards for power plants in July 2011 and...

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IPC releases PCB industry results for November 2010.

According to November findings from IPC's monthly North American PCB Statistical Program, rigid PCB shipments were up 9.7% and bookings increased 4.3% in Nov 2010 from Nov 2009, while book-to-bill ratio fell to 0.96. Flexible circuit shipments were up 38.8%, bookings grew 14.2%, and book-to-bill ratio dropped to 0.92 compared to Nov 2009. For rigid and flexible circuits combined, industry...

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American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

AASHTO Details Transportation Issues pertinent for 2011.

Compiled by AASHTO, a list specifies transportation topics estimated to become part of national conversation in 2011. Topics include enacting and paying for long-term transportation bill, national roadway safety, rail projects, as well as modernization of transportation network. In addition to adoption of national multi-modal freight plan, environmental regulations, and social media use, points...

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ASTM International

ASTM Crib Safety Standards contribute to consumer product safety.

On Dec. 15, Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) approved via unanimous vote inclusion of 2 ASTM International standards that cover full-size and non-full-size cribs in regulatory requirements issued under Section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act. Specific standards included ASTM F1169, Consumer Safety Specification for Full-Size Baby Cribs, and ASTM F406, Consumer Safety...

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