NIST-ARRA Fellowships announce January 15, 2010 deadline.

National Institute of Standards and Technology's American Recovery and Reinvestment (NIST-ARRA) Act Measurement Science and Engineering Fellowship Program announced its third round of applications for undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and senior research positions. Opportunities range from part-time and summer fellowships for undergraduates to full-time opportunities for graduate students...

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Diverse Range of Achievements honored by NIST in 2010.

At its 38th annual awards ceremony, NIST recently honored 139 scientific, technical, and administrative employees. Deserving accomplishments ranged from determining causes of failures in ballistic-resistant body armor to innovations in technology transfer strategies to organization-wide improvements in safety. Range of recognized achievements attests to diversity and usefulness of NIST research...

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Mesa International

MESA's European Conference has been deemed a success.

MESA International's European Plant-to-Enterprise conference, which took place in DÃ-¼sseldorf, Germany from November 9-10, explored theme of Unlocking your Operations Potential and attracted 120 attendees from 17 countries. This event saw elections for 2010 MESA EMEA Board of Directors as well as MESA Awards announcements. Of those participating, approximately 40% were...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI Workshop to address standards for electric drive vehicles.

Scheduled for April 5-6, 2011, ANSI Workshop: Standards and Codes for Electric Drive Vehicles will consider current and future U.S. standards, codes, and conformity assessment activities needed to facilitate introduction, acceptance, and deployment of grid-connected electric vehicles, charging infrastructure, and support services. Neutral environment will allow discussions to help identify gaps...

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IBM's New Cloud Offering Helps Companies Improve IT Service Desk Operations

New monthly subscription rounds out the industry's most complete portfolio of flexible delivery offerings to manage IT services ARMONK, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2010 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the availability of new online software services based on the same on-premise solutions used by clients today - now delivered as a monthly subscription offering - that enables better automation and control of...

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IFCO Signs RPC Service Agreement with CARREFOUR in Greece

Amsterdam, December 8, 2010 - IFCO announces, that CARREFOUR, the leading retailer in Greece, with more than 350 retail stores, has signed a service contract with IFCO to become its Reusable Packaging Service Provider for fruits and vegetables. Theodosios Staikopoulos, Supply Chain Director of CARREFOUR Greece: The environmentally friendly packaging system of IFCO enables CARREFOUR to further...

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Bosch Packaging Technology, Inc.

Bosch Acquires RTI Technologies Co., Ltd.

Technical specialist in field of automotive maintenance equipment Growth opportunity for Automotive Aftermarket Business globally STUTTGART, Germany, Dec. 8, 2010 o Acquisition presents new business opportunity for Bosch Diagnostics o Bosch to expand in automotive air conditioning service market The Bosch Group's Automotive Aftermarket business announced it has acquired RTI Technologies Co., Ltd....

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Osi Systems

OSI Systems to Present at the Imperial Capital Security Investor Conference

HAWTHORNE, Calif., December 8, 2010 - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS), a vertically integrated provider of specialized electronics products for critical applications in the Security and Healthcare industries, today announced that it will be presenting at the 2010 Imperial Capital Security Investor Conference in Washington, D.C. The presentation is to be held at 4:30PM ET (1:30PM PT) on Monday...

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Bell & Howell

BÖWE BELL + HOWELL Achieves Leadership Position for Training and Development for Ninth Year

Named to Top 125 by Training Magazine Durham, N.C., Dec. 8, 2010 - For a ninth straight year, BÃ-WE BELL + HOWELL (BBH) has earned a coveted spot on Training magazine's Top 125 list of training and development programs. Training magazine is the primary business publication for learning and development professionals. This recognition underscores our commitment to training and education, and we...

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Zepol Reports November Containerized Imports Fall 0.92%

Total container trade falls short for the third month MINNEAPOLIS, December 6th, 2010 - Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, reports that import shipment volume for November, measured in TEUs, decreased 0.92% from October and increased 14.23% over November 2009. The total number of shipments rose slightly at 0.20% from October and 14.03% over last November. Key Statistics...

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