Orb Optronix

Orb Optronix Opens the First EPA Recognized, Independent, Third Party, ISO 17025 Accredited Testing Laboratory Providing IES LM-80-08 LED Lumen Maintenance Testing in the United States

KIRKLAND, WA (JANUARY 10, 2011) - Orb Optronix, Inc. is the first EPA recognized, U.S. laboratory to provide independent, third party evaluation of the lumen maintenance characteristics of LED light sources for ENERGY STAR, utilities and government agencies, improving credibility and speed to market for LED manufacturers and lighting companies. LED manufacturers are choosing to outsource LM-80...

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Regal Beloit Corporation

Regal Beloit Corporation to Hold Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call on Friday, August 5, 2011

July 25, 2011 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) announced today that it plans to release its second quarter 2011 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, August 4, 2011. At 9:00 AM CDT (10:00 AM EDT) on Friday, August 5, 2011, the Company will hold a conference call to discuss the earnings release. To listen to the call and view the presentation slides via the...

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Gowanda Electronics Corp.

Gowanda Electronics Positions Itself for Growth in Electronic Components

25 July 2011 (Gowanda, NY, USA) - Gowanda Electronics, a designer and manufacturer of precision electronic components for RF and power applications, recently completed a recapitalization of the company with Addison Capital Partners. The new structure will enable Gowanda to accelerate its plans for growth in strategically important products and markets. David Schaack, Gowanda's CEO said, We are...

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Suntron Corporation Hires New VP and General Manager for OSS Business Unit

Suntron Corporation, a leader in the area of integrated Electronics Manufacturing Solutions (EMS) and Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) technology with facilities across the US and in Mexico, announced today that Michael Oliveri will be taking over as VP and GM of Suntron's Open Systems Solutions business unit in Methuen, Massachusetts. Mike comes to Suntron from Sixnet, LLC, a manufacturer of...

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Terry Perdue, P.E., Joins Radiant Energy Systems, Inc. As Engineering Manager

Radiant Energy Systems, Inc. of Hawthorne, New Jersey announces that Terry Perdue, P.E., has joined the company as Engineering Manager. Mr. Perdue leads the engineering and design team in planning, project management and quality control. He will implement and execute the company's ISO 9001:2008 certification. Due to continued company growth and further planned expansion, Mr. Perdue will be an...

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Despatch - ITW EAE

ITW Acquires Despatch Industries; Company is a Leading Provider of Thermal Processing Equipment

GLENVIEW, ILLINOIS-(July 22, 2011)-Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today announced that it has acquired Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and other thermal technology markets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With full-year 2011 revenues expected to exceed $200 million, Despatch Industries products include solar...

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Action Bearing

Ship to Shore Action Bearing Launches New Marine Division

JANUARY 18, 2011: BOSTON, MA...Action Bearing, a Boston based bearing company catering to OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) and MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operations) markets throughout New England, has recently launched a new Marine Division to specifially cater to Marine Spares industry and Port Authorities. Joe Falvey, Action Bearing's Marketing Specialist who is trained to accommodate...

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American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers

ASHRAE and DOE further working relationship.

ASHRAE and U.S. Department of Energy signed updated memorandum of understanding, committing to further improve efficient use of energy, improve visible and widespread use of renewable energy sources, and minimize impact of energy use on environment. Together, they will support and promote Standard 90.1, Energy Efficient Design of New Buildings Except Low Rise Residential Buildings, and...

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NIST Test measures key properties of polymer thin films.

Researchers at NIST have demonstrated a measurement technique that determines 3 fundamental mechanical properties of near-nanoscale films. The technique, which highlights the challenge of making mechanical measurements on an object with at least one dimension comparable to the size of a virus, should enable better design and engineering for a variety of thin-film technologies, particularly...

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Long Nanotube Arrays may help measure terahertz laser power.

NIST researchers have found dense arrays of extra-long carbon nanotubes absorb nearly all light of long wavelengths, making them promising coatings for prototype detectors for measuring terahertz laser power. Called VANTA (vertically aligned carbon nanotube array), coating exhibits several desirable properties: it's easy to handle, is dark and reflects almost no light, and absorbs and releases...

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