Applied Industrial Technologies

David Smith Named Director of Corporate Purchasing for Applied Industrial Technologies

CLEVELAND, OH (February 18, 2011) - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) has announced that Dave Smith has been promoted to Director of Corporate Purchasing. In this role, Smith will oversee the product purchasing needs for all of the company's distribution centers, as well as activities related to transportation and procurement systems. Smith joined Applied-® in 1995 and for the past six...

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Epic Systems

EPIC Systems, Inc. Hires IT Coordinator

ST. LOUIS, MO (1-19-11) - EPIC Systems, Inc. has announced the hiring of Justin Strate as IT Coordinator. Strate brings over 4 years of IT experience to support EPIC's full service engineering, fabrication and installation application business. He is completing coursework for his Bachelor of Science in Network and Communications Management, from DeVry University, and is CISCO certified. Strate...

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Bell & Gossett

Former Bell & Gossett Little Red Schoolhouse Instructor Passes

MORTON GROVE, Illinois, February 23, 2011 - Bob DeWyze, former Director of ITT Bell & Gossett's Little Red Schoolhouse in Morton Grove, Illinois, for more than 40 years, recently passed away. DeWyze trained tens of thousands of HVACR professionals at one of the industry's most venerable educational institutions from the mid-1950s until his retirement in 1997. An ex-Marine and World War II...

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Gardner Denver

Gardner Denver, Inc. Announces the Retirement of Frank J. Hansen from the Board of Directors Effective November 2011; Diane K. Schumacher to Succeed as Chairperson

WAYNE, PA February 24, 2011 - Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE: GDI) announced today that Frank J. Hansen, Chairman of the Board of Directors, has decided to retire following the November 2011 Board Meeting after having reached the customary Board retirement age. The Board has unanimously appointed Diane K. Schumacher, member of the Gardner Denver, Inc. Board of Directors since 2000, to succeed Mr....

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Wall Colmonoy

Wall Colmonoy, Aerobraze Engineered Technologies Cincinnati Promotes Joe Hetzer to General Manager

Aerobraze Engineered Technologies, a division of Wall Colmonoy, is pleased to announce that Joe Hetzer has been promoted to General Manager for their Cincinnati facility. Joe previously held the title of Director of Manufacturing. Joe has over 23 years of hands on and management experience in the Aerospace Industry. He worked on the F-135 Joint Strike Fighter program, developing blades, vanes and...

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Polygon

Polygon Names Jeff Rainville Director of Sales and Marketing

AMESBURY, MASS. - March 1, 2011 - Jeff Rainville has been named director of sales and marketing for Polygon, a leader in the prevention and mitigation of fire, water and the effects of humidity. Formerly the MCS division of Munters, Polygon was formed Oct. 1 and consists of 20 offices in North America. In his new position, Rainville will be responsible for strategic planning and implementation of...

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Christopher Hill Joins Really Strategies, Inc. as Vice President, Product Management

Audubon, Pa.-March 1, 2011-Media and information industry veteran Christopher Hill recently joined Really Strategies, Inc. as vice president of product management. Christopher spent the past 13 years focusing on solutions that help companies optimize the production, management, and distribution of content. He developed numerous courses on XML and its related standards for programmers, writers,...

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Ocean Air Transportation

Ocean Air Transportation Celebrates 25th Anniversary!

Ocean Air Transportation www.oatinc.com an industry leader specializing in air, ocean, and expedited ground shipments both domestically and internationally, will celebrate its 25th Anniversary on March 6th, 2011. Beginning in March of 1986, President and CEO Michael Cipressi has lead the organization as one of the foremost privately held, freight forwarding companies in the state. We are proud to...

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SSAB

SSAB Introduces New Tool for Welding Optimization

Weld Calc is decades of experience put down in a web-based software to help the user optimizing the welding process. At the trade fairs Samoter and ConExpo in March, SSAB will release the new WeldCalc 2.0. This version includes recommendations for Hardox and Domex along with Weldox steels and, thanks to the easy-access user interface and many new functions, the results are even easier to...

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American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

North Carolina moves ahead on passenger rail.

In Two Minute State DOT Update video, N.C. Transportation Secretary Eugene Conti, chairman of AASHTO Standing Committee on Rail Transportation, says citizens are already enjoying benefits of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in his state. Major passenger rail station is under development in downtown Charlotte and Conti is seeking additional investment from public-private partnerships. In...

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