American Society of Heating Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers

ASHRAE Briefing to cover building energy labeling.

On Tuesday, December 8th, ASHRAE will be joined by leading building owners and designers for high-level briefing on one of the most important developments in High Performance Buildings - the ability to measure and publicly display energy performance and indoor air quality of buildings. Building Energy Quotient Labels will promote sustained reductions in energy use and will provide tenants with...

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American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

States offer Congress list of projects worth $69.5 billion.

AASHTO has revealed that state transportation departments have identified 9,500 highway, bridge, transit, port, rail, and aviation projects which, if funded, could create hundreds of thousands of jobs. Ready-to-go projects can move through federal approval process within 120 days from enacted legislation. As of November 20, 2009, 10,600 transportation projects worth over $30 billion have been...

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Bearing Specialists Association

BSA releases Bearing Brief on green technology.

'The Best-Kept Secret in Green Technology' is latest in BSA's series of single-topic Bearing Briefs. Developed by BSA's Educational Services Committee, it points out that industry is developing bearings that operate at higher speeds and generate less friction, therefore lowering energy consumption. It also states that bearings help environment by reducing impact of existing machines, while...

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Airgas Acquires Fitch Industrial & Welding Supply Based in Lawton, OK

RADNOR, PA - December 1, 2009 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Fitch Industrial & Welding Supply ( Fitch ), an industrial gas and welding supply distributor with three locations in Oklahoma and one in Wichita Falls, TX. The Lawton, OK-based business employs 39 people and generated more than $10 million in revenue during calendar 2008. The Oklahoma...

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Banner Engineering

Surecross(TM) Industrial Wireless I/O Network Color Brochure Provides Complete Overview of Banner Wireless Sensor Products

Minneapolis, MN - November 30, 2009 - The SureCross(TM) Industrial Wireless I/O Network offers a complete line of 1-watt data radios for serial communication over the air, remote I/O Nodes and power options, including battery and solar-power systems. Banner's new, comprehensive 12-page brochure contains complete ordering information along with application examples for each of the SureCross...

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dresser rand

Dresser-Rand to Present at Capital One Southcoast 2009 Energy Conference

HOUSTON, Dec. 1 - Dresser-Rand Group Inc. ( Dresser-Rand or the Company ) (NYSE:DRC), a global supplier of rotating equipment and aftermarket parts and services, announced today that the Company will present at Capital One Southcoast 2009 Energy Conference on Tuesday, December 8, 2009. Mark Baldwin, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the conference at the...

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Quaker Chemical

Quaker Chemical Launches Website

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 1 - Conshohocken-based Quaker Chemical Corporation, a leading global provider of process chemicals and coatings, has launched a new website: This new site -- developed to showcase Quaker's high-performance, UV-curable floor coating system called RAPIDSHIELD(TM) -- offers industry-specific information and solutions via user-friendly navigation, making...

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Vaisala Presents Its Contribution to Climate Change Measurement During Copenhagen Climate Change Conference 2009

(Helsinki, Finland, December 2, 2009) The need for extremely accurate, precise and representative information about atmospheric changes is fundamental in order to understand the dynamics of climate change. The key parameters of change need to be measured over multi-decadal timescales and on geographical scales ranging from local to regional and global. While the majority of Vaisala's measurement...

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Jackson Marking Products

Revised Ordering System for Jackson Stamps and Laser Engraved Products

Online ordering of custom rubber stamps, self-inking stamps, pre-inked stamps and laser engraved sign products is now available from Jackson Marking Products. The URL is Stamps dies are produced from polymer or real rubber. Rocker Mount stamps are especially well suited for stamping large or uneven surfaces. Laser engraving is performed on stainless steel,...

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