ALLTEC

A Million Strikes And Still Counting: Meteoric Sales Of The ASC-6X Lightning Strike Counter

June 2009. Alltec Corporation's ASC-6X Lightning Strike Counter continues to calculate localized lightning strikes with fury. This product has been specifically designed to monitor incidences of direct lightning strike to structures and outdoor equipment. The Lightning Strike Counter keeps track of the number of times that a facility or equipment has suffered a direct strike and can assist in...

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ASTM International

Abstracts invited for Geosynthetic Materials workshop.

Abstracts are invited in support of Geosynthetic Materials Durability: Field and Laboratory Experiences workshop, scheduled for Jan 29, 2010. Workshop will focus on all types of geosynthetic materials durability in both covered and exposed applications. Four parts will include long term field experiences under various environment conditions, accelerated weathering studies, polymers and additive...

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American National Standards Institute

Nominations open for 2009 Leadership and Service Awards.

With nominations due by July 17, ANSI's 2009 Leadership and Service Awards are presented as part of World Standards Week to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to voluntary consensus standardization and conformity assessment programs. Representatives of industry, government, academia, consumer organizations, and U.S. voluntary consensus standards and conformity...

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American National Standards Institute

Voluntary Standards cover hemodialyzers and airport terminals.

Developed by AAMI, ANSI/AAMI RD47:2008, Reprocessing of Hemodialyzers, covers personnel and patient considerations as well as processes for physical plant and environmental safety, patient identification and hemodialyzer labeling, reprocessing and storage procedures, patient monitoring, and quality assurance/control. NFPA 415 - 2008 standard, developed by NFPA, specifies minimum fire protection...

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American National Standards Institute

Standard and Report focus on preventing spread of disease.

As part of worldwide effort to contain spread of infectious diseases, ISO and IEC have developed Technical Report and International Standard that guide use of medical equipment for fever screening. ISO/TR 13154:2009 covers deployment, implementation, and operational guidelines for identifying febrile humans using screening thermograph, while IEC 80601-2-59:2008 addresses technical requirements...

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Aerospace Industries Association

Marion Blakey comments on NASA leadership nominations.

According to AIA CEO Marion Blakey, AIA is pleased with President Obama's nominations of retired General Charles Bolden as NASA administrator and Lori Garver as deputy administrator. Together, Bolden and Garver's leadership, experience, and vision will guide NASA at a very important time when decisions about future of America's space leadership will be made on several fronts. AIA and its members...

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Power Transmission Distributors Association

Membership Directory provides valuable industry contacts.

With PTDA 2009 Membership Directory, users can connect with more than 400 distributors and manufacturers of power transmission/motion control products. Comprehensive alphabetical distributor listing includes complete company contact information, top executive contacts, number and location of branches, and manufacturers' lines represented by firm. Manufacturer section includes company contact...

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Air Power

Leading Spanish Manufacturer Partners with U.S. Company to Represent their Integrated Finishing Systems

Production Systems of High Point, NC to be U.S. Sales Representative High Point, NC - June 1, 2009 - Barberan SA of Barcelona, Spain has appointed Production Systems Inc. of High Point, North Carolina as its partner in the United States for finishing machinery. Production Systems has manufactured and integrated finishing systems for the furniture and wood products industry since 1974. Production...

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