Tek Pak

Tek Pak, Inc. Opens New R&D Facility in St. Charles, IL

New 10,842 ft2 building will accelerate new product development for electronics, medical and industrial markets St. Charles, IL--June 1, 2009--Tek Pak, Inc. of Batavia, IL has announced the grand opening of its new Research and Development Center in St. Charles, IL. The new building was purchased in 2008 as a result of Tek Pak's expanding product development program, which had outgrown its...

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Solar Atmospheres

Solar California Update

Solar has big plans in 2009 with our decision to move forward with the California facility despite the challenging economic times that we are currently faced with. The western region is an untapped resource of work and opportunities for Solar Atmospheres and is rich with a strong Aerospace presence that lends itself to Solar's Metal Processing Advantage . Recently Derek Dennis, President of Solar...

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community The American Gas Association (AGA), an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has appointed Kristin Schrader Marcell as director of communications. In this capacity, she will plan and implement communications strategies to...

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SCHUNK

Schunk Power Chuck Challenge Winner Works Pit for Kyle Busch

SCHUNK, manufacturer of high quality workholding, toolholding and automation of Morrisville, NC awards Grand Prize Winner Tim Best with Pit Crew Member of the day. SCHUNK is the Official Workholding Solutions Partner of Joe Gibbs Racing and provides zero point palleting systems, magnetic workholding solutions, lathe chucks and custom workholding solutions to Joe Gibbs Racing of Huntersville, NC....

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The American Dental Association (ADA), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has recently named Dr. Kathleen T. O'Loughlin executive director / chief operating officer effective...

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Indium

Indium Corporation Announces Silver Quill Award Winners for 2008

Best paper for 2008 goes to co-authors Chris Anglin and Ed Briggs, Technical Support Engineers; Tim Jensen, Solder Paste Product Manager; and Senior Technologist, Dr. Ronald C. Lasky, Ph.D. for the paper Fine Powder Solder Pastes: Stencil Printing and Reflow in Lead-Free Assembly . This paper was presented at SMTA Toronto, April 2008. The award for best-written paper goes to Mario Scalzo, Senior...

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MAX Technical Training

MAX Technical Training Presents Agile Guru & Author Ellen Gottesdiener

MAX Technical Training (Mason, Ohio) has announced that it will bring Agile Project Management Author & Industry Expert, Ellen Gottesdiener, to the Cincinnati market for a 2-day presentation titled, Agile Requirements: Collaborating to Define and Confirm Needs on June 16-17, 2009. In agile projects, requirements are the basis for delivering business value for customers. Requirements analysis is...

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Laser Institute of America

Educational Course focuses on Laser Safety Officer training.

Taking place June 15-19 in Washington, D.C., the Laser Safety Officer Training with Hazard Analysis program is designed to provide the knowledge required to perform the duties of Laser Safety Officer as described in the ANSI Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers standard. Information will cover lasers and optics, applications, bioeffects, beam and non-beam hazards, hazard analysis, control measures, and...

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Laser Institute of America

Instructional Course focuses on Laser Safety Officer duties.

Taking place August 17-19 at NuTech Engineering Inc. in Milton, ON (Canada), this course will use a non-mathematical approach designed to teach the duties of Laser Safety Officer as described in the ANSI Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers standard. Information will cover lasers and optics, bioeffects, beam and non-beam hazards, control measures, and training requirements. Emphasis is placed on laser...

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ELFA's MLFI shows decline in business volume.

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association's (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), reporting economic activity for equipment finance sector, showed overall new business volume for April declined by 42.5% compared to the same 2008 period. Also, month-to-month new business volume decreased 12.8% from March to April. ELFA President, Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr., points out that these...

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