MuseGlobal Named a CRN Emerging Tech Vendor

Impressive Partner Growth and Flexible Technology Secure MuseGlobal's Place on the 2008 List San Francisco, CA - July 14, 2008 - MuseGlobal, provider of award-winning content integration platforms worldwide, today announced it has been selected by Everything Channel as a CRN Emerging Tech vendor. CRN's Emerging Tech list captures companies that are delivering high margins for solution providers...

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Airlines for America

ATA supports court decision to stay New York slot auctions.

ATA applauds U.S. Court of Appeals ruling on motions for stay of auction rules filed by ATA, Continental Airlines, and Port Authority of NY and NJ. Order prohibits DOT from auctioning slots at 3 major New York airports unless and until court formally considers and rules on merits of case. According to James C. May, ATA President and CEO, this is a win for passengers, as auctions would have...

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Aerospace Industries Association

AIA elects officers, Board of Governors for 2009.

AIA Board of Governors has elected Robert J. Stevens of Lockheed Martin Corporation to serve as chairman for 2009 and Scott C. Donnelly, EVP and CEO of Textron Inc., as vice chairman. Marion C. Blakey was elected as AIA's president and CEO, while Ginette C. Colot was chosen as secretary-treasurer. Members of 2009 AIA Board of Governors Executive Committee as well as additional members of 2009 AIA...

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National Association of Manufacturers

NAM to address green manufacturing at Virtual Energy Forum.

Scheduled for Dec 10-11, 2008, Virtual Energy Forum is a free, on-line energy conference for private and public sector executives, policymakers, and thought leaders to learn and interact. It will cover topics such as sustainability, alternative energy, clean technologies, green buildings, and operations. Keith McCoy, VP Energy and Resources Policy, will discuss climate change and initiatives by...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI Board announces volunteer leaders for 2009.

Supported by National Fire Protection Association, Mr. Arthur E. Cote, P.E. was appointed as ANSI's chairman of the board. Dr. Belinda Collins, director, technology services for NIST, has been appointed for first term as vice chair, while Ms. Laura E. Hitchcock of The Boeing Company, Mr. James T. Pauley of Schneider Electric/Square D Company, and Mr. James A. Thomas, president of ASTM...

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Manufacturing Technology Consumption down In October.

According to AMT and AMTDA, October U.S. manufacturing technology consumption totaled $273.85 million, which was down 43.4% from September and 32.2% from total of $404.36 million reported for October 2007. With year-to-date total of $3,802.41 million, 2008 is up 8.2% compared with 2007. These numbers and all data in report are based on totals of actual data reported by companies participating in...

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American National Standards Institute

International Standard guides proper care of optical discs.

Developed by ISO Technical Committee 42, ISO 18938:2008 provides guidelines for care and handling of digital optical discs to preserve access to recorded data and to maximize disc lifespan. Standard covers use and handling environments, including pollutants, temperature, and humidity; contamination concerns; inspection; cleaning and maintenance; transportation; disasters, including water, fire,...

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National Association of Manufacturers

Ministerial Meeting must await sectoral agreement consensus.

According to NAM President and CEO, John Engler, Doha Round NAMA negotiating text shows that gaps in industrial trade negotiations have not been closed, and NAM does not view text as basis for agreement. NAM has been consistent in its view that Brazil, China, and India must participate in major sectoral agreements to eliminate tariffs in sectors such as industrial machinery, chemicals, and...

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ASTM International

ASTM Publication covers standards for mechanical fasteners.

Providing all standards developed by ASTM International Committee F16 on Fasteners as well as most commonly referenced documents from standards, ASTM Standards for Mechanical Fasteners and Related Processes: 2nd Edition is suited use in construction, automotive, military, railroad, shipbuilding, boiler, and pressure vessel sectors. In addition to fasteners, 150 standards cover raw materials,...

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ASTM International

Compilation features chemical process industry standards.

Available online only, ASTM Standards for Maintenance, Repair, and Operations in the Chemical Process Industry: 3rd Edition features 210 ASTM standards compiled from 3 volumes of Annual Book of ASTM Standards. Topics covered include steel, stainless steel and related alloys, iron castings, metallic-coated iron and steel products, nonferrous metals and alloys, copper and copper alloys, light...

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