INFICON Inc.

Hamilton Named Director of Engineering

Syracuse, NYÂ-¬ - October 27, 2005: John Hamilton, a Fayetteville resident, was named Director of Engineering for the Intelligent Sensor Solutions Business Unit of INFICON, focusing on the semiconductor industry and the environmental health and security markets. Most recently, he was Director of Engineering for the company's environmental health and security products. Mr. Hamilton has been...

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Storch Magnetics

Storch Magnetics Announces the Release of Their Complete Capabilities Brochure

Livonia, MI - October 16, 2005 - The complete capabilities of the first U.S. magnetic equipment & component manufacturer to achieve ISO 9001:2000 status are highlighted in this comprehensive full color, picture-laden brochure. The detailed brochure was necessary to show the total scope of their magnetic products and services available to current and potential customers conveying, separating,...

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Axon

Don't Confuse Generic Stun Guns with TASER® Brand Devices

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., November 3, 2005 -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq: TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, released the following guidance for those reporting incidents where a generic stun gun may have been used. TASER® is a registered trademark of TASER International, Inc. and can only be used to identify TASER brand electronic control devices exclusively...

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FCI Acquired by Global Private Investment Firm

ETTERS, PA. (November 3, 2005) -FCI, one of the largest manufacturers of connectors and interconnect systems in the world, has been acquired from French energy group Areva by Bain Capital, a leading global private investment firm. Completion of the acquisition follows a competitive bidding process designed to identify the best possible partner for FCI in terms of financial strength, international...

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WAC Lighting

W.A.C. Lighting Appoints John Camp National Sales Manager

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK---W.A.C. Lighting Founder/CEO Tony Wang has announced the appointment of John Camp to National Sales Manager and Member of the firm's Executive Committee. Most recently, Mr. Camp served as Product Manager for the firm. W.A.C. Lighting is a leading, global manufacturer and designer of track, recessed, undercabinetlighting and monorail Lighting. John has made many...

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CI Displays

CI Displays Teams with Weiss for Canadian Representation

HOLBROOK, N.Y. - November 4, 2005 - CI Displays, specialists in turnkey engineered solutions for a complete range of display products and markets, has announced an agreement with Weiss Company, one of Canada's premier manufacturers' representative organizations, to represent the provider of LCD and other display technologies throughout Canada. CI Displays will utilize the relationship with Weiss...

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DEK Announces New ProFlow® Supply Agreement

DEK has confirmed that it has signed an agreement to license patented ProFlow® enclosed print head technology to Ekra, permitting the screen printing specialist to integrate ProFlow into new machines. The agreement, which also covers printers sold under the Asys name, is for an initial period of five years and will be reviewed at the end of this time. Under the terms of the license, DEK...

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Kennametal Inc.

Smart Tooling Choices Ensure Shop Survival

Eightfold productivity improvement in roughing and finishing frees up capacity and gets more parts out the door (LATROBE, PA) - Established in 1965, Brighton NC Machine in Brighton, MI, is a survivor. Through a combination of investing in reliable equipment and keeping a constant eye out for productivity improvement opportunities, the family-owned job shop enjoys long-term supplier relationships...

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Celanese

$65 Million Fortron® Pps Plant Expansion in Wilmington N.C. Passes Initial Milestones

Preliminary and Process Design Completed, Purchasing of Long-Lead Items Begun and Design Engineer Selected Florence, Ky, November 3, 2005 - The $65 million expansion of the Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide plant in Wilmington, N.C., has passed a series of initial milestones. These include the completion of preliminary engineering and process design and putting the purchasing process in place...

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Alvin Products, Inc.

Alvin Products Announces New Ownership

A win-win collaboration for two Massachusetts specialty paint manufacturers EVERETT, MASS. -- Dampney Company Inc., manufacturer of specialty paints and high temperature protective coatings since 1917, has purchased the assets of Alvin Products, Inc. of Lawrence, manufacturer of Lab-metal repair and patching compounds since 1950. The joining of the two Massachusetts manufacturers will expand...

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