Oerlikon Balzers

Balzers Announces the Opening of a New Coating Center in Houston, Texas

Elgin, IL - Balzers, Inc., the global leader in PVD coatings is pleased to announce the opening of their new coating center in Houston, Texas. As of January 30, 2006, the Houston Center began coating production of cutting, forming, molding tools and precision components. Houston is the fourth center to open in the past twelve months with other locations opened in Bakersfield, CA, Nashville, TN...

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Rotomolding Co., Ltd

ARM International Welcomes 17 New Members

Oak Brook, IL - The Association of Rotational Molders (ARM) International recently welcomed 17 new member companies to join its international trade association for rotomolders, suppliers, designers, consultants and educators who are involved in producing rotationally molded plastic products globally. These new members represent companies in Australia, Brazil, India, Mexico, Norway, Scotland and...

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B & B Electronics Manufacturing Co.

18 Percent Increase in Wireless Sensor Network Deployment Plans

Over 70 Percent of Respondents Researching Wireless for Industrial Applications; 53 Percent Considering Deployment in the Next 12 Months Ottawa, IL - B&B Electronics and Sensicast Systems today released the results of an online survey of 200 end-users and system integrators in the industrial automation marketplace regarding wireless sensor networks. The survey found strong interest in wireless...

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B&R's Success Continues

Revenue has once again increased by 15% The automation specialist Bernecker + Rainer Industrie-Elektronik Ges.m.b.H, based in Eggelsberg, Upper Austria, was able to increase revenue by 15% to Euros175 million for the fiscal year ending on the 30th of June, 2005. At the same time, the number of employees has increased by approximately 13% to the current number of 1,271 employees worldwide....

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Rockwell Automation

Voith Paper Automation Signs OEM Agreement with Rockwell Automation

OEM alliance taps Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture and Voith Paper Automation industry expertise MILWAUKEE, Oct. 11, 2005 - Voith Paper Automation today announced a global OEM alliance with Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK). This alliance includes coordination, support and joint development activities focused on applying the Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture to Voith's...

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NextComputing

NextCom Announces Partnership with Ballard Technology

NextCom and Ballard Technology's new partnership provides the flexibility and reliability of Ballard Technology's databus cards, and the Xtreme power and mobility of the FleXtreme platform from NextCom in one package. These two critical elements form the backbone of a rugged, high-performance avionics databus interface. Ballard Technology is a leading developer and manufacturer of hardware and...

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Institute Of Electrical & Electronics Engineers, Inc., The (IEEE)

Polyapply Chooses IEEE 1620(TM) Test Standard to Help In Developing Printed Organic Rfid

PISCATAWAY, N.J., USA, 18 October 2005 PolyApply, a European Union-sponsored program that aims to fabricate organic radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, has adopted the IEEE 1620(TM) standard to help it compare the RFID systems developed by its corporate and research participants. IEEE 1620, Standard for Test Methods for the Characterization of Organic Transistors and Materials," offers a...

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Phihong USA Inc.

Phihong Joins New IEEE 802.3 Task Force

FREMONT, Calif. (October 12, 2005) - Phihong USA, the global leader in low cost power supplies, has joined the new IEEE 802.3 task force, which was formed to create an improved PoE standard. Building on the original IEEE 802.3af standard, the new IEEE 802.3at initiative, designated PoEPlus, will more than double the wattage available to powered devices. Many people want to take advantage of PoE,...

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Pelion Systems Sponsors Aberdeen Group's

Pelion to host webinar on intelligent global manufacturing information frameworks BOULDER, Colo. October 17, 2005 - Pelion Systems, the market leader in Manufacturing Process Optimization (MPO) solutions, today announced it has sponsored the Winning with Global Manufacturing Networks" Benchmark Report by Aberdeen Group (http://www.aberdeen.com/link/sponsor.asp?spid=30410186&cid=2087). Pelion's...

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Jenike & Johanson, Inc.

Learn About the Flow of Bulk Solids in Bins, Hoppers, Feeders and Their Pneumatic Transport

Jenike & Johanson engineers will be presenting their popular powder and bulk solids handling courses for ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 6-8, 2006 and in Chicago, Illinois on April 17-19, 2006 (visit www.asme.org/education for complete details). The training will include discussion of hopper flow patterns, testing of powder flow properties and...

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