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IPC announces Flexible Hybrid Printed Electronics Pavilion.

Sep 22, 2016

During IPC APEX EXPO® 2017 in San Diego, IPC will debut Flexible Hybrid Printed Electronics Pavilion, which will showcase the growing printed electronics technology sector and how these technologies also apply to hybrid PCBs and PCB assemblies. In addition to show floor pavilion, planned Flexible Hybrid Printed Electronics programming will include technical paper sessions, management-focused... Read More

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Testing Services validate integrity of materials.

Sep 22, 2016

With Material Validation Testing Center, company can verify identity and integrity of precision bar products, mitigating material risk. Equipment can test for internal and surface defects as well as alloy verification. This is important for industries where metal identification is critical to application such as aerospace and medical. Company can provide Ultrasonic Testing, Eddy Current Testing,... Read More

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EPA encourages proper septic system maintenance.

Sep 21, 2016

U.S. EPA, in conjunction with federal, state, and local government and private sector partners, kicked off fourth annual SepticSmart Week to encourage homeowners and communities to properly maintain their septic systems. This helps protect public health and the environment and saves money by avoiding costly repairs. Tips include: inspecting every 3 years; avoiding pouring fats, grease, and solids... Read More

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SPE launches plastics design conference.

Sep 21, 2016

SPE has created a new technical conference focusing on plastics design. Titled "Successful Plastic Part Design – Doing It Right the First Time," conference will take place Oct 25-26, 2016 in Portland, OR. Presentations will be offered in 2 tracks: Injection Molding and Composites/Thermoforming. Plenary speaker presentations addressing all 3 processes will include: How Do You Select the Right... Read More

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General Dynamics Awarded $15 Million Air Force Research Laboratory Contract for Software Prototype

Sep 20, 2016

Cloud-based prototype will help Intelligence Community accelerate analysis and response to critical national security threats. FAIRFAX, Va. - The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) awarded a contract to General Dynamics Mission Systems to design, develop, integrate, test and demonstrate a software prototype that correlates geospatial intelligence, signals intelligence and cyber indicator and... Read More

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Hydraulic Institute 2016 Fall Conference heads to New Orleans.

Sep 20, 2016

Scheduled for Oct 24-27, 2016 Fall Conference will serve as collaborative opportunity for HI members, associate members, standards partners, and industry partners to provide their expertise and assist in creating HI standards, technical guidelines, guidebooks, and educational content. During conference, HI will launch Pump Industry Leaders of Tomorrow (PILOT) Program, which provides an... Read More

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NREL to Lead New Consortium to improve solar modules.

Sep 20, 2016

NREL, in partnership with Sandia National Laboratories, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will form Durable Module Materials (DuraMat) National Lab Consortium. This new consortium intends to accelerate development of module materials for PV and lower cost of electricity generated by solar power. Respectively, Teresa Barnes from NREL and Anthony... Read More

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AMCA International announces new staff, reorganization.

Sep 20, 2016

Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. announced that Dan Manole, PhD, has joined as new Director of Certification. John Cowie, PhD, also joined AMCA as Advocacy Manager. Joseph Brooks, PE, current Director of Certification will become Director of Standards and Publications, while Tim Orris, CAE, current Director of Standards and Publications, will become Director of... Read More

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U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Awards Leidos Prime Contract

Sep 20, 2016

Company to Provide Technical Solutions in Support of the Counter-Narcoterrorism Technology Program Office RESTON, Va. - Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a science and technology solutions company, was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command to provide technical solutions in support of the Counter-Narcoterrorism Technology Program Office (CNTPO). The multiple-award... Read More

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Cirtronics to Exhibit at the Design-2-Part Show in Marlborough, MA September 28 & 29, 2016

Sep 20, 2016

Milford, NH - Cirtronics, a New England-based contract manufacturer, is excited to announce they will be exhibiting at the Design-2-Part Show in Marlborough, Massachusetts, on September 28th 29th, Booth# 518. The Cirtronics team will be highlighting Precision Engagement®. Precision Engagement® is Cirtronics’ philosophy of tailoring manufacturing capabilities and program offerings into a... Read More

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GBMP Expands Services to mid-Hudson NY, Northeast NJ areas.

Sep 20, 2016

GBMP (Greater Boston Manufacturing Partnership) announced its first branch office outside of New England will serve mid-Hudson New York and Northeast New Jersey areas. GBMP is partnering with The Center for Operational Excellence at SUNY Stony Brook to offer Lean and Six Sigma education to manufacturing and health care and service organizations. GBMP will begin offering free operational... Read More

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HI Member Company sees test lab facility approval.

Sep 20, 2016

Hydraulic Institute announced that member company Armstrong Fluid Technology had their pump test laboratory, located at 23 Bertrand Ave in Toronto, Ontario, Canada M1L 2P3, approved through HI Pump Test Lab Approval Program. HI's program aids pump OEMs and other pump test laboratories in developing and maintaining accurate, uniform, and repeatable pump testing protocols as well as... Read More

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Sunpreme wins $5 Million Award to Develop Advanced Copper Plating Manufacturing Technology for their Heterojunction Solar Cells from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative

Sep 19, 2016

Sunpreme to develop the next-generation of high-performance, low-cost photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing technology LAS VEGAS - Sunpreme, a world-leader in high-efficiency PV cell and module manufacturing, announced today that they have received a $5M award from the U.S. Department of Energy, to develop an advanced manufacturing toolset and process technology for low-cost copper metallization of... Read More

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MarqMetrix® and Metrohm USA are Bringing the TouchRaman(TM) BallProbe® and the Mira Handheld Together for More Accurate and Reliable Raman Measurements.

Sep 19, 2016

SEATTLE - MarqMetrix has developed the only TouchRaman spectroscopy measurement device and is partnering with Metrohm USA, a leading provider of laboratory and process instrumentation, to make Raman spectroscopy more accessible, accurate and reliable. The Metrohm Mira is a compact Raman spectrometer for rapid, nondestructive identification of samples from a variety of industries. The increased... Read More

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NREL to Lead One Exascale Computing Project and support 3 more.

Sep 19, 2016

As part of DOE's Exascale Computing Project (ECP), scientists at NREL will lead efforts to model complex and turbulent flow of wind through large wind plants. NREL will additionally provide support to three 4-year projects: "Transforming Combustion Science and Technology with Exascale Simulations" (Sandia National Laboratories), "Multiscale Coupled Urban Systems" (Argonne National... Read More

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ASC Announces 2017 Launch for its Innovation Awards Program.

Sep 19, 2016

Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is launching ASC Innovation Awards Program in 2017. This award will recognize innovation in adhesive and sealant product developments, and recipients of these awards will demonstrate value proposition of novel chemistry and added value in field application or improvement in design and chemical process. Awards will be presented on April 3, 2017, and submittals... Read More

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ASHRAE Congratulates U.S. House on passing H.R.5587.

Sep 19, 2016

In response to U.S. House of Representatives passing bipartisan Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (H.R.5587), ASHRAE President Tim Wentz strongly encouraged Senate to "build on these efforts and take bold action to provide further support for STEM education." Such efforts, noted Wentz "would help meet the workforce pipeline need for an estimated 115,000 new... Read More

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IPC Technical Education Course covers PCB troubleshooting.

Sep 19, 2016

On November 2, IPC will present "PCB Troubleshooting" course in Raleigh, NC in conjunction with regional trade show, PCB Carolina. Mike Carano, RBP Chemical Technology, Inc., will teach participants to trace problems and prevent them. Participants will explore range of electrodeposition defects, learn about solderability and other assembly-related issues, and develop strategies to address solder... Read More

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SME and AMT Partner to co-produce 5 manufacturing events.

Sep 19, 2016

AMT (Association For Manufacturing Technology) and SME announced their partnership regarding regional, co-branded trade shows focused on manufacturing technology industry. In total, said collaboration encompasses EASTEC, WESTEC, SOUTH-TEC, HOUSTEX, and Mfg4. Events will feature education, applications, and technology innovation – particularly regarding digital manufacturing, automation,... Read More

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BLM Group USA to Feature Tube and Sheet Metal Fabricating Solutions at Fabtech 2016

Sep 16, 2016

Wixom, MI - BLM GROUP USA, (www.blmgroup.com), a global leader in the manufacture of tube and flat sheet processing solutions will display its wide range of equipment in booth N6300 at FABTECH 2016, November, 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will demonstrate the LC5 tube and sheet fabricating machine, the LT-FREE fiber laser tube... Read More