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Ricky W. Magee Begins Three-Year Term on ASTM International Board of Directors

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., December 14, 2009-Ricky W. Magee, director of the technology laboratory for Columbian Chemicals Co. in Marietta, Ga., has been elected to the ASTM International board of directors for 2010-2012. As technology laboratory director at Columbian Chemicals, Magee is responsible for Columbian's global technology laboratory, which provides material science, analytical and...

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Mary H. Saunders to Serve Three-Year Term on ASTM International Board of Directors

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., December 14, 2009-Mary H. Saunders, deputy assistant secretary for Manufacturing and Services in the International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C., has been named to a three-year term on the ASTM International board of directors. As deputy assistant secretary, a role she assumed in 2008, Saunders manages the daily operations of the more...

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Malvern Instruments Rheology Specialist Wins Award for Doctorate

Presentation and award lecture at BSR meeting 14/15 December 2009 10 December 2009: Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments Product Technical Specialist for Rheology, Dr John Duffy, has been awarded the prestigious Vernon Harrison doctoral prize given annually by the British Society of Rheology (BSR). He will receive his award, and give his award lecture, at the BSR Midwinter Meeting at the University...

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Shawn Cole Joins Tridak as Product Manager

Tridak, manufacturer of industrial fluid dispensing and filling equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shawn Cole as Product Manager. In his new position, Mr. Cole will be responsible for reshaping and maintaining the Tridak product portfolio and for growing Tridak's business globally through product development and channel management. Mr. Cole brings to Tridak over 13 years of...

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CLARK Names Jason Gaydos as Regional Sales Manager

Appointment yields over Fifteen years of Sales/Material Handling experience Lexington, KY - December 11, 2009 - CLARK Material Handing Company has announced the appointment of Jason Gaydos as Regional Sales Manager. His responsibilities will include working closely with the Eastern US dealers, sales personnel, parts and service as well as end users in establishing & maintaining customer...

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Met-Pro Corporation Appoints Robin L. Wiessmann to Board of Directors

Harleysville, PA, December 14, 2009 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that Robin L. Wiessmann has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of Dr. Alan Lawley. We are honored to have Ms. Wiessmann join our Board," stated De Hont. "A diverse group of Directors with...

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Orbitform Appoints Applications Engineer

Orbitform Group, Jackson, Michigan is pleased to announce Greg Stoia has joined the company as an Applications Engineer. An experienced orbital forming and assembly automation specialist, Mr. Stoia has over 23 years experience in all aspects of fastening and forming applications, machine design and sales. Mr. Stoia brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the Orbitform Orbital Product Line and...

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Ernie Wright Joins Black & Veatch's Energy Business

New Senior Vice President to oversee engineering, procurement and construction projects in North and South America Overland Park, Kan. (11 November 2009) - Ernie Wright has joined Black & Veatch as a Senior Vice President in the company's global energy business. Wright will be responsible for overseeing large-scale, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) projects across the Americas, as...

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Eamonn Kelly to Join Black & Veatch's Water Business in Asia Pacific

Melbourne, Australia (24 November 2009) - Eamonn Kelly will join Black & Veatch as the new Managing Director for South Asia Pacific early next year. Kelly will be responsible for growing Black & Veatch's water business throughout the region and will be based in Melbourne. Eamonn has more than 20 years' experience in the water industry with a majority of the time spent in Australia, China and...

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Lawrence Roberts Receives ASTM International Award of Merit for Work on Cement and Concrete Standards

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., December 9, 2009-Consultant Lawrence Roberts of Acton, Mass., has received the ASTM International Award of Merit. The Award of Merit and its accompanying title of fellow is the highest organizational recognition for individual contributions to ASTM standards activities. Roberts was cited for exceptional and dedicated service to ASTM International Committee C01 on Cement in...

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