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Katrina Survivor Wins Bodine's Oldest Motor Contest

Bodine Electric Company is pleased to announce that Martin Butirich is the winner of its 100th Anniversary Oldest Motor Contest. His winning entry, a 1927 oscillating spindle sander, took the prize in two of the contest categories: it was both the oldest Bodine product still doing its job, and the oldest Bodine product submitted. As the winner, Butirich received a check for $2,000. Additionally,...

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Graftech International Promotes Dr. Julian Norley To Senior Corporate Fellow

Cleveland, OH - October 25, 2005 -GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE: GTI) today announced the promotion of Dr. Julian Norley, Ph.D., DIC, ARSM, to Senior Corporate Fellow, the company's highest R&D scientist position, for his outstanding leadership and contributions to the research and development of the company's eGraf-® thermal management product offerings. Dr. Norley has been instrumental in...

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Fiscelli named General Manager of Lifting Gear Hire USA Operations

October 10, 2005 - Bridgeview, IL -Lifting Gear Hire has named Tony Fiscelli General Manager of Lifting Gear Hire USA Operations. Fiscelli has been employed with the lifting equipment corporation since receiving his degree in Industrial Systems Engineering in 1995, holding the titles of Technical Operations Engineer and National Rental Center Manger in Chicago, prior to his promotion. Fiscelli's...

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Prof. Marta Rencz Elected Manager of the Modeling and Simulation Workpackage of EU-funded Network of Excellence

Flomerics is proud to announce that Prof. Marta Rencz has been elected to the Board of Management of the EU-funded Network of Excellence, PATENT-DfMM (http://www.patent-dfmm.org/) as manager of the Modeling and Simulation work package. In this capacity she will serve as liaison between the Board and the sixteen University and industrial partners participating in the simulation activities of the...

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Jed Seybold Added to SludgeBusters(TM) Team at Paratherm

New sales engineer Seybold brings experience, expertise to Paratherm Heat Transfer Fluids team. (PRWEB) December 20, 2005 -- Paratherm Corporation continues to expand its telephone sales and engineering capabilities (SludgeBusters) by adding new staff member Jed Seybold. The SludgeBusters are a team of six experts in heat transfer fluids (and cleaners) available by phone and online. Customers can...

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Dialog Announces 2005 International InfoStar Winners

London, UK (29 November 2005) - Dialog, a Thomson business, today announced the 2005 winners of its annual Quantum 2 International InfoStar Awards. This year's winners are: Rikke Andreasen, Ferring Pharmaceuticals ( Denmark) Colin Davies, National Health Service ( United Kingdom) Amanda Franken, PriceWaterhouse Coopers ( South Africa) Judith Shiloni, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries ( Israel)...

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Severn Trent Services Appoints Greg Gaffney as Midwestern Regional Sales Manager for Water Purification Group

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - December 7, 2005 - Severn Trent Services has appointed Greg Gaffney Midwestern regional sales manager for its Water Purification group. In this position, Gaffney is responsible for the sales of all disinfection, instrumentation, engineered products and packaged membrane systems and will work with consulting engineers, contractors and the company's manufacturer's...

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Loughborough's Margaret Pickton Wins Dialog Scholarship

London, UK (29 November 2005) - Dialog, a Thomson business, said today that Margaret Joan Pickton from Loughborough University is the winner of this year's 5000 Roger K. Summit Scholarship award for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Named in honour of Dialog founder and Chairman Emeritus Roger K. Summit, a pioneer in developing the technology behind online information retrieval,...

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Robert Swanson Appointed Chip Solutions Sales Engineer for Kurt Manufacturing Company's Industrial Products Division

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Kurt Manufacturing Company announced the appointment of Robert Swanson to the position of Chip Solutions Sales Engineer for its Industrial Products Division. Swanson will head up sales and service for the company's line of Chipmunk metal chip compactors. He will work directly with machine shop customers to improve their ferrous and non-ferrous metal chip recycling thereby...

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Rohm and Haas Board of Directors Elect Vice President

Philadelphia, Pa December 7, 2005 - The Board of Directors of Rohm and Haas Company (NYSE:ROH) recently elected Gray Wirth as Vice President. Earlier this year he was named Business Unit Director for the company's worldwide Monomers business. Prior to joining Rohm and Haas Company, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from Cornell University in 1989, completed four years...

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