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  • NDC Infrared Engineering Acquires IRM Group SA

    NDC Infrared Engineering (Irwindale, CA), a leading manufacturer of web gauging equipment for the plastics, rubber, nonwoven, and extrusion coated businesses, has acquired the IRM Group (Alleur, Belgium), a leading manufacturer of high-technology measuring systems for the metals...

  • Industrial Woven Wire Filter Cloth Covered in New ASTM Particle and Spray Characterization Standard

    A new ASTM International standard covers a special grade of industrial woven wire cloth called filter cloth for general filtration, including the separation of solids from fluids. ASTM E2814, Guide for Industrial Woven Wire Filter Cloth, was developed by Subcommittee E29.01 on Sieves, Sieving...

  • Chilworth Global Announces Move to New North American Headquarters in Princeton, NJ

    Chilworth Global, a worldwide leader in process safety consulting, testing, and training services, announced that it has relocated to new North American headquarters in Princeton, NJ. In addition to housing the company’s growing North American workforce, the new facility features four...

  • CEMA June Orders down 5% from May, up 1% from 2010

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its June 2011 Booked Orders Index was 167. Index in June is down 8 points, or 5%, from May 2011’s Index of 175. The June 2011 Index represents an increase of 1% from the June 2010 Index of 166. June Booked Orders...

  • Magnet Applications Adds General Manager for Pennsylvania Facility

    Magnet Applications, a subsidiary of Bunting Magnetics Co., announced the addition of Pete Lipetzky, PhD as the new general manager for its DuBois, PA facility. Lipetzky will oversee the total manufacturing and sales operations for the DuBois plant and will report to Robert J. Bunting, the owner...

  • General Kinematics Expands Leadership Team

    General Kinematics announced that Thomas Musschoot will be promoted to vice president component sales and marketing. Musschoot will be responsible for all component sales activities in his new role, as well as overseeing his current marketing and research & development responsibilities....

  • Magnum Systems Appoints AW Process as Technical Industrial Representative

    Magnum Systems, one of North America’s leading designers and manufacturers of material handling and packaging systems for dry bulk solids, announces an agreement with AW Process LLC, of Lakewood Ranch, FL, to cover the industrial markets in Florida. Andy Woodford of AW process LLC has...

  • Honeywell Acquires IRIS Systems Inc.

    Honeywell has announced that it has acquired IRIS Systems Inc., a privately-held provider of flame monitoring systems for industrial process applications. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed. With the addition of IRIS Systems’ complementary product portfolio, Honeywell’s...

  • GEA Niro Collaborating with DTU to Build Better Spray Dryer

    GEA Niro is working hand-in-hand with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), to simulate the fluid dynamics that take place within a full-sized spray dryer. This is done using a scaled down model with water instead of air. The process allows experiments to be performed at a laboratory level...

  • Aget Launches New Web Site

    Aget Manufacturing Co., Adrian, MI, a leading manufacturer of dust and mist control equipment and environmental air filtering systems, has launched a new Web site, www.agetmfg.com, with easy-to-navigate features for finding product information quickly. Product attributes, photos, line...