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  • ELFA Announces Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2012

    The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA), which represents the $628 billion equipment finance sector, revealed its Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2012. Given that every year U.S. businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies spend in excess of $1.2 trillion in capital goods...

  • SOCMA President to Lead NAM's Council of Manufacturing Associations

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) announced that president and CEO, Lawrence D. Sloan, has assumed his post as chairman of the National Association of Manufacturers’ Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) Board of Directors for 2012. "I am honored and...

  • Malvern and IIT Announce New Partnership

    International Innovative Technologies (IIT), Gateshead, UK,-is working in partnership with Malvern Instruments to incorporate new in-line particle size distribution analysis systems in its specialist low-energy milling equipment. IIT specializes in the design and manufacture of a new patented...

  • Hosokawa to Host Live In-House Containment Solution Demonstration

    Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems will host a live in-house containment solution demonstration on Tuesday, March 6 and Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at its Summit, NJ. This free event is specifically designed to demonstrate the containment solutions Hosokawa offers for operator protection when dealing with...

  • CEMA's November Booked Orders Down from October, Up from 2010

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its November 2011 Booked Orders Index was 145, down 90 points or 38% from October 2011’s Index of 235. The November 2011 Index represents an increase of 14% from the November 2010 Index of 127. November Booked Orders...

  • Heyl & Patterson Celebrates 125 Years in Business

    Heyl & Patterson Inc., a specialist engineering company headquartered in Pittsburgh since its founding in 1887, celebrates its 125th anniversary throughout 2012. Crediting multiple generations of employees, customers, and vendors for the company’s longevity, Heyl & Patterson has...

  • Rehrig Pacific Logistics Announces Bulk Pooling Services Venture

    Rehrig Pacific Logistics (RPL), a leader in reusable packaging services and solutions including asset management and exchange, reverse logistics, and recycling and sustainability services, announced the launch of its newest business venture, Rehrig Bulk Pooling Services (Rehrig BPS). The new...

  • PTI Names Thierry Fabozzi Managing Director of European Business Unit

    Thierry Fabozzi has been named managing director of Plastic Technologies Inc. Europe (PTI-E), Yverdon, Switzerland, by Dr. Tom Brady, founder and chairman of Plastic Technologies Inc. (PTI). PTI has a long-standing global reputation as a leader in for package development and design, rapid...

  • Oseco's New Web Site Aids Product Selection

    Oseco’s newly redesigned Web site helps both new and experienced users of rupture discs and explosion vents select the right products for their needs. The new site, www.oseco.com, is the first designed by a rupture disc manufacturer to allow visitors to find a product based on their industry...

  • AAR Reports Record Monthly Traffic, Gains for Annual Rail Traffic

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported gains in 2011 rail traffic compared with last year, with U.S. railroads originating 15.2 million carloads, up 2.2 percent over 2010 and up 9.7 percent over 2009. Total U.S. rail intermodal volume in 2011 was 11.9 million trailers and containers,...