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  • George Prest Named New CEO of Material Handling Industry of America

    The Board of Governors of Material Handling Industry announced the appointment of George W. Prest to the position of chief executive officer of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA). Prest will succeed John Nofsinger at his retirement as CEO on December 31, 2011. Prest brings more than 30...

  • Honeywell, Virthualis to Develop Solution for Safety Engineering, Operator Training

    Honeywell announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Virthualis s.r.l., an engineering and research firm focused on improving decision making in the design and implementation of safety, to develop a 3-D simulation solution to improve operator training and plant safety....

  • CEMA Reports 38% Increase in Orders for 2011

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reports that overall industry orders (bookings) for the first 6 months of 2011 increased 38.28% compared to the same period in 2010, with total orders of $4.58 billion. CEMA estimates industry billed sales (shipments) for the first 6 months of...

  • Intersystems Announces Expansion

    Intersystems has announced the expansion of its Omaha, NE facility. Construction of the 60,000-sq-ft addition will begin immediately, with completion scheduled for January 2012. The company expects the cost of the expansion and additional manufacturing equipment to top $10 million.   ...

  • Donaldson Torit Launches New Web Site

    Donaldson Company, Inc., a leading, worldwide manufacturer of filtration systems, has launched the new Donaldson Torit Web site at www.donaldsontorit.com. The new site is easy to navigate and designed with the busy, solutions-seeking customer in mind. Entering the new site, visitors will...

  • U.S. to Host 2012 International Chemistry Olympiad

    For only the second time in its 44-year history, the International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) will be hosted in the U.S. from July 21-30, 2012. IChO provides chemistry students the opportunity to compete at the highest levels and establish networks that go beyond cultures and borders. As part of its...

  • Camfil Farr APC Launches Updated Web Site

    Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC), a leading worldwide producer of industrial dust and fume collectors, has launched a Web 2.0 site incorporating interactive chat features, a comprehensive video library, and social media. U.S. and Canadian visitors can view the updated Web site at www.farrapc...

  • Aerodyne Debuts New Animation of StopTight Slide Gate Material Handling Valve

    Aerodyne, a division of Abanaki Corp., recently launched an animated demo of its StopTight slide gate material handling valve, a dust-tight component for controlling flow in a bulk material system. The slide gate drive action eliminates the need for racks, pinions, cams, or other internal...

  • CPM Announces Sales Representative Agreement with Synertek Process Equipment

    CPM, a leading supplier of process equipment and technology for the animal feed, oilseed, biofuels, and human food processing industries, announces a new industrial market manufacturers’ sales representative agreement with Synertek Process Equipment Inc.       ...

  • Kevin Young Joins Vecoplan LLC

    Vecoplan LLC, a worldwide leader in size reduction technologies, has added Kevin Young to its engineering department. Young graduated with honors from North Carolina A&T State University in May of 2011, earning a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering. While at A&T, Kevin was the team...