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  • ISAAT 2007, SME International Grinding Conference Join Forces

    ISAAT 2007 (The International Symposium on Advances in Abrasive Technology) and the SME International Grinding Conference will join forces September 26-28 at the Hyatt Regency in Dearborn, MI, to create a signature precision grinding and abrasives machining technology event. The Society of...

  • Metso Signs Service Contract with Codelco in Chile

    Metso Minerals has signed a contract with Codelco, the Chilean national mining company for on-site service and parts supply at Codelco's Andina Divisions' process plant, Northeast of Santiago, Chile. The value of the service contract over five years totals approximately EUR 13 million. Metso's...

  • CycloTech Hosts Pneumatic Conveying Seminar

    Hosted by the CycloTech System Proving Facility, September 18-20 in York, NE, this seminar is devoted to major aspects of pneumatic conveying and how to utilize it for maximum productivity. It will include live hands-on demonstrations of full-scale pneumatic conveying systems at the fully equipped...

  • Louisiana Bag and LA PAC Merge to Form JohnPac

    Peter John and David John, owners of Louisiana Bag Company and LA PAC, recently unveiled plans to umbrella their packaging, manufacturing, and distribution companies under one name, JohnPac, effective September 1. The change reflects the companies’ shared heritage and global reach. Beginning...

  • Cyclonaire Launches Components Division

    Cyclonaire Corp., a leading manufacturer of pneumatic conveying equipment and controls, has announced the launch of its new Components Division, which will enhance customers’ purchasing options. The new division bridges the company’s existing Parts and Projects divisions, while making...

  • Material Handling and Logistics Industry Sets Future Priorities at Inaugural Summit

    The 2007 Material Handling and Logistics Summit identified the leading priorities of material handling and logistics professionals. Among the top priorities for the industry are: Creating a funding source that supports material handling and logistics initiatives in research, education, innovation...

  • Malvern Analyzer Used to Better Understand Powder Handling Mechanics

    A research team led by Professor John Dodds at the RAPSODEE research centre, Ecole des Mines in Albi, France, is using a Malvern Spraytec particle size analyzer as part of a project to better understand the mechanics of powder handling. The system will be used to examine dust emissions from powder...

  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers Events

    The Society of Manufacturing Engineers, the world's leading professional society supporting manufacturing education, will host a variety of manufacturing events throughout the remainder of 2007.  Sep 11-13: Lean Directions Aerospace Canada Hilton Montreal Bonaventure Montreal, Quebec,...

  • ANSI Conference to Address Impact of Chemical Regulations

    Global manufacturers are facing increasing pressure to balance the economic and societal impact of domestic and foreign chemical controls such as REACH, RoHS, WEEE, and GHS. On August 9-10, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will host Action and Reaction: Developing a sustainable...

  • FKI Logistex Opens Technology & Education Center

    FKI Logistex, a global leader in integrated material handling solutions, has announced the grand opening of its multimillion-dollar Technology & Education Center (TEC) in Cincinnati. The 31,000-sq-ft training and demonstration center offers customers access to fully functional, automated...