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  • Ametek Acquires Brookfield Engineering and ESP/SurgeX

    Ametek Inc. has completed two acquisitions: Brookfield Engineering Laboratories, the world’s leading manufacturer of viscometers and rheometers, and ESP/SurgeX, a leader in energy intelligence and power protection solutions. “Brookfield Engineering and ESP/SurgeX are excellent...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders Soar in December

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its December 2015 booked orders increased 31.7% when compared to December 2014 orders. December 2015 booked orders when compared to November 2015 booked orders were up 80.5%. December booked orders were up 5.3% for Bulk...

  • DuPont, Dow Chemical Experts Part of New Short Course

    The Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center is introducing new educational offerings for professional development and conducted its first short course Jan. 26-29, covering the fundamentals of bulk solids processing and handling. With registration at capacity, the inaugural...

  • Triple/S Dynamics Names Jaynes Controller

    Triple/S Dynamics announces the hiring of Greg Jaynes as controller. "Obviously, Greg has the skill set for our financial management. But the big plus for us is a deep background from a manufacturing standpoint, including production and supply chain inventory management," said Chris...

  • Dufinetz Promoted to Manager of KWS Environmental

    Jimmy Dufinetz, P.E. of KWS Manufacturing Co., has been promoted to Manager of KWS Environmental. KWS Environmental is a division of KWS Manufacturing that focuses on the water and wastewater treatment industry. KWS Environmental products and services are sold to municipal water and wastewater...

  • Enhance Lab Measurement Accuracy, Productivity

    “Essential Measurement Techniques” will ensure lab personnel have a basic understanding of the techniques they use so they can more easily spot potential error sources in lab measurement protocols. Enhanced understanding will help them reduce waste and rework to create a leaner overall...

  • USDA Finalizes New Food Safety Measures

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced the finalization of new federal standards to reduce Salmonella and Campylobacter in ground chicken and turkey products, as well as in raw chicken breasts, legs, and wings. Based on scientific risk...

  • Mars Eliminating Artificial Colors

    Mars Inc. announced that it will remove all artificial colors from its human food products as part of a commitment to meet evolving consumer preferences.   Though many of the company’s products are already free of artificial colors, by expanding the scope of the effort to its entire...

  • Feed Mill Explosion Kills One, Injures Several

    One worker was killed and several others were injured after an explosion at a feed mill in Rockmart, GA Sunday morning. Justin Deems, 25 of Rockmart, was killed from the blast at JCG Farms Feed Mill, which occurred at about 2:30 am and caused severe damage to the plant. Several other employees,...

  • OSHA to Hold Emergency Response and Preparedness Meeting

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) will hold a meeting of the Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee on February 24-25, 2016, in Washington, D.C. Among other issues, the subcommittee will...