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  • Powder Show Conference Program Set

    UBM Canon, in association with Powder/Bulk Solids, has announced the release of the 2012 International Powder and Bulk Solids Conference program set for May 8-11 in Rosemont, IL. Running alongside the PTXI International Expo, it is the largest conference in North America that focuses on material...

  • Free Valve Bagging School Offered at Powder Show

    STONEPAK and Premier Tech Chronos’ will offer a free valve bagging class at the Powder Show, May 7 from 3-5 pm in Room #1 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Experts will be sharing their knowledge and experience on valve packing systems, providing leading...

  • Steve Maguire Receives SPE Business Management Award

    The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) has presented its Business Management Award to Steve Maguire, the president of Maguire Products, Inc. and a pioneer in the field of plastics auxiliary equipment systems. SPE presents the award to one industry leader annually. Maguire received this year...

  • Kistler Sensors Offers Silo Remote Monitoring/Control from Smartphones

    Kistler Sensors Inc. has expanded its vision of “data anywhere, anytime” for operators, owners, and managers of silo and tank facilities by releasing its Android-based remote control and monitoring application, Kistler Connexion. The application communicates with the electronics in the...

  • Dixon Opens New Innovation Center

    Dixon, a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of hose fittings and accessories, announces the opening of the Dixon Innovation Center. Located in Chestertown, MD, the new 12,000-sq-ft center becomes an integral resource, along with the individual Dixon divisions, for the development of...

  • Lion Technology Prepares Industry for New HazCom Standard with Monthly Web Seminars

    In the Federal Register this week, OSHA published its final rule aligning its Hazard Communication (HazCom) Standard with the Global Harmonization System for Classifying and Labeling Chemicals (GHS). The rule, known as HazCom 2012 or the workers’ “Right-to-Understand” rule,...

  • Antimicrobial Surface Treatment Available on Rotodrawer Magnetic Separator

    Industrial Magnetics Inc. is now offering its RotoDrawer magnetic separator with MAGnanoSHIELD coated tubes, an FDA-compliant, antimicrobial coating from General Magnaplate that offers 99.9999% microbe resistance to assorted bacteria and fungus strains. The RotoDrawer magnetic separator is...

  • CfPA Offers Course on Process Plant Start-Up

    The Center for Professional Advancement (CfPA) is offering a course on Process Plant Start-Up, April 23-26 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The course is designed for senior and mid-level technical people involved in project execution and preparation for plant start-up in any process industry....

  • ELFA Reports February New Business Volume up 22% over 2011

    The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity for the $628 billion equipment finance sector, showed overall new business volume for February was $5.0 billion, up 22 percent from volume of $4.1 billion in the...

  • TAPPI Offers Cullison Memorial Scholarship for 2012-2013 School Year

    TAPPI is offering scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students with an interest in the pulp, paper, converting, and packaging industries. There are two general types of scholarships. Details on the William L. Cullison Memorial Scholarship If you're a student, here is a great way to...