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  • The Application of FOUNDATION Fieldbus Research

    The International Society of Automation (ISA) announces the publication of Applying FOUNDATION Fieldbus, a new book that serves as a comprehensive and practical guide to the theory, engineering, and implementation of FOUNDATION Fieldbus in process control systems. Authored by Bharat Ratilal (B...

  • Pneumatic Sieving Webinar Announced

    Accurately determining the particle size distribution of incoming materials and confirming the specifications of final product is imperative in any powder processing application. Pneumatic sieving offers an efficient and economical technique for analyzing materials with a high level of accurate and...

  • Dietrich Named Production Manager for Kalenborn’s Plants

    Scott Dietrich has been named production manager for both Kalenborn Abresist Corp. in Urbana, IN and its subsidiary plant, Kalenborn Technologies, in Soddy-Daisy, TN. Dietrich recently celebrated his 25th year with Kalenborn Abresist.        Kalenborn Abresist is a...

  • Southworth International Acquires Marco Group AB

    Southworth International Group, a leading provider of ergonomic material handling equipment, announced that it has agreed to acquire Marco Group AB, a leading European manufacturer of similar lifting and positioning technologies in Sweden. Founded in 1935 and headquartered in Ängelholm,...

  • Dupont, Dow Merger Approved

    DuPont and The Dow Chemical Co. announced that their boards of directors unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which the companies will combine in an all-stock merger of equals. The combined company will be named DowDuPont. The parties intend to subsequently pursue a separation of...

  • Bühler Aeroglide Appoints Sales Manager for North America

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has appointed Joe Tordella area sales manager for North America.   Tordella will manage sales for North American food segments, including the snack and ready-to-...

  • Former Governor Named Tyson Foods Board Member

    Former Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe has been named to the board of directors of Tyson Foods Inc. Beebe, 68, becomes one of eight independent directors on the 10-member Tyson Foods board. He was governor of Arkansas from 2007 to 2015, served as the state’s attorney general from 2003 to...

  • EFCO Products Selects BatchMaster Software

    BatchMaster Software, a leading provider of ERP solutions developed specifically for the process manufacturing industry, announced that EFCO Products Inc. has selected BatchMaster ERP with SAP Business One providing a cohesive, comprehensive ERP solution. EFCO's product lines include...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders Increase 56%

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its October 2015 booked orders were up 56.5% when compared to September 2015 booked orders. October booked orders were up 0.4% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 98.4% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to September...

  • PPT Expands Drying and Emissions Control Capabilities

    Powder Processing & Technology (PPT), a processor of powdered materials for North America’s largest materials companies, announces a significant expansion of its capabilities and capacity. The company, which serves inorganic and ceramic materials processors, has installed advanced...