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  • Bemis Reaches Agreement to Sell Two Facilities to Exopack

    Bemis Company, Inc., a supplier of flexible packaging materials, has signed a definitive agreement to sell the company's Menasha, WI and Catoosa (Tulsa), OK facilities to Exopack Holding Corp., an affiliate of private investment firm Sun Capital Partners Inc. The purchase price for the transaction...

  • AAR Reports Weekly Rail Traffic Remains Steady

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reports that U.S. railroads originated 270,251 carloads for the week ending June 5, 2010, up 4 percent compared with the same week in 2009, but down 16.4 percent from 2008. Unlike the comparison weeks from 2008 and 2009, Week 22 of 2010 included the...

  • Solids Handling Lab, Lecture, Lunch Offered

    Back by popular demand, Jenike & Johanson engineers will be delivering the 7th annual one-day seminar on July 15, 2010 at their Tyngsboro, MA office/laboratory regarding fundamental aspects of bulk solids handling, testing, and pneumatic conveying.  This informative workshop will...

  • Kaeser Names Smiley Director of Sales

    Kaeser Compressors Inc. has announced the hiring of Ed Smiley as director of sales. Based out of Kaeser’s U.S. headquarters in Fredericksburg, VA, Smiley will lead the sales teams for all Kaeser’s product divisions.   “We welcome Ed to the Kaeser family and look forward to...

  • New Dates Announced for World FIBC Congress

    Following the postponement of the 6th World FIBC Congress 2010 due to the volcanic ash eruptions, the event will now be held September 16-17, 2010.   The original conference program and speaker line-up is still in place; however the call for papers has been re-opened for additional...

  • American Chemistry Council Elects New Members to Board of Directors

    The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has elected a new board of directors to begin serving its term on January 1, 2011. “I congratulate each and every one of ACC’s new board members,” said ACC president and CEO Cal Dooley. “Together we share a commitment to fostering...

  • Jakubiak Promoted at ACS Group

    ACS Group has announced the promotion of Jeff Jakubiak, who joins the Operations team for the material handling department as the material handling/electrical production supervisor where he will be directing and supervising the material handling production lines. With more than 10 years of...

  • American Chemistry Council Expands, Diversifies Membership

    The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Board of Directors approved the membership of five companies and the status of six others as Responsible Care Partner companies. The growth of ACC membership is a direct result of an initiative created to improve member services, expand the...

  • Cattron Group International Announces Representatives for New England, Carolinas

    Cattron Group International, a leading global manufacturer of remote control products and professional services for the industrial, mining, commercial mobile, and railroad markets, announces that it has contracted with O’Leary & Associates Inc. to represent the company in New England and...

  • American Chemistry Council Honors Industry's Best

    The American Chemistry Council (ACC) presented three member companies with its highest honor, the Responsible Care Company of the Year Award. This premier award recognizes full integration of the Responsible Care ethic throughout a company and sustained outstanding performance. This year’s...