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  • Schade Lagertechnik to Deliver Portal Scraper for Chrome Ore to Kazakhstan

    Early in 2012 Schade Lagertechnik will deliver a portal scraper (rail track 48m, conveying capacity 500 tn/hr) for chrome ore to JSC TNK Kazchrome. It will be employed in Aktobe near the Russian border, in north-west Kazakhstan. Kazchrome is part of the ENRC Group and is a major ferrochrome...

  • SOCMA’s BPTF: House Bill Will Establish Inspection Parity, Improve U.S. Drug Supply

    The Bulk Pharmaceuticals Task Force (BPTF), an affiliate of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), welcomed the introduction of a House bill that would better protect the U.S. drug supply by leveling the playing field between foreign and domestic manufacturing facilities...

  • Siemens Expands, Rebrands Dry Solids Flowmeter Line

    Siemens Industry Automation Division has expanded its dry solids flowmeter product line with the introduction of the new Sitrans WF100, Sitrans WF200, and Sitrans WF250 strain-gauge load cell based flowmeters. These new flowmeters provide effective measuring for compact installations and high-...

  • Bob Klare to Step up Leadership Role in Grain Society

    Bob Klare, director of international development at River Consulting, has been promoted to chairman of the Chapter Resource Committee of Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) from his previous position as vice-chairman. The Chapter Resource Committee provides GEAPS chapter-leader outreach...

  • ISPE Issues Guidance for Clinical Trials Comparator Management

    The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) has issued important industry guidance to advise clinical trials on comparator management activities. The ISPE Good Practice Guide: Comparator Management is the pharmaceutical industry’s first-ever resource for comparator...

  • SOCMA Member Equinox Chemicals Tells Congress: Updating Federal Standards Will Spur Innovation, Economic Growth

    During a congressional hearing on promoting U.S. innovation, competition, and economic growth, Mark Grimaldi, president and CEO of Equinox Chemicals, told lawmakers that updating existing federal standards is crucial to the continued success of specialty chemical manufacturers like Equinox. The...

  • Fike’s Bob Korn to Speak at International Biomass Convention

    Bob Korn, Fike's director of sales and marketing for industrial protection, will participate on a panel for an educational session during the International Biomass Convention and Expo on Wednesday, April 18 in Denver. Korn will present information on identifying and protecting facilities from...

  • Malvern to Present Extensive Program of Free Educational Webinars

    With more than 70 English language webinars scheduled for 2012, plus many presented in multiple languages, Malvern Instruments continues its commitment to the company’s firmly established cultural premise that knowledge sharing has great benefits for all concerned. Now in its 11th year,...

  • Snyder Industries to Acquire Rotonic’s IL, CO, and IN Operations

    Snyder Industries, a division of Tank Holding Co. and a leading manufacturer of polyethylene and steel material handling products, signed a letter of intent to acquire the ongoing Rotonics Manufacturing facilities located in Bensenville, IL and Commerce City, CO, as well as the marketing and design...

  • CEMA Welcomes Flow-Turn Inc. As New Member

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) welcomes Flow-Turn Inc. as its 116th member and 100th manufacturing member. Located in Union, NJ, Flow-Turn is a global manufacturer of powered belt curves and spiral inclines/declines. Flow-Turn’s products have been used in a wide...