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  • Sandvik and Carpenter Technology Establish Powder Technology Partnership

    Carpenter Technology  (Carpenter) and Sandvik Materials Technology  (Sandvik) have formed a strategic partnership that mutually reinforces each company’s long-term commitment in powder technology. The joint ventures included in the strategic partnership will result in the...

  • AAR Reports Rail Traffic Continues to Post Gains Over 2009

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR) today reported that weekly rail traffic continues to post gains over 2009 levels with U.S. railroads originating 297,029 carloads for the week ending Oct. 9, 2010, up 8.8 percent compared with the same week last year.  AAR will no longer report 2010...

  • 3i's Technologies Appoints David Industrial Sales as Northern Ohio Rep

    3i’s Technologies Inc. recently appointed David Industrial Sales Inc. as its exclusive sales representatives for Northern Ohio, covering Cleveland, Lima, Toledo, Akron/Canton, Cambridge, Warren, Youngstown, Ashtabula, Columbus, Findley, and surrounding areas.  Established in 1982,...

  • IMI to Celebrate 50-Year Anniversary

    Industrial Magnetics Inc., Boyne City, MI, will be celebrating its 50-year anniversary in 2011 as a manufacturer of magnetic components and assemblies. The company attributes its long-term success to its mission of providing customers with creative solutions and products for mutual success and its...

  • AAR Reports September 2010 Rail Traffic Continues Measured Recovery

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reports that monthly rail carloads on U.S. railroads in September 2010 were up 7.7 percent compared with the same period last year, but still down 7.5 percent compared with September 2008. According to AAR’s October Rail Time Indicators Report, the...

  • KMPT USA Inc. Is Now Andritz KMPT Inc.

    After the successful acquisition of KMPT AG, headquartered in Vierkirchen, Germany, including its affiliates in the UK, Italy, France, China, and the U.S. by the ANDRITZ Group, effective September 2010, KMPT USA Inc. is now Andritz KMPT Inc.   The company will join the Environment &...

  • ISPE Announces 2010-2011 Board of Directors Election Results

    ISPE, a global not-for-profit association of 22,000 pharmaceutical science and manufacturing professionals, has announced the results of its 2010-2011 International Board of Directors election, revealing a slate of representatives that hail from nearly every corner of the globe. “I’m...

  • PolyGroup Inc. Announces FDA and NSF Food Contact Compliance for Microparticle Powders

    PolyGroup Inc. has announced that FIPOLDER FHP05080 and FHP05040 high-density polyethylene based microparticle powders comply with FDA regulation U.S. 21 CFR FDA Part 177.1520 Clauses (c)(2.1) and (3.2) and NSF/ANSI Std. 51 (National Sanitation Foundation - Food Equipment Materials). FDA U.S. 21...

  • CEMA Reports August Orders up 25% from 2009

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its August 2010 Booked Orders Index was 126, down 5 points or 4% from July 2010’s Index of 131, but up 25% from the August 2009 Index of 101. August Booked Orders Indexes were 224 for bulk handling equipment* and 92 for...

  • Mecke Named President of KWS Manufacturing

    Bill Mecke, P.E. has been named president of KWS Manufacturing Company, Ltd., one of the largest screw conveyor manufacturers in North America. Mecke, who has more than 20 years of industry experience working directly with customers, was promoted from the position of vice president. Mecke...