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  • SOCMA Welcomes Senate Legislation Extending Chemical Security Rules

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) welcomed the introduction of legislation in the U.S. Senate that would reauthorize chemical facility security standards, thereby preserving the progress companies across the country have made towards safeguard their facilities against...

  • Surge in European Membership for The Sulfur Institute

    Citis, SA, Franz Fischer Spedition GmbH and Sandvik Process Systems, all European-based companies with years of involvement in the sulfur industry, have joined The Sulphur Institute (TSI). Hermann H. Wittje, The Mosaic Co. and TSI chair, commented, “The increased understanding of TSI...

  • AAR to Announce Freight Rail Investment Projections for 2011

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR) will host a teleconference to discuss the freight rail industry’s economic impact and policy outlook on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The teleconference coincides with the annual release of the association’s outlook...

  • The Dow Chemical Co. Announces Sponsorship of Special Olympics World Summer Games

    The Dow Chemical Co. has announced its sponsorship of the upcoming 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games, making Dow the official chemistry company of the Special Olympics. Dow joins other international sponsors including Microsoft, Coca-Cola, and Cisco. “The Special Olympics are about...

  • Pallmann Hires Peter Roth to Strengthen Sales in Process Technology Sectors

    Peter Roth has been appointed head of Pallmann Group’s new Process Technology business unit, effective January 1. In recent years, Pallmann has experienced an increasing number of enquiries and orders from the pharmaceutical, food technology, chemicals, and related industries for its high-...

  • Ohmart/VEGA Corp. Changes Name to VEGA Americas Inc.

    Ohmart/VEGA Corp. has changed its name to VEGA Americas Inc. This change recognizes the relationship between the company and its parent, VEGA Grieshaber KG of Schiltach, Germany. The VEGA name is also shared with 12 other VEGA subsidiaries throughout the world.   Founded in 1950 as The...

  • Ross Appoints New Asian Regional Sales Manager

    Bogard Lagman, the former executive vice president of Charles Ross & Son Co., has been appointed the new regional sales manager for Asian and Middle Eastern countries. Bogard is based out of Manila, Philippines and is responsible for sales management of products manufactured in Ross plants...

  • River Consulting Provides Grain Expertise for Bangladesh Project Award

    River Consulting has been selected by the Bangladesh Ministry of Food and Disaster Preparedness to provide Front End Engineering and Design and Owner’s Engineer services for a new 50,000 mt wheat and rice import facility. Once completed, the new facility at the port of Mongla, Bangladesh,...

  • CST Industries Announces New President & CEO

    The Board of Directors of CST Industries Inc. has announced that Declan McLaughlin has been named president and CEO. Declan joined CST in late 2009 as president of Columbian TecTank. He recently was named to lead the combination of Columbian TecTank and another CST portfolio company, Engineered...

  • American Chemistry Council Adds Seven New Members

    The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Board of Directors has approved the membership of seven companies and the status of one other as a Responsible Care Partner company. The association’s continued growth is a direct result of an initiative created to improve member services,...