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EMSL Analytical, Inc. Expands Magnetic Materials Testing Laboratory

ven, 12/09/2016 - 17:38

Magnetic materials are used in countless industrial and consumer products that modern society depends on every day. These materials are used in everything from credit cards and electric motors to generators and various medical and scientific instruments. Magnetic materials are also found in speakers, microphones and magnetic recording media. These are just a few of the innumerable items that the use of magnetic materials makes possible. - - While most people are familiar with ferromagnetic...

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Bombardier to Build 40 OMNEO Premium Double Deck Intercity Trains for Normandy, France

ven, 11/25/2016 - 17:18

Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation announced it has received an option order for 40 OMNEO Premium double deck EMUs from SNCF on behalf of the Normandy Region. This order is valued at approximately 585 million euro ($620 million US) and is part of the contract signed in 2010 with SNCF to provide up to 860 double deck trains to the French Regions. The Normandy Region plans to roll out these new premium trains at the end of 2019 to improve comfort and capacity by over 20% on t...

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Blades Direct Announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday Specials

ven, 11/25/2016 - 06:45

Blades Direct, LLC, a leading online distributor of diamond blades and other tools for the construction and contracting industries, is pleased to announce its largest Black Friday and Cyber Monday specials to-date. - These promotions, which are currently running from now until 11:59 pm on Monday night, include items such as a brand new 70 inch flat screen television and free gas saw with qualifying purchases. - “Due to company growth, we are celebrating our biggest Black Friday and Cyber...

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EMSL Radiochemistry Laboratory Offers Radionuclide in Soil Testing

jeu, 11/17/2016 - 17:42

Soil can be radiologically contaminated by either naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM) or man-made radionuclides. These radioactive materials can affect crops and drinking water, which can pose health issues to the human body. EMSL Analytical, Inc.'s radiological laboratory division now offers radionuclides in soil testing packages. - - Uranium-238, Uranium-234, Thorium-232 and their daughter progenies are naturally occurring in rocks. When the radioactive-enriched rocks break d...

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Essex Capital Closes $10.0 Million Start Up Capital Raise

mer, 11/16/2016 - 18:15

Essex Capital Group, Inc. (“Essex”), announced today that the firm recently arranged a $10,000,000 debt capital raise for Atio USA, LLC, a startup aluminum alloy manufacturer based in Clewiston, FL (“Atio” or the “Company”).  When operational, the Company will produce aluminium alloy utilizing recycled aluminium scrap to produce high quality special alloys to satisfy expanding demand across the world. After experiencing the typical capital formation frustrations facing startup enterprises...

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Particulate Matter Pollution in Occupational and Residential Environments

mer, 11/09/2016 - 17:52

People can be exposed to particulate matter pollution in the air they breathe in their homes, schools and work environments. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) describes particulate matter, also referred to as PM, as a mixture of solid particles and liquid droplets found in the air. - - Some particles can be large or dark enough to be seen with the naked eye, such as dust, dirt, soot or smoke. Many others are so small they can only be detected using advanced laboratory equipment...

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Some California Workers and Residents at Risk of Exposure to Diesel Particulate Matter

mar, 11/08/2016 - 22:36

Recently, the California Air Resources Board worked alongside the California Highway Patrol in East Los Angeles. The joint effort inspected heavy-duty trucks to check for compliance with the state's air pollution regulations. The inspections focused on the exhaust from these trucks since those that have not been properly maintained or configured can not only cause unsightly air pollution, but also impact people's health when they breathe polluted air.    - - Diesel engines provide power for...

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Utilizing Noise Dosimeters and Meters to Prevent Occupational Hearing Loss

ven, 11/04/2016 - 14:33

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that twenty-two million workers are exposed to potentially damaging noise at work each year in the United States. The agency also reports that U.S. businesses paid more than $1.5 million in penalties last year for not protecting workers from noise and an estimated $242 million is spent annually on workers' compensation for hearing loss disability. - - When a worker is exposed to loud noise it can kill the nerve endings in the...

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OSHA Fines Manufacturer for Exposing Workers to Respirable Hazards

jeu, 11/03/2016 - 17:06

Earlier this year, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced that a New York manufacturing company was facing over $100,000 in proposed fines for exposing workers to unsafe airborne levels of cancer-causing chemicals. - - After a complaint was filed, OSHA initiated an inspection and cited the company for 17 serious violations. Included in these violations, OSHA found the employer: - - - • Exposed employees to airborne cadmium, lead, nickel and respirable crystalli...

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Potential Exposure to Hazardous Materials has Residents of Los Angeles Neighborhood Concerned

mer, 11/02/2016 - 16:37

Plans by the Los Angeles Housing Authority to demolish an aging housing project to make way for a new mixed-use complex have residents and nearby neighbors concerned. - - The housing project sits next to land that once housed a steel manufacturing facility as well as a truck storage and repair facility. The soil is known to be contaminated and in 2014 the South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) reported that, “…the California Department of Toxics Substances Control (DTSC) identif...

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Hoists Direct Adds to Growing Sales Team

mar, 11/01/2016 - 22:32

Hoists Direct, top global supplier of hoists, cranes, below-the-hook lifting devices and winches, announced today that Steve Rimmer has recently joined the company's growing sales team. - Steve Rimmer was most recently with Steve Rimmer & Associates, an industrial distribution businesses in Charlotte, NC.  Steve retired from Steve Rimmer & Associates and joined Hoists Direct. - “I look forward to introducing Hoists Direct's product portfolio of hoists, cranes, below-the-hook

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Toshiba Ships Turbine for World's First Direct-Fired Supercritical Oxy-Combustion CO2 Power Cycle Demonstration Plant to U.S

mar, 11/01/2016 - 19:01

Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today shipped a 25MW gross electric (50MWth) turbine to the world's first direct-fired supercritical oxy-combustion CO₂ power cycle generation system demonstration plant, now being built in Texas in the United States. The demonstration plant, jointly developed by Toshiba, NET Power, LLC., CB&I, and Exelon Corporation, will validate the Allam Cycle, a new natural gas power system that operates at high efficiency and collects high-pressure CO₂. T...

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Qualtek Manufacturing Appoints Troy Roberts CEO

mar, 11/01/2016 - 14:00

Colorado Springs, CO – Effective December 1, Troy Roberts, President/COO of AIDA-America will take over the role of CEO of Qualtek Manufacturing.   Qualtek Manufacturing Inc. and AIDA-America, Dayton, OH jointly announced leadership changes to underscore the positive nature of the transition.    At Qualtek, Roberts will take over the role held by Mary Fagnant who served as CEO since 2015 and was President of Qualtek for 15 years prior.  At AIDA-America, Pat Ambuske, current VP of Operati...

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FDT Group to Hold Press Conference at SPS IPC Drives Exhibition

ven, 10/28/2016 - 05:45

The FDT Group, an independent, international, not-for-profit industry association supporting FDT® Technology, today announced that it would conduct a press conference on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at 11.30 Central European Time (CET) at SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany. The organization plans to address the launch of a fully integrated FDT/Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) architecture bridging the process, hybrid and factory automation markets. The media event (to be held in NCC Os...

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GreenWood, Inc. Reaches 4 Million Safe Hours at West Virginia Operations

mer, 10/26/2016 - 17:45

Greenville, SC - - October 26, 2016 - - GreenWood, Inc., an integrated maintenance, operations and construction solutions provider, recently celebrated 4 million safe hours at their West Virginia Operations (WVO) project based in South Charleston, West Virginia.  This accomplishment was achieved after fourteen years of continuous operations without a lost time event while supporting multiple clients in the chemical, petro-chemical, and automotive markets.   GreenWood's leadership team hos...

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Blades Direct Offers a Sneak Peak of its Newest Diamond Blade, “The Shocker”

lun, 10/24/2016 - 19:37

Blades Direct, LLC, a leading distributor of diamond blades and other related items for the construction and contracting industries, is pleased to offer a “sneak peak” of its newest diamond blade, “The Shocker.” -   - Utilizing state-of-the-art Shoxx® Technology, The Shocker has already become a top-rated diamond blade at Blades Direct. -   - The exclusive blade has nearly a full inch of segment height and includes the highest amount of diamond concentration available. The blade's manufacturin...

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Knight Waste Services of Fort Worth Honored for Fleet Sustainability and Efficiency Practices

jeu, 10/20/2016 - 13:00

MONTREAL, CANADA and DODGE CENTER, MN (October 20, 2016) – Fleetmind Solutions and McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, are pleased to announce that Automotive Fleet and Heavy Duty Trucking magazines have named Mr. Richard Knight, Chief Operating Officer (COO), Knight Waste Services, as a 2016 Fleet Technology Expo (FTX) Award honoree in the heavy-duty fleet category.  The FTX Awards recognize fleet owners who have made significant contri...

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3D Scan to CAD with Artec 3D and Geomagic Design X -

jeu, 10/13/2016 - 21:29

If you are looking for the quickest path from 3D scanned data to your CAD software then we have a solution for you: the new arrival of Geomagic Design X and Artec 3D Scanner Bundles. Pair up a Artec 3D scanner such as the Artec Eva , Space Spider or both scanners with Geomagic Design X and start 3D scanning to CAD . Geomagic Design X, which is both powerful and flexible, allows a user to convert 3D scanned data into high-quality featured based CAD models. By using powerful tools s...

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EMSL Provides Power Generator and Particle Emissions Testing Services

mer, 10/12/2016 - 15:06

EMSL Analytical, Inc. offers a host of services for the analysis of the environmental impact created via by-products from power generators and industrial burners. We realize that in areas adjacent to these generating plants, there are always people who are sensitized to potential environmental issues that could be caused by plant operations. EMSL provides testing options for individuals and companies within these communities to best determine the nature and extent of any issues. - - In supp...

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GreenWood, Inc.'s Crittendon Elected to Vice Chair Role at Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals

mar, 10/11/2016 - 17:38

Greenville, SC - - October 11, 2016 - - GreenWood, Inc., an integrated maintenance, construction and workforce solutions provider, announces that Kevin Crittendon, Director of Continuous Improvement, has been elected to serve as Vice Chair of the Carolinas Chapter for the Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP).  SMRP is a nonprofit professional society formed by practitioners to advance the reliability, maintenance and physical asset management industry. SMRP provides ...

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