John Higgins was a regular 16-year-old who found a good-paying job and was eager to help most anyone around the workplace. All was well, up until a simple mistake - along with improper forklift training - led to an accident that left John with a broken back and without a kidney.
DALLAS, TX - Borrowing a page from the highly successful â€œCash for Clunkersâ€ car program, ITT Flowtronex announced that effective September 30, 2009, it is offering a 10 percent factory-direct cash rebate for the replacement of old and inefficient irrigation pump systems.
The Chemical Safety Board takes an in-depth look at the dangers of combustible dust, using footage from the Imperial Sugar explosion and other accidents to illustrate its destructive capabilities.
Heatwave: A black pigment that becomes transparent when heated - great for making a cloaking cop car that transforms from an unmarked vehicle to fully marked police unit with the flick of a switch.
A great demonstration of how Coriolis flowmeters simultaneously measure liquid flow and density.
A look at the DeltaV and PlantWeb solution technologies on show at the the Emerson Exchange show earlier this week.
By Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director, Manufacturing Group Today is my first day in the office this week, as the first two allowed for a dynamic range of visits that ran the gamut from medical equipment firms to a private label chocolate processor.
LOS ANGELES - OriginOil, Inc. today announced an innovative production system using a type of algae that attaches itself to growth surfaces. The new system helps pursue clean water goals while generating algae for fuel and other valuable products in wastewater treatment plants.
LONDON (AP) - Kraft Foods Inc. has six weeks to make a binding offer to buy British candy maker Cadbury PLC or else walk away for at least six months, Britain's mergers and acquisitions regulator said Wednesday.
DINA CAPPIELLO Associated Press Writer - September 30, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) -
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Keeling & Walker Ltd of Stoke-on-Trent, located 158 miles (253 km) northwest of London, is the world's largest producer of tin oxide. Not only is tin oxide a very abrasive material, it is very difficult to handle. It smears, doesn't flow well, and readily bridges.
The ROTALOG rotary paddle switch from Mucon is designed to signal the presence of bulk materials in silos and hoppers, and for blockage detection in conveyor chutes.
Intersystems’ stainless steel constructed pallet dispensers come in a variety of configurations and feature: Standard and custom pallet sizes. High grade material construction. Downloadable material to assist with various applications. www.intersystems.
The new FlowCAM V-1000 particle vision instrumentation from Fluid Imaging Technologies has the same automated particle and cell imaging and analysis capabilities as the original FlowCAM, but with a lower cost and more compact footprint.