By Jeff Reinke At the risk of sounding hypocritical, let me say that although I'm well aware of rising energy costs, and, in particular, escalating oil prices, it will probably still be some time before I'm driving a non-fossil fuel powered vehicle.
The HARTÂ® Communication Foundation (HCF) recently presented its prestigious 2008 HART Plant of the Year Award to the PDVSA Petropiar oil refinery located in Mejorador Jose, Barcelona, Venezuela.
Omnitrol Networks, a real-time application network platforms provider for business process optimization and RFID-based asset track and trace solutions, recently formed a strategic relationship with BT Global Services, a networked IT services provider.
LUDECA , a laser alignment, vibration analysis and balancing equipment, plus software, services and training vendor, recently redesigned www.ludeca.com
According to ICONICS , its "360Â° Of Visualization For Real-Time Operational Excellence" seminar may aid in improving your engineering productivity up to 60 percent.
Eco-printed products company Pixxlz is thinking of changing its tag line from "We Print Green" to "Our Product Is Crap."
When I started scripting this column the day before President Obama's inauguration, I began writing the introductory paragraph several times, but kept running head-first into a wall.
According to Sweco , its Sono-Wave™ fully digital ultrasonic system delivers: Improved screen excitation throughout the screen surface. More even energy distribution. The power to drive 2 screens simultaneously.
The National Technical Information Service's (NTIS') Toxic Substances Control Act Test
Dynamic Air recently unveiled its Bella mixer, which is designed to achieve fast, precise high-capacity, low-shear mixing of either dry bulk solids or liquids with solids.
The CR030/130 Series fan heater from OMEGA Engineering consists of double-insulated plastic housing and a high-performance fan heater, which boasts of a variety of mounting options.
East Hills Instruments has added Winchester Engineering to its family of brands. Along with the brand name comes the Winchester Model 1 auto-ranging digital gauge™ technology, which allows gauges to span from absolute vacuum to 3,000 PSI while maintaining 0.1 percent of reading accuracy.
Dispense Works recently unveiled its Ring Dex filling and capping system, which is ideal for processing small bottles, tubes and vials in a compact, yet cost-effective bench-top package.
The Jet Pulverizer Co. of Moorestown, NJ, is now working with African Explosives Ltd., which is located in South Africa, to produce the finest high-purity material for its silicon metal detonator fuses.
While perusing a list of the Top Ten 'Most Popular' News Stories Of 2008 , compiled by Manufacturing.net , a few themes ring loud and clear as topics prevalent on the minds of manufacturing professionals.