A looming crisis over chemicals poses a threat to the U.S. economy, according to a new report released by AMR Research, the National Association of Manufacturers, and its Manufacturing Institute.
What's considered the largest gas-tight horizontal belt filter has been delivered by Finland's Larox Corp. for a solvent-based edible oil application.
The Minneapolis Water Works uses two Roots blowers that were installed and in continuous operation since 1941.
Solvay Advanced Polymers has launched a line of high-temperature, wear-resistant plastics for friction and wear applications in both dry and lubricated environments.
Helium Leak Testing Inc., a provider of helium leak detection systems and services, recently certified the leak-free integrity of a 90-foot-long pressurized column measuring five feet in diameter for Titan Metal Fabricators in Camarillo, CA.
Superior Felt & Filtration LLC, Ingleside, IL, has achieved full ISO 9001:2000 certification.
Following comprehensive testing, Opti-Gard SoLo is the latest rupture disc from pressure-management specialist Elfab to be awarded ASME BPVC Section VIII approval.
K-Tron International Inc., Pitman, NJ, has closed its previously announced agreement to acquire certain assets of Wuxi Chenghao Machinery Co. Ltd., a privately owned company in the People's Republic of China.
Flomerics Group PLC, a leading supplier of simulation software, has announced that its sales have increased by 24 percent to $27.8 million and that profits have increased by 30 percent to $2.9 million.
Dow Epoxy, a business group of the Dow Chemical Co. and a global supplier of epoxy resins and related feedstock products, has chosen Shanghai Chemical Industry Park as the site for its world-scale 150,000-MTPA glycerine-to-epichlorohydrin plant and 100,000-MTPA liquid epoxy resins plant.
Cyclonaire Corp., York, NE, a leading manufacturer of pneumatic conveying systems and controls for handling bulk materials, is building a 14,000-square-foot addition.
The Western States Machine Co. of Hamilton, OH, has announced that it now represents Comi-Condor in the U.S. and Canada.
CECO Environmental Corp., Cincinnati, a leading provider of air pollution control and industrial ventilation systems, has acquired Effox Inc. in an all-cash transaction.
Baker Tanks, Seal Beach, CA, has changed its name to BakerCorp.