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MTI Instruments Has Received ISO 9001:2008 Certification

MTI Instruments, Inc. (MTI Instruments), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Mechanical Technology, Incorporated (MTI) has received ISO 9001:2008 certification, an internationally recognized standard issued to or... [More]
FRITSCH Disk Mill PULVERISETTE 13 premium line now features the seal of quality - Best of 2014

FRITSCH Disk Mill PULVERISETTE 13 premium line now features the seal of quality - Best of 2014

For the ninth time the Huber publishing house for Neue Medien GmbH (New Media) selects outstanding companies from the industry for the INDUSTRIEPREIS (industry award) within the time period of the HANNOVER MESSE. And the winners are chosen: the FRITSCH Disk Mill PULVERISETTE 13 premium line belongs in the category “Research and Development“ to the best solutions of the INDUSTRIEPREIS 2014. [More]
Peak Scientific Earns Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade

Peak Scientific Earns Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade

Peak Scientific has won a remarkable fourth Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade while boosting turnover by 20% to £30million. Peak’s service ethos and quality gas generators are testimony to what can be achieved by embracing design and innovation to challenge the industry’s giants. [More]
ABB Installs the Largest Induction System Yet Developed by EFD Induction

ABB Installs the Largest Induction System Yet Developed by EFD Induction

Power generation and distribution giant ABB recently installed the largest single-shot short-circuit ring brazing system yet developed by EFD Induction. The system, which was installed at the ABB plant in Vittuone outside Milan, Italy, can braze rings with a diameter up to 1,500 mm. [More]
AXT To Supply TIMA Automated Minerals Analysis System to CSIRO

AXT To Supply TIMA Automated Minerals Analysis System to CSIRO

Sydney, Australia, April 23, 2014 - AXT Pty Ltd, a leading Australian supplier of scientific equipment is pleased to announce that they have won the tender to supply the CSIRO Department of Earth Science and Resource Engineering with a TESCAN Integrated Minerals Analysis (TIMA) system. [More]
Pittcon 2015 Program Committee Announces Deadline Extension for Call for Award Nominations

Pittcon 2015 Program Committee Announces Deadline Extension for Call for Award Nominations

The Pittcon 2015 Program Committee is pleased to announce the deadline for two of its prestigious awards, the Pittsburgh Analytical Chemistry and Pittsburgh Conference Achievement, has been extended to May 9, 2014.These annual awards will be presented during Pittcon 2015 which will be held in New Orleans, March 8-12, 2015, at the Morial Convention Center. [More]
HI TEMP 2014 Conference to be Held in Santa Fe, New Mexico

HI TEMP 2014 Conference to be Held in Santa Fe, New Mexico

After the great success at HI TEMP 2011 in Boston and HI TEMP 2012 in Munich, we at NETZSCH are proud to welcome you to Santa Fe to attend the third HI TEMP 2014 Conference, which will take place from September 17 to September 19, 2014. Again a great placefor a great conference: Santa Fe, NM is the oldest capital city in the U.S. and the third largest art market in the country. The city of 70,000 sits at 7,200Œ above sea level and has 250 art galleries and 250 restaurants. [More]
Airwolf 3D Announces Shipment of 3D Printer Hot End for Engineering-Grade Materials

Airwolf 3D Announces Shipment of 3D Printer Hot End for Engineering-Grade Materials

High-performance 3D printer manufacturer Airwolf 3D is now shipping the first affordable jam-resistant hot end for 3D printers that effortlessly prints engineering-grade materials like polycarbonate, Bridge nylon, and Nylon 645 while still retaining the ability to print in lower temp materials like PLA and ABS. [More]
Rolls-Royce-Led Team Explores Shocked Titanium and Titanium Alloys at SLAC

Rolls-Royce-Led Team Explores Shocked Titanium and Titanium Alloys at SLAC

Rolls-Royce researchers came to SLAC earlier this month as part of a team testing titanium and titanium alloys such as those used in engine parts, landing gear and other aircraft components. [More]
Minerals Technologies Launches New Line of Talc Products for Polyolefin Markets

Minerals Technologies Launches New Line of Talc Products for Polyolefin Markets

Minerals Technologies Inc. announced today that it is introducing a new line of talc products for the polyolefin markets. The new products will be marketed under the ULTRATALC® and MICROTALC® trademarks and will be commercially available by mid-year. [More]
Zinc-Oxide Coating Enables Solar Cells to Achieve High Conversion Efficiency

Zinc-Oxide Coating Enables Solar Cells to Achieve High Conversion Efficiency

Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas have achieved the highest efficiency ever in a 9 millimeter-squared solar cell made of gallium arsenide. After coating the cufflink-sized cells with a thin layer of zinc oxide, the research team reached a conversion efficiency of 14 percent. [More]
New Mining Services Lab Opened by Clariant at Roha, India

New Mining Services Lab Opened by Clariant at Roha, India

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on April 10, 2014 to mark the opening of its new 10 million INR Roha, India Mining Lab complex, located in the Western Indian state of Maharashtra. [More]
Forecast Report on World Styrene-Butadiene Rubber Market

Forecast Report on World Styrene-Butadiene Rubber Market

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Styrene-Butadiene rubber (SBR): 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018" report to their offering. [More]
Major Japanese Solar Power Plant Project Places Order for 43 MW of Canadian Solar PV Modules

Major Japanese Solar Power Plant Project Places Order for 43 MW of Canadian Solar PV Modules

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar"), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it has been awarded a module supply agreement to provide 43MW of photovoltaic ("PV") modules to the second largest solar power plant project in Japan. [More]
Mattson Ships to DRAM, 3D NAND and Wafer Level Packaging Fabs

Mattson Ships to DRAM, 3D NAND and Wafer Level Packaging Fabs

Mattson Technology, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, has expanded its etch market position with shipments to DRAM, 3D NAND and wafer level packaging fabs in the first quarter of 2014. These shipments are the result of new etch applications released for production on Mattson's paradigmE line of etch systems. [More]

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