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MPE Cassel Launches Enhanced Metal Shark 2a Equipment for Metal Detection

MPE Cassel Launches Enhanced Metal Shark 2a Equipment for Metal Detection

Material Process Equipment and Cassel is proud to announce the global launch of the Metal Shark 2a which offers cutting edge metal detection and enhanced functionality. [More]
Centorr Ships Redesigned Workhorse Vacuum Furnace to Setra Systems

Centorr Ships Redesigned Workhorse Vacuum Furnace to Setra Systems

Centorr Vacuum Industries announced it has shipped its first redesigned flagship Workhorse™ Vacuum furnace to Setra Systems for its US production facility. [More]
ACS Honors Dow with ‘Heroes of Chemistry’ Award

ACS Honors Dow with ‘Heroes of Chemistry’ Award

Dow scientists, who led the development of an advanced microchip technology that enabled high-volume semiconductor manufacturing across multiple generations were named 2014 “Heroes of Chemistry,” a prestigious award given by the American Chemical Society (ACS). [More]
Control 2014 Trade Fair: Alicona Manufacturing and Makino to Present Latest High Precision EDM

Control 2014 Trade Fair: Alicona Manufacturing and Makino to Present Latest High Precision EDM

Alicona Manufacturing, in collaboration with Makino, will present an innovative CLM Machine at this year’sControl trade fair. This high precision EDM machine is based on closed-loop technology and offers an end-to-end solution for production by enabling self-optimized performance while increasingmachine accuracy and eliminatingclamping errors. [More]
Cryogenic Transport Trailer Maker, JRE, Acquired by Worthington

Cryogenic Transport Trailer Maker, JRE, Acquired by Worthington

Worthington Industries, Inc. today announced that it has acquired the business of James Russell Engineering Works, Inc. (JRE). JRE manufactures aluminum and stainless steel cryogenic transport trailers used for hauling liquid oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen and liquefied natural gas (LNG) for top producers and distributors of industrial gases and LNG. [More]
Fujitsu to Manufacture Wafers for ON Semiconductor

Fujitsu to Manufacture Wafers for ON Semiconductor

Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited and ON Semiconductor today announced that they have entered into a foundry services agreement. Under the terms of this agreement, Fujitsu will manufacture wafers for ON Semiconductor at its 8-inch front-end semiconductor wafer fabrication facility located in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan. [More]
Vishay Semiconductor Acquires AIXTRON MOCVD System to Expand Infrared LED Production

Vishay Semiconductor Acquires AIXTRON MOCVD System to Expand Infrared LED Production

Vishay Semiconductor GmbH, Heilbronn, has acquired an MOCVD system from AIXTRON to expand its infrared LED production capacities. The company aims to substantially extend its product portfolio in this area. The system was delivered to Vishay at the end of March. [More]
Encore Wire Expands Aluminum Manufacturing Plant at McKinney, Texas

Encore Wire Expands Aluminum Manufacturing Plant at McKinney, Texas

Encore Wire Corporation announced today that the Company is building a 250,000 square-foot expansion to the existing aluminum manufacturing plant on its McKinney, Texas campus. [More]
IRWIN Introduces Second Phase of Impact Performance Series Tools Accessories

IRWIN Introduces Second Phase of Impact Performance Series Tools Accessories

With more than 90 percent of tradesmen using impact drivers on a daily or weekly basis1, IRWIN® Tools is introducing the second phase of its Impact Performance Series™ portfolio of impact driver accessories, completing the widest range of drilling, driving and extracting accessories available in the market. [More]
IIE Honors Texas A&M Professor with Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering

IIE Honors Texas A&M Professor with Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering

Dr. Bukkapatnam, professor and holder of the Rockwell International Professorship, received the Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering by the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) at this year’s annual conference in Montreal, Canada. [More]