Sales growth attributed to huge demand for popular consumer products, according to report from Semiconductor Industry Association.
At $738 million, packaging machinery exports were up 7 percent, according to research by Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute.
Rolls-Royce Granted $235 Million Service Contracts By U.S. Air Force; Considering Ohio Site For North American PlantFebruary 2, 2007 3:36 am | by Manufacturing.net Staff | News | Comments
Rolls-Royce will service C-130J military transport aircraft; site in Van Wert, Ohio was rejected by Honda.
According to Industrial Info Resources, 531 projects worth $25.8 billion are planned for the region for 2007.
BST Safety Textiles investing $35 million in area.
BP has selected the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, to lead a $500 million research effort to develop new sources of energy.
Boeing’s suppliers fail to meet January deadlines; Airbus faces protests.
DuPont announces it will raise its prices on Nucrel Acid copolymer resins immediately.
Connersville factory was largest employer in the area; shutdown is part of Visteon's plan to fix, close or sell approximately 30 of its facilities
Ford and GM were both down 19 percent for January, while Toyota’s sales went up 9 percent.
Rite-Lok product line will expand 3M's presence in specialty structural adhesives market.
Infineum has reached a $950,000 settlement with the EPA for alleged violations of the Toxic Substances Control Act.
ProsCon Holdings, headquartered in Cork, Ireland, will increase Rockwell's presence in life sciences market.
Union members may strike as early as 12:01 A.M., February 2.
Contract for unmanned signals intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance system is worth $559 million.
January ISM statistics show economic activity for manufacturing shrank, while overall economy grew for 63rd consecutive month.
China PMI sees lowest level in 10 months, while India PMI shows more expansion.
The Royal Bank of Scotland reported Thursday that both the UK and Germany stayed above the 50.0 mark in January, while the British Chambers of Commerce see tough times ahead for UK manufacturing employment.
Chery and Fiat, which now cooperate on engine production, might expand into Fiat car assembly in China.
Caterpillar acquires Franklin Power Products and International Fuel Systems for $150 million.