Growth in mergers and acquistions is expanding the market.
The EPEAT project will reduce hazardous and non-hazardous waste and save enough energy to power 6 million homes.
Evolving Market For Niche Products And Multi-Functional Clothing Driving European Industrial Protective Clothing MarketJuly 25, 2006 1:35 am | News | Comments
But European market must contend with low-priced imports from Far East.
Closure will remove about six percent of European solid polystyrene capacity.
UBS strategist David Bianco noted that the ag industry is one of the larger end-markets for the chemical sector, and the largest for DuPont and Monsanto.
Although many Janitorial-Sanitation professionals are aware of the possibility of an avian flu pandemic, some may be underestimating its impact on their lives and businesses, according to a survey of industry manufacturers, distributors, and facility service providers.
Based in Tuttlingen, Germany, home to a cluster of literally hundreds of medical device-related companies, CM Instrumente GmbH has made a strategic move at which many people managing manufacturing businesses in Western Europe will doubtless raise their eyebrows. But CM’s leader, Thomas Bacher, is not like “many people
While acknowledging its failings and striving for improvements, the chemical processing industry should be proud of its record — virtually from the beginning — of sound stewardship in the management of toxics. It should aggressively publicize the positive while being mindful of overzealous media and activists, some of
It's a fact: humans are not good at noticing things. No amount of human inspection will eliminate defects because humans are poor inspectors. Therefore, it makes sense that industrial manufacturers work to eliminate the potential for defects rather than focus on finding defects.
While Li-ion batteries pack more energy by weight or volume than other types, they’re not as good in power density, and as yet are not appropriate for applications that require heavy currents.
A system built on kanban principles is a “pull” method of keeping production lines optimally stocked with parts and components when they are needed and in the right quantity. As a product is consumed during the production process, an order for depleted inventory is immediately placed, either via a kanban card or electronically through a computerized kanban program.
The visibility that RFID enjoys today is not without problems, as it has created significant hype and unreasonable expectations. Possibly more problematic is the fact that many potential users avoid taking advantage of RFID, perhaps hoping that the Wal-Mart initiative will result in a low-cost super-solution. This attitude only deprives the U.S. manufacturing base of a powerful method to compete in the global market.
The Department of Energy awarded deal to coal producer Consol Energy Inc., as part of the Department's Power Plant Improvement Initiative.
Plant will employ about 100, mostly in assembly and material handling.
Poblocki Sign Co. uses Encompix technology to better measure potential order flow.
India says restarting talks could take "months to years."
Spokeswomen says "minor" problem will not delay production timetable
Despite a recent slump in output, and the recall of more than 135,000 vans sold overseas, Nissan announced today that in June the company produced its 100 millionth vehicle.
Center to focus on accelerating new technologies for the region
Peg Pérego has announced a $4 million investment for expansion at its Indiana facility.