Aerospace News for February 2010

Aerospace News Archive

Enthone Becomes Canadian Distributor for Dipsol America

Enthone Inc., a business of Cookson Electronics, recently became the Canadian distributor for Dipsol America, headquartered in Livonia, Mich. The agreement represents a significant step in the partnership between two of the world’s leading chemical suppliers.

U.S. Industrial Production Inches Upward in January

Industrial production in the U.S. increased 0.9% in January, with increases logged across several major sectors. .

Metalformers Expect ‘Steady’ Business Over Short Term Metalformers Expect ‘Steady’ Business Over Short Term

According to the newly released February 2010 Precision Metalforming Association Business Conditions Report, metalforming companies expect conditions to remain fairly steady over the next three months.

Chemical, Paint Suppliers Release 4th Quarter Earnings

Fourth-quarter results from several leading paint suppliers and chemical manufacturers reflect impact of rising demand and cost reductions.

Metalformers Optimistic About Short Term

Metalforming companies are increasingly optimistic about business conditions as the new year kicks off. That’s according to the newly released report from the Precision Metalforming Association.

Congress Urged to Approve $708 Billion in Defense Spending

President Barack Obama has asked Congress to approve 3.4% increase in the Pentagon's base budget to $549 billion, plus $159 billion to fund U.S. military missions in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan.