News for November 2010

News Archive

New Online Service Readies Suppliers for REACH

REACH Delivery enables the electronic delivery, receipt, control, update, audit and tracking of Safety Data Sheets in line with REACH regulations.

Aluminum Anodizing Council Elects New Leadership Aluminum Anodizing Council Elects New Leadership

R. Todd Hamilton, Branch Manager for SAF, a metal finisher in Atlanta, Ga., was elevated to his first one-year term as Chairman of the Aluminum Anodizers Council during the group's recent annual conference.

Elcometer, Inc. Taps New Technical Development and Support Manager for North America

Lynn Hagan to oversee key software initiatives and the exploration and design of new program concepts.

U.S. Industrial Production Holds Steady in October

A newly released report from the Federal Reserve shows industrial production was unchanged in October, after having fallen 0.2 percent in September.

October PMI Index Up for 15th Consecutive Month

Latest Institute for Supply Management Survey reflects positive manufacturing activity.

U.S. Auto Sales Continue Strong Pace in October U.S. Auto Sales Continue Strong Pace in October

Automotive manufacturers followed September’s robust sales growth with a strong performance last month, once again increasing revenues by double digits.

A Fab-ulous ‘FABTECH’ for Suppliers, Surface Finishers A Fab-ulous ‘FABTECH’ for Suppliers, Surface Finishers

Chemical producers, equipment manufacturers, and even a few exhibiting finishers enjoyed brisk traffic during FABTECH 2010, held Nov. 2-4 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Aluminum Anodizing Council Announces Awards of Excellence

Program honors oustanding technical paper presentations.

Wishing You Prosperity in the Coming New Year

Even in the face of such a tepid economy recovery, there are reasons to be cautiously optimistic.

Steve Houston to Resign as PCI Executive Director

Ken Kreeger, Nordson Corp. veteran, to take the reins as “interim director.”

Pangborn Group Appoints New President and CEO

Henrik Jensen brings successful track record in leading high-performance global management teams.

METALAST International Partners With U.K.-based RD Taylor

Partnership brings more environmentally friendly and compliant conversion coating and anodizing chemical solutions to the European market.