Defense & Military News for August 2011

Defense & Military News Archive

Boeing Satellite Business Celebrates 50 Years in El Segundo

Space & Intelligence Systems reinforces Boeing's commitment to manufacturing in California.

MacDermid Expands California Facility MacDermid Expands California Facility

Globally integrated R&D lab enhances the support of MacDermid's West Coast customer base.

Industrial Production Rises 0.9% in July Industrial Production Rises 0.9% in July

Vehicle and automotive parts manufacturing played a big role in July’s performance.

PMA Releases August Business Conditions Survey

Metalformers anticipate slower activity over the short term, survey shows.

Strong Second-Quarter Earnings for Coating Suppliers, Chemical Companies

DuPont, PPG Industries, and Sherwin-Williams benefit from end-user demand, global activity, acquisitions, and price hikes.

PMI Index Falls from 55.3 to 50.9 in July

Drop in key economic indicator confirms slowdown in manufacturing activity.