Defense & Military News for January 2012

Defense & Military News Archive

U.S. Industrial Production Rises 0.4 Percent in December

Increase caps 10th consecutive quarterly gain.

METALAST and Dipsol of America Form Distribution Partnership

Dipsol gets aluminum anodizing chemicals and pre- and post-treatment products; METALAST broadens its reach.

Manufacturing Technology Orders Up 73.9% from 2010

Statistics provide evidence that manufacturing industries are investing in capital metalworking equipment.

American Coatings Association To Publish U.S. Industry Market Analysis

Comprehensive report aims to assist companies in making important tactical and strategic business decisions.

U.S. Unemployment rate dips to 8.5% in December

Job gains occurred in manufacturing sector, transportation and warehousing, retail trade, health care, and mining.

OM Group Acquires Rahu Catalytics

Purchase Bolsters OM Group's Specialty Chemicals Segment

PPG Commercializes AEROCRON Electrocoat Primer for Aerospace Use

Proven process affords quality, application, environmental, and performance benefits, PPG says.