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U.S. trade deficit decreases slightly in May

July 13, 2005

The Department of Commerce today reported that the U.S. trade deficit fell by 2.7 percent in May to $55.3 billion, the best showing since March. Most of the improvement came from a drop in oil prices...

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Timken wins Delphi Pinnacle Award

July 12, 2005

The Timken Company's Walhalla, S.C., plant was one of 77 suppliers from 15 countries honored with the first Delphi Pinnacle Award for Supplier Excellence.Delphi launched the award program with a...

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Taylor-Wharton appoints European sales, marketing manager

July 12, 2005

Taylor-Wharton, an operating unit of Harsco GasServ, Mechanicsburg, Pa., has announced that Karl A. Clausen, managing director of the company's European operations, is retiring at the end of 2005. In...

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T&H Lemont installs two stainless steel tube mills

July 12, 2005

T&H Lemont, Countryside, Ill., has installed two WU11M-11 quick-change stainless steel tube mills.The integrated mill systems can produce inline-bright-annealed products in diameters from 0.250 in....

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Steel Technologies names vice president — human resources

July 12, 2005

Steel Technologies Inc., Louisville, Ky., has hired Patrick M. Flanagan as vice president — human resources.Flanagan has more than 20 years' human resources experience, including serving as...

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Redman changes name to Tubesource

July 12, 2005

Redman Mfg. Co., Ferndale, Mich., has changed its name to Tubesource.According to President Brad VanderBrug, the name change is part of the company's plan to become a one-stop shop in the tube supply...

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Roll-Kraft holds seminars in Canada

July 12, 2005

Roll-Kraft recently conducted two-day training seminars in Canada.Held in Toronto, the seminars covered roll forming and tube and pipe production skills and drew attendees from Ontario and surrounding...

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Alabama equipment manufacturer cited for safety hazards

July 12, 2005

The U.S. Labor Dept.'s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited PSI Sales Inc., a wood handling equipment manufacturer, for exposing workers to safety hazards at its Theodore,...

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Ball Metal Beverage Container Group recognized by OSHA

July 12, 2005

The Ball Metal Beverage Container Group has been recognized by the U.S. Labor Dept.'s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as a Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) site for excellence...

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Automotive parts plant fined for recordkeeping violations

July 12, 2005

Automotive parts manufacturer Delphi Thermal & Interior, Lockport, N.Y., has received $42,000 in proposed penalties from the U.S. Labor Dept.'s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for...

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Alliance protects workers restoring Old Ironsides

July 12, 2005

Enhancing workplace safety for the workers who repair and restore the U.S.'s oldest commissioned warship, the USS Constitution (Old Ironsides) is the goal of a newly signed alliance between the U.S....

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NCCA launches new marketing program

July 12, 2005

The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) presented a new marketing program for the organization at its annual meeting in Fort. Meyers, Fla., May 7 - 8.The program is aimed at educating...

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Motion Controls Plus changes name, launches Web site

July 12, 2005

Motion Controls Plus Inc., a Fremont, Ohio-based provider of fully integrated robotic systems, has changed its name to Motion Controls Robotics. The company also launched a new Web site.The name...

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MC Machinery announces new Canadian subsidiary

July 12, 2005

MC Machinery Systems Inc., Wood Dale, Ill., a Mitsubishi Corp. company, has announced its new Canadian operation, MC Machinery Systems Canada Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of MC Machinery...

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Lucas-Milhaupt publishes brazing book CD, Web site

July 12, 2005

Milwaukee-based Lucas-Milhaupt Inc., a Handy & Harman company, recently produced an interactive version and Web site of The Brazing Book, a publication designed for both novice and experienced...

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