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OSHA Recordkeeping Handbookavailable online

March 8, 2005

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has made its Recordkeeping Handbookavailable online.The handbook combines information from the agency's recordkeeping rule, the recordkeeping...

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Bobcat plant recognized for safety, health excellence

March 8, 2005

The U.S. Labor Dept.'s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has recognized the Bobcat Co. for excellence in occupational safety and health. The company was designated a "Merit" site on...

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Airplane parts manufacturer faces OSHA fines

March 8, 2005

Smiths Aerospace Components faces $116,000 in fines from the U.S. Labor Dept.'s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for safety and health hazards at its 255 Sheldon Rd. plant in...

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LA-CO Markal expands Web site

March 8, 2005

LA-CO Markal has expanded its Web site to include all products and serve as a resource for industry trends and information.The site now includes:A searchable 2005 company catalog.A News and Events...

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KUKA Robotics appoints strategic alliances director

March 8, 2005

KUKA Robotics Corp. has appointed Joseph Campbell as director of strategic alliances for North America. Campbell's responsibilities include the company's Key Technology Program, marketing, and channel...

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Indalex expands sales organization

March 8, 2005

Indalex Aluminum Solutions Group has expanded its U.S. sales organization by hiring new account executives for its regional markets and direct sales teams.Eileen Albaugh has been appointed as account...

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Tex-Tube names general manager

March 8, 2005

Tex-Tube Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Villacero, a Mexican steelmaker and rebar producer, has named Isidro Cantu as general manager.Cantu earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in business and...

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Wolf Robotics hires southeast regional manager

March 8, 2005

Wolf Robotics has hired David Schaefer as the regional manager for the southeastern U.S. He handles ABB general industry equipment sales in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida,...

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T-E-S Tube Equipment acquires Vogel Tool & Die

March 8, 2005

T-E-S Tube Equipment has acquired Vogel Tool & Die, a 65-year-old manufacturer of tools for fabricating tubular parts. Vogel's product line will continue to be manufactured and sold worldwide.

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Sharon Tube receives recognition

March 8, 2005

On January 4, 2005, Sharon Tube Co. was selected to participate in the U.S. Army's "Soldier to Supplier" program. The program recognizes key suppliers who support the Army's efforts by providing...

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Conference/expo focuses on rapid prototyping

March 8, 2005

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) is hosting the 2005 Rapid Prototyping & Manufacturing Conference & Exposition May 9 — 12 at the Hyatt Regency Dearborn, Dearborn, Mich.The event will...

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Starrett celebrates 125th anniversary

March 8, 2005

In 2005 the L.S. Starrett Co. celebrates its 125th anniversary. Beginning with a single tool, the company has grown into a global manufacturer with a line of more than 5,000 products, including...

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Timken sponsors "Engineer of the Year" award

March 8, 2005

The Timken Company is sponsoring Design News'"Engineer of the Year" award. Timken and the former Torrington Company have had a long-standing tradition of sponsoring the program since its inception in...

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Greer Steel appoints marketing vice president

March 8, 2005

Greer Industries has appointed Bob Friend as vice president of marketing. He is responsible for developing new market opportunities with a particular focus on marketing efforts for Greer Steel and...

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Chernobyl metal sold for scrap

March 8, 2005

Pieces of metal from the Chernobyl nuclear power station in northern Ukraine, scene of the world's worst civil nuclear disaster in 1986, are being sold for scrap.Olexzandre Smyshliayev, director of...

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