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Chrysler names new VP–assembly, stamping operations

April 14, 2005

On April 13, the Chrysler Group announced that Simon Boag has been named vice president of assembly and stamping operations, replacing P. Craig Corrington, who is retiring after 32 years. Boag is...

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Nucor, U.S. Steel praise antidumping relief extension

April 14, 2005

Nucor Corp. and U.S. Steel Corp. today praised the decision of the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to extend the antidumping and countervailing duty orders and suspension agreement covering...

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Japanese steel industry criticizes ITC decision

April 14, 2005

"The Japanese steel industry is disappointed that the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has decided, we believe incorrectly, not to terminate the antidumping duty order on hot-rolled steel...

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OSHA withdraws direct final rule

April 12, 2005

Because of significant adverse comment, on Feb. 18 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) withdrew the direct final rule of Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus...

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Roll-Kraft adds tryout mill

April 12, 2005

Roll-Kraft has added a large-capacity tryout mill to the shop floor of its Mentor, Ohio, headquarters factory.The mill enables the company to test its tooling products for large roll formed profiles....

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Pico Chemical updates Web site

April 12, 2005

Pico Chemical Corp. has redesigned and updated its Web site. New information includes recent company-authored magazine articles, technical papers, and new technology products in the company's...

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Manufacturing in Mexico Summit to be held Oct. 20 - 23

April 12, 2005

The Tucson, Ariz.-based Offshore Group will hold its annual 11 th Manufacturing in Mexico Summit at the Hotel San Carlos in San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico, Oct. 20 - 23.Topic to be covered include...

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Orbitform begins rebuilt machine program

April 12, 2005

After acquiring the Milford Fastening Systems line in 2004, Orbitform has begun the Factory Rebuilt Machine (FRM) program to refurbish and rework pneumatic, benchtop, pedestal, and fixed-center...

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Symposium covers air monitoring principles

April 12, 2005

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), along with the National Institute for Working Life, Sweden, and the National Institute of Occupational Health, Norway, will...

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Conference to address skin exposure to chemicals

April 12, 2005

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), along with the Karolinska Institutet and the Stockholm County Council in Sweden, is co-sponsoring "Occupational and Environmental...

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NIOSH Web page addresses demanding work schedules

April 12, 2005

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recently unveiled a new Web topic page titled "Work Schedules: Shift Work and Long Work Hours."  The page contains links to...

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North American Galvanizing & Coatings to purchase Gregory Galvanizing

April 12, 2005

North American Galvanizing & Coatings Inc. has reached a tentative agreement with Gregory Industries Inc. to purchase Gregory's hot-dip galvanizing assets located in Canton, Ohio.The acquisition...

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Lincoln Electric joins Pipeline Research Council

April 12, 2005

The Lincoln Electric Co. has been admitted into the Pipeline Research Council Intl. (PRCI) as an associate member.The company joins General Electric as one of only two nonindustry members admitted to...

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Kaiser Aluminum names operations, sales executives

April 12, 2005

Kaiser Aluminum has named Douglas Campbell as operations manager of the company's Greenwood, S.C., aluminum forge operation and Tom Davenport as southeastern regional sales manager for custom...

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Haven Mfg. control panels earn ETL Listed mark

April 12, 2005

Haven Mfg. Co. has announced that all industrial control panels used in its tube cutting and related tube processing machinery have passed premarket product safety testing by Intertek ETL SEMKO, a...

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