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Pepperl+Fuchs to hold AS-i Safety at Work training

July 13, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs, a supplier of factory and process automation products and services, has announced two upcoming AS-i Safety at Work (SaW) user training courses at its training center in Twinsburg, Ohio....

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U.S. Department of Labor to host Hispanic Safety and Health Summit

July 13, 2004

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Hispanic Alliance for Progress, in partnership with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, will host a...

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Olympic Steel elects board director

July 13, 2004

Olympic Steel Inc. has elected Ralph M. Della Ratta Jr. to its board of directors. Della Ratta was elected to the board at the company's 2004 annual shareholders meeting in April.Della Ratta is the...

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Orbitform appoints senior controls engineer, product team leader

July 13, 2004

Orbitform Group, Jackson, Mich., has appointed Thom Barry (right) as product team manager and Evan Marshall (left) as senior controls engineer.Barry, who has more than 30 years' experience in impact...

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Energy Savers Award presented to Ford Motor Co.

July 13, 2004

The Entrepreneurs for Energy Efficiency (E3) of Houston, Texas, presented the National Energy Savers Award to Ford Motor Co. for its work in commercializing the Force Modulator™ System. The...

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Lincoln Electric welding instructor wins AWS award

July 13, 2004

The American Welding Society (AWS) recently awarded Joseph Kolasa Jr., welding instructor at The Lincoln Electric Company, with the Private Sector Instructor Membership Award at its annual awards...

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IPSCO appoints senior vice president/CFO

July 13, 2004

Avril brings more than 25 years of financial, treasury, and accounting management experience to the company. Before joining the company, she held the top senior finance position at a major, publicly...

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Independence Tube announces new manufacturing facility

July 13, 2004

Independence Tube Corp., a structural tube producer, has announced plans for a new $30 million manufacturing facility to be built on the south bank of the Tennessee River in Decatur, Ala.The...

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Hypertherm plasma systems receive China's CCC certification

July 13, 2004

Hypertherm® Inc. has announced that 14 of its plasma systems have received China's CCC certification. The national product marking system, which confirms that products comply with all Chinese...

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FKM-USA launches new Web site

July 13, 2004

FKM-USA LLC, a provider of nonwoven roll products, has launched a new Web site for North America at www.fkmusa.com.The site provides background on the FKM companies, contact information, and company...

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Fagor Arrasate appoints general manager, North American operations

July 13, 2004

Spanish press manufacturer Fagor Arrasate S. Coop has appointed Robert M. Budz as general manager for its North American operations.Located in Bensenville, Ill., Fagor Arrasate USA Inc. is responsible...

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Formtek Group adds Elgin Fabrication Machinery to FMI

July 13, 2004

The Formtek Group of companies, which includes Cooper-Weymouth, Peterson (CWP), B&K, Dahlstrom, Engel, FMI, Hill Engineering, Iowa Precision Industries, Iowa Rebuilders, Lockformer, Rowe, and Yoder,...

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ESAB supplies Brazilian steel producer

July 13, 2004

Usiminas Mecănica (Usimec), a Brazilian company that supplies Brazil's shipbuilding and other industries, has purchased two ESAB Avenger 2 cutting machines for cutting large plates that measure...

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Industry leader calls for new approach to hearing protection

July 13, 2004

Citing a National Health Interview Survey that shows hearing problems among individuals aged 45-64 are up 26 percent over the past 30 years and calling for a new approach by safety professionals, Bill...

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Voss Aerospace to supply parts for fighter jets, transport aircraft

July 13, 2004

Voss Aerospace, a division of Voss Industries Inc., has announced a six-year agreement with Lockheed Martin to supply sheet metal and machined couplings and flanges for the F-16 and F/A-22 fighter...

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