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Picture book links productivity, ergonomics

June 8, 2004

A “picture book” from Southworth Products Corp. using amusing caricatures is intended to show how the company’s ergonomic material handling equipment can increase productivity and...

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Study shows automakers rely on steel for high-performance engines

June 8, 2004

Results from a study sponsored by the American Iron and Steel Institute’s (AISI) Bar and Rod Market Development Group show that automakers rely extensively on steel for strength, durability,...

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Nucor’s DiMicco awarded AISI’s 2004 Gary Memorial Medal

June 8, 2004

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has announced that Daniel R. DiMicco is the 2004 recipient of the Gary Memorial Medal. DiMicco, former AISI chairman and vice chairman, president, and CEO...

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EWI appoints market leader, program manager

June 8, 2004

EWI has hired Grant Wilson as Medical/Microelectronics market leader and Frank E. Jakob as program manager in the Technical Division.Wilson’s focus is solutions to the materials joining...

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Endowed welding scholarship established at South Plains College

June 8, 2004

Worley Welding Works Inc. has established the first fully endowed $10,000 welding technology scholarship at South Plains College, Levelland, Texas.The scholarship was set up in memory of the late O.M....

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Techalloy, nexArc form alliance to distribute nuclear-grade filler materials

June 8, 2004

Baltimore-based Techalloy Co., a manufacturer of stainless steel and nickel-alloy welding wire and rods, has formed a strategic alliance with newly formed nexArc Inc., Millville, Pa. Under the...

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Tube 2004, Wire 2004 draw 61,000 visitors

June 8, 2004

The concurrent staging of Tube 2004, International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair (commonly known as Tube Dsseldorf) and wire 2004, International Wire and Cable Trade Fair, attracted 61,000 visitors from...

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Lincoln Electric equipment used at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

June 8, 2004

The Lincoln Electric Co. reported that the Indianapolis Motor Speedway uses its equipment behind the scenes, fabricating track equipment, as well as on the track’s grandstands, signs, and...

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Industry experts discuss state of manufacturing, steel prices at TPJ Symposium

June 8, 2004

The second annual TPJ Symposium, which was held Feb. 18-20 in Orlando, Fla., was an industrywide gathering of executives and managers from the tube production, tube fabrication, and equipment...

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Houghton named a key supplier for Dana Corp.

June 8, 2004

Houghton FLUIDCARE®, a division of Houghton International, has been selected by Dana Corp. as a key chemical management services supplier for its North American manufacturing operations....

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Bronx International secures Chinese contract

June 8, 2004

Bronx International Inc., the parent company to Bronx/Taylor-Wilson and Abbey International Ltd., has been awarded a contract to design, manufacture, and install a 630-mm ERW pipe mill and finishing...

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Samco expands sales dept.

June 8, 2004

Samco Machinery Ltd. has announced that Eric Martin has joined the company as national sales manager. Martin, who is based in Atlanta, has 16 years' experience in the roll forming industry.Samco...

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Whirlpool adopts Delmia software for microwave oven production

June 8, 2004

Delmia Corp., a Dassault Systèmes company, has announced that Whirlpool Corp. is using its digital manufacturing technology to link design and manufacturing data in producing new microwave...

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OMCO’s WG Corp. earns ISO 9001:2000 certification

June 8, 2004

Wickliffe, Ohio-based OMCO has announced that its WG Corp. subsidiary in Morgantown, Pa. has earned its ISO 9001:2000 certification from Smithers Quality Assessments Inc.OMCO, a producer of roll...

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Powder Coating 2004 keynote to feature Harley-Davidson turnaround story

June 8, 2004

Powder Coating 2004, scheduled for Sept. 21-31 in Charlotte, N.C., will open with a keynote presentation from retired Harley-Davidson executive Clyde Fessler. On the verge of bankruptcy in the early...

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