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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

DuPont just shy on first-quarter projections, citing extensive winter storms that culled sales

DuPont's agricultural sales suffered and its operating costs rose during extensive winter storms that dragged on first-quarter earnings, although volumes increased in the company's industrial segments and margins improved in almost every one of them.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Wilmington, DE

5 hrs ago | Reuters

U.S. Navy delays submarine commissioning, says more work needed

The U.S. Navy on Wednesday said it would delay the commissioning of the North Dakota, a new Virginia-class submarine that was due to enter active service on May 31, to carry out more design work and resolve quality problems with certain components.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, General Dynamics, Aerospace-Defense

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Government Says Plea Coming In Price-fixing Probe

The Justice Department says a former Bridgestone Corp. executive has agreed to plead guilty in an alleged price-fixing conspiracy.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone

The Times

Schools, manufacturing industry want to entice more young workers

Local manufacturers, business leaders and school officials gathered at Lanier Technical College Wednesday for a forum to address how skilled, educated and motivated workers can be developed, recruited and funneled into burgeoning career paths.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Hall County, GA, Gainesville, GA

The Motley Fool

The World's Leading Tire Manufacturers Are Turning to Synthetic Biology -- But Not for the Reason Yo

This pile of 1 million tires would produce 55,000 gallons of toxic oil runoff into the environment if set ablaze.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America

Madison Publishing

CPP Investment board to sell Texas-based air system company for US$1.6 billion

The body that manages investments for the Canada Pension Plan has agreed to sell Air Distribution Technologies, Inc. to Johnson Controls in a deal valued at approximately US$1.6 billion.


Related Topix: Johnson Controls, Automakers, Textiles

Hispanic Business

BAE Systems Unveils Geospatial Intelligence Mobile App for Google Glass

The GXP Xplorer Snap app can transform Google Glass devices, smartphones, and tablets into crowd-sourced information gathering tools capable of generating photo reports that can be shared across an organization.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Aerospace-Defense, BAE Systems

Tue Apr 15, 2014

POP City

State of PA: Meet five faces of manufacturing in Pennsylvania

Manufacturing in Pennsylvania represents more than half a million high-wage jobs, and is the second largest contributor to the gross state product.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Coplay, PA, Lehigh County, PA, Whitehall, PA

South America automotive manufacturing industry: $95.4bn industry in 2012

Automotive Manufacturing in South America industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size .



Senators press Delphi for answers on recalled GM cars

Lawmakers probing how General Motors used faulty ignition switches in many vehicles are turning their scrutiny to the supplier of the part, Delphi Automotive.


Related Topix: Automakers, Delphi, US Politics, US News, Representative Dean Heller, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller

Daily Echo

Solent economy to draw on seafaring excellence to boost fortunes

A NEW master plan to breathe new life into the Solent's maritime and industrial fortunes has today been announced.


Related Topix: BAE Systems, Aerospace-Defense, United Kingdom, Isle of Wight County, England

The Hartford Courant

One current, two former Bridgestone executives indicted for price-fixing

One Bridgestone Corp executive and two former officials from the company were indicted Tuesday for conspiring to fix the prices of certain automotive parts, the Justice Department said on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone, Ansonia, CT

The Hartford Courant

3M board opposes proposal for shareholder actions without vote

Post-it notes maker 3M Co said its board opposed a proposal by shareholder James McRitchie to allow investors holding enough shares to take a particular action through written consent without putting it to a vote.


Related Topix: 3M, Chemicals, MMM, Ansonia, CT

Pharmaceutical Online

Liquid Filling Trends in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Ken Himes of Filamatic was recent interviewed at INTERPHEX 2014 to discuss trends and innovations in the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.


Konica Minolta Acquires AMS Imaging

Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA Inc. has acquired AMS Imaging, New England's premier enterprise content management solution provider, to support and further expand the company's Enterprise Content Management business practice growth strategy.


Related Topix: Minolta Corporation USA, Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Computers, Warwick, RI


Creepy Cymru v Nordic noir - who'll win the Netflix battle?

Can Wales' moodiest cop show hold its own against the brutal Scandi-dramas that have been ruling the roost for so long? As Hinterland is snapped up by Netflix, Kathryn Williams looks for clues We know that Hinterland can stand tall against Netflix's own in-house dramas like House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, but how does is fare against ... (more)


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, North American Technologies Group, Scientific Instruments, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom

Customer Interaction Solutions

Teledyne Technologies Announces First Quarter 2014 Earnings Webcast Details

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated will hold a conference call to discuss its first quarter 2014 results on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 8:00 a.m. Pacific.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Teledyne Technologies

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Company's Chairman &... )--Tenneco Inc. plans to issue its first quarter 2014 earnings release before the market opens on Monday, April 28, 2014, and hold a conference call the... )--Ellie MaeA , a leading provider of enterprise level, on-demand automated solutions for the residential mortgage industry, today reported its conclus... )--Fitch ... (more)


Related Topix: World Wrestling Entertainment, Retail, Auto Parts, Pep Boys Manny Moe and Jack, Automakers, Tenneco Automotive, Transportation, International Shipholding

US Tech

Nordson ASYMTEK Introduces Fluid Dispensing Systems and Demonstrates...

Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company , a leader in dispensing, jetting, and conformal coating equipment and technologies, will be exhibiting new jetting, dispensing, and conformal coating systems at NEPCON China in booth #C-1G10, April 23-25, 2014 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center, Shanghai, China.


Related Topix: Nordson, Industrial Machines, China, World News


Eaton Names Bonnie K. Smith Senior Vice President, Information Technology, Industrial Sector

Bonnie K. Smith has been named senior vice president, Information Technology, for Eaton's Industrial Sector.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Eaton, Cleveland, OH, University of Chicago


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