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3 hrs ago | 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, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America

6 hrs ago | Charlottesville Tomorrow

Schools still short, despite real estate tax increase

The Albemarle Board of Supervisors Tuesday adopted a tax rate of 79.9 cents per $100 of assessed real estate value.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Family, Kids, Personal Finance, Retirement, Virginia

10 hrs ago | Go Local

Ten Biggest Manufacturers in Central MA

On Wednesday, elected officials, education and business leaders will explore new technologies, workforce skills and policies that are strengthening the resurgence of the manufacturing sector, as part of The Atlantic's second "Building the Future" event in the country.


Related Topix: Worcester, MA, Nypro, Industrial Machines, Arts, Industrial Design (Product Design), Science / Technology, Robots

12 hrs ago | Benzinga

A. Schulman Details Long-Term Growth Goals at Investor Day

A. Schulman, Inc. today highlighted several new financial targets for the fiscal 2014-2018 period, as disclosed in presentations made by management at its 2014 Investor Day in New York on April 10, 2014 and filed with Schulman's Form 8-K dated April 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Chemicals, A Schulman, Marketing

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Raven Goes Green

Nearly 80 percent of businesses surveyed say a shortage of natural resources will affect their business in the next three to five years.


Related Topix: Vista Research, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries, Sioux Falls, SD

The Virginian-Pilot

Neighborhood | Albemarle River, Chesapeake

The subdivision began in June 2012 with construction of single-family homes by Summit Construction Corp. and Graf Construction.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Paper, Chesapeake, Chesapeake, VA, Celebrities, Mark Dacascos

Seeking Alpha

ModernGraham Quarterly Valuation Of Dow Chemical Co.

Benjamin Graham taught that Intelligent Investors must do a thorough fundamental analysis of investment opportunities to determine their intrinsic value and inherent risk.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

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: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone, Ansonia, CT

Hispanic Business

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Uses Esker Cloud Fax Services to Simplify and Streamline Faxing

Esker , a worldwide leader in document process automation solutions and SAP software solution and technology partner, announced today that West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. , a designer and manufacturer of pharmaceutical packaging and delivery systems, is leveraging Esker Cloud Fax Services to automate its inbound and outbound faxing.


Related Topix: Medicine, West Pharmaceutical Services, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

Oil and Gas Online

Oil Refinery Crisis Averted Thanks To Tube Restoration

Just this past February, a major South Texas oil refinery discovered severe damage to their Air Cooler tubes while under inspection during a scheduled turnaround.


Related Topix: CTI Industries, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Energy, Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation

Albemarle Corp. (ALB) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Albemarle Corp. is scheduled to announce its Q114 earnings results on Wednesday, April 16th.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

Mon Apr 14, 2014

JCN Network

Bridgestone to Build Passenger Car Tire Plant in Russia

Bridgestone Corporation broke ground this month at the planned site of a new passenger car radial tire plant in Ulyanovsk Oblast, Russia.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone

Goodyear celebrates significant steps taken in 2013 during annual shareholders meeting

Copyright i 1 2 2014 Beacon Journal Publishing Co. Inc and Black Press. All Rights Reserved.


Related Topix: Fairlawn, OH, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber

Sys-Con Media

Goodyear Achieved Many Milestones in 2013

Achieving record segment operating income and strong cash flow were just two of those highlighted by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer This outstanding performance, he said, enabled Goodyear to achieve two additional significant milestones; reinstating a dividend on its common stock after 10 years and fully funding its U.S. pension plans.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America

Dow Chemical told that women in the workforce help drive profits

Karen Horting, executive director and CEO of the Society of Women Engineers, said diversity in the workforce is good for the bottom line.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Michigan

Cooper Tire CEOa s compensation declines

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. Chief Executive Officer Roy Armes' compensation declined 15 percent in 2013 to $5.8 million, the company reported.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Advance

MOA: Remembering a lesser known Civil War Union general

On the weekend of April 25-27, Plymouth marks the 150th anniversary of the town's Civil War battle.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Albemarle, NC, Chemicals, Mexico, World News

Sys-Con Media

PolyOne To Hold First Quarter 2014 Conference Call

The company is dedicated to serving customers in diverse industries around the globe, by creating value through collaboration, innovation and an unwavering commitment to excellence.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Chemicals, PolyOne

Customer Interaction Solutions

Aep Industries Inc Files (8-K) Disclosing Submission of Matters to a...

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders At the annual meeting of stockholders of AEP Industries Inc. on April 8, 2014, stockholders elected the two Class A director nominees to the Company's Board of Directors to serve three-year terms, ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public ... (more)


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, AEP Industries, KPMG L.L.P, Financial Services, Accounting

Martinsville Bulletin

Center to teach latest advanced manufacturing

The center represents a partnership and collaboration between Patrick Henry Community College , New College Institute , Eastman Chemical and Commonwealth Laminating and Coating.


Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Martinsville, VA, Henry County, VA


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