The rising demand for new cars is creating a problem for parts suppliers — and that, in turn, could hurt the growth of car plants in Mississippi, a trade association official says.
When we look at the progression of enterprise IT, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) technology continues to expand and overlap into adjacent areas of enterprise application functionality.
Milwaukee Tool Corporation (Brookfield, WI) introduces the new M18™ Cordless Multi-Tool. Designed to increase productivity and ease of use for professional users, the new tool delivers up to 50 percent faster cutting and 2X longer run-time than the competition, says the company.
Fastener Inc. (Hackettstown, NJ) has introduced a new series of Torksleeve ATM fasteners that offers significant advantages for mounting gears and pulleys to rotating shafts.
The Gas-Pro portable gas detector from Crowcon (Dunedin, FL) is specifically designed to ensure worker safety in confined spaces.
Akro-Mils (Akron, OH) introduces five new sizes in the 6" high ShelfMax® line of plastic storage bins.
New England aviation company Terrafugia has unveiled its latest conceptual version of a flying car.
Hemp Oil Canada Inc. President and CEO Shaun Crew said the Bluegrass state is in the running for a possible plant in the U.S. to process hemp seeds. The company would look to contract with area farmers to supply seeds to the plant, he said.
In a mix of boomer individualism and economic necessity, older Americans have fueled a wave of entrepreneurship. The result is a slew of enterprises such as Crash Boom Bam, the vintage drum company that 64-year-old Glay began running from a spare bedroom in his apartment in 2009.
The sale includes Dow Chemical's polypropylene catalysts manufacturing plant in Norco, La., and customer contracts, licenses, intellectual property and inventory.
Jurors unanimously agreed BP PLC was responsible, but only one wanted to award damages. Most jurors say there wasn't enough evidence to link the pollution to illnesses.
Sales of passenger vehicles rose 21.1 percent to 1.6 million vehicles, up from August's 10 percent growth.
The defense contractor, which is based in Waltham, Mass., said that it is designing the radar for the Flight III Arleigh Burke destroyer beginning in 2016.
Six high-tech companies will invest $1.5 billion in the Mohawk Valley to create more than 1,000 high-tech jobs and help grow a second nanotechnology hub upstate, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday.
Ford's board of directors has ended a two-day quarterly meeting without issuing a public statement on the future of CEO Alan Mulally.
A verdict clearing Toyota Motor Corp. in the death of a California woman whose 2006 Camry apparently accelerated despite her efforts to stop could bode well for the Japanese automaker as it faces similar cases.
A holding company, Platform, says it is buying MacDermid Inc. for $1.8 billion as a means to build a chemicals business.
Chrysler Group says it's investing more than $1.2 billion in two Mexican plants to build commercial vans and engines.
Chemtura said Thursday that it will sell its consumer products business for $315 million and is exploring a sale of its agrochemicals unit as it focuses on chemicals for the transportation, energy and electronics industries.
Sustainability and moving closer to the customer were two big themes at the 2013 Industrial Excellence Awards conference. Milan Nedeljkovic, plant manager for BMW in Leipzig, discusses why his shop was recognized at the conference.