Its predecessor is widely agreed to be among the most stunning sports cars ever - and Jaguar showed it was trying to go one better than the glory days of the 1960s with the new F-Type. The Indian auto company Tata bought Jaguar Land Rover for $2.3B in 2008, betting big that it could revive two venerable British brands that had lost a bit of luster over the decades.
ExxonMobil said Thursday a $200 million project to expand two of its Louisiana chemical and lubricant plants will bring more than 400 construction and full-time jobs to the state over the next two years. Company officials say construction on the chemical and lubricants plants in Baton Rouge and Port Allen will begin at the end of the year.
Shares of Research in Motion Ltd. popped Friday after the BlackBerry maker's results in its fiscal second quarter weren't quite as awful as investors had feared. But analysts cautioned that RIM is still struggling in the increasingly competitive mobile market. The Canadian company posted another large quarterly loss and its BlackBerry smartphone shipments shrunk 30 percent to 7.4 million in the quarter ended Sept. 1.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits plunged 26,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 359,000, a hopeful sign for the job market. It's the lowest level of weekly applications in nine weeks. The Labor Department said Thursday that the four-week average, a less volatile measure, declined 4,500 to 374,000. That's the first drop in six weeks.
Robots and algorithms are getting good at jobs like building cars, writing articles, translating—jobs that once required a human. So what will we humans do for work? Andrew McAfee walks through recent labor data to say: We ain't seen nothing yet. But then he steps back to look at big history, and comes up with a surprising and even thrilling view of what comes next.
Each motor size has outputs ranging from 2 to 10 HP with speed capabilities from 500 to 4,000 RPM.
The TT02 captures peak torque in both measurement directions, and also calculates 1st and 2nd peaks, useful for click-type tools.
The new Turbo Nozzle is a powerful new ceramic tip designed for blasting and removing stubborn and encrusted stains.
The black nylon filaments are co-extruded with an engineered ceramic abrasive grain, providing cut rates up to 400 percent faster than silicon carbide or aluminum oxide filaments.
The SC750 REV features Random Orbital Scrubbing technology that delivers dual-action scrubbing with a combination of high-speed ¼-inch orbital micro-scrubbing and low-speed rotational macro-scrubbing.
Panther Premium Leather Welder’s Gloves feature a thick lining and a double-layer leather thumb joint to protect worker’s hands from heat and hot tools.
One person can use the Power Pusher to efficiently push, pull, and maneuver wheeled loads up to 150,000 pounds.
The ProSense room temperature sensors feature a temperature sensing range of -40 to 185 degrees F, are constructed with ABS plastic ventilated covers, metal wall mounting subplates, and an internal terminal strip for wiring connections.
Comark’s NEMA 4X Workstation is completely sealed against the elements, corrosion resistant, and constructed out of rugged stainless steel.
These knits are dual hazard, protecting against both arc flash and flash fire. Workrite is having them certified to both NFPA 2112 and NFPA 1975, and they meet Hazard Risk Category 2 for NFPA 70E.
The QuickRack modular transport-and-assembly frame is made from telescopic support and brace modules that permit length adjustments at any point.
Container tops are permanently attached with steel hinges that interlock for stacking strength and security.
The Scissor Deck industrial maintenance platform designs, with US patent pending, are connectable spring assisted manual lift platforms that allow for continuous platforms with safe work zone access up to 7 feet deck height.
99.8 percent pure anhydrous (minimal water) IPA is excellent for defluxing, fiber optics maintenance, stencil cleaning, tool cleaning, tape-head cleaning, and other light-duty cleaning, says the company.
This new medical grade hands-free dispensing system is highly effective in killing 99.999 percent of most common germs, but won’t dry out hands, according to the company.