The changes follow the sudden resignation last week of Opel chief executive Karl-Friedrich Stracke just two weeks after he presented a turnaround plan . . .
For a supplier like Motion Industries — equal parts cutting-edge practices and classic industrial MRO — a city nestled near the foothills of Appalachia seems like a natural fit.
How is wireless networking changing the industrial environment?
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers asked a judge to deny Hawker Beechcraft's request seeking up to 45 days to negotiate only with Superior Aviation Beijing Co., for the sale of the Kansas plane-maker.
General Motor's money-losing Opel subsidiary has named Thomas Sedran as interim CEO while it looks for a permanent replacement for Karl-Friedrich Stracke, who abruptly resigned last week.
Century Aluminum warned its nearly 800-employee Hawesville smelter is at risk as a result of stalled negotiations to achieve concessions in its power costs to help offset sluggish global aluminum prices.
Production has been stalled after a weekend fire did $1.5 million in damage to an oil pipe manufacturing plant in Little Rock.
The Coca-Cola Co. has broken ground on a new distribution facility in Joplin, more than a year after a deadly tornado delayed its original expansion plans.
A Honeywell plant in Illinois that helps make nuclear fuel has been shut down because the Nuclear Regulatory Commission found the facility unable to withstand a seismic event.
The Goodyear tire plant in Fayetteville may shut down for a week in August to reduce its inventory in the slow economy.
Apple Inc. said it is putting its products back on an environmental ratings registry, saying it made a mistake in removing them from the list.
The Great Recession was hard on the industry, and Chinese firms are showing an interest in some of the beleaguered companies.
Known as the "Helicopter King of China," Shenzong Cheng has been quietly building a small empire in aviation manufacturing.
Russian aluminum giant UC Rusal is denying the Jamaican energy minister's assertions that the company plans to shut down its last operational bauxite plant on the island.
I’m an enthusiastic user of information automation, but it’s not so interwoven into my life that I would think that “going to the floor” could imply such third-order observation as staring at a computer screen.
Konecranes has been selected to supply two 410-ton gantry cranes integral to an $800 million USD maintenance and upgrade project at the Ludington Pumped Storage Plant in Ludington, Mich.
The definitions and interpretation of marketing are all over the map, and many people have many different ideas for what Industrial marketing really is.
Industrial fans, long-lasting and energy efficient, have proven an integral component of worker comfort, productivity, and energy savings.
Our third annual iteration of the IMPO Energy Intelligence Report has followed an industry all the more hungry for cost savings. As industrial manufacturers work to propel their businesses forward, they must choose between investing in the equipment they need, or falling behind in the face of fierce domestic and global competition.
The loading dock: an essential yet often overlooked link in the supply chain.
For a Fortune 500 corporation, a successful engineering project depends on local managers’ legacy knowledge and insights into plant operations, the corporation’s vision, and key project performance metrics as they change over time.
Wausau, WI-based Linetec is an architectural finishing company that takes seriously its delicate relationship with its state’s natural beauty.
Even when pointing to the characteristics (or price) of your product, never assume that these “benefits” are a no brainer.
The CEO of General Motors' loss-making European business abruptly stepped down on Thursday, a sign that the automaker's top management wants to speed up what has been a slow-moving restructuring plan.
Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire has been building a close relationship with Boeing's chief rival, Airbus, and said Wednesday that she was previously ready to recruit the company to build a new manufacturing site in the state.