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Toromont to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Results on November 7

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:02:58 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 25, 2016) - Toromont Industries Ltd. (TSX:TIH) (TIH) will release its third quarter 2016 financial results after markets close on Monday, November 7, 2016.

Generation Growth Capital, Inc. Announces the Sale of Atlantic Precision, Inc.

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT

MILWAUKEE, WI--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Generation Growth Capital Fund II, LP ("GGC"), a Milwaukee-based private equity firm that invests in lower middle market companies, today announced the sale of Atlantic Precision, Inc. ("API") to Precision Castparts Corp. Imperial Capital acted as the exclusive financial advisor to API on the transaction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

SYSPRO Canada and APICS Vancouver Host First Supply Chain Strategy Summit

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Inaugural industry event will explore supply chain solutions and best practices

Meller Optics Sapphire Waveplates are Robust with Extended Polarization Control

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:29:00 EDT

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) -  Meller Optics, Inc. has introduced a line of custom manufactured low order sapphire waveplates that extend IR polarization control into the infrared, beyond fused silica optical waveplates.

Stafford Custom Shaft Collars Combine Functions to Solve Problems

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:28:00 EDT

WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Stafford Manufacturing Corp. has the full capability to produce custom manufactured shaft collars that often include modifications which customers previously made on their own, or completely new designs.

Teledyne DALSA's New Low-Cost ID Vision Sensors Enable Faster, More Accurate Inspection

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

BOA Spot ID vision sensors combine 1D and 2D code reading with OCR and verification

Lawsuit Against Cool Technologies Dismissed

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:11:00 EDT

US District Court approves settlement in shareholder derivative case filed by Peak Finance

Neue, günstige ID-Vision-Sensoren von Teledyne DALSA für schnellere und präzisere Inspektion

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 02:00:00 EDT

BOA Spot ID-Vision-Sensoren kombinieren 1D- und 2D-Codelesen mit OCR und Verifizierung

Fusion Formatics Aquires the X1000 and Agrees to Sell German RepRap Printers

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:24:11 EDT

LONG BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - Fusion Formatics Corporation announced today that it has agreed to be a reseller of the German RepRap line of 3D printers. In connection with that agreement it also announced that it has acquired the German RepRap X1000 large format printer in what is the first such installation in North America. In making the announcement, Howard Fletcher, CEO, said: "Fusion Formatics is pleased to be the only authorized reseller of German RepRap printers on the West Coast. We are also excited about having the X1000. This amazing printer has a build envelope of 1000mm X 800mm X 600mm x/y/z. The ability to print large objects, or multiple copies of smaller objects in a single print, extends the value of our design services and greatly enhances our ability to service our customers' needs."

Three New Ratcheting Wrench Insert Bit Sets Now Available From GearWrench

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:21:38 EDT

SPARKS, MD--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - GearWrench®, an innovative hand tool brand known for tools that deliver speed, strength, and access to automotive technicians, today announced the availability of three new Ratcheting Wrench Insert Bit sets. Each insert bit fits into a ratcheting wrench, allowing it to be used like a ratchet with a bit socket, but with a much lower profile for improved access in tight spaces.

Twinlode Corporation Appoints Lawrence "Skip" Eastman as CEO to Lead Global Expansion

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:37:11 EDT

SOUTH BEND, IN--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - Twinlode Corporation, a leading supplier of high density storage systems, announced today that Lawrence "Skip" Eastman has been promoted to the role of chief executive officer and president of the company. Eastman previously held the title of president at Twinlode Corporation where he excelled in his responsibilities including management, product development and both domestic and international sales.

UPDATE - New Askuity Survey Highlights That Point of Sale Analytics is Fast Becoming a Required Core Competency of Successful Retail Brands

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:22:29 EDT

Two-thirds of respondents report using POS data to actively manage their business; 77% believe there is room to improve

MEDIA ALERT: Pegasystems to speak at IoT Solutions World Congress 2016 on how digital transformation will impact manufacturing

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) -

SYSPRO Canada Appoints David Doyle Customer Success Director

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Respected Business Leader Brings Extensive Background to Elevate the SYSPRO Customer Experience

Sugar Industry Stands Tall with High Investments Through 2018, an Industrial Info News Alert

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info is tracking project spending plans to develop 113 facilities in the sugar industry across the U.S. and Canada. Project spending plans go into most segments of the industry, from highly industrialized beet sugar factories to biomass facilities that turn sugarcane into energy. The amassed total investment value of these projects is $1.65 billion and consists of projects ranging in value from $500,000 to $500 million.

GearWrench Releases New Serpentine Belt Tool Set With Locking Flex-Head Ratcheting Wrench

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:55:39 EDT

SPARKS, MD--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2016) - GearWrench®, an innovative hand tool brand known for tools that deliver speed, strength, and access to automotive technicians, today announced the availability of its Serpentine Belt Tool Set with Locking Flex-Head Ratcheting Wrench (SKU 89000). Available nationwide, the Serpentine Belt Tool Set with Locking Flex-Head Ratcheting Wrench is designed for installing or removing the serpentine belt on vehicles by releasing tension on the self-adjusting serpentine belt idler pulley. The ratcheting wrench has a five-position locking flex head, allowing better access to the belt tensioner by easily maneuvering around obstructions.

TestEquity drives high-quality test & measurement solutions at the Automotive Testing Expo

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:15:18 EDT

MOORPARK, CA--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - TestEquity, a value-added provider of premium electronic test and measurement equipment and MRO tools and supplies for 45 years, will demonstrate its market-leading solutions for the automotive industry at the 13th annual Automotive Testing Expo 2016, October 25-27, at the Surburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI.

Vancouver Air Conditioning Company Reminds Clients to Book Fall Prep

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - Vancouver air conditioning company says maintenance is key to ensuring systems will weather the elements

Ener-Core Completes Delivery of its First 2 MW Power Oxidizers to Pacific Ethanol Stockton Biorefinery

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:31:00 EDT

Represents Ener-Core's First Commercial Shipment of its Recently Scaled-Up 2 MW Systems

Hemp is Hot as November Voting Nears -- Hemp, Inc. Reports

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:58:01 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) -  Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), a leader in the industrial hemp industry, today reports on current industrial hemp and hemp-related material events as the November elections rapidly approach. Bruce Perlowin, CEO of Hemp, Inc. says, "The resurgence of industrial hemp in America has been sweeping the nation. For decades, public opinions surrounding this controversial crop have vacillated between those few who still vilify it (now in very rare cases) and those now bipartisan, almost unanimously who advocate it. While the economic benefits continue to hold strong, industrial hemp has run the proverbial gauntlet in America as a result of many political factors, special interests, and just plain ignorance and lack of education. However, just in the last month or two alone, we've seen more state-enacted laws, formal debates, and more political support for industrial hemp."

Vancouver Industrial Crating Company Introduces Bonded Warehouse Services

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:30:00 EDT

DELTA, BC--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - Those importing goods into or moving goods through Canada now have an additional option for Vancouver Bonded Warehouse services. Delta-based industrial crating company Cratex Industrial Packing Ltd. recently obtained a licence for operating as an official Bonded Warehouse.

ESS Appointed Berco Master Distributor for Alberta & BC

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:30:00 EDT

EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - Equipment Sales & Service Ltd. (ESS) is proud to have recently been appointed a Berco Master Distributor for Alberta and BC.

Luvu Brands Expands Jaxx Production Line

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) -  Luvu Brands, Inc. (OTCQB: LUVU), a manufacturer and marketer of premium consumer brands in the wellness, lifestyle and fashion seating categories, today announced the expansion of its conveyor-based sewing system. 

Medgate Releases New Management of Change Module for Environmental & Safety Software Suites

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:29:12 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - Toronto-based environmental health and safety software company Medgate Inc. has released a new Management of Change module for their Environmental and Safety software suites.

Finning to release Q3 2016 results and hold investor call on November 3, 2016

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 20, 2016) - Finning International Inc. (TSX:FTT) will release Q3 2016 results on November 3, 2016 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time and will hold investor call at 11:00 AM Eastern Time.

Axis Capital's Mike Coon to Serve as Vice President for the NEFA Board of Directors

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:51:00 EDT

GRAND ISLAND, NE--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) - Axis Capital, Inc. (Axis), one of the nation's leading independent commercial equipment finance companies, is pleased to announce the company's Vice President of Syndications, Mike Coon, has been reelected to serve on the National Equipment Finance Association's (NEFA) Board of Directors for 2017. Mike will serve as Vice President on the Executive Committee. NEFA is a highly regarded national association addressing the needs of small to mid-size independent equipment finance companies, lessors and brokers.

AGI Third Quarter 2016 Results Release and Conference Call

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Oct. 20, 2016) - Ag Growth International Inc. ("AGI") (TSX:AFN) will hold a conference call on Thursday, November 10, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. EST to discuss its results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2016. A news release announcing AGI's results will be issued before markets open on November 10, 2016.

California Utility SCE Lays Out Five-Year, $23.4 Billion Capital Program, an Industrial Info News Alert

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Southern California Edison (SCE) (Rosemead, California), the electric utility unit of Edison International (NYSE:EIX) (Rosemead, California), unveiled its proposed five-year, $23.4 billion capital program in a business update presentation to investors last month. The utility's proposed 2016-2020 capital budget represents a $4.2 billion increase over the utility's capital spending for the 2011-2015 period.

Legend Power Raises $2.495 Million Through Successful Warrant Exercise

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - Legend Power Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE: LPS), a global leader in energy savings systems, today announced it received gross proceeds of C$2.495 million from the exercise of warrants prior to their expiry on October 18, 2016.

SparkLabs IoT Begins Program within $35 Billion Smart City as Applications Open for Startups Across the Globe

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:30:00 EDT

William Wang (Founder & CEO of Vizio), Martin Hartono (Founder & CEO of GDP Venture), and Teddy Zee (Venture Partner at Xcelerate Limited) Join as Advisors

Vancouver Furnace Company Offers Trouble-Shooting Tips

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:05:57 EDT

Vancouver furnace company explains the three most common furnace problems-and their causes

Sun Hydraulics Corporation to Present at the Robert W. Baird Industrial Conference

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:30:00 EDT

SARASOTA, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ: SNHY) has been invited to present at the Robert W. Baird Industrial Conference in Chicago on November 9, 2016. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 11:00 AM CST. The Company will post a copy of its presentation on the Investor Relations section of

Northwest Pipe Company's Water Transmission Group Awarded Section 10-11 of the Integrated Pipeline Project

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:24:45 EDT

VANCOUVER, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe products for the water transmission market, was selected to provide 66,900 feet of 84-inch diameter, cement mortar lined and polyurethane coated pipe for Section 10-11 of the Integrated Pipeline ("IPL") in North Central Texas. The construction contract of this segment has been awarded to IPL Partners (a venture between Oscar Renda Contracting, Southland Contracting, and Johnson Brothers Corporation) of Roanoke, Texas. Installation is anticipated to be substantially complete by November 2017. The pipeline will transport raw water and provide new infrastructure capacity for the area and is jointly owned by Tarrant Regional Water District and Dallas Water Utilities.

Missouri Gained Manufacturing Jobs Over the Past Year

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:12:00 EDT

EVANSTON, IL--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - Manufacturing jobs in Missouri inched up over the past year, reports the 2017 Missouri Manufacturers Register®, an industrial database and directory published by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL. According to MNI's database of manufacturers, manufacturers in Missouri added 2,444 new jobs between August 2015 and August 2016, amounting to a one percent gain.

Direct Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider Rand Group named FY17 US SMB Champion

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:12:00 EDT

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - Rand Group has been named to the US SMB Champions Club by the Microsoft Partner Network.

STEM Spotlight Awards Offers $20,000 Prize for Next Generation of Creative Ideas

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:00:00 EDT

Industry and government unveil a first-of-its-kind competition in Canada to recognize the need for skilled workers and apprentices in British Columbia's STEM industries

Berlon Introduces Snowger(TM) Attachment for Safe and Efficient Snow Removal Under Semi Trailers

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:22:29 EDT

HUSTISFORD, WI--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Clearing snow from underneath semi-trailers is now easier and safer than ever with the SnowgerT -- the first auger-type attachment designed for distribution centers and trucking facilities.

LIG Assets, Inc. Announces Rebranding as Leader in Green Assets

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:51:51 EDT

New strategy will be launched at "Sustainability IMPACT Conference" featuring Sustainable Living Technologies at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center

Artec 3D Scanners Used for Historical Preservation at the Site of China's Famous Terracotta Army

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

Researchers from Xi'an's Northwest University utilize professional handheld scanners to digitally capture skeletal remains at the site of Emperor Qin Shi Huang 's tomb

Calibrate Video Machines Quickly and Easily

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - A VED (Video Edge Detection) Calibration Slide makes it simple to calibrate pixel size of a camera within a Video Measuring Machine, and is available from HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION. While machines typically are set up at the time of installation, it is good practice to keep tools on-hand in case calibrations are lost or verification of the accuracy of the measuring system is necessary.

Terrestrial Energy Announces Appointment of Former President of Shaw Group to Advisory Board

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwired - Oct. 19, 2016) - Terrestrial Energy announces that it has appointed Fred Buckman to its International Advisory Board. Fred Buckman is a senior executive with over thirty-five years of extensive experience in electric and gas utility operation and management, as well as engineering and construction management, project development, company startup and private equity. Dr. Buckman was formerly the President and Chief Executive Officer of Shaw Group (now Chicago Bridge & Iron), one of the world's leading architect-engineering firms for the nuclear power industry and the broader power industry. Dr. Buckman currently serves on the board of directors of numerous companies, including General Fusion of Canada.

Xcel Energy Gets OK to Build Colorado's Largest Windfarm, an Industrial Info News Alert

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Public Service Company of Colorado (Denver, Colorado), a power utility unit of Xcel Energy Incorporated (NYSE:XEL) (Minneapolis, Minnesota), received the green light from state regulators on September 30 for a 600-megawatt (MW) windfarm in eastern Colorado. The Colorado Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) capped the cost of the Rush Creek Windfarm at $1.096 billion.

HITEC Brings Industry's Most Cost Effective UPS Power Solution to 7x24 Exchange Fall Conference

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:10:00 EDT

Need for 7x24 Infrastructure Met by HITEC PowerPRO Series

Intergraph(R) CAESAR II(R) webinar October 24th to discuss how to implement planned ASME code changes for better piping design

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 18:00:00 EDT

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) -  Intergraph will host a CAESAR II webinar on October 24, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. CDT (Houston) / 5:00 p.m. CEST (Amsterdam) that will discuss planned ASME B31.3 code changes in the B31J standard test method for determining stress intensification factors, flexibility factors and sustained stress indices for metallic piping components covered in ASME document STP-PT-073. Participants will learn how to easily evaluate and implement these in pipe stress analysis.

R&D Efforts Growing Portable Gas Detector Markets, Reports BCC Research

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 18:00:00 EDT

WELLESLEY, MA--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - Research and development aimed at expanding the types of gases that can be detected by portable gas detectors is growing market demand. BCC Research reveals in its new report that R&D and rising demand from Asia-Pacific, North America, and Europe should drive growth in the global market.

Northwest Pipe Company Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:15:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) -  Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) today announced it intends to release third quarter 2016 results after market close on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. A teleconference to discuss the financial results is scheduled to begin at 7:00 am PDT on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. Northwest Pipe officials participating on the call will be Scott Montross, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Robin Gantt, Chief Financial Officer. 

Intergraph(R) webinar October 25th to discuss new features and updates in CADWorx(R) 2017 for plant design

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:52:22 EDT

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - Intergraph will host a webinar on October 25, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. CDT that will provide a preview of new capabilities and enhancements offered in CADWorx 2017 to help plant engineers and designers execute project workflows more effectively. From enhancements in data management efficiency to visualization and including automatic isometric revision clouding, the benefits in CADWorx 2017 provide greater control of component types and connectivity, faster specification creation using catalog-driven defaults, IFC export of piping geometry using CADWorx Design Review and other productivity tools. The webinar leaders will be Sonia Delgadillo, product owner for CADWorx fieldPipe, and Dominik Hepp, product owner for CADWorx Plant and P&ID at Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions. 

Production Equipment from Major Oil Producer Up for Auction

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:11:38 EDT

Auction: October 25th & 26th, 2016