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NEMA upgrades Smart Meter standards.

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:29:43 -0500

According to NEMA, Metrology, Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) applications, AMI communications, Home Area Network (HAN) applications and HAN communications are the new requirements of smart meters. The revised standards are applicable for use by electricity meter manufacturers and electric utilities and are based on secure, local, and remote upgrades of smart meters.

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NEMA re-issues RIV measurement methods.

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:29:09 -0500

National Electrical Manufacturers Association re-issued NEMA 107-2016 Methods of Measurement of Radio Influence Voltage (RIV) of High-Voltage Apparatus. The methods are ideal for high-voltage power apparatus used on transmission and distribution systems at 0.6 kV line voltages and frequency range of 0.015 to 30 MHz. Suitable for Industries like transmission and high voltage applications.

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AAMA released an updated document using ASTM test methods.

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 15:42:17 -0500

American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released updated document methods to qualify windows, doors and skylights as "impact resistant." AAMA 506-16, "Voluntary Specifications last updated in 2011, provides details regarding the rating of windows, doors and skylights for impact and pressure cycle testing. Released version has been updated to reference the most current ASTM specifications required for qualifying mulled assemblies.

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Pack Expo East 2017 presents anti-counterfeiting solutions.

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 15:42:02 -0500

Presenting anti-counterfeiting solutions at Pack Expo East 2017 held at Philadelphia (Feb. 27–March 1, 2017). Expo brings together suppliers of packaging innovations for pharmaceutical/medical device, food, beverage, cosmetic/personal care. PMMI released Brand Protection and Product Traceability Market Research report, according to the report counterfeiting is predicted to increase three percent per year worldwide.

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Sumitomo Electric Starts Operation of Concentrator Photovoltaic Power Generation Pilot Plant

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 15:01:14 -0500

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 - Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd (SEI). has completed the construction of a 1 MW concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) power generation plant in the Kingdom of Morocco, the company's first megawatt-class CPV project. The completion coincided with the 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 22) being held in Morocco, providing further evidence of the commitment of global parties in improving the world's carbon footprint through the implementation...

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Metcam Formally Announces Business Solutions Division to Help Inventors Launch Ingenious Products

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:34:49 -0500

December 2, 2016 (Alpharetta, GA) - Metcam, an Alpharetta-based fabricator of sheet metal components and assemblies for OEMs, today announced the official debut of its Business Solutions Division (BSD). The BSD allows inventors of sheet metal intensive products to leverage the award winning quality, manufacturing, financial, and environmental systems and resources of Metcam to bring their products to market. The BSD does this by assisting in product design and subsequently orchestrating the...

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Aluminum Association announces new member companies.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:46:30 -0500

Declaring Cerro Wire LLC, Granges Americas Inc and Reynolds Consumer Products as producer members, Aluminum Association announces that Matt Aboud, President of Hydro Aluminum North America was also approved as a member of the Executive Committee, a subset of the Board of Directors which offer strategic guidance directing all Aluminum Association programs and activities. Association is committed to highlighting unfair and unsustainable trade practices.

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NEMA Survey improves business conditions index.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:51:53 -0500

Highlighting how NEMA EBCI panel members responded to the November survey after the election results were known, this survey of nearly 350 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers show that confidence index moved from 55.6 in October to 57.9 in November. Panelists were asked to report intensity of change on a scale ranging from –5 (deteriorated significantly) through 0 (unchanged) to +5 (improved significantly).

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Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:43:25 -0500

TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2016 - Nevada Zinc Corporation (“Nevada Zinc” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:NZN) is pleased to report it has outlined a significant gold exploration target on its VIP Project located in Yukon, west of Goldcorp’s Coffee Gold Project. Goldcorp acquired ownership of the Coffee Gold Project on July 19, 2016 for approximately $521 million by purchasing Kaminak Gold Corporation. Since the Kaminak transaction Goldcorp has acquired equity interests in two...

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ASHRAE Announces Seminars focusing on new initiatives in residential sector.

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:30:31 -0500

Offering guidance on several aspects of residential design, ASHARE’s 2017 Winter Conference will take place from Jan 28 to Feb 1 at Caesars Palace along with co-sponsored AHR Expo being held from Jan 30 to Feb 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Also included are four free seminars to be held on Tuesday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m, in which sessions will highlight ASHRAE’s initiatives to improve residential design and energy standards.

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Johnson Controls, South Arkansas Community College sign energy performance contract to better ...

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:13:09 -0500

Project will upgrade facilities across campus; guaranteed to pay for itself in 15 years MILWAUKEE - (Nov. 29, 2016) - Johnson Controls and South Arkansas Community College have signed an energy performance contract through the Arkansas Energy Performance Contracting (AEPC) program to better integrate energy management systems on the El Dorado, Arkansas campus. The contract, valued at $2.4 million, will deliver full campus LED lighting, energy management systems integration,...

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SANS DIGITAL announces partnership with high-performance all-flash array, AccelStor, Inc.

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:09:05 -0500

City of Industry, CA - November 22, 2016 - SANS DIGITAL, a leading provider of high performance storage subsystems, is proud to announce its partnership with high performance software-defined all-flash array company, AccelStor, Inc. who is committed to accelerating the world's information access with innovative software technology and solid-state storage. The new SANS DIGITAL line-up of products will include AccelStor's high-performance NeoSapphire All-Flash Array Series....

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GF Machining Solutions to Spotlight High-Performance Medical Machining at MD&M West 2017

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:23:16 -0500

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Nov. 28, 2016 - GF Machining Solutions will demonstrate several milling and EDM systems designed for high performance and productivity in medical machining applications at MD&M 2017 on February 7 - 9 at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California. Visitors to the company’s booth 3501 will experience the Mikron HSM 200U LP (linear performance) milling machine, the CUT E350 wire EDM, and several new micro-machining products that incorporate...

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HD465-8 and HD605-8 off-highway trucks features LCD color monitor.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:46:41 -0500

Featuring Komatsu SAA6D170E-7 engine of 724 HP (540 kW), HD465-8 AND HD605-8 include payload capacities of 61 U.S. (short)/55 metric tons and 69.4 U.S. (short)/63 metric tons. Equipped with EPA Tier 4 final certified engines, truck’s In-Cab enhancements include auxiliary jack and two 12 volt ports. With seven inch, dedicated rearview monitor, device offers automatic retard speed control and hydropneumatic suspension system for smooth ride.

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory received three R&D 100 Awards.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:35:49 -0500

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) last night honored with three R&D 100 Awards, presented by R&D Magazine. The prize in Mechanical/Materials category was awarded to EcoSnap-AC Heat Pump System created by Chuck Booten and Jon Winkler from Advanced Residential Buildings research group. The award in Analytical/Test category went to Battery Internal Short-Circuit Device developed by Matthew Keyser and Ahmad Pesaran from energy Storage research group.

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IPC looks forward to working with new Administration and Congress.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:19:27 -0500

IPC issues statement that they look forward to working with new US administration and Congress to promote policies that encourage innovation, economic growth, and advanced manufacturing in U.S. and worldwide. Representing more than 2,100 U.S. member facilities and 800,000 workers across United States, IPC is optimistic about the prospect of increased bipartisan support for pro-manufacturing policies.

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Board of Laser Safety announces CLSO certified BLS website.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:11:28 -0500

Providing user-friendly platform for both medical and non-medical laser safety officers to stay up-to-date with the latest laser safety and certification news, BLS website features easy-to-read news feed that allows for timely releases of critical laser safety information. With Powerful cloud-based server that ensures speed and deliverability to all visitors, website will continue to provide information with Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer (CMLSO).

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NEMA fixes voltage ratings for 60Hz electric power systems above 100V.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:09:10 -0500

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C84 revised ANSI C84.1 American National Standard for Electric Power Systems and Equipment-Voltage Ratings (60Hz). Establishing nominal voltage ratings and operating tolerances for 60Hz electric power systems above 100V, NEMA added 690/400V category to low Voltage Class in table 1 also paragraph discussing conservation voltage reduction is added to Annex B.

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ANSI C78 Committee revises electric lamps safety standards ANSI C78.1195.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:07:44 -0500

NEMA revises electric lamps safety standards ANSI C78.1195 which is adopted by ANSI ASC C78 as a nationally acknowledged international standard. Revision of IEC 61195, ed2.2 (2014-09) includes deviations for clauses 2 and 3.

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IPC Awards ISC Engineering, LLC IPC/WHMA-A-620 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) certification.

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:21:29 -0500

Having successfully completed audit, ISC Engineering facility was awarded IPC/WHMA-A-620, Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies certification. Launched in 2014, IPC standards certification enables company to be listed as an IPC-trusted source capable of manufacturing products in accordance with industry best practices.

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