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September 18, 2014
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AutomationDirect Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist

  The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, recently announced that AutomationDirect has been named as a Finalist in the Corporate Outreach category for the 2014 STEM Education Awards. This award program recognizes schools, programs and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in […]

6:06 pm
September 18, 2014
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Elos Fixturlaser Changes Name to ACOEM AB

VibrAlign, distributor of Fixturlaser shaft alignment systems in the United States, has announced that effective September 15, 2014, Elos Fixturlaser AB has changed its company name to ACOEM AB. Elos Fixturlaser AB had been acquired by the ACOEM Group (ACOEM), headquarterd in Lyon, France, in June 2014. The parties note that this recent action is […]

3:23 pm
September 16, 2014
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Schneider Electric Summit Highlights Mission, New HQ

The Schneider Electric Influencer Summit, held last week in Andover, Mass., was a showcase for both the company and its new North American headquarters. The R&D center is built to house around 750 employees across all of Schneider Electric’s business segments, and incorporates approximately $8 million of the company’s own products and solutions. (Click here […]

12:36 pm
September 15, 2014
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Fluke Connect Student Contest Offers Prizes & Bragging Rights for Winning Team of Innovators

Fluke Corporation invites students enrolled in two- and four-year colleges, universities, trade/tech schools and apprenticeship programs to demonstrate their skills and abilities as innovators in the Fluke Connect Student Contest*. Three members of the first-place team and their adviser will receive an expense-paid, three-day/two-night trip to visit Fluke Park in Seattle, WA. The school’s department will […]

11:29 pm
September 11, 2014
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Endress+Hauser Inaugurates New Customer Center in Greenwood, IN

Nearly 400 people were on hand Sept. 10, 2014, to help celebrate the opening of a state-of-the-art Endress+Hauser Customer Center, in Greenwood, IN. Located at the company’s North American headquarters campus, the 80,000-sq.-ft. facility reflects a $16 M infrastructure investment that underscores the strong commitment to the U.S. market by this Swiss-based, family-owned manufacturer and supplier of […]

1:25 pm
September 11, 2014
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Schneider Electric Opens New Global R&D Center

Schneider Electric has announced the opening of its new North American research and development (R&D) center in Andover, Mass. The Boston One Campus will also serve as the company’s new North America headquarters and is built to house approximately 750 employees across all of Schneider Electric’s business segments. Laurent Vernerey, President and CEO of Schneider Electric’s […]

12:47 pm
September 9, 2014
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Alrik Danielson to Succeed Tom Johnstone as SKF President & CEO

SKF Group has named Alrik Danielson as it new President and CEO, effective January 1, 2015. The move follows a recent announcement by current President and CEO Tom Johnstone that he will be stepping down from the position. Danielson, who has been President and CEO of Höganäs AB since 2005, worked at SKF between 1987 and 2005 and […]

6:16 pm
September 3, 2014
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Inpro/Seal Charity Golf Tournament Raises $11,000+ for Pioneering Provider of Services to People with Developmental Disabilities

The 27th annual Inpro/Seal VIP Charity Golf Tournament raised more than $11,000 for Aspire of Illinois, a non-profit organization recognized throughout the Midwest as a provider of bold, pioneering, uncompromising services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. According to the company, 95 customers, vendors and employees participated in the event at Oakwood Country Club in Coal Valley, IL, on […]