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Biomass-based alternative for traditional nylon receives funding

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

Ottawa today announced an investment of $499,433 to help Competitive Green Technologies research and develop a biomass-based alternative material that could replace traditional nylon in automobile manufacturing and other industries. “The Government of Canada is proud to support companies like Competitive Green Technologies who

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Rio Tinto supplying responsibly-sourced aluminium for coffee capsules

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

Nespresso will become the first company to use responsibly-sourced aluminium, supplied by Rio Tinto, to produce its coffee capsules. The two companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together with Nespresso’s capsule manufacturers to fulfil a commitment of

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Tools provide stronger, lighter and smaller solutions for bolting

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

Through its Bolting Systems and Power Team brands, SPX FLOW provides a full range of safe, reliable, robust bolting and hydraulic power tool solutions. The tools are both powerful and practical, using advanced material technology to obtain stronger, lighter and

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Falcon doubles warranty on SSG Industrial UPS products

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

Falcon Electric, Inc., announced it has doubled the warranty for its SSG Industrial Wide-temperature Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) family from two to four years. The high reliability and customer satisfaction of the SSG Industrial UPSs with lead-acid batteries led to

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Danfoss acquires AAIM Controls

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

Danfoss today announced the acquisition of AAIM Controls Inc., a major player in the North American industrial refrigeration market that specializes in custom-designed regulation and control automation solutions “We consistently look to strengthen our core businesses by partnering with other

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Rice returns to restructure GE’s beleaguered power unit

November 19, 2018 by Don Horne

General Electric Co is bringing back former vice chairman John Rice to the conglomerate as chairman of its revamped gas power business, the company told Reuters on Monday. GE also named Scott Strazik chief executive officer of the business and

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China free trade deal despite new NAFTA clause will happen: Trudeau

November 15, 2018 by Don Horne

Canada and China will continue to work together towards an “eventual” free trade deal, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday. This is despite the country being a signatory to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA – rebranded

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The benchmark in high pressure closures

November 14, 2018 by Don Horne

SPX FLOW’s GD Engineering brand has a long and successful history with the petrochemical and oil and gas industries. The Bandlock 2 closure is the original and benchmark design for high pressure closures. It ensures inside pressure cannot open the

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Rio Tinto looks for minority stake in Tech’s Chile project

November 14, 2018 by Don Horne

Rio Tinto is among parties making a final offer for a minority stake in Teck Resources Ltd’s Quebrada Blanca copper mine expansion in northern Chile, a development worth $4.8 billion, two sources close to the matter said. The world’s second

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Madison Chemical website now tailored for pulp & paper industry

November 13, 2018 by Don Horne

Madison Chemical has unveiled their new website which presents comprehensive information about their formulated cleaning chemicals for the pulp & paper industry in an intuitive, easy-to-navigate format. This user-friendly site at www.madchem.com allows users to search for products by application