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Ircon Inc., Niles, Ill., has added Patrick Tang as regional sales manager in southern China to address the Asian market. Tang will be based in Ircon's Guangzhou office. Ircon also has added two representatives in Canada. Provan Control Associates, Montreal, will represent Ircon in Quebec and the eastern counties of Ontario. ACI Instrumentation, Toronto, will represent Ircon in Ontario's southwestern counties.

Eurotherm, a Leesburg, Va.-based supplier of industrial instrumentation for the process control and data acquisition industries, and a unit of Invensys plc, has named Ron DiGiacomo U.S. northeastern regional sales manager.

Moore Industries-International Inc., Sepulveda, Calif., offers free Windows intelligent configuration software for guiding users through easy setup and interface of transmitters, temperature sensors and other instruments with a DCS or PLC system. For more information, contact

The service center at Fluke Corp., Everett, Wash., was accredited to the stringent ISO/IEC 17025-1999 standard set by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), Frederick, Md. Fluke supplies precision measurement hardware, software and calibration services.

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Precon, Memphis, appointed Arthur Baier Co. sales representative for Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana and western Pennsylvania. Precon, a division of Kele Inc., Bartlett, Tenn., makes thermistors and RTD-based temperature sensors, probes and controllers, as well as humidity sensors and controllers, gas monitors and instruments, precision sensors, probes and integrated electronics.

Joe Spedale was appointed national distributor sales manager for Omron Electronics LLC, Schaumburg, Ill., and will be responsible for industrial automation distributor activities in the United States and Latin America.

InteliCoat Technologies has earned certification to ISO 9001:2000 quality system standards for its Matthews, N.C., facility and the coated products it produces. The certification covers the plant's procedures, processes and quality planning as well as continual improvement programs. InteliCoat Technologies manufactures coated paper, film and specialty substrates for imaging and electronic technologies.