Places & Faces (November 2010)
Dwyer Instruments Inc., Michigan City, Ind., released a 600-page catalog. The catalog includes more than 60 new products as well as a range of preciwsion instruments for measuring, transmitting, or controlling temperature, pressure, flow, air velocity, level and humidity. A digital version of the catalog also is available on CD and includes interactive features such as keyword search, notes addition, “page print” and “page save in pdf format.” To receive a copy, visit www.dywer-inst.com.
Building Technologies, the Buffalo Grove, Ill.-based division ofSiemens Industry Inc., has agreed to acquireSite Controls LLC, Austin, Texas, a provider of enterprise-wide energy management solutions for multi-site commercial businesses.
Radiant Energy Systems Inc., Hawthorne, N.J., appointedClara O’Boyle as marketing manager for the manufacturer of custom-designed infrared heaters, hot air ovens and fume oxidizers.
Thermal Technology, a manufacturer of vacuum and high temperature furnace systems in Santa Rosa., Calif., has shipped a 10-ton laboratory hot press to a customer in Eurasia. Model HP20-4560 will be used for research and development applications at an educational institution. The custom hot press has a graphite hot zone rated to 4,172°F (2,300°C), inert gas capability and a diffusion-pumped vacuum system.
Dave Sharp joinedACS Group, New Berlin, Wis., as a part of the aftermarket business team.
Rich Cook has assumed the position of strategic business leader forU.S. Water Services, St. Michael, Minn., focusing primarily on targeted segments of the food and beverage industry.
Metso, Helsinki, will supply a coated carton-board production line toLee & Man Paper Manufacturing Co. Ltd.’s Hongmei Mill in Guangdong province, China. Startup is scheduled for the end of 2011.
WEG Electric Corp., Atlanta, a supplier of motors, drives, controls, panels, transformers and generators, launched an online product catalog to support its distributors and customers. Available through WEG’s distributor sites, it will enable customers to search through a complete listing of products, find descriptions, specifications and pricing, and place orders online. For more information, go to www.weg.net/us.
CenterLine (Windsor) Ltd., Windsor, Ontario, launched an updated website at www.cntrline.com. The site contains video and literature downloads, updated product and service information, enhanced navigation features and detailed overviews of the company’s capabilities.
In other company news, CenterLine’sSupersonic Spray Technologies Div.namedAccuwright Industries Inc., Gilbert, Ariz., as the 2010 recipient of its Cold Spray Job Shop Service Award. According to CenterLine, the award recognizes Accuwright’s excellence in the utilization and development of cold spray technology.
Rafael Moure-Eraso, chairperson and CEO of theU.S. Chemical Safety Board, Washington, D.C., appointedDr. Daniel Horowitz, longtime director of congressional, public and board affairs, to fill a newly created position of managing director. The appointment was unanimously approved by the five-member presidentially appointed CSB board.