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NC State University Uses Simio Simulation Software

May 4, 2009 12:59 pm | News | Comments

Simio announces that the North Carolina State University Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt program now includes classes using its new Simio simulation software.  

State AGs to meet with Craigslist over sexual ads

May 4, 2009 12:57 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — State attorneys general from Missouri, Illinois and Connecticut plan to begin negotiations with Craigslist to eliminate what they contend are advertisements for illegal sexual activities.The three attorneys general will represent a group of the nation's attorneys general...

Euro-zone official warns of jobless crisis

May 4, 2009 12:52 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BRUSSELS (AP) — The euro-zone's top economy official said Monday that Europe was "heading toward a social crisis" as unemployment rates rocket to a postwar record.The European Commission predicted earlier that the jobless rate in the 16 nations that use the euro would climb to 9.9 percent this year...


Radio-Opaque Medical Adhesive

May 4, 2009 12:48 pm | News | Comments

Master Bond EP21BAS is an innovative radio-opaque epoxy adhesive approved for use in the manufacture of medical instruments and devices.


New Website Announced By VP Of Sales

May 4, 2009 12:38 pm | News | Comments

Joseph J. Carlone Jr. - Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Linemaster Switch Corporation announces the launching of the company's new Web Site.  

Amid swine flu, sales of antiviral drugs surging

May 4, 2009 12:27 pm | by LINDA A. JOHNSON - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Americans frightened by the swine flu are snapping up two antiviral medicines that treat the virus, whether they have it or not.New data show more than a quarter-million prescriptions for Tamiflu pills alone were filled at retail U.S pharmacies in the week ending last Friday....

Oil companies head to deeper Gulf waters

May 4, 2009 12:22 pm | by JOHN PORRETTO - AP Energy Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

HOUSTON (AP) — Energy companies are venturing deeper into the Gulf of Mexico as they explore for and produce new sources of crude and natural gas, a new government report shows.The number of production projects operating in depths greater than 1,000 feet rose 8 percent last year to 141, according...

Dollar falls on upbeat US economic reports

May 4, 2009 12:16 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — The dollar fell against other currencies Monday as upbeat economic data drove investors into riskier assets.The dollar has been viewed as a safe haven during the global recession, but it is not a very lucrative currency to invest in, with U.S. interest rates close to zero. So as...


Chesapeake Energy posts 1Q $6B loss

May 4, 2009 12:16 pm | by MARK WILLIAMS - AP Energy Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Chesapeake Energy on Monday posted a nearly $6 billion loss for the first quarter as tumbling natural gas prices forced one of the nation's largest gas producers to write down the value of its gas and oil properties.Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake said it lost $5.7 billion, or...

Type 316 Stainless Housings

May 4, 2009 12:04 pm | Stainless Motors, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Stainless Motors  introduces a new series of stainless steel motors for marine applications that are resistant to salt water environments.

Liz Claiborne shares soar on analyst's forecast

May 4, 2009 11:51 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Liz Claiborne Inc. shares soared Monday after a Goldman Sachs retail analyst upgraded them to a "buy" rating and raised his target price, saying a significant recovery is at hand, fueled by leaner inventories, debt reduction and the overhaul of its namesake brand.Goldman Sachs...

I've Got A Fever

May 4, 2009 11:45 am | by David Mantey, Editor, PD&D | Blogs | Comments

Go ahead and take my picture. You won’t glean much from it. I’m swine flu free, but I just put in some time during my layover getting acquainted with the bartender closest to the bag check so I understand the red flags, bells and whistles I’m firing up as I pass through security.

Zero Cogging

May 4, 2009 11:41 am | Schneeberger, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Schneeberger introduces a linear motion driven actuator, P3. 

Gold prices rebound as dollar slips

May 4, 2009 11:30 am | by SARA LEPRO - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Gold prices rebounded Monday, moving higher as the dollar slipped against other currencies.The dollar was lower against the British pound and the euro on Monday as demand for the safety of the U.S. currency subsided along with swine flu fears. Last week, the dollar had gained on...

User-Programmable SPDT Switch

May 4, 2009 11:27 am | Burger & Brown Engineering | Product Releases | Comments

Burger & Brown Engineering introduce tracer electronic flowmeters that display flow, temperature, BTU’s/min and FCI (Fluid Characteristic Indication) or Turbulent Flow.


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