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Blade from Power Saw Impales Worker

August 25, 2014 5:11 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A Houston construction worker has been hospitalized after he was impaled in the chest by a circular blade that became detached from a power saw. Houston fire spokesman Kenyatta Parker says the man was still ...      

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Army's Experimental Strike Weapon Explodes with Rocket

August 25, 2014 5:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A rocket carrying an experimental Army strike weapon exploded early Monday after taking off from a launch pad in Alaska, the Department of Defense said. The rocket carrying the Advanced Hypersonic Weapon was terminated near a pad of ...  

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Rugged Force Transducers Offer High Precision, Configurability

August 25, 2014 5:04 pm | by PD&D Staff | Hbm, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

HBM has announced the C10 line of compressive force transducers. C10 force transducers are not only very precise, but the stainless steel version also is hermetically sealed. They have an IP68 rating, meaning that they can be used in environments where dirt ...

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Fairchild Semiconductor Cutting 1,350 Jobs

August 25, 2014 4:52 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chip supplier Fairchild Semiconductor is eliminating about 1,350 jobs in the U.S. and Asia — about 15 percent of its total workforce — to reduce costs. The company said Monday that it will close facilities in Utah and Malaysia and will ...

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Navy Awards $100M Contract to Maine Shipyard

August 25, 2014 4:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Maine's Bath Iron Works has ended a partnership in which it helped to produce the Navy's Littoral Combat Ship in 2010. But that doesn't mean it's out of the program altogether. The shipyard announced Monday that the Navy has awarded ...  

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Iran Unveils New Short-Range Missiles, Drones

August 25, 2014 4:39 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Iran's official news agency says the country has produced a new generation of short-range marine missiles and aerial drones. The IRNA report on Sunday says the Ghadir missile, with a range of 100 kilometers (62 miles), is capable of ...  

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Boeing Gets $8.8B Airplane Order

August 25, 2014 4:36 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Boeing said Monday that BOC Aviation, an aircraft leasing company based in Singapore, is ordering 82 airplanes for a total of $8.8 billion. Boeing Co. said the order includes 50 737 MAX 8 aircraft ...             

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Advocacy Group Asks for Chrysler Investigation

August 25, 2014 4:34 pm | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

An auto safety advocacy group has asked the U.S. government to investigate power system failures in Chrysler vehicles that could cause them to stall while being driven. The Center for Auto Safety, a nonprofit group founded by Ralph Nader ...

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Project Development & the Learning Organization

August 25, 2014 4:11 pm | by Shawn P. Quigley, Jon M. Quigley | Articles | Comments

Very few people have not heard the term “Learning Organization”. However, do we know what it has to offer project design and development? I would like to start with the definition of Organizational Learning from the Business Dictionary ...

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High Efficiency Display Power & LED Driver for Smartphones

August 25, 2014 4:10 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Intersil has announced the ISL98611 display power and LED driver for smartphones. The ISL98611 is the first power management IC that integrates the display power and backlight LED driver functions in a single chip. It improves efficiency of both functions to ...

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5 Ways to Steal Your Innovations – Part 2

August 25, 2014 4:01 pm | by Mike Collins, Author | Blogs | Comments

In the first article I explained how Cequent Performance was able to sign a licensing agreement with Let’s Go Aero, and once Cequent had absorbed all of the products into their manufacturing and sales systems they refused to pay the ...

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Agreement Between Rockwell & Beckhoff About Linear Motor Technology

August 25, 2014 3:42 pm | by Beckhoff Automation LLC | News | Comments

Rockwell Automation, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, has granted Beckhoff Automation, Verl, Germany, a license to more than a dozen US and European linear motor patents. The license agreement between the two companies settled a ...  

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PEM Type PTL2 Spring-Loaded Plunger Assemblies

August 25, 2014 3:13 pm | by PD&D Staff | Pennengineering | Product Releases | Comments

PennEngineering has announced their PEM Type PTL2 spring-loaded plunger assemblies. These assemblies serve as positioning pins to quickly move racks, slides, access panels, consoles and similar equipment to new positions without requiring ...

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Cirrus Logic Completes Acquisition of Wolfson Microelectronics

August 25, 2014 2:39 pm | by Cirrus Logic | News | Comments

Cirrus Logic has announced that it completed its acquisition of Wolfson Microelectronics. Cirrus Logic believes that the acquisition will strengthen its position as a market leader with a highly differentiated global customer base and end-to-end ...

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EVT Road Show Chicago/Lombard - Machine Vision Seminar

August 25, 2014 2:24 pm | by FSI Technologies | Events

EyeVision is the one software for your vision application. EyeVision software: 1) offers Drag-and-Drop Programming and a graphical user interface (GUI), 2) supports all hardware platform: vision sensors, smart cameras, embedded & PC systems with ...

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