Hysitron Receives Two Awards at R&D 100 Awards 2014

Hysitron has received two R&D 100 Awards for its innovation in material testing capabilities in extreme environments and its hybrid optical-mechanical system for biological and soft materials....

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 10:10 am

Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X Amongst Winners of the R&D 100 Awards 2014

Leica Microsystems’ super-resolution system Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X is among the winners of the R&D 100 Award in 2014. This prize, which is frequently referred to as the “Oscar of...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 7:55 am

New Material Structure Generates Steam by Soaking Up the Sun

A new material structure developed at MIT generates steam by soaking up the sun. The structure — a layer of graphite flakes and an underlying carbon foam — is a porous, insulating...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:51 am

Dampney Releases Heat-Resistant White Paint that is Non-Yellowing at Elevated Temperatures

Dampney Company, Inc. has introduced a new, ready to use heat-resistant white paint that is non-yellowing at elevated temperatures for a wide range of coating applications. Thurmalox® 290-00...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:49 am

Suniva to Open Second US Manufacturing Facility in Michigan

Suniva, Inc., a metro-Atlanta based manufacturer of high-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells and modules, announces today that it is opening a second U.S. manufacturing facility, to be located...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:40 am

BASF Automotive Refinish to Exhibit at 2014 NACE / CARS Expo

BASF Automotive Refinish will exhibit and present its latest products and processes at the 2014 International Autobody Congress and Exposition Expo & Conference (NACE / CARS) – the largest...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:39 am

CB&I and Clariant's Polypropylene Catalyst Production Plant on Schedule to Begin Production

CB&I and Clariant announced today its new Ziegler-Natta (ZN) polypropylene catalyst production plant in Louisville, Kentucky, is on schedule to begin production in 2015. The plant is part of a...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:27 am

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe to Modernize Continuous Caster in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth

The current reline of blast furnace 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is being used as an opportunity to modernize a further key facility of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe: Work has started on revamping one of the...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:22 am

Global Industry Analysis Report on Polyester Fiber Market

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polyester Fiber Market (Solid and Hollow) for Carpet & Rugs, Nonwoven Fabrics, Fiberfill and Other Applications - Global Industry...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:18 am

AK Steel Enters Acquisition Deal for Severstal Dearborn

AK Steel said today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan for $700 million in cash. The acquisition also...

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 5:16 am