Although EGS serves a wide range of markets, its oil, gas and chemical participation has grown to more than half of total sales. EGS sales and earnings will continue to be consolidated in the Industrial Automation segment.
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November for the sixth consecutive...
By merging with Lang Engineering Equipment Co., Valin adds an expanded selection of pumps,...
The Big 50 list highlights a group of companies who are aggressive and progressive. This year's list shows a significant amount of revenue growth, more than typical amounts of consolidation, and even a notably absent name (Barnes Distribution, now a part of MSC). It’s a tough marketplace, and the strong survive and thrive. If anything in these pages inspires confidence, we hope it’s the leadership of an industry that refuses to slow down.
The Department of Transportation estimates that more than 30,000 miles of decades-old, decaying cast-iron pipe are still being used to deliver gas nationwide. In 2011, the American Gas Association estimated the billions in costs for replacement or repair.
As a result of the merger, Molex is now an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., retaining its name and headquarters in Lisle, IL. The company will continue to be operated by its current management team.
U.S. executives are confident about 2014 deal activity, but increased volumes will rely on clear signs of an improving economy and political stability, according to EY Americas Transaction Advisory Services.
A fourth straight month of solid hiring cut the U.S. unemployment rate in November to a five-year low of 7 percent. The surprisingly robust job gain suggested that the economy may have begun to accelerate.
The 30,000-square-foot facility provides gear drive and bearing repair and upgrade services to meet growing customer demand in central India.
LEED has a rival — a controversial, Portland, OR-based rating system known as Green Globes, which markets itself as a simpler, less expensive alternative.
Created in 1985, LS Kunststofftechnologie is headquartered in Wertheim, near Frankfurt. It has two production sites, one in Wertheim and the other in Neuhaus, near Erfurt, and more than 220 employees.
Headquartered in Holly Springs, NC, Triangle Industrial serves customers in the automotive, pulp and paper, food, pharmaceutical, heavy industrial and wood markets from its two distribution locations in the state.
The U.S. economy grew at a 3.6 percent annual rate from July through September, the fastest since early 2012. But nearly half the growth came from a buildup in business stockpiles, a trend that could reverse in the current quarter and hold back growth.
MSC Industrial Supply, Co. has increased its selection of Kennametal cutting tools to 54,000 total items which ranges from milling and turning solutions, to holemaking, threading and tooling systems products.
U.S. factories received fewer orders in October, as aircraft demand fell and businesses cut back on computers. The decline suggests companies were hesitant to invest during the 16-day partial government shutdown.
The IN location will primarily provide inventory management for Tipmont REMC, a member-owned electric cooperative that serves some 21,800 members. The TN location is a newly renovated 20,000-square-foot warehouse to accommodate the needs of electric utilities in the Knoxville area.
BP is leading an industry-wide push to develop technology that can retrieve oil from formations that are so deep under the sea floor, and under such high pressure and temperature, that conventional equipment would melt or be crushed by the conditions.
Boeing is looking for a place to build the next-generation 777X commercial airplane after machinist union members in Washington state rejected a proposed contract that sought concessions on pensions and health care costs.
A gloom has been cast over the markets this week by weak retail sales, which imply that Americans are still unsure about economic stability. Though unemployment is falling, it remains high. Home sales and prices have also slowed in what has been an upward climb this year.
Net sales in November of 2013 were $261,269 (Dollar amounts in thousands), up from $253,493 in the same month of 2012. The daily sales were $13,063, up 8.2% from $12,071 in 2012.
Vorwick has been in the industry more than 30 years and has attended NAED conferences since 1991, becoming a member of the council in 2010. He has participated in the Strategic Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning initiatives and is currently a member of the Selling Services Think Tank.
YRC Freight is a leader in 2-5 day LTL (less-than-truckload) shipping with comprehensive service throughout North America. Tractel, Inc. provides material handling and lifting, load measurement, suspended working platforms and fall arrest safety equipment.
The joint venture will combine Johnson Controls' global reach with Hitachi's technology expertise and will include key products such as variable refrigerant flow (VRF) and inverter technologies supporting both the commercial and residential markets.