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Sponsored Content: New EA advertiser opportunity
Posted by kweller1221ea on October 16, 2018 at 4:16 pm

Barks Publications, Inc., publishers of Electrical Apparatus magazine and its supplements, is excited to announce that we will be offering sponsored content as an advertising opportunity of which our print advertisers can take advantage and allowing them to share their white papers and technical work in their own words. The sponsored content will be published […]

Hurricane Michael
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 11, 2018 at 7:32 pm

3rd most powerful hurricane ever to make landfall on U.S. mainland Another dangerous hurricane hits the U.S. mainland this week, as Hurricane Michael made landfall Wednesday night, hitting the Florida panhandle with winds just 2 miles per hour shy of being a Category 5 storm. As is customary with storms of such degree, evacuations were […]

American Axle & Manufacturing
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 11, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Detroit company shows off new tech in Europe October’s International issue of Electrical Apparatus continues to highlight industry stories from every corner of the world. This week, we found another great example of a homegrown company from the United States’ own Motor City—a longtime manufacturing hub—flexing its new muscles by preparing for an overseas show […]

College Training For the Factory of the Future
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 11, 2018 at 7:28 pm

National Science Foundation’s simulations using automation, IoT Three American universities, all of whom have excellent credibility in the fields of engineering and technology, are organizing a platform to prepare students for the factories of the future. Researchers from Purdue University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Indiana University—supported altogether by a $2.5 million grant from the […]

TransDigm Acquires Esterline
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 11, 2018 at 7:24 pm

Aerospace, motors and generators companies to combine in $4B sale In a major business brief, aerospace and defense company TransDigm Group Incorporated (Cleveland, Oh.) and Esterline Technologies Corporation of Bellevue, Wash., announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which TransDigm will purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of […]

Axalta Center Opens
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 11, 2018 at 7:22 pm

Learning and development for coatings tech in California Axalta, the Philadelphia-based coatings supplier, recently announced the opening of its newest Learning and Development Center dedicated to industrial wood coatings technology in Pomona, California. The new facility is said to be “a state-of-the-art learning and training environment, complete with a new classroom, conference room, and equipment […]

Hard Drivers
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 4, 2018 at 6:26 pm

Researchers use magnets from used computer hard drive to power axial gap motor Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee have used magnets recovered from used computer hard drives in an electric motor. In a first-ever demonstration of its kind, the permanent magnets made from rare earth elements were reused without alteration in an […]

AHR Sessions
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 4, 2018 at 6:23 pm

Educational schedule released for HVAC expo in Atlanta The AHR Expo will take place January 14-16, 2019 in Atlanta this year. The convention and trade show is an annual gathering for the HVAC/R industries, encompassing all heating, cooling, refrigeration, and ventilation companies along with their repair specialists. AHR has released its educational sessions, adding more […]

GE: Flannery Out; Culp In
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 4, 2018 at 6:20 pm

30-year GE man lasts merely one year in precarious top spot Welp, that was quick. John Flannery lasted merely one year at the helm of General Electric Co., replaced yesterday by H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., as the embattled company’s CEO. Culp is a GE board member and the former chief of the Danaher Corporation, a […]

Stay At The USMCA
Posted by Charlie Barks on October 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Congressional approval still awaits as President touts ‘historic’ deal Updating a previous item, the United States, Mexico, and Canada inked a three-way agreement on North American trade on Monday. Colloquially being referred to as “the New NAFTA” by news outlets around the world, the agreement will officially be called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). First, […]

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