Krohne, Inc., of Beverly, MA, has announced the appointment of Richard Hendgen as CEO. Hendren has worked at Krohne for nearly 14 years, most recently as director of sales, North America.
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) reported that U.S. specialty chemicals market volumes started the fourth quarter on mixed note, with no change in October. Of the 28 specialty chemical segments ACC monitors, 14 expanded in October, 10 declined and four were flat.
Last month, EPLAN, PILZ, Rittal and WAGO, four companies dedicated to automation and advanced manufacturing, based in Canada with their headquarters in Germany, hosted Canada’s inaugural German Technology Days.
Kraken Robotic Systems has launched the initial phase of its OceanVision project, deploying its sensors and unmanned underwater platforms to conduct ultra-high definition seabed imaging and mapping on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland and other areas of Atlantic Canada.
Inventus Mining Corp. of Toronto has announced it has signed a letter of intent with Flag Resources for the planned acquisition of the three mineral properties adjoining the 100 percent-owned Sudbury 2.0 project.
Mar-Bal, Inc., of Chagrin Falls, OH, recently acquired all of the assets of both AlertTile (including AlertCast) and Detectable Warning Systems (including RediMat). The businesses acquired by Mar-Bal will now be branded under the umbrella brand of Detectable Warning Systems (DWS) as part of the Mar-Bal proprietary family of products.
Schneider Electric has announced that PCI Automation Industrielle (PCI) has become its first global partner to receive the EcoStruxure System Platform Certification in its Alliance Partner Program.
Spectris plc, an instrumentation and controls company, has agreed with Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA for Voith to acquire BTG Group from Spectris for a total gross cash consideration of €319 million. The sale is in line with Spectris’ strategy to simplify and focus our portfolio and to concentrate on developing its presence in specific high-growth end markets.
Today we hear a lot in the news about cybersecurity and data breaches from big companies like Google, and Uber and Facebook. But cyber threats effect companies of all sizes.
SP Industries of Warminster, PA, a designer and manufacturer of laboratory equipment, pharmaceutical fill-finish manufacturing solutions, laboratory supplies and glassware, has acquired the assets of i-Dositecno.