The Board of ABB has unanimously appointed Björn Rosengren, as chief executive officer. He will join ABB on February 1, 2020 and succeed CEO, Peter Voser, in this role on March 1, 2020.
Rittal Systems Ltd. has announced that the organization has been named on the 2019 list of Best Workplaces in Manufacturing in Canada. Rittal received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work.
The Industrial Gas Filtration and Generation Division of Parker Hannifin in Overland Park, KS, has announced the launch of an important new patent for the metalworking industry. The patent is designed to optimize drainage within the SmogHog SHM self-contained media mist collector and provide what is said to be best-in-class particulate removal efficiency and long filter life using state of art coalescing filter media technology.
ExxonMobil and Global Thermostat have signed a joint development agreement to advance breakthrough technology that can capture and concentrate carbon dioxide emissions from industrial sources, including power plants, and the atmosphere.
Emerson and Dragos, Inc., developer of the Dragos Platform for industrial cybersecurity asset detection, threat detection and response, have signed a global agreement that will enable power producers and water utilities to further strengthen the security of their critical assets.
Brooks Instrument of Hatfield, PA, a global supplier of flow, pressure, vacuum and vapour delivery solutions, will once again offer an engineering scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in an engineering program at an accredited college or university.
Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. of Montreal has announced that it has obtained issuance of international patent (PCT/CA2016/051489) from the World Intellectual Property Organization, for the unique characteristics and capabilities of its eco-friendly “Selective Thermal Sulphation (STS)”1 process.
Pfizer Inc. and Array BioPharma Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Pfizer will acquire Array, a commercial stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of targeted small molecule medicines to treat cancer and other diseases of high unmet need.
Endress+Hauser Canada will build a new $28 million, Customer Experience Centre a stone’s throw from its current one in Burlington, ON, that will emphasize sustainability throughout while delivering a superior customer and employee experience. The new two-story approximately 47,000 sq ft building endeavours to achieve the LEED Gold certification standard and to function on a net zero carbon and net zero energy basis.
Houston–based Emerson, a global engineering and technology company, and Repsol of Madrid, an energy company, have established a strategic alliance to deliver advanced subsurface geophysical technologies to significantly reduce the time to prospect and produce first oil.