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2011-06-21 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it was selected by the Fingal County Council (acting on behalf of Dublin City Council and Meath, Kildare, Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown and South Dublin County Councils) to provide engineering consulting services for the full planning stage of the Greater Dublin Drainage Project (GDD)- Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant, Marine Outfall and Orbital Drainage System. Jacobs was awarded the...

2011-06-13 10:37:00

ELGIN, Ill., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Customer and testing data has proven that Simrit's E454 EPDM (ethylene-propylene rubber) O-ring sealing systems outperform competitive O-rings in critical commercial aircraft hydraulic systems. Manufactured to the highest possible quality and extensively tested, the phosphate ester fluid hydraulic sealing systems are expected to perform flawlessly for years in primary and secondary flight controls, and braking systems of commercial aircrafts....

2011-05-15 00:02:32

Jet Edge's 150hp, 60KSI iP60-150 Waterjet Pump Produces 3 Gallons Per Minute of UHP Water for precision cutting, mobile cutting and UHP surface preparation applications. Saint Michael, Minnesota (PRWEB) May 13, 2011 Jet Edge, Inc. is pleased to introduce the new 150hp, 60,000 psi iP60-150 waterjet intensifier pump. The Jet Edge iP60-150 water jet pump is capable of producing up to 3 gallons per minute (11.4 l/min) of ultra-high pressure water for precision water jet cutting and UHP surface...

2011-04-25 14:05:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett - signing into law the first bill to reach his desk - today affixed his signature to House Bill 377, a measure repealing a mandate to require automatic sprinkler systems in most new homes. Governor Corbett called it a "common sense" measure that will help to keep new home prices within the reach of Pennsylvania's working families. "Whether or not new homes are equipped with sprinklers should be a decision left...

2011-03-22 09:00:00

LAS VEGAS, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Developed specifically to meet the sealing challenges of today's cylinder makers, Simrit's NOK U641 and NOK UH05 materials are proven to help engineers extend seal life in numerous applications. When incorporated properly, these materials provide 8,000 to more than 10,000 hours of running time in the field without failure. "Industry challenges, such as temperature, hydrolysis resistance and bio-friendly fluid compatibility, will consistently...

2011-02-03 13:47:47

Imagine this: Firefighters enter a several football field-sized, 60-foot high, pitch-black warehouse and they can't see inside"”they don't know if there is an inferno or a small fire with a lot of smoke. It's a very dangerous situation, making choices hard. Engineers at UC San Diego have made a breakthrough discovery that could help ease these situations by predicting where and how quickly initial fires spread in warehouses. Results of this research were recently published in a paper...

2011-02-01 10:00:00

TACOMA, Wash., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding the right industrial pump suppliers and getting multiple price quotes just got a whole lot easier with the debut of PumpScout.com. PumpScout.com is a dynamic search engine that helps pump buyers including engineers, maintenance professionals and contractors connect with pump suppliers and get price quotes -- fast. The website invites buyers to enter their pump system criteria and then identifies suppliers that sell the pump they need....

2011-01-19 12:20:00

BENSALEM, Pa., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Airline Hydraulics is pleased to announce the acquisition of Fluid Power Automation LLC ("FPA"), a technology distributor of pneumatic and electric machine automation products located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island. FPA, which has been in business since 2002, services the New England market and brings over 50 years of fluid power and automation experience to the combined business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110119/NE32591LOGO...

2011-01-18 06:00:00

ZHENGZHOU, China, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Valves Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVVT) ("China Valves" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese metal valve manufacturer, today announced that its gate and check valves used in the core island of nuclear power plants successfully passed all tests administered by China Institute of Atomic Energy ("CIAE"), the primary nuclear science and technology research institute in China, and Nuclear Power Institute of China ("NPIC"), the...

2011-01-13 00:00:06

Pipe Flow Software today announced the launch of their new website http://www.pipeflow.com to serve their international customers in over 75 countries worldwide. PipeFlow.com provides a central resource of information on pipe system design and the hydraulic analysis of pipe systems, as well as serving as a distribution point for Pipe Flow Software programs, which calculate flow rates and pressure drops in pipe networks. Website visitors can download a free trial of the popular PipeFlow®...