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2014-05-09 20:24:03

ORLAND PARK, Ill., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, May 7, a single fire sprinkler extinguished a kitchen fire in the Spinning Wheel Apartments high-rise building in Hinsdale. The fire occurred on the sixth floor of the 17-story building when a frying pan was left on the stove while the stove was left in the "on" position. According to Tim McElroy, assistant chief of the Hinsdale Fire Department, the fire sprinkler system allowed the woman and young child to escape safely...

2014-05-09 16:25:56

ORLAND PARK, Ill., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gregg Huennekens, CEO of USA Fire Protection, Lake Forest, Ill., received the Golden Sprinkler Award, the highest honor awarded by the National Fire Sprinkler Association at their Annual Meeting this week. The Golden Sprinkler Award recognizes individuals for their dedication to NFSA and the entire fire sprinkler industry. Huennekens has been involved with the NFSA for more than 25 years, participating on the board of directors at every...

2014-05-08 23:13:53

Festo now offers an entire range of ball valves, Namur solenoids, actuators, positioners, and sensors assembled and ready to install. Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Festo introduces a ball valve assembly program designed to deliver a host of process application benefits. This new process-based program provides customers with a high-quality solution across multiple plant locations and ensures first-class Festo support. Festo now assembles, warrants, and supports ready to install ball...

2014-05-05 23:10:37

TRIC Tool's, Alameda's Pipe Bursting Environmental Solutions company recently hosted Nippon No-Dig, its Japanese Distributor, for a tour of its facilities and new technology in development. TRIC also took Nippon to some key area of attractions in the San Francisco Bay Area. Alameda, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 TRIC Tools, a Northern California based Trenchless Pipe Bursting Technology and Environmental Solutions company recently hosted its Tokyo based Distribution partner Nippon No...

2014-05-02 08:27:23

CLARK, N.J., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beer brewing is an art form that utilizes microbiology, chemistry, engineering and mathematics, the perfect mix of these disciplines ends in a consistent high quality beer. For reliable performance, flexibility and endurance, manufacturers require valves and flow meters which can deliver an extended cycle life with minimal space requirements. To meet these stringent requirements, leading beer manufacturers rely on Assured Automation's valves...

2014-04-30 23:08:49

Wohl Associates, a dealer of used processing and packaging machines based out of New York, is embracing new products for the benefit of customers everywhere. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Wohl Associates, Inc., a leading dealer of used processing and packaging machinery, is pleased to announce the arrival of a Modern Packaging and Winpak rotary cup filling/sealing machine. The machine marks another in a long line of quality additions to the already impressive line of products that...

2014-04-24 23:04:00

Canadian tube producer strengthens quality with process nonconformance solution. Toronto (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Intelex, a leading provider of Environmental Health and Safety and Quality (EHSQ) management software, is proud to welcome their latest client, Welded Tube of Canada. Welded Tube, a cold formed carbon and HSLA steel tubular producer, will be utilizing Intelex’s Process Nonconformance, Document Control and Training Management solutions to grow their EHSQ performance. Having...

2014-04-20 16:20:59

DALLAS, April 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers Global Umbilical Market: An Analysis 2013 - 2017 industry research report in its store at http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/280895-global-umbilical-market-an-analysis-2013-2017.html . Global Umbilical Market: An Analysis (2013-2017) research report provides an in-depth analysis of the global subsea equipment market with specific focus on steel tube umbilicals market and tubes inside the umbilicals....

2014-04-19 12:20:25

DALLAS, April 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DeepResearchReports.com adds "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China H acid Industry" and "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Rupture Disc Industry" report to its research database. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140418/76422) 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China H acid Industry is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the H acid industry in Global and China. The report...

2014-04-18 23:01:24

The RX95 crawler offers narrow-diameter capability for environmental and industrial applications, and integrates with existing ROVVER X system components for maximum affordability. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Designed to inspect pipes and passageways as narrow as 4”, the new RX95 from Envirosight is the latest addition to the industry-leading ROVVER X line of video inspection crawlers. As with all ROVVER X crawlers, it is based on a compact, maneuverable footprint designed to overcome...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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