Tag: Inc.

USAP names Mr Secola as VP – Supply Chain & Purchasing

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. announced that Richard Secola has been named as Vice President of Supply Chain & Purchasing for the Company.

New manufacturing facility at Fond du Lac

Stainless Machining Technologies, along with Keller, Inc. broke the ground on a 12,000 square foot new manufacturing facility recently at 1306 Capital Drive, Fond du Lac.

Shell Chemical leaves Sabina JV

BASF Corp. and Total Petrochemicals USA, Inc., (TPI) announced a change in ownership of the Sabina Petrochemicals LLC joint venture that operates one of the world's largest C4 complexes, in Port Arthur, Texas. Shell Chemical LP exited the joint venture as of 1 August 2011, leaving BASF

Sumitomo Metals to acquire Standard Steel

Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. (Sumitomo Metals) and Sumitomo Corporation will acquire Steel Wheel Acquisition Corporation (SWAC), the parent company of Standard Steel, Inc. (Standard Steel) located in the US.  

Matcor appoints Sheldon to head Engineering

MATCOR, Inc. has appointed Chris Sheldon as the new Director of Engineering. Sheldon brings more than 25 years of engineering experience in the electric and gas utility sector to the company and will report directly to President & CEO, Jeff Stello.

OPT awards contracts for wave energy project

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT) has awarded four major new contracts to Oregon companies in connection with the manufacture of its PB150 PowerBuoy® wave energy generating device, and its deployment off the coast of Reedsport, Oregon. Including the previously awarded contract to Oregon Iron Works (OIW) for the fabrication of the buoy’s steel structure, or spar, the new contracts bring the total amount invested by OPT in the local economy to over USD 6 million.

Song new area manager for Jet Edge

Haihong (Samuel) Song has been appointed area manager of Jet Edge, Inc.’s new sales office in Shanghai, China. Song will be in charge of developing Jet Edge’s business presence in China’s swiftly growing manufacturing market. He will be responsible for directly overseeing the Shanghai office

LE acquires Severstal-Metiz Welding Consumables

Severstal’s metalware segment, Severstal-Metiz, has completed the sale of Severstal-Metiz Welding Consumables, a manufacturer of welding consumables in Russia, to Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Lincoln Electric). As part of the sale, Lincoln Electric has acquired manufacturing operations

GE completes acquisition of Dresser

GE has closed its USD 3 billion acquisition of Dresser, Inc. Dresser is based in Addison, Texas, and has 6300 employees worldwide. With valves, actuators, meters, switches, regulators, piping products and various other products supporting compression, flow technology, measurement and distribution infrastructure, 60% of Dresser’s revenues come from outside North America.

New stainless steel electrodes from Select-Arc

Select-Arc, Inc. has designed two gas-shielded, metal cored, austenitic stainless steel electrodes, designed to resist intergranular corrosion in a wide variety of industrial welding applications.