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Ravenswood aluminum plant plays big role in a global industry – Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
February 14, 2016

RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. — The freshly-poured aluminum ingots — each the length of a car — are plucked from their water-cooled casts,…

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Top Three Emerging Trends Impacting Industrial Automation Control Market – ENGINEERING.com
February 12, 2016

Cloud-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems Increased use of analytics Growing use of programmable automation controllers (PACs) These are…

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Local workers try to weather steel industry storm – Canton Repository
February 10, 2016

Decreased demand is hurting steel companies throughout the region and has translated into layoffs for hundreds of workers. TimkenSteel has more…

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire MagneMotion, a Leading Manufacturer of Intelligent Conveying Systems – Business Wire (press release)
February 10, 2016

MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today announced that it has agreed to purchase MagneMotion, a leading manufacturer of intelligent conveying systems….

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How will driverless cars work during a Chicago snowstorm? – Chicago Tribune
January 30, 2016

As cities along the East Coast finally finish digging their way out of last weekend’s historic snowstorm, drivers braving the streets…

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Terex Said to Rebuff Takeover Approach From China’s Zoomlion – Bloomberg
January 26, 2016

Terex Corp., the U.S. crane and construction-machinery maker that agreed to combine with Finnish competitor Konecranes Oyj, received an unsolicited takeover…

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Think Vertical for High-Efficiency Part Storage – ENGINEERING.com
January 26, 2016

Automotive dealership parts departments and manufacturers share a common problem: major cost challenges in storing, distributing and selling parts. To meet these…

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ArcelorMittal selling Steelton plant | News | witf.org
January 25, 2016

(Steelton) — A union official and the borough manager of Steelton say ArcelorMittal is trying to sell a steel plant that’s operated…

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OSU Professor An ‘Optimist’ About Ethane Cracker – Wheeling Intelligencer
January 24, 2016

DILLES BOTTOM – An Ohio State University professor believes the $5.7 billion Belmont County ethane cracker construction project would help fill…

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FFP New Hydro Receives FERC Licenses for Muskingum River Hydropower Projects – SYS-CON Media (press release)
January 21, 2016

News Feed Item FFP New Hydro Receives FERC Licenses for Muskingum River Hydropower Projects America’s largest portfolio of new hydroelectric projects…

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