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IMTS Reports Positive Exhibit Space Sales for 2010
MCLEAN, VA-Show management for the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) reports positive news following initial booth assignments for IMTS 2010, which runs September 13 to 18, 2010, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. FULL STORY>>
ORLANDO, FL-The 2009 Quality Measurement Conference (QMC), May 4 to 7, at the Caribe Royale Orlando, in Orlando, FL, is offering a savings of 50% for a second attendee when you register another attendee. Register Now!
The GageWay Wireless System, featuring the Universal Mobile Module, can be used with RS-232 and digital gages from CDI, Fowler, Mahr Federal, Mitutoyo, Ono Sokki, Starrett, Sylvac, and any other device with an RS-232 output. Unique features include: Mobile Module mounts securely to your gage, the LEDs can be easily viewed, the MiniStation can be used as a Remote unit, you get the cable length you need, works with all SPC software.
Take a look at the product you shave with. If you own a store-brand razor, it's likely that that razor came from our 2009 Quality Plant of the Year recipient in the small plant division, Personna American Safety Razor.
by Maggie McFadden
Creaform Expands 3-D Engineering Services
LEVIS, QUEBEC-Creaform, developer and manufacturer of 3-D handheld laser scanners, has announced the addition of a new service to its Design & Engineering service offer. Creaform now offers its clients finite elements analysis (FEA) services. FULL STORY>>
Brian Renegar of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and chair of the editorial working group for the revision of the ASME B46.1 standard on surface texture measurement and analysis, discusses changes to the standard, as well as what to expect from the B46 committee in the future.
Imperium's Ultrasound Imaging Camera Used by U.S. Navy
SILVER SPRING, MD-Ultrasound solutions provider Imperium Inc., manufacturer of the Acoustocam, a portable ultrasound imaging camera, is developing two alternate configurations of the camera under the Department of Defense's (DOD) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. FULL STORY>>
Industry experts and editors from Quality Magazine share their views on the latest in quality and manufacturing.
Jim's Gems: Aiming Too Low When you've reached the goal that you have set for yourself, refocus and set another, further-reaching goal.
by Jim L. Smith
Managing Changing Expectations: Manage with Vision When using the term vision for managing an organization, to vision is to look into the future and imagine how much better it can be. After all, is that not what continuous improvement and preventive action really is? by Peter Sanderson