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Industry News | April 12, 2017
Site Selectors Guild Announces New Board Chairman and Board Members   

The world’s largest group of senior location advisors announced the election of Mark Williams as chairman of the board at the SSG annual meeting. More>>


Industry News | April 5, 2017
AWEA, NEMA, SEIA, WIRES Urge Streamlining of Electrical Infrastructure    

Coalition of groups representing broad spectrum of mfg, construction, energy & environmental workers wants Congress to include provisions. More>>


Industry News | April 5, 2017
AISC Issues New Certification Program Requirements   

Requirements for the Certified Building Fabricator Program are the new governing criteria for the program. More>>


Industry News | April 5, 2017
PLASTICS Releases Plastic Bottles Report   

Report, Plastic Bottles Today: Innovating to Reach Today’s Consumer, shows demand for plastic bottles continues to grow in U.S. More>>


Industry News | April 5, 2017
March 2017 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®   

Economic activity in mfg sector expanded in March & overall economy grew for 94th consecutive month say nation's supply executives. More>>


Industry News | March 8, 2017
ACEE: EmPOWER Maryland Will Create 68,000 New Jobs & Maryland Boost GDP    

American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy study says MD could gain 68,000+ jobs, $3.75B in GDP from energy-efficiencey program. More>>


Industry News | February 16, 2017
January 2017 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®   

Economic activity in mfg expanded in Jan. & overall economy grew for 92nd consecutive month, according to Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. More>>


Industry News | February 16, 2017
Plastics Industry Association: Plastics Industry Adds Jobs, Outpaces Mfg as a Whole   

U.S. plastics industry remains third-largest manufacturing sector overall, accounts for $418.4B in shipments & 954,000 workers in 2015. More>>


Industry News | February 16, 2017
Near-Record Growth Propels Wind Power to 1st Place U.S. Largest Renewable Resource   

American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) report: U.S. wind power has 2nd-strongest quarter ever for newly installed energy-generating capacity. More>>


Industry News | February 16, 2017
AISI Publishes Three New Cold-Formed Steel Framing Research Reports   

American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has published three new cold-formed steel framing research reports available free. More>>