Industry News

Industry News | November 20, 2015
NASA Calls for American Industry Ideas on ARM Spacecraft Development   

NASA, through its Jet Propulsion Lab. in Pasadena calls on U.S. industry for innovative ideas on advanced solar electric propulsion-based spacecraft. More>>


Industry News | November 20, 2015
October 2015 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®   

Economic activity in mfg sector expanded in October for the 34th consecutive month & overall economy grew for the 77th consecutive month. More>>


Industry News | October 21, 2015
ACEEE State Scorecard: MA Edges Out CA as Most Energy-Efficient State   

Energy-efficiency measures flourish in states across the country, with several improving scores in 9th annual State Energy Efficiency Scorecard. More>>


Industry News | October 21, 2015
SPI: Healthcare and Medical Device Industries Depend on Plastics for Future   

SPI report: World’s aging population forms ‘perfect storm’ for increased demand on healthcare, medical devices and plastics. More>>


Industry News | October 21, 2015
Steel Industry Reaffirms Commitment to Sustainable Development   

The leaders of 75 steel companies around the world have signed the worldsteel Sustainable Development Charter. More>>


Industry News | October 21, 2015
NASA, Global Aviation Leaders Talk Green Aviation and More at Annual Summit   

IFAR Summit provided a non-competitive environment where global aviation leaders evaluated the progress of technical collaborations on issues. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
NASA’s Experts Provide Assistance at Technology Docking Roadshow   

Companies participating in the first annual Technology Docking Roadshow received a glimpse of NASA technology resources. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
A Solid Gain for Plastics Machinery Shipments in Q2   

Shipments data from SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association’s CES steadily posted year-over-year gains in every quarter since 2010. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
NAFTA Steel Groups Urge TPP Negotiators to Retain Higher Auto Value Content   

Three trade associations representing steel producers in the U.S., Canada & Mexico sent a joint letter with concern about TPP negotiations. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
Solar Industry Applauds Energy Bill   

If approved & signed into law, legislation would temporarily extend the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC), then ease transition afterward. More>>