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Industry News | October 10, 2011
AMT/AMTDA: Manufacturing Technology Orders up 101% from 2010   

August U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $460.61 million according to AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology and AMTDA, the... More>>

Industry News | October 5, 2011
U.S. Economic Developers Indicate Improvement in Economic Activity in the First Half of 2011; However, Sentiment for Future Declines   

According to a survey of 150 economic developers conducted in August 2011 by Avalanche Consulting, Inc. 56 percent of economic developers indicated... More>>

Industry News | October 3, 2011
AWEA: Nonpartisan Congressional Report Underscores Need for Stable Wind Energy Policy   

The Congressional Research Service (CRS), a nonprofit agency that provides policy research for the U.S. Congress, confirms in a new report that the... More>>

Industry News | September 14, 2011
Florida Inland Port Forges Alliance with JaxPort   

Florida Inland Port today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that creates a strategic alliance with the Jacksonville Port... More>>

Industry News | September 12, 2011
AMT, AMTDA: Manufacturing Technology Orders Up 102.9% From 2010   

July U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $506.97 million according to AMTDA, the American Machine Tool Distributors’ Association, and AMT... More>>

Industry News | September 8, 2011
NAM: Patent Reform Bill Key to Jobs and Competitiveness   

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President for Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement today on... More>>

Industry News | September 2, 2011
AIA, IAM&AW Oppose Cuts to Aerospace and Defense   

The International Association of Machinists and the Aerospace Industries Association sent a letter to President Obama Sept. 1 urging him to preserve... More>>

Industry News | September 2, 2011
NAM: Administration’s About-Face on Job-Killing Ozone Standard Offers Glimmer of Hope, But Manufacturers Face Barrage of Regulations    

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement today following President Obama’s request that the... More>>

Industry News | September 1, 2011
AAPA Urges Deficit Reduction Committee to Consider U.S. Ports   

In a letter yesterday to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) President and CEO Kurt... More>>

Industry News | August 29, 2011
NAM: Keystone XL Pipeline Environmental Study a Positive Step Forward   

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President for Energy and Resources Policy Chip Yost issued this statement on the State... More>>