Charlotte Pipe and Foundry has formed a new Technical Services Department to provide education and technical support to engineers and contractors on the application and installation of all Charlotte Pipe products.
After a three-year downturn in grassroot plant construction activity in the U.S., manufacturers made a comeback in 2005, as the industry's grassroot plant numbers are once again in line with those posted at the beginning of the new millennium.
Affiliated Distributors presented Michael Horner, chairman/CEO of Frischkorn Inc., Richmond, VA, with its Affiliate of the Year, Leadership - PVF Division award at its North American meeting in September.
Farris Engineering, a business unit of Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Corp., announced the opening of a new sales office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and the appointment of Anand K as its regional sales manager.
Industrial buyers are turning to the Internet nearly twice as often as the offline information sources they have long relied on, according to a comprehensive study of industrial buying and selling behaviors.