Hot Off the Press
Motion Institute Adds New Courses
Friday, November 22, 2002
Motion Industries, Inc., Birmingham, AL, has added new courses available through its Motion Institute of Industrial Education. New courses include: Industrial Maintenance Basics, Introduction to Electrical Maintenance, Manufacturing-A Strategic Overview, Hydrostatic Transmissions, Maintenance Supervisor Training and Online Safety & Health Training. Training conducted by the Motion Institute is considered an industry model for industrial maintenance and industrial distribution education.
For the course schedule and enrollment information, visit www.motionindustries.com
and look under the Service/Capabilities pulldown menu for Motion Institute.
its First Private Marketplace
Thursday, November 21, 2002
E-commerce marketplace SteelBoss.com has launched www.steelsellers.com
, built to provide an economy of contact between the several companies affiliated with Ravinia Metals Group LLC. Ravinia distributes hot-rolled, cold-rolled and coated sheet products. Private marketplaces will offer companies inexpensive, proven web architectures and instant exposure to the entire SteelBoss purchasing community.
Cincinnati Machine to Merge with Lamb Technicon
Wednesday, November 20, 2002
Machining- and turning-center manufacturer Cincinnati Machine, and Lamb Technicon, designer and integrator of machining systems and automotive-body assembly systems, plan to combine their business operations. The two Unova divisions will form a new division based in Detroit, MI, by fourth quarter 2003. As part of the combination, the company will merge design responsibility and transfer production of Cincinnati horizontal machining centers and cellular systems to facilities in the Detroit area. Production of the firm’s vertical machining centers and turning centers will remain in the United Kingdom.