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Yaskawa Motoman Executive Earns Industry Recognition

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Chris Anderson, welding product marketing manager for Yaskawa Motoman, Dayton, OH, received the 2013 Excellence in Robotic and Automated Arc Welding Award from the American Welding Society. Anderson accepted the award at the 2013 FABTECH tradeshow in Chicago, IL.

Aluminum-Boat Manufacturing Plant Headed to North Carolina

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Armstrong Marine, Inc. announced plans to build a manufacturing plant in Onslow, NC, to fabricate welded aluminum boats. The $8.4 million project will create 200 jobs, and support the company’s expansion efforts outside of its headquarters plant in Port Angeles, WA. Learn more at

Metalforming Industry Movers & Shakers

Monday, December 16, 2013
Bunting Magnetics Co., Newton, KS, named Rod Henricks director of sales, and Robert Bunting, Jr. product manager—metal detection (the title previously held by Henricks). The firm manufactures precision magnetic products for separation, material handling and other tasks;

Flexible Manufacturing Systems (FMS), Inc., Machesney Park, IL, added Karl Zoller to its sales team, covering the state of Illinois. FMS sells metal-fabricating equipment from PrimaPower, RAS and other suppliers;

Arku Coil Systems, Inc., Cincinnati, OH, appointed Franck Hirschmann vice president of its U.S. operations. Hirschmann previously managed international accounts for the company, served as business segment manager of cut-to-length and slitting lines, and oversaw its sales department from 2003 to 2008;

Solar Atmospheres of California, Fontana, CA, named Stephen W. Lodge Sr. outside sales manager, to maintain and promote sales in the western United States, Canada and Mexico. The firm provides vacuum heattreating, brazing and carburizing services;


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