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Carl Zeiss IMT Corp. Earns Bosch Recognition
Friday, August 05, 2005
Metrology-equipment supplier Carl Zeiss Industrial Measuring Technology, Maple Grove, MN, received the Bosch Group’s 2005 Supplier Award for “its outstanding performance in quality, costs and delivery reliability during 2003 and 2004.” The Carl Zeiss Group, based in Germany, is online at www.zeiss.com
Formtek Integrating Some Operations
Thursday, August 04, 2005
Formtek, Itasca, IL, has integrated its Dahlstrom Flexible Fabrication Systems company with FMI, at the Iowa Precision facility in Cedar Rapids, IA. The newly named FMI Dahlstrom will be lead by Garry Jensen, as product general manager—flexible fabrication. The Dahlstrom Rollforming product line continues to be built at Formtek Metal Forming in Cleveland, OH.
Great Designs in Steel 2006--Call for Abstracts
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
The American Iron and Steel Institute Automotive Applications Committee (AAC) has issued its call for abstracts for the annual Great Designs in Steel Seminar, slated for Wednesday, March 8, 2006, in Livonia, MI. Coming on the heels of the 2005 edition of the seminar, which hosted more than 1300 automotive engineers for the all-day three-track program, the 2006 version promises to be even more successful. The AAC encourages automotive designers and engineers and representatives from Tier One and Two suppliers to submit abstracts that focus on successful case studies illustrating the latest trends in steel usage for vehicles. Submit abstracts—300-500 words--via e-mail to Deanna Lorincz: firstname.lastname@example.org.