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Online Help With Laser-System Selection

Wednesday, September 25, 2002
GSI Lumonics Inc., Northville, MI, has introduced its online Product Selector that instantly provides users with a list of recommended laser-based systems to address their laser-cutting, drilling, and welding needs. Users of the selector, at, simply answer four basic questions that describe their application needs--the process (welding, cutting, etc...), material to be processed, thickness and minimum processing speed.

Mfg.-Business Broker Opens Office in Mexico

Wednesday, September 25, 2002
Fred R. Pollak & Associates Inc., Chicago, IL, a licensed business brokerage specializing in manufacturing companies, has opened an office in Monterrey, Mexico. It currently has listings to sell several companies, including stamping and powder-coating firms. Managing the Monterrey office is Mr. Jose Alfonso Rubio Elosua. Pollak & Associates is allied with International Auctioneers Inc. and other partners.

Metalformer Gets to Introduce President Bush

Tuesday, September 24, 2002
John Barnes, chairman of Small Parts, Inc., recently had the opportunity to greet and introduce the President of the United States, George W. Bush, at the South Bend, IN airport on September 5, 2002. Mr. Barnes has long been active in government affairs, and has been a director of the United States Chamber of Commerce since 2000 and was elected Regional Vice Chairman in 2002. He currently serves as Chairman of the Education, Employment, and Training Committee of the US Chamber. Small Parts, Inc. is a custom manufacturer of precision metal stampings and assemblies, with plants in Indiana and Mexico.


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