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GE building $32 million advanced manufacturing center near Pittsburgh


November 14, 2014 1:33 pm ET

General Electric Co. is upping the role that additive manufacturing will play among its diverse businesses.

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Hy-Ten bringing in more sales, equipment, workers under new president


November 14, 2014 1:46 pm ET

Knowing all the aspects of custom molder Hy-Ten Plastics Inc.'s business has helped newly named President Cassandra McCullough build the company.

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Interest in green building growing


November 14, 2014 1:14 pm ET

Interest in third-party certification for green buildings continues to climb, with 62 percent of respondents to a biennial survey by an international building firm saying they are extremely likely or very likely to seek LEED approval if they...

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M&G sells minority stake to TPG


November 14, 2014 9:17 am ET

Mossi Ghisolfi Group has sold a $300 million stake in its M&G Chemicals SA unit — including its global PET resin business – to private equity firm TPG.

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Resin distributors anticipate wave of new capacity will continue


November 14, 2014 11:25 am ET

North American resin distributors are having another good year in 2014 — and industry executives are confident they can keep that run going into 2015 as well.

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Michelin will build PU Tweel in SC


November 14, 2014 10:43 am ET

Michelin North America Inc. is opening a plant in Piedmont, S.C., dedicated to the production of its “Tweel” non-pneumatic tire/wheel assembly.

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Local Motors 3-D prints its second car even faster than the first


November 14, 2014 9:39 am ET

Local Motors, the company that 3-D printed and assembled a drivable car in just five days, is at it again — this time with one less day and with several more ambitious plans for 2015.

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Borch shakes up executive suite, eyes possible U.S. factory


November 13, 2014 5:31 pm ET

Chinese injection press manufacturer Borch Machinery Co. Ltd. has shaken up its top management team, naming a new chairman and a new CEO in a move it says is designed to help grow in world markets.

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Thermoformer EasyPak expanding to keep up with demand


November 13, 2014 4:11 pm ET

Packaging thermoformer EasyPak LLC plans to expand its Leominster, Mass., operation to the tune of $7.5 million.

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Indiana Plastics adds press, plans to double molding space


November 13, 2014 11:30 am ET

Indiana Plastics Inc. recently boosted its tonnage capability, adding a 500 ton Niigata injection molding machine and is planning to double its molding space next year.

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