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Natural Gas Prices in 2017-18 Expected to be Higher

Tuesday, 24 January 2017  |  Chris Guy

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects natural gas consumption to be higher in 2017 and 2018 than in 2016, based on a return to more...

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ATI Announces Singapore Partnership

-1 DAYS AGO

Automation Technology, LLC (ATI) has formed a partnership with Hekaph Koda Pte Ltd as its representative and valve automation solutions provider based in Singapore.

Hekaph Koda has a portfolio that includes valves, valve actuators, flow meters and high-quality, high-performance hand tools. They have m...

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Eastern Controls to Distribute ITT & PBM Valves

3 DAYS AGO

Eastern Controls, Inc. (ECI) is now an ITT & PBM factory authorized distributor for New York and northern New Jersey. ECI is the distributor for a variety of sanitary process valves and instrumentation which serve the life sciences industry.

ECI has been awarded factory authorization to sell both I...

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Natural Gas Prices in 2017-18 Expected to be Higher

-1 DAYS AGO

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects natural gas consumption to be higher in 2017 and 2018 than in 2016, based on a return to more typical winter temperatures. In 2017, use of natural gas for electric power generation is expected to decline from the record level in 2016 because o...

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Trumps Signs Order to Advance Dakota Access, Keystone Pipelines

-1 DAYS AGO

President Trump signed executive orders on Tuesday clearing the way for the Dakota Access and Keystone XL oil pipelines to move forward. He also signed an executive order to expedite environmental reviews of several other major projects.

“The orders will have an immediate impact in North Dakota...

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70% of Manufacturing Executives State Near-Sourcing Will Increase

-1 DAYS AGO

LMA Consulting Group recently conducted a proprietary research study to better understand outsourcing, near-sourcing and insourcing trends for U. S.–based manufacturers. Pending further analysis, a preliminary finding that shows that 70% of responding executives expect near-sourcing to increase ...

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Philly Fed: Mid-Atlantic Business Activity Hits Two-Year High

3 DAYS AGO

Economic conditions continued to improve in January, according to the Philadelphia Federal Reserve’s Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The index for current manufacturing activity in the region increased from a revised reading of 19.7 in December to 23.6 this month. Approximately 40% of t...

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VMA Welcomes SMG Valves; Valve Repair Solutions is Latest VRC Member

Both the Valve Manufacturers Association of America (VMA) and its affiliated group for OEM-authorized repair shops, the Valve Repair Council (VRC), added new members to their rosters in the last quarter of 2008.

VMA welcomes SMG Valves, A Unit of Southern Mfg. Group, Inc. of Morrison, TN. The company manufactures non-lubricated plug valves for use in the chemical, petrochemical, power, mining and paper industries. Learn more about the SMG Valves at www.smg-global.com.

New to the VRC is Valve Repair Solutions Inc. (www.valverepairsolutions.com), a valve repair and inline machining shop. The company is headquartered in Camden, SC.

Companies that manufacture valves, actuators and controls in the U.S. and/or Canada may qualify for membership in VMA. To learn more, visit VMA.org , and click on Members in the navigation bar, or email VMA President Bill Sandler at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information on the VRC, visit VMA.org and click on Valve Repair Council, or contact VRC Executive Director Marc Pasternak at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

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