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These acrylic flowmeters have interchangeable scales
August 01, 2014
This company's 6A02 acrylic flowmeters have interchangeable direct-reading scales that are available for any one of the following: water, argon, oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen and helium. Scales are mounted at the front of the flow body and are positioned and secured by a clear front-plate held in place by four screws. A low-hysteresis, multi-turn needle valve is also included. Dual scales display flowrates in both metric and English units. These flowmeters can operate up to a maximum temperature of 150F and a maximum pressure of 6.89 bars, with an accuracy of ±3%. - Dakota Instruments, Inc., Orangeburg, N.Y. www.dakotainstruments.com

FORM 8-K: GIGAMON FILES CURRENT REPORT
July 23, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- Gigamon Inc., Santa Clara, Calif., files Form 8-K (current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on July 22. State or other jurisdiction of incorporation: Delaware Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers (b), (c) and (e)

USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: PRIME-LITE
July 23, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 23 -- The trademark PRIME-LITE (Reg. No. 4566568) was issued on July 15 by the USPTO.

FAIRCHILD SEMICONDUCTOR INTERNATIONAL REPORTS MULTIPLE TRANSACTIONS BY EXECUTIVE VP FREY (Maine)
July 23, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (FCS), South Portland, Maine, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by Executive VP Mark S. Frey, South Portland.

Introducing the X2 Flatbed UV Printer from Inkcups Now Corporation
July 23, 2014
Danvers, MA, July 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Inkcups Now introduces the X2 flatbed UV printer for industrial and promotional products. The X2 is an inkjet printer built for industrial use that is capable of running 24 hours a day. The X2 is fast and can print an entire 500 x 600mm area in less than 120 seconds. The X2 is a UV LED printer that comes with CMYK plus 2 highly opaque white inks that are UV LED curable in 1 liter bulk ink containers. Designed expressly for the needs of the Industrial Printing and Promotional Product marketplace, the X2 UV LED printer is filling in the void for users who want a fast, high resolution inkjet printer but is not yet ready for large volume printing. The X2 comes coupled with the industry's best warranty: InkcupCare. All parts, maintenance, and traveling expenses are covered to keep the X2 up and running.

Inkcups Now Creates Advanced Drop Control System v3.2 for XJet Industrial Inkjet Printer
July 23, 2014
Danvers, MA, July 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Inkcups Now introduces the new Advanced Drop Control System for the XJet industrial inkjet printer. The new system, which can be easily retrofit to the XJet, effectively increases the distance of the LED curing lights away from the print head.

Curtiss-Wright Launches Enhanced Family of Rugged LCD Touchscreen Displays at ALEA 2014
July 23, 2014
ALEA 2014 (Booth #228), PHOENIX, Ariz. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that its Defense Solutions division has introduced an improved and enhanced family of high reliability, feature-rich, rugged touchscreen LCD displays specially designed for use aboard airborne surveillance platforms. The displays speed and simplify the integration of HD video for use by airborne surveillance crew members. The AVDU3000 is a 12.1" LCD display and the larger AVDU3600 is a 14.1” LCD display. Both displays feature sophisticated control and video handling capabilities designed specifically for the unique demands of airborne law enforcement applications such as surveillance, patrol and search & rescue. Use of these user-configurable touchscreen displays enables flight crewmembers to control the aircraft’s video recorders and video switches without having to divert their eyes from the screen.

Mentor Graphics Assigned Patent
July 23, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 23 -- Mentor Graphics, Wilsonville, Oregon, has been assigned a patent (8,788,982) developed by George Lippincott, Lake Oswego, Oregon, Yuri Granik, Palo Alto, California, and Sergey Kobelkov, Moscow, for a "layout design defect repair using inverse lithography."

A*STAR IME launches four joint labs to help semiconductor industry
July 23, 2014
SINGAPORE: A Singapore research institution on Wednesday (July 23) launched four laboratories as the Government takes further steps to position the city-state as a world-class innovation hub for the semiconductor industry. The four Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR) Institute of Microelectronics' (IME) Advanced Semiconductor Joint Labs will leverage IME's research capabilities in advanced lithography, metrology, assembly, and wafer level packaging, which are key semiconductor technology processes. The industry partners involved in this international collaboration are: Applied Materials, Dai Nippon Printing, DISCO, KLA-Tencor, Mentor Graphics, Nikon, Panasonic Factory Solutions Asia Pacific, PINK, Tokyo Electron and Tokyo Ohka Kogyo.

Transparency Market Research Posts Physical Vapor Deposition Market Report
July 23, 2014
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD Equipment, PVD Materials and PVD Services) Market for Microelectronics, Storage, Solar Applications, Medical Equipments, Cutting Tools and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global PVD market was valued at USD 10.94 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 20.45 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 9.5 percent over the forecast period from 2013 to 2019. In a release, the Company noted that the global PVD market is expected to witness rapid growth in the next few years due to growth in end-use industries such as microelectronics and medical equipment. Microelectronics is used in different applications such as computers, medical and defense. These applications require high precision and efficiency.


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