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1 hr ago | Business Journal

Is Siemens eyeing Houston to chase GE?

German industrial giant Siemens AG may be eyeing Houston growth as it seeks to "follow" in the footsteps of New York-based General Electric Co.


Related Topix: Siemens AG, General Electric, Financial Services

5 hrs ago |

Peter Garland's the talk of the space industry

Peter Garland, director of advanced programs at Canada-based Macdonald, Dettwiler and Associates has been awarded the Aerospace Communications Award for 2014 by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics .


Related Topix: Computers, IT Services, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates, Retail, Household Products, Media Arts Group, Dorset County, England,

9 hrs ago | Courier News

LETTER: STEM education the key to successLETTER: STEM education the...

LETTER: STEM education the key to success Bolstering science and math performance crucial to nation's future Check out this story on Photo by Harry Baumert.


Related Topix: Cedar Rapids, IA, Inventions, Science / Technology, Robots, Manufacturing, Rockwell Collins, Flight Search, World News, China, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Rockwell Collins Sells Military Ground-Based Satellite Communications Portfolio

Rockwell Collins, Inc. today announced it has completed the sale of its satellite communications business.


Related Topix: Rockwell Collins, Manufacturing, Flight Search

Business Journal

Top of the list: Wichita's largest employers

After Boeing closed its Wichita facility in May, it dropped off the list this year.


Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Springer, Cessna Aircraft

Business Journal

UTC Aerospace Systems observes second birthday in Charlotte

United Technologies Corp. is celebrating today the second anniversary of the founding of its UTC Aerospace Systems , based in Charlotte.


Related Topix: Charlotte, NC, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Security, United Technologies Corporation, Goodrich, Goodrich Corporation

News Times

Sikorsky union chief accused of

The top official of the union representing Sikorsky Aircraft Co. employees has been accused by an independent review board of embezzling at least $13,000 in union funds.


Related Topix: Sikorsky Aircraft, Cell Phones, Electronics, Stratford, CT, Bridgeport, CT

Sys-Con Media

For GE Appliances and PfisterA , a New Finish is Just the Beginning

Myriad color options can be incorporated into home design, yet, in the kitchen, gray tops the list of the fastest growing color schemes in 20141.


Related Topix: Home Depot, Retail, Household Products, General Electric, Financial Services, Arts, Industrial Design (Product Design)

Business Journal

Lockheed delivers first two F-35 fighters to Australian Royal Air Force

Royal Australian Air Force Air Marshal Geoff Brown delivers his remarks at the roll out ceremony in Fort Worth for Australia's first F-35.


Related Topix: Australia, Manufacturing, Oceania, World News, Lockheed Martin, Luke Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, Fort Worth, TX

DefenceTalk News

US Army Orders BAE's Missile Warning System

The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a series of contracts, worth approximately $40 million, for the third-generation configuration of its Common Missile Warning System , which provides an enhanced capability for aircrews to locate and protect against infrared guided threats.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, BAE Systems, US Army, US Military

Thu Jul 24, 2014

US recession is a thing of the past, says Obama

"Today they think that America is the top place to do business," Obama told a Democratic Party luncheon in California.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, General Electric, Financial Services

North-West Evening Mail

Barrow woman sent ex hundreds of texts in row about dog

Ruth Florelse Mansell, 24, of Prospect Road, Barrow, also waited by Jenny McGovern's car after work and followed her home in a bid to get back together.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, BAE Systems

Brandon Sun

Canada imposes more sanctions against Ukrainian rebels

Eight Ukrainians in leadership positions in the rebel-held Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine are the targets of the new sanctions, as are armed separatist groups known as the Donetsk People's Republic and the Luhansk People's Republic.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, North America, Canada, Stephen Harper, Vladimir Putin, Bombardier

Satellites Track Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crash Site from Space

Satellite images captured the smoldering wreckage of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 that was shot down by a missile on July 17 in eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, DigitalGlobe, Air Accidents, Science / Technology

Fox News

Raytheon Posts 13% Rise, Maintains Outlook

U.S. weapons maker Raytheon Co reported a 13 percent rise in second-quarter profit, helped by cost cutting and favorable pension adjustments, and maintained its full-year forecast.


Related Topix: Raytheon, Strategic Defense Initiative, Business News

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: Give breaks to California's poor, not defense contractors

California legislators are on their annual monthlong summer break. Gov. Jerry Brown is just back from a trip to discover his roots in Germany and Ireland.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Manufacturing, Lockheed Martin, August, CA, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Washington Post

Defense giants post lower sales, mixed profits

Washington-area defense contractors saw revenue fall in the second quarter, but profits increased as companies cut costs to cope with a reduction in government spending.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, Business News

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Gate 1 Travel, a leader in affordable and international travel, is... )--FortinetA , a global leader in high-performance network security, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: VSE, VSE Corp, Incyte, Bay State Gas, Energy, Restaurant Management, Cheesecake Factory Incorporated The, Telecom, TESSCO Technologies


Bombardier to cut 1,800 jobs, aerospace head retires

Struggling with long delays in its CSeries jetliner, aircraft maker Bombardier Inc on Wednesday announced it will reorganize its business structure and cut 1,800 jobs, and it said the head of its aerospace division would retire.


Related Topix: Bombardier

KHQ-TV Spokane

Lockheed Martin Designs Water Follies Logo for 10th Year Running

Every year a new design is plastered over all things Water Follies. For ten years running now, the logo has been created by a team at Lockheed Martin.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Lockheed Martin, Boat Disaster, Kennewick, WA


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