Trivantage promotes Brett Baird to vice president of sales

December 13, 2023

Trivantage®, a specialty fabrics distributor, announced the promotion of Brett Baird to vice president of sales. In his new role, Baird will lead the commercial sales team with an emphasis on enhancing the customer experience. “At Trivantage, we always strive to give our customers what they need, when they need it,” said Baird. “My goal […]

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TrusTrace launches upgraded forced labor prevention solution

July 15, 2024

Vera Bradley is one of 15 brands currently using TrusTrace for product traceability and supply chain compliance. Image: TrusTrace TrusTrace, a global SaaS platform for product traceability and supply chain compliance in fashion and retail headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, announced the launch of its upgraded artificial intelligence (AI)-powered forced labor prevention (FLP) solution. It enables […]

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Precision coating and laminating

July 15, 2024

The redesigned Caviscreen is an innovative hotmelt coating and laminating unit developed for breathable sportswear, rainwear and protective clothing that works with and without applying a membrane. The redesigned Caviscreen is an innovative hotmelt coating and laminating unit developed for breathable sportswear, rainwear and protective clothing that works with and without applying a membrane. The […]

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ADOT marks 50th anniversary

July 15, 2024

Arizona’s highways have existed almost since statehood in 1912, but the agency overseeing them, the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT), is marking its 50th anniversary this month.  It’s all because state lawmakers, facing a booming population and accelerating transportation needs, decided to consolidate the Arizona Highway Department and Arizona Aeronautics Department as of July 1974. […]

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Paving farm roads with rapid hardening concrete composite mat

July 12, 2024

By Dae-Young Lee, Research Fellow, Department of Geotechnical Engineering Research, Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology A conducive road network is integral to the economic growth of a country. Better roads mean efficient movement of people and goods, as well as improved access to health, education, and economic facilities and services. This is […]

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Textiles Recycling Expo set for 2025 in Belgium

July 11, 2024

A new event was announced, the Textiles Recycling Expo, and it is set for June 4–5 2025 in Brussels, Belgium. It is supported by EuRIC, Fedustria, ReHubs, the Textiles Recycling Association and Plastics Recycling World, and organizd by AMI. AMI is also organizing the Plastics Recycling World Expos in Europe, the U.S. and India, scheduled […]

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Registration opens for IBEX 2024

July 11, 2024

The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), North America’s technical trade event for the recreational marine industry, announced that registration for visitors is now open for this year’s show taking place at the Tampa Convention Center, October 1 – 3, 2024. In a refreshed layout, IBEX 2024 will have 700 exhibitors on display, with more […]

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Repeatability and reproductibility of standard oxidative induction time and high-pressure oxidative induction test methods

July 11, 2024

By Rohit Sati M.Sc., and Deep Gulati P. Eng The term HPOIT was first introduced in 1990 when a new type of stabilizer was introduced to enhance the ultraviolet performance of thin film polymeric products. Hindered Amine Light Stabilizers (HALS) were used to stabilize and protect clear or transparent polyethylene films from degradation due to […]

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Better Cotton Conference 2024 emphasizes farmer empowerment, industry ambitions

July 10, 2024

The Better Cotton Conference 2024 concluded on June 27 in Istanbul, Turkey, where over 400 attendees from around the globe joined virtually and in person. "This year's Better Cotton Conference has highlighted the crucial need for collective action in the cotton industry. The insights and stories shared over these two days emphasize that empowering farmers […]

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Point of Rental Elite introduces work orders for POR One

July 10, 2024

Any rental business using work orders to manage its maintenance processes can now do so easily, securely, and remotely with Work Orders for Point of Rental One. “The Work Orders workflow will help get your rented items operational again more quickly. It makes it easier to diagnose and document problems in the field, so you […]

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Sustainable marine fuels pilot program rolls out in Florida

July 10, 2024

To help reduce the 0.1% of global carbon emissions from recreational boating, a pilot program involving sustainable marine fuels is now taking place at St. Andrews Marina in Panama City, Fla. The program makes new high-performance, 93 octane, ethanol-free premium gasoline available to boaters for the first time at a local marina. Sustainable marine fuel […]

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Webinar – Incorporating LID and GI Practices for Enhanced Stormwater Management – July 30

July 10, 2024

Presto Geosystems presents the webinar - Incorporating LID and GI Practices for Enhanced Stormwater Management – on July 30, 2024 at 11 a.m. CDT. The presenter is Sam Justice, P.E., you can earn a 1.0 PDH credit, and you can register here. As environmental regulations become more stringent, it is increasingly important to incorporate Low […]

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La Laguna irrigation community modernized with Sotrafa geomembrane

July 10, 2024

RICAMPO, a company specializing in irrigation systems, hydraulic infrastructure, water treatment and energy management, has been awarded the project to modernize the irrigation systems of the La Laguna Irrigation Community. The entire irrigation area is located in the municipalities of Baeza and Mancha Real (Jaén), Spain, on the left bank of the Guadalquivir River and […]

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Indorama Ventures secures loan to drive sustainability program

July 9, 2024

Indorama Ventures, a chemical producer based in Bangkok, Thailand, announced it secured a seven-year loan totaling $200 million from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to help fund the continued growth of the company’s strategic sustainability programs in India, Thailand and Indonesia, and promote a circular economy as the world’s leading PET recycler. The loan from […]

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CORT Events expands in Texas

July 9, 2024

Photo courtesy of CORT Events. CORT Events, Chantilly, Va., is opening a warehouse in Round Rock, Texas, to service trade shows, exhibits and events in nearby Austin, San Antonio and surrounding Texas regions. “We are thrilled to expand our event and trade show offerings and bring our exemplary service to this exciting market,” said Damon […]

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LeFort Interests acquires four East Coast event rental businesses

July 9, 2024

LeFort Interests, a family office with locations in New York and Winter Park, Fla., has acquired four event rental businesses based on the East Coast. The acquisitions include Nantucket, Mass.-based companies Nantucket Tents, Placesetters Nantucket and Soiree Floral, as well as Sperry Tents of South Florida, with locations in West Palm Beach and Winter Park, Fla. “Over the course of […]

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