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MW Components Acquires Elgin Fastener Group

The combined company will support customers worldwide with a comprehensive set of specialty fasteners, the company said. CHARLOTTE, N.C. and WHEELING, Ill.—Precision components provider MW Components has acquired Elgin Fastener Group, a specialty fastener...

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Biomerics Completes Expansion of Minnesota Facility

SALT LAKE CITY—Biomerics, a vertically integrated medical device contract manufacturer in the interventional device market, reported that it completed a 100,000-square-foot expansion of its operations in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. The expansion, driven by increased...

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Lightning eMotors Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

LOVELAND, Colo.—Lightning eMotors, a provider of zero-emission, medium-duty commercial vehicles and electric vehicle (EV) technology for fleets, reported that it achieved International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification for its companywide...

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Barnes Completes Acquisition of MB Aerospace

BRISTOL, Conn.—Barnes Group Inc. reported that it completed its previously announced acquisition of MB Aerospace, a major provider of precision aero-engine component manufacturing and repair services. MB Aerospace serves major aerospace and defense engine OEMs, Tier 1...

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Rock West Composites Acquires Assets of Performance Plastics

The new staff and facilities will add metallic manufacturing, machining, forming, and bonding to RWC’s technical expertise, the company said. The executive team believes that the complementary capabilities of Performance Plastics offer significant expansion potential...

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PPG Invests $44 Million to Boost Global Powder Production

The company is expanding capacity and capabilities at five plants in the U.S. and Latin America PITTSBURGH—PPG reported that it is investing $44 million to upgrade five powder coating manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Latin America. The projects are part of...

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