All Entries in the Category : Industrial

Industrial, instrumentation, security, process control and power supplies.

Thermo Fisher Q1 earnings, revenue up due to Life Tech acquisition

Thermo Fisher Scientific’s revenues and profits for the first three months of the year beat analysts’ expectations today, mostly as a result of the completion of its Life Technologies acquisition in February.

: Industrial, Medical |

IRobot sees growth in Roomba, telepresence robots

IRobot stock slipped 10 percent Wednesday after the company reported its first-quarter net income had slid to $5.3 million from $8.4 million.

: Consumer, Industrial |

Lincoln Electric Sales Down 4.7% In 1Q

Cleveland, OH – Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. reported first quarter 2014 net income of $56.5 million, or $0.69 per diluted share. Net income was $66.8 million, or $0.80 per diluted share, in the comparable 2013 period.

: Industrial

Philips announces 1Q14 results

Philips has reported first-quarter 2014 sales of EUR5 billion (US$6.9 billion) and operational results of EUR368 million.

: Industrial, Medical

The Mighty Machine & an Overzealous Forecast?

IHS Technology predicts that the industrial machinery market will grow substantially over the next five years, and double its growth this year alone. The company’s recent report cites global improvement in economic conditions in such segments as machine tools, agriculture, packaging, and materials handling as the basis of its forecast.

: Data, Industrial

3D Systems to Acquire Robtec

3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) has announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Robtec. Headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Robtec is the largest Latin-American additive manufacturing service bureau and a 3D printing and scanning products distributor in the region.

: Industrial

GE Selects Louisville For First ‘Micro-Factory’

GE announced today that it would build its first micro-factory, which it is calling FirstBuild, in Louisville, Ky., where GE Appliances’ headquarters is located. The facility will be located on the University of Louisville (UofL) Belknap Campus, and is scheduled to open this summer.

: Consumer, Industrial