Deere Earns Recognition Among World’s Most Ethical Companies
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies as determined by the Ethisphere Institute, which today has announced its annual ranking of companies that achieve highly ethical business practices. Deere has earned the recognition for all 12 years the Institute has completed the research and is one of only a […]
Polaris teams up with Mpls. Police for Super Bowl 52
MINNEAPOLIS — Law enforcement officers may have an easier time getting around during the Super Bowl thanks to utility vehicles provided by Polaris. Polaris Government and Defense, a division of Polaris Industries Inc. is providing 10 new RANGER XP 1000 EPS Northstar HVAC Edition side-by-side vehicles for the Minneapolis Police Department–pending Minneapolis City Council approval.
New hope for those with ‘ticking time bomb’ aneurysms
Doctors at the Mayo Clinic have pioneered a personalized approach to treat what was once a death sentence with the help of 3D printing.
Iowa Entrepreneur: BeraTek Industries (Iowa Public Television)
As a teenager, inventor Gerald Beranek loved tinkering, fixing and creating. Those interests led him to starting his own product development and manufacturing company.
3D Printing: A New Frontier in Healthcare
Medtronic scientists and engineers ‘look beyond the apparent’ in pursuit of groundbreaking achievements. 3D printing isn’t really printing at all. The less-familiar term is additive manufacturing – building an object one very thin layer at a time – on a precision machine similar in size and shape to a printer. Whatever you call it – […]
Entegris Named to Fortune's 2017 100 Fastest-Growing Companies
Entegris, a leading provider of specialty chemicals and advanced materials solutions for the microelectronics industries and life sciences announced that it has been recognized on Fortune magazine’s 2017 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list of domestic and foreign publicly traded companies. Entegris ranked 75th overall on the Fortune list, while placing 69th for total 3-year return with […]
Diversified Plastics, Inc. wins Best In Class – Mid-size company of the 2017 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards
MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc., a custom plastic-injection molder of high-precision thermoplastic components, was recognized as the winner of the Best In Class – Mid-size category for the 2017 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards. Finalists and award recipients were announced at a ceremony on September 28, 2017. “As this is our 40th year in business, it’s an honor to […]
Mega-Merger: What UTC-Rockwell Collins Means For Aerospace
Published on Published on September 25, 2017 Just when it appeared that equipment-supplier consolidation had run its course, United Technologies (UTC) shocked the aerospace industry by reaching an agreement to acquire Rockwell Collins for a cool $30 billion. UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) will be combined with Rockwell Collins and folded into a new business unit […]
Athena GTX lands military contract for device to treat traumatic brain injuries
By Joe Gardyasz | Senior Staff Writer – The Insider Notebook We’ve all experienced the “brain freeze” sensation that comes from downing a frozen drink too fast. Now a Des Moines technology company is developing a device for the U.S. military that will use a similar effect to treat traumatic brain injuries incurred in combat […]