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news from the industry.
Timken and Stark State College Open Tech Center
A collaboration between The Timken Company and Stark State College led to development of the new Technology and Test Center, the first testing facility of its kind to be constructed in the Americas. The $14 million center on Stark State College's North Canton, Ohio, campus tests ultra-large bearing systems that can be up to 13 feet in outside diameter on sophisticated equipment capable of simulating harsh operating conditions similar to those found in large multi-megawatt wind turbines...Read more.
Vacon Opens Facility in Wisconsin
The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon continues to expand its operations in North America and has relocated to a larger facility in Milwaukee, WI at 310 W. Wisconsin Avenue. The new headquarter office and training facility is 12,481 sq. ft. and located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee...Read more.
AGMA Elects Wendy Young to Board
Forest City Gear President Wendy Young has been elected to the American Gear Manufacturers Association's Board of Directors, and began serving her three year term at AGMA's Annual Meeting in April. Young has been president of Forest City Gear... Read more.