Kelly Youngblood joined MRC Global Inc. on November 18, 2019. Mr. Youngblood currently holds the title of Executive Vice President (EVP) until the retirement of James E. Braun, EVP and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), on March 1, 2020, at which time, Mr. Youngblood will
assume the role
of EVP and CFO.
Eastern Controls, Inc. announced the
of Jason Ordanoff to the organization. As the business development manager for valves and actuation, Ordanoff will be focused on delivering solutions through Eastern Control’s major manufacturing partners.
According to the American Chemistry Council (ACC), the U.S. Chemical Production Regional Index (U.S. CPRI)
by 0.1% in January following a 0.1% decline in December and a 0.2% decline in November. During January, chemical output declined across all regions except the Gulf Coast.
Texas’ oil production rose to an estimated 5.4 million barrels per day (bpd) in December, a Rystad Energy analysis shows, and is expected to rise almost every month this year due to sufficient statewide fracking activity levels, but the growth’s pace is seen
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the U.S.
substantially in January. Positive contributions from most components, except for the ISM New Orders Index and average weekly manufacturing hours, fueled the most recent improvement. In the six-month period ending January 2020, the lea...
Goods producers noted only a slight improvement in operating conditions in February, as signaled by a fall in the IHS Markit Flash U.S. Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI)
from 51.9 to 50.8
midway through the first quarter. The improvement in the health of the manufacturing sector was...