Manufacturing

Curbing the fuel consumption of idling truck engines, and regulating the temperature of their sleeping cabs, is the benefit of a new refrigeration technology developed by Modine Manufacturing Co. The hydrogen-powered system, which was adapted from military research, promises to help truckers get some rest...

Diversified business and geographic locations helped Johnson Controls earn record sales during the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2006. The Milwaukee company, which is developing next-generation hybrid car batteries, reported $280 million in income and $8.4 billion in sales during the quarter. On the horizon,...

The Technology, Education, and Commerce (T.E.C.) Center, a Madison technology business incubator, is getting more funding and more space to help early-stage tech companies. The center will receive a grant from the Department of Commerce and has officially opened its third building....

Wisconsin and Midwestern businesses that want to tap deeper into the federal budget will have an opportunity to learn how during the national SBIR Conference in Milwaukee Nov. 6-9. This marks the first time Wisconsin has hosted the national conference, and organizers are crafting a...

With apologies (we think) to Donald Trump, columnist Paul Gibler explains why no marketer can ignore the benefits of publishing content using Really Simple Syndication (RSS). While implementation is still weak among companies with $50 million or more in annual sales, a majority (63 percent)...

Courtships that began at a San Jose scientific showcase will continue as Platypus Technologies seeks marketing and distribution partners for a new line of research tools. The Fitchburg biotech already has attracted $16 million in government grants and angel investments, and is looking for an...

Kyron Clinical Imaging has received the FDA's benediction for its latest brain imaging technology, and plans to immediately market the product to hospitals and healthcare providers. The Prism line of imaging products allows physicians to reduce post-surgical complications with improved pre-treatment mapping....