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US manufacturing slows as orders and hiring weaken

...reported an outright decline in March. Among the sectors that declined are apparel, textiles, petroleum and coal, electrical equipment, plastics and rubber products and furniture."In balance, we're still positive," said Holcomb, adding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-01/us-manufacturing-slows-ord
Work progresses on safety concerns at empty Savannah River Site building

...highly dispersible, fine powder form. The safety board said seismic activity, electrical spark or heat from electrical equipment could ignite a fire.Planning work to address the building began in 2013 but was slowed during federal budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/work-progresses-safety-conce
After winter storm come thefts of powerline wires, insurance fraud

...investigations into insurance fraud to increase.Local law enforcement agencies are on alert for the sale of disconnected electrical equipment or downed wires to recycling centers.Power companies scrambled last week to restore power as quickly as possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-19/after-winter-storm-com
Unlikely partnerships help small businesses thrive

...PATHAnother benefit is networking. One business owner in the class hired Walsh's company to install lights and electrical equipment. Walsh paid another classmate to redesign his company's w Web site, brochures and business cards. And a restaurant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-02/unlikely-partnerships-help
Electrician Job in Martinez 30907, Georgia US | Monster.com

...Participate in system changes aimed at continuous improvements. ?Perform preventive maintenance to plant electrical equipment. This includes infra-red scans, cleaning, megging motors, etc. ?Assists operators in troubleshooting...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Electrician-Job-Martinez-GA-US-137342573.a
Electrical Supervisor Job in Augusta, Georgia US | Monster.com

...results. This position will supervise the installation, maintenance, and repair and testing of a wide range of electrical equipment such as programmable logic controllers, HMI Systems, generators, motors, transformers, control panels...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Electrical-Supervisor-Job-Augusta-GA-US-13
Orders plunge suggests weak start

...fell sharply last month as demand for commercial aircraft plummeted and businesses spent less on computers and electrical equipment.Manufacturing continues to struggle and could prevent economic growth from picking up in the July-September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-26/orders-plunge-suggests-wea
Cause of Super Bowl blackout is unclear

...board that oversees the Superdome said the blackout did not appear to be related to the replacement in December of electrical equipment connecting the stadium to Entergy.The blackout came after a nearly flawless week of activity for fans in New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-02-04/cause-super-bowl-blackout-unc
Officials investigating death at DSM Chemicals plant in Augusta

...Fincher, of Saluda, S.C., worked for Austin Industrial as an electrician and was performing maintenance on electrical equipment when he came into contact with "live" electric service at 8:45 a.m., according to Richmond County Coroner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-09-13/officials-investigating-death
Safety board says Savannah River Site building has plutonium and fire dangers

...fires could start inside the building if energized electrical equipment or wiring failed or was damaged during a seismic...recommendation said."Electrical sparks or heat from electrical equipment could ignite adjacent combustible material...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-05-18/safety-board-says-savann