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2 dead in shooting at SC textile plant

...got a call about a shooting at around 3:40 a.m. He said two people were killed on a road near the Hollingsworth textile machinery plant. Authorities have not released any other details about what happened. The plant has been shuttered since 2009. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-29/2-dead-shooting-sc-textile-p
Dead floppy drive: Kenya recycles global e-waste

...Compliant Recycling funds its operations by selling high-tech waste to countries like the U.K., China and Hong Kong with the machinery to isolate the precious metals and rare minerals from the scrap. High-grade motherboards can contain platinum, gold and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/dead-floppy-drive-kenya-re
Brown band members say they should have been involved in 'Get On Up'

...Get On Up but say they should've been consulted on its making.Saxophonist Maceo Parker, a vital cog in the James Brown machinery in the 1960s and '70s, rates the film an 8 out of 10."What can you say? It had a Hollywood feel to it, therefore it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-23/brown-band-members-sa
Deere 3Q profit falls as equipment sales decline

...third-quarter performance reflected moderating conditions in the global farm sector, which have negatively affected demand for farm machinery and contributed to lower sales and profits for our agricultural-equipment business," said Chairman and CEO Samuel Allen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-13/deere-3q-profit-fa
Goats are fun to watch if you have little sisters

...be trusted.My grandmother had one on the farm until it began to eat the washer on the back porch. If an animal will eat machinery, it's best to get rid of it.My Uncle Walter raised goats on his farm and he loved them. When we'd visit, he'd tell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-08-16/goats-are-fun-watch-if-y
Not just Ebola: Drugs manufactured in tobacco plants being tested against array of diseases

...behind pharming is to slip the genetic blueprints for a particular protein into a plant and let the plant's protein-making machinery go to work. Then the protein can be extracted from plant tissues. While tobacco plants are a mainstay of such work, proteins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/not-just-ebola-drugs-manuf
Maintenance Technician II Job in Augusta 30906, Georgia US

...acquire parts and equipment to complete repairs Repair of production equipment from basic hydraulic equipment to complex CNC machinery, performing both electrical and mechanical work Repairing critical equipment, performing preventive and predictive maintenance...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Maintenance-Technician-II-Job-
Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician Job in North Augusta 29841, South Carolina US

...using plant drawings. · Welding/Fabrication, Robotics and PLC experience a plus Duties: * Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Multi-Craft-Maintenance-Techni
Manufacturing - Other
Across Georgia

...announced the milestone Monday and also said that it moved more than 29 million tons of cargo and more than 700,000 auto and machinery units in fiscal year 2014.It was the first time for the Port of Savannah to move more than 3 million containers in a fiscal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-29/across-georgia
Barrington Irving touts science, engineering careers at Morgan Road Middle School

...spread to a select group of 7th and 8th grade Morgan Road Middle School students Thursday, partnering with Mitsubishi Heavy Machinery to pique youth interest in science and engineering careers.Irving's presentation described his childhood and later career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-15/barrington-irving-touts-s