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Student Poster Award Winners

Congratulations to the Student Poster Award winners from the AFS Filtration and Separations in Power Generation Conference.



1st Place:  Mana Amrei, VCU, Modeling Water Entry Pressure of Fibrous Materials



2nd Place:  Christine Duval, Clemson University, A Rapid Uranium Analysis using Ultrafiltration and Alpha Spectroscopy



3rd Place:  Steven Weinman, Clemson University, Development of Anti-Fouling, Anti-Microbial Membranes for Wastewater Treatment


AFS Awards Presented at Spring Conference


Congratulations to the AFS Award recipients announced at the April 28 Awards Luncheon, pictured above with the AFS Executive Committee:

2015 Young Scientist: Prashant Kulkarni
2015 Frank Tiller Award: Wallace Leung
2014 New Product of the Year: AAF ePTFE Technology
2014 Engineering Merit Award: Parker Zander HDK-CNG Dryer
2015 Senior Scientist: Saru Dawar


Clarcor Press Release December 3, 2013

Franklin, TN, December 3, 2013 -- CLARCOR Inc. (NYSE: CLC) announced that it has acquired the Bekaert Advanced Filtration business from NV Bekaert SA for a purchase price of approximately €6 million ($8 million), before various contractual adjustments. The Advanced Filtration business is engaged in the same line of business as CLARCOR’s subsidiary, Purolator EFP – the manufacture and supply of engineered metal filters and systems used primarily in the polymer fiber and plastics industries. Read full article.

Pall Corporation Names Lawrence D. Kingsley President and Chief Executive Officer

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., August 8, 2011 - Pall Corporation's (NYSE: PLLboard of directors today announced that Larry Kingsley has been unanimously elected president and chief executive officer, effective October 3, 2011. He will also be elected a director after he joins the company. Mr. Kingsley, 48, currently chairman of the board, president and chie executive officer of IDEX Corporation, will succeed Eric Krasnoff who announced his intention to retire earlier this year.