Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2008 Product of the Year Finalists Voting Now Open
This year marks the fourth annual staging of Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year contest, with more entrants than ever. As in the past, Consulting-Specifying Engineer convened a panel of consulting engineers as judges to determine the finalists. Our judges determined three finalists in each category and voters will decide the winners in each category, along with voting for the Most Valuable Product award.
Voting Time is Here
It’s time again to ask our readers to review the finalists for Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s annual Product of the Year competition, and cast your votes in any of 11 categories:
* Building Automation and Controls
* Electrical Distribution
* Fire Protection
* Motors, Starters, Drives
* Power Generation
* Software: Design, Modeling, Analysis
* Test Instruments, Meters, Loggers
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey