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USA Trade Tariffs – ESA’s Understanding of the Current Situation

2 August 2018

Background Following the publication by USTR (United States Trade Representative) of the 2018 version of the annual report on international trade barriers around the world on March 30th, a succession of threatened trade import tariffs …

ESA Website Goes Live

2 August 2018

Those attending the ESA marketing meetings (the next meeting is 7th September) or the AGM in May will be aware that as part of our longer term IT strategy we are developing the website, data …

ESA at the SealConf 2018

2 August 2018

Technical Director of Packing Division and Elastomeric & Polymeric Seals Division David Edwin-Scott presented some of ESA’s project activities at the SealConf 2018 in Poland (held from 23rd to 25th May). The event is organised …

Latest digital communication channels statistics

2 August 2018

Newsletter statistics Our May newsletter was sent out on Tuesday, May8th, 2018, to 387 recipients. By May 14th, 2018, 127 users (33.1%) opened it, most were from the United Kingdom, followed by the USA and …

Why You Should Post Videos on Your LinkedIn Business Page

2 August 2018

Online video (watching, posting and sharing) has been a steadily growing trend in the recent years, and the latest studies indicate that it isn’t likely to decline anytime soon. According to Wyzowl, the average person …

Valve World and Pump Engineer Articles

2 August 2018

A special thank you to David Edwin-Scott and Jacob Gacek for the production of articles which have been featured in the May edition of Valve World and the August 2018 edition of Pump Engineer. The …

AGM 2018, Mira, Italy – Final Agenda

6 May 2018

The 2018 ESA AGM will be held at Villa Franceschi at Mira in Italy. This will be the third time we have used this hotel, as it never fails to deliver the perfect venue. As …

Message from Phil Mahoney, FSA President

3 May 2018

Greetings from the FSA to all our colleagues in the ESA. With the 1st quarter of the new year behind us, the FSA has been continuing efforts on a number of fronts. The 2017 Fall FSA Meeting …

Why you should be using LinkedIn groups

3 May 2018

There are over 540 million people using LinkedIn primarily with the intention to expand their professional network and seek new business opportunities, which makes LinkedIn (still) the best tool for finding, connecting and building relationships …

ESA Website Development and Sharepoint

3 May 2018

The new-look ESA website will be available shortly on the new WordPress platform. This will enable greater design flexibility and search optimisation. We have always struggled with the Content Management System of the current web …

New USA Import Duties may affect Sealing Devices

3 May 2018

The USA is in the process of trying to impose increases on import duties in a bid to protect its national interests. There are two separate issues within the new Import Duty proposal which may …

New ESA member – Lidering

3 May 2018

The ESA is pleased to announce that Lidering have joined the ESA. Lidering are based in Barcelona, Spain with many other operations in Europe and are principally involved in the manufacture of custom engineered mechanical …