I-R

AcronymDefinition
I-RIschemia and Reperfusion (injury)
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The testes MDA levels in the control group were elevated by I-R injury (p < 0.05); however, mon-telukast treatment significantly decreased the I-R-induced elevation in the testes MDA level (p < 0.05).
Officers are (I-r) Floyd Rodgers, president; Mary Jo Dodson, treasurer; Johnnie Eubanks, 1st vice president; Kathy Crisp, 2d vice president; and Barbara Harper, secretary.
Air compressors have always been associated with I-R and at one time dominated the division's business, said David Puck, director global marketing at the Davidson, N.C.-based Utility Equipment Division.
The European Commission said on Friday (14 November) that it had cleared the Swedish industry group Karolin Machine Tool AB's acquisition of Ingersoll-Rand Company's 49% stake in the Swedish company ABB I-R Waterjet Systems AB.
KMT president, Lars Bergstrom, says that the holding group that owns I-R is only interested in $500-million-turnover operations; so in effect the I-R Waterjet operation is "small fry." However, for the $150-million-turnover KMT group, obtaining the companies will be, as Bergstrom says, "the biggest acquisition for us for a while.
The ABB I-R system is part of a new capital equipment investment worth over 0.5 million [pounds sterling] that includes an automatic lamination and moulding plant supplying products to be cut in the Waterjet Cutting Box.
When compared by Hoovers.com to major competitors Caterpillar, Emerson, and York International, I-R ranked dead last in net profit margin and returns on equity, assets, and invested capital.
But the directive at I-R was to "design anywhere, build anywhere."
Even more complicated or high-tech products can sometimes be placed in the I-r cell.
Operators can run light air tools, power tools, pneumatics or perform welding applications from the compressor, generator and welder options from one system which can be installed on an existing vehicle, said Devin Biehler, operations manager for I-R's Onboard Power Solutions.
ABB I-R Waterjet Systems AB, the global leader in robotised waterjet cutting, has announced that it is now offering routing systems for incorporation into the company's market-leading range of cuffing products.
Using i-r sensing to collect bubble-temperature measurements may still be rare, but there are a few converts to this technique.