Program aims to identify strategies to improve productivity of MSMEs, recommend productivity improvement measures for immediate implementation, develop capability to provide other forms of assistance to improve the manufacturing sector, and provide a venue for the entry of other DOST programs and projects particularly technology transfer activities.
She availed of DOST's technical assistance and services in 2010 which enabled her to acquire appropriate equipment to adopt the Forest Products Research and Development Institute (FPRDI) technology for wood finishing and bending techniques, training for the adoption of the technology, and consultancy services under the Manufacturing Productivity Extension (MPEX
) program and Cleaner Production Technology.
Assets not associated with Aeroquin, including financial and human resources, will be spun out of Mpex
and into a newly formed company, which will remain in San Diego.
15 April 2011 - Swiss venture capital firm HBM BioVentures (SWF: HBMN) announced yesterday the sale of its stake in clinical stage biopharmaceutical firm Mpex
Pharmaceuticals to speciality pharmaceutical company Axcan Pahrma.
The purchaser will provide an upfront consideration along with several contingent payments, Mpex
said in a press release, without revealing the value of the deal.
"The need for new antibiotic approaches is great, and the experienced scientific staff at Mpex
has positioned the company well to be able to offer innovative solutions to meet this need," comments Burgess, who joins that company from Hollis-Eden Pharmaceuticals Inc., where he had been chief operating officer and chief financial officer since 1999.
The Maryland Physics Expectation Survey (MPEX
) was given as well as a repertory grid based assessment before and after the course.
, Minnesota Power's wholesale marketing division, will work with several utilities serving the pipeline and exclusively market the released energy.
Notably, the NCAR CAE demonstration occurred in support of the Mesoscale Prediction Experiment (MPEX
; Weisman et al.
Manufacturing Productivity Extension (MPEX
) Program will continue to focus assisting DOST SETUP clients whose firms need to revise plant/processing area layout, update cost minimization methods, among others.
Ngan Tian, president of Lots 'A Pizza and AFFI vice-president, said she also availed of zero-interest financing from MPEX
, a program under the DOST.
US clinical stage biopharmaceutical company Mpex
Pharmaceuticals said it has agreed to be taken over by Canadian speciality pharmaceutical firm Axcan.