Adjustment assistance; applications, determinations, etc.: Industrial Rubber Products, L.L.C., et al.,


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Economic Development Administration

Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce (DOC).

ACTION: Notice and Opportunity for Public Comment.

Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligiblility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. EDA has initiated separate investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each firm contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm's workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm.

List of Petitions Received by EDA for Certification of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance for the Period September 20 October 18, 2005

Date Firm



Product accepted

Industrial Rubber Products, LLC 415 Sonnier Road,

20-Sep-05 Rubber products including gaskets and Carencro, LA 70525.

seals. Gulf Packing Company, L.P...... 618 Commerce, San

20-Sep-05 Fresh meat. Benito, TX 78586. Delaware Diamond Knives, Inc... 3825 Lancaster Pike, 20-Sep-05 Diamond and steel knives for use in Wilmington, DE 19805.

medical research and manufacturing operations, ophthalmic surgery and pathology. Travis Pattern & Foundry, Inc.. 1413 E. Hawthrone

20-Sep-05 Irrigation system equipment, power Road, Spokane, WA

connectors and various foundry products 99218.

such as aluminum castings. Rhema Durascreen, Inc.......... 14950 Industrial Park 20-Sep-05 Wooden and aluminum frames for screen Drive, Lead Hill, AR

printing. 72644. RB Industries Inc.............. 1801 Vine,

22-Sep-05 Saws, planer/mounler/rip machines, router Harrisonville, MO

equipment and other woodworking 67701.

accessories. Diamond Fruit Growers, Inc..... 3515 Chevron Drive, 22-Sep-05 Processes and packs pears, cherries, and a Hood River, OR 97031.

small amount of apples. Arlington Machine and Tool Co.. 99 New Dutch Lane,

18-Oct-05 Machined parts and assemblies for various Fairfield, NJ 07004.

industries. Laud Engineering Corp., Laub/ 13547 Excelsior Drive, 18-Oct-05 Packaging equipment. Hunt Packaging Systems.

Norwalk, CA 90505. Goulston Technologies, Inc..... 700 N. Johnson Street, 18-Oct-05 Preparation for the treatment of textile Monroe, NC 28110.

materials. Syracuse Plastics, LLC......... 7400 Morgan Road,

18-Oct-05 Plastic injection molding. Liverpool, NY 13090. Fenton Art Glass, Inc.......... 700 Elizabeth Street, 18-Oct-05 Manufacturer of blown and decorative Williamstown, WV

glass. 26187. Mack & Mack Inc................ 220 South Elm Street, 18-Oct-05 Manufactures and distributes better Greensboro, NC 27401.

woman's tops, pants, jackets, skirts, dresses, coats and accessories. Fuzetron, Inc., dba Creative 1946 John Tower

18-Oct-05 Pottery wheels. Industries.

Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92020. Northwest Aluminum Specialties, 3313 West Second

18-Oct-05 Aluminum bars of various sizes. Inc.

Street, The Dalles, OR 97058.

Any party having a substantial interest in the proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Office of Chief Counsel, Room 7005, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in Section 315.9 of EDA's interim final rule (70 FR 47002) for procedures for requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official program number and title of the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance.

Dated: October 18, 2005. Benjamin Erulkar, Chief Counsel.

[FR Doc. 05-21181 Filed 10-21-05; 8:45 am]