Honeywell ( has been named one of START Magazine's Hottest Companies, an award recognizing companies that improve manufacturing processes through unique and reliable technology solutions. This marks the second year in a row that START chose Honeywell for its Experion(tm) Process Knowledge System (PKS). Nominees for the award were asked to describe their essential product or service, provide their growth record for the last three years, explain how their product or service was unique and pinpoint reasons they were "hotter" than their competitors.