Johnson Controls Central Energy Plant Strategy Enables Expansion of the Children's Hospital of Alabama

Hospital protects its capital budget and debt capacity through third party ownership of plant while efficiently producing heating and cooling Birmingham, Ala. - (December 9, 2010) - To enhance the construction of a 740,000-square-foot state of the art expansion, the Children's Hospital of Alabama implemented an innovative financing and construction solution to address its growing utility needs....

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TE Connectivity

Tyco Electronics Completes Acquisition of ADC

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Dec. 9, 2010 - Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) today announced the completion of the acquisition of ADC Telecommunications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADCT). The combination of Tyco Electronics (TE) and ADC positions the company as a world leader in broadband connectivity. Tom Lynch, Chief Executive Officer of TE, said, "With our expanded product offering and strong position in...

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L.B. Foster Co.

L.B. Foster Company and Portec Rail Products, Inc. Announce Sale of Certain Assets

Koppers, Inc. to Purchase Portec's Rail Joint Business PITTSBURGH, Dec. 9, 2010 - L.B. Foster Company ( L.B. Foster", Nasdaq: FSTR) and Portec Rail Products, Inc. ("Portec", Nasdaq: PRPX) , announce the signing of an Asset Purchase Agreement ("APA") with Koppers, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koppers Holdings Inc. ("Koppers", NYSE: KOP). Koppers will purchase the assets of Portec's rail...

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OMNOVA Solutions Inc.

OMNOVA Solutions Completes Acquisition of ELIOKEM from AXA Private Equity

FAIRLAWN, Ohio, Dec. 9, 2010 o The acquisition creates larger, more diverse global specialty chemical and functional surfaces company with sales over US$1 billion and Adjusted EBITDA of approximately US$129 million, based on last twelve months through August 2010. o Significantly expands Performance Chemicals segment's global capabilities with particular emphasis on the high growth, developing...

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. ASQ, an organizational member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has appointed John T. Fowler as managing director of ASQ Global. Mr. Fowler will expand ASQ's presence throughout the...

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American National Standards Institute

People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of ANSI organizational member the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), has announced the promotion of Deanna S. Lorincz to senior director of SMDI communications. She...

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Multivac, Inc.

Multivac Appoints New Sales Representatives

Kansas City, MO (December 10, 2010) - Multivac, Inc., a leading global supplier of packaging solutions for perishable food products, today announced that Tony Marmon and Aaron Kaloci have joined the company's Food Division. A resident of Keller, Texas, Marmon will serve as Regional Sales Manager for the territory covering Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. Kaloci will serve as Customer Support...

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UTC Aerospace Systems -Air Management Systems, Propeller Systems, Engine, Control Systems & Space Systems

Goodrich Appoints Karl Kleiderer Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 10, 2010 - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has named Karl Kleiderer as vice president, mergers and acquisitions, reporting to Scott Kuechle, executive vice president and chief financial officer. Kleiderer currently holds the position of vice president of acquisitions and divestitures. Kleiderer succeeds Joe Andolino, who has announced his retirement from Goodrich effective...

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Nordson ASYMTEK

Nordson ASYMTEK's Steven Adamson Honored with IMAPS President's Award

Recognizes significant contribution to organization for 2010 Carlsbad, CA, USA - December 9, 2010 - Nordson ASYMTEK, a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announces that Steven J. Adamson, Nordson ASYMTEK marketing specialist, was honored with IMAPS' 2010 President's Award for dedicated efforts in ensuring a successful reorganization of the IMAPS Microelectronics Foundation...

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American National Standards Institute

ANSI addresses federal agency involvement in standardization.

Federal Register notice issued by NIST, on behalf of NSTC Sub-Committee on Standards, invites interested parties to provide perspectives on effectiveness of federal agency participation in development and implementation of standards and conformity assessment activities. Sub-Committee seeks to develop information on how Federal agencies may engage more effectively in U.S. standardization system in...

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