American Electric Power

AEP, MidAmerican Transmission Joint Venture to Develop Two 765-kV Transmission Projects in the Midwest

Electric Transmission America is partnering on two transmission projects stretching from the Indiana/Ohio border to within Iowa to reinforce the grid and support renewable energy development. COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 1, 2010 -- Electric Transmission America (ETA), a transmission joint venture between subsidaries of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) and MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company (MEHC),...

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Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless Offers Customers Tips and Information on Emergency Preparedness

Verizon Wireless' Commitment to Reliability Pays Off For Customers Who Rely on Their Wireless Service When It Counts BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 1, 2010 - Dependable wireless communication is critical for consumers and businesses when the unexpected occurs, and that's why Verizon Wireless works hard to ensure its wireless network and business operations are prepared for when disaster strikes, says...

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Phoenix Technologies Ltd.

Phoenix Receives Proposal from the Gores Group to Acquire the Company for $4.20 Per Share in Cash

Phoenix Receives Proposal from the Gores Group to Acquire the Company for $4.20 per Share in Cash MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 29 -- Phoenix Technologies Ltd.(Nasdaq: PTEC), the global leader in core systems software (CSS), today announced it has received an unsolicited proposal from the Gores Group to acquire all outstanding shares of Phoenix common stock for $4.20 per share in cash, or approximately...

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Lufkin Industries Announces Acquisition of Petro Hydraulic Lift Systems

LUFKIN, Texas,Nov. 1, 2010 - Lufkin Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: LUFK) today announced that it has acquired the operating assets of Petro Hydraulic Lift Systems, LLC (PHL) and certain related companies. PHL, based in South Louisiana, specializes in the design, manufacture and leasing of hydraulic rod pumping units for oil and gas wells. We believe the acquisition of PHL will be a solid strategic fit...

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IBM

IBM Closes Acquisition of BLADE Network Technologies

ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 29 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has closed the acquisition of BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), a privately held company based in Santa Clara, CA. Financial details were not disclosed. The companies announced on September 27, 2010 a definitive agreement to pursue the acquisition. BLADE will become part of IBM Systems and Technology Group. The company specializes in...

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Global Crossing Acquires Genesis Networks

Strategic acquisition adds innovative video solutions in broadcast, media, special event and entertainment customer segments FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Nov. 1, 2010 -- Global Crossing (Nasdaq: GLBC), a leading IP solutions provider with the world's first integrated global IP-based network, today announced that it has acquired global video services provider Genesis Networks, an innovator in...

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Goldsmith & Eggleton Incorporated

Goldsmith & Eggleton Creates Director of Materials Position

Wadsworth, Ohio - Goldsmith & Eggleton, Inc., a manufacturer of black masterbatches and reprocessed polymers, and a global merchant trader of elastomers, is pleased to announce that senior leadership at the firm has created a new Director of Materials position to be filled by Brian Hill. In this role, Brian Hill will be responsible for all materials management at Goldsmith & Eggleton. In...

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Exar

Exar Corporation and Digi-Key Corporation Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Stock Includes Interface, Power Management, and Communications Products FREMONT, Calif. - Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR) announced it has signed a global distribution agreement with Digi-Key Corporation a leading on-line distributor of electronics. Digi-Key is stocking a broad range of Exar's products, such as serial transceivers and UARTs; a variety of power management ICs such as boost and...

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Giga-tronics, Inc.

Giga-tronics Announces Alliance with Advanced Test Equipment Corporation for Lease and Rental of RF and Microwave Test and Measurement Equipment

SAN RAMON, Calif. - October 20, 2010 - Giga-tronics (NASDAQ:GIGA) announced that Giga-tronics Incorporated and Advanced Test Equipment Rentals (ATEC) partnered to offer lease and rental of Giga-tronics' high-end RF and Microwave Test and Measurement equipment. ATEC, a leader in electronic test equipment asset management will provide rental and leasing of Giga-tronics RF and microwave test...

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POWERTHRU

Phillips Service Industries Launches POWERTHRU, a New Clean Flywheel Energy Storage Company

Livonia, Michigan - Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), an international service and manufacturing company serving the aerospace, defense, automotive, energy, semiconductor and other manufacturing markets, today launched POWERTHRU, a new clean flywheel energy storage company that provides ride-through power and voltage stabilization for power quality and recycling applications. The...

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