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

Goodrich Foundation Awards Grant to Elementary Institute of Science in San Diego

Innovative program has exposed area youngsters to hands-on science since the 1960s CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 8, 2010 - Goodrich Foundation has awarded the Elementary Institute of Science (EIS) in San Diego, Calif.$5,000 to support its programs that provide hands-on science instruction for area young people. In operation since the early 1960s, the non-profit institute is open to any child in the San...

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General Motors Corp.

Hawaii Hydrogen Infrastructure Gets Boost

Collaboration of Industry, Academia and Government Commits to 2015 HONOLULU, Dec. 8, 2010 - Ten companies, agencies and universities have joined an initiative between The Gas Company (TGC), and General Motors to make hydrogen-powered vehicles and a fueling infrastructure a reality in Hawaii by 2015. The plan, called the Hawaii Hydrogen Initiative (H((2))I), aims to integrate hydrogen as an...

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Monotype Imaging Inc.

Monotype Imaging Acquires Ascender Corp

Acquisition to Strengthen Monotype Imaging's Ability to Provide Premium Font Products and Services to Customers WOBURN, Mass. - Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: TYPE), a leading global provider of text imaging solutions, today announced it has acquired Ascender Corp., a privately held font provider with long-standing relationships with several leading brands including Google and Microsoft,...

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ABB Commences Previously Announced Tender Offer to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of Common Stock of Baldor Electric Company

ZURICH, Switzerland and FORT SMITH, Ark., Dec. 8, 2010 - Zurich, Switzerland and Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA, December 8, 2010 - ABB Ltd (NYSE: ABB), the leading power and automation technology group, and Baldor Electric Company (NYSE: BEZ) (Baldor), a North American leader in industrial motors, announced today that ABB's subsidiary, Brock Acquisition Corporation, is commencing the previously...

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Salesforce.com, inc.

Salesforce.com Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Heroku

Heroku is the leading Ruby application platform-as-a-service, powering more than 105,000 next-generation social and mobile cloud applications With an exploding community of more than 1 million developers, Ruby powers many of the leading Cloud 2 apps Heroku's Ruby cloud platform to accelerate enterprise customers' transition to new era of cloud computing Salesforce.com cloud platform will support...

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Olivier Jarrault Named President, Alcoa Engineered Products and Solutions, Succeeding William F. Christopher

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Olivier Jarrault, currently Chief Operating Officer, Alcoa Engineered Products and Building Systems, has been named president of Alcoa Engineered Products and Solutions, succeeding William F. (Bill) Christopher, who will retire effective April 1. In his new role, Jarrault will have overall responsibility strategically and operationally for EPS' six...

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New White Paper Examines Clinical Trial Material Production & Testing: What Your Contract Manufacturing Organization Is Not Telling You

AGAWAM, MASS. - For pharmaceutical manufacturers, delays in starting a clinical trial program due to issues involving the manufacture of clinical trial material (CTM) and the associated fill/finish and release work can make even the most dogged project managers wince in pain. A new, free white paper recommends a proven process of evaluating a cGMP contract manufacturing organization (CMO) to...

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Venmark International

Marketing Logic for Small Companies Looks beyond Web Search and SEO

A new paper that describes a logical marketing approach for small companies, especially industrial and technical entrepreneurs who believe if somebody needs my product or service they'll Google me," is being offered by Venmark International of Wellesley, Massachusetts. Marketing Logic for Small Companies describes an approach that can put your products in front of prospective customers when their...

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Mouser Electronics, Inc.

Mouser Electronics' Distribution Agreement with Phoenix Contact Expands to Europe

Mansfield, Texas, USA - December 7, 2010 - Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest electronic components and technologies, today announced its distribution agreement with Phoenix Contact now includes Europe, making Mouser one of the few European catalogue distributors for Phoenix Contact. Phoenix Contact is a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of...

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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Hosts Educational Webinar Series for Water and Environmental Testing Laboratories

PHILADELPHIA (December 8, 2010) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced a new series of free educational webinars designed for professionals working in water and environmental testing laboratories. The series of five webinars, presented by industry experts from EM2 Solutions, Pilgrim Software and the Winvale Group as well as Thermo Fisher, will...

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