Amerlux, Inc.

Amerlux Lighting Solutions Appoints Ted des Enfants VP of International Sales

Amerlux Expands To Serve Specifiers and National Accounts On A Global Level Fairfield, New Jersey - To meet the growing needs of specifiers and national accounts on an international level, Amerlux Lighting Solutions CEO Chuck Campagna has announced the appointment of Ted des Enfants to Vice President of International Sales, a newly created position. Amerlux is a leader of task-specific, energy...

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CommScope Completes $2.65 Billion Acquisition of Andrew Corporation

HICKORY, N.C., Dec. 27 / -- CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) for a total purchase price of approximately $2.65 billion. As of today, Andrew will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of CommScope. We are delighted with the closing of the Andrew transaction, which marks a new chapter in the history of our company," said...

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Applied Materials, Inc.

Applied Materials to Accelerate Its Solar Roadmap with Acquisition of Baccini

Applied Materials, Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire Baccini S.p.A., a leading supplier of automated metallization and test systems for manufacturing crystalline silicon (c-Si) photovoltaic (PV) cells. This integrated equipment set addresses critical processing steps in c-Si solar cell production that significantly affect solar cell efficiency and yield, while enabling the use of...

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VOXX International

Audiovox Completes Acquisition of Thomson's Consumer Electronics Audio Video Business

AUPPAUGE, N.Y., Jan. 3 -- Audiovox Corporation (NASDAQ:VOXX) announced today that on December 31, 2007, it completed its acquisition of Thomson's Consumer Electronics Audio Video Business outside of Europe, including the worldwide rights to the RCA brand for consumer electronics audio video product lines except TVs and certain additional product categories. As previously announced, the purchase...

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Dow to Expand Its Manufacturing and R&D Facility in Correggio, Italy

Correggio to become a world-class R&D facility for Dow Polyurethane Systems business Midland, MI - November 28, 2007 The Dow Chemical Company has announced plans to expand its facilities at Correggio, Italy, in a move that will position the site as Dow's global research and development center for polyurethane systems formulation and application technology. The Company also plans to increase...

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Dow Wolff Cellulosics Closing HEC Plant in Aratu, Brazil

Business is Prioritizing Investments on Break-through Improvements and Technologies to Enable Long-term, Customer Success Across Key Market Segments SÃ-£o Paulo, Brazil - December 04, 2007 Dow Wolff Cellulosics today announced the Dow facility producing CELLOSIZE(TM) Hydroxyethyl Cellulose (HEC) Polymers at Aratu, Brazil will be closed in the first quarter of 2008 because it is not globally...

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Farr Automation Moves to Ashland

Ashland - Farr Automation, Inc., designers and builders of automated equipment and robotic systems for industry, would like to announce the relocation and expansion of their business. Farr Automation moved their business from Richland County to the city of Ashland. They are operating in a 26,000 sq. ft. facility at 58 Sugarbush Court, previously owned and occupied by Nagle Manufacturing, just off...

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Endeavour Catamaran Corp.

Endeavour Enters into Agreement on Aegis Prospect

HOUSTON, Dec. 27 -- Endeavour International Corporation (AMEX:END) today announced that Aker Exploration AS will acquire an interest in production license PL 304, located in block 25/10 on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) in the North Sea. Aker Exploration will supply the Aker Barents semi-submersible rig to drill the Aegis prospect in PL 304. Aker Exploration will acquire a 20 percent...

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Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating

New Sales Office Strengthens Mitsubishi Electric HVAC's Commitment to Quality Service

Southern Zone Sales Office Opens in Suwanee, Ga. SUWANEE, Ga., November 30, 2007 - Mitsubishi Electric HVAC Advanced Products Division, Suwanee, Ga., has recently opened the southern zone sales office in Suwanee, Ga., to support continued sales growth and provide quality customer service. The opening of the southern zone sales office demonstrates Mitsubishi Electric HVAC's commitment to providing...

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TriMas Corp.

Arrow Engine Establishes Partnership with Yantai Arrow Mechanical Products Co., Ltd in China

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Jan. 2 -- TriMas Corporation (NYSE:TRS) -- a diversified growth company of high-end, specialty niche businesses -- today announced that Arrow Engine Company, part of the Energy Products group of TriMas, has opened a facility in Shandong, China and partnered with Yantai Arrow Mechanical Products Co., Ltd. The 26,000 square meter facility will enable Arrow to grow its Gas...

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