Verizon Wireless

Hudson County Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion

Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Calling, Data Access and Music ORANGEBURG, N.Y., July 20 /-- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents, commuters and visitors on Long Island, Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, has expanded its network with three new cell sites. The new Hudson County cell sites will...

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The Lincoln Electric

Lincoln Electric Announces the Acquisition of Nanjing Kuang Tai Welding Material Co., Ltd.

CLEVELAND, July 20 /-- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) today announced that it has acquired Nanjing Kuang Tai Welding Material Co., Ltd., a manufacturer of stick electrode products based in Nanjing, China. Lincoln previously owned 35% of Nanjing indirectly through its investment in Kuang Tai Metal Industrial Co. Ltd., the seller in the transaction. Nanjing's annual sales are...

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Hobart Brothers an ITW

Employees at Hobart Brothers Company Reach Safety Milestone

TROY, Ohio. July 24, 2007-The dedicated employees throughout several business units at Hobart Brothers Company recently reached a safety milestone: 1.5 million man-hours without a 'lost time accident'. The milestone was recorded as of June 30, 2007 and is the combined effort of 667 employees throughout the company's corporate office, five filler metal Business Units and Hobart Welding Products....

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Wheelabrator LaGrange, Georgia, Facility Celebrates 20 Years

LaGrange, GA - (July 23, 2007) - Wheelabrator Group will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its LaGrange, Ga., facility in September. The LaGrange location opened on Sept. 21, 1987, and it is the home of Wheelabrator Plus, the aftermarket-sales division that provides a full range of services, replacement parts and training. LaGrange is also home to the Wheelabrator Group North American Research...

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Cabot

Cabot Corporation Announces Expansion of Carbon Black Facility in Tianjin, China

BOSTON and TIANJIN, China, July 19 /-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) announced today it will expand its carbon black facility in the Tianjin Economic Technical Development Area (TEDA). Cabot Chemical (Tianjin) Co., Ltd., a joint venture with Shanghai Coking Chemical Co., will invest approximately $65 million to construct two additional rubber blacks units, increasing the nameplate capacity of the...

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American Fibertek

American Fibertek , Inc. Continues Global Expansion with Sales and Marketing Appointment

Somerset, NJ (July 19, 2007) - American Fibertek, Inc. (AFI), the security industry's leading independent supplier of fiber optic transmission systems for security applications, announced the appointment of a new Sales and Marketing Director for their EMEA operations. Marc Neile, who will be based out of AFI's new office in the Netherlands, will be responsible for the Sales and Marketing...

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Saint-Gobain: Norandex Acquisition in the United States

Saint-Gobain: Norandex Acquisition in the United States PARIS, July 18 -- Saint-Gobain has announced the acquisition of the Norandex group in the United States from Owens Corning. Norandex has 2,200 employees and delivered sales of $866 million in 2006 split into two activities: building materials distribution and vinyl siding manufacturing. The Norandex merchant brand, which will be integrated...

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Oracle America

Oracle Buys Online Identity Theft and Fraud Detection Leader Bharosa

Combination to Deliver Next-generation of Risk-based Access Management REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 18 -- Oracle today announced that it has agreed to acquire Bharosa, Inc., a leading provider of software that helps combat online identity theft and fraud. Strong authentication and fraud detection are increasingly critical components of identity management deployments and are seeing rapid...

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SSAB

SSAB Successfully Completes Acquisition of IPSCO

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 18 /-- SSAB Svenskt Stal AB today announced that the acquisition of IPSCO Inc. was successfully completed for U.S. $160 per share. The acquisition has been approved by shareholders, Competition Authorities and the Boards of Directors of both companies. I am very pleased to announce the successful closing of the IPSCO acquisition. This is yet another milestone in our SSAB...

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Stack Limited Acquired by Auto Meter Products, Inc.

Stack Limited was acquired by Auto Meter Products, Inc., a Harbour Group company, announced Alan Rock, Managing Director of Stack. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Stack Limited, based in Bicester, England, is a leading global developer and supplier of professional-quality instrumentation and data acquisition systems for automotive racing and other rugged applications. Stack's...

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