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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Numonyx(TM) is New Name for Pending STMicroelectronics and Intel Flash Memory Company

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and GENEVA, July 19 /-- Intel Corporation, STMicroelectronics and Francisco Partners unveiled today the company name of Numonyx(TM) for the pending independent semiconductor company announced on May 22. Numonyx, being created from the key assets of businesses that last year generated approximately $3.6 billion in combined annual revenue, will focus on supplying non-volatile...

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ZF Active Safety & Electronics US

TRW Expands Operations in Eastern Europe with a New Plant in Slovakia

BYTCA, Slovakia, July 20 /-- TRW Automotive's Engineered Fasteners & Components business today announced that it has expanded operations in the growing market of Eastern Europe with the addition of a new plant in Bytca, Slovakia. TRW Automotive Slovakia s.r.o., a subsidiary of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp (NYSE:TRW), will manufacture interior and cockpit components. The plant is expected to...

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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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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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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 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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Keithley Announces Joint Development Partnership with France's CEA LETI Laboratory to Pursue Advanced Nanotechnology and Semiconductor Materials Research

Cleveland, Ohio ; Grenoble, France - July 18, 2007 - Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE:KEI), a leader in solutions for emerging measurement needs, announced that it has entered into a Joint Development Partnership (JDP) surrounding semiconductor device material testing technology with CEA Leti, one of the world's most sophisticated semiconductor development laboratories. The JDP calls for Keithley...

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Otis President Inaugurates First 'Green' Elevator Factory in the World

FARMINGTON, Conn., July 18 -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), opened the world's first green elevator manufacturing facility, which will produce environmentally friendly elevator systems. The Otis TEDA Elevator Center, located in the heart of China's Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area (TEDA) on a 1.5 million square-foot (141,643 square-meter)...

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