Sunbelt Rentals

Sunbelt Rentals Completes Acquisition of NationsRent

CHARLOTTE, N.C.-- Sept. 1, 2006--Sunbelt Rentals, Inc., one of the leading US equipment rental companies serving the commercial construction and industrial markets, today announced the completion of the acquisition by merger of NationsRent Companies, Inc. The acquisition, valued at over $1 billion, of NationsRent by Sunbelt Rentals forms the third largest equipment rental provider in the US...

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Charter Manufacturing Announces European Acquisition Under Milwaukee Wire Products Division

England's Valve Train Components will enhance Milwaukee Wire Products and Charter Manufacturing's position as a global supplier Acquisition complements existing offices in the U.S., Europe, Japan and manufacturing facilities in Canada and the U.S. MILWAUKEE, Wis., USA - Charter Manufacturing Company of Mequon, Wisconsin, today announced it has purchased Valve Train Components Limited (VTC) of...

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Cisco Systems Named Intermec Alliance Partner of the Year

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 1, 2007 -- Intermec Inc. presented a special Alliance Partner of the Year award to Cisco Systems at its Global Sales Summit. Cisco received the award for providing innovative wireless solutions for Intermec customers around the world. The value of this long-standing partnership is the benefits it brings to Intermec and Cisco joint customers, said Gary Jones, vice president...

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Arcelor Mittal Announces Partnership for a Seamless Tube Mill in Saudi Arabia

Rotterdam/Luxembourg, 15 February 2007 - Arcelor Mittal has signed a joint venture agreement with the Bin Jarallah Group of companies for the design and construction of a seamless tube mill in Saudi Arabia. This state of the art facility will be located in Jubail Industrial City, north of Al Jubail on the Persian Gulf. The mill will have a capacity of 500,000 tons per year. About two thirds of...

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digi key

Digi-Key Corporation and SANYO Energy (USA) Corporation Ink Distribution Agreement

Thief River Falls, Minnesota and Frisco, Texas (USA) - February 15, 2007 - Digi-Key Corporation and SANYO Energy (USA) Corporation announced today the signing of a distribution agreement. SANYO Energy (USA) Corporation, part of the SANYO Electric Group, utilizes its vast research and development resources as it strives to create and improve battery technology to provide rechargeable power for...

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Air Liquide USA

South America: A New Commercial Success In Steel

Air Liquide is pleased to announce a major commercial success in the growing Brazilian steel market. An international partnership consisting of Air Liquide Brazil; White Martins, a wholly owned subsidiary of Praxair Inc; and ThyssenKrupp MinEnergy, a wholly owned subsidiary of the ThyssenKrupp group, has signed a twenty-year agreement to supply industrial gases to ThyssenKrupp CSA Companhia...

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FM Global

Thousands of New Product Updates Available in FM Approvals' Just Released 2007 Approval Guide

NORWOOD, Mass. - Architects, consulting engineers, plant managers, contractors and product buyers: Looking to select the right equipment and materials to address property threats and protect your facilities? Product testing and certification organization FM Approvals, a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory, has just published its comprehensive 2007 Approval Guide on CD-ROM. The 2007 Approval...

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Alcoa Appoints Ratan Tata, Chairman of Tata Sons Ltd. Of India, to Board of Directors

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today Ratan N. Tata, Chairman of Tata Sons Ltd., has been appointed a director of the company to fill a vacancy on the board. Tata Sons is the holding company of the Tata Group, India's largest private sector conglomerate. There are now 11 directors on Alcoa's board. In making the announcement, Alcoa Chairman and CEO Alain Belda said, Ratan's global business...

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Munters Moisture Control Services Appoints Brown National Sales Manager, Construction Services

Russ Brown has been named national sales manager, construction services, for Moisture Control Services (MCS), a division of Munters AB. MCS' global division offers complete services for water and fire damage restoration and remediation, and for temporary climate control in construction, industrial, surface preparation and coating, and preservation applications. Munters AB is a publicly owned...

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Sanyo Adds TK Security Group to Growing Family of Sales Partners

Territory Includes Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. Chatsworth, CA (February 9, 2007) - Sanyo Security Systems, a division of Sanyo Fisher Company, has named TK Security Group, Inc. of Corinth, Texas their latest independent representative organization, covering the territory of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. The announcement made today by Frank Abram, Vice President/General...

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