Business News Archive - December 03, 2007

Pengrowth Corporation (Pengrowth), administrator of Pengrowth Energy Trust (TSX: PGF.UN) (NYSE: PGH), is pleased to provide an update for 2008 based on a budget that was approved by its Board of Directors.

HOUSTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameriforge Group Inc. and Superior Holdings Inc. today jointly announced that they have reached an agreement for Ameriforge to acquire Superior and its subsidiaries -- SMI Manufacturing Inc. and PK Manufacturing, Inc.

An expert in aerospace industry transformation, William (Bill) Belgard, has joined the Aviation, Aerospace & Defense consulting practice of Oliver Wyman, one of the world's leading strategy and operations consulting firms. As the former head of The Belgard Group, based in Beaverton, Oregon, Mr.

Petroleum Intelligence Weekly this week published its annual ranking of the world's 50 largest oil companies, a long established benchmark survey recognized industry-wide as the leading source of comparative performance assessments on all the world's oil companies.

Milagro Exploration, LLC, a privately held exploration and production company, announced today that it has completed the purchase of the Gulf Coast Division of Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NYSE:HK).

World Fuel Services Corporation (NYSE:INT) today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of AVCARD, a leading global provider of charge card services and contract fuel sales to the aviation industry.

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.