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2012-02-07 10:15:00

Change leadership expert, Brett Clay, who attended the National Speakers Association (NSA) Conference during the Super Bowl, says people can achieve their goals and feel like Super Bowl champions if they get into the actuation zone--the mindset of putting change into motion. Only by making changes can people improve their success and attain their goals. Clay discusses how people, such as the NSA Conference attendees, can put change into motion. http://changeleadershipgroup.com Seattle, WA...

2011-01-03 06:00:00

CLEVELAND, Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, today announced that it completed the acquisition of the Actuation Business of Telair International Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), on December 31 for approximately $94 million in cash. The acquisition was previously announced on November 29, 2010. The Actuation...

2010-06-10 03:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has acquired UK-based Crompton Technology Group, Ltd. (CTG), a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced carbon fiber composite products for the aerospace, defense, advanced vehicle and clean energy markets. The transaction closed yesterday; terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. CTG (www.ctgltd.com), a privately-held company, employs approximately 150 people at its Banbury, UK facility....

2010-02-01 00:05:00

SINGAPORE, Feb. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SINGAPORE AIRSHOW - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by Russia's Irkut and Aviapribor to provide the flight control actuation system for the new Irkut MC-21 family of single-aisle commercial aircraft. The actuation system will become part of Aviapribor's complete integrated flight control system for the MC-21. Goodrich will contract with Aviapribor to design, develop and produce primary and secondary flight control...

2009-12-08 12:49:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 8, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has elected Frank DiPiero as the corporation's Secretary, in addition to his current position as Vice President and Segment Counsel, Actuation and Landing Systems. He succeeds Sally Geib in the Secretary role. Geib will assume principal legal responsibility for acquisitions and divestitures in addition to her current position as Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Commenting on the change,...

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