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2014-08-01 16:21:52

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont today announced the election of Ulf M. "Mark" Schneider, President and CEO of Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA to its board of directors, effective Oct. 22. "Mark leads a significant global healthcare business and brings strong operating and international experience, including valuable perspective in emerging markets," said DuPont Chair and Chief Executive Officer Ellen Kullman. "He will be a strong asset to DuPont as we continue to...

2014-08-01 16:21:51

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolution Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MKT: EPM) today declared a monthly cash dividend on its perpetual non-convertible 8.5% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock. The dividend is for the month of August 2014 and is payable on September 1, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2014. The payment will be 1/12(th) of the 8.5% annualized amount, or approximately $0.177083 per share, based on the $25.00 per share liquidation...

2014-08-01 16:21:50

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or "the Company") (TSX:MND) today announced that its second quarter 2014 financial results will be released after market close on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, followed by a conference call with Mandalay CEO Brad Mills for investors and analysts on August 7, 2014 at 8:00 am (Toronto time). Analysts and interested investors are invited to participate using the following dial-in numbers:...

2014-08-01 16:21:49

MONCTON, NB, Aug. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling Group International Inc. ("Major Drilling") (TSX: MDI) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the assets and business of Taurus Drilling. Through this acquisition Major Drilling is entering into the underground percussive/longhole drilling sector with operations in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Pursuant to this transaction, Major Drilling has acquired 39 drill rigs, together with...

2014-08-01 16:21:43

MarketReportsStore.com adds "Winning and Retaining Business in the Australian Mining Equipment Sector, 2014" reports to its store. The analysis is based upon survey of 110 mine managers, procurement managers and other key decision-makers. DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A new Timetric survey finds that 30% of Australian mine and procurement managers expect to cut back spending on plant and heavy equipment over the remainder of 2014 and early 2015. This share is higher...

2014-08-01 16:21:41

Hydroelectric Plant Delivers Safe, Clean, Affordable Energy to 900,000 Homes FRESNO, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) marks 30 years of commercial operation at Helms Pumped Storage Project (PSP) this month. The hydroelectric facility was considered an engineering marvel when it was built and came on line in 1984, and continues to play a vital role today as well in California's clean energy future. Helms operators can take the plant...

2014-08-01 16:21:39

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Duke Energy President and CEO Lynn Good about the delay in reaching agreement on coal ash legislation in North Carolina. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "Duke Energy's top priority is the safe operation of our electric system and the well-being of the communities and customers we serve. We remain committed to doing the right thing on coal ash with storage solutions that protect the...

2014-08-01 16:21:32

DUBLIN, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "HVDC Converter Station Market by Type, by Technology, by Application and by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 HVDC Converter Station Market by Type (Monopolar, Bi-Polar, Back to Back, and Multi-Terminal), by Technology (Line Commutated Current Sourced Converters and Voltage Source Converters (VSC)), by...

2014-08-01 16:21:28

Creates One of World's Largest, Independent Manufacturers of Phosgene Products NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VanDeMark Chemical Inc., Lockport, NY, the largest, independent manufacturer of phosgene and phosgene derivatives in North America, today announced that it has acquired Framochem Kft, a leading European-based manufacturer of phosgene products, based in Hungary. The purchase unites two companies with complementary product offerings and creates one of the world's...

2014-08-01 16:21:26

Bolt-on Acquisition Expands Specialty Oil Field Products and Services Offering INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) ("Calumet" or the "Partnership") a leading independent producer of specialty hydrocarbon and fuel products, today announced that it acquired substantially all of the assets of privately-held Specialty Oilfield Solutions, Ltd. ("SOS") on August 1, 2014 for total cash consideration of $30.0 million. Founded...


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DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Cheetah Racing Cars
2014-06-23 06:16:01

Cheetah Racing Cars is a manufacturer of race cars in Australia. The design, engineering and production of Cheetah Race Cars are done by Brian Shead at a factory behind his home in Mordialloc, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The first car produced by Shead was for his own use in 1960 to race in the Formula Junior. He built another Cheetah in 1962 and a third in 1963. In 1970 he produced a MK4H Hill-climb car V-8 Oldsmobile, adding a redesign to previous cars. In 1973, Shead started to...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

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