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2011-04-01 12:48:00

~ President Obama Announces National Clean Fleets Partnership ~ VANCOUVER, April 1 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX: WPT) (NASDAQ: WPRT), a global leader in alternative fuel, low-emissions transportation technologies, announced that today President Barack Obama, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood visited a UPS shipping facility in Landover, Maryland to view various alternative fuel vehicles from UPS, AT&T, Pepsi-Frito Lay,...

2011-02-21 16:39:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) announced today that it has signed an agreement to purchase United Holdings LLC ("United"), a distributor and service provider of engine and transmission related products for the oil and gas services, power generation and transportation industries, and manufacturer of oilfield service equipment. The base purchase price is $270 million in cash (before post-closing adjustments), plus a three-year earnout...

2010-12-02 00:00:49

New plant is expected to employ as many as 250 people within four years. Aiken, South Carolina (Vocus) December 1, 2010 The new MTU Detroit Diesel engine production facility celebrated its grand opening today, December 1, in Aiken, South Carolina. The plant will manufacture MTU Series 2000 and 4000 engines, primarily for the U.S. market. The assembly lines are the first step on the way to developing the Aiken plant into a broad production base in the U.S. As a next step, a manufacturing...

2010-11-30 12:06:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance AutoGas has augmented its Ohio operations with the addition of two new regional partners - a certified conversion center and propane AutoGas fuel provider. Auxier Gas and Xtreme Performance of the Greater Cincinnati and Cleveland areas, respectively, represent significant growth for Alliance's presence in the Midwest. Alliance offers America's fleets a turn-key alternative fuel solution of vehicle conversion, on-site fueling and...

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