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Caterpillar Inc. Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman, currently taking part in the U.S.-Africa Business Forum in New York City, announced that the company, its independent dealers and the Caterpillar Foundation plan to invest more than $1 billion in countries throughout Africa over the next five years. Today's news reconfirms Caterpillar's long-term commitment to the continent and is intended to provide a major upgrade in customer service..."/>
Caterpillar and Dealers Announce $1 Billion Investment in Business, Education and Training across Africa
Nordson MARCH, a Nordson company, a global leader in plasma cleaning technology, introduces its Plasma Confinement Ring for wafer processing and wafer fan-out applications. The ring concentrates and focuses the plasma directly over the wafer to speed up the etching process, provide uniform plasma coverage, and to isolate the plasma on the wafer itself rather than the area around or below it."/>
Nordson MARCH’s Plasma Confinement Ring Increases Etch Rate and Improves Treatment Uniformity for Wafer Processing
UniFirst Corporation recently announced that it has completed an acquisition of Arrow Uniform for approximately $122 million. The deal is structured as an asset acquisition, with UniFirst acquiring essentially all of Arrow’ s assets and virtually none of its liabilities.. UniFirst is a leading provider of workplace uniforms and facility services to businesses, large and small, within a wide range of industries throughout the U.S. and Canada."/>
UniFirst Announces Acquisition of Arrow Uniform
Pitney Bowes, a global technology company that provides innovative products and solutions to power commerce, today announced a new alliance with Lighthouse Computer Services, a leading Northeast Systems Integrator with an expanding Big Data and Analytics practice. The two companies will go to market with customized data solutions designed to help businesses attract and retain valuable customers, improve the efficiency of marketing campaigns, and..."/>
Lighthouse Computer Services Strikes New Partnership with Pitney Bowes to Deliver Advanced Data Solutions
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced today it received a contract from Singapore Refining Company Private Limited, a joint venture between Singapore Petroleum Company and Chevron, to provide services for an upgrade project at SRC’ s refinery in Jurong Island, Singapore. Jacobs is providing concept definition and front-end engineering design services for the upgrade of the refinery’ s naphtha splitter unit, naphtha hydrotreating unit and catalytic..."/>
Jacobs Wins Upgrade Project Contract from Singapore Refining Company
Celanese Corporation, Univar Inc., Braskem S.A., and Ashland Inc.. Yesterday, Tuesday, September 20, 2016, indices were trading positively with the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 5,241.35, up 0.12%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.05% higher, to finish at 18,129.96; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,139.76, up 0.03%."/>
Research Reports Coverage on Chemicals Stocks -- Celanese, Univar, Braskem, and Ashland
Armstrong World Industries Inc., EMCOR Group Inc., Continental Building Products Inc., and China Ceramics Company Ltd. At the close of yesterday's session, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 5,241.35, up 0.12%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.05% higher, to finish at 18,129.96; and the S&P 500 closed at..."/>
Research Reports Initiation on Industrial Goods Stocks -- Armstrong World Industries, EMCOR, Continental Building Products, and China Ceramics
TASER International and the global leader in digital evidence management solutions with the leading body-worn camera, today announced the purchase of 1,015 Axon Flex and Body 2 cameras by the Atlanta Police Department. APD secured a five-year unlimited subscription to the Axon cloud solution, Evidence.com, to help store, manage and share data from the body cameras and other digital evidence sources."/>
Atlanta Police Department To Deploy 1,015 Axon Body Cameras and Unlimited Data Storage on Evidence.com
Chorus Aviation Inc. today announced a monthly dividend of $0.04 per Class A and Class B share payable on or after October 19, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2016. These dividends qualify as eligible dividends in Canada and qualifying dividends in the United States. Chorus is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol of CHR. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Chorus was incorporated on..."/>
Chorus Aviation Inc. announces September 2016 dividend
HERC Holdings Inc., Myriad Genetics Inc., Qiagen NV, and INC Research Holdings Inc.. At the close of Tuesday's trading session, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 5,241.35, up 0.12%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.05% higher, to finish at 18,129.96; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,139.76, up 0.03%."/>
Services Stocks on Investors' Radar -- HERC, Myriad Genetics, Qiagen, and INC Research
Teekay Tankers Ltd, Top Ships Inc., Teekay Offshore Partners L.P., and Kirby Corp. to see where they sit in the market right now."/>
Research Reports Initiation on Shipping Stocks -- Teekay Tankers, Top Ships, Teekay Offshore Partners, and Kirby
Mitsubishi auto dealership. The Madison Plan Commission on Monday night approved a demolition permit for 910 Ann St., now occupied by the shuttered Expo Inn, which had been targeted by the city as a nuisance because of its history as a magnet for violence, drugs and prostitution. Documents filed with the demolition permit indicate..."/>
Expo Inn site will be demolished for Mitsubishi dealership [The Wisconsin State Journal]
Rockwell Collins to provide its industry-leading touchscreen flight displays for all five flight deck displays on the new Boeing 777 X. The advanced touchscreen capability will make the flight deck more intuitive for pilots and..."/>
Boeing 777X to Feature Touchscreen Flight Displays from Rockwell Collins
Aecon Group Inc. announced today that it intends to release its third quarter 2016 financial results on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 after market close, and has scheduled a conference call for 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016.. Teri McKibbon, President and Chief Executive Officer, and David Smales, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host the conference call. Participants should dial 416-359-3130 or 1-800-685-3601 at..."/>
Aecon schedules third quarter 2016 financial results and conference call
Zhaopin Limited, a leading career platform in China focused on connecting users with relevant job opportunities throughout their career lifecycles, announced winners of the "Top 100 China Best Employer Award" for 2016.. Among this year's Top 100 employers, 26 companies were from the manufacturing sector, including Audi China, BMW China, BAIC Group and Toyota. Companies in the IT/telecom/electronics/internet sector made significant progress..."/>
Zhaopin Announces 2016 Top 100 Employers In China
Copart Inc on Wednesday reported a GAAP net income of USD84.1m or USD0.71 GAAP diluted net income per common share for the quarter ended 31 July 2016, an increase of USD26.7m or 46.5% from the net income of USD57.4m or USD0.44 GAAP diluted net income per common share in the same period of 2015.. The company's fourth fiscal quarter revenue was USD332.7m, up by USD50.4m or 17.8% from the revenue of USD282.3m in the fiscal fourth quarter of 2015.. Copart provides vehicle sellers with a..."/>
Copart reports 46.5% increased net income for Q4 fiscal 2016 year over year
Lockheed Martin opened a new bioenergy facility in Owego, New York, at a ribbon cutting ceremony today. The system, which is now completing commissioning, uses Concord Blue's advanced technology that will convert waste into clean, renewable energy. "This new bioenergy technology can change the way our world addresses clean energy and waste management challenges," said Frank Armijo, vice president of Lockheed Martin Energy."/>
Tech Breakthrough: Lockheed Martin Opens Advanced Bioenergy Plant; New System to Convert Waste into Clean Power for the Lockheed Martin Facility in Owego, New York
Experian ®— together with eight bloggers— announced the findings from a nationwide consumer survey that covers the gamut of personal finance topics. Respondents feel optimistic about their finances, but stress surrounding income expectations, debt reduction and retirement investments diminish their confidence in a strong financial future Lack of income and funds are..."/>
New survey reveals consumers' financial attitudes and habits from A to Z
WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, today introduced its OnGuardMAX™ advanced emergency braking system for trucks and buses, which provides up to full braking when confronted with both stationary and moving vehicles ahead. WABCO is the industry’ s first OEM independent system supplier to offer AEBS and OnGuardMAX marks..."/>
WABCO Introduces OnGuardMAX Advanced Emergency Braking System; Innovative Technology Adds Full Braking on Stationary Vehicles Ahead; Further Enables Automated Driving for Commercial Vehicles

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