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Army Awards Energy Savings Performance Contract to Johnson Controls
The U.S. Army's Fort Irwin recently awarded Johnson Controls Government Systems, LLC, one of the first new federal Energy Savings Performance Contracts since Congressional reauthorization of the program after a year-long lapse in 2004. 7/15/05

Siemens to Help George Mason University Save $15 Million in Energy Costs
Siemens Building Technologies, Inc., and George Mason University have reached agreement on a 15-year energy performance contract that will save Virginia’s largest state university a minimum of $1 million per year in energy costs. 7/12/05

Honeywell to Supply Equipment for South American Pulp Mill
Honeywell International Inc. will supply the entire automation system for a new pulp mill in western Uruguay that will open in 2007. 7/11/05

Schneider Electric to Provide Industrial Automation to Daimler Chrysler
Schneider Electric Germany has signed a contract with Daimler Chrysler for industrial automation solutions and a power distribution package. 7/8/05

Siemens Wins 400 Million Euro Indian Power Plant Order
Siemens has won an order worth more than 400 million euros ($477 million) to build a power plant in India for a Torrent Group subsidiary. 7/7/05

Econolite Completes New England Data Collection and Management Project
Econolite Control Products, Inc., has successfully completed deployment of the first data collection and management service installation in New England. 7/6/05

ABB Has Energy Efficiency Agreement with Italian Power Generation Company
ABB has signed a frame agreement with the Italian power generation company Ansaldo Energia to improve energy efficiency at power plants. 7/5/05


Mergers & Acquisitions

Eaton to Purchase Hayward Industries’ Industrial Filtration Business
Eaton Corporation has reached an agreement with Hayward Industries, Inc., to purchase its industrial filtration business. 7/12/05

Philips to Acquire Healthcare IT Company Stentor Inc.
Royal Philips Electronics will acquire Stentor, a leading provider of picture archiving and communication systems used for storing, managing, and distributing digital radiology images throughout hospitals and healthcare facilities. 7/8/05



Lincoln Electric Announces Executive Management Appointments
Lincoln Electric International Holding Company, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., announced that David M. LeBlanc has been appointed president of Lincoln Electric Europe, succeeding Ralph C. Fernandez. 7/5/05



American Power Conversion Rakes in Awards in the Second Quarter
American Power Conversion received more than 20 awards during the second quarter of 2005 from global business, trade, and research publications and groups. 7/13/05

Federal-Mogul Receives SAE Environmental Excellence Award
Federal-Mogul has received the Society of Automotive Engineers Environmental Excellence in Transportation Award for an air injection control system. 7/11/05

Image Sensing Systems Named to Fortune Small Business 100
Image Sensing Systems, Inc., recently announced that Fortune Small Business has ranked the company 24th on the fifth annual list of the 100 fastest growing small companies in America. 7/7/05


NEMA Updates Two Portable Battery Standards
The ANSI C18 Committee recently published the latest versions of two standards, ANSI C18.1M, Part 1-2005, American National Standard for Portable Primary Cells and Batteries with Aqueous Electrolyte—General and Specifications, and ANSI C18.3M, Part 1-2005, American National Standard for Portable Lithium Primary Cells and Batteries—General and Specifications. 7/13/05


GE Opens Chinese Manufacturing Facility to Serve Global Lighting Industry
Demonstrating its strong commitment to the Chinese economy, GE has announced the opening of its first quartz manufacturing facility in Wuxi New Zone, located in East China's Jiangsu province. 7/11/05


July 18, 2005
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