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Contracts | Mergers & Acquisitions | Personnel | Awards


ABB Wins $140 Million Smelter Project in Qatar
ABB has been awarded a $140-million contract by Qatalum, a joint venture between Qatar Petroleum and Norway’s Hydro Aluminum. 08/23/07

Siemens Provides Equipment for Northeast Utilities' Transmission Projects
Northeast Utilities (NU), an energy company based in Connecticut, has purchased four of Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution’s (PT&D) new 550-kilovolt (kV) dead tank circuit breakers with FA5 spring-spring operator technology. 08/22/07

L-3 Selected for United Kingdom Project
L-3 Communications has announced that its Integrated Systems (L-3 IS) subsidiary has been selected as one of two preferred bidders in the assessment phase of Project LISTENER for the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defense. 08/16/07


Mergers & Acquisitions

Philips to Acquire Healthcare Informatics Company XIMIS Inc.
Philips Electronics will acquire XIMIS Inc., a provider of a next generation radiology information system (RIS). 08/21/07

Thomas & Betts Corporation to Acquire Lamson & Sessions
Thomas & Betts Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Lamson & Sessions in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $450 million.

Emerson Acquires Decision Management International
Emerson announced it has acquired Decision Management International, Inc. (DMI) of Bradenton, Florida. 08/16/07



ILSCO Appoints New Personnel
ILSCO Corporation has appointed Thomas H. Quinn, Jr., as chief development officer and general counsel. 08/23/07

Superior Essex Appoints President to Lead Asia Pacific Magnet Wire Business
Superior Essex Inc. has appointed H. Patrick Jack as president of Essex Asia Pacific.  08/22/07

Carestream Health Establishes Founding Board of Directors
Carestream Health, Inc. has appointed members to its founding board of directors, which will help drive the company’s growth as an independent healthcare technology leader. 08/21/07

L-3 Appoints Two New Vice Presidents
L-3 Communications has named two new vice presidents. 08/17/07


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Industrial Controls Shipments Surge to 7-Year High
NEMA’s Primary Industrial Controls Index increased 7 percent between the first and second quarters of 2007. 08/22/07


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NEMA Publishes ANSI_ANSLG C78.380-2007 American National Standard for Electric Lamps— High-Intensity Discharge Lamps, Method of Designation
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), on behalf of the American National Standard Lighting Group (ANSLG), has published ANSI_ANSLG C78.380-2007 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—High-Intensity Discharge Lamps, Method of Designation. 08/21/07

NEMA Publishes Paper on Wiring Requirements for T-8 Fluorescent Lamps with Instant-start Ballasts
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published LSD2A-2007 Application Note: Wiring Requirements for T-8 Fluorescent Lamps with Instant-start Ballasts. 08/20/07


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GE Healthcare and Sprint Deliver Enhanced Wireless Connectivity to Hospitals
GE Healthcare and Sprint have partnered to provide in-building wireless communications services to hospitals in North America. 08/20/07

Schneider Electric Opens New Electronic Manufacturing Plant in Indonesia
Schneider Electric Manufacturing Batam recently opened its new electronic plant. 08/17/07

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