H.I.G. Capital’s Portfolio Company Acquires Ferro’s Polymer Additives Business

Ferro Corporation announced today that it has completed the sale of the majority of the assets of its Polymer Additives business to Polymer Additives, Inc., a wholly owned portfolio company of H.I.G....

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:47 am

Preiss-Daimler Announces Acquisition of Johns Manville’s Glass Textiles Business in Sweden

Johns Manville (JM) and Preiss-Daimler (PD) announced today that a Preiss-Daimler group company will acquire Johns Manville’s Glass Textiles business in Sweden. The business is a leading...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:43 am

TPI Composites Inks Multiyear Supply Agreement with Vestas Wind Systems

TPI Composites announced today that it has signed a multiyear supply agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S to provide blades for the V110 wind turbine from TPI's factory in Dafeng, China. Vestas...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:41 am

New Report Analyzes Growth Opportunities in South African and Kenyan Adhesives Industries

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Key Growth Opportunities in the Industrial Adhesives Market in South Africa and Kenya" report to their offering. The South African...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:40 am

Rogers Enters Agreement for Arlon Acquisition

Rogers Corporation, a global leader in engineered materials solutions, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arlon, LLC, currently owned by Handy & Harman Ltd., for $157...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:38 am

PPG Industries Inks Acquisition Deal for REVOCOAT

PPG Industries today announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations with the AXSON Group to acquire REVOCOAT, a global supplier of sealants, adhesives and damper products for the automotive...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 7:34 am

Successful Production of First Alumina from Refinery at Ma’aden-Alcoa JV

The Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) and lightweight metals leader Alcoa today announced that the alumina refinery at their joint venture aluminum complex in Saudi Arabia has successfully...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 3:31 am

X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study of Model Lithium Electrolyte Provides Surprising Results

The lithium-ion batteries that mobilize our electronic devices need to be improved if they are to power electric vehicles or store electrical energy for the grid. Berkeley Lab researchers looking for...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 3:28 am

LORD MicroStrain Honored for Development of On-Rotor Helicopter HUM System

LORD Corporation MicroStrain® Sensing Systems – a global leader in developing embedded sensing systems for aerospace and industrial markets – was recently selected by Energy Harvesting Journal for...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 3:25 am

Markes International Announces Appointment of New Technical Marketing Director

Markes International (Llantrisant, UK), a specialist manufacturer of innovative analytical instrumentation for trace organic analysis, has announced the appointment of a new Technical Marketing...

Posted by on 22 December 2014 | 3:22 am