BOSTON, January 13, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, today announced it has made a minority investment, through a secondary purchase from an existing shareholder, in AboveNet Communications, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT), a leading provider of fiber optic network services throughout major metropolitan cities in the United States and Europe. Terms of the investment […]
BOSTON, January 11, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, along with Madrone Capital Partners, a private investment firm, today announced a substantial investment in MicroSeismic, Inc. (MSI), a leading provider of microseismic data acquisition, analysis and interpretation to the global oil and gas industry. Terms of the investment were not disclosed.
December 23, 2010 — 2011 is upon us. You’ve made your own personal goals – eat better, save money, take that vacation you’ve been dreaming about forever. Now, what about resolutions for your service and repair plumbing/HVACR business? If you want new ideas and inspiration for new and better ways to streamline your business and […]
Slings using high-strength, lightweight fiber lift 2.6 million-pound sections of the new Bay Bridge MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Dec. 7, 2010– Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its high-strength Spectra® fiber is serving as a key component of industrial slings that are lifting the tower sections of the reconstructed San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. The fiber, which […]
December 3, 2010 — The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors (PHCC) Educational Foundation has installed its 2010-11 Board of Directors. The swearing-in ceremony, held Oct. 27th in Las Vegas in conjunction with CONNECT 2010, PHCC’s annual convention, marks the second year that the Foundation has maintained a Board that is separate from the PHCC’s Board.
Johnson Controls Automotive Experience enhances its seating components portfolio through the addition of high-end solutions for metal and mechanisms BURSCHEID, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in automotive seating systems, interior components and electronics, signed a purchase agreement to acquire the C. Rob. Hammerstein Group (CRH). CRH is […]
Ships to Host Preview Viewings of "Lone Star" and Raising Hope" Ahead of Upcoming TV Season SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (August 11, 2010) — In an industry first, Princess Cruises and FOX Television have joined together this summer to premiere two of FOX's fall primetime shows across the line's 17-vessel fleet. Throughout August, passengers on Princess […]
Travelers on Award-Winning Virgin Airlines Will Earn Virgin Points or Miles on All Four Airlines and the Opportunity to Win the Trip of a Lifetime to Necker Island Houston, TX – August 10, 2010 – Today, Sir Richard Branson announced at the National Business Travel Association International Convention and Exposition that the award-winning Virgin airlines […]
Development along Beltway 8 and strong growth draws a second Holiday Inn Express to the area August 5, 2010 – ATLANTA – IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms announces the opening of a new 87-room Holiday Inn Express in Houston, Texas. The Holiday […]