Daily Archives: 29, August 2023

Global Campaign ‘The Meningitis Flag’ Launched to Raise Meningitis Awareness Ahead of Paris 2024 Paralympic Games

(IN BRIEF) Meningitis Research Foundation, the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations (CoMO), and Sanofi have united to introduce ‘The Meningitis Flag,’ a worldwide campaign aimed at increasing awareness in the fight against meningitis. The campaign, supported by para-athletes including Ellie Challis, … Read the full press release

Carmeuse Buffington Operation Supports Back-to-School with Donation of Supplies

(IN BRIEF) Buffington, part of Carmeuse, has extended its support to the local community by contributing to a “Back-to-School” initiative. Recognizing the challenges students face as they start a new school year, the Boys and Girls Club of Gary, Indiana … Read the full press release

Carmeuse’s Mine Rescue Teams Excel at KMI Competition, Demonstrating Safety Expertise

(IN BRIEF) Carmeuse’s mine rescue teams, the Luttrell Rangers and Black River Bandits, showcased their skills and expertise at the Kentucky Mining Institute (KMI) Rescue Competition in Lexington. Competing against other teams, the Rangers achieved an impressive third-place finish overall, … Read the full press release

Carmeuse Supports Abbey Rose Foundation 5K Trail Run/Walk to Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

(IN BRIEF) Carmeuse Huron Operation continued its tradition of supporting regional 5K races by participating in the Abbey Rose Foundation 5K Trail Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run. The event, held at Fabens Park in Huron, Ohio, saw participants navigating diverse … Read the full press release

Sandoz Expands Hospital Offering and Anti-Infectives Portfolio with Mycamine® Brand Rights Acquisition

(IN BRIEF) Sandoz, a global leader in generic and biosimilar medicines, has successfully acquired the worldwide brand rights for the systemic antifungal agent Mycamine® (micafungin sodium) from Astellas. This acquisition bolsters Sandoz’s position in the global hospital sector and enhances … Read the full press release

Efterklang’s Sound Design for NOFO Hotel & Wine Bar Earns Coveted Red Dot Award

(IN BRIEF) Efterklang, a part of AFRY, has been honored for its inventive and creative utilization of sound design and audio branding. The customized sound design concept created for the NOFO Hotel & Wine Bar in Stockholm has been recognized … Read the full press release

UniCredit Successfully Completes Share Buy-Back Transactions as Part of 2022 Programme

(IN BRIEF) UniCredit S.p.A. has successfully concluded a series of share buy-back transactions in accordance with the Second Tranche of the Buy-Back Programme 2022. The program, initiated on June 30, 2023, was carried out under the authorization of the Shareholders’ … Read the full press release

CFM Indosuez Launches Campaign Emphasizing the Link Between Work and Wealth Creation

(IN BRIEF) CFM Indosuez has unveiled a new campaign centered around the synergy between work and the fundamental drive to generate, safeguard, and expand wealth. Highlighting the intrinsic connection between effort and financial prosperity, CFM Indosuez acknowledges the pivotal role … Read the full press release

Iberdrola Mexico Joins Forces with Pride Connection to Enhance LGBT+ Workplace Inclusion

(IN BRIEF) Iberdrola Mexico has joined forces with Pride Connection to launch a comprehensive initiative focused on fostering LGBT+ inclusivity and eradicating workplace discrimination. The collaboration involves commitments laid out in a decalogue that aims to create safe spaces, raise … Read the full press release

Henkel Showcases Advanced Battery Component Solutions at Battery Show North America

(IN BRIEF) Henkel, a leader in adhesive technologies, is presenting its cutting-edge solutions for enhancing battery components at the Battery Show North America. As the electric vehicle market continues to expand, Henkel’s innovations focus on simplifying battery designs, increasing process … Read the full press release

Egis Oversees Capital Repair of Bridge Crossings in Eastern Ukraine

(IN BRIEF) Egis experts are playing a crucial role in supervising the technical aspects of capital repairs for several bridge crossings in the Chernihiv, Kharkiv, and Kyiv regions of Ukraine. One of the severely affected bridges across the Desna River … Read the full press release

Egis Successfully Integrates and Rebrands WME to Strengthen Building Engineering Services

(IN BRIEF) Egis has completed the successful integration and rebranding of WME, a strategic acquisition made last year, reflecting Egis’ commitment to becoming a leading provider of comprehensive building engineering services in the Middle East and India. The merger of … Read the full press release

BBVA Innovates Online Access with Bizum Service, Revolutionizing Customer Interaction

(IN BRIEF) BBVA, the first bank in Spain to do so, has launched a new Bizum service that allows its customers to conveniently register and log in at online retailers and service providers. This feature streamlines the registration and access … Read the full press release

Boskalis to Enhance A2 Motorway in Limburg with Innovative Approach

(IN BRIEF) Boskalis, a prominent Dutch company, has secured a contract from Rijkswaterstaat to widen the A2 motorway between junctions Het Vonderen and Kerensheide. This infrastructure project aims to alleviate traffic congestion on the key north-south motorway in southern Limburg. … Read the full press release

Loughborough University Athletes Shine at World Athletics Championships, Bringing Home Multiple Medals

(IN BRIEF) Loughborough University athletes have achieved remarkable success at the World Athletics Championships held in Budapest. Over nine days of intense competition, the university’s athletes secured an impressive medal tally of three golds, one silver, and two bronze medals. … Read the full press release

Swiss Re Introduces AI-Powered Mental Health App, Collaborates with Wysa for Holistic Support

(IN BRIEF) Swiss Re Reinsurance Solutions has partnered with Wysa to launch Wysa Assure, an AI-driven mental health support app. Combining Swiss Re’s risk expertise with Wysa’s AI technology, the app offers on-demand mental health assistance through an AI chatbot … Read the full press release

Rheinmetall Gains New Order in Fuel Cell Component Sector, Boosts Hydrogen Initiative

(IN BRIEF) Rheinmetall AG, a tech enterprise, has secured an order worth several million euros for cathode and shut-off valves from a prominent fuel cell specialist in Europe’s heavy transport sector. This victory adds to Rheinmetall’s string of six series … Read the full press release

Indra Renews ISO 9001 Certification for Global Quality Management System

(IN BRIEF) Global technology and consulting leader Indra has successfully renewed its ISO 9001 Quality Management System certification, attesting to its adherence to the ISO 9001 standard’s requirements and high-level implementation across the organization. AENOR, the certifying body, recognized Indra’s … Read the full press release

DNV Releases New Service Specification for Validating Low-Carbon Hydrogen and Ammonia Claims

(IN BRIEF) Global energy expert DNV has introduced its latest service specification, DNV-SE-0654, outlining procedures to verify assertions made by companies regarding the production and distribution of low-carbon hydrogen and ammonia. This service empowers hydrogen producers to demonstrate compliance with … Read the full press release

Expro Advances Subsea Services Portfolio with PRT Offshore Acquisition

(IN BRIEF) Energy services provider Expro has announced its definitive agreement to acquire PRT Offshore, an offshore services provider, in a deal valued at approximately $106 million. The acquisition, subject to closing conditions and working capital adjustments, will be paid … Read the full press release

Equinor Acquires 25% Stake in US Carbon Capture and Storage Project, Bayou Bend

(IN BRIEF) Equinor has solidified its position in the low-carbon solutions arena with a 25% stake acquisition in Bayou Bend CCS LLC. This partnership bolsters one of the largest US carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects situated along the Gulf … Read the full press release

SEAT S.A. Achieves Record-Breaking H1 Financial Results Driven by CUPRA’s Success and Increased SEAT Brand Volume

(IN BRIEF) SEAT S.A. has achieved exceptional financial results in the first half of 2023, with an operating profit of 371 million euros, showcasing a notable increase due to the success of its CUPRA brand and heightened SEAT brand volume. … Read the full press release