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DCPS Opens New Office In The Denver Tech Center

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 3:10pm

DENVER, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Denver Commercial Property Services ("DCPS") opens new office in the Denver Tech Center ("DTC").This new location brings an additional 8,000 square feet of space with a warehouse, capacity of seating 50 more employees, a one-acre parking lot with available storage for equipment, a 100% renovation and parking lot resurfacing.

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  • DENVER, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Denver Commercial Property Services ("DCPS") opens new office in the Denver Tech Center ("DTC").This new location brings an additional 8,000 square feet of space with a warehouse, capacity of seating 50 more employees, a one-acre parking lot with available storage for equipment, a 100% renovation and parking lot resurfacing.
  • This office houses managers and divisional employees for Asphalt and Concrete, Painting, Waterproofing and Specialty Coatings, and Janitorial sectors of the company.
  • "We are proud to announce the expansion of our offices into DTC," said Matt Harmon, co-owner of DCPS.
  • Learn more about Spyder Construction here: https://spydercon.com/
    Denver Commercial Property Services (DCPS) provides commercial property services to 1,100+ clients across Colorado.

Suncor Energy reports second quarter 2021 results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:20am

CALGARY, Alberta, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Suncor generated $2.4 billion in funds from operations in the quarter while also completing significant turnaround activities in the upstream and downstream businesses,” said Mark Little, president and chief executive officer. “The improved cash generation enabled us to increase shareholder returns to approximately $1.0 billion, representing approximately 40% of our funds from operations and we’re targeting further debt reduction in the latter half of the year in line with our previously announced capital allocation strategy.”

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  • Funds from operations increased to $2.362 billion ($1.57 per common share) in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $488 million ($0.32 per common share) in the prior year quarter.
  • Funds from operations were $2.362billion ($1.57 per common share) in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $488 million ($0.32 per common share) in the second quarter of 2020.
  • The companys net synthetic crude oil production increased to 437,200 barrels per day (bbls/d) in the second quarter of 2021 from 436,600 bbls/d in the second quarter of 2020.
  • The companys non-upgraded bitumen production increased to 178,500 bbls/d in the second quarter of 2021 from 117,100 bbls/d in the prior year quarter, which, for the second quarter in a row, included the best In Situ quarterly production in the companys history.

Northstar Clean Technologies Virtually Opens The Market

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:00pm

TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - Aidan Mills, Chief Executive Officer, Northstar Clean Technologies, ("Northstar" or the "Company") (TSXV: ROOF), and his team joined Arne Gulstene, Head, Company Services, TMX Group, to celebrate the Company's new listing on TSX Venture Exchange and open the market.

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  • TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - Aidan Mills, Chief Executive Officer, Northstar Clean Technologies, ("Northstar" or the "Company") (TSXV: ROOF), and his team joined Arne Gulstene, Head, Company Services, TMX Group, to celebrate the Company's new listing on TSX Venture Exchange and open the market.
  • Northstar Clean Technologies Inc. is a Vancouver-based clean technology company focused on the recovery and repurposing of single-use asphalt shingles.
  • Northstar plans to process used or defective asphalt shingle waste back into its three primary components for reuse/resale at its Empower Facility in Delta, British Columbia.
  • For Market Openings: Media may pick up a feed from the TOC (television operations centre) for all market open ceremonies.

Global Asphalt Additives Market Research Report (2020 to 2026) - by Technology, Type and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:46pm

What is the market size and forecast of the Global Asphalt Additives Market?

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  • What is the market size and forecast of the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • Which are the products/segments/applications/areas to invest in over the forecast period in the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Asphalt Additives Market?

Recycled Plastic Technology in Paving Embraced by City

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 2:43pm

Kao Specialties Americas, a US subsidiary of Tokyo-based Kao Corporation, announced this year the revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable than traditional asphalt in the paving industry.

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  • Kao Specialties Americas, a US subsidiary of Tokyo-based Kao Corporation, announced this year the revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable than traditional asphalt in the paving industry.
  • NEWTLAC 5000 quickly grabbed the attention of city officials that have now used the new additive made from discarded PET plastic, like clear single use water bottles, to repair roads.
  • Kao launches a revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable.
  • Finding a new use for PET plastic can divert millions of tons of plastic from landfills globally.

Northstar Produces Liquid Asphalt, Fiber and Aggregate in Small Batch Commissioning Runs and Receives Preliminary Testing Results from Third Party Independent Lab

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Northstar Clean Technologies Inc. is a Vancouver-based clean technology company focused on the recovery and repurposing of single-use asphalt shingles.

Key Points: 
  • Northstar Clean Technologies Inc. is a Vancouver-based clean technology company focused on the recovery and repurposing of single-use asphalt shingles.
  • Northstar plans to process used or defective asphalt shingle waste back into its three primary components for reuse/resale at its Empower Facility in Delta, British Columbia.
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Lincoln Road Global Management Announces Partnership with Brothers Paving & Concrete

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

MIAMI, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Road Global Management, LLC ("Lincoln Road"), a private equity firm focused on lower middle-market companies, and Trivest Partners ("Trivest") announced that they have partnered with Brothers Paving & Concrete, an end-to-end service provider of asphalt, concrete, striping and all related essential parking lot services and roadway maintenance.

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  • MIAMI, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Road Global Management, LLC ("Lincoln Road"), a private equity firm focused on lower middle-market companies, and Trivest Partners ("Trivest") announced that they have partnered with Brothers Paving & Concrete, an end-to-end service provider of asphalt, concrete, striping and all related essential parking lot services and roadway maintenance.
  • Brothers will lead Lincoln Road and Trivest's existing investment in Landmark Paving (collectively, the "Company" or "Brothers Paving").
  • Brothers Paving, founded in 1985 and based in Manassas, Virginia, will continue to be led by its talented management team.
  • Paul Battista, who brings more than two decades of concrete paving business management experience to Brothers Paving, will continue to serve as CEOof Brothers Paving &Concrete,and will also serve as CEO of the holding company, which will adoptthe Brothers Paving name.

SwRI Develops Economic, Novel Technique Supporting Pipeline Transport of Heavy Crude Oils

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

The new process reduces the viscosity of heavy crude oil by more than 60%, allowing it to flow more easily through existing pipeline networks.

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  • The new process reduces the viscosity of heavy crude oil by more than 60%, allowing it to flow more easily through existing pipeline networks.
  • The new process allows for transport of the treated heavy crude oil over great distances without heating the pipeline and without adding large amounts of chemical or diluent.
  • Of the more than 80 million barrels per day of crude oil produced globally, about 11 million barrels are classified as heavy crude oils.
  • SwRI is also investigating whether, with further research and optimization, EZ Flow could be used to upgrade, or chemically treat, heavy crude oil.

Blackline Collective Welcomes Leading Ohio Asphalt Producer to Its Growing Network of Safety-Driven Organizations

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 2:17pm

Blackline Safety Corp. (TSX: BLN), a global leader in connected safety technology with a hardware-enabled software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model, today welcomed Kokosing Materials, Inc. (KMI), one of Ohios leading asphalt producers, to Blackline Collective .

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  • Blackline Safety Corp. (TSX: BLN), a global leader in connected safety technology with a hardware-enabled software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model, today welcomed Kokosing Materials, Inc. (KMI), one of Ohios leading asphalt producers, to Blackline Collective .
  • KMI, which operates 17 asphalt plants and two asphalt cement terminals across Ohio, shared best practices with the Blackline Collective network that focused on how organizations can adopt a holistic approach to safety to mitigate at-risk behavior.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210708005523/en/
    Kokosing Materials, Inc., one of Ohio's leading asphalt producers, joins Blackline Collective to share best practices on how organizations can adopt a holistic approach to safety to mitigate at-risk behavior.
  • As a result, the practices KMI has shared with the Blackline Collective network can benefit organizations of any industry, size or location.

Epik Prime Partners With Gameloft for Brands to Launch Exclusive, In-Game NFT Tournament

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 11:28pm

Epiks blockchain-powered capabilities present a low-risk opportunity for brands to explore the NFT space by licensing their IP and creating unique digital assets for purchase.

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  • Epiks blockchain-powered capabilities present a low-risk opportunity for brands to explore the NFT space by licensing their IP and creating unique digital assets for purchase.
  • Epik has created a unique NFT solution whereby any brand can be featured in games.
  • Epik and Gameloft for brands worked together to create this branded in-game experience.
  • "Epik is excited to partner with the legendary Asphalt franchise through its latest game, Asphalt 9: Legends for the first Gameloft NFT activation, says Epik CEO Victor David.