Caterpillar Inc.

B2Digital Signs Agreement to Acquire Two Premier Fitness Facilities to Expand Official B2 Training Facilities Network

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

We are looking forward to expanding our B2 Training Facilities Network to these two new locations, noted Greg P. Bell, Chairman & CEO of B2Digital.

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  • We are looking forward to expanding our B2 Training Facilities Network to these two new locations, noted Greg P. Bell, Chairman & CEO of B2Digital.
  • These two new fitness facilities fit perfectly within our strategic roadmap to continue expanding our capability to develop future MMA stars.
  • We plan on duplicating our existing ONE More Gym business model that we perfected in our first location into these two new facilities.
  • B2 will acquire all assets of the two operating facilities under an Asset Purchase Agreement, including all current equipment, customer contracts, and facility leases for the properties.

Caterpillar Announces Appointment of New Vice President

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 9:20pm

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today its board of directors has appointed Marc Cameron a company vice president.

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  • DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today its board of directors has appointed Marc Cameron a company vice president.
  • Cameron has 20 years of deep expertise in surface and underground mining, with early career experience in the construction industry.
  • He will begin his duties with Caterpillar on November 2, 2020, and will be based in Tucson, Arizona.
  • "Marc's deep mining experience will further enhance our customer focus and accelerate the growth of Caterpillar services, including technology solutions," said Denise Johnson, Caterpillar group president of Resource Industries.

DGAP-News: VIB Vermögen builds a logistics property with around 9,400 m² for e-commerce in Eslarn

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 7:00am

Neuburg/Danube, 16.09.2020 - The VIB Vermgen AG, a company specializing in the development, acquisition and maintenance of commercial properties, is expanding its real estate portfolio with its own development of a logistics property in the Zankeltrad industrial park in Eslarn near Waidhaus on the Czech border.

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  • Neuburg/Danube, 16.09.2020 - The VIB Vermgen AG, a company specializing in the development, acquisition and maintenance of commercial properties, is expanding its real estate portfolio with its own development of a logistics property in the Zankeltrad industrial park in Eslarn near Waidhaus on the Czech border.
  • Parallel to the acquisition of the property, which has a size of approx.
  • 22,000 square metres, the lease agreement with Tech Data GmbH & Co. KG was concluded for a term of 10 years.
  • It will operate a returns centre in the e-commerce business at the Eslarn location.

TI-TRUST - Best Places to Work in IL 2020

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

TI-Trust, Inc. was recently named as one of the 2020 Best Place to Work in Illinois.

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  • TI-Trust, Inc. was recently named as one of the 2020 Best Place to Work in Illinois.
  • TI-Trust has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois in the (small/medium/large) category.
  • Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Illinois.
  • TI-Trust, Inc. was recognized and honored at the Best Places to Work in Illinois awards ceremony coordinated by The Daily Herald Business Ledger on Thursday, August 20.

Aurora Cannabis to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2020 Investor Conference Call and Related Year End Informational Filings

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 12:00pm

These material weaknesses are a result of a number of significant changes to the Company during the fiscal year, including the Business Transformation Plan announced in February 2020.

Key Points: 
  • These material weaknesses are a result of a number of significant changes to the Company during the fiscal year, including the Business Transformation Plan announced in February 2020.
  • Aurora is a global leader in the cannabis industry serving both the medical and consumer markets.
  • Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Aurora is a pioneer in global cannabis dedicated to helping people improve their lives.
  • The Company's brand portfolio includes Aurora, Aurora Drift, San Rafael '71, Daily Special, AltaVie, MedReleaf, CanniMed, Whistler, and Reliva.

World First Aid Day 2020: XCMG Unveils Its First Emergency and Fire Rescue Vehicles

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 11:17am

XUZHOU, China, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCMG(SZ:000425) has sent off four multi-function emergency and fire rescue vehicles to Golmud, Qinghai Province a week ago, the emergency response vehicles developed by XCMG Research Institute opens a new chapter for the commercial application of emergency rescue solutions.

Key Points: 
  • XUZHOU, China, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCMG(SZ:000425) has sent off four multi-function emergency and fire rescue vehicles to Golmud, Qinghai Province a week ago, the emergency response vehicles developed by XCMG Research Institute opens a new chapter for the commercial application of emergency rescue solutions.
  • Since 2016, XCMG has made the development, application and promotion of emergency fire and rescue vehicles a priority.
  • A total of 10 emergency rescue vehicles were delivered to six demonstration bases.
  • The four vehicles en route to Golmud are the JY18and JY20 emergency rescue fire engines, QC700 fire-fighting equipment truck and JY10 rescue vehicle.

World First Aid Day 2020: XCMG Unveils Its First Emergency and Fire Rescue Vehicles

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 9:20am

XUZHOU, China, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCMG(SZ:000425) has sent off four multi-function emergency and fire rescue vehicles to Golmud, Qinghai Province a week ago, the emergency response vehicles developed by XCMG Research Institute opens a new chapter for the commercial application of emergency rescue solutions.

Key Points: 
  • XUZHOU, China, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCMG(SZ:000425) has sent off four multi-function emergency and fire rescue vehicles to Golmud, Qinghai Province a week ago, the emergency response vehicles developed by XCMG Research Institute opens a new chapter for the commercial application of emergency rescue solutions.
  • Since 2016, XCMG has made the development, application and promotion of emergency fire and rescue vehicles a priority.
  • A total of 10 emergency rescue vehicles were delivered to six demonstration bases.
  • The four vehicles en route to Golmud are the JY18and JY20 emergency rescue fire engines, QC700 fire-fighting equipment truck and JY10 rescue vehicle.

TransForce Group Names Dennis Cooke New CEO; Founder David Broome Transitions to Executive Chairman Role

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 6:51pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TransForce Group, a provider of education and training, digital recruiting, and other solutions to the transportation and logistics industry,yesterday announced that Dennis Cooke has been named the company's President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding David Broome, the company's founder, who now serves as Executive Chairman.

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  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TransForce Group, a provider of education and training, digital recruiting, and other solutions to the transportation and logistics industry,yesterday announced that Dennis Cooke has been named the company's President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding David Broome, the company's founder, who now serves as Executive Chairman.
  • "We are thrilled to name Dennis Cooke as TransForce Group's next CEO, and that David Broome will continue to contribute to the company's long-term strategy as Executive Chairman," said Leon Brujis, Partner at Palladium Equity Partners, L.L.C., a private equity firm whose affiliate is TransForce Group's majority owner.
  • As TransForce Group's President and CEO, Dennis Cooke will lead the company's day-to-day operations and execution of its strategy.
  • "We are excited to welcome Dennis to TransForce Group," said David Broome, Executive Chairman.

New Analysis of VW Settlement Fund Projects Shows States Maximizing Clean Air Benefits with Investments in New Generation of Diesel Technology

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 6:40pm

In projects involving vocational/medium-duty trucks, and heavy-duty trucks, 71 and 81 percent respectively went to new diesel investments, while 63 percent of all transit projects invested in new technology diesel.

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  • In projects involving vocational/medium-duty trucks, and heavy-duty trucks, 71 and 81 percent respectively went to new diesel investments, while 63 percent of all transit projects invested in new technology diesel.
  • Nearly all investments in marine and locomotive categories were new diesel technology, said Allen Schaeffer, executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum, an association representing diesel engine and equipment makers, fuel producers and suppliers.
  • Not only are the percent of projects investing in new diesel technology dominating in our analysis, but the benefits achieved from diesel are as well.
  • The cost effectiveness of investments in new diesel technology in delivering clean air benefits is significant.

CAT® SIMULATORS Offers New Compact, Portable Training with SimLite Excavator

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 4:30pm

PEORIA, Ill., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cat Simulators Offers New Compact, Portable Training with SimLite Excavator

Key Points: 
  • PEORIA, Ill., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cat Simulators Offers New Compact, Portable Training with SimLite Excavator
    Simformotion LLC a leader in heavy equipment simulator training solutions announces the release of the new Cat Simulators System, SimLite Excavator.
  • "All of the things people love about Cat Simulators is packed into SimLite, including OEM controls and our exclusive reporting program, SimU Campus."
  • In addition to the new SimLite Excavator, Cat Simulators are available in 17 other models for the construction, mining and forestry industries.
  • Cat Simulators are chosen as training solutions in such markets as mining, construction, forestry, government, and trade and vocational schools.