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With Market Size Valued at $6.3 Billion by 2026, it`s a Stable Outlook for the Global Mobile Satellite Services Market

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Mobile Satellite Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Mobile Satellite Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
  • Previews provide deep insider access to business trends; competitive brands; domain expert profiles; and market data templates and much more.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $1.4 Billion in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $1.1 Billion by 2026
    The Mobile Satellite Services market in the U.S. is estimated at US$1.4 Billion in the year 2021.
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc., ( www.strategyr.com ) is a renowned market research publisher the world`s only influencer driven market research company.

Acela Truck Company Delivers High Water Flood Rescue Trucks to U.S. Veterans Health Administration

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:45pm

BOZEMAN, Mont., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acela Truck Company has delivered three of its high water flood rescue trucks to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Office of Emergency Management.

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  • BOZEMAN, Mont., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acela Truck Company has delivered three of its high water flood rescue trucks to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Office of Emergency Management.
  • The Acela Monterra high water flood rescue trucks will be used by the Office of Emergency Management to prepare for and respond to high water and flooding disasters at key facilities that experience flooding incidents.
  • Acela Truck Company delivers the most capable Class 5-8 high-mobility 4x4 and 6x6 truck chassis in North America.
  • Based in Bozeman, Montana, Acela Truck Company has developed an advanced reconditioning and recapitalization process that allows the company to provide military-grade trucks to commercial markets at a fraction of the cost.

Old Dominion Freight Line Announces $0.20 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share of common stock, payable on December 15, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2021.

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  • Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share of common stock, payable on December 15, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2021.
  • This dividend represents a 33.3% increase over the dividend paid in December 2020.
  • Forward-looking statements in this news release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
  • Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is one of the largest North American less-than-truckload (LTL) motor carriers and provides regional, inter-regional and national LTL services through a single integrated, union-free organization.

The Honest Company Celebrates Baby2Baby’s 10th Anniversary with Donation of 10 Million Products

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:51pm

At The Honest Company, we have always focused on making safe and effective products more accessible so that people dont have to choose between what works and what is good for them, says The Honest Company Founder Jessica Alba.

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  • At The Honest Company, we have always focused on making safe and effective products more accessible so that people dont have to choose between what works and what is good for them, says The Honest Company Founder Jessica Alba.
  • To hit its 10 million product goal, The Honest Company will kickstart its efforts this holiday season and have four additional donation pushes throughout 2022.
  • The Honest Company is a mission driven company that has always strived to put community before commerce.
  • *During the month of November, for every bundle subscription that is purchased, The Honest Company will donate a bundle, up to 1 million diapers and 648K wipes, to Baby2Baby.

NASA Announces Winners of Deep Space Food Challenge

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:12pm

For NASA's Deep Space Food Challenge , students, chefs, small businesses, and others whipped up novel food technology designs to bring new solutions to the table.

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  • For NASA's Deep Space Food Challenge , students, chefs, small businesses, and others whipped up novel food technology designs to bring new solutions to the table.
  • NASA Television, the NASA app , and the agency's website will air a show on the Deep Space Food Challenge at 11 a.m. EST Nov. 9 with details about thecompetition, winning solutions, and what could be next for the teams.
  • The 10 international submissions NASA and CSA recognized are:
    ALSEC Alimentos Secos SAS of Antioquia, Colombia
    Enigma of the Cosmos ofcully, France and Brunswick, Australia
    Natufia X Edama of Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
    The Deep Space Food Challenge is a NASA Centennial Challenge.
  • NASA, in partnership with the Methuselah Foundation, manages the U.S. and international Deep Space Food Challenge competition.

Harris Williams Advises BluSky Restoration Contractors, LLC on its Sale to Partners Group and Kohlberg & Company, LLC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:06pm

Partners Group and Kohlberg will be equal equity partners in BluSky following the transaction.

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  • Partners Group and Kohlberg will be equal equity partners in BluSky following the transaction.
  • The transaction was led by Bob Baltimore , Brian Lucas , Taylor Morris , Pete Morgan and Bill Greven of the Harris Williams Business Services Group .
  • There is no doubt that BluSky will continue its track record of success with the help of its outstanding new partners, Kohlberg and Partners Group, said Bob Baltimore, a managing director at Harris Williams.
  • Harris Williams is a trade name under which Harris Williams LLC, Harris Williams & Co. Ltd and Harris Williams & Co. Corporate Finance Advisors GmbH conduct business.

The K Street Group Announces its K9 and Tactical Training Academy Faculty Chair

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:30pm

LEBANON, N.J., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The K Street Group is delighted to announce Steve Hoptay as Faculty Chair for its K9 and Tactical Training Academy, opening its doors in Hunterdon County, New Jersey this fall.

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  • LEBANON, N.J., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The K Street Group is delighted to announce Steve Hoptay as Faculty Chair for its K9 and Tactical Training Academy, opening its doors in Hunterdon County, New Jersey this fall.
  • Steve remains connected to the industry as an active member of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) Asset Protection Council, currently acting as its Vice Chair.
  • Between Dr. Hoptay's professional pedigree and remarkable educational experience, The K Street Group is fortunate to welcome him on board to its well versed training academy faculty.
  • SOURCE The K Street Group, LLC.

Geo Week Conference Program and Speaker Lineup Announced

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:00pm

Geo Week will have multiple tracks with content clearly identified as relevant to one or more of the audience groups feeding into Geo Week.

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  • Geo Week will have multiple tracks with content clearly identified as relevant to one or more of the audience groups feeding into Geo Week.
  • "We've witnessed the growing convergence between geospatial and the built world," said Lee Corkhill, Group Event Director at Diversified Communications, organizer of Geo Week.
  • Geo Week takes place February 6-8, 2022, with conference programming and exhibits Sunday, February 6 through Tuesday, February 8.
  • Diversified Communications also produces Geo Week E-Newsletter, SPAR 3D E-Newsletter, AEC Next E-Newsletter, GeoBusiness Show (UK), Digital Construction Week (UK), Commercial UAV Expo Americas, and Commercial UAV News.

EQS-News: Partners Group and Kohlberg & Company acquire BluSky, a leading US provider of commercial restoration services

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:33pm

Kohlberg and Partners Group acquired equal equity stakes in the transaction, with the Company's management team also retaining a meaningful ownership stake.

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  • Kohlberg and Partners Group acquired equal equity stakes in the transaction, with the Company's management team also retaining a meaningful ownership stake.
  • BluSky specializes in real estate damage services that stabilize emergency situations and restore businesses and property back to pre-loss condition.
  • Both Partners Group and Kohlberg have extensive experience creating value at leading commercial and facility services businesses.
  • Kohlberg & Company, LLC ('Kohlberg') is a leading U.S. private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, New York.

Partners Group and Kohlberg & Company Acquire BluSky, a Leading US Provider of Commercial Restoration Services

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:30pm

Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, and Kohlberg & Company ("Kohlberg"), a New York-based investment firm with more than 30 years of private equity experience, have jointly acquired BluSky Restoration Contractors ("BluSky" or "the Company"), a leading US provider of restoration services for commercial, industrial, healthcare, and multifamily real estate, on behalf of their clients.

Key Points: 
  • Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, and Kohlberg & Company ("Kohlberg"), a New York-based investment firm with more than 30 years of private equity experience, have jointly acquired BluSky Restoration Contractors ("BluSky" or "the Company"), a leading US provider of restoration services for commercial, industrial, healthcare, and multifamily real estate, on behalf of their clients.
  • Kohlberg and Partners Group acquired equal equity stakes in the transaction, with the Company's management team also retaining a meaningful ownership stake.
  • Both Partners Group and Kohlberg have extensive experience creating value at leading commercial and facility services businesses.
  • Kohlberg & Company, LLC (Kohlberg) is a leading U.S. private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, New York.