Operational excellence

AMETEK Acquires Alphasense

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 1:00pm

Alphasense designs and manufactures a broad range of technologically advanced gas detection sensors used in fixed and portable detection systems.

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  • Alphasense designs and manufactures a broad range of technologically advanced gas detection sensors used in fixed and portable detection systems.
  • "We are excited to welcome Alphasense to AMETEK," comments David A. Zapico, AMETEK Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • "Alphasense is an excellent acquisition for AMETEK and a highly complementary fit with our existing sensor businesses expanding our presence in the attractive environmental health and safety market."
  • Alphasense joins AMETEK as part of its Electronic Instruments Group (EIG) - a leader in advanced analytical, test and measurement instrumentation.

transcosmos will relocate the headquarters of transcosmos Taiwan, its subsidiary in Taiwan

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 8:05am

TOKYO, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. hereby announces that transcosmos Taiwan inc. (Headquarters: Taipei, Taiwan; General Manager: Shunsuke Matsuda; Hereinafter referred to as "transcosmos Taiwan"), its wholly-owned subsidiary, will relocate its headquarters on December 1, 2021.

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  • TOKYO, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. hereby announces that transcosmos Taiwan inc. (Headquarters: Taipei, Taiwan; General Manager: Shunsuke Matsuda; Hereinafter referred to as "transcosmos Taiwan"), its wholly-owned subsidiary, will relocate its headquarters on December 1, 2021.
  • Making approximately 80% of its new office a free address workspace, transcosmos Taiwan will adapt to new workstyles by creating an office that meets the changing times.
  • Founded in September, 2016, transcosmos Taiwan has established its unique market position focusing on digital, with both strong sales skills in e-commerce and branding capabilities.
  • With regard to its contact center services, transcosmos Taiwan opened Jiangzicui Center in New Taipei City, a center designed to offer contact center services in October 2018.

transcosmos certifies as a 2021 Nagasaki City DANJYO IKIIKI KIGYO - Gender-Inclusive, Fulfilling Workplace - an award program run by Nagasaki City

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 8:05am

TOKYO, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is proud to announce that its BPO Center Nagasaki and BPO Center Nagasaki Chuo, the two centers in Nagasaki city have been certified as a winner of the 2021 Nagasaki City DANJYO IKIIKI KIGYO Award the Gender-Inclusive, Fulfilling Workplace Award by Nagasaki city.

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  • TOKYO, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is proud to announce that its BPO Center Nagasaki and BPO Center Nagasaki Chuo, the two centers in Nagasaki city have been certified as a winner of the 2021 Nagasaki City DANJYO IKIIKI KIGYO Award the Gender-Inclusive, Fulfilling Workplace Award by Nagasaki city.
  • transcosmos considers that the BPO Center Nagasaki and BPO Center Nagasaki Chuo have been recognized with the award because both centers consider people as their assets, value them, and always ensure and maintain a great workplace for their people.
  • "We have chosen transcosmos as one of the winners of the Nagasaki City DANJYO IKIIKI Award the Gender-Inclusive, Fulfilling Workplace Award- for the company's efforts in creating a great workplace for all," Tomihisa Taue, the mayor of Nagasaki city said.
  • The company has also been employing our local citizens here in Nagasaki, and we expect the award will further ensure securing talent.

transcosmos supports professional sports using furusato nozei, the corporate version of Japan's hometown tax donation program

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 8:05am

TOKYO, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is proud to announce that the company has assisted Kumamoto prefecture in its effort to promote professional sports in the prefecture by using the corporate version of Japan's hometown tax donation program called furusato nozei.

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  • TOKYO, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is proud to announce that the company has assisted Kumamoto prefecture in its effort to promote professional sports in the prefecture by using the corporate version of Japan's hometown tax donation program called furusato nozei.
  • transcosmos is the first company that supports professional sports with the corporate version of furusato nozei in Kumamoto prefecture.
  • Sympathizing with its concept, transcosmos donated to "The 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake Memorial Museum A corridor of Memories" by using the corporate version of furusato nozei in January, 2021.
  • "We are grateful for transcosmos in supporting our prefecture's initiative to promote professional sports teams and activities in Kumamoto by way of using the corporate version of furusato nozei," Ikuo Kabashima, Governor of Kumamoto prefecture, said.

Checkit to Bring Intelligent Operations Platform to 441 bp Sites in Australia and New Zealand

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

Checkits intelligent operations platform will be rolled out to 441 bp forecourts in Australia and New Zealand following a new agreement with the multinational energy company.

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  • Checkits intelligent operations platform will be rolled out to 441 bp forecourts in Australia and New Zealand following a new agreement with the multinational energy company.
  • Checkit has agreed a four-year partnership with bp Australia Pty Limited and bp Oil New Zealand Limited, following the successful completion of a pilot programme.
  • Kit Kyte, CEO of Checkit, said: The introduction of our platform into bp sites across Australia and New Zealand is a further affirmation of the importance of this technology in enabling intelligent operations across deskless workforces.
  • Checkit is the intelligent operations platform for deskless workforces, enabling operational agility and intelligent decision-making in large multinational and complex national organisations.

Sasseur REIT Wins Highly Esteemed Corporate Excellence and Resilience Award at Singapore Corporate Awards and Two Awards at The Global Good Governance Awards

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 8:00am

Ms Cecilia Tan, CEO of SAMPL, said, "We are extremely delighted and gratified to receive this highly esteemed Singapore Corporate Awards.

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  • Ms Cecilia Tan, CEO of SAMPL, said, "We are extremely delighted and gratified to receive this highly esteemed Singapore Corporate Awards.
  • This has been a bumper year for Sasseur REIT where to-date the REIT has received four awards in recognition of its excellence in corporate governance and investor relations efforts, and witnessed marked improvement in its rankings in two well-known corporate governance indices.
  • Companies are screened based on several metrics, including Corporate Governance, Financial Resilience, Strategic and Operational Excellence and People Management.
  • Sasseur REIT was recognised for its high standards of corporate governance, despite being a relatively young REIT on the SGX.

Concentra Bank Selects StereoLOGIC for Process and Task Mining Solution to Help Streamline Business Operations

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 2:00pm

When fully implemented, Concentra Bank expects StereoLOGIC will reduce processing time significantly by uncovering ways to automate more processes and manage time effectively.

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  • When fully implemented, Concentra Bank expects StereoLOGIC will reduce processing time significantly by uncovering ways to automate more processes and manage time effectively.
  • "We're honoured that Concentra has partnered with us to improve its business processes and operations," said Dr. Sofia Passova, CEO of StereoLOGIC.
  • "By leveraging our process mining and task mining technology, Concentra will be able to expedite client processing and dramatically enhance productivityefficiencies that reduce risk and add value for its customers."
  • "We're impressed by how quickly StereoLOGIC was able to develop analytics for us," said Kelly Sanheim, VP, Operational Excellence at Concentra Bank.

Boralex Selects MetalSCAN by Gastops for Geared Wind Turbines in France

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

Leading wind energy producer selects Gastops' MetalSCAN MS3500 series sensors for gearbox condition monitoring systems on all new wind energy projects.

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  • Leading wind energy producer selects Gastops' MetalSCAN MS3500 series sensors for gearbox condition monitoring systems on all new wind energy projects.
  • As a global wind energy producer and long-time Gastops partner, Boralex considers asset management optimization as a key factor of its performance.
  • In addition to its geared wind turbine upgrade program, Boralex has specified Gastops' new MS3500 ODM sensor series for all new wind energy projects in France including geared turbines.
  • In France, Boralex operates more than 500 wind turbines ranging an installed power of more than 1GW of green energy.

Boralex Selects MetalSCAN by Gastops for Geared Wind Turbines in France

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastops, a world leader in critical component condition intelligence systems, today announced that Boralex has achieved a significant milestone in its geared wind turbine upgrade program with the installation of its 350th MetalSCAN Oil Debris Monitoring (ODM) sensor. As a global wind energy producer and long-time Gastops partner, Boralex considers asset management optimization as a key factor of its performance.

Key Points: 
  • Leading wind energy producer selects Gastops' MetalSCAN MS3500 series sensors for gearbox condition monitoring systems on all new wind energy projects.
  • As a global wind energy producer and long-time Gastops partner, Boralex considers asset management optimization as a key factor of its performance.
  • In addition to its geared wind turbine upgrade program, Boralex has specified Gastops' new MS3500 ODM sensor series for all new wind energy projects in France including geared turbines.
  • In France, Boralex operates more than 500 wind turbines ranging an installed power of more than 1GW of green energy.

Educators and Manufacturers Get Hands-On with Innovative Training Technology at NJMEP's National Apprenticeship Week Event

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 6:00pm

Located in Bellmawr, New Jersey, industry leaders,educators, andrepresentativesfrom the state will be visiting throughout the day toexperiencethe latest inmanufacturing training technology.

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  • Located in Bellmawr, New Jersey, industry leaders,educators, andrepresentativesfrom the state will be visiting throughout the day toexperiencethe latest inmanufacturing training technology.
  • "We're thrilled to be celebrating National Apprenticeship Weekwith each of the specific groups that play a direct role in bridgingthe skills gap.
  • Mdeway continued, "National Apprenticeship Week is the perfect time toremember the real value ofRegisteredApprenticeships.
  • 2021 is the 7th annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) and will take place between November 15 21.