Other Construction & Property

Black & Veatch: Decarbonization Driving Repowering of the Power Industry

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 9:27pm

Within its power delivery portfolio, the company is also investing in grid modernization solutions to accommodate a more diverse power generation landscape of base load and intermittent sources.

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  • Within its power delivery portfolio, the company is also investing in grid modernization solutions to accommodate a more diverse power generation landscape of base load and intermittent sources.
  • Recognizing the timeline its clients need to reliably achieve varying decarbonization targets, the company today announced it will cease participation in any further coal-based power design and construction.
  • At the same time the industry wrestles with its transformation, global communities continue to have demand for safe, reliable and cost-effective power, added Mario Azar, President of Black & Veatchs Power business.
  • The company has stated its commitment to supporting its clients' emissions reduction and decarbonization objectives as it is its own.

Weinstein’s “Non-Profit” AHF, Under Investigation by the FPPC, Surpasses $40 Million Mark to Prop Up Prop 21

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 9:23pm

The $40 million pumped into the campaign by AHF rivals that which national corporations are spending on other measures on the ballot.

Key Points: 
  • The $40 million pumped into the campaign by AHF rivals that which national corporations are spending on other measures on the ballot.
  • This years spending by Weinsteins AHF is nearly double what it spent less than two years ago on Proposition 10, a near carbon-copy of Proposition 21 that failed by nearly 20 percentage points.
  • AHFs spending on political campaigns and lobbying in several states, which now has passed more than $116 million, is the subject of scrutiny by lawmakers.
  • The only public polling on Prop 21 shows the measure has only 37 percent support.

Lance Mueffelmann Joins SEH Leadership Team as Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 10:00pm

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH) has named Lance Mueffelmann to lead the employee-owned, professional services firms financial operations as chief financial officer (CFO).

Key Points: 
  • Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH) has named Lance Mueffelmann to lead the employee-owned, professional services firms financial operations as chief financial officer (CFO).
  • Lance brings 19 years of financial executive leadership to the SEH Leadership Team , with a focus on implementing and maximizing technology to improve business performance.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201029005996/en/
    Lance Mueffelmann, SEH Chief Financial Officer (Photo: Business Wire).
  • As noted above, Lance joins SEH with nearly two decades of financial executive leadership experience including having served as CFO since 2012 for two other companies.

Pentair Launches Smart, Connected Solution to Support Pool Builders

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:05pm

Pentair (NYSE: PNR), a leading water treatment company and manufacturer of pool and spa equipment, has launched the Pentair Pool Builder app for iOS and Android mobile devices.

Key Points: 
  • Pentair (NYSE: PNR), a leading water treatment company and manufacturer of pool and spa equipment, has launched the Pentair Pool Builder app for iOS and Android mobile devices.
  • As part of its enterprise strategy to develop smart, connected solutions, Pentair is offering a complete solution to help builders efficiently manage the process of building a pool while improving communication with customersall from their smart phone.
  • With builders experiencing increased requests from homeowners looking to add a pool, the Pentair Pool Builder app provides robust functionality to help builders grow their business by allowing them to better manage the entire pool building process from start to finish.
  • Pool builders interested in contacting a Pentair sales representative and homeowners who want to find a local Pentair dealer can visit: pentair.com/poolbuilder .

Alta Equipment Group Announces Date of Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:05pm

Alta Equipment Group Inc. (NYSE: ALTG) (Alta), a leading provider of premium industrial and construction equipment and related services, today announced that it will report its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 after the U.S. markets close on Thursday, November 12, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Alta Equipment Group Inc. (NYSE: ALTG) (Alta), a leading provider of premium industrial and construction equipment and related services, today announced that it will report its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 after the U.S. markets close on Thursday, November 12, 2020.
  • In conjunction with this announcement, Alta management will host a conference call and webcast that afternoon at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss and answer questions about the companys financial results.
  • Prior to the conference call and webcast, Alta will issue a press release and supplementary presentation slides reporting these results on the Investors portion of the companys website, https://investors.altaequipment.com .

Boise Cascade Company Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.10 Per Share

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:15pm

Boise Cascade Companys (Boise Cascade or the Company) (NYSE: BCC) Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share to holders of its common stock.

Key Points: 
  • Boise Cascade Companys (Boise Cascade or the Company) (NYSE: BCC) Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share to holders of its common stock.
  • The dividend will be paid on December 15, 2020 to stockholders of record on December 1, 2020.
  • Boise Cascade is one of the largest producers of engineered wood products and plywood in North America and a leading U.S. wholesale distributor of building products.
  • Finally, we undertake no obligation to review or confirm analyst expectations or estimates that might be derived from this release.

JBG SMITH Declares a Quarterly Common Dividend of $0.225 Per Share

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:15pm

JBG SMITH (NYSE: JBGS), a leading owner and developer of high-quality, mixed-use properties in the Washington, DC market, today announced that its Board of Trustees has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per common share.

Key Points: 
  • JBG SMITH (NYSE: JBGS), a leading owner and developer of high-quality, mixed-use properties in the Washington, DC market, today announced that its Board of Trustees has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per common share.
  • The dividend will be paid on November 30, 2020 to common shareholders of record as of November 13, 2020.
  • JBG SMITH is an S&P 400 company that owns, operates, invests in and develops a dynamic portfolio of high-growth mixed-use properties in and around Washington, DC.
  • JBG SMITHs portfolio currently comprises 20.7 million square feet of high-growth office, multifamily and retail assets, 98% at our share of which are Metro-served.

Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. Announces Appointment of New Directors

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:15pm

Norman Axelrod, Floor & Decors Chairman, said, We are extremely pleased that Ryan, Kamy and Charles have agreed to join our Board.

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  • Norman Axelrod, Floor & Decors Chairman, said, We are extremely pleased that Ryan, Kamy and Charles have agreed to join our Board.
  • Tom Taylor, CEO of Floor & Decor, said, We are thrilled to welcome Ryan, Kamy and Charles to our Board and look forward to continuing our growth with their leadership.
  • We also thank Brad, Rachel and John for their extraordinary contributions to Floor & Decor over the last 10 years.
  • Floor & Decor is a multi-channel specialty retailer operating 128 warehouse-format stores and two design centers across 30 states at the end of the third quarter of fiscal 2020.

ChemREADY Announces New High-Efficiency Side Stream Filtration Product Line

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 6:29pm

ChemREADY, a division of Zinkan Enterprises, Inc., a premiere Northeast Ohio specialty chemicals company, announces the launch of a High-Efficiency Side Stream Filtration product line.

Key Points: 
  • ChemREADY, a division of Zinkan Enterprises, Inc., a premiere Northeast Ohio specialty chemicals company, announces the launch of a High-Efficiency Side Stream Filtration product line.
  • These high-efficiency side stream filtration units were designed to bring modular and cost-effective filtration to larger industrial cooling tower systems and smaller commercial applications.
  • Unlike full flow filtration where water is treated after it has left the tower, side stream filtration systems treat system water while the cooling systems are online, avoiding the need for planned downtime.
  • These are all key aspects in our products and services that we provide our customers, and we are excited to add Side Stream Filtration to the ChemREADY product family.