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SEACOR Marine Expected to Limit Rights of Victims After Offshore Capsize: Maritime Lawyers at Williams Hart

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 6:53pm

b'One person is dead, and 12 people are missing after the Seacor Power commercial lift boat capsized during severe weather conditions on Tuesday afternoon.

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  • b'One person is dead, and 12 people are missing after the Seacor Power commercial lift boat capsized during severe weather conditions on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Nineteen employees and contractors were on board.
  • According to the U.S. Coast Guard, at least six people were rescued and transported to safety.\nThe 129-ft lift-boat is used for offshore oil and gas exploration and can carry more than 40,000 gallons of fuel oil.
  • Founding partner John Eddie Williams \xe2\x80\x99 father and grandfather were both union longshoremen , and he is a strong advocate of workers\xe2\x80\x99 rights.

Franklin Covey Co. Named to 2021 Training Industry Top 20 Training Companies List For 10th Time For Best-in-Class Leadership Solutions That Focus on Developing Great Leaders

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 11:10am

b'Franklin Covey Co. (NYSE:FC), a global firm specializing in organizational performance improvement, announced it has been named by Training Industry to the 2021 Training Industry Top Training Companies \xe2\x84\xa2 list for the 10th time.

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  • b'Franklin Covey Co. (NYSE:FC), a global firm specializing in organizational performance improvement, announced it has been named by Training Industry to the 2021 Training Industry Top Training Companies \xe2\x84\xa2 list for the 10th time.
  • Representing the Leadership Training sector of the learning and development(L&D) market, FranklinCovey was recognized for its best-in-class leadership solutions that focus on developing great leaders.\nTraining Industry , the leading research and information resource for corporate learning leaders, prepares the Training Industry Top 20 report on critical sectors of the corporate training marketplace to better inform professionals about the best and most innovative providers of training services and technologies.
  • FranklinCovey\xe2\x80\x99s selection to the 2021 Training Industry Top 20 Leadership Training Companies List was based on the following criteria:\nBreadth and quality of programs/services and audiences served.\nAbility to deliver training in preferred modalities.\nStrength of clients and geographic reach.\nCompany size and growth potential.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe\xe2\x80\x99re pleased to have been selected again as a Top 20 Leadership Training Company by Training Industry,\xe2\x80\x9d said Paul Walker , FranklinCovey President and COO.
  • This past year, in a time of great uncertainty and difficulty, our leadership solutions proved to be essential in helping our clients address their most pressing business needs.

Vontier Schedules First Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'Vontier Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cVontier\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: VNT) announced today that it will webcast its earnings conference call for the first quarter 2021 on Thursday, May 6, 2021 beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET.\nThe earnings call and an accompanying slide presentation will be webcast on the "Investors" section of Vontier\xe2\x80\x99s website, www.vontier.com , under "Events & Presentations."

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  • b'Vontier Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cVontier\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: VNT) announced today that it will webcast its earnings conference call for the first quarter 2021 on Thursday, May 6, 2021 beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET.\nThe earnings call and an accompanying slide presentation will be webcast on the "Investors" section of Vontier\xe2\x80\x99s website, www.vontier.com , under "Events & Presentations."
  • ET and notifying the operator that you are dialing in for Vontier\xe2\x80\x99s earnings conference call (access code 1076906).\nA replay of the conference call will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call.
  • During this time, Vontier will not be interacting with the investment community.\nVontier is a global industrial technology company focused on transportation and mobility solutions.
  • Vontier is mobilizing the future to create a better world.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210416005096/en/\n'

Astronics Establishes Muirhead Avionics, a division of AMETEK®MRO, as Approved Calibration Service Center for Europe, U.K. and Middle East

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 3:00pm

b'Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq: ATRO) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Astronics Test Systems (\xe2\x80\x9cATS\xe2\x80\x9d), has approved Muirhead Avionics, a division of AMETEK\xc2\xae MRO, as an Approved Service Center for Astronics\xe2\x80\x99 CTS 6000 series of communication test solutions.

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  • b'Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq: ATRO) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Astronics Test Systems (\xe2\x80\x9cATS\xe2\x80\x9d), has approved Muirhead Avionics, a division of AMETEK\xc2\xae MRO, as an Approved Service Center for Astronics\xe2\x80\x99 CTS 6000 series of communication test solutions.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210416005029/en/\nCTS 6025 CSAR Calibration Test Set (Photo: Business Wire)\nJim Mulato, President of Astronics Test Systems, commented, \xe2\x80\x9cWe are excited to announce Muirhead Avionics as an approved Astronics Test Systems Service Center.
  • Astronics works side-by-side with customers, integrating its array of power, connectivity, lighting, structures, interiors, and test technologies to solve complex challenges.
  • Today, global airframe manufacturers, airlines, militaries, completion centers and Fortune 500 companies rely on the collaborative spirit and innovation of Astronics.

Triton International Limited Announces Date for First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'April 15, 2021 - Triton International Limited (NYSE:TRTN) will host its first quarter 2021 earnings conference call on April 29, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • b'April 15, 2021 - Triton International Limited (NYSE:TRTN) will host its first quarter 2021 earnings conference call on April 29, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • The earnings announcement and presentation will be released by 7:00 a.m. that morning and will be available on www.trtn.com .\nThe conference call will be Webcast, and an archive of the Webcast will be available one hour after the live call.
  • To access the live Webcast or archive, please visit the Company\xe2\x80\x99s website at www.trtn.com .
  • Please allow extra time prior to the call to visit the site and download any necessary software that may be needed to listen to the Webcast.\nTo listen by phone, please dial in approximately 15 minutes prior to the start time and reference the Triton International Limited conference call.\nTriton International Limited is the world\xe2\x80\x99s largest lessor of intermodal freight containers.

Lyft to Announce First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:05pm

b'Lyft, Inc. (Nasdaq: LYFT) (the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cLyft\xe2\x80\x9d), today announced that it will release financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2021 after the close of the market on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.\nOn the same day, Lyft will host a conference call at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time) to discuss these financial results and business highlights.

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  • b'Lyft, Inc. (Nasdaq: LYFT) (the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cLyft\xe2\x80\x9d), today announced that it will release financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2021 after the close of the market on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.\nOn the same day, Lyft will host a conference call at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time) to discuss these financial results and business highlights.
  • As the world shifts away from car ownership to transportation-as-a-service, Lyft is at the forefront of this massive societal change.
  • Our transportation network brings together rideshare, bikes, scooters, car rentals and transit all in one app.
  • We are singularly driven by our mission: to improve people\xe2\x80\x99s lives with the world\xe2\x80\x99s best transportation.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005866/en/\n'

Cubic and MTC Launch Clipper on iPhone and Apple Watch

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 6:05pm

b'Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) today announced that its Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) business division and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) have introduced Clipper on iPhone and Apple Watch, giving transit riders a contactless way to pay for their trips on trains, buses and ferries in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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  • b'Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) today announced that its Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) business division and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) have introduced Clipper on iPhone and Apple Watch, giving transit riders a contactless way to pay for their trips on trains, buses and ferries in the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Cubic and MTC have launched their first mobile app for the region, the Clipper app, a helpful tool for card and account management.
  • Riders now have the convenience of a contactless fare payment option on their iPhone, eliminating multiple touchpoints throughout the transit riding experience and simplifying commutes.\nWith Clipper on iPhone and Apple Watch, riders can add their Clipper card to Apple Wallet and easily use their iPhone and Apple Watch to tap at gates and fareboxes at Clipper\xe2\x80\x99s 24 partner transit agencies.
  • For more information about Cubic, please visit www.cubic.com or on Twitter @CubicCorp .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005864/en/\n'

Valmont to Host Virtual Investor Day

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:05pm

b'Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure development and irrigation equipment and services for agriculture, today announced that it will host a virtual Investor Day on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • b'Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure development and irrigation equipment and services for agriculture, today announced that it will host a virtual Investor Day on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Registration for the event is required and can be completed in advance on the Investor Day 2021 Registration Site .
  • In addition, Valmont provides coatings services that protect against corrosion and improve the service life of steel and other metal products.
  • As you read and consider this release, you should understand that these statements are not guarantees of performance or results.

SEACOR Holdings Inc. and American Industrial Partners Announce Closing of Tender Offer

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 1:30pm

b'SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) (\xe2\x80\x9cSEACOR\xe2\x80\x9d) and American Industrial Partners and its affiliate Safari Merger Subsidiary, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cPurchaser\xe2\x80\x9d) announced that Purchaser has successfully completed its tender offer for the outstanding shares of common stock of SEACOR and accepted for payment all shares validly tendered and not withdrawn as of the expiration time of the tender offer.

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  • b'SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) (\xe2\x80\x9cSEACOR\xe2\x80\x9d) and American Industrial Partners and its affiliate Safari Merger Subsidiary, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cPurchaser\xe2\x80\x9d) announced that Purchaser has successfully completed its tender offer for the outstanding shares of common stock of SEACOR and accepted for payment all shares validly tendered and not withdrawn as of the expiration time of the tender offer.
  • All of the shares tendered have been accepted for payment by Purchaser.\nOn December 4, 2020, SEACOR and American Industrial Partners announced that SEACOR and an affiliate of American Industrial Partners had entered into a definitive merger agreement.
  • Pursuant to the merger agreement, Purchaser, a corporation controlled by affiliates of American Industrial Partners, commenced a tender offer on December 18, 2020 to acquire all outstanding shares of SEACOR at a price of $41.50 per share, net to the holder in cash.
  • For more information on American Industrial Partners, visit www.americanindustrial.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005581/en/\n'

iProov Study: 90% of Americans Would Pay Extra to Renew Driver’s License Online

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 1:06pm

With iProov\xe2\x80\x99s Genuine Presence Assurance\xe2\x84\xa2 technology, that has changed: organizations can now securely verify user identity online.

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  • With iProov\xe2\x80\x99s Genuine Presence Assurance\xe2\x84\xa2 technology, that has changed: organizations can now securely verify user identity online.
  • U.S. citizens are willing to pay for online convenience: The revenue opportunity for the DMVs is clear: 86% of respondents said they would either definitely pay to renew a driver's license or ID online or would consider it.\n90% gave an amount they would be willing to pay, with 35% saying they would pay $20 and above.\n3.
  • iProov was recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor 2020 in Identity Access Management & Fraud Detection.
  • For more information, please see www.iproov.com or follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005572/en/\n"