Business

Lone Star Agrees to Acquire AOC from CVC

CVC Capital Partners is considering the sale of AOC, a producer of specialty resins.

Woolpert Fully Reopens Offices in North America with Flexible Schedule Options

Woolpert reopens its offices providing flexible work options for its employees.

Bob Westphal and Ron Halderman Inducted to the HDD Hall of Fame

Bob Westphal and Ron Halderman were inducted into the HDD Hall of Fame at the UCT Conference.

George Kurz Honored as MVP at UCT Conference

George Kurz was honored at a MVP luncheon on July 13, the first day of Underground Construction Technology conference, in Nashville, Tenn.

Felling Trailers Acquires Larson Cable Trailers

Felling Trailers acquired Larson Cable Trailers to meet the growing demands of the Larson product line.

National Trench Safety to Merge with Trench Plate Rental Company

Two leading trench safety solutions providers are merging to combine their services.

American Water Welcomes Cheryl Norton and Bruce Hauk to New Roles

American Water announces new leadership changes.

Leadership Transition for HammerHead Trenchless

Jeff Gabrielse has been named the new Managing Director of HammerHead Trenchless.

Kevin Smith Named General Manager of Ditch Witch Division

Kevin Smith was named general manager of Ditch Witch Division of The Toro Company.

PPG to Acquire Coatings Manufacturer VersaFlex

PPG is in agreement to acquire VersaFlex to expand on PPG's product offerings.

Eclipse Foundation Group Now Part of Orbital Energy Group

Orbital Energy Group announced a new subsidiary which will provide specialized drilling services to the southern U.S.

PE Launches Transition Economist and Hydrogen Economist Services

Transition Economist and Hydrogen Economist are two new services launched under PE Media Network.

United Utility Services Acquires B&B Electrical & Utility Contractors

United Utility Services has acquired B&B Electrical & Utility Contractors creating new growth opportunities for both companies.

Sauereisen Named SBA Western PA Exporter of the Year

Family-Owned company, Sauereisen, tells its story and how its history has led to an award of exporter of the year.

Kleinfelder

Kleinfelder opened a new office in Portland, Maine.

National Trench Safety

National Trench Safety LLC completed three office locations in Florida, Colorado and Washington in less than 30 days.

Gold Shovel Association Expands Board, Elects Officers

The Gold Shovel Association announces its election of board officers and expands its board of directors from 9 to 15 members, creating a more diverse and inclusive representation of the industries it serves.

Kleinfelder Completes Acquisition of Gas Transmission Systems

San Diego-based Kleinfelder Group said it has acquired utilities and pipeline services firm Gas Transmission Systems (GTS) for an undisclosed sum.

Inland Pipe Rehabilitation Announces Acquisition of Murphy Pipeline Contractors

Inland Pipe Rehabilitation announced it has completed the acquisition of Murphy Pipeline Contractors.

Vermeer Introduces New Reclaimer for Large-Diameter Pipe HDD Projects

Vermeer has launched a new reclaimer designed for HDD projects with large-diameter pipes.

Nearly $14 Billion Ready to Invest in Post-COVID Economic Recovery — Report

A new report from the Consumer Energy Alliance details nearly $14 billion worth of economic activity is being threatened by delays, obstructions and cancellations of pipeline infrastructure projects.

NASSCO Standard Bearers: Kay Doheny

This month, NASSCO Standard Bearers profiles Kay Doheny, part of a major legacy success story from Jack Doheny Companies. Her dedication to the sewer cleaning and rehabilitation industry and fervent enthusiasm for the mission of NASSCO have made significant positive impacts upon the market.

Plastics Pipe Institute Offering Bounty for Old Exhumed HDPE Pipe

The Plastics Pipe Institute is offering a reward for old exhumed HDPE pipe as part of a research project to demonstrate the material's longevity.

INGAA Appoints Amy Andryszak as New President and CEO

The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) announced on Wednesday the appointment of Amy Andryszak as the association's new President and CEO.

Michels Corporation Selected by TC Energy to Build Facilities on Keystone XL

Michels has been selected by TC Energy to build several pump stations along the Keystone XL pipeline.

Gas Utility Residential Satisfaction at All-Time High Despite Pandemic, J.D. Power Finds

A report released on Wednesday by J.D. Power showed that gas utility customer satisfaction is at an all-time high, even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Granite Awarded 5 Sewer Rehab Contracts in Chicago

Construction firm Granite has been awarded five sewer rehabilitation projects with the City of Chicago, part of the "Windy City's" $8 billion plan to upgrade its aging wastewater infrastructure.

National Grid Connects Biomethane to UK Gas Grid

National Grid announced it has connected biomethane to the UK gas transmission system for the first time.

Aegion Corporation Wins $8 Million Texas Wastewater Rehab Contract

Insituform, a subsidiary of Aegion, announced it has been awarded an $8 million large-diameter wastewater pipeline rehabilitation contract in Southwest Texas.

Common Ground Alliance Announces Damage Prevention Conference & Expo

The Common Ground Alliance has announced its 2021 CGA Conference & Expo from March 2-5, 2021 in Orlando, Florida.