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Schenck Process Recognized in Alternative Fuels Award

Schenck Process Recognized in Alternative Fuels AwardSchenck Process played a major role in Carmeuse Lime & Stone's Grand River Plant being named the recipient of this year’s “Outstanding Alternative Fuels Project of Year Award” at the recently held Global CemFuels Conference in Vienna, Austria.

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John Deere Opens in Brazil

John Deere Hitachi ExcavatorsFebruary 13, 2014 ­– The John Deere Construction & Forestry Division marked the completion of two world-class manufacturing facilities in Indaiatuba-SP, Brazil. John Deere will manufacture backhoe loaders and wheel loaders in one location and excavators, in partnership with Hitachi Construction Machinery, in the other. Customers in Brazil have utilized John Deere agriculture equipment for over 60 years and the expansion marks a significant investment in the company’s construction business in the market.

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Ellicott Honored

Ellicott HonoredMarch 13, 2014 – In a ceremony at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation’s (OPIC) President and Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth L. Littlefield presented Ellicott Dredge Enterprises, LLC and its Ellicott Dredges LLC entity with OPIC’s inaugural “Impact Award” for Ellicott’s work in Iraq. Ellicott was one of only eight organizations across the country receiving this award from OPIC, the U.S. Government’s development finance institution. 

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Doran Celebrates 60 Years

Doran-Logo60yearsFebruary 12, 2014 – Doran Manufacturing, LLC is pleased to announce the completion of its first 60 years in business. Doran has been creating customized solutions to solve our customers' problems since 1953, including providing reliable transportation safety products since the early 1970s. In addition to providing tire pressure monitoring systems for truck fleets, mining/off-road vehicles, RVs, bus fleets & motorcycles, Doran produces LED/incandescent Exterior Light Monitors and Sleeping Child Check monitors for the school bus market and continues to manufacture customized terminals & terminal boards in our original factory.

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