Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jersey Central Power & Light’s Restoration Efforts Continue Following Severe Snowstorm

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Crews from Jersey Central Power Light (JCPL) and other FirstEnergy utilities continue to restore service and assess the damage caused by the heavy, wet snow that covered parts of its northern New Jersey service area this weekend….  More »

The National EB-5 Investment Boot Camp Attracts Commercial Real Estate Developers to Los Angeles

Top notch EB-5 experts from a range of disciplines will come together Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in Los Angeles, California, to discuss EB-5 Regional Center development, management and job creations as well as investors procurement.

Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 30, 2011

“The National EB-5 Investment Boot Camp” Nov. 11, 2011, in Los Angeles, is attracting commercial real estate developers, hotel executives, attorneys and financial professionals to learn the latest developments of EB-5 regional center program. The Immigrant Investor Program, also known as “EB-5,” was created by Congress in 1990 to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and capital ...

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Met-Ed Makes Water and Ice Available to Customers

READING, Pa., Oct. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Customers of Met-Ed who are still experiencing a power outage as a result of Saturday’s snowstorm can receive two bags of ice and four gallons of water at no charge at any Giant or Redner’s store in the Met-E…  More »

Cable Glands for Hazardous Locations added to TPC Wire & Cable Corp.’s Line of Quality Products

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. adds cable glands for hazardous areas to their extensive offering of electrical cable, connectors and accessories. TPC supplies power and control cable, connector assemblies and accessories for a wide range of applications in harsh environments including Utility, Food & Beverage, Mining, Crane/Steel, and the Wood, Pulp & Paper markets.

Independence, OH (PRWEB) October 30, 2011

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. has added Cable Glands for Hazardous Areas to their current line of high performance cable products for use in abusive environments. These cable glands meet the newest IECEx and ATEX Standards, as well as, Ex-d ...

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Khiroya family from Calgary, Alberta, wins Smarter Driver Challenge

TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Today Shell Canada Limited and Canadian Geographic announce the Khiroya family of Calgary, Alberta, won the Smarter Driver Challenge held in Toronto, the second of two “mini-challenges” held as part of the three…  More »

A Trick NOT A Treat: Worst October Storm in PECO History Interrupts Service to More than 250,000 Customers

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ranking as the worst October storm in PECO history, yesterday’s wintery mix brought wet snow and strong winds that damaged trees and electrical equipment interrupting electric service to more than 250,000 PECO customers…  More »

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for October 30

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Following is the daily “Profile America” feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30: HEATING SEASON IS HERE Profile America Sunday, October 30th….  More »

Additional Resources Aid Jersey Central Power & Light’s Efforts to Restore Service to 250,000 Customers in Northern New Jersey

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Jersey Central Power Light (JCPL) crews are working to restore service to more than 250,000 customers in northern New Jersey affected by the wet, heavy snow and gusting winds that continue to batter the region. The affected…  More »

FirstEnergy Positions 2,000 Employees, Including Linemen and Support Personnel, to Respond to Major East Coast Snowstorm

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — A convoy of linemen and support personnel from FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) traveled to New Jersey and Pennsylvania late yesterday and early this morning in preparation for power outages likely to result from …  More »

Investigators: Coast Guard should step up security screenings of oil platforms

Although the Coast Guard aims to inspect oil and gas platforms and other offshore energy facilities once every year, only about a third got the security screenings from 2008 to 2010, according to a government report released Friday. At risk, according to the Government Accountability Office, are offshore oil and natural gas facilities that “may be an attractive target to terrorists.”  More »

U.S. Welding & Safety Supply Co. Now Carrying Longevity Welders

U.S. Welding & Safety Supply Co., an online retailer of welding supplies and equipment, has recently announced that it will now be carrying Longevity welding products, including arc, MIG, and TIG welders. This announcement comes at a time when the …  More »

American Trim Featured as Top Ten Business In Shelby County

“Discover the Dayton Region” highlighted top businesses in the surrounding areas, and the Ohio manufacturing company American Trim made the list.

Sidney, OH (PRWEB) October 29, 2011

American Trim was featured as one of the top ten businesses in Shelby County. “Discover the Dayton Region” is an annual publication that centers on a 12 county area speaking to Economic Development, Recruitment, Tourism, and Relocation.

American Trim is an Ohio manufacturing company that specializes in the forming, decorating and coating of metal and composite materials.

This year “Discover the Dayton Region” wanted to highlight the thriving businesses in the Dayton area. ...

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