Thursday - August 24, 2017

News releases, reports, statements and associated documents from U.S. and international businesses.

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WPS Foundation Awards $50,000 to First Responders to Strengthen Public Safety
ASHWAUBENON, Wis., Aug. 21 -- Wisconsin Public Service, a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group, issued the following news release:

To show support for those who strive to improve public safety each day, Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Foundation has awarded a total of $50,000 to 28 emergency response agencies as part of the foundation's annual safety grants. The winners were unveiled during a surprise presentation of new water rescue equipment and safety tools to the Ashwaubenon Department of Public Safety earlier this morning.

A record 108 emergency response agencies across northeastern and north ... Show Full Article

Royal Navy's Historic Flagship HMS Victory Preserved for the Future
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 21 -- BAE Systems issued the following news release:

Specialist engineers from BAE Systems are working with the National Museum of the Royal Navy on a unique project to help preserve HMS Victory, the world's oldest commissioned warship, for future generations.

The work will see engineers install a new structural support system for the ship, which is part of the most extensive restoration project of the 252-year-old warship following her repair after the Battle of Trafalgar.

Ian Mcneeney, Head of Commercial and Business Development at BAE Systems, said: "We are privileged ... Show Full Article

Rockwell Collins to Feature Coalescence at SimTecT 2017
SYDNEY, Aug. 21 -- Rockwell Collins issued the following news:

Next week at the Australasian Simulation Congress (ASC), or SimTecT 2017, Rockwell Collins, a leading provider and integrator of comprehensive simulation and training solutions, will display its Coalescence mixed reality solution.

"The need for precise and economical training and simulation solutions is increasing each day," said Nick Gibbs, managing director of Australia for Rockwell Collins. "Rockwell Collins is focused on evolving current capabilities and designing new innovations that well-position our defence forces, and in-country ... Show Full Article

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Springpath
SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 21 -- Cisco Systems issued the following news release:

Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) announced today its intent to acquire Springpath, Inc., a Sunnyvale-based leader in hyperconvergence software. Springpath has developed a distributed file system purpose-built for hyperconvergence that enables server-based storage systems. The acquisition will allow Cisco to continue to deliver next-generation data center innovation to its customers.

The acquisition is the culmination of a long-standing strategic relationship between Cisco and Springpath. The companies have worked together since ... Show Full Article

B. Braun Launches New Dialyzer
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Aug. 21 -- B. Braun Medical issued the following news release:

B. Braun Medical Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared its hemodialyzer, Diacap(R) Pro. This new dialyzer has improved clearance performance and user handling.

A dialyzer, also known as an "artificial kidney," is a hemodialysis filter that removes wastes and excess fluid from the blood when a patient's kidneys can no longer perform the task. Diacap Pro's advances in fiber technology provide a lower comparable surface area and an increased molecule to surface contact.

"The newly ... Show Full Article

35 Greenberg Traurig New York Attorneys Listed in 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
NEW YORK, Aug. 21 -- Greenberg Traurig, a law firm, issued the following news release:

The 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America includes 35 attorneys from the New York office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

This year, more than 360 Greenberg Traurig attorneys from across the firm's U.S. offices are listed in the publication, with 26 of the firm's attorneys named "Lawyers of the Year." For the 11th consecutive year, Greenberg Traurig is top-listed by Best Lawyers for having the highest number of attorneys listed. The "Top Listed" designation is given to the firm that ... Show Full Article

14 Greenberg Traurig Las Vegas Attorneys Listed in 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 21 -- Greenberg Traurig, a law firm, issued the following news release:

The 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America lists 14 attorneys from the Las Vegas office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP. Additionally, three Las Vegas attorneys were named "Lawyers of the Year," and the firm was top-listed for Copyright Law state-wide in Nevada and in the Las Vegas metro market and for Mergers & Acquisitions in the Las Vegas metro market. The firm was also top-listed nationally for Entertainment Law, Corporate Law, and Government Relations.

Michael J. Bonner, Mark E. Ferrario, ... Show Full Article