GlobeNewswire

BrandSafway Announces Acquisition of Lyndon Scaffolding PLC

Del

Lyndon Scaffolding to combine with SGB to become Lyndon SGB by BrandSafway

Kennesaw, Georgia, USA, Jan. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KENNESAW, GA – JANUARY 3, 2019 – Brand Industrial Services, known as BrandSafway, has acquired Lyndon Scaffolding, along with Taylor’s Hoists (acquired by Lyndon in 2017), effective December 31, 2018. Moving forward, Lyndon Scaffolding will be combined with SGB, a BrandSafway scaffolding and access unit of Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services UK Ltd., to become Lyndon SGB by BrandSafway.

“This is an exciting combination,” said Dave Witsken, president of Energy and Industrial for BrandSafway. “It allows us to bring together a full range of scaffolding solutions — plus deliver excellence in a suite of other access technologies for our customers. By combining the assets, expertise and reputation of Lyndon Scaffolding with SGB, we will be able to expand our service solutions in key major cities in the U.K., broaden our overall footprint and accelerate our growth.”

With locations in London, Birmingham and Manchester, Edinburgh, Scotland, and Barry, Wales, along with Taylor’s Hoists in Duxford, England, Lyndon Scaffolding provides comprehensive access solutions for the commercial construction, industrial and infrastructure markets in the U.K.

“We look forward to being on the same team with SGB,” said Robert Lynch, CEO of Lyndon Scaffolding. “SGB is one of our industry’s best-known and well-respected names. By working together and sharing our expertise and best practices, Lyndon SGB will be able to offer customers more products and services and improved solutions.”

Established in 1968, Lyndon Scaffolding has sales of approximately £50 million and more than 600 employees. Lyndon Scaffolding has worked on some the U.K.’s largest and most impressive projects, and its portfolio includes Jubilee Bridge at Runcorn, BBC Broadcasting House, Tate Britain, Severn Bridge, Birmingham Gateway Station, Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, and the Scottish Parliament Building.

Dating back to 1919, SGB has focused on both commercial and industrial scaffolding services, training, and mechanical and powered access equipment. SGB is committed to helping its customers overcome the challenges associated with any project — from unprecedented innovations in building design and increased demands for environmental protection, to the ongoing responsibility for safety and the constant pressures of tight schedules and budgets. Recent SGB projects include Guy’s Hospital, Westminster College and Victoria Station in London, Flax Mill in Shrewsbury, Forth Road Bridge in Glasgow, Scotland, and South Hook LNG Terminal in Wales.

“By combining resources, Lyndon SGB will have more locations and greater depth of expertise,” said Mick Herke, managing director of Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services in Europe, “and we will be able to leverage our scale to better serve customers. Both Lyndon Scaffolding and SGB are strong companies with an emphasis on excellent quality and service. Together as Lyndon SGB, we can create more value for clients.”

About BrandSafway
With a commitment to safety as its foremost value, BrandSafway provides the broadest range of services, products and solutions, with the greatest depth of expertise, to the industrial, commercial and infrastructure markets. A portfolio company of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, BrandSafway offers access, industrial services, and forming and shoring solutions to more than 32,000 customers through a workforce of around 35,000 employees, who support our network of approximately 350 strategic locations across 30 countries. With its global footprint, rigorous operating processes and extensive service offerings — a full range of work access, insulation, coatings, specialty industrial service, and forming and shoring solutions — BrandSafway supports customers’ maintenance and refurbishment needs as well as new construction and expansion plans. Today’s BrandSafway — large enough to leverage economies of scale to increase safety and productivity, while also remaining nimble and responsive — delivers unmatched service with local labor and management.

###

Attachment

Om GlobeNewswire

GlobeNewswire
GlobeNewswire
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York

https://globenewswire.com

GlobeNewswire is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.

Følg saker fra GlobeNewswire

Registrer deg med din epostadresse under for å få de nyeste sakene fra GlobeNewswire på epost fortløpende. Du kan melde deg av når som helst.

Siste saker fra GlobeNewswire

Nasdaq, Inc. Prices €600 Million Senior Notes Offering25.3.2019 20:07:00 CETPressemelding

NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced that it priced a public offering of €600,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 1.75% senior notes due 2029 (the “Offering”). The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the Offering to refinance indebtedness and for other general corporate purposes. J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Merrill Lynch International, Mizuho International plc and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) are acting as joint book-running managers for the Offering. HSBC Bank plc, ICBC Standard Bank Plc, Nordea Bank Abp, The Toronto-Dominion Bank and Wells Fargo Securities International Limited are acting as co-managers for the Offering. The Offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement, previously filed by the Company with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). Before investing, you should read the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, as well as oth

‘How to Sell a Massacre’ an Al Jazeera Investigation into Australia’s One Nation Party and Gun Lobby25.3.2019 18:04:00 CETPressemelding

Australia’s One Nation Party Lobbying the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) for Millions of Dollars One Nation’s Chief of Staff, James Ashby, hoped to secure $US20 million political donations to “own the lower house and the upper house” DOHA, Qatar, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A three-year undercover operation by Al Jazeera shows officials from the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) advising delegates from an Australian political party on how to roll back strict gun control laws and how to deal with critics following a mass shooting. Representatives from Pauline Hanson’s One Nation political party were seen seeking millions of dollars in donations from supporters of the U.S. gun lobby in Washington D.C. in order for more guns to flow into Australia. They were coached on how to react if softer gun laws ever led to a mass shooting there. An NRA media liaison officer said the organization remains silent in the immediate aftermath of a multiple shooting, but then

Radient Technologies Inc. Announces Addition of Three Key Members to its Management Team25.3.2019 12:30:00 CETPressemelding

EDMONTON, Alberta, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Adrian Marshall and Mr. James Blakelock to the joint role of Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Planning, and Mr. Bill Wasson to the role of Senior Vice President, Capital Markets and Investor Relations. Working closely with Radient’s existing Management Team and Board of Directors, they will be instrumental in developing, driving and communicating the Company’s corporate strategy and global expansion. Denis Taschuk, CEO & President of Radient, commented: “These additions to our management team are very strategic in nature, and we consider ourselves fortunate to have attracted such top talent as we move forward with our global expansion plans. Both Mr. Marshall and Mr. Blakelock bring to Radient decades of experience working directly with some of the world’s leading rapid growth consu

Forterra Announces Rich Hunter as President of Drainage Pipe & Products and Vik Bhatia of Water Pipe & Products Segments25.3.2019 11:00:00 CETPressemelding

IRVING, Texas, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Forterra, Inc. (“Forterra” or the "Company”) (NASDAQ: FRTA), a leading manufacturer of water and drainage pipe and products in the United States and Eastern Canada, today announced the appointment of Rich Hunter as President of its Drainage Pipe & Products (“Drainage”) segment, and Vik Bhatia as President of its Water Pipe & Products (“Water”) segment. In their new roles, Rich and Vik will continue to report to Jeff Bradley, Chief Executive Officer. Hired as Chief Operating Officer in June 2018, Rich has successfully directed the operations team in delivering measurable improvements in cost, productivity and quality. Vik, who joined Forterra in August of 2017, has had several senior leadership roles, most recently providing focused commercial leadership in the development and execution of sales and customer service strategy for Water. Forterra CEO Jeff Bradley commented, “Rich and Vik have proven themselves as strong leaders who are bot

Nasdaq, Inc. Announces Proposed Senior Notes Offering25.3.2019 10:00:00 CETPressemelding

NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced that it plans to offer, subject to market and other conditions, Euro-denominated senior notes (the “Offering”). The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the Offering to refinance indebtedness and for other general corporate purposes. J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Merrill Lynch International, Mizuho International plc and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) will act as joint book-running managers for the Offering. HSBC Bank plc, ICBC Standard Bank Plc, Nordea Bank Abp, The Toronto-Dominion Bank and Wells Fargo Securities International Limited are acting as co-managers for the Offering. The Offering will be made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement, previously filed by the Company with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). Before investing, you should read the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, as well as other documents the

cPacket Networks Acquires Solarflare’s SolarCapture Appliance Business25.3.2019 10:00:00 CETPressemelding

Joint Solution Provides cPacket Customers with 40Gbps Visibility into High Speed Critical Networks and Retrospective Analysis of Operational and Security Issues SAN JOSE, Calif., March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- cPacket Networks, a leading provider of next-generation network performance monitoring and packet broker solutions, has entered into an agreement with Solarflare to acquire the company’s SolarCapture® Appliance business. Solarflare’s SolarCapture Appliance business provides network traffic capture capability for a variety of IT NetOps and SecOps applications including compliance, service-level-agreement monitoring, performance monitoring, security analytics, network forensics, and record keeping. Now an integral part of cPacket’s cStor (integrated packet-forensics for advanced real-time-analytics) product-line, the combined solution provides 100-percent lossless capture for speeds up to 40Gbps. “Making the SolarCapture Appliance technology a permanent addition to our cStor pr