Archive for the ‘Press Release’ Category

FutureMark Makes New Strides in Reducing Environmental Impact of Paper Production

Environmental coated paper manufacturer leads industry in adopting greener coatings and innovating waste paper reuse Alsip, Ill. – March 29, 2010 – Today FutureMark™ Paper Company, the only North American manufacturer capable of producing up to 100 percent recycled coated paper for magazines and catalogs, announced two new initiatives to lower the environmental impact of…

March 29, 2010

Latrobe Specialty Steel Wins Award for VIM-VAR Expansion

LATROBE, Pa., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Latrobe Specialty Steel’s VIM-VAR expansion won by unanimous vote the Association for Iron & Steel Technology’s (AIST) award for 2009 Project Excellence. AIST’s Project and Construction Management Technology Committee looked at competing projects from Allegheny Technology’s Allegheny Ludlum plate manufacturing plant and United States Steel’s coal grinding facility, but…

January 18, 2010

Crucible Industries and Latrobe Specialty Steel Distribution Announce Partnership

Crucible Industries LLC is pleased to announce its partnership with Latrobe Specialty Steel Distribution for the sales and marketing of Crucible Particle Metallurgy (“CPM”). Supported by more than 30 years of investment in research and development, Crucible’s CPM is one of the world’s most advanced powder metal materials and a critical input for companies in…

January 12, 2010

QuesTek Awards Licenses to Latrobe Specialty Steel

Steel Guru: November 24, 2009. QuesTek Innovations LLC announced that it has awarded licenses to Latrobe Specialty Steel Company to produce and sell Ferrium® C61™ and C64™ alloys. These are the first licenses granted by QuesTek to make commercially and market these two alloys using QuesTek’s compositions, processing expertise and intellectual property. For more information,…

November 24, 2009

Watermill Forms FutureMark Paper Company

Lexington, Mass. – November 9, 2009 – The Watermill Group announced today that it has acquired the Alsip manufacturing facility of the Madison Paper Company from Myllykoski Group. Watermill Group has renamed the newly acquired paper manufacturer FutureMark Paper Company in alignment with the company’s intent to cater to the fast-growing, underserved North American market…

November 9, 2009

Distressed Investment Expert Returns to Watermill Group as Partner

Lexington, MA – Dale Okonow has many skills and talents as a business executive. He has been a President and Chief Operating Officer, a Managing Partner and a corporate lawyer. But his greatest value in this economy is his expertise in the “ turnaround” of businesses –acquiring, financing and operating manufacturing and distribution businesses and…

January 5, 2009

Watermill Ventures Sells Vertex Distribution to DXP Enterprises, Inc.

Lexington, MA – On August 28th, 2008, Watermill Ventures sold Vertex Distribution (“Vertex”, the “Company”) to DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXPE), a national distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products, equipment and services to industrial customers. Vertex, headquartered in Attleboro, Massachusetts, is one of the largest North American master distributors of corrosion resistant industrial…

August 29, 2008

The Watermill Group Aquires C&M Technologies Group, Inc.

Lexington, MA– The Watermill Group announced today that it has acquired C&M Technologies Group, Inc. d.b.a. C&M Corporation (“C&M”), a leading manufacturer of custom cable, coil cords and cable assemblies. With manufacturing capabilities in the United States and Mexico, C&M is well positioned as a top supplier of specialized cabling solutions to Fortune 500 companies…

April 10, 2008