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J.D. Adams & Company

J.D. Adams & Company

American manufacturers of construction machinery J.D. Adams & Company was founded in 1885 by Joseph D Adams who invented the first leaning-wheel pull grader and was based in Indianapolis. The company manufactured construction machinery including sheepsfoot rollers, dozers and graders from its factory. The company catalogues also listed products by Acme Road Machinery Company though […]

Julius Berger (company)

Julius Berger is a Nigerian construction company, headquartered in Abuja,[1] with additional permanent locations in Lagos and Uyo. The company is represented across Nigeria in structural engineering and infrastructure works, and in southern Nigeria through domestic and international oil and gas industry projects. It is known for constructing most of Nigeria’s infrastructures, major expressways, and […]

Straube Piano Company

Straube Piano Company

The Straube Piano Company (1895–1937) and its successor Straube Pianos Inc. (1937–1949) were American piano manufacturers of uprights, grands, players, and reproducing grands. History[edit] Market perspective The years 1875 to 1932 were a golden age of piano making, a time when pianos had few competitors for home entertainment. Straube manufactured pianos for the last thirty-seven […]

Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited

Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited

The Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited Plc is the Nigerian banknote printer and mint. It is located in both Abuja and Lagos and is majority-owned by the government of Nigeria.[1] In addition to printing the banknotes and the postal orders of Nigeria, it has struck some of the coins of Nigeria. It also […]

Trustees Executors and Agency Company

Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited

Trustees Executors and Agency Company (TEA, 1879–1983) was the first trustee company formed in Australia. It carried on unexciting business for its first 90 years, before collapsing after an excursion into bad property deals in the early 1980s. The Trustees Executors and Agency Company (Canberra) Ltd ACN 8417089 was renamed on 18/4/2014 to ANZ ILP […]

Berman and Company

Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited

Berman and Company is a Washington, D.C. based public affairs and non-profit management firm founded by lawyer and former lobbyist Richard Berman. In addition to its public relations clients, Berman and Company runs several industry-funded non-profit organizations such as the Center for Consumer Freedom,[1] the Center for Union Facts, and the Employment Policies Institute.[2][3][4][5] The […]

Trussed Concrete Steel Company

Trussed Concrete Steel Company

American steel company Trussed Concrete Building for Truscon in Detroit, Michigan – circa 1910 The Trussed Concrete Steel Company was founded in 1903 by Julius Kahn, an engineer and inventor. Its headquarters were in Detroit, Michigan, and its steel factory was in Youngstown, Ohio. The long company name changed to a shortened version of “Truscon” […]

Westmoreland Glass Company

Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Limited

The Westmoreland Glass Company was a company that produced glass in Grapeville, Pennsylvania. History[edit] The Westmoreland Glass Company was founded in 1889 when a group of men purchased the Specialty Glass Company located in East Liverpool, Ohio, and moved it to Grapeville, Pennsylvania.[1] Grapeville was chosen as the location of the factory because the property […]

Caffé Vita Coffee Roasting Company

Caffé Vita Coffee Roasting Company

Coffee roasting company in Seattle, Washington Caffè Vita Coffee Roasting Company, commonly known as Caffè Vita, is an American coffee roasting company based in Seattle, Washington. Part of the third wave of coffee movement, it has been named one of 10 places offering “the best coffee in America.”[1][2][3] Caffè Vita was founded in Seattle’s Queen […]

The Pyrene Company Limited

The Pyrene Company Limited

The Pyrene Company Limited from their beginning in 1914, until 1971 when they became Chubb Fire Security Limited, were among the world’s leaders in the manufacture of fire fighting equipment. The name Pyrene was epitomised by their famous ‘pump’ extinguisher which was installed on public transport, commercial and private vehicles throughout the western world. The […]