NZ trucking giant to buy Europe’s Wim Bosman Group

NZ trucking giant to buy Europe’s Wim Bosman Group

By Aubrey Chang - Mar 07, 2011

New Zealand’s largest trucking company, Mainfreight, is all set to enter the European market by acquiring Netherlands-based Wim Bosman Group, in what will be the NZ-based company

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Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 07, 2011

Ever fantasized about a treehouse hideout as a kid? Surely. Well, seems like this group of architects from Terreform and MIT believe that treehouses are not just for kids. Mitchell

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Murdoch’s BSkyB takeover to be £3 billion dearer thanks to Fidelity

Murdoch’s BSkyB takeover to be £3 billion dearer thanks to Fidelity

By Jay Raol - Mar 07, 2011

Fidelity Investments, an institutional investor with a £300 million stake in satellite broadcaster British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB), has demanded that Rupert Murdoch’s News

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Lego's Light-savers: Harry Potter, Darth Vader, Indiana Jones

Lego's Light-savers: Harry Potter, Darth Vader, Indiana Jones

By Richard Meryn - Mar 06, 2011

The Danish toymaker’s brilliance of introducing movie-themed box sets including Star Wars, Harry Potter and Indiana Jones has paid off, with Lego witnessing a galactic 63 per cen

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CIRS: Canada’s Living Laboratory

CIRS: Canada’s Living Laboratory

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 05, 2011

When the world is still talking about making buildings in ways that help them meet a large part of their energy demands, what would you say about one that goes beyond just having a

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Generate clean energy by underwater kite turbines

Generate clean energy by underwater kite turbines

By Carrie Ann - Mar 04, 2011

Minesto, the Swedish tidal energy device developer, has revealed its latest technology for producing clean energy: the use of underwater kite turbines. This new technology, called

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Ducab

Ducab

By Anna Domanska - Mar 04, 2011

Ducab: Powering the Region Ducab is jointly owned by the Governments of Dubai and Abu Dhabi (50% each) and has one of the most modern manufacturing units in the region. Spread ove

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Little Lady Foods Inc.

Little Lady Foods Inc.

By Anna Domanska - Mar 04, 2011

Little Lady Foods Inc. – Expanding faster than a waistline Little Lady Foods was founded in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago by the Esposito family in 1961. The small

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Strabag

Strabag

By Anna Domanska - Mar 03, 2011

On its way to the top STRABAG is one of Europe’s leading construction groups. With approximately 75,500 employees, STRABAG posted an output volume of around € 13.0 billion in 2

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