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Aden’s Governor, PEC and Altaaqa Global Inaugurates Power Plant in Yemen

The 54 MW power plant will supply up to 150,000 customers in Yemen which will benefit more than half a million people in the province of Aden. Altaaqa Global hired 95% of the total employees from Yemen and able to deliver the project on time. This is one of the great success stories of doing synergy between the government, local community and private company in the power industry. Aden, Yemen ' Altaaqa Global Cat Rental Power, a leading global power solutions provider, has successfully installed 54 MW power plant in the province of Aden, Yemen. The Governor and Public Electricity Corporation (PEC) officials, together with various government officials and the Executives of Altaaqa Global inaugurated the power plant that will provide up to 15% of the province summer electricity demand. Governor Wahid Ali Rashid expressed deep gratitude to the President, His Excellency Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi for the great solution to the demands and needs of the governorate of Aden, he said 'the President of the Republic of Yemen has spent a lot of time and efforts to make this power plant into reality. The President has personally been involved in providing the best solutions for electricity crisis and urgently responded to address the situation of electricity." The Governor appealed to the citizens of Aden to use the electricity wisely and be efficient in consuming energy to ensure a sustainable energy and avoid electric outages. According to Engineer Khalil Abdul-Malik, Director General of Public Electricity Corporation (PEC), 'This is the fastest power plant ever built in the history of Yemen. It only took us 23 days from the day that we have signed the contract until the day that we have supplied electricity. This is a record breaking power project. The government, PEC and Altaaqa Global has worked diligently together to deliver electricity to the province of Aden." He pointed out that 'this power plant will alleviate the suffering of the citizens due to power outages and reduce the power deficit." 'With this new power plant, 95% of the workforce is local Yemeni engineers and the remaining 5% are from Altaaqa Global Caterpillar." According to Steven Meyrick, Managing Director of Altaaqa Global, 'We are committed to helping our immediate environs through a sustainable business model by creating employment opportunities in the areas where we operate. By hiring local talents in Yemen, we are proud to serve the community and contribute to their social lives. We have also invested a significant amount of resources to train the Yemeni workforce to ensure that our operation is still on its optimum level. In the end, we have passed on our technical know-how to the local workforce while maintaining our operational standards and processes. We will surely replicate the same process of hiring local people in other countries that we are planning to pursue in the future." 'Because of the successful collaboration between the Altaaqa Global workforce and the local Yemeni team, the power plants of 11kV and 33kV installation were completed as per schedule." According to Peter den Boogert, GM of Business Development of Altaaqa Global, 'Even during summer when it can reach up to 38 degrees Celsius, and during Ramadan when we are only able to work for a short period of time, we were able to complete the power project due to our strong operational and streamlined business process." On top of the swift installation and commissioning, Billy Wharton, Director of Operations of Altaaqa Global, mentioned, 'Our project in Aden is the most advanced in the power industry. We are the only company in the Middle East who utilized an integrated control protection system that can switch from grid to island to grid in just minutes. This is also the most advanced Caterpillar electric power protection system in the world. Our control system provided the most flexible power solution to support base load, intermediate, peaking or standby power generation. Whether it's an island mode/stand alone or grid, or a combination of all operational modes, we can exactly meet the mode requirements at a push of a button." --- END --- About Altaaqa Global Altaaqa Global, a subsidiary of Saudi Arabia's Zahid Group, has been selected by Caterpillar Inc. to deliver multi-megawatt turnkey temporary power solutions worldwide. The company owns, mobilizes, installs, and operates efficient temporary independent power plants (IPP's) at customer sites, focusing on the emerging markets of Sub-Sahara Africa, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, Latin America, South East Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa. Offering power rental equipment that will operate with different types of fuel such as diesel, natural gas, or dual-fuel, Altaaqa Global is positioned to rapidly deploy and provide temporary power plant solutions, delivering electricity whenever and wherever it may be needed. http://www.altaaqaglobal.com/press-media/press-releases PRESS INQUIRIES Robert Bagatsing Altaaqa Global Tel: +971 56 1749505 rbagatsing@altaaqaglobal.com READER REQUESTS Altaaqa Global Marketing Department P.O. Box 262989 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Banquet and mini trade show mark 75th anniversary of Yoder Oil

ELKHART, Ind. ' Yoder Oil company marked its 75th anniversary recently with a special banquet and mini trade show in Middlebury, Ind., May 17, featuring nearly 800 participants. Yoder Oil is an independent distributor/marketer of petroleum lubricant products for farm, automotive, construction and industrial use in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio. Yoder Oil was founded in 1937 by Gerald Yoder, grandfather of current company president Brett Yoder, who also follows in the footsteps of his father, retired CEO Kent Yoder. Beginning with its early relationships with Indiana and Michigan farmers, and continuing with its many manufacturing customers, Yoder Oil has sought to bring time-tested, industry-leading lubricants and fuels that exceed industry standards and maximize the life and performance of equipment. Presently a distributor of Valvoline petroleum products among others, Yoder Oil has expanded its sales territory in the last several years to the Chicago area and to western Ohio, while focusing strictly on its commercial petroleum products. The anniversary banquet and mini trade show 'is our way of saying thank you to some of our long-time customers as well as our new ones," said company president Yoder. 'We also wanted to give some of our vendors an opportunity to share their latest offerings. Fuels and lubricants have been constantly improving." Vendors on hand included B & H Equipment ' Graco Equipment, Citgo Petroleum, Conoco Phillips, Daubert Chemical ' Tectyl Products, ET Products ' Fuel Additives, ICS ' Metalworking Products, Lucas Oil Products, Marathon petroleum, RW Mercer Equipment, Moltan Co. ' Oil Dry products, Perkins Products ' Metalworking, Power Service ' Fuel Additives , Valvoline and Wonderland Marketing ' Cyclo Car Care products. 'As a long-time family business, our relationship with our customers and partners is very important to us," said Yoder. 'We're here to make a profit, but we want to do it with outstanding service and products that help us earn the respect and trust of our customers." 'While we've been a growing company on the move the past few years, we've remained true to our small-town roots and the same core values that have been the bedrock of our success for 75 years," concluded Yoder. Visit www.yoderoil.com for more information. -end-

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Rockaway Fuel Terminal (formerly Able Energy Terminal), sold to Sycamore Energy

Rockaway Fuel Terminal (formerly Able Energy Terminal), Sold to Sycamore Energy ______________________________________________________________________________ Baltimore, Maryland– May 15, 2012: 321 Capital Partners, LLC (321 Capital Partners) an-nounced today that it has successfully assisted its client, Northfield Bank, the secured creditor, in selling the rights to take ownership of the Rockaway, NJ Fuel Oil Terminal (formerly known as the Able Energy Terminal) toSycamore ...

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L.E. Belcher, Inc. Welcomes New Vice President Of Sales

Springfield, MA ‘ Leonard E. Belcher, Inc., long time jobber, wholesale petroleum marketer and convenience store operator, has announced that Michael J. Natale, Jr. has joined the company as Vice President of Sales. Natale will oversee all sales operations of the multi-branded, multi-state distributor. L.E. Belcher, Inc. owns and operates pipeline supplied in-land terminals in Springfield, MA, supplies a variety ...

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FREE E-Learning!

YOU'RE INVITED! Tjernlund Products is now offering free E-Learning! Take some time off during your busy day to sit back, relax and learn more about the equipment offered by Tjernlund by attending a webinar. A webinar is an internet based live interactive conference with a Tjernlund Product's representative. A webcam is not needed to participate, but may be used if you wish. Please share this with anyone you feel would benefit from this training. They're great for representatives, wholesalers, engineers, manufacturers and contractors. We are currently offering webinars on: CPC-3 Start-Up (1 CEU available from NORA) Rooftop Inducer Marketing Ventilation Products Hearth Products ' NEW! Specified Systems Full Line Radon VAC ' NEW! DCOP1 Start-Up (1 CEU available from NORA) UC1 Troubleshooting ' NEW! Specified Systems Technical Instruction ' NEW! ...more to come! For more information, or to register, please visit our website at: www.Tjernlund.com/Webinar John Sterner Technical Sales/E-Learning Coordinator Tjernlund Products, Inc. (800)255-4208 Ext. 164 jsterner@tjfans.com

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DP-702LH Differential Air Pressure Sensor Board

An innovative new differential air pressure ('P) sensor configuration is now available for use with GrayWolf's AdvancedSense??? and WolfPack??? instruments. By combining auto-ranging and auto-zeroing technology, this 'P board offers superb low-end sensitivity, yet an exceptionally broad measurement range.

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