October Business: The Crossing Company Acquires The HDD Company; Pipefusion First Canadian Outlet for Connectra Fusion Tools; CONTECH Launches Grreen Concrete

October 2009 Vol. 64 No. 10
The new PFERD headquarters in Ontario.

Condux and Tesmec
Condux International Inc., Mankato, MN, has entered into a joint venture with Tesmec Spa, Italy. Equal ownership of Condux Tesmec began on June 1. The new company is located in Mankato.

The new venture will provide products and service to the high voltage transmission and distribution market. Equipment and accessories will be stocked and shipped from the Mankato location. Utilities and utility contractors will be provided the ability to improve productivity and efficiency while limiting downtime and improving job site safety. 877.854.1750, www.conduxtesmec.com

J.F. Kiely Construction
J.F. Kiely Construction Co. is awarded the 2008 Champion Award by the United Way of Atlantic County. The Champion Award is presented to private businesses for outstanding support in the area of workplace campaigns.

Established in 1952, J.F. Kiely Construction Co. provides a wide range of utility services, including the installation of gas, water, sewer and electric throughout New Jersey. 732.222.4400, www.JFKiely.com

WennSoft
WennSoft has been selected as a finalist for the Microsoft Dynamics Regional Partner of the Year at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2009 in New Orleans. Microsoft Corp. honored 13 partners around the globe with the 2009 Microsoft Dynamics Regional Partner of the Year award.

Finalists were selected based on their strong business performance and dedication to delivering solutions that meet diverse customer needs. Several key criteria were considered in the select process, including outstanding sales performance, deep technological expertise on Microsoft Dynamics products and services, and feedback from Microsoft team members.

WennSoft provides implementation, training and consultation throughout the world for small, midmarket and corporate businesses using business applications. WennSoft specializes in Microsoft Dynamics GP, with solutions such as WennSoft Job Cost, Service Management Series, Equipment Management Series, and Project Management Portal that help leading global companies across industries achieve success. 262.821.4100, www.wennsoft.com