Biznotes Featured

12:55pm EDT May 31, 2002
ARCHITECTURE/CONSTRUCTION

Burns & Scalo Roofing Co. has secured the roofing contract for Kaufmann's at South Hills Village.

PWCampbell was awarded the design/build contract by Mentor Schools Credit Union in Mentor, Ohio. The company was also awarded a design/build contract by the Peoples National Bank in New Lexington, Ohio.

Repal Construction Co. has secured the contract for renovations of the Housing Plus II Program Building in Braddock. It also received the contract for interior renovations for the Panera Bread Store at the Waterdam Plaza in McMurray.

Castcon Stone Inc., a manufacturer of precast concrete stairs and other architectural products, broke ground for a 47,000-square-foot building in Saxonburg.

Dick Corp. has been selected by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Health Care to be the designer/builder to complete construction of its new headquarters, Millennium Center One in Moon Township.

HEALTH CARE

SeniorBridge Family Inc., a New York City-based provider of eldercare services in New York, New Jersey, Florida and Massachusetts, acquired Sterling Care Counseling, a Pittsburgh-based provider of eldercare services.

LAW

Singleton-English Law Offices has moved to the St. Clair Building, across from South Hills Village.

RETAIL

AT&T Wireless opened in a new location in Century III Mall, West Mifflin. It formerly occupied a kiosk within the mall.

Model Cleaners opened a store in Greensburg in the Eastgate Shopping Center.

SERVICES

Hadad Services is offering a cleaning service for private homes where neglect has resulted in hazardous living conditions or those that have been condemned by the Allegheny County Health Department.

TECHNOLOGY

Red Square Systems secured several contracts, including Iron & Glass Bank, Manchester Bidwell Corp., New Kensington Library, Wagner Insurance, TimeSys, Strategic Technologies, American Made LLC, Fibchem Industries, Pullman Financial and United Cerebral Palsy.

Straightline Source, a division of United States Steel Corp., expanded its electronic procurement and online steel distribution service to steel buyers in Pittsburgh.

AMTECH Computer Systems opened its U.S. support operations in the Airport Office Park in Coraopolis. The U.K.-based company develops software for low voltage design, test and inspection, and high voltage circuit and design analysis.

Medrad Inc. signed a two-year agreement with W.L. Gore & Associates Inc. to be the exclusive worldwide distributor of the cardiovascular array surface coil, the first magnetic resonance coil to combine a dedicated cardiac coil and a dedicated abdominal coil in a single device.

Respironics Inc. completed its acquisition of Novametrix Medical Systems, a leading cardiorespiratory monitoring company. The transaction is valued at approximately $502 million.

TRANSPORTATION

Pitt Ohio Express introduced an enhancement of its document retrieval function that allows customers to retrieve documents up to 365 days from the date of pickup.

ADVERTISING/PUBLIC RELATIONS

CommuniTech landed an account with Systems Imaging Inc., a provider of document scanning and imaging products and services.

Manges Marketing Services Inc. has added Federated Investors Inc. and Fidelity Bank to its client roster.

Allerton Marketing Communications Inc. has assisted Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. in the introduction of Ocean Spray Sweetie Grapefruit Juice Drink by producing sales materials for use by the Ocean Spray sales broker network.