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  • Six Days until Air France Sonar Beacons Fall Silent

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Jane’s Aviation Analyst, Chris Yates, explained, "Speculation earlier today that flight recorders aboard the stricken Air France FL447 may have been found on the seabed in the South Atlantic ultimately turned out to be incorrect. However, it did emphasis the importance attached to these devices and the limited time now available for their recovery. The sonar beacons will fall silent in just six days time meaning answers to

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • IHS Inc. Reports Strong Second Quarter 2009 Results

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today reported strong results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2009. Revenue for the second quarter of 2009 totaled $235 million, a 14 percent increase over second quarter 2008 revenue of $207 million. Net income for the second quarter of 2009 was $32.0 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, compared to second quarter 2008 net income of

    Corporate
  • IHS Completes Acquisition of Remaining 49.9 Percent of Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced it has acquired the remaining 49.9 percent of Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay (LRF) that it currently does not own from Lloyd’s Register giving IHS 100 percent ownership of LRF.

    Corporate
  • IHS Analysis Shows Regulatory and Social Pressures Continue to Affect the Supply Chain and Escalate Corporate Risk

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Companies must establish information management as a core competency in order to navigate ever-increasing, complex regulatory and social pressures, according to a new whitepaper from IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS).

    Product Design
  • IHS Global Insight Launches Economic Outlook Index

    LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Global Insight, the world's leading company for economic and financial analysis and forecasting, today announces the launching of the Economic Outlook Index designed to track and forecast economic recovery and growth prospects using an index of 11 forward-looking leading economic and financial indicators.

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Reaffirms 2009 Financial Guidance

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, is reaffirming its 2009 revenue and adjusted EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) guidance.

    Corporate
  • IHS CERA Downstream Capital Costs Index: Refinery and Petrochemical Construction Costs Decline for the First Time

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The effects of the global economic slowdown and falling commodity prices have halted the rise of costs for designing and constructing downstream refining and petrochemical projects after years of steady escalation, according to the IHS CERA Downstream Capital Costs Index (DCCI).

    Energy
  • IHS to Distribute Valtus US Ortho Imagery

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced that it has expanded its relationship with Valtus Imagery Services to provide direct online access to the company’s U.S. ortho-rectified imagery via IHS and 3rd party WMS-enabled applications, including IHS PETRA®. The enhanced product offering provides a real-world view of the field directly from the desktop.

    Energy
  • IHS CERA: Period of Sustained Cost Escalation for Upstream Oil and Gas Facilities Comes to an End

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The costs of building and operating upstream oil and gas facilities fell over the past six months reversing a prolonged wave of cost escalation, according to two cost indexes maintained by IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates (IHS CERA).

    Energy
  • IHS Jane’s Launches Jane’s Intelligence Weekly

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Jane’s launches Jane’s Intelligence Weekly, a new publication designed to provide analysis on security issues worldwide. Jane’s Intelligence Weekly delivers insight produced by IHS Jane's global network of contributors and in-house experts. The publication’s analysis is supported by satellite imagery intelligence, as well as quantitative risk assessments provided by Jane's Country Risk Ratings.

    Aerospace, Defense & Security