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  • IHS Reaffirms 2010 Financial Guidance, Will Host First Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call on March 17, 2010

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, is reaffirming its 2010 revenue and adjusted EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) guidance. The company plans to publicly reaffirm that earnings guidance in previously announced presentations to be made today in San Francisco and Boston.

    Corporate
  • IHS Introduces opsInfo™ 8.1 EHS and Sustainability Platform

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS (NYSE: IHS) a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the release of opsInfo™ 8.1 software for environmental, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability information management.

    Sustainability
  • IHS Jane’s Americas Analyst Discusses the Falklands Drilling Carries No Risk of Military Conflict

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Jane’s Americas Analyst Robert Munks explained, “It is vital to stress that the current resurgence of interest in the Falklands carries no risk of military conflict between the two countries. Argentina’s return to democracy in 1983 and its pledge to pursue its claim to the ‘Malvinas’ through peaceful means underline that the military option is no longer viable.

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • United States, China and Japan Top List of Best Construction Opportunities

    An analysis of the global construction market shows that the United States, China and Japan are among the top nations with the best size-oriented market opportunities. IHS Global Insight's Fourth Quarter Global Construction Outlook from the Global Construction Services Group measures three main indicators in construction markets -- market growth, market size, and construction-specific risk – to prioritize opportunity.

    Financial Markets
  • IHS to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced today that company executives will present an overview of IHS at two separate investor conferences on Wednesday, February 24, 2010.

    IHS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jerre Stead will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2010 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco at approximately 2:40 p.m. EST.

    Corporate
  • New Study Finds Natural Gas Industry Responsible for Nearly 600,000 Jobs in Canada

    Nearly 600,000 Canadians were working in jobs supported by the natural gas industry in 2008, providing a substantial impact to the nation’s economy, according to a new study released today by IHS Global Insight. The study, titled “The Contributions of the Natural Gas Industry to the Canadian National and Provincial Economies,” is unique in that it specifically calculated the number of jobs supported by the natural gas industry, numbers usually found

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Acquires Emerging Energy Research

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of Emerging Energy Research, a leading advisory firm whose mission is to help clients understand, leverage and exploit the technological, regulatory and competitive trends in the global emerging energy sector. The purchase price is approximately $18 million.

    Corporate
  • After Big Drop in 2009, Total E&P Spending Slated to Rise Seven Percent in 2010 Says IHS Herold Report

    Spending on exploration and production (E&P), excluding acquisitions, is expected to rise by seven percent to $326 billion in 2010 among more than 65 of the largest publicly traded oil and gas companies, according to an initial annual E&P spending report issued this week by energy research firm IHS Herold.

    Energy
  • Jane’s Industry Quarterly Examines the Possible Decline of U.S. Dominance in World Defence Markets

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The United States’ dominance of the global defence sectors is likely to be eroded over the coming decade as both Russia and China encroach on formerly assured markets, according to the latest Jane’s Industry Quarterly study: “Crossing Borders: International Defence Industrial Relationships – a Global Perspective.”

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • Shipping Industry to See 50% Drop in New Orders for Liquid Petroleum Gas Tankers to 2013

    A report just published by Fairplay shows new orders for liquid petroleum gas (LPG) fleet tankers currently forecast at 191 to the end of 2013, which is 50 percent less than the previous five years or 40 percent if measured in cubic metres (m3)

    Aerospace, Defense & Security