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  • IHS to Offer 2010 Release of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the availability to pre-order the new 2010 edition of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) – an internationally recognized code for the latest rules of safety in the design, fabrication, maintenance and inspection of boilers and pressure vessels, power producing machines and

    Product Design
  • Alcoa Selected as 2009 ESS Excellence Awards “Best of the Best”

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS (NYSE: IHS) a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced that Alcoa was named the “Best of the Best” among nine corporations and three public agencies recently announced as winners of the 2009 ESS Excellence Awards.

    Sustainability
  • House Prices Stabilizing from Coast to Coast

    LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--House prices are stabilizing across the U.S. because of a drop in long-term interest rates and the first-time homebuyers tax credit, IHS Global Insight U.S. Economist Patrick Newport said today in testimony before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity.

    Prices have fallen 14% since March and are now about 13% above their average value in 2000, compared to an inflation-

    Financial Markets
  • IHS CERA Chairman, Daniel Yergin to Deliver Keynote Lecture at SIEW 2009

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Daniel Yergin, IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates (IHS CERA) chairman and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Prize, will address the future of energy at the second annual Singapore International Energy Week 2009 (SIEW) November 16, 2009.

    Energy
  • Harvard Economist Kenneth Rogoff to Address World Economic Outlook Conference

    LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard University economist and former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, will address the IHS Global Insight World Economic Outlook Conference October 20 in Boston.

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Presented with 2009 Department of Defense Team Achievement Award

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, was presented with a Team Achievement Award from the Department of Defense at the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) and Standardization Conference in Orlando, Fla. on September 22, 2009.

    Product Design
  • IHS Herold/Harrison Lovegrove Study Finds Global Oil & Gas Reserves Fall Despite Record Spending in 2009

    NORWALK, Conn. & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The worldwide upstream investment of 232 oil and gas companies increased 21 percent to $492 billion in 2008, according to the 2009 Global Upstream Performance Review, released by oil and gas research firm IHS Herold Inc. and upstream corporate advisor Harrison Lovegrove & Co. Ltd., a Standard Chartered group company.

    Energy
  • Total Construction Spending Expected to Keep Falling in 2010

    LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Because of a collapse in nonresidential construction and despite an expected recovery of residential building in the second half of 2009, total construction spending on an annual basis is expected to fall 12% this year and 4% in 2010, according to the Third Quarter U.S. Construction Briefing by IHS Global Insight's Construction Service.

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Inc. Reports Strong Third 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 third quarter ended August 31, 2009. Revenue for the third quarter of 2009 totaled $239 million, a 15 percent increase over third quarter 2008 revenue of $207 million. Net income for the third quarter of 2009 was $34.7 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, compared to third quarter 2008 net income of

    Corporate
  • IHS Acquires Environmental Support Solutions, Inc.

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of Environmental Support Solutions, Inc. (ESS), a leading provider of environmental, health and safety (EHS) and crisis management software for enterprise sustainability, for approximately $59 million, net of cash acquired.

    Corporate