Printer Friendly

L.B. FOSTER COMPANY APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR

 L.B. FOSTER COMPANY APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR
 PITTSBURGH, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard L. Shaw, chairman and


chief executive officer of Michael Baker Corporation, Beaver, Pa., has been appointed a director of L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ: FSTRA), it was announced today.
 Shaw, 64, has led Michael Baker Corporation from a company with $20 million of revenue in 1983 to revenues in excess of $200 million in 1991. Michael Baker provides engineering, construction, and operations and maintenance services worldwide. It has consistently ranked in the top ten percent of U.S. design firms as listed annually by the Engineering News Record. The recent acquisition of certain assets of the Mellon Stuart Company, a leading construction company, increases Baker's capability to design and build.
 Shaw's background and experience in many markets served by Foster will be of great value in his exercise of the duties of a director.
 The company is grateful to Jerry Goldress, who recently resigned from its board of directors, for his numerous contributions to the company since 1986.
 L.B. Foster Company, located in Pittsburgh, is a manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of construction, rail and tubular products.
 -0- 3/31/92
 /CONTACT: Lee B. Foster of L.B. Foster Company, 412-928-7842/
 (FSTRA) CO: L.B. Foster Company ST: Pennsylvania IN: SU: PER


CD -- PG011 -- 3508 03/31/92 14:59 EST
COPYRIGHT 1992 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1992 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Mar 31, 1992
Words:223
Previous Article:CONRAIL, ILLINOIS CENTRAL DONATE TRANSPORTATION TO MOVE SURPLUS FOOD TO UPSTATE NEW YORK
Next Article:TAIT ELECTED COMMUNITY FIRST BANK CHAIRMAN AND PRESIDENT
Topics:


Related Articles
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY EARNS $0.09 PER SHARE IN THIRD QUARTER
L.B. FOSTER REPORTS SALES INCREASE OF 17 PERCENT IN FOURTH QUARTER
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY PLANS ACQUISITION
L. B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 1993 RESULTS
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS SECOND QUARTER PROFIT OF $1 MILLION
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS THIRD QUARTER PROFIT OF $1 MILLION
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS 1993 RESULTS
SUIT AGAINST FOSTER DISMISSED
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS FIRST QUARTER PROFITS
L.B. FOSTER COMPANY REPORTS SECOND QUARTER PROFITS

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters