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GE Appoints Two New Digital Officers

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:12:05 +0000

BOSTON, MA — September 18, 2017 - GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of two new company officers.   



GE Board of Directors Authorizes Quarterly Dividend

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:47:56 +0000

BOSTON – September 7, 2017 - The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.24 per share dividend on the outstanding stock of the Company payable October 25, 2017 to shareowners of record at the close of business on September 18, 2017. The ex-dividend date is September 15, 2017. About GE



Avitas Systems, a GE Venture, Partners with NVIDIA to Enhance AI for Robotic Inspection and Automated Defect Recognition

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:00:19 +0000

BOSTON, MA – SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 – Avitas Systems, a GE Venture, is partnering with NVIDIA to use some of the latest advances in artificial intelligence computing to optimize the use of robotics for inspection and better detect defects on industrial assets with advanced data analytics.



GE GENIUSLINK™ partners with Upwork to triple its talent network

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0000

BOSTON - September 7, 2017 - GENIUSLINK™, GE’s internal resource matching talent to task, today unveiled a partnership with Upwork, the largest freelancing site. The combination of GENIUSLINK and Upwork creates an expert network of millions of independent professionals with in-demand skills spanning from IT and engineering to design and marketing.  



Vishal Wanchoo appointed as President & CEO of GE South Asia

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:52:48 +0000

New Delhi– August 23, 2017: GE today announced the appointment of Vishal Wanchoo as President & CEO of GE South Asia effective October 1, 2017. Vishal succeeds Banmali Agrawala, who is moving on from GE to join Tata Sons as President of its infrastructure, defence and aerospace business.



GE Appoints Three New Company Officers

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:09:11 +0000

BOSTON, MA — August 10, 2017 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of three new company officers.



Des étudiantes dans l’ingénierie découvrent les métiers proposés par Algesco

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:48:25 +0000

Alger, le 11 juillet 2017 – Un groupe d’étudiantes venues de l’Ecole Nationale Polytechniques, de l’Institut en génie de l'énergie électrique (ex INELEC) et de l’Ecole Préparatoire Sciences et Techniques d’Alger (EPSTA), ont visité aujourd’hui le centre de réparation de turbines, Algesco, situé à Boufarik. Créé par GE, Sonatrach et Sonelgaz, il est considéré comme l’une des plus grandes unités du genre de GE au monde.



20.000 femmes dans le secteur de la Science et de la Technologie d’ici 2020. Objectif annoncé par GE à travers l’initiative « Women in Tech »

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 14:47:10 +0000

Alger, le 8 mars 2017 : GE annonce le lancement de « Women In Technology and Science », une initiative ayant pour but de réduire l’écart entre le nombre d’hommes et de femmes dans le domaine technique : Engineering, Technologie numérique, informatique, Management produit et chaine d’approvisionnement, des domaines encore largement dominés par les hommes.



GE ouvre un nouveau centre de formation GETLA, destiné à ses employés et aux acteurs du secteur de l’énergie et de la santé

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 14:24:23 +0000

Alger, Algérie ; 6 Février : General Electric a annoncé aujourd’hui l’ouverture de son centre de formation, GETLA (General Electric Technical and Leadership Academy), situé au sein de la Tour CMA CGM, dans le quartier d’affaires de Bab Ezzouar à Alger.



Russell Stokes named President and CEO of GE Power

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:11:03 +0000

BOSTON – June 14, 2017 – GE (NYSE: GE) announced today that Russell Stokes, current president and CEO of GE Energy Connections, has been named president and CEO of GE Power, effective July 3, 2017.  He succeeds Steve Bolze, the former president and CEO of GE Power, who has announced his decision to retire.  In his new role, Mr. Stokes will lead the integration of the legacy GE Power and Energy Connections businesses into one, power-focused unit called GE Power.



GE Ventures Launches Data-Driven Company to Advance Industry Inspection Services

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 07:10:51 +0000

BERLIN, GERMANY – JUNE 13, 2017 – Today at GE’s Minds + Machines Europe event, GE Ventures announced the launch of Avitas Systems, a new company that will use predictive data analytics, robotics, and artificial intelligence to deliver advanced inspection services to the oil and gas, transportation, and energy industries.   



Baker Hughes and GE Reach Agreement with DOJ to Complete Proposed Transaction

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:31:53 +0000

HOUSTON- June 12, 2017 -Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) and General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) announced today that they have reached an agreement with the Department of Justice that would allow the parties to complete their proposed transaction under U.S. law. Today’s milestone represents significant progress toward creating an oil and gas productivity leader positioned to deliver value for customers, employees and shareholders.  



JOHN FLANNERY NAMED CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF GE

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:04:21 +0000

BOSTON – June 12, 2017 – GE (NYSE: GE) announced today that John Flannery, current President and CEO of GE Healthcare, has been named CEO of the company by the GE Board of Directors effective August 1, 2017 and Chairman and CEO effective January 1, 2018.  Jeff Immelt, Chairman and CEO, will remain Chairman of the Board through his retirement from the company on December 31, 2017.   In addition, Jeff Bornstein, current CFO, has also been promoted to Vice Chair of GE.



GE Board of Directors Authorizes Quarterly Dividend

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 16:44:18 +0000

BOSTON – June 9, 2017 - The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.24 per share dividend on the outstanding stock of the Company payable July 25, 2017 to shareowners of record at the close of business on June 19, 2017. The ex-dividend date is June 15, 2017. About GE



The Future of Work in Europe White Paper

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:55:56 +0000

 



Baker Hughes and GE Announce Executive Leadership Team for Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 15:06:23 +0000

HOUSTON – June 05, 2017 – Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) and General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) today announced the executive team that will lead Baker Hughes, a GE Company upon closing of their proposed transaction to combine GE’s Oil & Gas business with Baker Hughes.   The combined executive team, which has considerable experience, deep expertise and will drive global impact, will be as follows:   



GE and partners sign more than $5.5 Billion in New Contracts and MOUs to Advance Vietnam’s Energy and Aviation Sectors

Wed, 31 May 2017 15:31:15 +0000

<>, May 31 2017 – General Electric (NYSE: GE) today announced the signing of agreements valued at more than $2 billion to support the development of Vietnam’s energy sectors, as well as agreements valued at over $3.58 billion for new CFM International  aircraft engines and maintenance support.  This constitutes the largest combined set of transactions for GE in Vietnam in the company’s history.   



AG HEALEY, GE FOUNDATION LAUNCH SUBSTANCE USE PREVENTION INITIATIVE TO REACH ALL PUBLIC MIDDLE SCHOOLS IN MASSACHUSETTS

Wed, 31 May 2017 15:01:43 +0000

BOSTON – Attorney General Maura Healey and the GE Foundation today announced a $2 million public-private initiative, along with Epicenter Experience and The Herren Project, that will bring new resources to students in every public middle school in Massachusetts to help address the opioid epidemic.    AG Healey announced the first-of-its-kind initiative, named Project Here, today at a launch event at the GE headquarters with Ann R., Klee, president of the GE Foundation and vice president of GE’s Boston Development & Operations.   



Baker Hughes and GE Receive Clearance from the European Commission

Wed, 31 May 2017 13:27:43 +0000

HOUSTON – (May 31, 2017) –Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) and General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) announced today that the European Commission has cleared the proposed transaction between Baker Hughes and GE’s oil and gas business under EU merger control rules. The companies remain confident in the value that the combined company will deliver to its customers, employees, shareholders and to the oil and gas industry. Baker Hughes and GE continue to work constructively with regulators and expect to close the transaction in mid-2017.



H.E Eng. Yasser El Kady, Minister of Communications & Information Technology Recognizes the Winners of the GE Egypt Digital Innovation Challenge

Tue, 23 May 2017 10:35:07 +0000

GE (NYSE: GE) today held the Award Ceremony for the GE Egypt Digital Innovation Challenge, which was attended by His Excellency Engineer Yasser El Kady, Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT). The Challenge was held under the patronage of the Ministry of MCIT and was done in partnership with the Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC), an affiliate of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA).



In support of Saudi Vision 2030: Saudi Arabia and GE announce raft of MoUs and agreements worth $15 billion in industrial project development and cross-sector capacity building

Sat, 20 May 2017 11:41:55 +0000

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. May 20, 2017: Building on its more than 80 years of partnership and experience in the Kingdom, GE [NYSE: GE] has taken significant steps in supporting the delivery of Saudi Vision 2030, today announcing in partnership with the Kingdom a range of Memorandums of Understanding [MoU] and projects valued at $15 billion – of which almost $7 billion are GE technology and solutions – across multiple sectors and partners aimed at creating a truly diverse and sustainable economic platform.



GE BREAKS GROUND ON FUTURE CAMPUS, GE INNOVATION POINT

Wed, 10 May 2017 16:07:57 +0000

BOSTON, MA – May 8, 2017 – Today, GE hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for its future campus, GE Innovation Point. Speakers included GE Chairman & CEO Jeff Immelt, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. Innovation Point will be home to 800 GE employees as well as collaborators from the innovation, start-up and learning communities.



GE Appoints Three New Company Officers

Mon, 08 May 2017 16:01:26 +0000

BOSTON, MA — May 8, 2017 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of three new company officers.   



GE Foundation commits $100K to Pisgah High School

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:06:33 +0000

ASHEVILLE, NC – April 25, 2017 – The GE Foundation announced a $100,000 grant to Pisgah High School today for the continued development of students and community efforts. Since opening in 1966, Pisgah High School has supported machining and advanced manufacturing training across western North Carolina (WNC). The program continues to produce great technical talent and supports the growth of the manufacturing pipeline in WNC.



FUSE POWERED BY GENIUSLINK RECOGNIZED AS (GOLD) FINALIST AT THE 2017 EDISON AWARDS

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:07:11 +0000

(New York) (April 21, 2017) – Fuse, powered by GENIUSLINK, was recognized as a Gold winner at the 2017 Edison Awards Gala in New York City.  The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy.                           



GE Additive establishes Customer Experience Center in Germany

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:01:46 +0000

BOSTON, Massachusetts – April 24, 2017 — GE Additive (NYSE: GE) is establishing a “Customer Experience Center” in Munich, Germany – the first of several GE Additive centers planned worldwide to accelerate the use of additive manufacturing. The Munich center will allow current and potential customers to experience first-hand designing and producing components using additive manufacturing.  Up to 50 GE Additive employees will operate the center, including technicians and engineers specializing in additive design and production.



GE Launches Brilliant Skills Curriculum To Train Workers For Digital Industrial Future

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:01:00 +0000

Boston, MA March 30, 2017 – GE announced today a proprietary skills curriculum to train global supply chain employees for new, highly valuable jobs needed in our digital industrial economy. This new initiative will focus on lean, advanced, additive and digital manufacturing.



Mubadala, the Dubai Future Foundation and GE launch region’s first Microfactories in the UAE

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:40:08 +0000

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. March 27, 2017: Mubadala Development Company (Mubadala), the Abu Dhabi-based investment and development company, the Dubai Future Foundation and GE Additive (NYSE: GE) are uniting their collective expertise behind the establishment of the first Microfactory in the region, seeking to accelerate revolutionary additive design, customer innovation, digital manufacturing technologies and access to global problem solving within the United Arab Emirates [UAE].  



GE, 2020 yılına kadar 20.000 kadını teknik rollere getirecek

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:38:00 +0000

İstanbul – Türkiye 8 Mart 2017 : General Electric (GE),  2020 yılına kadar 20 bin kadının GE’deki STEM (Bilim, Teknoloji, Mühendislik ve Matematik) rollerinde görevlendirilmesini ve tüm başlangıç düzeyindeki teknik geliştirme programları için kadınlar ve erkekler açısından yüzde 50-50 temsil oranı planladığını açıkladı. Program, GE’deki mühendislik, üretim, bilişim teknolojileri ve ürün yönetimi rollerinde kadınların temsil düzeyini önemli ölçüde artıracak.



GE AND BAKER HUGHES RECEIVE EXPECTED REQUESTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FROM THE DOJ

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:16:32 +0000

BOSTON & HOUSTON – March 06, 2017 – General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) today announced that the companies have each received a request for additional information (“second request”) from the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) in connection with the pending combination of GE’s oil and gas business with Baker Hughes.  The second requests were issued under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (“HSR Act”).



GE Appoints Seven New Company Officers

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:00:56 +0000

BOSTON, MA — February 28, 2017 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of seven new company officers.



GE Ventures and Samsung Electro-Mechanics Announce Global Microelectronics Packaging Patent Agreement

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:00:47 +0000

NISKAYUNA, NY and SUWON, KOREA - February 16, 2017 -  GE Ventures and Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SEMCO), a world leader in electronic components, announced today a multi-year, worldwide patent license agreement. With this partnership, SEMCO will license GE microelectronics packaging patent portfolio, covering the fabrication of substrates embedded with electronic circuits. 



Senator William “Mo” Cowan to Lead Litigation & Legal Policy at GE

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:01:46 +0000

BOSTON, Mass. – Feb. 14, 2017 – GE announced today that Senator William “Mo” Cowan has been named Vice President, Litigation and Legal Policy, effective April 1, 2017.  In this role, he will be responsible for litigation, enforcement proceedings, investigations and compliance globally for GE.  He will also continue to help lead GE’s Boston team, advising senior GE leaders and engaging with the City and State as the company moves forward with the construction of its new global headquarters campus in the Fort Point Channel neighborhood.



GE Board of Directors Authorizes Quarterly Dividend

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:45:03 +0000

BOSTON – February 10, 2017 - The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.24 per share dividend on the outstanding stock of the Company payable April 25, 2017 to shareowners of record at the close of business on February 27, 2017. The ex-dividend date is February 23, 2017. About GE



GE Posts Supplemental Financial Information on GE Oil & Gas

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 23:23:53 +0000

BOSTON—January 26, 2017—GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it has posted supplemental historical financial data for its oil and gas business (“GE Oil & Gas”).  The supplemental data, which updates the GE Oil & Gas financial data previously posted on November 7, 2016 with full year results for 2016, will be posted on GE’s investor website http://www.ge.com/investor-relations/ir-events/ge-4th-quarter-2016-earnings-webcast.



GE to Hold 2017 Shareowners Meeting in Asheville, North Carolina

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:01:06 +0000

BOSTON, Mass. – January 26, 2017 – GE (NYSE: GE) announced today that it will hold its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareowners on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the GE Aviation facility at 502 Sweeten Creek Industrial Park Road in Asheville, North Carolina.  GE holds its shareowners meeting in a different city each year to highlight the strength of GE’s businesses in communities around the United States. 



The Boston Celtics and GE Announce Multi-Year Partnership Centered on Data and Innovation

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:45:06 +0000

BOSTON, January 25, 2017 — The Boston Celtics and GE today announced a multi-year partnership in which the world’s leading digital industrial company will become the team’s exclusive Data and Analytics Partner.  GE, which moved its global headquarters to Boston in 2016, will receive a number of marketing assets, including the first jersey patch partnership in the team’s history, beginning in the 2017-18 season.  



GE SELECTS SUFFOLK AS CONSTRUCTION MANAGER FOR NEW BOSTON HEADQUARTERS

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:32:31 +0000

BOSTON, Mass – DECEMBER 16, 2016 – GE today announced the selection of Suffolk Construction Company as construction manager for the development of GE’s new global headquarters in Boston.



GE, GILLETTE AND MASSDEVELOPMENT COMPLETE THE SALE OF PROPERTY FOR FUTURE GE HEADQUARTERS IN BOSTON

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:31:30 +0000

BOSTON, Mass – DECEMBER 15, 2016 -- GE took another step forward in the development of its future global headquarters in Boston today. Along with MassDevelopment, GE purchased nearly 2.5 acres and two historic brick buildings from Procter & Gamble (P&G). The property sits on the edge of P&G’s Gillette World Shaving Headquarters Campus in the Fort Point neighborhood of Boston.



GE Appoints Three New Company Officers

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 14:00:29 +0000

BOSTON, MA — December 15, 2016 – GE announced today the appointment of three new Company officers. Visal Leng is President and CEO, Asia Pacific, GE Oil & Gas. With more than 20 years of Industrial experience at GE, Visal has held roles of increasing responsibility in Sales, Finance and Quality across the Plastics, Infrastructure, Water and Oil & Gas businesses primarily in Europe and Asia. Visal holds a master’s degree in civil engineering from the Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics of Paris, France.



Statement on Rex Tillerson, President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s nominee for Secretary of State

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:20:41 +0000

“I applaud the President-Elect for his choice of Rex Tillerson for the role of Secretary of State.  I have worked closely with Rex on significant projects all over the world.  As the leader of Exxon Mobil, a truly global American company, Rex has an exceptional understanding of our country’s essential and strategic role in the world.  More importantly, he has a contemporary, ground-level view of our most important relationships.  He is highly respected, well-travelled, a great negotiator and smart.”



GE Board of Directors Approves 4% Increase in Quarterly Dividend

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:27:54 +0000

BOSTON – December 9, 2016 - The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today raised the Company’s quarterly dividend 4%, or $0.01 per outstanding share of the Company’s common stock, to $0.24 per outstanding share of the Company’s common stock. The Board declared that the dividend is payable January 25, 2017 to shareowners of record at the close of business on December 27, 2016. The ex-dividend date is December 22, 2016.



GE Ventures, Microsemi and Corning Partner to Launch Menlo Micro and Next Generation of Electronic Switching

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:30:33 +0000

IRVINE, CA – December 6, 2016 – Today, GE Ventures announced the launch of Menlo Micro, a new spinout from GE’s Global Research Center, which has re-invented one of the most fundamental building blocks of electronic systems – the electronic switch. The company’s disruptive Digital-Micro-Switch platform is strongly positioned to enable end products serving multiple industry verticals – including today’s mobile communications networks to future next generation 5G mobile networks and industrial IoT markets.



New GE Analysis: Software and Hardware Upgrades Could Cut Global CO2 Emissions from Coal and Gas Power Plants by One Billion Metric Tons

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:29:06 +0000

Schenectady, N.Y. – December 5, 2016 – GE today released a first-of-its-kind analysis of global power plants, which found that carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the world’s fleet of coal and gas plants can be reduced by 10 percent – the equivalent of removing 95 percent of cars off U.S. roads – when existing hardware and software solutions are fully applied. The analysis is the first to quantify the emission reductions of using existing technologies to upgrade the global fleet of coal and gas-based power plants.  



Reliance Industries and GE form a global partnership to drive digital transformation in the industrial world

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:03:55 +0000

MUMBAI, 17th November 2016: Reliance Industries Limited (NSE: Reliance) and GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the signing of a global partnership agreement in the Industrial IOT (IIOT) space whereby RIL and GE will work together to build out joint applications on GE’s Predix platform.  The first-of-its-kind partnership marks the coming together of two of the world’s largest industrial conglomerates to provide Industrial IOT solutions to customers in oil & gas, fertilizer, power, healthcare, telecom and other industries.



GE Agrees to Purchase Controlling Shares of Arcam AB

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:45:48 +0000

BOSTON, MA (USA) – November 15, 2016 – GE (NYSE: GE) has agreed to purchase controlling shares of Arcam AB of Sweden following the conclusion of the extended public tender offer which ended on November 10.   Arcam shares tendered during the extended acceptance period – combined with Arcam shares acquired by GE – correspond to approximately 73.57% of the total outstanding shares for GE.  



GE Appoints Six New Company Officers

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:32:07 +0000

BOSTON, MA — November 15, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of six new Company officers.    Patrick Franklin has joined GE as Vice President & General Manager, Applications, GE Digital. Prior to joining GE, he was a Vice President of Engineering at Google. Over his twenty-five year career, Patrick has held leadership positions at Amazon, Microsoft, Intel and the United States Navy. Patrick earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR.  



GE Posts Overview of GE Oil & Gas, Historical Financial Details, and Supplemental Information on the Baker Hughes Transaction

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:14:40 +0000

BOSTON—November 7, 2016—GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it has posted supplemental material regarding the previously announced agreement to combine GE’s oil and gas business (“GE Oil & Gas”) and Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI) to create a world-leading oilfield technology provider with a unique mix of service and equipment capabilities.



GE fait de l’impression 3D un outil de développement et d’innovation au service des startups algériennes

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 15:25:56 +0000

Alger, le 13 septembre 2016 – GE et Injaz El Djazair s’unissent à nouveau afin de soutenir les jeunes entrepreneurs algériens et les accompagner dans la concrétisation de leurs projets professionnels.



« Prototype-it », un programme lancé par GE et Sylabs.

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 15:16:47 +0000

Alger, août 2016 - Le programme « Prototype-it » a été lancé au mois d’avril dernier au sein de l’espace Sylabs, un espace d’accélération de talents situé à Alger Centre. L’objectif de ce programme était de rendre accessible le prototypage 3D aux étudiants en filières scientifiques et techniques. GE et Sylabs ont donc mis à disposition des jeunes talents sélectionnés des imprimantes 3D, découpeuses laser et autres technologies permettant de passer rapidement de l’idée au prototype physique.



GE AND BAKER HUGHES AGREE TO CREATE NEW FULLSTREAM DIGITAL INDUSTRIAL SERVICES COMPANY

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:33:30 +0000

BOSTON & HOUSTON – October 31  - GE (NYSE: GE) and Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI) today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement to combine GE’s oil and gas business (“GE Oil & Gas”) and Baker Hughes to create a world-leading oilfield technology provider with a unique mix of service and equipment capabilities. The “New” Baker Hughes will be a leading equipment, technology and services provider in the oil and gas industry with $32 billion of combined revenue1 and operations in more than 120 countries.



GE and Baker Hughes to Host Investor Webcast Monday October 31 at 8:30 AM ET

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 01:45:43 +0000

Boston – October 30 - GE and Baker Hughes will host an Investor webcast at 8:30 am ET/5:30 am PT on October 31, 2016. The webcast and accompanying slides can be accessed on our investor website www.GE.com/investor prior to the call. A replay of the webcast will be available on the company’s website after the call.    About GE



GE Statement

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:48:25 +0000

“We are in discussion with Baker Hughes on potential partnerships.  While nothing is concluded, none of these options include an outright purchase.”



GE and Local Motors announce Fuse, a new business model for agile manufacturing

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:27:09 +0000

Chicago - October 18, 2016 – GE and Local Motors today announce Fuse, a radical new approach to manufacturing that accelerates product and technology development by combining open innovation with small batch manufacturing.    The digital community for this new model is headquartered at fuse.ge.com, which convenes entrepreneurs, scientists, coders, engineers, makers around the world to solve product development challenges ranging from non-invasive testing technologies to in-situ imaging equipment and beyond.  



GE Announces Winners of HealthyCities Leadership Academy’s Open Innovation Challenge

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:01:19 +0000

OSSINING, NEW YORK – OCT. 11, 2016 – GE announced today the nine winners of the HealthyCities Leadership Academy Open Innovation Challenge. Each of the winning communities will receive an initial award of $25,000 in prize money to help develop population health improvements through partnerships with public and private entities, and will be eligible for a final prize award of $250,000 after a year of collaborative learning and support.   



GE Debuts Brilliant Career Lab at Boston Public Schools; Demonstrates Commitment to Students and Educators

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:05:10 +0000

BOSTON—October 6, 2016 – GE (NYSE: GE), GE Foundation and Boston Public Schools today launched the GE Brilliant Career Lab, a first-of-its-kind interactive mobile technology lab designed to prepare students for innovative digital industrial jobs of the future. The Brilliant Career Lab focuses on enhancing access to skills training in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) through hands on experiences and mentoring, as well as a website that offers access to similar experiences and career information.  



GE and Qantas join forces to drive efficiencies through data analytics & collaboration

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:52 +0000

GE and Qantas launch the latest GE Digital Collaboration Centre in Austin, TexasPartnership to develop new ways to use data to drive greater Qantas flight efficiency



ISABEL CRUZ TO LEAD DIVERSITY

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 13:44:50 +0000

Boston, MA. October 4, 2016 – GE announced today that Isabel Cruz was named Diversity Leader for GE effective January 1, 2017.  



GE REINFORCES COMMITMENT TO AFRICA AT 2016 U.S.-AFRICA BUSINESS FORUM

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:51:27 +0000

The African growth story is still real.   



GE global vice chair Beth Comstock joins Innovation Australia board

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:44:46 +0000

SYDNEY — 21 September, 2016 – Senior executives from GE have responded to the Hon. Greg Hunt MP's latest appointments to the board of Innovation Australia, including GE Vice Chair Beth Comstock.



GE Appoints Four New Company Officers

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:00:48 +0000

BOSTON, MA — September 19, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of four new Company officers.   Ramesh Singaram has been promoted to Vice President, Commercial for GE’s Power Services business. Ramesh joined GE in 1994 and has been promoted through a series of sales jobs at GE Power over his 22 years at the company. Ramesh earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from University of Teknologi in Malaysia.  






GE Names David Joyce as Vice Chair

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:01:15 +0000

Boston, MA – September 12, 2016 – GE Board of Directors has named David Joyce a company vice chair leading GE Aviation and additive manufacturing. GE Aviation is a leading provider of jet, turboshaft, turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft.  Additionally, David will lead GE’s efforts to establish and grow an additive manufacturing equipment, materials and services business, as well as accelerating additive manufacturing applications across GE.  



GE Board of Directors Authorizes Regular Quarterly Dividend

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:03:33 +0000

BOSTON, Mass.— September 9, 2016—The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.23 per share dividend on the outstanding common stock of the Company payable October 25, 2016 to shareowners of record at the close of business on September 19, 2016. The ex-dividend date is September 15, 2016.   About GE



GE Plans to Invest $1.4B to Acquire Additive Manufacturing Companies Arcam and SLM; Accelerates Efforts in Important Digital Industrial Space

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 06:33:54 +0000

BOSTON, MA (USA) – September 6, 2016 – GE (NYSE: GE), the world’s leading digital industrial company, today announced plans to acquire two suppliers of additive manufacturing equipment, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions Group AG for $1.4 billion. Both companies will report into David Joyce, President & CEO of GE Aviation. Joyce will lead the growth of these businesses in the additive manufacturing equipment and services industry. In addition, he will lead the integration effort and the GE Store initiative to drive additive manufacturing applications across GE.



Ministry of Communications & IT and GE form strategic partnership and launch a digital innovation challenge to solve Egypt’s industrial challenges

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 17:02:24 +0000

GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the launch of the GE Egypt Digital Innovation Challenge, in partnership with the Ministry of Communications and IT (MCIT). The Challenge is an open innovation competition to encourage Egyptian minds to find digital solutions for some of the country’s industrial challenges in healthcare, transportation, and energy. The initiative is held in cooperation with the Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC); an affiliate of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA).



GE appoints energy industry veteran as Country Leader for New Zealand

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:04:06 +0000

Auckland, New Zealand, August 30, 2016 – GE has announced the appointment of Kevin Hart as GE Country Leader for New Zealand. 



ARIS KEKEDJIAN TO LEAD GE M&A/BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:01:05 +0000

Boston, MA - August 30, 2016 – GE announced today that Aris Kekedjian, GE Capital M&A and business development leader, will lead GE’s M&A / business development team effective September 1, 2016.  Kekedjian has led the GE Capital M&A team since 2010 and has been a central figure in the successful transformation of GE Capital into a smaller, safer company over the last 18 months.  



IOC PRESIDENT THOMAS BACH ACKNOWLEDGES IMPORTANT ROLE OF INFRASTRUCTURE SPONSOR, GE, IN BUILDING THE SUSTAINABLE LEGACY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:10:10 +0000

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – August 22, 2016 – In a private luncheon hosted by the Vice Chairman of GE, John Rice, IOC President Thomas Bach spoke of the role of The Olympic Partners (TOP), and of GE specifically, in developing transformative infrastructure to support the Olympic Games.   Bach told GE customers and partners at GE’s Global Research Center in Rio:  



GE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF OLYMPIC GAMES SPONSORSHIP AND SURPASSES $1.5 BILLION IN INFRASTRUCTURE SALES TO HOST CITIES SINCE 2006

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 20:39:17 +0000

 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Aug 17, 2016 – GE, worldwide partner of the Olympic Games since 2006, today announced it has exceeded $1.5 billion in infrastructure sales related to the Olympic Games over the past 10 years.



GE Appoints Four New Company Officers

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:02:39 +0000

Ganesh Bell, 44, has been promoted to Vice President & Chief Digital Officer, GE Power. Ganesh joined GE in 2014. Prior to GE, he was Executive Vice President & Chief Products Officer at Service Source. He previously held executive strategy and software leadership roles at SAP, PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards.



GE DETAILS PLANS FOR NEW BOSTON HEADQUARTERS CAMPUS

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:31:07 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – August 1, 2016 -- GE (NYSE: GE) today released detailed plans for its new global headquarters campus in the Fort Point Channel neighborhood of Boston, Mass. The campus is scheduled to open in two phases in 2018 and will ultimately host approximately 800 GE employees as well as collaborators from the innovation, start-up and learning communities.



TAIYO YUDEN and GE Ventures Collaborate On Microelectronics Embedding Technology for Next-Generation Semiconductors

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:01:44 +0000

TOKYO, JAPAN – July 25, 2016 - TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD. and GE Ventures announced today that GE Ventures has licensed intellectual property (IP) to TAIYO YUDEN for fabricating substrates embedded with electronic circuits in late 2014. With this technology transfer, TAIYO YUDEN and GE will construct a joint development framework toward the commercialization of next-generation wirebondless, embedded electronics circuits.   



2016년 2사분기 수익

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 01:36:55 +0000

GE는 2016년 2분기 GAAP 기준 주당 순이익(EPS) 0.36달러를 기록했다고 발표했습니다. 동 분기 비GAAP (non-GAAP) 기준 주당 순이익(EPS)은 0.51달러로, 전년 동기보다65% 상승했다고 발표했습니다. 이곳을 클릭하시면 상세한 보도자료(영문)를 볼 수 있습니다.



Inspiring youth through innovative workplace-learning

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:41:52 +0000

JULY 15, 2016 - New York – To help inspire and prepare young people for a rapidly changing and highly competitive job market, the GE Foundation is launching an innovative learning programme to provide 16 to 18 year olds with practical work experience in STEM careers for the workforce of tomorrow.  



GE and Microsoft partner to bring Predix to Azure, accelerating digital transformation for industrial customers

Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:17:52 +0000

TORONTO — July 11, 2016 — GE (NYSE: GE) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: “MSFT”) today announced a partnership that will make GE’s Predix platform for the Industrial Internet available on the Microsoft Azure cloud for industrial businesses. The move marks the first step in a broad strategic collaboration between the two companies, which will allow customers around the world to capture intelligence from their industrial assets and take advantage of Microsoft’s enterprise cloud applications.



ANN R. KLEE TO LEAD THE GE FOUNDATION

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:59:36 +0000

Fairfield, Conn - July 7, 2016 – GE announced today that Deborah Elam, chief diversity officer and president of the GE Foundation, will retire from GE at the end of the year. Elam has greatly advanced GE’s diversity and philanthropy efforts.  



GE COMPLETES SALE OF GE ASSET MANAGEMENT TO STATE STREET

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:53:45 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – July 1, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] today announced it has completed the sale of GE Asset Management (GEAM), the company’s investment management arm, to State Street Corporation [NYSE: STT].   



GE Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital, in partnership with the City of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, to Host Hack-a-thon to Combat Opioid Epidemic

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:01:35 +0000

BOSTON, MA -- June 28, 2016 – GE Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), in conjunction with the City of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, announced a joint effort to combat Massachusetts’s opioid addiction epidemic with a hack-a-thon scheduled for September 9-11, 2016 at District Hall in Boston.



Statement from Jeffrey Immelt, Chairman & CEO of GE, on UK Referendum

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:19:02 +0000

“Although GE supported the UK remaining in the EU, we respect the decision of the British people and remain firmly committed to the UK and Europe. GE has 22,000 employees in the UK and 100,000 employees in Europe overall that will continue to focus on delivering great outcomes for our customers.  We believe in the potential to build a competitive Europe and UK through digital transformation and manufacturing.” Jeffrey R. Immelt, Chairman and CEO, GE. About GE



GE Appoints Two New Company Officers

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:01:03 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — June 23, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of two new Company officers. Effective June 20, 2016, GE has 190 officers globally who lead large revenue-generating businesses or are in critical technology or functional roles, helping to drive growth.  



GE Expands Industrial Internet Investment to Fuel Digitization of Industry in Europe

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:08:51 +0000

PARIS – June 14, 2016 – GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the expansion of its digital presence in Europe and the launch of new products, partnerships and initiatives designed to foster growth of the digital industrial ecosystem across Europe. The company announced the opening of a new digital office in Paris, a Digital Foundry, which will serve as the hub of this ecosystem.  



Smart Outcomes for Enterprises, Cities Grow as Current, powered by GE Expands Digital App Catalog

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 07:00:00 +0000

Boston – June 14, 2016 – To broaden business outcomes and use cases, Current, powered by GE (NYSE: GE), continues to grow its Intelligent Environments App catalog. Five new partners join the company’s expanding digital ecosystem, pairing sensors and software with Current’s energy-centric infrastructure and GE’s Predix cloud platform to drive new learnings and outcomes for commercial and municipal customers.



GE Board of Directors Authorizes Regular Quarterly Dividend

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:35:41 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn.— June 10, 2016—The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.23 per share dividend on the outstanding common stock of the Company payable July 25, 2016 to shareowners of record at the close of business on June 20, 2016. The ex-dividend date is June 16, 2016.   About GE



GE Completes Sale of Appliances Business to Haier

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 20:01:04 +0000

  June 6, 2016, FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- GE announced today it has completed the sale of GE Appliances to Qingdao Haier Co., Ltd. (“Haier”) for $5.6 billion, which includes an approximate $200 million increase from the originally announced sale price to account for increased working capital in the business.  



GE and NRL team up to promote wellbeing in Papua New Guinea

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 12:02:03 +0000

GE and the National Rugby League (NRL) have announced a partnership to expand the league’s wellbeing program across Papua New Guinea (PNG) schools.  The NRL Wellbeing program aims to help students make the connections between physical activity, nutrition and mental wellness.  Nearly 20,000 primary school students from Port Moresby, East New Britain and the Eastern Highlands province will benefit from the program and increased education.



GE & SHINKO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES to Commercialize Advanced Electronics Packaging Solution

Tue, 24 May 2016 15:37:47 +0000

NISKAYUNA, NY & NAGANO, JAPAN – May 24, 2016 – Today, GE Ventures and SHINKO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES CO., LTD. (SHINKO) announced that SHINKO has been granted a patent license and technology transfer of an advanced embedded packaging solution for power electronics called Power Overlay (POL).This patent license and technology transfer deal, signed in early 2015, is a strategic collaboration between GE and SHINKO in both technology and business development.   



SAIIC and GE sign MoU for US$3 (SAR11.25) billion joint investments to expand localized manufacturing in Saudi Arabia

Mon, 23 May 2016 16:18:09 +0000

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; May 23, 2016: Saudi Arabian Industrial Investments Company (SAIIC) and GE (NYSE: GE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-invest in strategic sectors that will help develop and localize industrial value chains in Saudi Arabia to serve the domestic market and beyond.  Joint investments of US$1 billion (SAR3.75 billion), will be rolled out by 2017, in addition to an aggregate potential investment of US$2 billion (SAR7.5 billion) to drive projects in water, energy, aviation, digital and other sectors from 2017. 



GE announces new partnerships & investments to support Saudi Arabia as global manufacturing & digital industrial hub

Mon, 23 May 2016 16:08:55 +0000

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; May 23, 2016: GE (NYSE: GE) today announced new strategic partnerships and localization initiatives that support the goals of the Saudi Vision 2030 approved by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques HRH King Salman bin AbdulAziz Al-Saud and endorsed by the Saudi Cabinet.



GE Launches HealthyCities Leadership Academy to Accelerate Population Health in Communities Across America

Wed, 11 May 2016 14:01:29 +0000

OSSINING, NEW YORK – MAY 11, 2016 – GE announced today the HealthyCities Leadership Academy, a program that encourages U.S. communities to work together to develop population health improvements by partnering with public and private entities. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation supports these ambitious goals and will collaborate with GE’s healthymagination commitment on the initiative.  



GE Appoints Three New Company Officers

Fri, 06 May 2016 14:00:15 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — May 6, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] announced today the appointment of three new Company officers. Effective May 1, 2016, GE will have 190 officers globally who lead large revenue-generating businesses or are in critical technology or functional roles, helping to drive growth.  



GE FOUNDATION COMMITS $250K TO FIGHT CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN JACKSONVILLE, FL

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 13:15:58 +0000

JACKSONVILLE – April 26, 2016 – GE Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to The AGAPE Community Health Center Network to launch the One Heart cardiovascular community outreach program to screen 10,000 Jacksonville, FL residents for cardiovascular disease and other chronic conditions over the next two years.  One Heart, a partnership between AGAPE, the Florida Department of Health in Duval County, and Florida A&M University, will host large-scale screenings and events at community-based organizations, primarily in Jacksonville’s urban c



1st Quarter 2016 Earnings

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 10:07:35 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – April 22, 2016 – GE has posted its first-quarter 2016 financial results on its investor relations website at http://invent.ge./1Q16_Earnings. The investor website will also host a webcast for investors at 8:30 a.m. ET with Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt, CFO Jeff Bornstein, Vice President Investor Communications Matt Cribbins, and Vice President Gas Power Systems Joe Mastrangelo.



GE appoints Ayman Khattab as President & CEO for Egypt and highlights how GE’s transformation to a Digital Industrial Company can help support Egypt’s growing needs

Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:50:07 +0000

Egypt; April 13, 2016: GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the appointment of Ayman Khattab, an Egyptian national, as the President and Chief Executive Officer for Egypt, Libya and South Sudan. Khattab has held a number of leadership positions in the company between 2008 and 2013.



GE Ventures and Mayo Clinic Launch Company to Scale and Digitize Cell and Gene Therapies

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:00:44 +0000

MENLO PARK, CA – April 11, 2016 – Today, GE Ventures and Mayo Clinic announced the launch of Vitruvian Networks, Inc., an independent platform company committed to accelerating access to cell and gene therapies through advanced, cloud-ready software systems and manufacturing services.  



GE announces a five-year partnership with the American University in Cairo to sponsor the University’s V-Lab Incubator

Sun, 10 Apr 2016 10:18:02 +0000

April 10, 2016, Cairo – General Electric (NYSE: GE) and The American University in Cairo (AUC) announced today a new five-year partnership through which GE will sponsor AUC Venture Lab (AUC V-Lab), the first university-based incubator in Egypt that aims to commercialize technologies and innovations developed by Egypt-based startups into commercially viable ventures. Under the five-year agreement, GE will sponsor two acceleration cycles per year, including training, workshops, competitions between start-ups and boot camps.



GE Celebrates Grand Opening of First Additive Manufacturing Center in Pittsburgh

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 16:30:00 +0000

PITTSBURGH, Penn. – April 5, 2016 GE today celebrated the grand opening of a new manufacturing facility that will drive innovation and implementation of additive manufacturing across the company. The Center for Additive Technology Advancement (CATA) – located near Pittsburgh in Findlay Township, Penn. – will be the flagship center for additive manufacturing, focused on developing and implementing industrial applications from which all GE businesses – and in turn GE customers – can benefit.   



GE COMMITS $50M TO EMPOWER BOSTON’S STUDENTS, BUILD CAPABILITIES & CAREERS, AND IMPROVE HEALTH

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 14:11:04 +0000

GE will invest $25M in Boston Public Schools, including the development of GE Brilliant Career Labs $10M will be donated to building a diverse workforce population in STEM and health care fields in Boston and surrounding areas $15M devoted to expanding capacity at community health centers and increasing training for specialty care Economic study shows HQ relocation will also add 4,000 temporary and permanent jobs across the Bost



GE AND STATE STREET CORPORATION ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT FOR STATE STREET TO ACQUIRE GE ASSET MANAGEMENT FOR UP TO $485 MILLION

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 10:42:36 +0000

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – March 30, 2016 – GE [NYSE: GE] and State Street Corporation [NYSE: STT] today announced an agreement for State Street to acquire GE Asset Management (GEAM), GE’s investment management arm, for up to $485 million, subject to adjustments. This announcement follows GE’s previous announcement in September that it would explore opportunities to sell GEAM to another leading investment management firm.  



GE and Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship Partner to Accelerate Mother and Child Health Innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 15:01:12 +0000

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 29, 2016 - GE and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship today announced a partnership that blends Silicon Valley entrepreneurial acumen with venture impact investing to tackle one of the world’s most pressing problems: maternal and child health.