FutureFuel Corp., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells diversified chemical products, biofuels, and biobased specialty chemical products in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Biofuels and Chemicals. The Biofuels segment produces and sells biodiesel. It also sells petrodiesel in blends; ships refined petroleum products on a common carrier pipeline; and buys and sells petroleum products. This segment markets its biodiesel products directly to customers through trucks, rail, and barges in the United States. The Chemicals segment manufactures and sells custom manufacturing products, including nonanoyloxybenzene-sulfonate, a bleach activator used in household detergents; a proprietary herbicide and intermediates for life sciences companies; chlorinated polyolefin adhesion promoters and antioxidant precursors; and a biocide intermediate for chemical companies. Its custom manufacturing product portfolio also includes products that are used in the agricultural chemical, coatings, chemical intermediates, industrial and consumer cleaning, oil and gas, and specialty polymers. In addition, this segment offers performance chemicals, such as a family of polymer modifiers, and various small-volume specialty chemicals and solvents for various applications; and a family of acetal based solvents, including diethoxymethane, dimethoxymethane, dibutoxymethane, glycerol formal, and phenol sulfonic acid. Its chemical products are used in various markets and end uses comprising detergent, agrochemical, automotive, photographic imaging, coatings, nutrition, and polymer additives. The company was formerly known as Viceroy Acquisition Corporation and changed its name to FutureFuel Corp. in October 2006. FutureFuel Corp. was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Clayton, Missouri.
MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, markets and distributes various ranges of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products primarily in the United States. The company's MRO products comprise cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. It offers approximately 850,000 stock-keeping units through its master catalogs; weekly, monthly, and quarterly specialty and promotional catalogs; brochures; and the Internet, such as its Websites comprising mscdirect.com and use-enco.com. The company serves primarily through its distribution network of 103 branch offices and 12 customer fulfillment centers. In addition, it distributes fasteners and other consumables for customers in manufacturing, government, transportation, and natural resources end-markets. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.
OHR Pharmaceutical, Inc., a pharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of novel therapeutics and delivery technologies for the treatment of ocular disease. Its lead clinical program is OHR-102 eye drops, a novel therapeutic product, which could provide a non-invasive therapy to improve vision outcomes. The company is evaluating OHR-102 eye drops in various Phase II studies for the treatment of retinal diseases, including wet-AMD, retinal vein occlusion, proliferative diabetic retinopathy, and diabetic macular edema. Its preclinical pipeline of sustained release programs include sustained release formulations of small molecule and protein therapeutics for the treatment of ocular diseases, such as steroid induced glaucoma, allergies, and retinal disease. The company is headquartered in New York, New York.
Pioneer Energy Services Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides drilling services and production services to oil and gas exploration and production companies in the United States and Colombia. The company's Drilling Services Segment provides contract land drilling services in Texas, North Dakota, Utah, Appalachia, and Colombia. As of February 1, 2015, this segment operated a fleet of 47 drilling rigs. Its Production Services Segment offers well servicing, wireline services, and coiled tubing services to exploration and production companies in the onshore oil and gas producing regions in the Mid-Continent and Rocky Mountain states; and in the onshore and offshore Gulf Coast. As of February 1, 2015, this segment operated 107 rigs with 550 horsepower and 10 rigs with 600 horsepower; 128 wireline units; and 12 onshore and 5 offshore coiled tubing units. The company was formerly known as Pioneer Drilling Company and changed its name to Pioneer Energy Services Corp. in 2012. Pioneer Energy Services Corp. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.
Precision Drilling Corporation provides oil and natural gas drilling and related services and products. The company operates through two segments, Contract Drilling Services; and Completion and Production Services. The Contract Drilling Services segment offers onshore well drilling services to exploration and production companies in the oil and natural gas industry. This segment's services include land drilling, directional drilling, and turnkey drilling; and procurement and distribution of oilfield supplies, as well as manufacture, refurbishment, and sale of drilling and service rig equipment. As of December 31, 2014, this segment operated 313 land drilling rigs, including 174 in Canada; 124 in the United States; 6 in Mexico; 4 in Saudi Arabia; 2 in Kuwait; 2 in the Kurdistan region of Iraq; and 1 in the country of Georgia. The Completion and Production Services segment offers completion and workover services, and ancillary services to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. This segment provides service rigs for well completion, workover, abandonment, maintenance, and re-entry preparation services; snubbing units and coil tubing units for pressure control services; camp and catering services; and water system services, as well as is involved in the rental of oilfield surface equipment, and wellsite accommodations. This segment operated 156 well completion and workover service rigs, 17 snubbing units, and 4 coil tubing units in Canada and the United States; approximately 2,600 oilfield rental items, including surface storage, small-flow wastewater treatment, and power generation, and solids control equipment; and 221 wellsite accommodation units in Canada and 65 in the United States. It also had 50 drilling camps and 4 base camps in Canada; and 10 large-flow wastewater treatment units, 8 potable water production units, and 25 pump houses in Canada. Precision Drilling Corporation was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
WESCO International, Inc. distributes electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products; and original equipment manufacturers products and construction materials in North America and internationally. It also provides supply chain management and logistics services. The company offers general and industrial supplies, such as wiring devices, fuses, terminals, connectors, boxes, enclosures, fittings, lugs, terminations, tapes, splicing and marking equipment, tools and testers, abrasives, cutting tools, consumables, fasteners, janitorial, and other MRO supplies, as well as safety and security, and personal protection products. It also provides wires, cables, raceways, and metallic and non-metallic conduits; and communication products, including structured cabling systems, broadband products, low voltage specialty systems, specialty wire and cable products, equipment racks and cabinets, access controls, alarms, cameras, and paging and voice solutions. In addition, the company offers power distribution equipment comprising circuit breakers, transformers, switchboards, panel boards, metering products, and bus way products; lamps, fixtures, ballasts, and lighting control products; and motor control devices, drives, relays, timers, pushbuttons, operator interfaces, switches, sensors, interconnects, and surge and power protection products. Further, it provides value added services in the areas of construction, e-business, energy, engineering, green and sustainability, production support, safety and security, supply chain optimization, training, and working capital. The company serves industrial firms, electrical and data communications contractors, utilities, commercial organizations, institutions, and governmental entities. WESCO International, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.