Notice is hereby given that, on May 4, 2006, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Portland Cement Association (“PCA”) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Start Printed Page 32128Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, Siemens Energy & Automation, Alpharetta, GA has been added as a new associate member to this venture; and BHA Group, Inc. has been acquired by GE Energy, Kansas City, MO and is now listed as an associate member. Also, ABB Automation, Inc. has changed its name to ABB Incorporated, Norwalk, CT; Refratechnik GmbH has changed its name to Refratechnik North America Inc., St. Louis, MO; and W.R. Grace & Company has changed its name to Grace Construction Products, Cambridge, MA.
No other changes have been made in either the membership or planned activity of the group research project. Membership in this group research project remains open, and PCA intends to file additional written notification disclosing all changes in membership.
On January 7, 1985, PCA filed its original notification pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on February 5, 1985 (50 FR 5015).
The last notification was filed with the Department on January 19, 2006. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on March 2, 2006 (71 FR 10705).Start Signature
Dorothy B. Fountain,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 06-5037 Filed 6-1-06; 8:45 am]
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