Business News Archive - September 02, 2009

NIEUWEGEIN, The Netherlands, September 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ballast Nedam's heavy lift vessel Svanen left the port of Rotterdam last weekend.

STOCKHOLM, September 2 /PRNewswire/ -- A global comparison of more than 1700 pre-owned luxury items listed for sale on JamesList.com reveals that ultra-luxury cars, watches and yachts have dropped dramatically in price since May of this year, while a basket of standard luxury goods has appreciated in value.

HELSINKI, September 2 /PRNewswire/ -- - Jatkasaari to Become a Carbon Neutral District The Low2No Competition for an energy- and innovation block in Jatkasaari, Helsinki, is shifting from ideas to implementation.

CAMBRIDGE, England, September 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AVEVA (LSE:AVV) announced the latest release of its new AVEVA Instrumentation product with the news that AMEC, a leading international engineering and project management company, has confirmed its adoption of AVEVA Instrumentation for Instrumentation and Control design and engineering for its Mining and Metals business in Canada. AVEVA Instrumentation is the outcome of an important technology acquisition by AVEVA, announced on 30 March 2009.

DALLAS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Don't race. We'll save your place! Southwest is proud to announce its newest product, EarlyBird Check-in, which gives Customers the option to score an early boarding position by adding an additional $10 to the price of a one-way fare.

A National Energy Summit & International Dialogue Alert, September 23 - 24, 2009 WASHINGTON, Sept.

DETROIT, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Housing and Urban Development Assistant Secretary Sandra Henriquez today joins Detroit Mayor David Bing at an 11 a.m.

DECATUR, Ill., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) introduced today the Ag3000(TM) modem.

DECATUR, Ill., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) introduced today extended precision agriculture capabilities with the release of the Trimble(R) AgGPS(R) FmX(TM) integrated display version 2.0.

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