Business News Archive - May 14, 2010

ALBLASSERDAM, The Netherlands, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanco's Vibrant Curiosity, the 85.47m Nuvolari-Lenard designed superyacht, was awarded Best Custom-Built Yacht (150ft and up) by Asia Boating Awards during a ceremonial gala at the Gold Coast Yacht and Country Club in Hong Kong on May 8, 2010. Vibrant Curiosity has definitely struck a resounding cord in the superyacht industry with her innovative design.

SHANGHAI, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd.

VANCOUVER, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX.V - CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to report on new gold mineralization of up to 24.36 g/t identified on the Poplar project, located in Northern Saskatchewan.

Embedding a "super" microprocessor from video games into cars will provide drivers with traffic management information HAMILTON, ON and MARKHAM, ON, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - McMaster and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have launched a research project to investigate how the automotive industry can connect a vehicle's multiple microprocessors, which currently work in isolation, to create a "cognitive car" that can predict vehicle failures before they happen, redirect drivers to less congested routes and help reduce traffic accidents. Engineers at McMaster will study how using a single IBM multi-core processor to integrate what are currently disconnected automotive systems could improve vehicle efficiency and driver safety, as part of a Shared University Research (SUR) Award from IBM.

ZHEJIANG, China, May 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SORL Auto Parts, Inc.

HOUSTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP) and Copano Energy, L.L.C.

HOUSTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TPC Group Inc. (NASDAQ:TPCG) today reported revenues of $400.7 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2010 compared to $162.6 million in last year's third quarter and $415.8 million in the immediately preceding fiscal 2010 second quarter.

Current production exceeds 10,000 bopd CALGARY, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bankers Petroleum Ltd. ("Bankers" or the "Company") (TSX: BNK, AIM: BNK) is pleased to provide its first quarter 2010 Financial and Operational Results, together with its Management's Discussion and Analysis.

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc.

WALTHAM, Mass., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Green builder Blu Homes, Inc. today announced it has raised more than $7 million from private investors. The funds will be used primarily to support new product development, R&D and sales and marketing.

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).