Business News Archive - May 04, 2010

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, May 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shell's (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) largest integrated refinery and petrochemicals complex is now fully online.

GENEVA, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EBACE -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has named India-based Air Works as a regional forward-stocking location partner for key mechanical and avionics parts. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) "This agreement allows Honeywell to expand its support capabilities for Gulfstream and Dassault operators in India and the Middle East regions by positioning line replaceable units (LRUs) intended for aircraft on ground (AOG) support in Bangalore, India," said Paolo Carmassi, president, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Honeywell Aerospace.

GENEVA, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EBACE -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that in less than two years, 30 percent of Gulfstream operators have elected to install Honeywell's SmartView synthetic vision in their PlaneView equipped aircraft. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) Gulfstream's Synthetic Vision-Primary Flight Display (SV-PFD) is based on Honeywell's Primus Epic integrated avionics suite and is in Gulfstream G350, G450, G500 and G550 aircraft.

GENEVA, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EBACE -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its TFE731-50R turbofan engine will power the Hawker Beechcraft aftermarket retrofit Hawker 800XPR. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) In its Hawker 800XPR configuration, the installed engine will deliver 4,660 pounds of thrust. "The TFE731-50R is certified to 5,000 pounds of thrust and has significantly improved temperature margin, giving our customers an engine with incredible durability, reliability and reduced cost of ownership," said Rob Wilson, president, Business and General Aviation, Honeywell Aerospace.

HOUSTON, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been selected by Chevron subsidiary Cabinda Gulf Oil Company Ltd (CABGOC) to perform front-end engineering design (FEED) for a significant portion of the Mafumeira Sul development project, offshore Cabinda Province, Angola.

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier this evening, Faisal Shahzad was arrested in connection with the attempted car bombing in New York on Saturday. Mr.

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- LloydsCommodities.com is showcasing a presentation featured by James R. Burbage III, CEO, at The MoneyShow at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Tuesday, May 11, 2010 from 8:45-9:30 a.m. PDT.

LONDON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent research, Frost & Sullivan presents JEUMONT Electric with '2009 European Electric Motors in Nuclear Power Plant Applications Market Share Leadership Award'.

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite its young age, there are many indicators that the South African market for green buildings is poised for rapid growth.

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