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2011-10-17 07:00:00

This 8 C# training series from Infinite Skills covers fundamental concepts and development practices for Programming in C#. New York,New York (PRWEB) October 17, 2011 Training developer Infinite Skills Inc has released a new C# Programming Tutorial Video course that teaches how to create functional code with this popular object-oriented language so closely tied to Microsoft's .NET framework. Narrated by author and instructor Mike McMillan, the high resolution video series covers C# from its...

2011-04-26 14:24:00

HOUSTON, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international offshore drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a six-month contract extension with a six-month option, both priced at the current dayrate of $90,000, with an affiliate of Nucoastal (Thailand) Limited for the company's jack-up Vicksburg. The option must be exercised by August 31, 2011. With the extension, the Vicksburg's firm commitment...

2011-03-21 12:30:00

BEIJING, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW), China's Innovative Infrastructure Solutions Provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery used in large scale infrastructure projects such as railway, highway and bridge construction, today announced that it will release its 2010 fourth quarter and year end financial results before the market open on Thursday, March 24, 2011, and a conference call will be...

2010-05-04 08:15:00

JUPITER, Fla., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dyadic International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: DYAI) ("Dyadic"), a leading-edge early-stage biotechnology company, is pleased to announce the following management changes in support of its long-term growth objectives: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091214/DYADICLOGO ) The appointment of Anne E. Whitehead as Executive Director of Strategic Alliances. Ms. Whitehead brings to Dyadic a high level of legal, financial and strategic...

2010-04-15 13:48:00

HOUSTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., Houston-based International Drilling Contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced today that the VICKSBURG (owned and operated by our wholly-owned subsidiary Atwood Oceanics Pacific Limited) has been awarded a three-month contract extension by Nucoastal (Thailand) Limited. With the extension, the rig's current contract commitment (with a dayrate of $90,000) will extend to the end of September 2010. Statements contained in this...

2010-02-09 17:26:00

BEIJING, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Advanced Construction Materials Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CADC), ("China ACM" or the "Company") a leading provider of ready-mix concrete in China, today announced that it has filed its Form 10-Q for the fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2009 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange (www.sec.gov) and will release a press release before the market opens on Wednesday, February 10, 2010. China ACM will also host a conference call at 8:00 a.m....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'