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2014-06-15 23:01:46

ACS Group receives Supplier of the Year Award from Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 ACS Group, Inc., an Atlanta‐based workforce solutions company, announced that it has again received a Supplier of the Year Award from Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation. The award was based on the ACS Group staffing delivery team achieving, “superior scorecard performance in Engineering, Reliability, Quality, Delivery Performance and Product Support for 2012 and/or...

2014-06-15 23:00:56

Global Biorefinery Market 2014-2018, new research report available at Sandlerresearch.org. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 A biorefinery is a facility that is used for converting biomass into fuels, power, heat and chemicals. Chemicals such as acetic acid, liquid fuel such as bioethanol and biodegradable plastics such as polyhydroxyalkanoates can be produced from biorefinery used woods and other biomass feedstocks. Analysts forecast the Global Biorefinery market will grow at a CAGR of...

2014-06-15 23:00:48

Global Protective Relays Market 2014-2018 a new research report added to Ssandlerresearch.org store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 A protective relay is a device designed to register over-current, over-voltage, reverse power flow, over- and under- frequency in order to avoid any major accidents and flash overs. It trips the circuit breaker when a fault is detected. If there is any discrepancy or the abnormality in the current voltage or any other power measurement, protective relay...

2014-06-15 08:21:00

LONDON, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Data Center Integrated Workload Systems Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/services/global_data_center_integrated_workload_systems_market_2014_2018.html TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Data Center Integrated Workload Systems market to grow at a CAGR of 49.16 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this...

2014-06-14 16:20:10

With support of Native American groups, the Central Atlantic Conference of the United Church of Christ calls for more than 40,000 local church members in D.C. region to boycott Washington football team and merchandise. NEWARK, Del., June 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Atlantic Conference of the United Church of Christ passed a resolution at its annual meeting Saturday, June 14, pressuring the National Football League and the Washington Redskins franchise to change the team name...

2014-06-14 08:20:19

ReportsnReports.com offers EMC Filtration Market by Load Type (Single Phase & Three Phase), by Insertion Loss, by Applications, by Industry Verticals (Military, Medical, Automobile, Commercial, Consumer Electronics, & Telecom) & by Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020 to its store. DALLAS, June 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The EMC filtration market report analyzes the EMC ecosystem and key application markets on the basis of insertion loss type that include symmetrical...

2014-06-13 12:27:42

In the news release, Think Finance Contributes to Program Providing Virtual Mentoring to Students in Native American Communities, Encourages College Success in Indian Country, issued 13-Jun-2014 by Think Finance over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that there are updates to the release. The complete, corrected release follows: Think Finance Contributes to Program Providing Virtual Mentoring to Students in Native American Communities, Encourages College Success in Indian Country...

2014-06-13 12:27:21

-Contribution Highlights Commitment to Indian Country in Advance of First Presidential Visit in 15 Years- FORT WORTH, Texas, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Think Finance today announced a $60,000 donation in the name of three Native American tribes to fund a pilot program that will help students in Indian country go to and succeed in college. Think Finance is the nation's leading provider of cutting edge analytics and technology services for licensed lenders meeting the needs of...

2014-06-12 16:28:40

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and Creative Associates International are partnering to provide thousands of at-risk youth in El Salvador with access to software and technology training as an alternative to the draw of gangs. (CreativeAssociatesInternational.com) "Microsoft's involvement will have a significant, positive affect on youth in gang-infested areas of El Salvador," says Charito Kruvant, President and CEO of Creative. "We appreciate the company's...

2014-06-12 16:21:22

PLYMOUTH, Mich., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK), a leading producer of elastomeric seals and custom molded products, has appointed Dr. Theodore G. Duclos acting president of its North America organization, effective June 11, 2014. Duclos succeeds Bradley Norton, who recently announced his departure from Freudenberg-NOK to pursue other professional opportunities. In his new role, Duclos will oversee the ongoing evolution and...


Latest Americas Reference Libraries

Pony of the Americas
2014-05-19 11:56:38

The Pony of the Americas (POA) is a breed of pony that was developed in the state of Iowa, United States. The stallion was an Arabian, Appaloosa, Shetland cross and the registry was formed in 1954 for the breed. Within 15 years there were 12,500 ponies registered and currently the Pony of the Americas Club is one of the largest registries in the United States. As of 2012 there has been over 50,000 registered ponies, 2,000 members and had over 40 affiliate chapters. Shetland pony breeder...

Passenger Pigeon, Ectopistes migratorius
2014-04-18 10:16:19

The Passenger Pigeon or the Wild Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) is an extinct North American bird. The species resided in enormous migratory flocks until the early 20th century, when hunting and habitat destruction led to its demise. One flock in 1866 in southern Ontario was described as being 1 mile wide and 300 miles long, took 14 hours to pass, and held more than 3.5 billion birds. That number, if it is accurate, would likely represent a large fraction of the entire population at that...

Hispaniolan Pine, Pinus occidentalis
2014-02-26 08:30:03

Hispaniolan pine (Pinus occidentalis) is found largely on the Caribbean island Hispaniola growing on the slopes. Hispaniolan pine forests can be found on the island of Haiti and the Dominican Republic in the mountain range. The Hispaniolan pine can grow in mixed stands of trees with other broadleaf trees at elevations between 2789 and 6890 feet and in pure stands from 6890 feet up to 10,420 feet. These trees are also found in the lowlands growing in acidic soil that is rich in iron and...

Leif Ericson
2014-01-06 10:25:39

Leif Ericson was a Norse explorer seen as the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years prior to Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, identified with the Norse L’Anse aux Meadows on the northern point of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. It is believed that Leif was born in Iceland around the 970’s - the son of father Erik the Red, an explorer and outlaw from Western Norway. Erik founded the first...

El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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