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2014-07-08 08:33:28

WILRIJK, Belgium, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Copco's Energy Recovery system helps Gabriel India Limited with energy conservation by using the recovered heat from their GA 75 VSD oil-injected screw compressor during the pre-painting process at their automotive unit in Chakan, India. Gabriel India Limited, a pioneer of ride control products in India, is a flagship company of the Anand Group. Established in 1961, Gabriel India Limited provides an extensive range of...

2014-07-02 12:22:40

Atlas will service more than 80 fuel customers in the Houston region TAYLOR, Mich., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taylor, Mich.-based Atlas Oil Company announced today the acquisition of the Dennis Trigg portfolio of business in the greater Houston, Texas area as part of the national fuel supply, logistics and services company's extensive growth plan. Atlas Oil Company Chairman and CEO Sam Simon made the announcement. Through the acquisition of this family business, more than 80...

2014-07-02 08:28:43

AUSTIN, Texas, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Paper Mills, LLC ("Atlas Paper"), a portfolio company of Peak Rock Capital ("Peak Rock"), an Austin, Texas based private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired Accurate Paper Recycling, Inc. ("Accurate Paper" or the "Company"), a leading supplier of paper recycling services based in Tampa, Florida. Accurate Paper is the largest independent commercial recycling facility in central Florida, providing bales of assorted...

2014-07-01 16:30:25

BOSTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL)("PAREXEL" or the "Company"), a global clinical research organization, announced today that the Company has acquired all of the outstanding equity securities of ATLAS Medical Services ("ATLAS"), a provider of clinical research services in Turkey, the Middle East, and North Africa. ATLAS provides services across all phases of clinical development and has therapeutic expertise in Oncology, Hematology,...

2014-06-24 12:29:52

WILRIJK, Belgium, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Japan's largest producer of chemicals for consumer use, Kao Group has been committed to environmental protection and implements this throughout its development and production processes. Atlas Copco equipment provides 100% pure, clean air that complies with ISO 8573-1 Class 0 certification and boosts energy efficiency at Kao. Since Kao Group's Shanghai Kao Minhang Factory (Shanghai Kao) went into operation in 1996,...

2014-06-17 23:11:22

Quench USA, the leading provider of filtered water coolers and ice dispensers in North America, has acquired Atlas Watersystems, the largest commercial, food service and residential drinking water provider in New England. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Quench USA, the largest independent provider of filtered water coolers and ice dispensers in North America, announced that it has acquired Atlas Watersystems, Inc. Founded in 1987 and based outside of Boston, Massachusetts, Atlas...

2014-06-11 23:07:26

'Nano Exchange" is a turn-key exchange platform and multi-signature wallet service for trading and storing digital currency. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Atlas ATS today unveiled “Nano Exchange,” offering firms a private market that is a secure, state-of-the-art trading platform for digital currency. Firms will be able to leverage the Atlas technology to provide their customers with a comprehensive exchange platform for trading and storing digital currency. Nano...

2014-06-10 16:24:54

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Atlas, a mobile phone project that has recently been launched on crowdfunding website Indiegogo.com, aims to redefine the Mobile phone game one step at a time, and bring true entrepreneurial spirit with an artisanal, small enterprise focus. By concentrating on Versatility, Advanced Features and Future proof Technology we are focusing to deliver a truly Unique Mobile Experience. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140610/116712...

2014-06-02 04:20:50

ANTWERP, Belgium, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, is reshaping its Quality Air division to focus on medical gas solutions and filter business. The division will change name to Medical Gas Solutions. The Medical Gas Solutions division, part of the Compressor Technique business area, will focus on medical gas products, filters and services for the growing health care sector globally. All other business...

2014-05-22 12:21:31

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on May 22 at 9:09 a.m. EDT. Designated NROL-33, the mission is in support of national defense. "Congratulations to all of our mission partners on today's successful launch of the NROL-33 mission! The ULA team is honored to deliver another critical national...


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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Atlas -- Atlas, the second of Saturn's known satellites, orbits near the outer edge of the A-ring and is about 40 by 20 kilometers (25 by 15 miles) in size. It is probably a shepherd satellite for Saturn's A-ring. Atlas was discovered by R. Terrile in 1980 from photographs taken by Voyager during its encounter with Saturn. ----- Discovered by: R. Terrile/Voyager 1 Date of Discovery: 1980 Distance from Saturn: 137,670 km Radius: 18.517.213.5 km Orbital...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

The Planet Saturn -- in astronomy, 6th planet from the sun. Astronomical and Physical Characteristics of Saturn Saturn's orbit lies between those of Jupiter and Uranus; its mean distance from the sun is c.886 million mi (1.43 billion km), almost twice that of Jupiter, and its period of revolution is about 291/2 years. Saturn appears in the sky as a yellow, starlike object of the first magnitude. When viewed through a telescope, it is seen as a golden sphere, crossed by a series of...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Pleiades -- in astronomy, in astronomy, famous open star cluster in the constellation Taurus; cataloged as M45. The cluster consists of some 500 stars, has a diameter of 35 light-years, and is 400 light- years distant from the earth. Six stars are easily visible to the naked eyeAlcyone (the brightest), Electra, Celaeno, Sterope, Maia, and Taygete. Known as the Seven Sisters, this group was named by the Greeks for the seven daughters of Atlas and Pleione; the seventh Pleiad was,...

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  • 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).
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