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2014-09-19 08:20:30

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A more than 40-year employee of Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has been selected to receive the NASA Exceptional Public Service Medal for outstanding contributions to a NASA mission. Marda Barthuli has been recognized for excellence in helping resolve a spacecraft anomaly and for the execution of engineering processes and configuration management for NASA's CloudSat mission....

2014-09-15 12:21:18

DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has been awarded five contracts by the General Services Administration (GSA) through the One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/LA39163LOGO Ball's Systems Engineering Solutions business unit, Fairborn, Ohio, led the effort to secure these indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity five-year contracts, awarded August 20, 2014....

2014-09-11 16:23:02

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America (DJSI NA) list Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) as an industry leader in sustainability. Ball took first place in the Containers and Packaging category once again and remains the only company in its sector to be featured in both indices. "The Dow Jones recognition is important to us and we're thrilled to be...

2014-09-10 16:20:53

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has been selected by Laser Light(TM) Communications, LLC (Laser Light(TM)) to be its prime contractor for the first global, all-optical commercial satellite system. As customer demand for bandwidth grows, space-based laser communication provides a new way to move vast amounts of information around the globe efficiently and with greater resiliency....

2014-07-31 08:20:44

Highlights BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) today reported second quarter net earnings attributable to the corporation of $153.1 million, or $1.07 per diluted share (including after tax charges of $7.7 million, or 6 cents per diluted share for business consolidation costs) on sales of $2.3 billion, compared to $95.1 million, or 63 cents per diluted share, on sales of $2.2 billion in the second quarter of 2013. Results for the first...

2014-07-30 16:21:58

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) board of directors today declared a cash dividend of 13 cents per share, payable Sept. 16, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Sept. 2, 2014. Ball will report its second quarter 2014 earnings on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Conference call details are below. Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for beverage, food and household products customers, as well as aerospace and...

2014-07-26 20:20:16

Young Scientists from Grade School through Graduate School Showcase Work in Unique, Hands-On Event CENTENNIAL, Colo. and BOULDER, Colo., July 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High-power sport rockets carried payloads thousands of feet above the plains of Pueblo, Colorado, today at the United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Student Rocket Launch. The event marked the culmination of an experience designed to simulate a real-life launch campaign and inspire...

2014-07-10 12:21:10

BOULDER, Colo., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clouds and Earth's Radiant Energy Systems (CERES) instrument for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS), the nation's next generation polar-orbiting satellite, arrived at Ball on Tuesday, June 17. Integration of the JPSS-1 satellite will begin later this year. The CERES instrument is key to the continuity of long-standing weather and climate measurements currently provided by the...

2014-07-02 23:09:12

CannedWater4Kids Inc. adds a new package to it's all aluminum family of "Infinitely Recyclable" beverage containers. Sussex, WI (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Developed by Ball Corporation, the resealable Alumi-Tek® 16oz aluminum bottle, lets consumers enjoy drinking water on the move wherever they go. "Alumi-Tek bottles are re-closeable, unbreakable and lightweight." said CW4K Founder, Greg Stromberg. "Plus, they are infinitely recyclable, providing a smart...

2014-07-01 16:31:18

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Metal Decorators Association recognized two Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) metal packaging designs in the "Excellence in Quality" awards competition, which honors the best in metal decorating, at its 2014 conference in Bloomingdale, Ill. "From food and beverages to paint and car care products, packaging and graphics are vital to brand differentiation among today's consumers," said Jim Peterson, Ball's vice president of marketing...


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