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2014-02-24 16:26:20

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracken Engineering announced today that it is relocating its northwest Florida office from Tallahassee to Panama City. Starting on March 1(st), all new assignments in northwest Florida will be handled through their Panama City office with the goal to better serve those clients throughout the entire Florida panhandle and lower Alabama region. New assignments can be submitted through the website or by calling (850) 254-0770. "When it comes to...

Ferns Herbivore Defense
2012-11-21 13:00:05

Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology Unlike flowering plants, bracken ferns do not release any odor signals to attract the enemies of their attackers for their own benefit. They dominated the earth for 200 million years and numerous different species can still be found all over the world: mosses, horsetails and ferns. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena, Germany, have now found out that bracken ferns (Pteridium aquilinum) do not release any...

2012-10-04 02:29:27

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Bracken Engineering announced that the new manufacturer and distributor of the industry leading sinkhole interior support bracket is now TMG Manufacturing Corp. The former manufacturer and distributor of the ISB-07 (Main Street Fabrications and Manufacturing, LLC) are no longer permitted to manufacture or sell sinkhole brackets due to issues that developed between them and the sinkhole bracket's creators. "TMG is excited to have the opportunity...

2012-09-28 06:23:51

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Making Strides Against Breast Cancer announced Bracken Engineering among the top 10 companies who have raised money from the Tampa Bay area for the cause. Bracken Engineering will also join the efforts of other supporters of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on October 20th, with a team of employees, as well as their family and friends. Bracken's team registered themselves under "Team Susie", named after Susie Bracken a cancer survivor...

2012-09-19 06:24:18

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine ranked Bracken Engineering on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120919/FL77274 ) "This designation is an honor and one that reflects our ongoing leadership in the rapidly...

2012-02-09 09:19:00

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Florida State Senate approved Governor Rick Scott's appointment of William C. Bracken to the Board of Professional Engineers. Mr. Bracken of Tampa is the president and principal engineer of Bracken Engineering Inc. He fills the vacancy created by the death of H. D. Wallis and is appointed for a term beginning January 30, 2012, and ending October 31, 2015. Mr. Bracken's career and experience spans more than 23 years and has...

2009-11-02 10:44:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- HCA has announced that Richard M. Bracken will become chairman of HCA's board of directors, effective December 15, 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050825/CLTH069LOGO ) Bracken will replace Jack O. Bovender, Jr., 64, who will retire from the company, effective that same date. In addition, R. Milton Johnson, HCA's chief financial officer and executive vice president, was elected to the board of directors, also effective...