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2014-04-29 08:27:27

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Castrip LLC has signed a license agreement with one of North America's fastest growing steelmakers to build and operate a plant utilizing the Castrip(®) thin-strip casting process. The new casting facility will have the capability to produce 500,000 tons of thin-gauge, high-strength sheet steel for local manufacturing and construction markets. The independent EAF steelmaker will be the first licensee outside of Nucor to build a...

2014-04-22 16:26:52

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:China Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/china_orthopedic_bone_cement_casting_materials_market_outlook_2020.html China Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to 2020SummaryGlobalData's new report, "China Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to 2020",...

2014-04-09 23:29:24

$19.9 million investment expected to create 57 new skilled jobs. Alupress AG is transferring specialists to train U.S. workers. Laurens, S.C. (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Alupress AG, an Italian-German aluminum casting company, is investing $19.9 million to expand its manufacturing facility in Laurens, SC. The $19.9 million investment is expected to generate 57 new jobs in addition to the 75 existing jobs. With a surface area of 30,000 square feet, the new aluminum casting plant in Laurens will...

2014-04-02 23:01:40

Casting Frontier now permits members of the Talent Managers Association to submit their talent to casting opportunities via the online portal. Until now, only agents have been permitted to log in and submit to casting opportunities. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Casting Frontier is happy to welcome Talent Managers Association (TMA) members to submit to projects available on the Casting Frontier website. Managers requesting a profile on Casting Frontier will be required to follow...

2014-01-23 12:26:52

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW, the world's premier tournament-fishing organization, and Lew's, maker of high-quality rods and reels, have announced a sponsorship agreement through the 2014 season. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Since Lew's reemergence into the fishing market, they have been building reels with a commitment to excellence and innovation, following the trail blazed by Lew Childre, the man who invented the low-profile baitcaster so...

Physics Helps In The Invention Of New Fly Rod
2013-10-14 08:56:24

SINTEF A new Norwegian fishing rod is about to be launched onto the world market. The inventor calls it fly fishing’s equivalent of carving skis. The silhouette against the sky is the same as it’s been ever since the Norwegian rivers were invaded by affluent British salmon fishermen in the 1800s. The fly rod which is the brain-child of Robert Selfors from Nesodden outside Oslo also bends into the shape of a rainbow when a fish is being played. However, one important detail...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.