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2011-02-24 11:30:00

Revolutionary new software tool set to 'change the game' for Casting Directors & Agents working on film and television projects. LOS ANGELES, CA, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ - Casting Workbook is pleased to announce Smart Script, a new software tool that uses proprietary script analysis technology to analyze Final Draft PDF scripts and generate: role lists, line and scene counts, and produce breakdowns and sides, all in a matter of seconds. "Imagine a complex process that took...

2011-02-15 00:02:56

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Metal Stampings, Forgings, and Castings market. World Metal Stampings, Forgings, and Castings market is forecast to reach US$371 billion by the year 2015. Growth will be guided by recovery in GDP, rise in consumer/business confidence, rebound in manufacturing activity and restoration of health of most end-use markets. Replenishing of depleting inventories in the supply chain as a result of resurging production activities on wings...

2011-01-24 02:11:00

HOOFDDORP, The Netherlands, January 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - ASICS Searches for the Next Face of its Women's Running Collection AYAMi's first ever Live Running Casting http://asicsayami.presspage.com/ayami/132, held during the Paris Marathon 2010, was such a success that its 2011 follow-up, the Running Casting XL, will be rolled out at multiple running events throughout Europe. Whilst a special AYAMi Photo Team was on location to capture runners during the first Live Running...

2011-01-12 00:01:33

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Industrial Castings market. Global Industrial Castings market is forecast to reach 93.5 million tons by 2015. Resurrection of automotive production and industrial activity worldwide is expected to promote the growth of Industrial Castings market in the long term. Market expansion would also be spurred by increased usage in innovative application areas for copper, aluminum and ductile iron castings. San Jose, CA (Vocus/PRWEB)...

2010-11-18 16:23:45

Research conducted in the fashion capital of New York is presented this week at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in New Orleans. The casting sessions aren't just for movie stars, but what is involved in casting decisions that can launch fashion models to fame "“ or at the very least "“ to land a job? Stephanie Sadre-Orafai, a University of Cincinnati assistant professor and socio-cultural anthropologist, spent 11 months of fieldwork at a premiere...

2010-10-22 00:00:37

New Hampshire investment casting supplier, Alcumet Incorporated has brought a greater level of innovation to the manufacturing industry by making investment casting a more flexible process. Londonderry, NH (PRWEB) October 21, 2010 Alcumet Incorporated, a provider of precision investment casting in Londonderry, New Hampshire, has recently announced the achievement of a new level of innovation within their industry. According to company C.E.O. Russell Wilmarth, this innovation comes in the...

2010-09-16 15:41:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- NOW CASTING! Are you an emerging or mid-career artist with a unique, powerful voice interested in competing on Bravo's hit show, "Work of Art: the Next Great Artist?" Production companies Magical Elves (Emmy Award-winning "Top Chef") and Pretty Matches are looking for artists from all disciplines whose work has clear long-term potential and reflects a strong voice that demands to be heard. Like last season, with cast members ranging from recent art...

2010-08-03 06:30:00

HOWELL, Mich., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Chem-Trend, a global manufacturer of process chemical specialties with focus on release agent solutions for a variety of manufacturing industries, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this month. Chem-Trend provides products for a broad spectrum of industry segments, including the polyurethane, die casting, rubber and rotational molding, tire, and fast growing composite and thermoplastic industries. The company's mold release agents and specialized...

2010-06-22 04:15:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Casting Society of America (CSA), Hollywoodnews.com and Yahoo! Movies are teaming up with the Hollywood Film Festival® and the Hollywood Awards®, to present the Hollywood Discovery Awards®, a nationwide acting competition which will celebrate the talent and star quality of two lucky winners. A blue-ribbon panel of casting directors from the Casting Society of America will select ten...

2010-05-19 11:59:00

IRWIN, Pa., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The ProMetal Rapid Casting Technology division of The Ex One Company, LLC (with locations in Irwin, PA, Troy, MI and Houston, TX) in partnership with Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation was awarded the coveted Robert L. Pinckney Award by the Vertical Flight Society of the American Helicopter Society. The award is given in recognition of notable achievement in manufacturing research and development for rotorcraft or rotorcraft components brought to fruition in...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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