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2013-11-21 23:30:20

Instead of allowing concrete slurry wastewater from entering the sewers and polluting the ocean, contractors can solidify their waste with Gelmaxx products and dispose it in any standard trash can. (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 As more construction companies become environmentally conscious, they turn to Gelmaxx for a green solution. Gelmaxx has created a product that helps reduce the harmful impact that concrete slurry wastewater can have on the ocean. When contractors grind or cut concrete...

2013-11-12 23:32:23

According to the Alabaster Reporter, several tips could save residents thousands of dollars in damages from a faulty sewage system. SI Restoration, a leading expert in the sewage damage restoration industry, provides residents in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Washington DC with helpful advice on how to avoid sewage backup in their homes and businesses. Mount Laurel, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 In a case study published in November of 2013 by...

2013-11-05 23:02:48

Acquisition of Esorfranki Geotechnical extends Keller's footprint into South Africa and selected sub-Saharan construction markets. Hanover, Maryland (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Hayward Baker announces that its parent company, Keller Group, has agreed to purchase Esorfranki Geotechnical, the largest ground engineering business in South Africa. The acquisition is predicted to reach completion by the end of November 2013. Esorfranki Geotechnical will revert to its original name, Franki,...

Earthquake Prone Regions Could Benefit From Updated Warning System
2013-10-31 08:52:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Relocating some of the seismic stations in California and upgrading earthquake-detection technology could improve early warning systems throughout the state, according to new research appearing in the November edition of the the journal Seismological Research Letters. The effect would be particularly noticeable in regions that are poorly served by the current network, explained Serdar Kuyuk, assistant professor of civil...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.