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2013-05-07 23:03:20

Global automotive supplier DENSO today celebrates the opening of its new thermal assembly plant and warehouse facility in Urbandale, Iowa. The new facility, named DENSO Manufacturing Michigan Iowa Plant (DMIA) represents a half million dollar investment and seven new jobs. Southfield, Michigan (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Global automotive supplier DENSO today celebrates the opening of its new thermal assembly plant and warehouse facility in Urbandale, Iowa. The new facility, named DENSO...

Data Center Coming To Iowa Could Have Facebook's Name On It
2013-04-22 14:18:34

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Rumors have surfaced that Facebook is the company behind "Project Catapult," a data center facility to be built in Iowa. The site for a data center was rumored to be commissioned by a handful of companies including Facebook and Apple, according to CNET. The cost on the 1.4-million-square-foot site in Altoona, Iowa is reported to be $1.5 billion. However VentureBeat reports that the site will be built in two stages, each costing...

2013-04-04 23:04:44

More than 400 attendees and 50 exhibitors turned out to seek employment, network and learn from the industry's best at the Brownells 7th Annual Gunsmith Conference & Career Fair. (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 More than 400 attendees and 50 exhibitors filled the Des Moines, Iowa, Downtown Marriott, March 27-28, 2013, for the Brownells 7th Annual Gunsmith Conference & Career Fair. More than doubling last year's turnout, this year's event drew 155 gunsmithing students from seven of the...

2012-09-20 23:00:53

Cheap Concert Tickets announces that official ticket onsales for The Book of Mormon in Chicago at the Bank of America Theatre LaSalle, Des Moines Civic Center in Des Moines and the Orpheum Theatre In Minneapolis are on Friday 9/21 and Saturday 9/22. This production has already won countless awards and tickets can be quite hard to find due to its intense popularity. This popular secondary ticket exchange has also issued an exclusive customer appreciation promo code MORMON for special...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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