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2014-10-29 16:33:59

Tailoring done in the comfort of your home or office NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alvin Valley Direct has announced the launch of eTailoring(TM), a newly minted online service which provides clients the option of having tailoring done in the comfort of their homes or offices. "I am dedicated to positioning Alvin Valley at the forefront of fashion technology, and leading it into highly integrated online/offline interactions with its customers," said Alvin Valley CEO/CTO...

2014-10-07 12:37:40

NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Alvin Valley, the premier designer of women's pants, begins to position his namesake company to be at the forefront of fashion technology, he is delighted to announce the appointment of Damion Hankejh as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). "I am recruiting leaders who will establish Alvin Valley as a definitive fashion and high-tech industry leader," said Valley. "Damion is a true technologist and an...

Navy Certification Is Final Step In Alvin Upgrade Project
2014-01-28 11:35:18

National Science Foundation After a three-year overhaul and major upgrade, the United States' deepest-diving research submersible, Alvin, has been cleared to return to work exploring the ocean's depths. The sub has been out of service since December 2010, undergoing a major upgrade, including the replacement of its personnel sphere with a newly fabricated, larger, more capable hull. The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) operates the U.S. Navy-owned sub for the National Deep...

2014-01-15 08:20:59

ATTLEBORO, Mass., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineered Syntactic Systems (ESS), a global supplier of foam buoyancy solutions, today announced plans to extend its line of high performance syntactic products to support more traditional oceanographic implementations. The addition of modular product options enables ESS to supply more customers with great performance in a wider range of densities. The experienced team at ESS has been serving the oceanographic industry for over 30...

James Cameron Donates Submarine On One-Year Anniversary Of Mariana Trench Dive
2013-03-27 10:02:37

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On the one-year anniversary of legendary filmmaker/director James Cameron´s descent to the bottom of the world, the submarine he used to make that solo descent — a nearly 7 mile journey to the bottom of the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean — is being donated to science. Cameron, famed director of the blockbuster movies “Titanic” and “Avatar,” told BBC News that he would be donating his...

Creatures Of The Abyss Invade Surface World
2012-06-11 02:43:47

"Don't panic," Douglas Adams might have said. Author of the sci-fi novel Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Adams advised "don't panic" whenever facing invaders. What Adams might not have known is that the inner space of the oceans conceals aliens every bit as resourceful as any that might lurk in outer space. "And now these deep-sea-dwellers have turned the tables on us," says Janet Voight, a biologist at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. Voight and other scientists...


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