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2014-08-15 12:22:07

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced that the Bright exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico reached the targeted Upper and Middle Miocene objectives and did not encounter hydrocarbons. Drilled to a total depth of 13,500 feet on Atwater Valley 362, the well has been plugged and abandoned. Full well assessment and the integration of drilling results into the Company's geologic models is ongoing to determine forward exploration...

2014-08-08 08:22:34

HOUSTON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tesco Corporation (NASDAQ: TESO) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a third quarter dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock issued and outstanding at the close of business on August 22, 2014 (the "Record Date"). The dividend will be payable on September 2, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on the Record Date. ABOUT TESCO CORPORATION Tesco Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and...

2014-08-06 04:23:10

LONDON, August 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIPHER beta trial programme has attracted over 50 major corporates, banks, accountants, law firms, insurers and consultants AISTEMOS [http://www.aistemos.com ], a London based IP data analytics company, has attracted 50 leading organisations to a pilot group for its IP analytics product, CIPHER, in a matter of months. The product's first public demonstration at the IP Business Congress 2014 event in...

2014-08-05 08:23:01

RESTON, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced the Company has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Command (SPAWAR) System Center Atlantic (SSC-LANT) division to provide support and maintenance on Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles. This contract bolsters the Company's Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance...

2014-08-04 00:20:14

Leading automaker pledges funds to the National Trust for Historic Preservation at the 2014 National Association of Black Journalists Convention BOSTON, Aug. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine it's the early 1900s; ladies are headed to the salon to get coiffed and primped. Thanks to Madame C. J. Walker, America's first self-made female millionaire, plenty of hair and cosmetic products are available. Yet today, the estate of this legendary businesswoman, Villa Lewaro, needs legal...

2014-07-30 08:41:07

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BSA | The Software Alliance today announced that salesforce.com, Inc. has joined BSA to engage in global policy initiatives that ensure software innovation continues to flourish and drive transformative change throughout the digital economy. "As the world's fastest-growing top-ten software company, salesforce.com is very pleased to join BSA," said Burke Norton, Chief Legal Officer of salesforce.com, who will serve on BSA's Board of...

2014-07-29 08:25:54

Gives Leading Electric Retail Provider Residential Solar Sales and Installation Capabilities HOUSTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services companies, has acquired Astrum Solar, a leading full-service residential solar installer, for $54 million. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121004/MM87276LOGO The acquisition of Astrum Solar launches Direct Energy's entry into the U.S. residential solar market and...

2014-07-28 12:24:08

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 28 July, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 430,000 "A" Shares at a price of 2397.70 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,949,069,312 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell Media...

2014-07-28 04:21:13

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With news that Unilever has launched a new global platform to support innovative start-up firms with new technologies and General Mills unveiling a new product line-up tapping into the latest consumer-driven food trends, the Fi Global Summit [http://fieurope.ubm-info.com/c/1dkgdsXuJ8aT1Vlj0XNvk53 ] welcomes key figures from these industry-leading companies to discuss their innovation plans, reveal where they are finding success and where...

2014-07-24 16:22:29

EnerCare has jointly served with Direct Energy more than one million home services and water heater rental customers in Ontario for 12 years HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, today announced an agreement with EnerCare for the sale of the Direct Energy-branded home and small commercial services business in Ontario to EnerCare for $550 million (CAD). Direct Energy and EnerCare have jointly...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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