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2010-10-19 07:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) announced today that one of its affiliates has agreed to acquire two Boeing 747-400 production freighter aircraft. The aircraft are currently being operated by Japan Airlines and are expected to deliver to Aircastle during the fourth quarter of 2010. Aircastle has already secured executed letters of intent for the lease of both aircraft. Aircastle CEO Ron Wainshal commented, "We are adding two...

2010-10-12 07:15:00

LONDON, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Greycon Ltd., a world leader in supply chain optimisation for the paper, printing, film and nonwovens industries, today announced that Nine Dragons Paper Industries Co., Ltd., the largest producer of containerboard products in China, has been presented with the Rapid Implementation Award for its recent implementation of X-Trim at the Taicang production mill. The award is granted by the Greycon Board of Directors to clients whose project teams have...

2010-09-21 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received a contract from Scania to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services to design, build and commission a new climatic wind tunnel in Sodertalje, Sweden near Stockholm. Officials did not disclose the contract value. Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs will produce a facility for product development testing of heavy trucks and buses in...

2010-09-20 19:17:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading off trade show week with a weekend Boot Camp on DRTV best practices, Direct Response Academy CEO Greg Sarnow will run two sessions at the 2010 ERA D2C Convention in Las Vegas. First up, Pitching Your Product: The Keys to Success. Sarnow leads a session on Tuesday, September 21 at 1:30 p.m. With nearly 20 years experience managing hundreds of long and short-form DRTV campaigns, Sarnow will share his expertise with inventors and...

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2010-09-01 12:50:00

An unmanned aircraft system guided by satnav has been developed within ESA's Business Incubation Centre to provide rapid monitoring of land areas and disaster zones. The planes have already helped Spanish farmers in Andalusia to fight land erosion. The German start-up company MAVinci has developed the new system that uses autonomous micro-air vehicles (MAVs) with a wingspan of less than two meters, to inspect land areas. "At the moment, the remote-sensing market uses mainly manned...

2010-07-13 08:30:00

MUNDELEIN, Ill., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Z Trim Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZTHO), manufacturer of multifunctional dietary fiber ingredients for the food industry, today announced it will present a taco bar in the Healthy Foods Pavilion at booth #3454 of the Institute of Food Technology's (IFT) Annual Meeting and Food Expo, July 18-20 in Chicago. "By incorporating our corn fiber ingredient into the individual food applications making up a taco, we will demonstrate its...

2010-07-01 07:38:00

LONDON, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Greycon Ltd., a world leader in supply chain optimisation for the paper, printing, film and nonwovens industries, today announced that Nine Dragons Paper Industries Co., Ltd., the largest producer of containerboard products in China, has signed a five-year agreement to use Greycon's X-Trim to optimise trim efficiency for its paper machines. X-Trim allows paper mills to get the greatest possible output and value from each roll of paper, minimizing waste, and to...

2010-06-29 07:00:00

CHICAGO, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 33 million Americans suffer from claustrophobia, according to the American Psychiatric Association. Diagnosed or not, these millions of people fight daily battles against anxiety caused by a variety of situations, including crowded trains, planes and subway cars, tight spaces like elevators and jam-packed venues like stadiums, and theaters. Claustrophobia can be a debilitating condition and while there are a variety of therapies and...

2010-02-15 19:50:00

GENEVA, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), the leading supplier of MEMS for consumer and portable applications(1), today introduced a unique 3-axis digital gyroscope that employs a single sensing structure for motion measurement along all three orthogonal axes(2). This innovative design approach significantly increases accuracy and reliability in motion-controlled consumer applications, paving the way to previously unseen levels of realism. Whereas existing...

2010-02-10 09:47:00

GENEVA, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), the leading supplier of MEMS for consumer and portable applications(1), has introduced the first members in its iNEMO(TM) family of multi-sensor Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) devices. The integration of a variety of motion, magnetic, pressure and temperature sensors with a 32-bit processing unit and dedicated software in one package will lead to leaps in functionality and performance in a wide variety of...


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