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2014-10-15 16:23:11

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe U.S. fracking fluid market was valued at $18.4 billion in 2012, grew to $26 billion in 2013, and is projected to reach about $37.3 billion in 2018, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.4% for the five-year period, 2013 to 2018.This report provides:An overview of the U.S. market for fracking fluids, which are used in hydraulic fracturing, or "hydrofracking," for shale gas and oil production.Analyses of global market...

2014-10-15 12:20:38

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Securaplane Technologies, a leading supplier of avionics products for business, commercial and military aircraft, has been awarded the 2014 Oro Valley, Arizona Chamber of Commerce large business of the year. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152226 Earlier this year, Securaplane relocated into a newly-constructed 55,000 square foot facility that will house 180 employees in Oro Valley's Innovation Park....

2014-10-15 08:24:03

Employees ask Mayor and City Council to abandon condemnation case. MISSOULA, Mont., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of Mountain Water Co. today rejected the city of Missoula's stipulated offer of employment, saying that they prefer to work for an experienced water system owner that treats them with trust and respect. The 37 employees of Mountain Water also requested that the city abandon its costly, unnecessary attempt to take over Missoula's water system. "The city has...

2014-10-15 08:21:07

GAHANNA, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MNX Global Logistics, a leading global provider of time-critical transportation and logistics services announces the grand opening of its Global Customer Excellence Center in Gahanna, OH. This new state-of-the-art facility is double the size of its previous facility at Rickenbacker Airport and will allow MNX to significantly increase its level of customer engagement and support to its worldwide customer base. This move also adds more than...

2014-10-15 00:20:43

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) declared today a quarterly dividend of $0.275 per share. The dividend is payable January 2, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business as of December 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111129/MM14279LOGO About AlbemarleAlbemarle Corporation, headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a leading global developer, manufacturer, and marketer of...

2014-10-15 00:20:40

MISSOULA, Mont., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mountain Water Company is asking area commuters and residents to expect detours and be alert to project crews as the company undertakes a water main replacement project on Hilda Avenue. Starting October 13, Mountain Water crews will begin work to replace a 90-year-old main on Hilda Avenue with a new 12-inch ductile main. Hilda Avenue will be closed between Evans and Beckwith for the duration of the project. Please drive slowly in the...

2014-10-14 23:11:46

Pet DoctoRX (http://www.petdoctorx.com), a recent addition to the Tucson community, as an affordable full-service veterinarian clinic, is participating in Dogtoberfest on Sunday, October 26th from 10:00am - 2:00pm at St. Gregory School. Pet DoctoRX will be holding a drawing for a complimentary spay or neuter. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 All proceeds from Dogtoberfest  benefit Handi-Dogs in Tucson, AZ, a local nonprofit. There will be games, contests,...

2014-10-14 23:04:15

LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group to present $10,000 checks to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation at O’Neill’s in Norwalk Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Today, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling will join Norwalk-based LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group to celebrate as the businesses present $10,000 checks to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) in support of Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. for pediatric cancer research and awareness. For the second...

2014-10-14 20:24:27

October 15 conference will focus on business networking and companies will learn growth strategies from expert panel discussions TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Technology Council will host the second annual Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo, on October 15, 2014, from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa located at 3800 E. Sunrise Drive, Tucson, Arizona, 85747. The Council will present Dr. Mo Ehsani, Professor Emeritus of Structural...

2014-10-14 16:23:09

DENVER, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Antero Resources (NYSE: AR) ("Antero" or the "Company") announced third quarter 2014 operational highlights today. -- Third quarter 2014 average net daily gas equivalent production was 1,080 MMcfe/d, a 91% increase over the prior year quarter and a 21% increase sequentially -- Third quarter 2014 average net daily liquids production was 25,000 Bbl/d, a 217% increase over the prior year quarter and a 24% increase...


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

Shoshone National Forest
2014-07-31 09:55:03

Shoshone National Forest is located in the state of Wyoming. It is comprised of 2,500,000 acres of protected land and is separated into five districts including the Washakie Ranger District and the Greybull Ranger District. It was part of the Yellowstone Timberland Reserve, which was the first national forest in America, but was given its own status as a national forest in 1891. Evidence has shown that Native American tribes have inhabited the lands of the Shoshone National Forest from as...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
2014-07-31 08:39:40

Wallowa–Whitman National Forest is a national forest that is located in the states of Idaho and Oregon in the United States. It contains 2,392,508 acres of land that was once inhabited by the Nez Perce people in 1400 CE and would later become home to the Joseph Band of the same tribe. Later, other tribes inhabited the area including the Shoshone, Bannock, and Cayuse tribes and Europeans would settle there in 1860. President Theodore Roosevelt established the Chesnimnus Reserve and the...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
2014-05-27 15:19:19

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American National Park located in the two states of North Carolina and Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, from which the park received its name, are part of a small section of the Appalachian Mountain chain known as the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park holds 522,419 acres of federally protected land and was established in 1934, although Congress had sanctioned the development of the park in 1926. It is known as the first park to be funded in part...

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