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2014-08-27 12:22:45

WOOD DALE, Ill., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that its Mobility Systems business has acquired the assets of Cool Containers, a manufacturer of temperature-controlled containers used to transport climate-sensitive pharmaceuticals and biological cargo. The acquisition enhances AAR Mobility's global position by extending the company's logistics expertise into the fast-growing pharmaceutical market while bolstering its military and medical offerings. "We...

2014-08-11 08:21:37

ATHENS, Greece, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced plans to release its results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014, after the market closes on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. On Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 8:00 am ET, a conference call and webcast will be held to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-300-8521...

2014-08-07 23:09:15

Modified Shipping Container for Employee Housing on Display at Oilfield Expos Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Falcon Containers, a leading provider of modified shipping containers for temporary housing, mobile offices, and industrial storage space, announced plans to exhibit its latest workforce housing unit at various oil and gas events this summer. In July, Falcon’s housing unit was already on display at the South Texas Oilfield Expo held at San Antonio’s Henry B. Gonzalez...

2014-07-22 16:20:57

ATHENS, Greece, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced the full repayment of the outstanding amount under its loan agreement with Commerzbank AG ("Commerzbank"), dated July 29, 2011. The outstanding amount of the loan, as of July 21, 2014, amounted to $21.5 million and the parties agreed to the payment of $15.0 million plus accrued interest, in full and...

2014-05-22 23:14:18

Stephen Shang Will Present Housing Case Studies from Diverse Environments Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Falcon Containers today announced a major speaking engagement for CEO and Co-founder, Stephen Shang. Shang will speak at the International Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum, to be held in Houston, on June 16 and 17. The forum is slated to offer workshops, panels, and informational sessions on workforce living quarters, temporary base camps, and related logistics....

MBARI Study Describes Deep-sea Animal Communities On And Around Sunken Shipping Container
2014-05-09 03:31:56

[ Watch The Video: Ecological Assessment Around A Sunken Shipping Container ] Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Thousands of shipping containers are lost from cargo vessels each year. Many of these containers eventually sink to the deep seafloor. In 2004, scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) discovered a lost shipping container almost 1,300 meters (4,200 feet) below the surface of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. In the first-ever survey...

2014-05-09 12:21:01

ATHENS, Greece, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced plans to release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, after the market closes on Monday, May 12, 2014. On Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:00 am ET, a conference call and webcast will be held to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-300-8521 (USA) or +1-412-317-6026...

2014-04-16 08:35:56

Sustainable PrimeLINE® system with XtendFRESH(TM) atmosphere control presented to CMA CGM SINGAPORE, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty-six years after pioneering the first front-wall, or "picture-frame," refrigeration unit, Carrier Transicold Pte Ltd ("Carrier Transicold") presented its 1 millionth unit during a ceremony at its Singapore manufacturing facility. The milestone unit, a PrimeLINE unit with XtendFRESH atmosphere control system, was presented to CMA CGM, the world's...

2014-03-07 16:20:34

ATHENS, Greece, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced plans to release its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. On Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 9:00 am ET, a conference call and webcast will be held to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-300-8521 (USA) or...

2014-02-11 23:31:07

Big Texas Containers announces newest markets; Lake Charles LA, Sulphur LA, Bayou Visa TX, and South Houston TX. Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 The cold season is in full force as icy temperatures and heavy wind and rain has started to affect the majority of the country. It is only a matter of time before torrential snow begins to fall throughout the mid-west and eastern regions of the United States. For individuals who work heavily outdoors and who rely on woodsheds, semi-truck...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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