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2013-03-15 23:03:06

Surge Control, LLP offers the Surge Buster®, a patented and innovative surge control design which on average eliminates 96 percent of kinetic energy (i.e. surge) in a liquid load. The Surge Buster® provides the maximum degree of operational safety when transporting your liquid load. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 The Surge Buster® brings a new technology to reducing surge in liquid loads. Unlike traditional baffles, which attempt to control surge after it develops in a...

2011-03-07 11:15:00

DEER PARK, N.Y., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Surge Components, Incorporated (OTC-BBO:SPRS), announced 2010 year end financial results. The company's annual sales for 2010 were $22 million, as compared to $13 million in 2009. The company posted net income of 2 million, or $0.16 per diluted common share for year end 2010, as compared to $316,000, or $0.03 per diluted common share in 2009. Management is encouraged by the growth in 2010, and looks forward to the future with cautious...

2010-09-23 10:19:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mark Sedwill, NATO's Senior Civilian Representative to Afghanistan and the man who sits next to General David Petraeus in Kabul every morning, representing the Alliance's political leadership, will speak at a National Press Club Newsmaker press conference at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 28, in the Lisagor Room of the National Press Building, 529 14th St., N.W., Washington, DC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO)...

2010-08-30 10:13:00

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, is expected to deliver a major speech here Tuesday on Iraq and national security issues. He will address about 10,000 members of the country's largest veterans service organization at the 92nd American Legion National Convention. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100830/DC56647) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100830/DC56647) Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Secretary of...

2010-08-19 13:34:00

WASHINGTON Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the final American brigade combat team exited Iraq, keeping the President's promise to drawdown U.S. forces and transition to a civilian-led mission by the end of this month: "For more than seven years, America's brave men and women in uniform have done everything asked of them in the war in Iraq. Many have been lost on the battlefield, and Americans mourn their loss; all have...

2009-10-07 15:12:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In A Viable Peace?, the ninth report in its series tracking progress in Iraq, The Fund for Peace (FfP) warns that Iraq still risks a return to serious conflict if deep-seated inequalities and political divisions are not addressed. The report covers the period July 2008 to August 2009. In its previous report, "The Surge: What Comes Next?" the FfP concluded that the "surge" of 30,000 American troops had been less successful at achieving the...

2009-08-25 17:09:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of wartime veterans rose to cheer as General David H. Petraeus, Commander of the U.S. Central Command, was awarded The American Legion's Distinguished Service Medal this morning. The Legion's National Commander, David K. Rehbein, began his tribute to the Iraqi conflict leader by quoting critics who had declared, "The war is lost," and "The surge will never work." "Yet," said Rehbein, "General David Petraeus, the chief advocate...

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2009-06-05 13:20:00

A power company blamed a power surge that damaged appliances in several local homes on fire ants that built a nest inside a transformer. The company, Oncor, denied responsibility for the damaged appliances and said affected customers in Carrollton should have been using surge protectors, WFFA-TV, Dallas, reported Friday. It's not a good thing to have to replace items that can be expensive, but we cannot control wildlife, company spokeswoman Megan Wright said. This is an act of God. However,...


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