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2014-07-03 23:03:58

Eleven families from Manville, New Jersey represented by the national asbestos litigation firm Levy Konigsberg LLP took another step in their quest for justice against the company that supplied asbestos to Johns-Manville from the 1950s into the 1980s. NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Verdicts totaling $90.5 Million in 11 mesothelioma death cases (1) – including a mother and daughter – were rendered by the Superior Court of Middlesex County after years of litigation and...

2014-06-03 23:17:12

Pacor, Inc., an authorized OEM Fabricating Partner for Aspen Aerogels and a Johns Manville Select Master Fabricator, also fabricates custom industrial insulation products for OEM and industrial applications. Pacor announces the launch of a new website focused on an enhanced online store and comprehensive product, service, capability and application information. Bordentown, NJ (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Pacor, Inc., a premier fabricator of thermal and acoustical insulation products for...

2014-04-07 12:23:40

Project Further Strengthens the Berkshire Hathaway Company's Commitment to Sustainable Operations ETOWAH, Tenn., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acumen Energy Solutions, a leader in delivering comprehensive energy management strategies, today announced the completion of a major lighting retrofit for Johns Manville, further underscoring the Berkshire Hathaway company's commitment to environmental responsibility. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130812/DA61920LOGO The project,...

2011-06-20 08:49:00

BROOKFIELD, Wis., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinstripe, Inc., a leading human resources and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) specialist and the second largest pure play RPO firm in the country, announced today the two-year extension of its contract with Johns Manville, a leading building and specialty products manufacturer and Berkshire Hathaway company (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B), and a three-year contract extension and expansion of services with Rayonier, a leading international forest...

2011-02-25 09:17:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Neal, Inc., a Greenville, SC-based integrated design and construction firm, announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Johns Manville (JM), a Berkshire Hathaway company and global building products manufacturer, to design and construct a new commercial roofing single-ply membrane facility in Milan, Ohio. O'Neal will provide Engineering-Procurement-Construction (EPC) services for the project. "Johns Manville is a leader in their...

2010-03-31 09:58:00

BRUNSWICK, Ga., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial Insulation Group, LLC (IIG), a leading manufacturer of insulation products for industrial and commercial markets worldwide, announces today that Robert M. Rayner has agreed to join the board of directors. Mr. Rayner brings extensive experience and a proven track record to the IIG board from the building materials and distribution industry. Philippe Delouvrier, Chairman and CEO of Industrial Insulation Group remarks, "Bob's thorough...

2010-03-10 07:54:00

WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Every year, buildings consume one-third of the energy used and this figure is expected to grow as the population and demographics change. Discovering and implementing energy efficient technologies has real economic and environmental benefits and these advancements are dependent on the successful intersection between business innovation and public policy. Steven B. Hochhauser, senior vice president of Ingersoll Rand and president of its...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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