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2013-05-07 23:03:44

Schindler will supply and install 27 Schindler 400AE machine room-less elevators; Largest expansion construction project in Bexar County, TX history; Anticipates Gold LEED certification from USGBC. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Schindler Elevator Corporation has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract with University Health Systems to supply and install 27 energy-efficient, machine room-less Schindler 400AE elevators for the Health Systems´ expansion project. The elevators...

2013-05-03 23:19:05

The University of Cincinnati has been recognized by the Princeton Review as one of the most environmentally sustainable in America. Giving UC high marks on this list are numerous current and planned environmental initiatives which aim to have UC completely carbon-neutral by the year 2050. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 For the fourth consecutive year, the Princeton Review has recognized the University of Cincinnati as one of the greenest in America. The 2013 edition of “Guide to...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'