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2011-07-26 20:10:00

LIMA, Peru, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura" or "the Company") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest, publicly-traded precious metals mining company, announced today results for the second quarter 2011. All figures have been prepared in accordance with Peruvian GAAP and are stated in U.S. dollars (US$). Comments from the Chief Executive Officer: Mr. Roque Benavides, Buenaventura's Chief Executive Officer, stated:...

2011-07-21 07:15:00

CARLSBAD, Calif. and KEY WEST, Fla., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LiMa Solutions(SM) has developed a proprietary program for resolving complex construction defect claims and is sharing this new approach at key industry events. The firm uses an unconventional project management program, called Value Engineered-Alternative Dispute Resolution(SM) (VE-ADR), to help clients reach quick and cost-effective resolution on construction defect cases. LiMa Solutions experts are sharing insights...

2011-07-05 03:00:00

LIMA, Peru, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Li3 Energy, Inc., ("OTCBB: LIEG" - News) ("Li3", "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and Peruvian-based global exploration company in the lithium and minerals sector is pleased to announce that it has mutually agreed to extend the expiration date and continue negotiating terms of a formal agreement with POSCO, (NYSE: PKX), a leading industrial company headquartered in the Republic of South Korea. The MOU originally set to expire on June...

2011-06-19 00:02:33

Building on the success of its emergency spill response and hazardous materials management services, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. recently announced the opening of a new office in Toledo, Ohio. Lima, OH (PRWEB) June 18, 2011 In keeping with plans of sustainable expansion, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. (Allied) of Lima, Ohio recently announced the opening of an office serving the greater-Toledo area. The new office, located in the west-Toledo community of Holland, Ohio, builds...

2011-06-16 07:00:00

LIMA, Ohio, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MetoKote Corporation today announced senior management changes in Europe to strengthen its coating operations and improve alignment of internal resources. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100325/METOKOTELOGO ) Effective immediately, Jake Sturges will assume the role of managing director, MetoKote Europe. Sturges has been with MetoKote for four years as plant manager of the company's 10,500 square meter, U.S.-based,...

2011-06-09 12:48:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanstar, producers of the Licensing International Expo , announced the results of its inaugural preview press conference, recently held in its corporate offices in Santa Monica. The press conference, held June 1, showcased presentations and discussions from top exhibitors as a precursor to the 2011 show, June 14-16 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The pre-show press conference featured presentations from Beanstalk, Mattel, Saban...

2011-06-01 08:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif. and KEY WEST, Fla., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The current model of resolving construction defect claims is failing. A typical claim takes, on average, two to three years to settle. Moreover, it is estimated that most insurers are paying out $2.50 for every $1.00 they collect in premiums for construction dispute insurance. Given the current economic situation and the fact that we are in the middle of the worst housing market in our nation's history, the industry can't...

2011-05-27 09:03:00

LIMA Peru, May 27, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("the Company" or "Buenaventura") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM) announced today that has reached to an agreement with the Orcopampa workers' union, within the frame of the annual collective negotiations. As a consequence, the union has concluded the strike that began on May 24, 2011. Normal operations resumed at Orcopampa this morning. Company Description Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. is...

2011-05-24 15:18:00

LIMA, Peru, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("the Company" or "Buenaventura") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), announced today that, within the frame of the annual collective negotiations, the Orcopampa Union has begun a strike at 00.00 hours on May 24, 2011. The Peruvian Ministry of Labor has denied the proceeding of this strike, at first instance. The Company will keep the market posted of any developments or changes as they occur. Company...


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Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis
2013-04-16 19:05:32

The Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis, is a species of bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. It’s found in shallow waters in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and is able to swim. This clam has a pair of hinged, thin, asymmetric white valves and a red mantle with a fringe of long and tapering pink and grey banded tentacles at its edge. Also around the margin of the mantle is a row of tiny eyespots that can detect light and shade, and might alert the animal of an approaching...

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians
2013-04-16 18:59:32

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians, is a species of small saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. The flame shell looks a lot like a scallop with a bright orange fringe of filaments emerging from between the valve of its shell. The bivalves fashion a felt-lined nest by making sticky threads which bind stones and pieces of shell debris. This shell is distributed primarily in the west coast of Scotland from the sub littoral, down to 100 meters, although...

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2008-04-30 23:11:20

The Flame Scallop or Rough Fileclam (Lima scabra), is found in the Caribbean Sea. Lima scabra are members of the Phylum Mollusca. Flame scallops are also bivalve mollusks. Although their name would suggest otherwise, flame scallops have no relation to scallops, besides their exterior. Flame scallops have a rough outer shell with a red mantle. Surrounding the mantel are red and white tentacles. The flame scallop's vibrant red color is due to the large amount of carotenoids found within...

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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.'