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2014-06-24 09:53:12

AGI The Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) announces an unusual paper in their journal PALAIOS that combines ‘forensic’ paleontology and archeology to identify origins of the millstones commonly used in the 1800’s. While all millstones were used similarly, millstones quarried in France were more highly valued than similar stones quarried in Ohio, USA. Over four years the scientific team located millstones by visiting historical localities in Ohio, then studied them and...

Fossils Embedded In Ohioan Millstones Confirm French Origination
2014-06-05 09:23:15

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a recent study of fossils, a geologist has confirmed that many millstones used in Ohio grain mills originated in France. Fossils found embedded within the millstones were analyzed and it was concluded the stones were French buhr imported from France. The research, led by paleontologist Dr. Joseph Hannibal of Cleveland Museum of Natural History, is published in the Society for Sedimentary Geology journal PALAIOS....

2014-04-25 08:29:24

ST. LOUIS, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two construction industry leaders, Millstone Bangert, Inc. and Fred Weber, Inc., based in the St. Louis region, have signed a definitive agreement to merge Millstone Bangert and the construction operations division of Fred Weber. The agreement was driven by an awareness that these two storied companies are stronger together. This agreement will create a new leader in construction services, Millstone Weber, offering a combined 185 years of...

2014-03-31 12:30:04

FALL RIVER, Mass., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millstone Medical Outsourcing is pleased to announce the promotion of three team members. These individuals have excelled in serving Millstone customers and have led the consistent growth of the organization for the past several years. Carrying 23 years of experience in medical device roles, Millstone's Brad Schwarz has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of all Millstone locations. Tom Williams and Karl Neuberger will both take...

2010-04-20 16:06:00

FALL RIVER, Mass., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Millstone Medical Outsourcing announced today that the company, specifically the Memphis, TN, facility, registered with the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) as a human tissue bank, under regulation 21CFR1271, in order to expand services to manufacturers of products containing human cells or tissues used in surgical procedures, such as orthopedic implants. In addition, Millstone has completed specific registration and licensing requirements...

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  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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