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2012-08-16 23:03:39

Promotes Biomass Energy Project; Mayor McDaniel Chairs Montville, CT (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 Business, civic and labor groups as well as local and state elected officials today launched a coalition to support the proposed biomass energy repowering project in Montville, Connecticut. The coalition, “RenewMontville.org” urges the State to create a process that would result in a contract for the power from one of the generating units at NRG Energy Inc´s Montville power plant,...

2011-08-16 14:33:00

MONTVILLE, N.J., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AST® Bearings, a leading supplier of high precision bearings and related products, received its AS9100 Rev C. Certificate on August 12, 2011 after an extensive analysis of its quality systems by Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc. According to IAQG's Online Aerospace Supplier Information System (OASIS) database, AST Bearings was the first bearing company in the world to earn its AS9100 Rev C certification. (Logo:...

2011-03-15 09:15:00

MONTVILLE, N.J., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AST Bearings, a premier international supplier of bearing products and services, has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2010 and was also inducted into the Supplier Hall of Fame in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company's highest supplier rating and was awarded to AST Bearings for outstanding supplier performance. The prestigious Hall of Fame status is only given by Deere...

2010-03-09 09:20:00

MONTVILLE, N.J., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- AST® Bearings, LLC, a leading supplier of miniature bearings, precision ball bearings and related products, announced today that part of its continued growth strategy in 2010 is through the strategic acquisitions of other bearing supply companies. Company officials stated that sales growth this year is expected to come from four main sources: increased sales from existing customers, sales from new customers within existing...

2010-02-23 09:45:00

MONTVILLE, N.J., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded in 1963, AST® Bearings, LLC is a premier supplier of miniature bearings, precision ball bearings, and related products. The "AST" brand has become synonymous for value, selection, and outstanding customer service. To help protect the reputation of the company earned over its 46-year history, AST applied for and recently received registered trademark status for both its name and logo by the US Patent and Trademark Office...

2010-02-18 12:46:00

MONTVILLE, N.J., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- AST® Bearings, a leading supplier of high precision bearings and related products, has received ISO 9001:2008 re-certification after an extensive analysis of its quality systems by Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc. While AST was previously certified compliant to ISO 9001:2000, re-certification with this latest revision represents yet a further commitment to quality and reliability that customers can expect from the company and...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'