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2009-11-23 11:39:00


2009-11-17 07:45:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosendin Electric (www.rosendin.com), one of the nation's top five electrical contractors and a 100 percent employee-owned company, has received the International Risk Management Institute's (IRMI) prestigious Gary E. Bird Horizon Award.

2009-10-14 06:40:00

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- When systems fail in the health care world, the results can be deadly. So creating the most reliable, safest system possible is always a priority.

2009-09-17 11:00:00

SARASOTA, Fla., Sept, 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Technologies Group, Inc., (Pink Sheets: GTGP) (Global) has executed a strategic teaming agreement with Science and Technologies Applications, LLC.

2009-07-29 07:15:00

HOUSTON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Syntex Management Systems, Inc., world leader of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) software solutions, congratulates Peter Bridle, Director, Corporate HSEQ for Noble Drilling for being featured in the Executive Forum of Safety+Health magazine as an industry leader in safety and health.

2009-06-30 18:00:00

VICTORIA, Texas, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Exelon will seek an Early Site Permit (ESP) for its proposed Victoria, Texas, nuclear plant site rather than a combined construction and operating license, the company announced today. The change in licensing strategy allows Exelon to continue with some aspects of site evaluation and approvals while deferring a decision on construction and technology choices for up to 20 years. The decision was brought about by uncertainties in the domestic economy,...

2008-11-11 12:30:00

British environmental officials say they're looking into leaks of radioactive water from a nuclear submarine at a Royal Navy dockyard.

2008-10-20 18:00:20

DALLAS, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), consisting of pilots from Airborne Express, AirTran, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and UPS, is hosting their annual safety conference in Dallas Oct. 21-22, 2008.

2008-10-13 06:00:26

By Steve Tetreault By STEVE TETREAULT STEPHENS WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON - It was back to court for Nevada on Friday when Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto filed a federal lawsuit asking judges to throw out new radiation limits for the Yucca Mountain Project.

2008-09-10 06:00:15

By Steve Tetreault By STEVE TETREAULT STEPHENS WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON - The once-stumbling Department of Energy reached another milestone Monday when the Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced it will conduct in-depth studies and have safety hearings on plans to build a nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain.

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