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2010-02-24 15:30:00

PIRAEUS, Greece, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE: ANW), the Company, today announced financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2009. Highlights Increased sales volumes to 1,748,308 metric tons in Q4 2009 and 6,192,755 metric tons for the full year. Expanded net revenues to $58.6 million in Q4 2009 and $198.0 million for the full year. Recorded operating income of $16.1 million in Q4 2009 and $59.2...

2009-03-16 07:30:00

Establishes Presence in Patras PIRAEUS, Greece, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE: ANW) today announced it has established operations in Patras, Greece, expanding the Company's presence in the Mediterranean. Patras, located on the western coast of Greece, serves as a strategic commercial hub connecting Greece and the Balkans with Italy and the rest of Western Europe. The port, ranking second in Greece in terms of size, caters to all segments of...

2007-05-01 06:00:34

By Paraskeva, C A; Papadakis, V G; Kanellopoulou, D G; Koutsoukos, P G; Angelopoulos, K C ABSTRACT: Olive mill wastewater (OMW) produced from small units scattered in rural areas of Southern Europe is a major source of pollution of surface and subsurface water. In the present work, a treatment scheme based on physical separation methods is presented. The investigation was carried out using a pilot-plant unit equipped with ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, and reverse osmosis membranes....

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