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2013-02-26 23:02:41

Meet Michael Berg, Chief Operating Officer of Administration, and James Lange, Chief Operating Officer of Third Party Administration. Dubuque, Iowa (PRWEB) February 26, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance has hired two new executives as part of the company´s proactive planning strategy for continued growth and expansion in 2013. Joining Platinum are Chief Operating Officer of Administration, Michael Berg, and Chief Operating Officer of Third Party Administration, James Lange, both of...

2013-02-13 23:00:08

In an internal conference Luriya recently discussed a plan to let everyone sell platinum, finally settling on an easy solution. New York (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 In an internal conference, Luriya recently discussed a plan to make it so easy to sell platinum that now anyone can. “When it comes to selling platinum, you only have so many options available to you. With the market being a tiny thing, your traditional choices usually only ended up being relishing your precious items in...


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2013-03-16 00:00:00

Antonio de Ulloa was born on January 12, 1716 in Seville. Ulloa enlisted with the Spanish Navy in 1733. In 1735, he was sent to Ecuador as a member of the French Geodesic Mission. The mission, led by Pierre Bouguer, was organized by the French Academy of Sciences to measure a degree of the meridian at the equator. He stayed in Ecuador for 9 years until 1744, during this stint; he discovered platinum with his partner, Jorge Juan. In 1745, he returned to Spain. However, while enroute to...

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2005-05-25 18:52:44

Platinum is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pt and atomic number 78. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and anti-pollution devices in automobiles. Notable characteristics The metal is a beautiful silvery-white when pure, and malleable...

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