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2014-07-28 16:22:10

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SODO Builders LA, general contractor for the new $168 million LA Marriott Hotel in California, selected Oldcastle Modular to factory build 393 prefabricated Eggrock bathroom pods for the new dual-brand hotel, that includes 175 Courtyard by Marriott rooms and 218 Marriott Residence Inn rooms. By using prefabricated bathroom pods, the building team was able to compress the project's original construction schedule by more than two months. The...

2012-12-14 05:01:13

The PLANT Hosting company have launched a new and special type of affordable hosting for business, combining the benefits of shared, VPS and cloud hosting, called “PODS”. (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 Available now at http://www.PODS-hosting.com, “POD” comes from the fact that each website plus its elements such as a database, mail server, apache webserver, IP number and such, is hosted in a private and secure environment, using cloud technology. This private space is...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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