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2014-01-15 08:21:59

HOUSTON, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. ("Flotek" or the "Company') (NYSE: FTK) today announced the appointment of David R. McMahon as Vice President of Artificial Lift Technologies and plans to expand the Company's profile in artificial lift. Mr. McMahon has spent the last twenty-two years of his career in the artificial lift industry with various units of Baker Hughes, Incorporated, most recently serving as the Area Manager for the Rocky Mountain region for...

2013-12-10 10:40:19

Private contractors who worked in Iraq, Afghanistan or other conflict environments over the past two years report suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression more often than military personnel who served in recent conflicts, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Researchers found that among the contractors studied, 25 percent met criteria for PTSD, 18 percent screened positive for depression and half reported alcohol misuse. Despite the troubles, relatively few get...

2013-12-04 23:21:57

New Deltek GovWin IQ report predicts continued growth in federal information security spending amidst persistent threats, workforce demand and technological change. Herndon, Va. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 According to Deltek’s new report, Federal Information Security Market, FY 2013-2018, federal contracted spending on cybersecurity will continue to grow from nearly $9 billion in FY 2013 to $11.4 billion in FY 2018, as a result of multiple initiatives aimed at improving the overall...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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