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2013-02-25 00:22:19

VIENNA, Austria, February 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Convergence Creators has been selected by Selex ES as the main supplier of GSM-R dispatchers for the new UAE railway network to be completed in 2017. It will connect urban and industrial areas of the United Arab Emirates and open up new pathways to Saudi Arabia and Oman. The GSM-R dispatchers will be deployed to provide seamless and reliable communication along the 266 km Habshan/Ruwais section of the railway...

2013-02-20 12:25:07

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The newest roller coaster at California's Great America, Gold Striker, will now include the world's longest covered initial descent tunnel on a wooden coaster. Adding intrigue to the record setting feature, Gold Striker's 174-foot tunnel will be enclosed by wood on both sides, corrugated metal on top and in-fill underneath the tracks, to replicate a true gold mine feel. The only visible light on Gold Striker's initial descent,...

2013-02-14 16:21:06

"This has already been an amazing year for the growth of clean diesel vehicles in the U.S. and it just keeps getting more remarkable. And this is just the middle of February." - Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director, Diesel Technology Forum WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ram Truck's announcement today that it will introduce a 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel pickup truck in the United States is launching a new period of expansion for clean diesel light duty trucks in North...

2013-02-13 14:45:31

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and the Korea Railroad Research Institute (KRRI) have developed a wireless power transfer technology that can be applied to high capacity transportation systems such as railways, harbor freight, and airport transportation and logistics. The technology supplies 60 kHz and 180 kW of power remotely to transport vehicles at a stable, constant rate. KAIST and KRRI today successfully showcased the wireless power transfer technology...

2013-02-07 12:22:58

Unveiling of Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel at Chicago Auto Show Highlights American Automakers' Renewed Production of Diesel Vehicles CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The new 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel passenger car unveiled this morning at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show is a bold statement about the future for clean diesel cars in the U.S, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum. (Logo:...

2013-02-06 20:20:34

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades (TSX: CAS) released yesterday the name of the winner of the fourth edition of the Sustainable Supplier Award, a contest that aims to recognize best business practices in sustainable development among its suppliers. Created by the company's Corporate Procurement Department, this award enables Cascades to publicly acknowledge the efforts of its suppliers that have had positive repercussions on its products, processes or...

2013-02-05 23:03:26

For the first time ever, passengers are able to pre-book their onward taxi rides at the same time as their online train ticket purchase. London, UK (PRWEB) February 05, 2013 First Great Western has partnered with Cabforce to bring taxi pre-booking to First Great Western´s online booking system. Now customers can be sure that a taxi is waiting for them at their station destination — no need to queue and the price is guaranteed. Cabforce consolidates the market by partnering with...

2013-01-25 23:00:14

Hitachi Critical Facilities Protection Pte. Ltd. and Advanced Protection Technologies, Inc. announce the signing of an agreement that marks the beginning of a strategic partnership between them. The Agreement provides that APT will manufacture Hitachi-CFP´s new line of Surge Protective Devices. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 Hitachi Critical Facilities Protection Pte. Ltd. (Hitachi-CFP), (a subsidiary of Hitachi Plant Technologies Ltd, Japan) and Advanced Protection...

2013-01-16 16:20:22

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul Company of Coastal South Carolina recently announced that it has expanded the U-Haul network of self-storage locations with its purchase of Stars and Stripes Self-Storage, located at 8222 Dorchester Road. The new addition features seven single-story self-storage buildings offering 397 storage rooms, with more than 57,200 square feet of net rentable self-storage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b)...

2013-01-14 20:21:20

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on the popular TV series Chuggington((TM)) that airs weekdays on Disney Channel's Disney Junior programming block for kids and their families, and daily on the new 24-hour Disney Junior basic cable and satellite channel, HO Scale Chuggington((TM)) electric Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Accessories are arriving from Bachmann Trains in 2013! Join your favorite "trainees" --Brewster, Wilson, and Koko-- as they ride the rails pulling...


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2012-06-14 08:19:43

Symbol: TRIMM Group: Lichen Family: Verrucariaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Verrucariales Family   Verrucariaceae Genus   Trimmatothele Norman ex Zahlbr. – trimmatothele lichen

2012-06-14 08:53:18

Symbol: THELO2 Group: Lichen Family: Acarosporaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Acarosporaceae Genus   Thelocarpon Nyl. ex Hue – thelocarpon lichen

2012-06-14 08:53:52

Symbol: THMI11 Group: Lichen Family: Verrucariaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Verrucariales Family   Verrucariaceae Genus   Thelidium A. Massal. – thelidium lichen Species   Thelidium minimum (A. Massal. ex Körb.) Arnold – thelidium lichen

2012-06-14 09:01:33

Symbol: TAXIT Group: Moss Family: Sematophyllaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Hypnales Family   Sematophyllaceae Genus   Taxithelium Spruce ex Mitt. – taxithelium moss

2012-06-14 12:04:55

Symbol: PSEUD39 Group: Moss Family: Leucodontaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Leucodontales Family   Leucodontaceae Genus   Pseudocryphaea E. Britton ex Broth. – pseudocryphaea moss

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