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2014-06-05 08:22:53

HOUSTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) will make a number of investor presentations in the coming weeks: Flotek will make a presentation at the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) Toronto Oil and Gas Investment Symposium Thursday, June 5, 2014. John Chisholm, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Flotek, will present to conference attendees beginning at 9:55am EDT. The Company will also make a presentation at EnerCom's...

2014-06-04 23:07:17

Triumvirate Environmental Inc. is launching Smiles 4 Safety (#Smiles4Safety), the first-ever month-long, safety-education series of its kind. This series will be comprised of entertaining and educational images, memes, dance videos and more on workplace safety posted digitally every day. Somerville, MA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Each year, the National Safety Council uses June's National Safety Month to bring attention to key safety issues. This includes everything from tripping and...

2014-06-04 08:31:23

DENVER, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) (the "Company") today announced that it has commenced a tender offer to purchase for cash (the "Tender Offer") any and all of its 6 3/8% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes"). Concurrently, it is soliciting consents from the holders of the Notes (the "Consent Solicitation" and, together with the "Tender Offer," the "Offer") for the purpose of eliminating substantially all of the restrictive covenants and certain...

2014-06-03 23:05:51

Dallas attorney Jeff Rasansky discusses National Safety Month, and offers a few important safety tips. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 June is National Safety Month, and the National Safety Council (together with a number of interested stakeholders) have planned numerous activities to sensitize the public on the importance of being safe at all times. On this year’s menu, the council hopes to strengthen its commitment towards educating the public on topics such as prescription drug abuse, slip and...

2014-06-03 23:03:45

Supply chain assessment and compliance solutions provider- BROWZ is deepening its offering to include Experian business data to create a proprietary BROWZ Financial Risk Profile. This information provides greater insight into an organization’s supply chain, specific to financial risk and stability of contractors and suppliers. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 BROWZ LLC has announced the release of its newly-enhanced and proprietary Financial Risk Profile. Through an agreement...

2014-06-03 08:24:51

Dynamic Risk Advisory Software Enables Chemical, Oil & Gas Companies to Reduce Operational Risk and Ensure Safe, Reliable Production HOUSTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventyx, an ABB company, today announced a new Process Safety Management solution, the first industrial software specifically designed to give chemical, oil and gas (COG) companies an enterprisewide view of process safety risks - enabling clients to track deviations to safeguards, evaluate the risks and prioritize corrective...

2014-06-02 16:21:36

CALGARY, June 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Energy Board (NEB), along with the Canada Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board and the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, is taking additional steps to improve safety in the oil and gas industry with the release of a joint statement and framework on Safety Culture. The final paper, titled, "Advancing Safety in the Oil and Gas Industry: Statement on Safety Culture," outlines the NEB's expectations of regulated...

2014-06-02 08:31:31

DENVER, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) today announced that it is proposing, subject to market and other conditions, to enter into $5.5 billion of new senior secured credit facilities consisting of a $1.0 billion revolving credit facility, a $1.0 billion term loan A and a $3.5 billion term loan B, and to issue up to $1.75 billion aggregate principal amount of unsecured debt. The company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering of the unsecured...

2014-05-30 23:04:37

Leading Provider of EHSQ Management Recognized for Leadership in Technology Industry Toronto (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Intelex Technologies is proud to announce it has been named a winner of TechConnex’s “Technology Company of the Year” award. This is the first year Intelex has won this award, which recognizes business leadership, excellence in innovation and a commitment to the knowledge-based sector in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). The TechConnex Technology Leadership Awards are...

2014-05-30 23:03:46

EtQ is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting and speaking at the MEDTEC Europe Conference to be held from June 3rd to 5th in Stuttgart, Germany. Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 EtQ is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting and speaking at the MEDTEC Europe Conference to be held from June 3rd to 5th in Stuttgart, Germany. EtQ’s Tom Barlow will present the topic, “What Efficient Risk Analysis Tools are Available to the Market Players?” “It is important to not...


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  • A spider.
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