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2014-07-15 08:34:33

SARASOTA, Fla., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roper Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) announced today that its Senior Subordinated Convertible Notes due 2034 (CUSIP No. 776696AA4) (the "Notes") will accrue contingent interest for the semi-annual period beginning July 16, 2014. Contingent cash interest of approximately $2.29 per Note is expected to be paid on January 16, 2015 to holders of the Notes as of December 31, 2014, the record date. Total contingent interest for the semi-annual...

2014-07-11 12:22:28

DES PLAINES, Ill., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Retiring equipment in the chemical processing industry may pose more danger than meets the eye as residual hazardous chemicals, live electrical connections or connections to in-service process machinery complicates how to safely remove these items from a plant, according to the July issue of the American Society of Safety Engineer's monthly journal, Professional Safety. "In the worst cases, the equipment has essentially been...

2014-07-10 23:07:03

Free security analytics service available to any organization to measure the effectiveness of their security investments. University Park, PA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State, in partnership with Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that the top 25 percent of vulnerability management contributors scanned their networks nearly continuously and had an...

2014-07-10 23:02:34

Deltek’s new cloud-based solution empowers teams with an innovative, consensus-based approach to creating and managing risk registers. Herndon, Va. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Deltek, the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors, today announced the release of Deltek RiskBook, a new collaborative risk management solution that delivers an innovative, consensus-based approach to creating and managing risk...

2014-07-10 23:00:28

This week, Safety Reboot Magazine features a series on "Preventable Accidents in the Workplace" including coverage of: extended work-hour dangers; the growing risk to custodial and janitorial workers; and, the dangerous occupation of roofers. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Fatigue, lack of safety equipment and poor training account for an increasing number of accidents in the workplace, according to a series of articles in Safety Reboot. The articles highlight safety...

2014-07-08 12:21:23

ActivPoint(TM) mobile app provides safety on the go EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NC4 Inc., a leader in revolutionizing safety and security, announced today the general availability of its newest offering ActivPoint((TM)). ActivPoint leverages smart phones' GPS and related technologies to capture precise position data in NC4 Risk Center, and capitalizes on the hallmark profiling capability of NC4 Risk Center to deliver timely, relevant intelligence to GPS assisted devices....

2014-07-07 23:07:44

New website caters to those looking for “geographically desirable” dates. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 NeighborDeals.com, the online site that provides a convenient, safe community forum for neighbors to buy, borrow, barter, sell, share or swap goods and services, has unveiled a new service for its users: NeighborDate. On NeighborDate.com, members of a specific community find and meet people from their own neighborhood — for free. People interested in dating someone...

2014-07-07 08:24:02

READING, Pa., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance service reliability, Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) is completing work on a new 69-kilovolt (kV) transmission line, and rebuilding another, that connect substations between Reading and Muhlenberg Township in Berks County. The $9.2 million project includes building almost five miles of new transmission line and rebuilding more than four miles of an existing circuit. Overall, more than...

2014-07-03 12:26:19

TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 WATERLOO, ON, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Manulife has entered into a three year sponsorship as the Mental Health at Work(®) Champion of Excellence with Excellence Canada to help improve the mental health of Canadians within the workplace. Manulife will work with Excellence Canada to further promote and administer the program for organizations across Canada. According to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, more than 6.7 million people in Canada are...

2014-07-02 23:13:00

Leveraging the success of the TxWRAP web portal developed by the Texas A&M Forest Service, The Southern Group of State Foresters (SGSF) teamed with Timmons Group to develop the South Wildfire Risk Assessment Portal (SouthWRAP). SouthWRAP provides access to wildfire risk information and tools for mitigation planners and the public throughout 13 Southern states. Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Leveraging the success of the TxWRAP web portal developed by the Texas A&M Forest...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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