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2009-07-07 03:00:00

MOSCOW, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern Commercial Navy (MCN) PLC and United Industrial Corporation JSC have signed a cooperation agreement, anticipating the developmental work of technical and commercial operation factors of the construction of multifunctional supply icebreaker and also tankers for transportation of liquefied natural gas. The tankers' capacity total 75 000 mcubed. A signing ceremony was held within the frameworks of the XIII St. Petersburg International Economic...

2009-06-26 08:15:00

LOS ANGELES, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc. (CTI) (OTC Bulletin Board: CVAT) filed a patent on June 15, 2009 for its chemical free "Green D+ Plus Degumming" (GPD) system for efficient and inexpensive refining of crude vegetable oils. We believe our Green D+ s an industry changing application for the vegetable oil degumming industry. Our unique Green D+ Plus System offers a green and innovative process that converts crude non-degummed vegetable oils into...

2009-06-04 15:30:00

NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Maritime Corporation (NYSE: GMR) announced today that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Jeffrey D. Pribor, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Global Transportation Conference in New York on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. ET. The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bas/transportation09/id23110159.cfm. In addition, the...

2009-06-04 15:30:00

NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) today announced that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, John C. Wobensmith, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Global Transportation Conference in New York on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. ET. The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bas/transportation09/id03112167.cfm. In addition,...

2009-06-03 15:30:00

NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) today announced that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, John C. Wobensmith, is scheduled to present at the Morgan Stanley Commodities and Shipping Conference in New York on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. ET. The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/conflobby.zhtml?ticker=GNK&item_id=2258334. In addition, the...

2009-05-05 07:00:00

SCRANTON, Pa., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AZEK Building Products, manufacturer of the leading brand of stain-resistant decking, announces the AZEK Deck Terra Collection in two rich, earthy colors of Kona and Fawn. The new colors answer strong consumer demand for the stain and scratch resistance of AZEK Deck in darker shades. Kona is a rich chocolate brown shade resembling the gourmet Kona coffee bean. Fawn is a deep tan with warm golden-amber hues. Both new AZEK Deck colors are available in 5...

2009-04-16 15:40:00

NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the first quarter of 2009 on Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and include a slide presentation. The Company will issue financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009 on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 after the close of...

2009-04-09 13:46:08

British scientists say they have created a sensor capable of measuring localized ultrasonic cavitations in research that will help hospitals remain hygienic. Cavitations occur when bubbles implode in a liquid when a high frequency sound wave is applied. The researchers said their sensor, the first of its kind, will help hospitals ensure that their instruments are properly disinfected before they are used on patients. Cavitation is used throughout the United Kingdom's National Health Service...

2009-04-08 08:44:12

New sensor ensures our hospitals are hygienic by listening to collapsing bubblesThe National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has developed the first sensor capable of measuring localized ultrasonic cavitation "“ the implosion of bubbles in a liquid when a high frequency sound wave is applied. The sensor will help hospitals ensure that their instruments are properly disinfected before they are used on patients. The device recently won the annual Outstanding Ultrasonics Product award from the...

2009-04-06 17:53:00

WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consultores De Navegacion, a Spanish company that operates the M/T Nautilus, an ocean-going chemical tanker ship, pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Boston and has agreed to pay a fine of $2.5 million for criminal violations related to the overboard discharge of oil-contaminated bilge waste on the high seas, the Justice Department announced. The company pleaded guilty to conspiracy, falsification of records, false statements,...


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