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2014-03-25 23:25:12

Dick's Sporting Goods Names SMC³ 2013 Technology Provider of the Year Atlanta, Ga. (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 SMC3 announced today it was named Dick’s Sporting Goods 2013 Technology Provider of the Year. The sporting goods chain recognized SMC³ for outstanding technology service and customer commitment. The winner was determined by reviewing surveys completed by each system’s users. SMC³ received top marks in core functionality, technical support, customer support and...

2014-03-25 20:20:42

HOUSTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Limited, has received a declaration from Maersk Olie og Gas AS ("Maersk") exercising the second of three one-year options for the jackup Energy Enhancer. The commencement date of the new option period is approximately mid-July 2014, which commits the Energy Enhancer to Maersk for continued operation in the Danish Sector of the North Sea until...

2014-03-19 08:23:08

VANCOUVER, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Smartcool Systems Inc. (TSX-V: SSC) is pleased to announce initial results of 18% energy savings from an evaluation of Smartcool's energy efficiency technology on two sea-going refrigerated containers. "This is an exciting new market that we are entering," says George Burnes, President and CEO of Smartcool. "Not only does it offer a huge amount of potential on its own, but it is also highly complementary to our established customer base...

2014-03-17 12:20:22

SOUTHPORT, Conn., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Principal Maritime Management LLC of Southport, Connecticut, a shipping company owned by affiliates of Apollo Global Management LLC, has formed a new platform in the stainless steel chemical shipping sector. Additionally, Princimar Chemical Carriers ("Princimar") has acquired its initial three stainless steel chemical tankers, all of which were purchased from existing owners and are currently in service. Princimar Chemical Carriers...

2014-03-10 12:20:31

10 percent larger exhibition expected to attract 30 percent more attendees MIAMI, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 30th annual Cruise Shipping Miami conference and exhibition opens today at the Miami Beach Convention Center. The show runs through Thursday, March 13. The annual gathering usually draws around 11,000 attendees, but UBM, owner and organizer of Cruise Shipping Miami, anticipates a jump of more than 30 percent in visitors and delegates to the three-day exhibition and...

2014-03-05 08:22:10

DUBLIN, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cpjt3h/european_road) has announced the addition of the "European Road Freight Transport" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cpjt3h/european_road ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Slow recovery for this hyper-competitive market European Road Freight Transport contains more analysis than...

2014-03-04 20:20:30

FORT SMITH, Ark., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF( )Freight System Inc.®, one of the nation's premier less-than-truckload carriers, announced an increase in general rates and charges effective March 24, 2014. Rates will increase by about 5.4 percent, although the effect on specific lanes and shipments will vary. Customers will be able to view the new rates on or before March 24 by accessing abf.com. With over 90 years of service, ABF Freight enhances supply chain efficiencies...

2014-02-26 23:28:45

A leading and fast-growing online load board for the bulk freight sector expands its offerings by purchasing the first and only weigh station status app. Nixa, MO (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 A recent acquisition will now offer members on BulkLoads.com, formerly BulkLoadsNow.com, to take advantage of weigh station status updates through CoopsOpen.com services, expanding once again offerings to BulkLoads.com free and premium memberships. Since it’s beginning BulkLoads.com has put a priority...

2014-02-26 16:22:35

Panels to discuss trends, status of the global industry's three largest markets MIAMI, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In addition to Cruise Shipping Miami's highly anticipated "State of the Global Cruise Industry" led by the heads of the four largest cruise corporations, three additional new panels of cruise line chief executives will analyze critical issues and trends in the world's largest cruise markets -- the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australasia. As the rapid globalization of...

2014-02-25 08:21:18

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sentina Corp, a New York-based producer of protective cargo coverings, has been awarded the designation of 'Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology' under the Department of Homeland Security's Safety Act for its Freight Glove, a reusable, vacuum-sealable, and tamper-evident covering. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140225/NY70588) The Freight Glove is the flagship offering from Sentina Corp., a company focused on creating sustainable...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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