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2013-07-09 23:26:23

DTT announced today a partnership with Black Bear Diner Corporate as their approved loss prevention and video surveillance vendor. Following a successful evaluation of DTT’s managed services at their flagship location, a corporate-wide roll out has begun and will be completed within the next 2 months. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 DTT announced today a partnership with Black Bear Diner Corporate as their approved loss prevention and video surveillance vendor. Following a...

2009-10-22 07:00:00

BURNHAM, England, October 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (NasdaqGS: CKSW), the leading provider of workforce management and service optimization solutions, today announced that Bord Gais Networks (BGN), the gas network infrastructure provider for The Republic of Ireland, has selected its ServiceOptimization Suite including ClickSchedule, ClickLocate and Street Level Routing. These solutions will play a strategic role in BGN's Network Transformation Programme,...

2008-11-14 06:00:17

Bord Gais has purchased a 30MW windfarm development in the west of Ireland. The total investment in the windfarm will be about E50 million and it is expected to be operational in 2011. Earlier in 2008, Bord Gais announced that it had earmarked E1 billion for investment in new business areas. The company said that it is currently building a 445MW gas-fired power plant at Whitegate in Cork, Ireland, costing around E400 million, and is actively pursuing other power generation development...

2008-11-06 09:00:38

Bord Gais Energy Supply has signed an agreement to supply and provide electricity for networking solutions provider Cisco's new Irish R&D site at Oranmore in County Galway. Bord Gais Energy Supply has developed a renewable electricity product to help customers meet their environmental obligations and has committed to supplying Cisco with up to 40% of the electricity for the R&D center in Galway from renewable energy sources. Joe Walsh, head of sales at Bord Gais Energy Supply,...

2008-11-05 09:00:28

Irish utility Bord Gais is seeking the Commission for Energy Regulation's permission for a final average increase of 3.9% on natural gas bills for residential and small business customers, to be applied from January 2009. Wholesale gas prices, while still 50% higher than 2007, have fallen from their recent record highs. Because of this, and also the mitigating actions taken by Bord Gais, the level of the proposed final price increase is significantly less than originally projected. Should...

2008-10-28 03:00:33

Bord Gais, which is engaged in the supply, transmission and distribution of natural gas, has launched the Bord Gais Whitegate power plant project at its site in Cork, Ireland. Construction of the E400 million power plant is now underway and the plant is expected to be operational by June 2010. The 445MW output of the plant would power around half a million homes. The Bord Gais Whitegate power plant is a combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plant, which is designed to operate on natural gas...

2008-09-11 09:00:41

The Irish Farmers Association and its group service division IFA Telecom/Power have announced an exclusive three-year electricity discount deal with Bord Gais Energy Supply. The partnership with Bord Gais Energy Supply means that IFA members will be guaranteed a combined minimum saving of 24% on their electricity requirements during the three-year period with 12% discount guaranteed in year one, and a minimum discount of 6% in years two and three. Bord Gais Energy Supply currently holds...

2008-07-18 09:01:06

Bord Gais Energy Supply has signed an agreement to supply and provide electricity to bookmaker Paddy Power 185 outlets across Ireland. The agreement, which is worth in excess of E1 million annually, is reportedly one Ireland's largest retail electricity supply contracts. Bord Gais's growing electricity business, which compliments its existing natural gas supply business, currently supplies leading companies such as, Glanbia, CRH, FBD Insurance and Clerys with their electricity requirements....

2008-07-14 03:00:36

The Electricity Supply Board said that the 17.5% electricity price increase announced by the Irish Commission for Energy Regulation is considerable but necessary, given escalating fuel costs. The Electricity Supply Board (ESB) said that it understands that the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) intends to review the situation later in 2008. The E300 million contribution announced by the ESB is expected to significantly abate any future price consideration. The CER's planned review...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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