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2009-04-07 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it was awarded the first of two one-year options for test and evaluation support at NASA's White Sands Test Facility near Las Cruces, N.M., after successfully completing a three-year base period. The option year has a potential value of $54 million. The contract, which began May 2006, has a potential total value of $270.5 million if all options are exercised. Jacobs will...

2009-03-25 09:00:00

Strengthens the Firm's Preconstruction Services IRVINE, Calif., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Qasim Nawab has joined Suffolk Construction's West Coast office as Director of Preconstruction Services. A senior construction professional, Nawab brings 30 years plus experience as an estimator, over 20 of those in Southern California where he has earned a reputation for excellence. "Qasim has a strong track record among clients and sub-contractors for the quality and integrity of his work," says Dave...

2009-03-09 07:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hooper Holmes (Amex: HH) today announced that it will release fourth quarter and year end 2008 financial results before market on Friday, March 13, 2009. The Company will host a conference call on Friday, March 13, 2009 at 11:00am Eastern Time. Conference Call To participate in the conference call, please dial 888-790-3758 or 210-839-8398, pass code: Hooper Holmes. A live web cast will be hosted on the Company's web site located at...

2008-12-16 17:45:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Response Biomedical Corporation (TSX: RBM, OTCBB: RPBIF) today announced that Robert Pilz, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Finance, has left the Company. Livleen Kaler, Director, Finance and Administration will assume the duties of Mr. Pilz, effective today. About Response Biomedical Response Biomedical develops, manufactures and markets rapid on-site diagnostic tests for use with its RAMP(R) Platform for clinical and environmental...

2008-10-23 09:00:28

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/765597/chemicals_manageme) has announced the addition of the "Chemicals Management After REACH: A Business Guide" report to their offering. We are getting excellent feedback on this report, a revised 2008 edition of which is now available. It has an update on the REACH Implementation Projects and improved hyperlinks for further information in a complimentary electronic version available to customers as soon as they place...

2008-10-16 09:00:37

Torrent Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TRENQ) today announced that the Bankruptcy Court has approved bid procedures for the Company's asset sale, including a minimum bid amount of $4.55 million for substantially all the assets of the Company, and a bid due date of November 7, 2008. Additionally, the Company reported updated frac production testing results from its Coos Bay operations. Court Approves Sale of Assets Under the asset sale bidding procedures approved by the Bankruptcy Court, all...

2008-10-03 18:00:26

By Joe Riley WHEN is an answer in a school test wrong? When it is incorrect. Except in the view of the qualifications and curriculum authority, which has destroyed its own credibility with soft-option marking advice in the key stage 3 science test taken by 600,000 14- year-olds. Experts are furious at the leniency of guidelines, and are demanding an inquiry. Yet another example of a system geared to eradicate any concept of failure. Is it any wonder that top universities are...

2008-08-26 03:00:20

By Hunt, Gene Abstract.- The problem of gradual versus punctuated change within phyletic lineages can be understood in terms of the homogeneity of evolutionary dynamics. Hypotheses of punctuated change imply that the rules governing evolutionary change shift over time such that the normal dynamics of stasis are temporarily suspended, permitting a period of net evolutionary change. Such explanations are members of a larger class of models in which evolutionary dynamics are in some way...

2008-08-13 09:00:48

BROWNSTONE RESOURCES INC. (PINKSHEETS: BWNR) reports that a total of five surface samples from the "LS GRANDE" property in northern Arizona were collected for the purpose of analysis for gold mineralization. The five samples were submitted for assaying, with all samples returning positive results indicating the presence of gold. The five samples were submitted to a lab in Vancouver, BC for "gold (Au) by fire assay" from a 1 A.T. sample, with a "bead" sample type. Based on the historical...

2008-08-07 09:01:05

Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX) will release financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2008 on Friday, Aug 8th at approximately 7:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The company will host a conference call with management at 10:30 a.m. EDT to discuss the results and provide an update on the business. The audio webcast of the conference call may be accessed under "Events & Webcasts" in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.cytoritx.com. The...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.