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2014-07-31 16:21:14

~ Achieved Positive Adjusted EBITDA of $1.0 Million from Westport Operating Business Units; Reaffirms Fiscal 2014 Revenue Guidance ~ VANCOUVER, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and systems, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 and provided an update on operations. All figures are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated. Financial...

2014-07-31 16:21:07

- 2Q14 Revenue of $436.4 million versus $416.6 million in 2Q13 HONOLULU, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Matson, Inc. ("Matson" or the "Company") (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, today reported net income of $18.1 million or $0.42 per diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, compared with $20.1 million or $0.47 per diluted share in 2013. Consolidated revenue for the second quarter 2014 was $436.4 million compared with $416.6 million in 2013....

2014-07-31 16:20:58

SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZAP (ZAAP), an Electric Vehicle (EV) automotive company incorporated in California and headquartered in Santa Rosa, California, and its subsidiary Jonway Auto aligns its companies' strategy and priorities to fully utilize the comprehensive multi-billion dollar EV stimulus program announced by the Chinese government on July 14(th )by China's General Office of the State Council. This announcement commits the central government to...

2014-07-31 12:33:54

SALT LAKE CITY, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Retailer Show Booth #PV3346 -- Olympia showcases its exclusive line of portable outdoor Power, Lighting and Communications products at the 2014 Outdoor Retailer Show. These products are designed with the outdoor enthusiast and the environment in mind. Olympia utilizes two "green energy" sources to power their high performance products. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140731/132288 Lithium-ion rechargeable batteries provide...

2014-07-31 12:31:02

ATLANTA, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BWAY Intermediate Company, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that BWAY Holding Company (the "Issuer"), the direct subsidiary of the Company and an affiliate of Platinum Equity, LLC ("Platinum Equity"), intends to offer $770 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2021 (the "Notes"), subject to market and other customary conditions. The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities...

2014-07-31 12:29:21

AFFiRiS AG presents Phase I data on a first-of-its-kind treatment with support from The Michael J. Fox Foundation NEW YORK and VIENNA, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AFFiRiS AG announced today at a press conference in New York results of AFF008, a Phase I clinical trial of PD01A, a vaccine against Parkinson's disease. PD01A is the first therapy against the protein alpha-synuclein, a promising Parkinson's drug target, to enter clinical testing. The Michael J. Fox...

2014-07-31 12:25:20

Balli Receives $250,000 Production Grant and Mentorship with Acclaimed Filmmakers, Robert Rodriguez and Roberto Orci PURCHASE, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mountain Dew today announced that Salt Lake City resident Nathan Balli was selected as the first Green Label Studios: Open Call winner. Open Call is a first-of-its-kind project for content creators of all genres - including music, art, style and action sports. Balli's project "Authenticity is Everything," earned the grand...

2014-07-31 12:24:06

EXCELSIOR, Minn., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EverStream Capital Management LLC (EverStream), a natural resources focused investment firm, and Capricorn Investment Group LLC (Capricorn), a private investment firm, today announced a $20 million investment in TerraForm Power, Inc. (TerraForm). The group committed to the investment as part of its ongoing relationship with SunEdison and its long term view on renewable energy. The combined investment was made through EverStream's...

2014-07-31 12:23:45

Could Cost U.S. Economy $3.4 Trillion, Endanger Millions of American Jobs WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study by NERA Economic Consulting and commissioned by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) reveals that a more stringent ozone standard from the Obama Administration could reduce GDP by $270 billion per year and carry a compliance price tag of $2.2 trillion from 2017 to 2040, increasing energy costs and placing millions of jobs at risk. At this price,...

2014-07-31 12:22:13

Partnership adds marketing element to expand beyond new product development HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jensen today announced that its newly designed Jensen DUB Edition high performance amps, speakers and subwoofers are now available at retail. The line combines Jensen technology with the design skills of the creators of DUB Magazine. As part of their agreement, Jensen will participate in all of the DUB marketing programs including the magazine, cross promotions, and shows...


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Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

2012-06-18 02:47:19

Symbol: ECFR Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   ECCRE2 Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. ssp. edulis Hitchc.   ECCRF Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. var. frumentacea (Roxb.) W. Wight   PAFR4 Panicum frumentaceum Roxb., non Salisb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, CA, DC, IL, KY, MO, NV,...

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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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