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2014-08-05 08:28:56

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Paint & Coatings Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/paints/world_paint_coatings_market.htmlGlobal demand to rise 5.2% annually through 2017Global demand for paint and coatings is forecast to rise 5.2 percent per year to 51.6 million metric tons in 2017, valued at $186 billion. Advances will be driven by a strong rebound in global building construction spending, particularly...

2014-08-04 23:05:33

Industrial lighting specialists Larson Electronics have announced the release of a 20 foot telescoping light mast with 360° rotating capabilities and electric winches for ease of operation. The LM-20-EW is a fold over light mast that provides a safe and effective way for operators to quickly deploy lights, security cameras and other equipment to elevations of twenty feet. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 The LM-20-EW produced by Larson Electronics features a rotating boom that...

2014-08-04 23:05:04

Denver-based RavenBrick® and Manko Window Systems, Inc. have joined forces to expand coverage for RavenBrick’s Smart Window technology, RavenWindow. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 “The addition of Manko means we are one step closer to complete coverage for the US market,” said Alex Burney, CEO of RavenBrick, developer and manufacturer of RavenWindow, a thermochromic window filter with solar–reactive tint technology. The filter transitions from the clear state to the...

2014-08-04 23:04:43

Global digital out-of-home (DOOH) media revenues are on pace for accelerated 11% growth in 2014 following three consecutive years of slowing expansion, as a dynamic combination of sporting mega-events, increased ad spend on healthcare and transit video nets, and a streaking DOOH sector in Australia are expected to fuel the industry's best performance since 2010, according to PQ Media's annual performance benchmark released today. STAMFORD, CT (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Defying...

2014-08-04 23:03:27

As consumer incomes and corporate profit widen, many customers are seeking targeted and more customizable ways to market their messages, which benefits industry operators. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Custom Screen Printing industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 After experiencing a recessionary dip, the Custom Screen Printing industry has rebounded strongly, with revenue increasing 2010, as...

2014-08-04 23:00:23

LPA Inc. and Rick Wood join forces to bring a new model of design to California’s healthcare facilities. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 A new partnership between award-winning design firm LPA Inc. and Rick Wood, AIA, a healthcare architect and previous partner at WBSA, means greener, higher quality architecture for healthcare facilities. On August 4, 2014, Rick Wood and key members of his professional staff will join LPA to form LPA Healthcare, a new studio at the...

2014-08-04 12:36:22

Company continues to build library of diverse images from around the globe NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, today announced that it has reached 40 million images in its collection. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120514/NY06418LOGO "Shutterstock's collection of 40 million images reinforces the growing and diverse demand for quality content by customers around the globe," said VP...

2014-08-04 12:33:19

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: A Profile of the West European Paint Industry http://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/paints/profile_west_european_paint_industry_1.html Available as a full report or in country/market sections IRL is pleased to present its updated Profile of the West European Paint Industry, which represents one of ten regional volumes available covering the global paints and coatings industry. The...

2014-08-04 12:21:53

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 88-guest m/v Tere Moana, announces its "5th Anniversary Sale" on select 2014 and 2015 Tahiti, French Polynesia, South Pacific and Latin America voyages, when booked by August 16, 2014. To celebrate its five years in the cruise industry, Paul Gauguin Cruises is...

Mystery Of The Binding Media In China's Polychrome Terracotta Army Solved
2014-08-04 03:59:49

Science China Press Even as he conquered rival kingdoms to create the first united Chinese empire in 221 B.C., China's First Emperor Qin Shihuang ordered the building of a glorious underground palace complex, mirroring his imperial capital near present-day Xi'an, that would last for an eternity. To protect his underworld palaces, the First Emperor issued instructions that his imperial guard be replicated, down to the finest details, in red-brown terracotta clay, poised to do battle....

Latest Visual arts Reference Libraries

2008-06-15 14:32:08

Bachman's Warbler (Vermivora bachmanii), was a small passerine bird that inhabited the swamps and lowland forests of the southeast United States. This warbler was a migrant, wintering in Cuba. It is possibly extinct now, and was most likely never common. The last confirmed sighting was in 1988 and before that in 1961 in South Carolina. Destruction of its natural habitat is the most likely cause of its disappearance. It is not officially labeled as extinct because habitat remaining in...

2007-01-22 16:04:57

The sable (Martes zibellina) is a small mammal. It is closely akin to the martens, living in northern Asia from the Ural Mountains through Siberia and Mongolia to Hokkaidō in Japan. Its range in the wild originally extended through European Russia to Poland and Scandinavia. It has achieved fame for its fur, which is integrated into various clothes fashions. Sables range in color from tan to black, black being the most prized. Sables are diurnal predators, using their sense of smell and...

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