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2013-11-04 23:25:58

Leading U.S. landscape architects, engineers, testing laboratories, safety advocates, and manufacturers met at the Brock International Educational to learn about the latest trends in building safer, environmentally-friendly synthetic turf playing fields. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Nearly 100 influential U.S. landscape architects, engineers, testing laboratories, thought leaders and manufacturers met at the Brock International Educational Seminar on October 16 – 18 to learn...

2013-10-24 23:31:52

AGRION, the global business network for energy, cleantech and sustainability, will host sustainability professionals on October 30th to discuss how New York City will reach its goals of achieving zero waste and an increased recycling rate by 2017. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 On October 30, representatives from New York State's Department of Sanitation, Church & Dwight, GreenPath Sustainability Consultants, and Sims Municipal Recycling will engage in an interactive...

2013-10-10 23:21:10

Winners will be announced November 15, 2013 at the Institute's Innovation Celebration in New York City. San Diego, CA. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Noble Environmental Technologies Corporation’s (NET), Universal Construction Panel has been selected as one of ten finalists in the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge to highlight the next generation in green building. The company was selected from 144 applicants after a rigorous screening process conducted by Cradle to Cradle...

2013-09-26 16:21:53

Industry leader to expand support for commercial airline customer DULUTH, Minn., Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces it has ramped up a third line of maintenance to support Air Canada's fleet of commercial aircraft as part of a multiyear agreement to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) at its Duluth repair station. The expansion solidifies AAR's position in the region and moves the Company closer to its goal of employing as many as 225 people at the...

2013-09-14 23:04:33

QET Tech Aerospace (QTA) signs maintenance contract with Transportes Aereo Regionales (TAR). The contract is for all the airlines maintenance operations. QTA will open line stations in all the airports the airline will fly to. Heavy maintenance will be made in QTA’s new aviation Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility in the airport “Aeropuerto Internacional de Ciudad Obregón” (IATA: CEN, ICAO: MMCN), Mexico. Queretaro, Mexico (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 “Our target...

2013-09-11 23:21:26

Minimizer is now using the Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standard that describes parts and maintenance activities using numbers as a way to extract consistent data. Blooming Prairie, MN (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Minimizer continues to improve communication and service for its customers by implementing the Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standard system for its product. The Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standard, or VMRS, is a trucking business system that describes parts and maintenance...

2013-09-11 08:20:57

Largest US public power provider to enhance supply chain operations with Oniqua Analytics Solution DENVER, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oniqua MRO Analytics (Oniqua) a leader in analytics-based MRO optimization for asset-intensive organizations, today announced that Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has chosen Oniqua Analytics Solution (OAS) to optimize maintenance spares inventories across its operations. TVA is the largest public producer of electricity in the United States,...

2013-08-03 23:02:31

August is water conservation month. Make sure you are conserving water throughout your daily routine to help the environment and your checkbook and prepare for possible droughts. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) August 03, 2013 Start saving water in your house today because water conservation is important. When washing dishes, shaving, or brushing you teeth, do not keep the water continuously running. Check all faucets for any leaks. Conserve water by taking shorter showers. When using a bathtub,...

2013-07-10 16:22:06

The U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Version 4 Rating System, overwhelmingly approved last week by member voters, includes the Cradle to Cradle Certified(CM) Program, solidifying the organization's commitment to material health, a movement advanced for 25 years by American architect William McDonough and German chemist Michael Braungart. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC), LLC, a firm that leads clients beyond...

2013-06-13 16:22:32

UL collaborates with key organizations to provide thought leadership and deliver landfill waste diversion offering MARIETTA, Ga., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced today that it has collaborated with a number of organizations to co-promote its landfill waste diversion claim validation and to educate the marketplace on more sustainable methods for waste diversion, globally. (Logo:...