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2014-07-23 23:25:53

DeepFlight has launched a Series A round using equity crowdfunding to support the next evolution of the DeepFlight submarines, with the goal of dominating the market for private submarine ownership as well as accessing the emerging market of undersea tourism Point Richmond, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 DeepFlight, a company that innovates high performance personal submarines, has launched a Series A round using equity crowdfunding on crowdfunder.com to address an estimated $100 million market...

2014-07-18 12:22:22

HOUSTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of July 18, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- Rowan Renaissance: Rig is currently...

2014-07-15 12:21:05

Offering the largest cockpit in its segment, the sporty yet luxurious yacht is designed for grander entertaining above deck while providing expansive below deck cruising accommodations OCONTO, Wis., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruisers Yachts, Wisconsin's premier manufacturer of luxury yachts, plans to introduce the new 390 Express Coupe (EC), a hybrid boat designed for entertaining on the water, at the 2015 annual international dealership meeting in Sturgeon Bay, Wis., held...

2014-07-11 12:21:19

Distance medical care for junior cruisers now available through on-shore support from the Giannina Gaslini Paediatric Institute, in Genoa. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSC Cruises has become the first cruise line in the world to offer guests a 24/7 multilingual pediatric telemedicine service on board, through a partnership with the Giannina Gaslini Institute, in Genoa, Italy, a world-class center of excellence in pediatric medicine. MSC Cruises will install...

2014-07-11 08:21:27

New Video Showcases "Float Out" of Viking's First Ocean Ship, Introduces Mayor of Bergen as Godmother LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Ocean Cruises® (www.vikingoceancruises.com) today released a new online video highlighting the "float out" ceremony of its first ship - the 930-passenger Viking Star - set to debut in early 2015. The traditional ceremony, which took place on Monday, June 23 at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard outside Venice, Italy, marked a major construction...

2014-07-10 16:22:16

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of July 10, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...

2014-07-10 12:20:54

OCONTO, Wis., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KCS International Inc., owner of Cruisers Yachts, today announced a new long-term sales and service agreement with HMY Yacht Sales, a family-owned company headquartered in Dania Beach, Fla. with nine locations throughout Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. "We are excited to join the Cruisers Yachts team," said Steve Moynihan, CEO of HMY Yacht Sales. "As an organization that values integrity, we are impressed with the Cruisers Yachts...

2014-07-10 08:23:15

Live web coverage from America's last remaining whaleship PROVINCETOWN, Mass., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OceansLIVE will broadcast from deck of the Charles W. Morgan, the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, July 11-13 during the whaleship's historic voyage to Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140709/125751 The Morgan, a National Historic Landmark built in 1841, is visiting historic New England ports as part of its...

2014-07-08 23:06:41

Half-day interactive workshops will explore how teams can improve business performance by aggregating and streaming big data from IoT devices and other information feeds. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Today, enterprise teams seek to gain a competitive edge by acting on strategic and tactical intelligence recommendations to strengthen business performance, revenue growth, and customer service. WSO2 will present two workshops that explore how organizations can gain deeper,...

2014-07-08 08:23:19

HOUSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today announced that Ronald Woll has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, effective immediately. Based in Houston, Mr. Woll will have oversight of company marketing and contract acquisition activities. Mr. Woll has an extensive background in the oil-field services arena in a career covering business development, manufacturing, supply chain, and business process...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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