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Advantage set under Wimbledon roof: Datapaq measures floodlight temperatures
Advantage set under Wimbledon roof: Datapaq measures floodlight temperatures
9/22/2014 7:24:25 PM
When the sun comes out on a rainy Wimbledon match day, the roof over Centre Court can be retracted, but only after the floodlights have cooled down sufficiently. This is a safety requirement as well as an aesthetic one, as the 1,000 W floodlights are mounted directly on the roof beams and the fabric comes close to this heat source when the roof is retracted. To check how …
Paper Transport Unveils First Full-Production Kenworth T680 with Natural Gas Engine
Paper Transport Unveils First Full-Production Kenworth T680 with Natural Gas Engine
9/22/2014 6:42:39 PM
Paper Transport recently unveiled the latest in its continuing move toward a more green fleet - the first full-production Kenworth T680 equipped with a natural gas engine. "We continue our move toward a more environmentally conscious fleet operation by replacing our diesel-fueled trucks with Kenworth’s most aerodynamic model powered by compressed natural gas (CNG)," said …
Trintech and Special Guest The Hackett Group to Discuss Top Performer Benchmarks for Financial Close in Australia
9/22/2014 6:39:46 PM
Trintech , the leading global provider of integrated Record-to-Report software solutions for the office of finance, today announced that it is bringing its very successful seminar series focused on helping organisations benchmark their financial close process performance to Australia. The keynote presentation for each event will be delivered by special guest The Hackett …
Laurens Vanthoor wins title in Blancpain Endurance Series for Audi
Laurens Vanthoor wins title in Blancpain Endurance Series for Audi
9/22/2014 6:13:17 PM
Laurens Vanthoor in the Audi R8 LMS ultra won the driver title in the Blancpain Endurance Series (BES) for Audi Sport customer racing. In the season finale, the Nürburgring 1000, the mere 23-year-old Belgian together with Christopher Mies and César Ramos was victorious in difficult conditions. In addition, the 33 points awarded for the victory at the Nürburgring earned the …
Euronext to Partner with Degiro on Dutch Retail Investor Services
9/22/2014 6:06:48 PM
Euronext today announces an agreement on its retail investor activities in Amsterdam with online broker DEGIRO in order to improve its communication to this key audience. DEGIRO, a member of the Euronext cash and derivatives markets, will be the first online broker to distribute a range of Euronext’s retail services via its direct channel to its client base, ensuring more …
MacGregor secures RoRo cargo access equipment order from South Korea
9/22/2014 6:05:01 PM
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has won an order from Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in South Korea for the design and delivery of MacGregor RoRo cargo access equipment. It is destined for a 180m logistics and support vessel (LSV) under construction at the yard for the Royal Norwegian Navy’s Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO). The vessel is …
BAE Systems and Patria to pursue Land 400 opportunity
BAE Systems and Patria to pursue Land 400 opportunity
9/22/2014 5:58:28 PM
BAE Systems and Patria have today announced a teaming agreement to pursue a major Australian combat vehicle program. The two companies will work together to secure the anticipated Land 400 Phase 2 Defence program for the acquisition and support of a Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle (CRV), with BAE Systems as prime contractor. Patria is the market leader of modern 8x8 …
Adobe Acquires Aviary to Fast-Track Creative Cloud App Development
9/22/2014 5:50:00 PM
Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced that it has acquired privately held Aviary, a developer of mobile SDKs (Software Development Kits) for the delivery of creative apps. With millions of people already using Aviary-powered photo-editing apps and thousands of developers using Aviary’s SDKs, across mobile platforms, the acquisition accelerates Adobe’s strategy to make Creative …
Solutions to put an end to the conflict and pace up Transavia’s development
9/22/2014 5:48:02 PM
The pilots’ strike has been disrupting flight operations for seven days now, with catastrophic consequences for the Company’s customers, staff and financial situation. Alexandre de Juniac and Frédéric Gagey wish once again to thank all staff who have rallied round in France and around the world to support and assist customers in this unprecedented situation. The Company …
Atos completes its first major technology milestone for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Atos completes its first major technology milestone for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
9/22/2014 5:43:33 PM
Atos, an international IT services company and Worldwide IT Partner for the IOC and IPC, today announced that with the successful launch of the volunteer portal, the technology for the Rio 2016 Games is on track. From now to the end of the Rio 2016 Games, Atos will lead and integrate the contributions of all technology partners and suppliers to deliver seamless and secure …
Illinois Ranks Third in U.S. in Schools Going Solar
9/22/2014 5:42:40 PM
With a growing commitment to renewable energy, Illinois now ranks third in the nation in the number of K-12 schools that have turned to solar energy to power their classrooms, save money and help the environment, according to a newly released nationwide study.  Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools was prepared by The Solar Foundation (TSF) – with data and …
The Chernin Group and AT&T’s Otter Media to Acquire Majority Stake in Fullscreen
9/22/2014 5:39:04 PM
Otter Media, a venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T*, today agreed to purchase a majority stake in Fullscreen, a global online media company. As part of the deal, Fullscreen CEO and Founder George Strompolos will continue as CEO and maintain a material ownership stake in the company. Otter Media was established by AT&T and The Chernin Group to invest in, …
Water Damage and Mold Concerns Close San Jose State University Building
Water Damage and Mold Concerns Close San Jose State University Building
9/22/2014 5:38:27 PM
Late last month, NBC Bay Area reported that San Jose State University has closed one of its buildings to teachers and students.  The closure occurred at the Dwight Bentel Hall which houses the School of Journalism and Mass Communications just as the new semester was getting underway. According to the report, the closure was the result of a steam leak under the building and …
Panalpina’s new online tool gives LCL customers more visibility
9/22/2014 5:36:24 PM
Panalpina’s global LCL network continues to expand, giving customers more ways to transport their goods more efficiently. But with so many routes and options to consider, selecting the best routing can be difficult. Panalpina is addressing the issue by introducing its LCL Sailing Schedule, an online tool that gives users access to the company’s latest LCL sailing information …
EMLab P&K’s San Diego Lab Celebrates 12th Anniversary, Supports San Diego County with Mold and Asbestos Analysis
EMLab P&K’s San Diego Lab Celebrates 12th Anniversary, Supports San Diego County with Mold and Asbestos Analysis
9/22/2014 3:22:40 PM
EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, celebrates its San Diego, California laboratory’s 12th anniversary. For more than a decade, EMLab P&K has been serving the community throughout San Diego County with mold and asbestos analysis. In the past twelve years, the San Diego laboratory has …
Kenya Safari Unveils Exclusive Eight-day Capital To Coast Package
Kenya Safari Unveils Exclusive Eight-day Capital To Coast Package
9/22/2014 2:00:00 PM
The leading travel operator for tailor-made safari adventures in East Africa, Kenya Safari has launched their latest package which is available for tourists to book up right away. Kenya Safari’s eight-day ‘ Capital to Coast ’ offering allows tourists to take in some of Kenya’s best loved National Park’s and well-trodden hotspots while trading their inner-city experiences in …
Ski Vermont’s Fifth Grade Passport Raises Record Funds for Local Farmers
9/22/2014 1:36:46 PM
Ski Vermont presented a contribution check of a record breaking $10,800 to the Keep Local Farms Fund at Rosina Wallace Farmin Waterbury, VT on Friday, September 19, 2014. The contribution comes from the proceeds of Ski Vermont’s Fifth Grade Passport program which enabled 2,150 children to ski and snowboard for free in Vermont during the 2013-14 season.  This is the …
Leonardo Technology Selected by Red Roof as Central Hub for Visual Content Management and Distribution
9/22/2014 1:21:16 PM
Leonardo Worldwide Corporation and Red Roof have been working together to strengthen the way Red Roof properties are presented online. Utilizing Leonardo’s VScape Digital Asset Management System as its central hub to manage and distribute hotel visual content, Red Roof has direct connectivity to the largest network of travel websites and advanced multi-media display technology …
The Evolution of Automotive Technology is Detailed in New SAE International Book
9/22/2014 12:56:58 PM
“ The Evolution of Automotive Technology: A Handbook ,” covers one and a quarter century of the automobile, conceived as a cultural history of its technology, aimed at engineering students and all those who wish to have a concise introduction into the basics of automotive technology and its long-term development. Author Gijs Mom offers a book that is systemic and includes …
Survey: 66 Percent of Energy IT Professionals Say They Can Detect Data Breach on Mission Critical Systems Within One Week or Less
9/22/2014 12:52:57 PM
Tripwire, Inc. , a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, today announced the results of a survey of 104 attendees at the EnergySec 10th Anniversary Security Summit in Austin, Texas from August 18-22, 2014. Industry research shows most breaches go undiscovered for weeks, months or even longer. Despite this evidence, 23 percent of …
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Adds One Bal Harbour to Florida Portfolio of Hotels on October 2
9/22/2014 12:35:59 PM
The Ritz-Carlton will assume management of ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa on October 2, 2014. The luxury resort will become The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami marking the tenth property in the hotel company’s award-winning Florida portfolio. The 18-story glass signature designed tower overlooks the beautiful Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal water way and sits on five …
Customer Feedback Drives Enhancements in Latest Viewpoint Release
9/22/2014 12:31:29 PM
Live from Collaborate 2014, Viewpoint Construction Software ® debuts the latest release of Vista™ by Viewpoint and Viewpoint’s point solutions at their annual User Conference this week. The new release focuses on increased product integration as well as enhancements to the Construction Operations and Service Management areas of Vista, as well as operationally focused …
WEDI Announces Survey Results from Unique Health Plan Identifier (HPID) Industry Poll
9/22/2014 12:21:19 PM
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) , the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced findings from its recent industry survey on the use of the unique Health Plan Identifier (HPID) within electronic transactions adopted under the Health Insurance Portability and …
IDB study analyzes strengths and weaknesses in the public sector’s human capital in Latin America
9/22/2014 12:15:24 PM
Despite recent economic and social advances, Latin American countries now face the crucial task of developing more efficient and effective public management in order to tackle their citizens’ needs, a new Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) report shows. Achieving that goal depends, among other things, on the quality of public servants. For this reason, the report looks …
UN convoy into western Libya delivers food and relief supplies to displaced people
9/22/2014 12:03:16 PM
A convoy from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) loaded with food and humanitarian supplies arrived Saturday in western Libya to help thousands of families displaced from the recent fighting near Tripoli. "Although the security situation in Libya is volatile and perilous, WFP has managed to resume food assistance operations in the …
Convergys Hosts Open House in Cedar City, Utah
9/22/2014 11:55:39 AM
Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in customer management, is hosting an open house at its contact center in Cedar City, Utah. Interested candidates are invited to attend the open house from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 24 at Convergys, 2460 West Highway 56 Suite 1 Cedar City, UT. You are also welcome to jump start your application before the …
TIBCO Founder & Chief Executive Officer Vivek Ranadivé Honored as Silver Stevie® Award winner in 2014 American Business Awards
9/22/2014 11:21:39 AM
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX ) announced today that chairman, founder and CEO Vivek Ranadivé has been presented with a Silver Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year category at the 12th Annual American Business Awards. The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. Nick named the Stevies for the Greek word for "crowned," the ABA …
China Merchants Bank selects NCR Dynamic eLock management solution
9/22/2014 11:14:31 AM
NCR Corporation , the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced that China Merchants Bank (“CMB”) has selected NCR Dynamic eLock Management solution, a software-based automated teller machine (ATM) electronic key management solution, to help the bank centralize the management of safe box keys and passwords across its over 10,000 unit ATM network. …
Talbots Wins A Store Operations Superstar Award From Retail TouchPoints For Innovative & Successful Workforce Management Strategies
9/22/2014 10:08:20 AM
Ceridian announces that Talbots – a multi-channel retailer of women’s classic clothing, shoes and accessories - has been honored with a Store Operations Superstar award from Retail TouchPoints in the category of Workforce Management. This annual award recognizes organizations that have implemented innovative, successful store operation strategies that tackle intense challenges …
Deputy Files Lawsuit due to Mold Problems in Orleans Parish Prison
Deputy Files Lawsuit due to Mold Problems in Orleans Parish Prison
9/22/2014 9:43:11 AM
Recently, WDSU News reported that a sheriff’s deputy has filed a lawsuit against the Orleans Parish sheriff claiming deputies and inmates were exposed to mold.  According to the article, the deputy’s attorney has stated that their client has been working in the Orleans Parish Prison and Criminal District Courthouse where contractors have been remediating the buildings for …
Pickathon Music Festival Relies on Blackmagic Studio Camera and ATEM Production Studio 4K
9/22/2014 9:41:49 AM
Blackmagic Design today announced that Pickathon Music Festival used five Blackmagic Studio Cameras and six ATEM Live Production Switchers, as well as a large number of additional Blackmagic Design products, as the backbone of its live production and live streaming workflows. Held outside of Portland, OR in early August, Pickathon brought together more than 50 musical acts …
Environmental Professionals in Puerto Rico Help to Prevent Outbreaks of Legionnaires’ Disease
Environmental Professionals in Puerto Rico Help to Prevent Outbreaks of Legionnaires’ Disease
9/22/2014 9:37:52 AM
In the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that between 8,000 and 18,000 people are hospitalized with Legionnaires’ disease each year.  However, it is believed that many infections are not diagnosed or reported, so this number is likely much higher.   People can develop this potentially fatal disease by breathing in a mist or vapor …
Certified Industrial Hygienists Help Prevent New Cases of Occupational Asthma
Certified Industrial Hygienists Help Prevent New Cases of Occupational Asthma
9/22/2014 9:22:10 AM
Occupational asthma, also referred to as work-related asthma, is the most common occupational lung disease in the United States.  According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), “An estimated 11 million workers in a wide range of industries and occupations are exposed to at least one of the numerous agents known to be associated with occupational …
NASA’s Newest Mars Mission Spacecraft Enters Orbit around Red Planet
NASA’s Newest Mars Mission Spacecraft Enters Orbit around Red Planet
9/22/2014 9:11:44 AM
NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered Mars’ orbit at 10:24 p.m. EDT Sunday, Sept. 21, where it now will prepare to study the Red Planet’s upper atmosphere as never done before. MAVEN is the first spacecraft dedicated to exploring the tenuous upper atmosphere of Mars. “As the first orbiter dedicated to studying Mars’ upper …
Online Casino CasinoCruise.com Launches
9/22/2014 9:10:41 AM
CasinoCruise.com went live this week offering a new and refreshing global online casino experience.  This exciting and fresh online casino experience is accompanied by a generous 2,000 free chips welcome package plus 100 free spins and a lucrative long term guaranteed bonus program.     CasinoCruise.com will be offering monthly luxury cruises and promotions in exotic …
Investigative thriller ‘A Dark Reflection’ to expose aviation’s biggest secret.
Investigative thriller ‘A Dark Reflection’ to expose aviation’s biggest secret.
9/22/2014 9:10:03 AM
Fact Not Fiction Films most recent feature ‘A Dark Reflection’ is a film based on actual events and will raise awareness of the ‘Aerotoxic Syndrome’ issues most airline passengers know nothing about. ‘A Dark Reflection’ made as a co-operative film with extensive UK film industry support is to be sold by Los Angeles based sales company ‘Artist View Entertainment’. Scott …
24 hours of le Mans bike - MICHELIN and Yamaha Racing GMT 94… Motorcycling’s 2014 endurance world champions!
24 hours of le Mans bike - MICHELIN and Yamaha Racing GMT 94… Motorcycling’s 2014 endurance world champions!
9/22/2014 9:08:55 AM
The final round of the 2014 FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC) at Le Mans lived up every bit to its promise. The drama-filled race saw Michelin secure its 15th motorcycle endurance racing world title thanks to the polished performance of Yamaha Racing GMT 94. The Paris region-based squad came second overall to round off a successful year that has earned it a second world …
Northrop Grumman Foundation Announces 2015 American Australian Association Fellowship Award
9/22/2014 9:07:40 AM
The Northrop Grumman Foundation is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2015 Northrop Grumman Foundation-American Australian Association (AAA) Fellowship for advanced research and study in science and technology. The Foundation will provide sponsorship to Ben Morrell, a doctoral candidate in aeronautical engineering at Sydney University, to undertake advanced studies in …
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide wins gold and silver at PM360 Trailblazer Awards
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide wins gold and silver at PM360 Trailblazer Awards
9/22/2014 9:02:21 AM
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ochww.com), the health behavior experts of Ogilvy & Mather (www.ogilvy.com), received two major awards at last night’s PM360 Trailblazer Awards, held at Gotham Hall in New York City. Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide is a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY, www.wpp.com). The organization houses and maintains individual Ogilvy CommonHealth and …
Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle
Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle
9/22/2014 9:00:27 AM
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel companies worldwide, announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle. The property featuring 261 studios and apartments is scheduled to open in Q2 2017. It brings Carlson Rezidor’s portfolio in Dubai to 14 hotels with around 3,300 rooms in operation and under development. …