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Puerto Ricans Turn to Zimmetry Environmental for Answers to their Ventilation and IAQ Questions
Puerto Ricans Turn to Zimmetry Environmental for Answers to their Ventilation and IAQ Questions
11/10/2014 8:13:28 AM
It is not uncommon for indoor pollutants to accumulate to levels that can pose health and comfort issues when too little outdoor air enters a building. These may include mold, bacteria, tobacco smoke, chemicals such as volatile organic compounds (VOCs), radon, allergens, elevated levels of carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide, and other pollutants.   For those who live or work …
M2M technology helps monitor facilities and equipment of a business
11/10/2014 5:17:03 AM
Marketing Release - Facilities and equipment of a business, such as lighting, heating, air conditioning, elevators and escalators, can be easily monitored via Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology. Vodafone, a global provider of M2M solutions, has released a report on retail-based M2M solutions, which can be viewed here . M2M technology allows maintenance staff to …
Guggenheim Create New Curatorial Position for Architecture and Digital Initiatives
Guggenheim Create New Curatorial Position for Architecture and Digital Initiatives
11/7/2014 1:59:03 PM
Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, today announced the appointment of architect and scholar Troy Conrad Therrien as Curator, Architecture and Digital Initiatives. As the first person to hold this new position, Therrien will contribute to the development of the museum’s engagement with architecture, design, technology, and urban studies, …
Postal Service to deliver packages seven days a week during holidays
Postal Service to deliver packages seven days a week during holidays
11/7/2014 12:20:52 PM
The Postal Service kicked off the holiday shipping season today by announcing that it will be delivering packages seven days a week in major cities and high volume areas starting Nov. 17 through Christmas Day in response to expected double-digit package volume growth. “The Postal Service will be out making deliveries every single day during the holiday season, including …
Pöyry and Ramboll awarded road engineering assignment for an upgrade of Highway No. 6 section in Finland
11/7/2014 12:18:43 PM
The Finnish Transport Agency has awarded a design consortium, comprising of Pöyry and Ramboll, with the detailed design assignment for the upgrade of Highway 6 between Taavetti and Lappeenranta in Finland. The project will be carried in an alliance whereby the customer, engineers and contractor work jointly in the execution. The assignment covers a 28 km route including 12 …
Exhibit Surveys VP to Lead Educational Session on Measurement at EXHIBITORFastTrak Atlanta
Exhibit Surveys VP to Lead Educational Session on Measurement at EXHIBITORFastTrak Atlanta
11/7/2014 11:27:47 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, announced today that Joe Federbush, vice president, sales and marketing, will present an educational session at EXHIBITOR FastTrak , taking place in Atlanta on November 13. Participants in the session will learn about live …
Bombardier to Showcase Business Aircraft and Commercial Aircraft Products and Services at Airshow China 2014
11/7/2014 11:23:51 AM
Demonstrating its commitment to China and the broader Asia-Pacific marketplace, Bombardier is pleased to return to Zhuhai for the 2014 edition of Airshow China. Representatives of Bombardier Business Aircraft and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft will be on site to meet with current and prospective customers, further strengthen strategic relationships with partners in the …
Former Google Employee Brings Valpak® Print and Digital to Silicon Valley
11/7/2014 10:08:12 AM
Valpak, a leader in local print and digital coupons, announced that husband and wife team, Damian and Jami Vest, have acquired the existing Valpak business in San Jose and expanded it to become Valpak of Silicon Valley . The Santa Clara County territory includes the cities of San Jose, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Saratoga, Los Gatos, Sunnyvale and Santa Clara. The …
Infosys and Tableau Software Partner on Next-Generation Business Intelligence and Visualization
11/7/2014 10:00:25 AM
Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA) a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, today announced a strategic partnership with Infosys, a global leader in technology, consulting, outsourcing and next-generation services. The partnership will combine the global talent pool and client reach of Infosys with Tableau’s breakthrough analytics technology. As …
Panasonic Headquarters Becomes First Newly Built Office Tower in Newark, NJ to Earn Both Platinum and Gold LEED Certifications
11/7/2014 9:57:12 AM
Panasonic Corporation of North America announced that its headquarters at Two Riverfront Plaza, a state-of-the-art, 340,000-square-foot, 12-story Class A office tower, has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for Commercial Interiors. Earlier this year, the building earned LEED Gold …
Coca-Cola Life Arrives On Shelves Nationwide
Coca-Cola Life Arrives On Shelves Nationwide
11/7/2014 9:55:06 AM
Life is genuinely sweet with the cold, refreshing taste of Coca-Cola Life . The new beverage is The Coca-Cola Company’s first reduced calorie cola* to use a blend of cane sugar and stevia leaf extract. Coca-Cola Life joins other trademark brands Coca-Cola, Diet Coke and Coke Zero . Coca-Cola Life underscores The Coca-Cola Company’s global commitment to provide an …
Mentor Graphics Signs Macnica Americas as a Distributor for EDA Software
11/7/2014 9:51:45 AM
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced it has signed Macnica Americas, Inc., a technical component distributor and supplier of intellectual property and design services, as a new distributor for North America. The Mentor Graphics® products offered by Macnica Americas include the ModelSim® simulator, the Questa® functional verification platform , and the …
PPG completes acquisition of Comex
11/6/2014 3:47:10 PM
PPG Industries (NYSE:PG) today announced that it has finalized the acquisition of Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V. (“Comex”), an architectural coatings company with headquarters in Mexico City, in a transaction valued at $2.3 billion. “We are pleased to have successfully completed this acquisition, the second-largest in our company’s history, as it adds a leading architectural …
Former McKinsey, eBay, Prezi, and Evernote Alums Launch Chartcube, an iPad App that Puts a New Spin on Data to Help Teams Break the ‘Cycle of Indecision’
11/6/2014 1:03:43 PM
BURLINGAME, Calif. -- November 6, 2014 -- Today, Chartcube is launching a free app for the iPad (link to the app store) that helps anyone easily review, share and discuss data, from retail sales figures to website traffic, in a fun and intuitive new way. The company includes former executives from McKinsey , eBay , Prezi and Evernote, and is backed with $4 million in …
Eiffage-led consortium including Schneider Electric and Krinner wins a contract for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of Europe’s largest photovoltaic power project, worth €285 million
11/6/2014 11:44:45 AM
A consortium comprising Eiffage, acting through its Clemessy subsidiary (consortium leader), Schneider Electric and Krinner has been awarded a contract for the construction of a solar farm and an extra-high voltage substation – representing the largest photovoltaic power project in Europe – in Cestas, near Bordeaux, France. The consortium will also be responsible for the …
Mazda to Build Engine Plant in Thailand
11/6/2014 11:40:07 AM
Mazda Motor Corporation today announced plans to construct an engine plant in the Chonburi Province of Thailand. Operations are expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2015 when the plant will begin assembling the SKYACTIV-D 1.5 clean diesel engine for the all-new Mazda2 for the Thai market. In February 2014, Mazda applied with the all-new Mazda2 to the second phase of …
Warner Music Group and SoundCloud Announce Groundbreaking Partnership
11/6/2014 11:33:09 AM
Warner Music Group (WMG) and SoundCloud today announced that WMG is the first major music group to forge a partnership with the audio platform which is currently used by 175 million unique listeners every month. The deal covers SoundCloud’s ad-supported, creator partner program, "On SoundCloud", and its subscription streaming service that is due to launch in the first half of …
Warner Bros. Pictures to Release "We Are Your Friends"
11/6/2014 11:07:00 AM
Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that it has obtained the domestic distribution rights for Max Joseph’s (MTV’s “Catfish: The TV Show”) feature film directorial debut, “We Are Your Friends.” The film, from Working Title Films and Studiocanal, stars Zac Efron (“Neighbors”), Emily Ratajkowski (“Gone Girl”) and Wes Bentley (“Interstellar,” “The Hunger Games”). The …
Wärtsilä renews long-term operation and maintenance agreement with Cemex Colombia
Wärtsilä renews long-term operation and maintenance agreement with Cemex Colombia
11/6/2014 10:50:54 AM
Wärtsilä, a leading global supplier of power plant and ship power solutions and services, has renewed its Asset Management Agreement with Cemex Colombia, one of the major cement companies in Colombia. The agreement was signed during summer 2014 and it is valid for five years. It is a continuation of an earlier Asset Management Agreement which was signed 15 years ago already in …
Xerox Takes Customers from Manual to Digital Information Workflows; Partners with Hyland and Datawatch
11/6/2014 10:43:10 AM
Xerox today announced two strategic partnerships to accelerate the migration of paper to digital for government customers, the retail, healthcare, insurance and financial services industries. “Enterprises know the value of digitization and are looking for ways to get there faster. Partnering with Hyland and Datawatch further strengthens our next generation managed …