GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) today announced that - as part of its collaboration with Janssen Biologics (Ireland) - the Phase III programme evaluating sirukumab (CNTO 136), a human anti-interleukin (IL)-6 monoclonal antibody in the treatment of patients with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis (RA), has commenced dosing.
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has been awarded a $46 million contract to provide enterprise IT support services for the North American Air Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM), primarily located at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
First responders in Saint Mary's County, Maryland, are improving their critical communications through a new county-wide public safety radio network based on the latest standards for voice and data transmissions.
In the absence of further stimulus measures, economy-wide spending slumped in July, reversing gains previously witnessed in May and June, according to the latest Commonwealth Bank Business Sales Indicator (BSI).
Delcam Greater China’s Annual Sales Partner Meeting, which this year was held in Xi’An, one of China’s most historic and cultural cities, on August 2nd and 3rd, attracted over 120 delegates, including representatives from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Changchun and many other areas of the region.
Delcam will demonstrate the 2012 R2 version of its PowerINSPECT software for inspection and reverse engineering on booth E-3222 at the IMTS exhibition to be held in Chicago from 10th to 15th September.
RWE Dea has successfully completed its seismic survey off the coast of Turkmenistan after just under four months. A 3D seismic survey was carried out in this region for the first time, moving from onshore to the shallows (transition zone seismic).
Delcam Turkey will demonstrate new versions of Delcam’s extensive range of CADCAM software on the UK pavilion in Hall 11 at the MAKTEK Eurasia exhibition to be held in Istanbul, Turkey, from 2nd to 7th October.
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 101,605 nos., in July 2012, higher by 21% over July 2011. Cumulative wholesales for the fiscal are 377,747, higher by 10%, compared to the corresponding period in 2011-12.
Progress Energy Florida, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, has selected 10 public schools serving as emergency shelters to receive no-cost solar installations and battery backup systems through the utility’s SunSense Schools program.
Swisscom IT Services wants to be able to provide its customers with the option of choosing products and services for which customer support is managed in Switzerland, but is partially carried out from locations abroad.
An upgrade from Delcam’s ArtCAM Express to ArtCAM Pro paid back more than double its cost on the first project undertaken by Island Cabinetry and Millwork (ICM). The project was a unique ceiling for a new home that included multiple arches and beams intersecting with each other.
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has received a $6.5 million order from the U.S. Air Force for Falcon III® multiband, multi-mission handheld radios.
BBVA Research forecasts that the Spanish economy will shrink by 1.4% in 2012 and in 2013. The reasons for revising the growth outlook for 2013 are based on the lack of certainty regarding policies at European level: those that have to resolve solvency and liquidity problems, and others that must remove completely any market uncertainty regarding the risk of a break-up of the single currency.
BASF has opened its first production plant for concrete admixtures in Russia located at its existing site in the Podolsk District of the Moscow Region. With this new production facility BASF will serve its customers in the Russian construction industry with a wide range of concrete admixtures based on state-of-the-art technologies.
Today, RWE Innogy took over the Taciewo onshore wind farm in Poland from Gamesa. Situated in the northeast of the country and developed by Gamesa, its 15 wind power systems add up to a total installed capacity of 30 megawatts. The commissioning of this wind farm grows the Polish wind portfolio of RWE Innogy to an installed capacity of 152 megawatts.
Novartis and the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) announced today an exclusive global collaboration to research, develop and commercialize targeted chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) immunotherapies for the treatment of cancers.
One year after the Kick-off meeting held in 2011, the 4th working group of the 10 M€ FoFdation project assembled for the fourth time, this time in Ischia, Gulf of Naples (Italy), coinciding with the 8th CIRP ICME conference.
Tata Motors' total sales (including exports) of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles in July 2012 were 73,491 vehicles, higher by 15%, over July 2011. The company's domestic sales of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles for July 2012 were 68,627 nos., higher by 18%, over 57,990 nos., sold in July last year.
BASF and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SINOPEC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further strengthen their cooperation by jointly exploring the possibility of building a world-scale isononanol (INA) plant in Maoming Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Maoming, China.
The European Commission has approved Afinitor® (everolimus) tablets* for the treatment of hormone receptor-positive (HR+), HER2/neu-negative (HER2-) advanced breast cancer (HR+ advanced breast cancer), in combination with exemestane, in postmenopausal women without symptomatic visceral disease after recurrence or progression following a non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor.
There are a number of reasons to be encouraged by the half year results that we have announced today. We have recorded underlying revenue growth and continued to make substantial progress in key areas.
Progress Energy Carolinas, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, announced that its customers set a peak electricity demand record Thursday, as heat indices of up to 115 degrees had air conditioners churning through the afternoon and evening.
HSBC Bank Canada recorded profit of C$203m for the second quarter of 2012, a decrease of C$5m, or 2% compared to C$208m for the second quarter of 2011, and a decrease of C$17m, or 8%, compared to the first quarter of 2012.
A session on the FoFdation project (Foundation for the Factory of the Future) was included in the 8th CIRP Conference on Intelligent Computation in Manufacturing Engineering held in Ischia, Gulf of Naples, Italy, from 16th to 20th July.
Delcam has strengthened its USA sales team with the appointment of Arthur Schmidt as Sales Manager for the FeatureCAM feature-based CAM system in Michigan and northern Ohio. Mr. Schmidt is a well-known and highly respected veteran of the CADCAM industry with more than 25 years’ experience in selling manufacturing and architectural software.
Swisscom has started work on expanding the Schaffhausen fibre-optic network and will spend the next few years connecting the city's 20,000 or so households and businesses to the high-speed network of the future.
The latest NC Software Market Analysis Report from leading US analysts CIMdata shows that, in 2011, Delcam again had the highest vendor revenues and received the highest end-user payments of all the CAM-centric companies.
Economy-wide spending posted solid growth in June, lifting by 2.5 per cent in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest Commonwealth Bank Business Sales Indicator (BSI). In seasonally adjusted terms spending is now also up 10.1 per cent on a year ago – the biggest annual gain in over four years.
Seven local high school graduates have earned Progress Energy scholarships this year, in recognition of their accomplishments.Progress Energy Florida, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, awards the scholarships annually to qualifying college-bound children of company employees.
RWE and the Berlin State Government Departments ["Senat"] for Finance today signed an agreement to sell RWE's indirect 24.95% shareholding in water utility Berliner Wasserbetriebe to the State of Berlin.
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, plans to announce its operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 after the market closes on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 and will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. ET that day to discuss its results.
A special committee composed of representatives from the futures industry's self-regulatory organizations (SRO) has proposed additional requirements to SRO rules and regulatory practices designed to strengthen safeguards for customer segregated and secured funds held at the firm.
Rezidor, the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces the Park Inn by Radisson Novokuznetsk. The property featuring 158 rooms is scheduled to open in Q4 2014. Located in the very South of Russia, Novokuznetsk is in the centre of Russia’s biggest industrial zone.
The organisers of Africa Fashion Week London are pleased to announce Guaranty Trust Bank as one of this year’s official partners for London’s premier fashion event scheduled to take place on 3-4 August 2012 at London Spitalfields.
The award which was presented during the 2012 Euromoney Awards for Excellence Dinner, in London on July 5th, 2012, recognizes financial institutions worldwide that have recorded significant feats within their operating environments, continuously display innovation and record excellent financial performance year on year.
Speed is of the essence in the fast paced, competitive world of aerospace manufacturing, particularly when it comes to any maintenance or repair work relating to an aircraft being stuck on the ground waiting for an urgent replacement part to be manufactured.
Delcam, the Birmingham-based developer of CADCAM software, has been selected by the UK Trade and Investment Asia Task Force to be featured on the "Business in Asia” website as one of a series of case studies on UK companies that are having success in the region.
BASF has been named the world’s most transparent chemical company, in a new global ranking by non-governmental organization Transparency International. BASF was also the top rated German-headquartered company of any industry.
Tata Motors today announced the conclusion of India's first Social Road Trip in a Tata Nano, where the digital world met the real world. Team North returned victorious after a grueling 20-day long exciting social road trip, covering over 2000 km. Team North will be awarded with 4 Tata Nanos. The final episode, featuring the participants and this unique road trip, will air tonight on MTV at 8:00 P
Shionogi-ViiV Healthcare LLC today announced that initial results have been received from the Phase III SINGLE (ING114467) study of the investigational integrase inhibitor dolutegravir in treatment-naïve adults with HIV-1.
Harris CapRock Communications, a global provider of fully managed communications for remote and harsh environments, has signed a multi-year, multi-channel agreement with Astrium Services to offer end-to-end Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) Tactical Satellite solutions to international and U.S. Government users.
Duke Energy Corporation today announced that John McArthur, executive vice president of Regulated Utilities, Mark Mulhern, executive vice president and chief administrative officer, and Paula Sims, chief integration and innovation officer, have resigned, effective immediately.
Delcam will demonstrate new probing capabilities in the 2013 version of its FeatureCAM feature-based CAM software on booth E-3222 at the IMTS exhibition to be held in Chicago from 10th to 15th September.
The Progress Energy Foundation will invest $425,000 this year to fund economic vitality projects across the Tampa Bay area. Economic vitality grants foster economic development and improve the quality of life in communities served by Progress Energy though contributions to major arts organizations that make a significant impact on the vitality of our headquarters cities.
Euromoney, one of the world’s leading financial publications, chose BBVA as “Best Bank in Latin America” during its presentation of the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2012. These awards are some of the most coveted titles in the financial world.
Delcam’s reseller for the French-speaking part of Canada, Les Technologies, has increased the technical support for its customers with the appointment of Pasqual Desjardins as an additional application engineer.
BASF is planning to expand the manufacturing plant for vinylformamide (VFA) in Ludwigshafen. In addition, BASF intends to increase the polymerization capacity in Ludwigshafen and build a new polymerization line for VFA in China for further processing of the feedstock from Ludwigshafen. This facility will be built at the Zhenjiang site, Jiangsu province.
RWE Innogy has commenced operation of the Krzecin onshore wind farm (14 megawatts) in Poland. The wind farm is situated in the district of Western-Pomerania and was developed and constructed by the company Gamesa.
Tata Motors' total sales (including exports) of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles in June 2012 were 64,341 vehicles, lower by 3%, over June 2011. The company's domestic sales of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles for June 2012 were 58,270 nos., lower by 5%, over 61,266 nos., sold in June last year.
Ulster Bank advises customers that it is making steady inroads to the delays in its payments systems caused by a technology problem at its RBS parent group. The pace of progress is improving though of course has been slower than we or our customers would have liked. We are grateful to our customers for their patience while we work hard to restore a normal service level.
The four-game tour tips off on October 5, when the 17-time NBA Champion Boston Celtics play five-time Turkish champions Fenerbahce Ulker Estambul at the newly opened, state-of-the-art Ulker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.
Thank you for your letter of 27 June. I welcome the opportunity to update the Committee on the actions we are taking to resolve the IT systems failure that led to disruption in the service we provide to our customers.
The 2013 release of Delcam’s PowerSHAPE CAD software, which is due for release next month, will include a major upgrade to the Solid Doctor module for data repair. A demonstration of the new version can be seen at http://youtu.be/gpsJFH0ANF0.
RWE today successfully launched a further hybrid bond of 150 million Swiss francs, thus completing the hybrid bond programme announced in August 2011. The hybrid programme had a total volume of €2 billion. It included bonds in Swiss francs, pounds sterling and US dollars.
Delcam has organised a special training programme for several of its German machine tool partners, including DMG, Exeron, Hermle and Roders, together with cutting tool manufacturers Aura Frastechnik and OPS, at the Delcam GmbH offices in Obertshausen.
The RWE Group today took a further step towards implementation of the hybrid capital programme announced in August 2011. A USD hybrid bond launched in March 2012 for USD 500 million was increased by another USD 500 million.
Yesterday, Green GECCO GmbH & Co. KG decided to take over the onshore wind farms at Titz (20 megawatts) in North Rhine-Westphalia, Hörup (8 megawatts) in Schleswig-Holstein and in Düshorner Heide (26 megawatts) in Lower-Saxony.