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Thursday, December 18, 2014

  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    Intergraph(®) Process, Power & Marine, the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering solutions for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, has presented its 2014 SmartPlant(®) Engineering & Schematics Excellence Awards to 16 customers. The fifth annual E&S Excellence Awards honor recipients for deploying Intergraph Engineering & Schematics solutions and stretching the solutions' capabilities to achieve maximum benefits for their respective global companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO This year's recipients were selected by members of Intergraph's Engineering & Schematics team for ... read more
  • Posted at 1:20 PM
    BYO Wireless today announced an expansion of services to include GSM 4G LTE network capabilities and increased data plans for prepay customers. Created as an affordable, convenient option for the cost-conscious consumer, BYO Wireless is an industry leader in the 'bring your own phone' prepaid wireless business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141218/165385 "Since launching BYO Wireless last year, we stepped back, listened to customer feedback and not only revamped our prepaid cell phone plans, but expanded our capabilities to meet the growing communication ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has selected Intergraph(®) along with partners Unisys and e-Spatial to provide a nationwide Crash Analysis System (CAS). The CAS solution will assist road planners, analysts and engineers with planning and design of the national road infrastructure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO Under prime contractor Unisys, Intergraph will design and build the solution, which will feature Intergraph's EdgeFrontier and Hexagon Geospatial's Geospatial Portal. The solution will enable the Transport Agency to map, analyze and report crash data to identify trends and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:41 AM
    ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ: ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions, today announced an enhancement to its cloud and broadband access solutions to further focus on agile services delivery for both smart home and small business connectivity. Tapping the expertise ... read more

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

  • Posted at 7:09 AM
    Digium®, Inc., the Asterisk® Company, today announced that Sandler Partners, a premier telecommunications master agency headquartered in Hermosa Beach, Calif., has joined the Digium Cloud Agent Program as a Master Agent. Sandler Partners connects its agent partners to the highest quality communications solutions providers for voice and data, while securing the lowest possible rate structure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130701/NE40358LOGO-b The partnership allows Sandler Partners' agents the opportunity to expand their portfolios with Digium's award-winning Switchvox Cloud Unified Communications (UC) phone system, while maximizing commissions ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Integrated Legacy Solutions (ILS), the leading provider of legacy image and data migration and conversion tools to the financial industry, has hired Ethan Feyt as Implementations Analyst for their OmniViewTM Product Suite in the Banking division. In addition, the company has ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Esquimalt, home to the Maritime Forces Pacific Naval Base and home port to Maritime Forces Pacific and Joint Task Force Pacific Headquarters, has implemented Intergraph(®)'s computer-aided dispatch solution to manage fire, emergency, and base events. The solution provides CFB Esquimalt with a trusted platform for incident management, as well as automated coordination with British Columbia Ambulance Service (BCAS) for emergency medical services (EMS). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO CFB Esquimalt's implementation of Intergraph's industry-leading dispatch system, I/CAD, allows the base to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Finnish multidisciplinary engineering and information management company Citec has announced its expansion of Intergraph SmartPlant(®) Enterprise throughout several projects and regions. The decision was in response to client demand and is expected to further increase Citec's reach and accessibility to other potential clients preferably implementing Intergraph SmartPlant Enterprise solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO The multi-year agreement will see Citec expand their current license agreements and purchase additional software licenses for upcoming, client-based projects. The initiative will begin in Finland with the aim of multi-regional ... read more

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Intergraph(®) Process, Power & Marine, the leading provider of enterprise engineering software dedicated to the process, power and marine industries, and its partner, ETAP, have offered since 2008 an electrical engineering and design tool that combines ETAP's enterprise solution software for electrical power systems with SmartPlant(®) Electrical (SPEL) to provide a bi-directional interface. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO The SPEL-ETAP Data Exchange Interface allows joint users to use ETAP for modeling, design, analysis and automation, and then integrate that data into SPEL to increase electrical efficiency ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    DIATHERIX Laboratories, Inc., has been awarded a second federal contract to continue its groundbreaking work in the development of research methodologies designed to support the development of diagnostic tools to detect certain low prevalence pathogens. The contract is a joint award from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support the development of diagnostic devices/platforms to detect high priority pathogens, as classified by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases ... read more
  • Posted at 5:38 AM
    Online meal planning service eMeals today announced the appointment of nationally recognized food and wine expert Scott Jones to serve as the company's VP of Marketing/Content. Jones was formerly the Executive Food Editor of Time Inc.'s Southern Living, and is a well-known culinary authority both in the media and through his consulting, publishing and education ventures Jones Is Hungry and Jones Is Thirsty. At eMeals, Jones will focus on overall content and marketing strategy as well as partnership development designed to ... read more

Monday, December 15, 2014

  • Posted at 5:40 AM
    IBFCSM is proud to announce three new healthcare safety-related opportunities. IBFCSM, a not-for-profit independent credentialing organization, launched the Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) credential in 1978. The CHSP has now attained the status as the premiere U.S. healthcare safety credential with more than 3,500 healthcare professionals having earned the designation. The CHSP remains the Board's flag-ship professional certification for the comprehensive practice of healthcare safety. Effective January 2, 2015, IBFCSM will be accepting Applications from Qualified Candidates ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    IBFCSM, a not-for-profit credentialing organization founded in 1976, is pleased to announce the launch of the Certified Emergency and Disaster Professional (CEDP) credential. IBFCSM established the CEDP credential in September 2014 to meet the need for a practical credential for those working in the public, private, and governmental positions related to emergency, disaster, and contingency management. Candidates can qualify for the CEDP without a four-year degree by documenting relevant experience, training, and achievement. The CEDP Exam addresses emergency protection, ... read more

Friday, December 12, 2014

  • Posted at 1:29 PM
    HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology today announced it has purchased the HiSeq X Ten sequencing system manufactured by Illumina, Inc. (NASDQ: ILMN). The technology will enable HudsonAlpha to produce and analyze genomic data faster and at a lower cost. The purchase stems from the Institute's commitment to research programs for genomics excellence in patient care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141212/164231 The HiSeq X Ten provides unprecedented capacity, speed and accuracy for sequencing individuals' entire genetic make-up or DNA -- their "whole genome." HudsonAlpha will integrate the HiSeq ... read more

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Otelco Inc. (NASDAQ: OTEL), a wireline telecommunications services provider in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia and a provider of cloud hosting and managed services, announced today that Michael D. Weaver, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Otelco, will retire on December ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    NAV CANADA, the private sector company that owns and operates Canada's civil air navigation system, recognized Intergraph(® )with an Award of Excellence as part of NAV CANADA's supplier performance review program. The award recognizes suppliers that have provided outstanding support to the organization in the past year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO Currently, NAV CANADA is working with Intergraph to produce and manage the visual flight rules (VFR) chart series. The joint production and quality assurance teams will work with GeoMedia(®) Professional software for the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Integrated Legacy Solutions (ILS), the leading provider of legacy image and data migration and conversion tools to the financial industry, announced significant industry adoption of its OmniViewTM Browser, increasing its financial institution customer base by 78 percent since January 2014. ... read more

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Neste Jacobs, a preferred solutions provider in project management and control, engineering, procurement, construction, installation, pre-commissioning and commissioning solutions for a wide range of industries in the oil and gas, petrochemicals, chemicals and biotechnology fields, has entered into a multi-year agreement to use Intergraph(®) solutions globally. The company seeks to position itself as the go-to provider of engineering solutions in the increasingly competitive international marketplace by expanding their use of Intergraph solutions in its projects worldwide. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO Neste Jacobs is a longtime ... read more
  • Posted at 7:56 AM
    Southern Research is broadening its preclinical service offerings in drug development with the addition of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)-compliant in vitro safety pharmacology testing. Safety pharmacology testing relates to the study of potentially undesirable pharmacodynamic effects of a new product in both the in vitro and in vivo settings. Current methodologies include measuring ionic currents in cells over-expressing individual ion channels. In its GLP-compliant laboratories, Southern Research recently implemented an in vitro screening program on CytoPatch(TM) ­- the automated patch ... read more

Thursday, December 4, 2014

  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Intergraph(®) has released CADWorx(®) 2015, the next-generation AutoCAD(®)-based software solution for plant design and automation that has enhancements to CADWorx Design Review that allow the generation of .ifv files for viewing and sharing CADWorx design models on the Apple iPad using the free Intergraph FreeView(®) app. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081211/DECLOGO Intergraph CADWorx, an intelligent 2D and 3D plant design system, provides ease of use, flexibility, scalability and interconnectivity. The software offers piping and instrumentation diagram (P&ID) synchronization with the model plus intelligent modeling and automatic ... read more