CMAI Headlines Impressive List of High Profile Speakers at Upcoming 2011 World Petrochemical Conference: Early Registration Extended

HOUSTON, Feb. 22, 2011 - On March 22-24, 2011 Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) will host its 26th Annual World Petrochemical Conference and Workshops in Houston, Texas. This annual event boasts over 30 industry experts as speakers, consisting of respected industry leaders from companies all over the world complemented by CMAI product experts from its global offices. In addition, panel...

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Cymer to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 22, 2011 - Cymer, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYMI), the world's leading supplier of light sources used by chipmakers to create advanced semiconductor chips, today announced that the company will provide a live webcast of its upcoming presentation at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco, California on March 1, 2011 at 3:20 PM PST. Interested parties may...

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Caliper Life Sciences

Caliper and Covaris Establish Co-Marketing Agreement to Simplify Next Generation Sequencing

Integration of DNA shearing technology with automation and microfluidics solutions simplifies next generation sequencing workflows and improves sample quality HOPKINTON, Mass., February 23, 2011 - Caliper Life Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: CALP) and Covaris Inc., Woburn, Mass., today announced a co-marketing agreement which will leverage Covaris' acoustic DNA shearing platforms and Caliper's automation...

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Chrysler's Ralph Gilles to Headline 2011 Ward's Auto Interiors Conference

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 23, 2011 - Ralph Gilles, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dodge Car Brand and Chrysler Group LLC Senior Vice President - Product Design will deliver the keynote address at the Ward's Auto Interiors Conference, offering key insights into Chrysler's vision for tomorrow's vehicle interior. The Ward's Auto Interiors Conference, North America's only conference dedicated...

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The Increasing Value of SOA-Based Architectures for PLM

A New White Paper from CIMdata ANN ARBOR, Michigan, February 22, 2011 - CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM consulting and research firm announces the availability of The Increasing Value of SOA-Based Architectures for PLM. Today's manufacturing industries are under continuous pressure to deliver competitive products faster and are implementing PLM solutions to help address this issue. As PLM...

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Asylum Research

New Scanning Probe Microscopy Book Features Articles by Asylum Research Scientists and Customers

February 22, 2011 (Santa Barbara, CA): The new book, Scanning Probe Microscopy of Functional Materials, edited by Dr. Sergei Kalinin of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Alexei Gruverman of the University of Nebraska, describes cutting-edge nanoscale imaging and spectroscopy advances in the field of atomic force/scanning probe microscopy. The volume includes 18 articles by leading university,...

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KPMG to Provide Broader Global Outsourcing Advisory Services through Acquisition of EquaTerra

Acquisition Reflects KPMG Growth Strategy to Identify Service Opportunities for High Demand Market Sectors NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 22, 2011 - KPMG LLP (US), KPMG Holdings Limited (UK) and KPMG International today announced the closing of an agreement to acquire the business of advisory firm EquaTerra. The acquisition creates one of the broadest global sourcing and shared services advisory...

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Elbit Systems Ltd

Elbit Systems Reaches Agreement to Acquire Balance of Elisra's Shares Held by Elta Systems for $67.5 Million

HAIFA, Israel, February 22, 2011 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE :ESLT) ( Elbit Systems ) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 30% of the shares of Elisra Electronic Systems Ltd. ( Elisra ), held by Elta Systems Ltd. ( Elta ) (a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd.) for $67.5 million. Elbit Systems currently owns 70% of Elisra's shares, and...

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Harris Corporation to Acquire Carefx - a Leading Provider of Healthcare Interoperability Workflow Solutions

MELBOURNE, Fla. and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 22, 2011 Highlights: o Acquisition will expand Harris' ability to provide trusted solutions at the intersection of life and data to government and commercial healthcare providers o Carefx solution suite used by more than 800 hospitals, healthcare systems and health information exchanges across North America, Europe and Asia o Fusionfx(TM) platform gives...

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3d systems quickparts solutions

Quickparts Joins 3D Systems Corporation

Atlanta, GA - February 22, 2011 - Quickparts (, a leading provider of custom designed parts, ranging from rapid prototyping to plastic injection molding, announced today that it was acquired by 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC). Quickparts has served the product development market since 1999, utilizing their patented QuickQuote® instant quoting technology. The...

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