EDO Completes Acquisition of IST; Consolidates Intelligence-Related Operations

NEW YORK-- Sept. 15, 2006--EDO Corporation (NYSE: EDO) today completed the acquisition of Impact Science & Technology Inc (IST), a privately-held company that provides Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) systems and analysis support to the intelligence community, and advanced countermeasures and electronic-attack systems to the Department of Defense and other government agencies. As previously...

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Jacket Micro Devices' CTO and Co-Founder Recipient of AeA's Spirit of Endeavor Award for Technology Innovation

ATLANTA-- Sept. 15, 2006--Jacket Micro Devices, Inc. (JMD) announced that the Company's Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder, Dr. George White, was the recipient of the 2006 American Electronics Association (AeA) Southeastern chapters' Technology Innovation Award. Dr. White was honored at the fourth annual Southeastern Spirit of Endeavor Awards banquet on September 14 at the Fox Theater in...

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Phoenix Technologies Ltd. Names David Dury as Chairman

MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 15, 2006--Phoenix Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq:PTEC), the global market leader in core system software, today announced that it has appointed current board member David Dury as Chairman. Having joined the Board of Directors in 2002, Dury has most recently provided counsel regarding the company's hiring of a new CEO, Woody Hobbs, and appointment of investment...

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Alltel Names John W. Stanton to Board of Directors

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- Sept. 15, 2006--John W. Stanton has been elected to the Alltel (NYSE: AT) board of directors, effective immediately, to a term ending in 2008. Stanton, 51, is a pioneer in the wireless industry, co-founding three top ten wireless operators during his nearly 25-year history in the industry. He was chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer of Western...

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ZAP Receives Orders for 2,300 Electric Cars at NADA 2007

ZAP recruits 19 electric car dealers, receives hundreds of inquiries at nation's largest auto dealer conference SANTA ROSA, Calif., Feb. 8 -- Electric car maker ZAP (BULLETIN BOARD: ZAAP) received signed, non-cancelable purchase orders for 2,300 electric cars from 19 dealers at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) annual convention and exposition, February 3-6 at the Las Vegas...

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Titan Global Holdings PCB Divisions Announce Record Shipments; PCB Division Delivers Record Revenues during Fiscal Fourth Quarter

DALLAS -- Sept. 15, 2006--Titan Global Holdings, Inc. ( Titan ) (OTC BB: TTGL) today announced that its PCB divisions shipped a record $5.86 million during the quarter ended August 31st, 2006, which represents a 30% increase over the $4.50 million shipped in the fourth quarter of its prior fiscal year. The Titan PCB divisions continue to capture new customers through high quality service and the...

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Ansell Healthcare Renews Commitment to Latex Gloves; Pioneer to Continue Manufacturing Latex Gloves; Plans to Implement Strategies to Address Market Conditions

RED BANK, N.J.-- Sept. 15, 2006--Scott Papier, Regional Director, Professional/Consumer, Ansell Americas, announces that Ansell Healthcare Products, LLC will continue to manufacture, market, and sell latex gloves, preferred by many healthcare professionals because of their superior feel and infection control capabilities. As part of this commitment, Ansell Healthcare USA is developing programs...

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Gartner Group

Gartner Says Price Cuts Will Drive Double-Digit PC Unit Growth in 2006, But Revenue Will Decline

PC Manufacturers to Face Increased Competition from Consumer Electronics This Holiday Season STAMFORD, Conn.-- Sept. 15, 2006--Worldwide PC shipments are on pace to total 233.7 million units in 2006, a 10.5 percent increase from 2005, however worldwide PC revenue is expected to reach $198.3 billion, a 2.5 percent decline, according to a preliminary forecast by Gartner, Inc. Unit growth will...

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Sikorsky CH-53K Development Center Opens

STRATFORD, Conn., Feb. 12: General John G. Castellaw, Deputy Commandant for Aviation, today presided over Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.'s official dedication of its CH-53K program's new Heavy Lift Development Center, as a ribbon-cutting ceremony formally opened the 106,000-square-foot office building. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). Also participating in the...

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Cemex

CEMEX Unveils Plans for New UK Grinding and Blending Facility

MONTERREY, Mexico-- Sept. 11, 2006--CEMEX S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: CX) announced today plans to construct a new grinding and blending facility for the manufacturing of blended cements in the UK, at the Port of Tilbury near London. This facility, which would have an annual capacity of 1.2 million tonnes, represents a US$49 million (GBP 27 million) investment and could become operational during the...

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