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3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

Rep. Forbes: More cuts will undermine U.S. security

U.S. Representative Randy Forbes sits in an F-35 Lightning II Cockpit Demonstrator at the Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation in Suffolk Tuesday, April 22, 2014 as Tony Stutts, a retired Air Force F-16 pilot who works for Lockheed Martin, gives instructions.


Related Topix: US Politics, Randy Forbes, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, US Military, US Air Force, Boat Disaster

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

CVS opening Minute Clinics galore in Hampton Roads

CVS pharmacies have more than 800 clinics nationwide. The first ones in Hampton Roads open this week in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach as part of a nationwide expansion of 150.


Related Topix: Paper, Chesapeake, Strep Throat, Medicine, Health

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Earth Day Volunteers Clean Up Big Sioux River

"It's a lot nicer to see green grass and clean river versus seeing stuff float down and garbage along the banks," volunteer Mike Hartwig said.


Related Topix: Vista Research, Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries

The Hartford Courant

Lockheed lifts outlook as profit rises, but revenue falls

Lockheed Martin Corp , the Pentagon 's largest supplier, on Tuesday reported a 23 percent jump in net profit in the first quarter and raised its earnings per share outlook for the full year by 25 cents.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, Ansonia, CT


BTU brings its Thermal Processing Duo to NEPCON China

BTU International, Inc. announced that it will exhibit its DYNAMO and PYRAMAX in booth B-1C20 at NEPCON China 2014, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2014, at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center, Shanghai, China.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Industrial Machines, BTU International, Billerica, MA, World News, China

United Tech 1Q profit declines on restructuring

United Technologies Corp. reported Tuesday a 4 percent drop in first-quarter profit on a slight rise in revenue that felt an impact from restructuring costs, divestitures and foreign exchange rates for the U.S. dollar.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Security, United Technologies Corporation


Lockheed Martin boosts 2014 profit outlook

Visitors look at the Lockheed Martin's stand at the Eurosatory 2012 defence and security exhibition in Villepinte near Paris.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin

Customer Interaction Solutions

INSIDE Secure Rolls Out French SESAM-Vitale Card Solution

INSIDE Secure , a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announced that it has started delivering its latest generation secure microcontroller for the Carte SESAM-Vitale 2 program, the French national health care insurance card.


Related Topix: NYX, Inc, Automakers

WJLA-TV Arlington

BAE Systems releases geospatial intelligence app

It's a revolutionary technology, but also a work in progress. The federal government wants to know if Google Glass can help tackle fraud, enhance the battlefield, and manage big data.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, BAE Systems

Mon Apr 21, 2014


BAE Systems develops a flat lens that acts like it's curved

Anyone who's ever needed a pair of thick eyeglasses has a firm idea that lenses are the one thing where form follows function.


Related Topix: BAE Systems, Aerospace-Defense, Gadgets

ABC News

Caterpillar CEO's Compensation Cut to $12 Million

Caterpillar Inc. cut the value of its CEO's pay package by 32 percent to $12 million in 2013, a year when the heavy machinery maker saw its profits fall by a third, according to an Associated Press analysis.


Related Topix: Construction, Insurance, Caterpillar, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services

Business Wire

Teledyne Technologies Announces 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders Webcast Details

To access the live webcast, go to approximately ten minutes before the scheduled start time.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Teledyne Technologies

WDWB-TV Southfield

Watch This: Massive Jenga Game Played Using 600-Pound Blocks and Five CAT Excavators

Caterpillar Incorporated used five pieces of heavy equipment to play what may be the biggest Jenga game in the world with a tower of 600-pound blocks.


Related Topix: Caterpillar, Construction, Insurance

USA Today

Vote: What would you name a brand-new blimp?

What would you name a blimp? That's what The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company wants to know.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The ... )--Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust , a leading single-family rental real estate investment trust , today announced that its Board o... )--Horizon Energy Corp. states the initial geological report is positive as it considers an option agreement for a two-tract oil and gas lease totaling 1,340 ac... )--Cubist submitted New Drug ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Tennant, Industrial Machines, Marketing, Startups, Cerus

Hexcel Corp. (HXL) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

Hexcel Corp. is set to announce its Q1 earnings results on Tuesday, April 22nd. Persons that are interested in registering for the company's earnings conference call can do so using this link .


Related Topix: Electronics, Chemicals, Hexcel

The Auto Channel

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April 21, 2014: Based on its recent analysis of the automotive carbon fiber market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Zoltek Companies, Inc. with the "2013 North American Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award" for its unique commercial carbon fiber, Zoltek Panex 35. Aimed at addressing the key automotive industry challenge of lightweighting, this ... (more)


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Zoltek Companies, Chemicals, Consulting, Frost and Sullivan

Mass Transit

April-May Industry News

Cincinnati Metro's quest to make riding more convenient continues with the addition of its first ticket vending machine, installed downtown at Metro's largest transit hub, Government Square.


Related Topix: 10-20, Automakers, Gentex, Macatawa, MI

Sys-Con Media

Visteon to Announce 2014 First-Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, May 8

The conference call also is available to the general public via a live audio webcast.


Related Topix: Automakers, Visteon

WILX-TV Lansing

China Auto Show

Global and Chinese automakers are looking to the Beijing auto show to help boost sales in a slowing, intensely competitive market.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Saab AB


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