Highway builders confront downturn(Nov 14, 2009) Nov. 14--The transportation construction industry anticipates laying off workers and landing fewer contracts next year, following a brief boost from this year's federal stimulus bill, according to a trade group survey released Friday.
Samsung Collects and Recycles 12 Million Pounds of E-Waste in 2009(Nov 13, 2009) Samsung Electronics America, Inc., a leader in creating the latest innovations in the consumer electronics and telecommunications industries, has added a leading recycling program to its growing list of successes as a leader in environmental stewardship.
Recycling fee not suspended(Nov 13, 2009) Nov. 13--CHEYENNE -- City officials backed off a decision to suspend the $5 recycling fee this week, after City Council members questioned if that move was legal without a vote from the governing body.
Chinese company to launch maquiladora in Reynosa(Nov 13, 2009) Nov. 13--REYNOSA -- HCP Packaging, a global supplier of custom cases for some of the world's top cosmetic companies, will launch a new maquiladora early next year, the company said recently.
Red Wing to close Danville plant(Nov 13, 2009) Nov. 13--Here's a ripple effect from the recession: The loss of blue-collar jobs across the country has led to the closing of a Danville plant that makes work boots.
Intel completes sale of Colorado Springs manufacturing plant(Nov 13, 2009) Nov. 13--A Los Angeles company that specializes in redeveloping corporate real estate has bought Intel Corp.'s now-closed Colorado Springs computer chip manufacturing plant and put it on the market for sale or lease, a broker who is marketing the property said Friday.
DTAC calls on NTC to curb 3G price war(Nov 13, 2009) Nov. 13--DTAC has urged the National Telecommunications Commission to prevent TOT Plc from starting a price war with the launch of its 3G service next month.
CEA Honored for Family-Friendly Workplace Policies(Nov 12, 2009) The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® was recognized today by Northern Virginia Family Services (NVFS) with a 2009 CARE award, given annually to Northern Virginia companies that are leaders in providing family-friendly benefits to help employees balance work and life.
LED developers lead moves for improved sustainability(Oct 23, 2009) Manufacturers of LED (light-emitting diode) lighting used the sustainability theme of last week's Horti Fair show, in Amsterdam, to put the case for LEDs in place of conventional assimilation lighting.
Crossware Joins ARM Connected Community(Nov 13, 2009) Crossware (www.crossware.com), a leading embedded software tools developer, today announced it is a new member in the ARM® Connected Community, the industry's largest ecosystem of ARM technology-based products and services.
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