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Accelerated Building Concepts Corporation
Accelerated Building Concepts Corporation Announces $ 8.7 Million Contract With The Crenshaw School of Performing Arts
MELBOURNE, Fla., May 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Accelerated Building Concepts Corporation (OTCBB:ABCC) a provider in the design, manufacturing, and construction services for modular and component building facilities utilizing concrete and steel and structural insulated panels structures, today announced the contract between New Century Structures, Inc., a subsidiary of ABCC, for Phase I of The Crenshaw School of Performing Arts, Inc (www.crenshawschool.com). The contract includes $5.5M for the first of three buildings with the remainder cost associated with site development.
STEC Introduces Ultra-Mobile Solid State Drive
SANTA ANA, Calif., May 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- STEC, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of high performance solid state drives (SSDs), today announced a new SSD optimized for the emerging category of low cost, ultra mobile PCs. The Ultra-Mobile Solid State Drive ("UM-SSD") is in the PCIe mini card form factor -- an ideal total storage solution for ultra-mobile, low-cost PC ("UMPC") applications. The UM-SSD offers superior performance and reliability and thus a compelling alternative to HDDs as the main storage technology within ultra-mobile notebooks.
Globalstar Inventor Honored by Mobile Satellite Users Association
MILPITAS, Calif., May 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc. (Nasdaq:GSAT), a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, governments and individuals, today announced that its former Vice President of Engineering, Robert (Bob) Wiedeman has been honored by the Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) as a satellite industry pioneer for his role as the primary inventor of the Globalstar satellite system. Mr. Wiedeman was recognized as a Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) Pioneer at the MSUA's International Conference and Exhibition being held in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
LTX Recognizes Texas Instruments' 300th Fusion/X-Series Tester Deployment
NORWOOD, Mass., May 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- LTX Corporation (Nasdaq:LTXX), a leading provider of semiconductor test solutions, today announced that Texas Instruments (TI) has deployed its 300th Fusion/X-Series test system. In recognition of reaching this milestone, LTX will present an achievement award to a management team from TI's worldwide operations group during a ceremony later today at LTX's Norwood, MA headquarters.