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Fighting Illini Makes Its Choice for Baseball and It's Fieldturf
CHAMPAIGN, ILL., Oct. 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Illinois Field is regarded as one of the top collegiate baseball facilities in both the Big Ten and the entire Midwest, and the stadium's reputation will go to the next level with the announcement that FieldTurf will be installed in time for the 2008 season. The joint announcement was made today by Illinois University Director of Athletics Ron Guenther and FieldTurf CEO David Moszkowski.
Solutia Names Ray Kollar Vice President of Commercial Services for Flexsys
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ) announced it has named Ray Kollar Vice President, Commercial Services for its Flexsys(r) business. In this role, Kollar has global leadership oversight for Flexsys' sales, marketing technical service and customer service functions. Flexsys is the world's leading supplier of chemicals to the rubber industry, and its products play an important role in the manufacture of tires and other rubber products, such as belts, hoses, seals and footwear.
Absoft Announces New Fortran Compiler Technology for AMD Multi-Core Processors
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Oct. 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Absoft(tm) Corporation, a leading developer of compilers, debuggers and software development tools for high performance computing, today announced the new Absoft Pro Fortran v10.1 Compiler Suite for x86-64 systems, which includes tuning for new Quad-Core AMD Opteron(tm) processors. Absoft and AMD (NYSE:AMD) are co-operating to advance compiler technology to simplify migration to, and increase performance on, new systems based on AMD quad-core technology.