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Photo Release -- Entegris Unveils Advanced Bulk Gas Purification System
CHASKA, Minn., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Today at SEMICON West, Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) introduced an advanced bulk gas purification system that allows manufacturers to purify large volumes of purge gases used in dry and immersion-based lithography tools, an area of increasing importance as wafer lens sizes continue to grow. The Entegris Aeronex(r) Gas Purification System (AGPS) Z2 series brings advanced contamination control technology to bulk gas purification. As part of the Entegris Clarilite solution, the AGPS will also help increase protection against reticle haze.
Photo Release -- Entegris Adds Manual Purge Station to Its Clarilite Solution
CHASKA, Minn., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Today at SEMICON West, Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) announced that it has added the RSPX Manual Purge Station to its Clarilite Certified solution for preventing reticle haze. The addition of the RSPX station to the Clarilite solution gives manufacturers greater protection against reticle haze by purging the reticle pod as it waits for the next process step.
Tradeshow Marketing Co. Ltd.
Sandstrom On TV Company Signs Infomercial-guru Billy Mays
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sandstrom On TV Company(tm), a subsidiary of TradeShow Marketing Company, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TSHO), a new specialty retail outlet franchise, announced today that it has signed national infomercial pitchman Billy Mays to assist in franchise promotion and product development and marketing for the company.
Macatawa Bank Corporation
Macatawa Bank Corporation Reports Second Quarter Earnings
HOLLAND, Mich., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Macatawa Bank Corporation (Nasdaq:MCBC) today announced net income for the second quarter of 2007. Net income for the quarter was $4.59 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, compared to net income of $5.76 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2006. Net income for the first six months of 2007 totaled $9.43 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, compared to net income of $10.98 million, or $0.63 per diluted share, for the six months ended June 30, 2006.
Crown Castle International Corp.
Crown Castle International Announces Second Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
HOUSTON, July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) today announced plans to release its second quarter 2007 results on Tuesday, July 31, 2007 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, Crown Castle has scheduled a conference call for Wednesday, August 1, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. eastern time. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 303-262-2190 and asking for the Crown Castle call at least 10 minutes prior to the start time or live over the Internet by logging on to the web at www.crowncastle.com.
Stay Agreement With City of Nashua Expires Without Reaching Comprehensive Settlement
MERRIMACK, N.H., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pennichuck Corporation (Nasdaq:PNNW) today announced that its Stay Agreement with the City of Nashua, New Hampshire, has expired without the parties having reached a settlement of their eminent domain dispute. As previously disclosed, shortly after commencing a hearing before the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (the "NHPUC") in January 2007 to determine the merits of Nashua's eminent domain case, Pennichuck and Nashua announced a 120-day postponement of the proceedings in order to engage in confidential discussions regarding a possible comprehensive settlement. In May 2007, that postponement period was extended for an additional 61 days to today, July 16. In the proceedings before the NHPUC, Nashua is seeking NHPUC approval to acquire by eminent domain all or a significant portion of the assets of Pennichuck Water Works, Inc., Pennichuck's principal subsidiary. Pennichuck Water provides potable water for domestic, industrial, commercial and fire protection service to customers in Nashua and other southern New Hampshire communities.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot's Opportunity in Massachusetts Increases with Governor's Order to use Biodiesel for Winter 2007 and Beyond
OSTERVILLE, Mass., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD) announced today that under a recently passed Governor Patrick Administration Order, the State of Massachusetts agencies, starting with the Winter 2007-2008, will use bio-heat products with a minimum blend of 3 percent bio-based materials for all heating applications that use No. 2 fuel and 10 percent bio-heat blend by 2012. This move to bio-heat by the state gives Amelot the opportunity to become a principle supplier to meet the increasing regional demands focusing on the environmental concerns that Massachusetts is now leading in discussion and legislation.
Power Integrations, Inc.
Power Integrations Announces Date for Patent-Validity Trial
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Power Integrations (Pink Sheets:POWI), the leader in high-voltage analog integrated circuits for power conversion, today announced that the patent-validity trial in its lawsuit against Fairchild Semiconductor is now scheduled to begin on September 17, 2007. The trial is scheduled to last four days.
Power Integrations, Inc.
Power Integrations to Release Complete Second-Quarter Results On August 1
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Power Integrations (Pink Sheets:POWI), the leader in high-voltage analog integrated circuits for power conversion, will release complete financial results for the second quarter on Wednesday, August 1, 2007. The company will issue its results shortly after 1:00 pm Pacific time and conduct a conference call with members of the investment community beginning at 1:45 pm.
Cambridge Display Technology
Cambridge Display Technology Awarded Additional Department of Trade and Industry Grant for Work On Organic Electronics
CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, July 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cambridge Display Technology (CDT) (Nasdaq:OLED), a pioneer in the development of polymer light emitting diode (P-OLED) technology, has announced that it has been successful in its application for a 2006 Fast Track grant to develop electronic design automation software (EDA) for use in organic TFT-based (OTFT) electronic applications. This not only marks the entry of CDT into the OTFT space but will also be important in the development of displays using OTFTs, in particular flexible displays based on plastic substrates.