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Cree Announces Corporate Conversion to LED Lighting
DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq:CREE), a leader in LED solid-state lighting components, today announced plans to convert all lighting at its Durham headquarters and manufacturing facility to LED lighting and released the results of the first phase of the conversion. The parking lots, entryways, lobby and conference rooms at Cree's headquarters building are now 100-percent lit by energy-efficient, environmentally friendly XLamp(r) LEDs. Cree's LED Workplace(tm) conversion validates the energy savings, quality of light and reality that LED lighting is now a viable option for business and residential consumers.
OceanFirst Financial Corp.
OceanFirst Financial Corp. to Present At Bank Investor Conferences
TOMS RIVER, N.J., Nov. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- OceanFirst Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:OCFC), the holding company for OceanFirst Bank, today announced it will be presenting at two bank investor conferences. The Company will present at the Community Bank Investor Conference on November 2, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. This conference is sponsored by America's Community Bankers. The Company will also present at the Sandler O'Neill & Partners, LP Financial Services Conference on November 13, 2007 at 7:10 a.m. Eastern Time.
Accelerated Building Concepts Corporation
Accelerated Building Concepts Announces Contract with National Semi-Trailer Corporation
MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 1, 2007 (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 (SIPs) structures, announced today the commencement of the National Semi-Trailer Corporation World Headquarters in Orlando, Florida. The $671,500 contract lists for less than $95.00 per square foot. The office structure features approximately 8,000 square feet with vaulted ceilings in its lobby and a multimedia boardroom. The World Headquarters design features modular, green, and energy efficient design concepts.
Orbit International Corp.
Orbit International Corp. to Report 2007 Third Quarter Results and Conduct Conference Call On Thursday, November 8th
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Orbit International Corp. (Nasdaq:ORBT), an electronics manufacturer and software solution provider, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2007 on Thursday, November 8, 2007, before the opening of the stock market.