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Chip Express Announces Successful Deployment of Structured ASIC Products Incorporating ParthusCeva PLL IP
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ParthusCeva, Inc. (Nasdaq:PCVA) (LSE:PCV) the leading licensor of Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores, platform-level and PLL IP to the semiconductor industry, and Chip Express, the leading manufacturer of late-stage programmable Structured ASICs, announced today the successful deployment of the Chip Express 0.18um CX5000 family of Structured ASIC products, incorporating ParthusCeva 0.18um UMC-based PLL IP.The Chip Express 0.18um CX5000 product family utilizes the combination of an advanced metal programmable Structured ASIC and optimized EDA system to implement high-performance ASIC designs. ParthusCeva's innovative metal mask programmable PLL provided the flexibility required to fulfill the 0.18um CX5000 Structured ASIC design objective of reducing application tooling costs and design turnaround time.
eSilicon Announces Successful Deployment of ASIC Chip Incorporating ParthusCeva PLL IP
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ParthusCeva, Inc. (Nasdaq:PCVA) (LSE:PCV) the leading licensor of Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores, platform-level and PLL IP to the semiconductor industry, and eSilicon Corporation, a leading fabless custom chip company, today announced the successful deployment of an ASIC chip incorporating ParthusCeva's 0.13um PLL technology.The ASIC is a 0.13um System-on-Chip comprising of an embedded processor core, USB and memory as well as ParthusCeva's 0.13um PLL. Fabricated on the TSMC 0.13um LV process, the chip was designed for a high volume ADSL modem application and is now in volume production.
Prospectus on Merger Between OM and Hex
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 20, 2003, OM AB (publ) (Other OTC:OMGPF) ("OM") and HEX Plc ("HEX") announced plans to merge. Today, the Board of Directors of OM has approved a prospectus (the "Prospectus") setting forth the terms and conditions of the offer (the "Offer") being made to the shareholders and warrant holders of HEX through which the combination between OM and HEX will be effected.
Telenor: Statoil Launches Wireless Internet at 300 Petrol Stations
OSLO, Norway, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Statoil Detaljhandel AS and Telenor (Nasdaq:TELN) today announced the launch of wireless Internet zones at 300 Statoil petrol stations throughout Norway. The deployment is one of Europe's largest Wi-Fi ("wireless fidelity") rollouts and Statoil is the first major gas station chain to offer its customers wireless access. The solution, based on industry-standard WLAN technology (Wireless Local Area Network), allows business and private users to access E-mail and Internet Services from Statoil Petrol Stations all over Norway.Wireless Internet access is a rapidly growing technology and a wide range of consumer electronics has started to ship with wireless networking built in. Aimed at both business and private users, the Telenor and Statoil alliance enters a market where 90% of the laptop PCs is expected to be Wi-Fi enabled by 2005 (Gartner Group).
San Cristobal Land Development
SCLD Celebrates First Anniversary
PANAMA CITY, Panama, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- San Cristobal Land Development (SCLD) (http://www.sancristobalsa.net) is pleased to announce its first anniversary on July 3, 2003. During its one-year history, SCLD has positioned itself as a leading Emerging Growth Real Estate (EGRE) developer in the Caribbean and Latin America. SCLD has reported one-year sales of over US$ 6,000,000 for its EGRE and Tropical Working Farm (TWF) projects in Bocas del Toro and Palmira, Panama. SCLD has successfully sold out Phases I, II and most of Phase III (over 1,000 acres) of its Bocas plantation. There is currently a waiting list for the Bocas project as well as for the 680-acre Palmira plantation near San Blas, Pamana.
Peab to build part of the E6 north of Uddevalla
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has won the contract to build one more part of E6 north of the city of Uddevalla. The client is the Swedish National Road Association and the contract amounts SEK 150 million.