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Coastal Technologies, Inc.
SmartData, Inc. and Netcoast Communications, Inc. Complete Merger
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmartData, Inc. and Netcoast Communications, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NCST) announced that the merger between the two companies was completed following the approval by their respective stockholders. Additionally, the stockholders approved changing the name of the company from Netcoast Communications, Inc. to SmartData, Inc. At the opening of business on Tuesday, October 26, 2004, the merged company's (Pink Sheets:SDAI) stock symbol changed to SDAI and began trading on the over the counter bulletin board or "Pink Sheets". The company's headquarters will be located in Richfield, OH.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' November 4, 2004 Presentation at the UBS Building & Building Products CEO Investor Conference to Be Webcast Live
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will make a presentation to the investment community via a live audio webcast at the UBS Building & Building Products Investor Conference on Thursday, November 4, 2004 at 9:10 a.m. EST.
Continental Energy Corp.
Continental Energy Appoints James D. Eger to its Board of Directors
DALLAS, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Continental Energy Corporation (OTCBB:CPPXF) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed James D. Eger, its Secretary & CIO, to serve on its Board until the Company's next annual meeting of shareholders. He succeeds Gary D. Wine, who resigned early this month to pursue personal interests in Peru. The Board also appointed Mr. Eger to serve as Acting CFO.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
Third Quarter 2004 Earnings Correction
NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) third quarter of 2004 earnings release issued today, the gain on securities transactions for the third quarter of 2004 reflected in Appendix 1 should have been $0.03 per share rather than $0.12 per share. This error had no effect on reported earnings. The revised table reflecting this correction is presented below.
Sempra Energy Solutions
Sempra Energy Solutions Helps Dedicate New FDA Power Facility
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sempra Energy Solutions, the retail marketing arm of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), announced today that it, along with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), and the Department of Health and Human Services' Food and Drug Administration (FDA), dedicated a new combined heat and power generating plant at the FDA's White Oak complex in Silver Spring, Md. The facility is the nation's newest combined heat and power plant contracted under the Department of Energy's Energy Savings Performance Contracting Program (ESPC). Under ESPC programs, a private company can finance the investment of installing energy-efficient equipment with no up-front costs to the government agency.