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FieldTurf Reaches 2500 Installations Worldwide With Installation At Boca Raton Community High School
BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- FieldTurf, the world leader in artificial turf surfacing, has recently completed its 2500th installation at Boca Raton Community High School. The new and improved Bobcats Stadium will not only play host to football games, but will now be able to accommodate soccer and lacrosse teams, as well as some community events, because of the school's decision to have the high performance FieldTurf system installed.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue to Webcast Presentation At the 2008 JPMorgan Aviation and Transportation Conference
NEW YORK, March 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) announced today that it will webcast a presentation given by JetBlue's CEO, Dave Barger, at the JPMorgan Aviation and Transportation Conference on March 18, 2008. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:45 p.m. ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on JetBlue's investor relations website at the following web address:
Alternative Construction Technologies, Inc.
Alternative Construction Technologies Appoints Plant Manager
MELBOURNE, Fla., March 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Alternative Construction Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ACCY) announced today that it has appointed Mr. Bob Williamson as its Plant and Production Manager. Mr. Williamson's history spans thirty-four years of diversified, high level experience in plant management, manufacturing design, production and personnel management. Over thirty-two years of that experience is with the largest and most profitable United States producer of passenger and freight elevators. His work experience was solidified in a manufacturing environment of "mass customization" and automated production methods to meet diverse customer specifications while minimizing costs. The work performed included the use of a broad range of materials, systems and production processes -- including electronic, electrical, hydraulics and the fabrication of sheet and structural steel. Over the course of his career he has held several management positions in engineering and production departments. Engineering positions included manufacturing engineering, plant engineering, test engineering (electrical/electronics), and contract design engineering. Production positions included "focused" factory group management, plant management including financial responsibilities, and design production. Accomplishments include bringing several production factions from chronic past due status to on-time performance, the development of computer based office automation and information systems, turning a manufacturing plant from chronic losses to profitability, significant cycle time reductions and significant productivity gains in both front office and factory floor operations.