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Lantronix Networking Technology Wins EDN Innovation of the Year Award
IRVINE, Calif., April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq:LTRX), a leader in device networking today announced that its XPort(r) Architect(tm) (AR) with Evolution(tm) Networking Operating System (NOS) was awarded the EDN Innovation of the Year award at the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose on April 4, 2006. Selected as the most innovative embedded system in 2005, XPort AR is an embedded processor module that goes beyond simple network connectivity and provides manufacturers an unprecedented level of device intelligence to the network. This exclusive award specifically honors outstanding engineering innovation and invention in electronic products and technologies. Lantronix XPort AR was one of hundreds of products considered and was chosen as the winner by the EDN Editorial Advisory Board, EDN editors, and readers.
CONTECH Stormwater Solutions Inc.
Stormwater360 Becomes CONTECH Stormwater Solutions Inc.
WEST CHESTER, Ohio, April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CONTECH Construction Products Inc., the parent company of Stormwater360, has recently realigned its product lines to better serve its customers. As part of that strategy, CONTECH Stormwater Solutions has been created to offer the full array of stormwater treatment and detention products previously offered by Stormwater360 and CONTECH Construction Products.
Head N.V. Announces Date of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Head N.V. (NYSE:HED) (VSX:HEAD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announces date of the Annual General Meeting of shareholders and the filing of its annual report. The Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Head N.V. will be held on Wednesday, 24th May at 13:00 hours (local time) at the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel, Schiphol Boulevard 101, 1118 BG Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Details concerning the agenda, the right to attend, and how to exercise rights at the Annual General Meeting will be available on Tuesday 2nd May. The Annual General Meeting will not be open to members of the general public.
Metso Supplies Equipment to Pfleiderer's Fiberboard Line in Poland
HELSINKI, Finland, April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Panelboard will supply equipment for Pfleiderer MDF Sp.z.o.o.'s medium-density fiberboard line in Grajewo, Poland. The new MDF line is scheduled for start-up in mid 2007. The value of the order is EUR 20 million, and it is included in Metso Panelboard's first quarter orderbook.
TDC A/S: Holding of Own Shares
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pursuant to Section 204.33 of the New York Stock Exchange Listed Company Manual, this is to report that TDC A/S on March 31, 2006 held 283,821 of its own shares of DKK 5, corresponding to a total nominal value of DKK 1,419,105 or 0.14 % of the total share capital.
TDC rated BB-
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TDC's credit rating has been changed by Standard & Poor's on April 11, 2006. TDC's rating was lowered to "BB-" for its long term corporate credit with a Stable outlook from "BB" with negative outlook. TDC's new Senior Secured Facility (cf. TDC's Stock Exchange Release no. 17 of March 3, 2006) was assigned "BB-". TDC's senior unsecured long-term rating on the existing EMTN bonds was lowered to "B" from "BB" reflecting the downgrade of the corporate credit rating and the legal subordination of the debt versus the new Senior Secured Facility. TDC's short term credit rating is unchanged at "B".