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Cray Selects Emulex HBAs for Use With Super Computers
COSTA MESA, Calif., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the market leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs) and a leading supplier of intelligent building blocks for next generation storage networking systems, today announced that Cray, Inc. (Nasdaq:CRAY), global supercomputer leader, has selected the Emulex 2Gb/s LP9802DC Fibre Channel PCI-X HBA for use as part of the Cray X1 System. As a result, Cray customers can now benefit from the reliability and serviceability provided by Emulex's storage connectivity solutions while using Cray systems for some of the most demanding computing applications ever performed. Emulex LP9802DC Fibre Channel HBAs are immediately available for use with Cray X1 high performance computing systems.
Whistler Investments, Inc. (WHIS) to aggressively expose world markets to newly developed lithium-ion vehicles
LAS VEGAS, May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Whistler Investments Inc. (OTCBB:WHIS) (http://www.whistlerinvestments.com) -- subsidiaries, R-Electric Car Corporation (http://www.r-electriccar.com) Global Electric Corporation (http://www.globalelectric.com) and Solium Power Corporation (http://www.soliumpower.com) at the 15th Annual EarthFair Exhibition in San Diego, CA. successfully introduced the R-Car to a delegation of local and state level officials, national media and key organizers of the countries' premiere EarthFair.
Precision Castparts Corp.
Precision Castparts Corp. Extends Exchange Offer For Senior Notes
PORTLAND, Ore., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) announced today that it has extended its offer (the "Exchange Offer") to exchange up to $200,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 5.60% Senior Notes due 2013 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933 for a like principal amount of its issued and outstanding 5.60% Senior Notes due 2013 that have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Old Notes"). The Exchange Offer, which was originally scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m. New York City time on May 3, 2004, will now expire at 5:00 p.m. New York City time on May 10, 2004, unless further extended.
ICR Systems, Inc.
ICR Systems, Inc. Subsidiary Awarded Contract
ORLANDO, Fla., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ICR Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ICRX) announced today that its electrical contracting division, Meehan Electric Company, has been awarded the electrical contract for the Athens Multimodal Transportation Center. The project is being developed by the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County and the General Contractor for the project is Aldridge, Incorporated. The value for the contract is $367,000 before any additions or change orders. The project is scheduled to begin construction during the third quarter of 2004.