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Force Protection, Inc. Hires Vice President
CHARLESTON, S.C., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Force Protection, Inc. (OTCBB:FRCP) announced today the appointment of Murray Hammick to the position of Vice President, Project Management. Mr. Hammick will report directly to Michael Watts, the Company's CEO. In this capacity, Mr. Hammick will oversee and coordinate all projects at both Force Protection and its wholly owned subsidiary, Technical Solutions Group.
Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc.
Universal Stainless Exits Auction for Fort Wayne Plant of Slater Steel
BRIDGEVILLE, Pa., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:USAP) reported today that it exited yesterday's auction for the assets of the idled Fort Wayne, Indiana specialty steel bar facility of Slater Steels Corporation, after the bid exceeded the Company's estimated value of the assets. Slater Steels Corporation and its parent company Slater Steel Inc. (TSX:SSI.TO), of Mississsauga, Ontario, Canada both filed for bankruptcy protection in 2003.
Neoware to Present at Roth Capital Partners Conference
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of software, services and thin client appliances, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Roth Capital Partners 16th Annual Growth Stock Conference.
NRG Entertainment Inc. Announces Negotiations with Recording Artist `Solomon'
BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- N.R.G. Entertainment, Inc. (Other OTC:NRET), announced today that it is negotiating with Irish recording artist, Solomon, for their next recording. Solomon's first recording was produced by Steve Brown, a world-class producer known for his production work with, among others, George Michael and the Cult. Solomon is currently enjoying a top ten radio hit in Ireland (number 2 on the Irish radio charts).
Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2003
LOS GATOS, Calif., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), an innovative provider of software for mobile enterprise applications, reported the financial results for the three and nine months ended December 31, 2003. The Company demonstrated its commitment to profitability with a near operating breakeven performance in the quarter. The Company reduced its net loss in the three and nine month periods in 2003 versus 2002 by 88% and 33% respectively. Semotus also reduced its cash burn by 63% in the comparable nine month period of 2003 versus 2002.
FindProfit.com Publishes Special Semiconductor Outlook Report
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% documented return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Semiconductor Sector Outlook 2.0," the ninth special report in the FindProfit Expert Insight Series. Among the companies profiled are Analog Devices (NYSE:ADI) and Harmonic (Nasdaq:HLIT).
Atea came out of 2003 even stronger
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atea, the Nordic region's leading one-stop supplier of IT products and related services, has during the fourth quarter 2003 improved the result by 20 percent before taxes compared with the same period in 2002. The result for the financial year was affected by the general terms of the market, e.g. prices declining by 20 percent in average.
Haldex receives lift system order from BT Industries
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hydraulic Systems, a division in the Haldex group, has received an order from BT Industries -- a part of Toyota Industries -- regarding lift systems for a new forklift truck series. The awarded business is worth 50 MSEK and runs over three years