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Skanska to construct biomedical research center in US for SEK 1.2 billion
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska has been awarded the construction management contract for a biomedical research center in Baltimore, Maryland. The contract, amounting to SEK 1.2 billion (USD 166 M), is included in order bookings for the third quarter of 2004. The customer is the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH).
SABMILLER -- US site visit video interviews
LONDON, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SABMILLER -- investor and analyst US site visit. Yesterday SABMiller held a seminar for investors and analysts at Miller Brewing Company in Wisconsin where it updated the financial community on Miller's three-year turnaround programme which is at the halfway point.
Scientific Industries, Inc. Reports 290% Increase in Net Income for Fiscal Year 2004
BOHEMIA, N.Y., Sept. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scientific Industries, Inc. (OTCBB:SCND) reported today significantly higher net income of $248,700 ($.26 per basic share) for fiscal year ended June 30, 2004 as compared to $63,800 ($.07 per basic share) for fiscal year ended June 30, 2003, resulting from higher sales and lower production costs.
A Strange Young Hero, Evil Men, and Magical Creatures -- New Fantasy Novel Takes Readers to the Secret Land of Boovarians
TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wally Wizzlatch was the object of ridicule in school. Even as a child, he was stocky with incongruous physical appearance that it was no exaggeration to liken him to the Neanderthal man. Mentally gifted, Wally learned to deal with the derision and focus on pursuing knowledge. In one of his scientific experiments, Wally is unexpectedly transported to a strange foreign land unknown to the rest of the world, the Dome of Entropy. There he meets an erudite old man who reveals Wally's destiny and tremendous responsibility. When evil forces threaten to wreak havoc on the Dome and the rest of our world, Wally and his newfound friends must find a way to save both worlds. D.R. Caesarson's new science fiction and fantasy novel Scion of the Stone takes readers to a hidden realm wherein lies a mysterious land inhabited by fascinating magical creatures.
Xcelplus Brings the Original Slick 50 Formula Back to Market
SALUDA, Va., Sept. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Xcelplus International (Pink Sheets:XLPI). Xcelplus International (http://xcelplus.com) clarifies its stance in the specialty chemicals and lubricant marketplace, offering the original formula to the best-selling auto engine treatment in the U.S., when marketed under the Slick 50 label.