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Homeland Security Technology, Inc.
Homeland Security Technology, Inc. and Digital Force Technologies Join Forces in Homeland Defense Technology Alliance
DEL MAR, Calif., , Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Homeland Security Technology Inc. (Pink Sheets:HSTJ) announced today that it has entered into a technology development agreement with rapid tactical engineering firm Digital Force Technologies, Inc. of San Diego, California. Founded in 1999 by Mechanical Engineer, Justin MacLaurin, DFT has been adapting Commercial-Off-The-Shelf Technology (COTS) into hardened military applications as well as designing and manufacturing other defense related technology for the US Special Operations Community.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
District Court Awards Integra LifeSciences $6.37 Million in Damages
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced that the United States District Court for the Southern District of California, ruling in the case Integra LifeSciences (et. al.) vs. Merck KGaA, et. al., has ordered Merck KgaA to pay Integra LifeSciences $6.37 million in damages. Integra has filed a motion requesting pre- and post-judgment interest.
Anoto Group to Restructure and Reduce Its Staff
LUND, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The purpose of Anoto's restructuring initiative is to ensure a more efficient, transparent organization. The change stems from the desire on the part of Anoto's partners to assume greater responsibility for developing and introducing new products, as well as the company's strategic goal of focusing on technology solutions. As a result, the company will reduce its staff and issue notices of termination to some ten employees.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone Start means all-time low fixed network calls for all Vodafone's consumers
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A month ago Vodafone launched the cheapest mobile telephony service yet for fixed line calls for customers under 26. It was a resounding success and Vodafone is now following it up with a new subscription form - Vodafone Start -- which offers Vodafone's consumer customers the chance to make fixed line calls for only SEK 0.10/minute evenings and weekends. This is the first mobile telephony subscription with a per-minute price for fixed line calls that is even lower than some fixed network subscriptions.
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.