latest news releases from the newsroom
Scottish Power PLC
ScottishPower Reappoints Non-Executive Director
GLASGOW, U.K., Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ScottishPower (NYSE:SPI) (LSE:SPW) today announced the return of Philip Carroll Jnr. to its Board as a Non-executive Director, five months after he temporarily resigned to help rebuild the infrastructure of post-war Iraq.
The North Sea Scenario
LONDON, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- EyeforEnergy, a division of First Conferences Ltd, is delighted to be able to disclose the latest details of its North Sea Decommissioning Event 2004, which is to take place in Aberdeen next February.
EyeforEnergy Focus 2004
LONDON, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- EyeforEnergy, a division of London-based First Conferences, a world leader in informative conferences on the cutting edge of emerging issues, is pleased to announce its calendar of events for 2004. A series of ground-breaking, industry-driven conferences is planned to enable business leaders to address and overcome the challenges facing today's Energy industry.
NCC to remodel railway yard in Kolback for SEK 205 million
SOLNA, Sweden, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC has been commissioned by the Swedish Railway Administration to remodel the railway yard in Kolback for SEK 205 million. The assignment entails turnkey responsibility from the early inquiry stage up to deployment of the facility.
Peab to build a new motorway in Dalarna
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has won the contract to build 12 kilometres new motorway from Falun to Ornas in the county of Dalarna. The client is the Swedish National Road Association and the contract amounts SEK 300 million.
COLT Telecom Group plc
COLT Secures Major Financial Customers For Managed IP VPN Service
LONDON, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- COLT Telecom Group plc (Nasdaq:COLT) (LSE:CTM) has significantly strengthened its position in the European IP Virtual Private Network market, having signed over 300 of SWIFT's financial services members across Europe in just 8 months. COLT has a multi-million euro contract with SWIFT, an industry body that supplies secure messaging services to 7,000 financial companies worldwide.
Ahold appoints Jim Lawler as Chief Human Resource Officer
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Ahold (NYSE:AHO)(Other OTC:AHODF) Corporate Executive Board today announced it has appointed Jim Lawler as Chief Human Resource Officer, effective immediately. He succeeds Arthur Brouwer, who was recently appointed Chief Business Support Officer.