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Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology Plc -- Interim Results
OXFORDSHIRE, U.K., July 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM), a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems for fiber optic communication networks, today announced US GAAP results for the second quarter and the six months ended July 3, 2004 (which, following the recently announced change in fiscal year end made in connection with the proposed change in corporate domicile, is also the company's fiscal year end for 2004).
Atlas Copco to acquire Baker Hughes Mining Tools
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco North America Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire Baker Hughes Mining Tools, a division of Hughes Christensen, a division of Baker Hughes Incorporated. Baker Hughes Mining Tools has annual revenues of approximately MUSD 40 (MSEK 300) and 176 employees. The purchase price has not been disclosed.
San Diego Gas & Electric
SDG&E Joins Statewide Coalition to Urge Energy Conservation
Governor Schwarzenegger invited executives of California's investor-owned utilities, energy industry agencies and representatives of business groups to Sacramento today for a roundtable discussion of ways to encourage electricity conservation. At the same time, a new statewide alert system called Flex Your Power Now! was announced. It will be used when a rapid reduction in power use is needed most. In response, SDG&E issued the following statement.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2004 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
HOUSTON, July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced plans to report earnings for the second quarter and three months ended June 30, 2004, after the market closes on Tuesday, August 3, 2004. The Company will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, August 4, 2004, to discuss the results with analysts, investors and other interested parties. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial (888) 273-9889 in the United States or (612) 332-0932 from outside the country.