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AmeraMex International Inc.
AmeraMex International Inc. Continues to Build Reserves
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Charles B. Layton Sr., President of AmeraMex International Inc.(Pink Sheets:AMMX) signed another exclusive timber contract to purchase all the available timber from the Ejido Day Laguana Hanson with a potential of over 10,000,000 additional board feet from this group. Permits have been issued in contiguous sections, the first permit being 600,000 board feet for removal of the dead and dying trees. The Company has begun to harvest this section and will increase its production next week.
Pyrosequencing Extends Vacuum Prep Tool Capabilities and Introduces new Accompanying Workstation
UPPSALA, Sweden, Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pyrosequencing AB (Stockholm:PYROA) (Other OTC:PYRSF) today announced that the acclaimed Pyrosequencing(TM) Vacuum Prep Tool is now available for all 96-well format Pyrosequencing genetic analysis systems -- extending the benefits of batch processing 96 post-PCR samples in less than 15 minutes to PSQ(TM)96MA and PSQ(TM)96 System customers. The Vacuum Prep Tool is also more cost-effective due to doubling the life of the 96 filter probes within the hand-held device. Sample preparation convenience and workflow ergonomics are further improved with the introduction of the new accompanying Vacuum Prep Workstation. The bench-top Workstation consists of a Vacuum Prep Tool in combination with the new Worktable, which contains strategically placed solution troughs, an integrated vacuum pressure gauge and a storage position for the Vacuum Prep Tool. The new Worktable is available as an upgrade package for previously purchased Vacuum Prep Tools.
Viscount Systems Inc.
Viscount Receives BC Hydro Order
BURNABY, B.C., Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viscount Systems Inc. (OTCBB:VSYS) President and CEO Stephen Pineau is pleased to announce The Company has received an order from BC Hydro for $58,000 of telecommunications equipment. It is the largest order so far as a result of Viscount's acquisition of Sigma Data Systems in June 2002.
New Members of SCA Board of Directors
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SCA's (Other OTC:SVCBF) Nomination Committee has decided to propose to the Annual General Meeting that Indra Asander and Rolf Borjesson be elected new members of the Board of Directors. Erik Engstrom has declined continued assignment as a member of the Board since this cannot be combined with his current activities.
New Head of Marketing, Sales and Customer Service at Volvo Car
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gerry Keaney has been appointed Senior Vice President and new head of Marketing, Sales and Customer Service at Volvo Car Corporation. He succeeds Dieter Laxy who has decided to retire after four years in this position and 12 years with Volvo (Nasdaq:VOLVY) in total and more than 35 years in the international automotive industry.
Kinetic Networks, Inc.
Kinetic Networks Announces New Data Integration Capabilities for its MicroStrategy 7i-based Solutions
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kinetic Networks, Inc., a premier provider of business intelligence applications, today announced the availability of two new adapters for its solutions based on MicroStrategy 7i(tm), the business intelligence platform from MicroStrategy(r) Incorporated (Nasdaq:MSTR). The new Broadvision Incorporated (Nasdaq:BVSN) and Art Technology Group Incorporated (Nasdaq:ARTG) adapters will allow customers to seamlessly integrate web log activity with their dynamic content and make this information available for management analysis. These adapters strengthen Kinetic Networks' three pre-packaged solutions: iFusion Marketing, iFusion Merchandising and iFusion Web Sales Analysis.
Virage Enables Enhanced Video Services on the Indiana Telecommunications Network
SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 26, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE) today announced that the Indiana Higher Education Telecommunication System (IHETS) is launching a wide range of Virage(r)-powered video services to customers on the Indiana Telecommunications Network (ITN), the largest and most diverse telecommunications network in Indiana. IHETS provides telecommunications services to colleges and universities, K-12 schools, public libraries, state government offices and other public institutions in Indiana.