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Pride International, Inc.
Pride International to Present At the 36th Annual Howard Weil Energy Conference
HOUSTON, April 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pride International, Inc. (NYSE:PDE) today announced that Louis A. Raspino, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, will address attendees at the 36th Annual Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Raspino is scheduled to present on Wednesday, April 9, 2008 at 8:50 a.m. CDT.
ICU Medical, Inc.
ICU Medical, Inc. Announces Time of First Quarter 2008 Earnings Call
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., April 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ICU Medical, Inc., (Nasdaq:ICUI), a leading low cost manufacturer of safe medical connectors, custom medical products and critical care devices, today announced the time of its first quarter 2008 earnings release conference call.
Legend Media, Inc.
Legend Media Secures Private Placement to Support Rapid China Advertising Growth
BEIJING, April 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Legend Media, Inc. (OTCBB:LEGE), a rapidly growing advertising business focused on the Chinese radio market, today announced it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with an institutional investor for $5,000,000 of gross proceeds in a private placement of its convertible preferred stock and warrants to purchase shares of the Company's common stock.
Alternative Construction Technologies, Inc.
Alternative Construction Technologies Signs Exclusive Supplier Agreement for Its ACTech Structural Insulated Panels
MELBOURNE, Fla., April 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Alternative Construction Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ACCY) announced today that it has entered into an exclusive supplier agreement with Force 5 Structures, LLC of Florida. Force 5 is an "off-site" builder of pre-engineered or custom built modular buildings. Force 5 will use the Alternative Construction Technologies' (ACT) ACTech(r) Panel system exclusively as its structural wall and roof components in connection with its easily transportable concrete floor and foundation technology. The combination of technologies is designed to address many of the challenges faced by governments and consumers with various types of building needs in coastal and desert regions where severe weather phenomena and daily or seasonal vacillations in temperatures exist. The combination in technology is designed to provide school boards, new home buyers, commercial enterprise and government procurement officers readily available solutions for rapidly constructed, easily commissioned, weather resilient buildings that are Class-1 fire rated and provide excellent energy efficiency, often resulting in up to 70% monthly energy savings. The combination in technologies is expected to receive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), EnergyStar and Florida BuildSmart certifications and provide eligibility for certain insurance discounts. The targeted customers include school boards and municipalities seeking compliance with new green building mandates and public interest.