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Vengroff, Williams & Associates, Inc.
Strengthening Vengroff, Williams & Associates Executive Management Team Reinforces the Company's Position as Global Leader of Receivable Management BPO Solutions
GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Feb. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vengroff, Williams & Associates, a leading provider of receivable management and business process outsourcing solutions, today announced the appointment of Greg Stewart as North American Vice President of Operations for the Direct to Retail Division and Ron Bianco as North American Vice President of Quality Training and Development. With nearly 30 years of combined experience as executives in the technology industry, Stewart and Bianco bring significant strategic and operational expertise to the VWA executive management team.
Energy and Power Solutions, Inc
Energy and Power Solutions, Inc. Completes 260 kW Cogeneration Plant for Qycell Corporation
ONTARIO, Calif., Feb. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Energy and Power Solutions, Inc., an energy solutions company, today announced that it successfully completed the development, installation and startup of a 260 kW cogeneration plant for Qycell Corporation, a foam manufacturing plant in Ontario, California. Qycell Corporation is dedicated to producing and selling a full line of cross-linked polyethylene foam materials including chemical cross-link, irradiated cross-link, micro-cellular bun, and related products to distributors, fabricators, and industrial end-users throughout North America. Energy and Power Solutions, Inc. (EPS) provides financially integrated energy solutions for its customers throughout the country.
Dialysis Corporation of America
Dialysis Corporation of America Announces Acquisition of Virginia Dialysis Center
LINTHICUM, Md., Feb. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dialysis Corporation of America (Nasdaq:DCAI) announced the acquisition of a dialysis center in Kilmarnock, VA. The center, located about 30 miles southeast of DCA's Warsaw center, has a total of 17 treatment stations, and an anticipated initial patient census of between 35 and 45 patients. The company, through a joint venture established with a local nephrologist who has a minority position in the center, purchased the assets of the facility from DaVita Inc. Kilmarnock was one of six areas under current development for DCA. This acquisition eliminates the need for the company to build a center, and incur potential start-up costs associated with new facilities, and allows the company to begin operations earlier than anticipated.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Petroleum Declares Dividend
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) said today that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.36 per share on common stock payable April 15, 2006, to stockholders of record on March 10, 2006.
Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions
Photo Release -- Dick Bruna: a Modern Dutch Master
NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Following in the footsteps of the Dutch Masters Rembrandt van Rijn, Piet Mondrian and Vincent van Gogh, the world famous artist Dick Bruna is going to have his own museum. Within Holland's powerful, visual traditions of the 17th century, Dick Bruna has developed a powerful, visual style that has made him what he is today: A modern Dutch Master. From February 18, 2006, Bruna's entire work will have a permanent home in the dick bruna huis in Utrecht.