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Sitestar Introduces New Version of SurfBoost
LYNCHBURG, Va., Oct. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SurfBoost(TM) Web Acceleration Service has added two new break-through technologies to its standard service: e-mail acceleration and pop-up ad blocking. SurfBoost is a trademark and wholly-owned entity of Sitestar Corporation (OTCBB:SYTE), an Internet and technology holding company.
Volvo invests in U.S. powertrain facility
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AB Volvo (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK), one of the world's largest producers of heavy-duty diesel engines, today announced that Volvo Powertrain will make its U.S. facility in Hagerstown, Maryland, the Centre of Excellence for the North American market. A four-year investment program will prepare the facility for delivering the next-generation diesel engine family for the Volvo Group's two North American truck brands - Mack and Volvo.
Neoware to Sponsor iForum 2003
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning software, services and thin client appliances, today announced that the company will sponsor iForum(tm) 2003, being held in Orlando, Florida from October 13-16, 2003 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Neoware joins Dell, HP, Microsoft and others as a Platinum sponsor of iForum, the highest level of sponsorship available.
Hydro and Talum with new metal supply agreement
OSLO, Norway, Oct. 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hydro Aluminium has entered into a long-term purchase agreement with the Slovenian aluminium producer Talum for foundry alloy casthouse products. Talum will supply Hydro with an average of 70,000 tonnes of foundry alloy products per year over the next seven years. This new supply contract comes in addition to the ongoing agreement under which Hydro annually purchases approximately 50,000 tonnes of extrusion ingot from Talum.