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Universal Salvage plc
Universal Salvage plc: Director Shareholding
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 2, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Universal Salvage plc ("the Company") has been notified that Mr. Jonathan C. Cook, Finance & Operations Director, acquired 50,000 ordinary 10 pence shares at 1.00 Pound per share on Friday, 29 November 2002.
Alera Technologies Applauds the Release of the New Specification for Multimedia Albums and Playlists
VAN NUYS, Calif., Dec. 2, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced Optical Recording Solutions, announced that it has joined Eastman Kodak Company, Hewlett-Packard Company, Imation Corporation, Oak Technology, Inc., Royal Philips Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Sonic Solutions, Inc., Verbatim Corporation and other industry leaders in supporting the new MPV open specification for handling and interchange of digital photo, video and audio released by the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA).
Micronic Sigma7300 Laser Pattern Generator Combines Resolution and Throughput to Lower the Cost of Photomasks
TABY, Sweden, Dec. 2, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micronic Laser Systems AB (Stockholm:MICR), a leading manufacturer of laser pattern generation equipment for the semiconductor and display industries, today introduced the Sigma7300, a laser pattern generator with resolution and pattern accuracy targeted for volume production at the 90 and 65 nm technology nodes. The tool offers cutting-edge resolution capable of writing photomasks for critical layers in short write times to reduce turnaround and lower the cost of masks.
AvestaPolarit's Position Regarding the Degerfors Melting Shop and Its Discussions with Carl Bennet
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 2, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- AvestaPolarit (Stockholm:AVPO) has a general principle of not publicly commenting on any rumours or business negotiations in which it is involved. However, in view of the forthcoming interpellation debate in the Riksdag (Swedish Parliament) on Tuesday, December 3, and the recurrence of inaccurate or misleading information concerning the discussions between Mr. Carl Bennet and AvestaPolarit, we would like to issue the following statement: