LIM signs new two year iron ore sales agreement with Iron Ore Company of Canada
Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited ("LIM" or the "Company") (TSX:LIM.TO - News) is pleased to report that it has entered into a new iron ore sales agreement with the Iron Ore Company of Canada ("IOC") for the sale of all of LIM's iron ore production for the next two calendar years 2013 and 2014.
At the same time, LIM is also pleased to announce that it has entered into an off-take financing agreement with RB Metalloyd Limited ("RBM"), a leading international commodity trading house, under which LIM will receive an advance payment of US$35 million to be credited against future sales of a minimum of 3.5 million tonnes of iron ore during 2013 and 2014.
Genetic Technologies Executes Agreement With Nationwide Provider Network
Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE), is pleased to advise that it has executed an agreement with Three Rivers Provider Network, Inc. of Chula Vista, California, USA.
Three Rivers Provider Network ("TRPN") claims to be the largest supplemental PPO Network Foundation in the US, providing healthcare benefits to more than 10 million members, at more than 1 million locations nationwide.
The agreement with TRPN is the fifth such credentialing agreement executed between the Company and similar U.S. Preferred Provider Organisations ("PPOs") and increases the total number of covered lives, for which its BREVAGen™ test could be adjudicated as "in-network," to more than 23 million.
Procera Receives Multi-Million Dollar Follow-On Order for PL20000 From Tier 1 European Network Operator
Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the global network intelligence company, today announced that it has received a multi-million dollar follow-on order from a Tier 1 European network operator. This order includes multiple PacketLogic™ PL20000 systems to expand the existing deployment and provide more capacity and functionality for the operator, delivering on Procera's commitment to Intelligence Everywhere in the network. The network operator chose the PL20000 due to the superior capacity that is offered by the platform compared to competitive solutions, and is continuing its investment as its network grows.
RADCOM Wins a Multimillion Dollar LTE Deal
Sixth LTE Deal Recently
RADCOM Ltd. (RDCM), a leading service assurance provider, today announced the initial phase of a multi-million dollar, multi-year deal with a Tier 1 Asian operator.
RADCOM's end-to-end LTE monitoring solution will provide service assurance for one of the largest planned LTE deployments in the world. This is the sixth LTE contract RADCOM has entered recently; thus positioning RADCOM as a leader in the rapidly developing market for LTE monitoring and service assurance solutions.
Real Goods Solar to Power 18 Stockton Unified School District Schools and Facilities with Solar Energy
5.1 MW Project Expected to Save School District $600,000 in Energy Costs in First Year Alone
RGS Energy, the commercial and utility division of Real Goods Solar, Inc (RSOL), and Smart Energy Capital (SEC), will provide Stockton Unified School District (SUSD) with 5.1 megawatts (MW) of solar power that will bring clean energy to 18 SUSD schools and facilities in California. The solar installations are expected to save the district $600,000 in the first year, which will directly benefit school programs and services district wide.
Superconductor Technologies Announces the Receipt of Purchase Orders From Leading Multinational Industrial Companies for Conductus 2G HTS Wire
Superconductor Technologies Inc. (STI) (SCON), a world leader in the development and production of high temperature superconducting (HTS) materials and associated technologies, announces that it has recently received purchase orders from multiple customers for its Conductus(R) 2G HTS wire. The backlog from these purchase orders along with other wire shipments that STI has committed to as of April 15, 2013 are expected to exhaust production capacity until at least the third quarter of 2013.
Unilife Signs Long-Term Customization and Commercial Supply Agreement for EZMix Dual Chamber Syringe
15-Year Contract Expected to Generate up to $110 Million, with Revenue Starting Immediately Unilife to Receive a Royalty of Net Drug Sales in Exchange for Exclusivity Rights
Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS, ASX: UNS) today announced the signing of a Customization and Commercial Supply Agreement with a U.S. pharmaceutical company (the "Customer") for the EZMix™ dual-chamber syringe.
Unilife will supply the Customer with a customized device from its EZMix platform of dual-chamber delivery systems ("EZMix" or the "device") for use with a lyophilized drug (the "Drug") that requires mixing at the time of injection. The Drug, which is a proprietary version of an approved therapy, is entering late-stage clinical development with the Customer planning an accelerated pathway to U.S. regulatory approval.
UniPixel Signs Multi-Million Dollar Preferred Price and Capacity License With Major Ecosystem Partner for Its UniBoss Touch Screen Technology
PP&C Licenses Are Key in Establishing a Global UniBoss Touch Module Supply Chain for OEMs and ODMs
UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films™ to the touch screen, flexible printed electronics, and lighting and display markets, has engaged a major touch-screen ecosystem partner to facilitate the development, introduction and production of products that feature next-generation touch screens based on UniPixel's UniBoss™ pro-cap, multi-touch sensor film.
UniPixel has granted the partner a preferred price and capacity license for its UniBoss touch sensor technology. The license fees paid under the agreement will be used to build out an additional one million square feet per month of production capacity for UniBoss.
Absolute Software Announces Global Partnership with Samsung Electronics to Provide Enterprise Mobility Management and Theft Protection to GALAXY Mobile Devices
Patented Persistence Technology to be Embedded into Flagship Smartphones and Tablets to Deliver Global Enterprise Mobility Management and Theft Protection
Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX:ABT.TO - News), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops and ultra-portable devices announced today it has entered into a strategic global partnership with Samsung Electronics.
PokerTek and Carnival Corporation & plc Enter into 5-Year Contract
PokerTek, Inc. ( PTEK ) today announced the Company has renewed its contract with Carnival Corporation & plc through December 2017.
"Carnival Corporation & plc has been a great business partner over the past 6 years, and we are pleased to renew and extend our relationship with the world's largest cruise operator," said Mark Roberson, PokerTek's Chief Executive Officer.
"We look forward to providing passengers aboard Carnival Cruise Lines, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard and P&O Cruises with exceptional gaming experiences for many years to come."
H2O Innovation awarded CAD$3.7 million in contracts for municipal and industrial water treatment projects - Final delivery of a large workers' camps project - Company also expands its systems sales force
All amounts in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.
(TSXV: HEO) - H2O Innovation Inc. ("H2O Innovation" or the "Company") announces today that it was recently awarded $3.7 million in new contracts. These new contracts bring H2O Innovation's order backlog for water treatment projects to $18.6 million as of March 20, 2013.
Ballard Fuel Cell Modules to Power Fleet of 10 Clean Energy Buses in Aberdeen, Scotland
Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLD; NASDAQ: BLDP) has announced the recent signing of an agreement between Van Hool NV, Europe's fourth largest bus manufacturer, and the Transit Authority in Aberdeen, Scotland for delivery of 10 buses that will be powered by Ballard's 150 kilowatt FCvelocityTM-HD6 fuel cell module.
When deployed in revenue service, the 10-bus fleet to be operated in Aberdeen will be Europe's largest hydrogen fuel cell bus fleet. Furthermore, by early-2014 approximately 40 buses in Europe will be powered by Ballard fuel cell modules.
NewLead Holdings Ltd. Announces Signing Agreement to Acquire Properties with Estimated Coal Reserves of 18.6 Million Tons; Signing Agreement to Acquire Properties with Estimated Coal Reserves of 143.1 Million Tons and Securing 3-year Coal Supply Contracts Expected to Generate $873.5 million of Revenue
NewLead Holdings Ltd. (NEWL) ("NewLead") today announced that the Company has entered into an agreement to acquire title and excavation rights in properties containing 18.6 million tons of estimated coal reserves for $11.0 million. NewLead also entered into an agreement to acquire ownership and leasehold interests in properties containing approximately 143.1 million tons of coal for $55.0 million.
LifeMap Sciences, a Subsidiary of BioTime, Inc., Announces the Release of MalaCards Version 1.02
LifeMap Sciences, Inc., a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BTX), announced today the release of MalaCards version 1.02 on January 7. The new release is available at www.malacards.org. MalaCards is a new database of human diseases and their annotations that is modeled on the architecture and richness of the popular GeneCards® database of human genes. LifeMap Sciences holds the exclusive worldwide license to market MalaCards and GeneCards® from Yeda Research and Development Company Ltd., the commercial arm of the Weizmann Institute of Science. MalaCards contains computerized “cards” classifying information relating to a wide array of human diseases. This novel research tool will aid researchers in studying the roles of genes and cells in disease processes. MalaCards and GeneCards® were developed, and are continuously enhanced by ongoing research, by the bioinformatics team at the Department of Molecular Genetics at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, with Professor Doron Lancet, head of the Crown Human Genome Center, and team leader Marilyn Safran.
Sandvine Receives over $6.5 million in expansion orders
Sandvine, (TSX:SVC.TO ) (AIM:SAND.L ) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, today announced that it has received more than $6.5 million in follow-on Network Policy Control orders from a Top-5 Asian communications service provider. Sandvine announced initial orders from the customer in May 2012.
"This is a multi-phase project and the deployment has proceeded as expected. We are just beginning the second phase," said Tom Donnelly, COO, Sales and Global Services. "We have been able to demonstrate our ability to measure application usage on a granular basis and provide meaningful streaming video metrics based on device, display characteristics and transport quality. We will now start to expand those capabilities as well as our traffic management solution across additional network locations."
Bombardier Wins Order to Supply 35 TALENT 2 Trains
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation announced today that it will supply 35 BOMBARDIERTALENT 2 electric multiple units and a strategic spare part package to Abellio Rail NRW GmbH. The trains will operate on the Saale-Thuringia-South Harz network in Germany. The order is valued at approximately 172 million euro ($ 226 million US).
Bombardier will supply 20 three-car and 15 five-car TALENT 2 trains. The vehicles are due to enter service in December 2015.
airBaltic Signs Firm Order for up to 20 CSeries Airliners Latvian airline transitions to an all-Bombardier fleet with the addition of CS300 jetliners to its existing fleet of Q400 NextGen aircraft A video is available at http://youtu.be/KNh-L8ZKAEM
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that airBaltic has signed a firm purchase agreement to acquire 10 all-new Bombardier CS300 airliners. The Riga, Latvia-based airline also has purchase rights on a further 10 CS300 aircraft. The purchase agreement represents the conversion to firm orders of a Letter of Intent (LOI), announced at the Farnborough Air Show on July 10, 2012. The LOI also included the purchase rights on the 10 additional CS300 aircraft.
Playboy selects Amaya for Online Gaming
Amaya Gaming Group Inc. ("Amaya" or the "Corporation") (TSXV:AYA.V - News), an entertainment solutions provider for the regulated gaming industry, is pleased to announce a global licensing agreement with Playboy Enterprises ("Playboy") through which Amaya and Playboy will collaborate and develop online gaming initiatives in poker and lottery featuring the iconic Playboy brand in selected territories where permitted around the world. Detailed development and marketing initiatives are underway and initial roll-out is anticipated to begin in early 2013.
Xplore Announces Multi Million Dollar Military Purchase Order
Xplore Technologies Corp. (XPLR) (“Xplore” or the “Company”), a manufacturer of award-winning rugged tablet PCs, announced today that it received a multi-million dollar purchase order for the U.S. military. The purchase order is for over 900 of the Company’s iX104C5M rugged Windows tablets. Delivery of the products is expected to occur over the next several months.
“We are extremely pleased to announce receipt of the largest single military order in our history,” stated Philip S. Sassower, Xplore’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We believe the value proposition of our rugged tablet computer should make it the device of choice for military field applications. We believe that this purchase order is an initial indication of our potential in the military sector.”
U.S. Bank Partners with Mitek for Mobile Photo Bill Pay; Will Launch to Consumers in Early 2013
U.S. Bank, fifth-largest bank in the United States and lead bank of U.S. Bancorp (USB), and Mitek Systems (MITK), a leading mobile imaging software solutions provider and the pioneer of Mobile Deposit® technology, have entered into a strategic mobile technology partnership to offer Mitek’s Mobile Photo Bill Pay™ product to U.S. Bank customers.
Mobile Photo Bill Pay will allow U.S. Bank customers to set up bill payments by simply snapping a picture of their paper bill using their camera-enabled smartphone or tablet. The new feature eliminates the need to manually enter biller and payment information, and allows the customer to make bill payments directly from their mobile device.
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