Kurita Water Industries Wins Agency of Natural Resources and Energy Director-General's Award in the 2019 Energy Conservation Grand Prize for Improved Heat Transfer Efficiency Through Dropwise Condensation Technology
TOKYO, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (TOKYO: 6370) (Head Office: Nakano-ku, Tokyo; President: Michiya Kadota; hereinafter “Kurita”) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Agency of Natural Resources and Energy Director-General's Award in the Product and Business Model category of the 2019 Energy Conservation Grand Prize organized by The Energy Conservation Center, Japan (backed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry). The prize was awarded for the improved heat transfer efficiency through Kurita’s Dropwise Condensation Technology. This marks the second time Kurita has been recognized in the Energy Conservation Grand Prize, after winning the Energy Conservation Center Chairman’s Award for its DReeM Polymer™ technology in 2017.
The Energy Conservation Grand Prize recognizes exemplary energy conservation initiatives on the part of business operators and sites, as well as products and business models that demonstrate excellent energy conservation. The endeavor is organized to expand awareness of energy conservation in Japan, encourage the widespread adoption of energy-saving products, and help build an energy conservation-oriented society. In the 2019 Energy Conservation Grand Prize a total of 52 themes were identified for recognition, with the Agency of Natural Resources and Energy Director-General's Award in the Product and Business Model category going to five recipients.
TOKYO, Jan 17 (Bernama-AsiaNet) -- -Merger Aimed at Strengthening Lifestyle-related Logistics Services-
Three Nippon Express Group companies in Italy--Nippon Express Italia Srl, a Milan-based Italian subsidiary of Nippon Express Co., Ltd., Franco Vago SpA (hereinafter "Franco Vago"), and Traconf Srl (hereinafter "Traconf") --were merged to form Nippon Express Italia SpA (Head Office: Florence; President: Arnaldo Vivoli) on January 1, 2020.
COCONUT CREEK, Fla., Jan 17 (Bernama) -- Willis Lease Finance Corporation (Nasdaq: WLFC) announced today that it has entered into a ConstantAccess™ agreement with Scandinavian Airlines System whereby the Company will guarantee availability of CFM56-5C engines to cover requirements due to both planned and unplanned removals of engines powering the airline's fleet of eight A340 aircraft.
“Over the next 36 months, as we transition into our new fleet of latest technology and most fuel efficient Airbus A350 aircraft, the Willis Lease ConstantAccess™ product will play a critical role providing SAS with a seamless and very efficient engine support transition service,” said Niklas Hårdänge, Vice President of Fleet Management for SAS.
LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- SNOMED International recently presented its Award for Excellence and Lifetime Achievement Award at its Awards Gala held in conjunction with the SNOMED CT Expo 2019 hosted in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last October. Award recipients are nominated from among the community to recognize exceptional contributors to the evolution and ongoing guardianship of SNOMED CT.
The Award for Excellence is given for outstanding contribution to the improvement of SNOMED CT and its successful implementation in health and social care. In 2019, this award was presented to Dr. Mark Jurkovich. Mark’s commitment to SNOMED CT’s Dentistry Clinical Reference Group and its Special Interest Group predecessor, has made it among the most productive and successful of its kind. First established as an element of an American Dental Association cooperation agreement signed in 2012, Mark was appointed Chair and has continued to play a leadership role since that time.
BOSTON, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- Seaborn Networks, a leading developer-owner-operator of transoceanic subsea fiber optic cable systems (Seaborn), announced today new high capacity connectivity from their Seabras-1 IP Network directly into key global IX locations;
• Amsterdam - AMS-IX now live (January 6, 2020)
• Frankfurt - DE-CIX now live (January 6, 2020)
• London - LINX now live (January 6, 2020)
• San Jose - Equinix IX (SV1) live by end of January 2020
• Los Angeles - CoreSite Any2 IX (LA1) live by end January 2020
• Ashburn - Equinix IX (DC4) live by end January 2020
NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- Gain Theory, a WPP global marketing effectiveness consultancy that empowers marketers to create agile, smarter, data-informed cultures via data, technology and advanced analytics has been named a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™: Marketing Measurement and Optimization Solutions, Q1 2020. Gain Theory received the highest score possible for ten criteria including: Unified Measurement Methodology; Training and Change Management Services; Marketing Strategy Consulting; Engagement Structures; Marketing Dashboards and Reports; and Global Strategy.
The report recognizes Gain Theory’s work measuring marketing’s impact on both short and long-term business objectives and helping clients develop plans to optimize multiple objectives simultaneously. The report states: "Firms looking for more complex insights and drivers of marketing performance should put Gain Theory on their short list." Forrester notes Gain Theory’s "investments in data partnerships and machine learning to increase speed of insight." Forrester also notes Gain Theory’s deep focus on change management to help clients with the skillset development and organizational restructuring often required to activate marketing insights.
SINGAPORE, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- According to CoinEx, BSV skyrocketed 321% in a week. The market expects that BSV will lead the halving trend in 2020, pushing up the value of other tokens involved in halving.
As of January 15, 2020, according to miningpoolstats (https://miningpoolstats.stream/) Jan 15th’s data, the highest ViaBTC's BSV reaches 717.52PH/s, accounting for 54.8% of the hashrate of the BSV entire network, and a total of 40,000 BSV coins were mined, making it the mining pool with the highest hashrate.