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Genomatica Wins 2014 Bioeconomy Leadership Award
SAN DIEGO, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Genomatica has been selected as the winner of the 2014 Bioeconomy Leadership Award. The Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (SBFC) chose Genomatica as the company that has significantly advanced the development of a renewable resource-based fuels and chemicals economy. Genomatica will be honored at an award ceremony on May 1, 2014 ...
Source : GlobeNewswire
Mauritius: 'Biotechnology is double-edged sword'
Pointe-aux-Piments, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian Health Minister Lormus Bundhoo has described biotechnology as a double-edged sword which has great benefits and also the potential to cause harm, if used in an irresponsible manner. He was speaking Wednesday at the opening of a two-day international conference organised by the Board of Investment (BOI) in Pointe aux Piments, northern Mauritius, ...
Source : Pan African News Agency
Commissioners adjust contract for Atari landfill dig
April 24--@LX_Quintana City commission adjusted the contract with Fuel Industries for the Atari dig, again. At Tuesday's regular commission meeting, the commission was presented with another request from Fuel Industries concerning Atari's E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial video game dig, set to begin Saturday at the site of the old Alamogordo landfill. At the April 6 meeting, the city required Fuel ...
Source : Alamogordo Daily News (NM)
Macon Water Authority reports Saturday sewage spill
April 24--For the second time in three weeks, the Macon Water Authority has reported a major raw sewage spill from its Broadway Lift Station. An estimated 31,640 gallons of sewage spilled into a ditch, which leads to the Ocmulgee River, for about 10 minutes shortly after noon Saturday, according to a report from Heather Veal, the authority's capacity, management, operation and maintenance ...
Source : Macon Telegraph (GA)
Modification/Amendment - Landfill Services at Camp Lejeune Landfill and Closed Senads Ferry Landfill
Document Type: Modification/Amendment Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Location: Department of the Navy, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic, ROICC Camp Lejeune Classification Code: S - Utilities and housekeeping services Subject: Landfill Services at Camp Lejeune Landfill and Closed Senads Ferry Landfill Solicitation Number: N4008514R7709 Contact: Kelly Cannon 910-451-2582 ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Award Notice - Fertilizer 25-0-10, Quantico Natl Cem
Document Type: Award Notice Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Location: Department of Veterans Affairs, VA National Cemetery Administration Centralized Contracting Division, Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration Classification Code: 87 - Agricultural supplies Subject: Fertilizer 25-0-10, Quantico Natl Cem Solicitation Number: VA78614Q0165 Internet Link: ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Award Notice - Sewer Lift Station for Whitebreast Beach - Lake Red Rock Project
Document Type: Award Notice Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Location: Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, USACE District, Rock Island Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Subject: Sewer Lift Station for Whitebreast Beach - Lake Red Rock Project Solicitation Number: W912EK14T0069 Internet Link: ...
Source : FedBizOpps
CONTRACT AWARD - 87-- Fertilizer 25-0-10, Quantico Natl Cem
Notice Type: CONTRACT AWARD Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office: VA National Cemetery Administration Centralized Contracting Division Location: DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS NATIONAL CEMETERY ADMINISTRATION Office Address: DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, NCA CONTRACTING SERVICE, 75 BARRETT HEIGHTS RD. SUITE 309, STAFFORD VA 22556 Classification Code: 87 - Agricultural supplies Subject: 87-- ...
Source : FedBizOpps
CONTRACT AWARD - 46-- Reverse Osmosis (RO) Membrane
Notice Type: CONTRACT AWARD Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office: Naval Supply Systems Command Location: NAVSUP FLEET LOGISTICS CENTER NORFOLK Office Address: DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY, NAVAL SUPPLY SYSTEMS COMMAND, NAVSUP FLEET LOGISTICS CENTER NORFOLK, GREAT LAKES OFFICE, GREAT LAKES, IL 60088 Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Subject: 46-- Reverse Osmosis (RO) ...
Source : FedBizOpps
CONTRACT AWARD - 46-- Sewer Lift Station for Whitebreast Beach - Lake Red Rock Project
Notice Type: CONTRACT AWARD Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE DISTRICT, ROCK ISLAND Office Address: DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, USACE DISTRICT, ROCK ISLAND, P.O. BOX 2004, CLOCK TOWER BUILDING, ATTN: CEMVR-CT, ROCK ISLAND, IL 61204-2004 Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Subject: 46-- ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Presolicitation Notice - Development of Genomic and Immunological Approaches to Pathogen Detection.
Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office Address: Department of Homeland Security; Office of the Chief Procurement Officer; Office of Procurement Operations; Washington DC 20528 Subject: Development of Genomic and Immunological Approaches to Pathogen Detection. Classification Code: A - Research & Development Contact: Michael E. Jones, Contracting Officer, Phone ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Combine Solicitation - 46-- CELL AND VALVE ASSE
Notice Type: Combine Solicitation Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office Address: Defense Logistics Agency; DLA Acquisition Locations; DLA Troop Support - Medical - BSM; 334513 Subject: 46-- CELL AND VALVE ASSE Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Solicitation Number: SPE8E814T2154 Contact: Questions regarding this solicitation should be emailed to dibbsBSM@dla.mil ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Combine Solicitation - 46-- FILTER ASSEMBLY,WATER
Notice Type: Combine Solicitation Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office Address: Defense Logistics Agency; DLA Acquisition Locations; DLA Troop Support - Medical - BSM; 333316 Subject: 46-- FILTER ASSEMBLY,WATER Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Solicitation Number: SPE8E814T2161 Contact: Questions regarding this solicitation should be emailed to ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Combine Solicitation - 46-- 583-14-3-997-0117 Dialysis RO Machines
Notice Type: Combine Solicitation Posted Date: 23-APR-14 Office Address: Department of Veterans Affairs;Ann Arbor Healthcare System;Network 11 Contract Office;2215 Fuller Road;Ann Arbor MI 48105 Subject: 46-- 583-14-3-997-0117 Dialysis RO Machines Classification Code: 46 - Water purification & sewage treatment equipment Solicitation Number: VA25114Q0264 Contact: John BeardContract Specialist ...
Source : FedBizOpps
Highly Anticipated, Genetic Ink, Launches DNA Art Platform; Builds on Advances in Biotechnology
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 After a media frenzied reception around its announcement in March, New York startup Genetic Ink is launching its first DNA Art collaboration, Spark, today. With recent advances in biotechnology driving the cost of genetic sequencing down, Genetic Ink has developed a technology that is able to combine any human, cat, or dog DNA sequence with an artist's ...
Source : PR Web
Biffa secured planning consent from the Secretary of State for a modern 300,000 tonnes per year Energy Recovery Facility
The detailed review was required as the previous technical specifications for the facility were designed in 2009. Since that point, there have been many engineering, design and component advances which could increase the overall efficiency of this facility, without changing the plant's overall size and scale, or increases to the previous permitted number of fuel deliveries to Newhurst. The ...
Source : Global Data Point
Pros and cons presented at public hearing on proposed sewage lagoon north of Aztec
April 24--AZTEC -- Supporters and opponents of a proposed sewage lagoon that would serve a yet-to-be-built RV park made their cases Wednesday during a public hearing sponsored by the New Mexico Environment Department. The state's Ground Water Quality Bureau held an initial public hearing on the proposal last June. Tom Payne owns land at 16747 U.S. Highway 550 and plans to put the RV park ...
Source : Daily Times (Farmington, NM)
Teamsters Report Details Mounting Liabilities for One of Republic Services' Nuclear Waste Landfills
WASHINGTON, April 23 -- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters issued the following news release: Today, the Teamsters released a report (http://teamster.org/sites/teamster.org/files/42214republicservicestoxicreportfinal.pdf) that details the escalating costs to the public and investors for Republic Services, Inc's [NYSE: RSG] mismanagement of its Bridgeton/West Lake Superfund landfill in ...
Source : Targeted News Service
Raw human sewage murders millions of fish in Iran
This is what millions of Iranian dead fish look like: Raw, human sewage has leaked into a dammed river in the Tehran region of Iran killing millions of fish, a local news report there shows. Over this week some 30 tons of fish have died from the raw human sewage that poured into the Fashafuyeh dam. The damage totals an estimated 2 million fish, our source says. The sewage was leaked by the ...
Source : Green Prophet (Middle East)
ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG - New order for fertilizer plant in Hungary
ENP Newswire - 24 April 2014 Release date- 23042014 - The Hungarian fertilizer manufacturer Nitrogenmuvek Zrt. is extending its cooperation with plant engineering specialist ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions. A granulation plant with a capacity of 1,550 tons per day of ammonium nitrate (AN) or 1,960 tons per day of calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN) is to start operation in Petfurdo, roughly 100 ...
Source : ENP Newswire
Northrop Grumman Sets New Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Goal of 30 Percent by 2020
ENP Newswire - 24 April 2014 Release date- 23042014 - FALLS CHURCH, Va. - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent from 2010 levels by 2020, as part of its commemoration of Earth Day. 'Northrop Grumman is dedicated to top performance in environmental sustainability,' said Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer ...
Source : ENP Newswire
Global Biotechnology Company Novozymes to Expand in Wake County
RALEIGH, N.C., April 23 -- The North Carolina Department of Commerce issued the following news release: Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Novozymes will expand its North Carolina presence by adding a new bioagriculture research and development facility in Wake County. The company plans to create 100 new jobs and invest more than $36 million ...
Source : Targeted News Service
Provision of collection services, external transport, heat treatment by incineration and disposal of waste from group A (Biological / infectious), E...
Provision of collection services, external transport, heat treatment by incineration and disposal of waste from group A (Biological / infectious), E (Sharps) and B (chemical), Research Center Provision of collection services, external transport, heat treatment by incineration and disposal of waste from group A (Biological / infectious), E (Sharps) and B (chemical), Research Center more info : ...
Source : TenderNews.com - Tenders (India)
Water and sewage company in Tehran, in the region of the two plans for the implementation of the sewage collection network to a diameter of 250 mm...
Water and sewage company in Tehran, in the region of the two plans for the implementation of the sewage collection network to a diameter of 250 mm range is located in the municipality of Tehrans District 7 (North-South streets of the Peacock throne, Karim Water and sewage company in Tehran, in the region of the two plans for the implementation of the sewage collection network to a diameter of ...
Source : TenderNews.com - Tenders (India)
Carnival Celebrates Earth Day with Goals to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
In honor of Earth Day and the importance of year-round environmental awareness, Carnival Corp. & plc, a cruise company, announced it will meet its goal to reduce its rate of greenhouse gas emissions from shipboard operations by 20 percent. This goal was established by the company as part of Carnival's ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impact from its operations. According to a release, ...
Source : Travel & Leisure Close - Up