NextEnergy Supports Three Prize Winners at Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition


Detroit, MI (PRWEB) November 15, 2013

Over 50 Michigan business owners pitched their businesses throughout the semi-final round of the Accelerate Michigan Development Competitors, which occurred in Detroit earlier this week. NextEnergy provides recurring support to 11 of the business that made it to the semi-finals, and three of those companies took house prize money totaling $ 175,000.

. We couldnt be more happy that 3 companies we support won honors and prize money at this weeks Accelerate Michigan Development Competition, stated NextEnergy Head of state and CEO, Jean Redfield. These are high-potential companies led by skilled individuals, working to advance energy efficiency in production, the uptake of innovative products for transportation, and advanced battery systems for vehicle electrification. The cash prizes will accelerate the commercialization of their products and drive more investment and jobs in Michigan.

. Ann Arbor-based Covaron Advanced Materials won 2nd total with a prize money of $ 100,000. Covaron Advanced Materials has developed a patent-pending product called PETRAFORGE. This thermosetting ceramic does not should undergo the high-cost, energy-intensive (3600 F) heat sintering procedure required for advanced ceramics. Instead, it can be treated at considerably lower temperature levels (160-200 F), which produces huge potential for energy-efficient manufacturing.

. Calumet-based REL Inc. won 3rd general with a prize money of $ 50,000. REL is the leader in the development of metal matrix composite (MMC) brake innovation and products, with applications in the automotive and bike markets. These brakes are 60 % lighter, bring about enhanced energy efficiency and car light-weighting.

. Ann Arbor-based Inmatech Inc. won the Option Energy Sector prize with a money prize of $ 25,000. Inmatech is developing next generation supercapacitor gadgets that integrate affordable, high-performance materials that will extend the array and cycle lives of batteries in hybrid energy storage systems.

. Eleven companies that NextEnergy supports made it to the semi-finals in this years competitors including AMF Nano, Covaron Advanced Materials, GreenLancer, Inmatech, Inventev, Nostrum Energy, Ornicept, REL Inc., SkySpecs, TM3 Systems, and Pelastar by Glosten.

. The Accelerate Michigan Advancement Competition is a worldwide business competitors designed to bring entrepreneurial companies together with regional, nationwide and international investors, and showcase the finest brand-new company ideas to foster financial growth in Michigan. The competition was led by the Company Accelerator Network for Southeast Michigan (that includes Ann Arbor SPARK, Automation Street, Macomb-OU INCubator and TechTown), Business Leaders for Michigan, the College Study Corridor (which consists of Michigan State University, University of Michigan and Wayne State University) and the New Economy Effort, which came together to support the improvement of Michigans entrepreneurial environment with a number of collaborative efforts.

. The Accelerate Michigan Advancement Competitors rewarded finalists with more than $ 1 million in cash and in-kind rewards. For a full list of winners, see their website.

. About NextEnergy:

. Founded in 2002 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, NextEnergy is one of the nations leading accelerators of innovative energy technologies, businesses and industries. NextEnergy drives innovation demonstration and commercialization; delivers industry and endeavor development services; and provides a definitive voice in the general public sector. Given that its beginning, NextEnergy has assisted draw in even more than $ 1 billion of brand-new investment in the state of Michigan, including programs in unwanted of $ 150 million in which NextEnergy has actually straight participated. To learn more, go to http://www.nextenergy.org. . . .
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Cabelas

Sidney, NEB. (PRWEB) October 24, 2013

Cabelas Incorporated (NYSE: TAXI), the Worlds Foremost Outfitter of searching, fishing and outdoor gear, revealed today plans to bring the phenomenal Cabelas retail experience to 3 brand-new markets Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada; Garner, N.C.; and Sun Meadow, Wis.

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Cabelas Canada will transform a previous Canadian Tire building, located at 6900 Island Highway in the Dickinson Crossing Shopping Centre, into a 50,000-square-foot shop. Construction is anticipated to start next year and Cabelas Canada anticipates a fall 2014 opening. It will be Cabelas first location in British Columbia.

. The shop is anticipated to employ around 150 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees. A lot of will come from Nanaimo and the surrounding area.

. As Cabelas Canada continues to expand, we understood British Columbia, and especially the Nanaimo area, would be a terrific suitable for a Cabelas retail area, said Tommy Millner, Cabelas Chief Executive Officer. The area is full of individuals who live the outdoor way of life and have supported Cabelas through our magazine and online for long times.

. Cabela’s Incorporated developed Cabelas Canada in 2007 with a retail store and headquarters for Canadian operations in Winnipeg, Manitoba. In 2010 the business transferred to a 300,000-square-foot corporate headquarters and circulation center in Winnipeg. In May of this year, the Winnipeg retailer relocated and the previous area was enclosed conjunction with the new shop opening.

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GARNER . Construction on a 100,000-square-foot store Cabelas first North Carolina place is scheduled to start next summer season and Cabelas anticipates the store to open in the spring of 2015.

. Cabelas expects the shop to utilize approximately 225 full-time, part-time and seasonal staff members. A lot of will originate from the higher Raleigh location. The store will be found in the northwest quadrant of Interstate 40 and U.S. Motorway 70.

. The structures exterior will show Cabelas popular store model with log construction, stonework, wood siding and metal roof. A big glass shop will enable customers to see much of the shops indoor as they approach the structure.

. The inside will feature the companys next-generation design created to surround consumers in an outdoor experience, including museum-quality wildlife screens and a big mountain replica including a built-in fish tank. In addition to thousands of quality outdoor products, the store likewise will showcase an indoor archery array, Boat Store, Weapon Library, Bargain Cave and Fudge Store.

. Hundreds of North Carolinians enjoy scouting, fishing and spending time outdoors and many of them are long time Cabelas consumers which makes this an ideal match, Millner stated. We are thrilled to present the unique Cabelas retail experience to outdoorsmen and women throughout North Carolina and look forward to serving them for years to come.

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. Construction is set up to start next year and Cabelas anticipates a spring 2015 opening for the 86,000-square-foot shop. It will be Cabelas 4th store in Wisconsin, joining Meadow du Chien, Richfield and Eco-friendly Bay. Also, the business operates a distribution center in Meadow du Chien.

. The store will be found in the Prairie Lakes Shopping mall at Highway 151 and Grand Avenue. Meadow Development Ltd. is handling the development, which likewise consists of Target, Costco and Woodmans Market.

. Cabelas anticipates the shop to utilize roughly 200 full-time, part-time and seasonal staff members. Many will come from Sun Meadow and the surrounding area.

. The building will be developed in Cabelas next-generation layout, created to surround consumers in an outdoor-like experience with museum-quality wildlife displays. In addition to hundreds of quality outdoor items, the store will consist of a big mountain replica, a Gun Collection, Bargain Cavern, Indoor Archery Variety, Deli and Fudge Store.

. Wisconsin has actually proven to be a Cabelas kind of place, Millner stated. We have a history of success in our Meadow du Chien, Richfield and Environment-friendly Bay locations and we couldnt be more thrilled to bring a store to Sun Prairie.

. Presently, Cabelas runs 48 shops across North The united state of america with plans to open an extra 19 over the next two years.

. About Cabelas Incorporated

. Cabelas Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Nebraska, is a leading specialty merchant, and the worlds largest direct marketer, of searching, fishing, camping and related outdoor product. Because the Companys founding in 1961, Cabelas has actually expanded to become one of the most widely known outdoor recreation brand names in the world, and has long been acknowledged as the Worlds Foremost Outfitter. With Cabelas expanding variety of retail stores and its well-established direct business, it offers a large and unique selection of top notch outdoor items at competitive rates while providing superior customer service. Cabelas likewise releases the Cabelas CLUB Visa charge card, which serves as its main client loyalty rewards program. Cabelas stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TAXI.

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. Nathan Borowski . 308-255-2861 . Cabelas Incorporated

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308-255-2905 . Cabelas Incorporated . Caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements

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Statements in this news release that are not historical or present reality are “forward-looking statements” that are based upon the Business’s beliefs, presumptions, and expectations of future events, thinking about the details currently readily available to the Business. Such forward-looking statements include, however are not restricted to, the Business’s statements pertaining to opening retail shops in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada; Garner, N.C.; and Sun Pasture, Wis., and opening 19 brand-new retailers over the next two years. Forward-looking statements include dangers and unpredictabilities that might trigger the Business’s actual results, performance, or financial condition to vary materially from the expectations of future outcomes, efficiency, or monetary condition that the Business shares or implies in any forward-looking statements. These threats and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: the state of the economy and the level of discretionary customer spending, including modifications in consumer preferences and group trends; adverse modifications in the capital and credit markets or the accessibility of capital and credit; the Business’s capability to efficiently execute its omni-channel strategy; increasing competitors in the outdoor sporting goods market and for charge card products and incentive programs; the expense of the Business’s products, consisting of boosts in fuel prices; the accessibility of the Company’s items due to political or monetary instability in countries where the items the Company sells are manufactured; supply and shipment shortages or interruptions, and other disruptions or interruptions to the Company’s systems, procedures, or controls, caused by system changes or other factors; increased or adverse government laws, consisting of laws relating to firearms and ammo; the Company’s ability to shield its brand, intellectual property, and reputation; the result of litigation, administrative, and/or regulative issues (consisting of a Commissioner’s charge the Business received from the Chair of the U. S. Equal Work Opportunity Commission in January 2011); the Business’s ability to manage credit, liquidity, interest rate, operational, legal, and compliance dangers; the Company’s capability to increase credit card receivables while managing credit quality; the Company’s ability to securitize its charge card receivables at appropriate rates or gain access to the deposits market at appropriate rates; the effect of legisl.

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HNTB Plays Key Role in Three of Five Finalists for the 2014 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Competition


Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 01, 2013

When finalists for the 2014 Exceptional Civil Engineering Accomplishment honor were revealed on Sept. 20, 2013 by the American Society of Civil Engineers, HNTB Corporations work on the countries most complicated infrastructure projects was well-represented. Of the 5 finalists, HNTB played a vital duty in three of them. .
. Tom Lantos Tunnels at Devils Slide (San Mateo County, Calif.) HNTB was lead designer on the task for the California Department of Transportation. HNTB worked closely with Caltrans to totally check out alternative designs and construction methods for the twin tunnels. Built underneath San Pedro Mountain utilizing the New Austrian Tunneling Method, every one is 29 feet, 6 inches large by 22 feet, 4 inches high and 4,265 feet long. The task lies along the energetic San Andreas Fault, with 4 inactive faults crossing the passages.

. I-15 Corridor Growth Job (Utah) The I-15 CORE is a 24-mile restoration of Interstate 15, Utahs main north-south corridor. This is among the largest roadway building projects in the states history. As program management expert to the Utah Division of Transport, HNTB led the procurement technique and was able to double the number of rebuilt miles, add three even more interchanges and trim two years off the required schedule while staying within spending plan.

. Huey P. Long Period Lift (New Orleans, La.) In June 2010, a vertical-lateral move set two large truss panels into place in the first of 3 lifts to broaden the existing Huey P. Long Bridge. The substantial metal trusses, which were created to support the new quality traffic lanes, were constructed on the riverbank without long-term secondary bracing in location, something never attempted for spans of this magnitude. In addition, an unique temporary bracing and raising system, working almost like an equipment, stabilized, raised and relocated the trusses into place. HNTB was building engineer for phases 3 and 4 of the Huey P. Long job.

The winner of the OCEA award will be revealed at the Exceptional Projects and Leaders Gala on March 20, 2014, at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotels and resort, Arlington, Va.

. Established in 1960, the OCEA award yearly acknowledges the task that finest illustrates exceptional civil engineering abilities and represents a significant contribution to civil engineering development and society.

. HNTB Company is an employee-owned infrastructure options firm serving public and exclusive owners and construction professionals. With almost a century of service, HNTB comprehends the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients most complex technical, financial and functional obstacles. Specialists nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, consisting of prize-winning planning, design, program delivery and construction management. To find out more, check out http://www.hntb.com. . .
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HF Holidays – Abingworth Hall Recently Buys a Three Drawer Storage Unit from FurnitureInFashion


(PRWEB UK) 25 August 2013

Abingworth Hall, an HF Holidays site has actually bought a modern 3 Drawer Storage System from FurnitureInFashion. FurnitureInFashion is among the leading suppliers of contemporary modern-day furniture in the UK. The company provides furniture to commercial and residential clients based both in the UK and various other nations. FurnitureInFashion provides an extensive array of modern living room, dining room, bed room, kitchen, bathroom, workplace and bar furnishings for both industrial and residential clients. Over the previous years, the company has established a very strong commercial clientele portfolio, providing furnishings to companies, cafes, restaurants, hotels, different schools, universities and lots of other companies. Just recently, Abingworth Hall purchased a Three Drawer Storage Facility from FurnitureInFashion. A speaker for Abingworth Hall shared their fulfillment with the quality of the storage unit and the support services provided by FurnitureInFashion.

. The significance of storage furnishings can not be rejected for both domestic and domestic clients. FurnitureInFashion provides an extensive array of storage furnishings for all functions. The 3 Drawer Storage System sold by FurnitureInFashion is an efficient way to store a huge variety of products. This splendid system is a distinctly shaped rack with a gorgeous modern twist to standard designs. This drawer storage system is provided in a chrome finish with a polished chrome frame. The unit provides plastic drawers in a white finish and tough wheels for convenience of movement. The wheels make this storage system very beneficial as it can be quickly repositioned either to an additional position or to help cleaning when needed. This storage facility is offered in three or 4 drawer variations: both have ample storage space. With its modern-day design, this system is best for use in bed rooms and home offices, the castors providing extra mobility. The measurements of this facility are 32.5 cm broad, 38.5 cm deep and 65cm high. Both storage facilities are available at extremely budget friendly prices.

. The frustrating need for storage furnishings just recently prompted FurnitureInFashion to launch modern, streamlined and large storage furnishings appropriate for any space. The storage furniture is readily available at an extremely budget friendly cost. According to the speaker of FurnitureInFashion, the storage units are well developed and provide enormous space. The spokesperson stated, No area what kind of storage furnishings clients would like, be it wrought iron, teak, aluminum, plastic or sling & & band, FurnitureInFashion offers every kind. The objective of FurnitureInFashion is to provide customers exactly what they truly desire with its functional, stylish and budget-friendly storage furnishings.

. The CEO and Handling Director of FurnitureInFashion stated, Our storage furniture is cost effective and a lot of convenient. FurnitureInFashion takes pride in being selected by Abingworth Hall to provide storage units. It has actually been a fantastic working experience with Abingworth and we intend to do more business with them. Consumers who are trying to find contemporary and sleek storage furniture solutions must attempt going to the site of FurnitureInFashion. The company offers prices even better than our usual wonderful offers in special sales on various items from time to time. He further added that the level of inventory at FurnitureInFashion remains strong and furniture offered for instant delivery throughout the year.

. To have a look at quality inexpensive furnishings online and to place a pre-stock order, please visit the business internet site today at http://www.furnitureinfashion.net/. The variety of house and office furniture on the site is big, shipment is quickly, cost savings are enormous and quality is guaranteed.

. About FurnitureInFashion

. FurnitureInFashion is a UK-based online retail company. It provides furniture from its German-based warehouse and has a showroom in Bolton, UK. The business provides everything from umbrella stands, wall art and room divider panels, to bedroom suites, bar stools, and pc tables. FurnitureInFashion provides free of cost delivery within the UK and is rightly proud of its excellent client service. For further information and details about sales, please see http://www.furnitureinfashion.net/. . . .
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