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Premier of Split Estate at DocuWeeks 2009 to Call National Attention to Urban Drilling in New York and Los Angeles

Split Estate, a new documentary that tells the story of a David versus Goliath struggle raging in the West, joins the stellar line-up at the International Documentary Association's DocuWeeks 2009 with a theatrical release in New York City and in Los Angeles (August 7 - 13). The film will also air...

Beeston completes drilling on Bluff Lake property, 100 Mile House

VANCOUVER, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Beeston Enterprises Ltd. ("Beeston" or the "Company") (OTC-BB: BESE) announces that it completed drilling on its Bluff Lake property that it holds under option from Candorado Operating Company Ltd. (TSX Venture: "CDO"). The property is located on the...

University of the Rockies Introduces Military Tuition Grant

... has announced the launch of an Active Duty Military Tuition Grant for university students serving on active duty in the U.S. military, as well as for drilling members of the National Guard and reserves, who pursue a master's or doctoral degree in Psychology or Organizational Leadership. The Active Dut...

InPlace Medical Solutions(TM) Names Malaysia's Atlas Merger SDN.BHD as Regional Agent

...ded physician care directly to the rig. This better manages rig workforce health and lowers transportation risks and costs. Offshore oil operators and drilling contractors benefit from reduced operating expenses and higher workforce productivity. "Today's successful global businesses deploy their people ...

Leading Health Plan Utilizes MEDai Solution to Reduce Hospital Admissions and Target Interventions

...sight needed for better efficiency, favorable revenues and improved health protection. The solution identifies characteristics and patterns in groups, drilling down to individuals. Geisinger's experience has been captured in a case study currently available through MEDai's website ( www.medai.com ). The stu...

Former Gov. Bill Clements Makes Historic Gift to UT Southwestern With $100 Million 'Transformative' Contribution

...rom 1979 to 1983 and from 1987 to 1991. He achieved major success as an oil drilling contractor before he went into politics. He founded SEDCO in 1947, and it grew to become the world's largest oil and gas drilling contracting company, merging with Schlumberger Limited in 1984. He retired ...

Exciting Innovation in Burn Scar Treatment Using Lumenis(R) UltraPulse(R) Laser Treatments Revealed on the Today Show

...traPulse system due to its dual-treatment modality. "My objective when treating scars is two-fold: first, I ablate away portions of the scar by drilling micro-channels deep into the affected area, thereby eliminating part of the scar and enabling increased mobility and improved appearance. This treatme...

Increasingly Competitive European Dental Implant Market to Reach Over $2.7 Billion by 2013 Despite Unfavorable Economic Conditions

...l treatments like bridges. Further driving this growth are technologies that enhance treatment efficiency, such as guided surgery software systems and drilling templates, which will enable dentists to handle more cases and more complicated procedures. "The competitive nature of the European dental impl...

Scientists Now Warn That White Wine Can Lead To Teeth Staining

...e dentistry treatment centres at The Hospital Group perform around 250 procedures a year, including teeth whitening, painfree veneers that require no drilling of your natural teeth, invisible braces, white fillings and porcelain crowns. Professional whitening at The Hospital Group is the most effective w...

Jiffy Lube(R) Celebrates $1.35 Million Contribution to American Heart Association Through Maintenance Partners for Life Campaign

...results, trends or reserves replacement to differ materially, including, but not limited to: price fluctuations, actual demand, currency fluctuations, drilling and production results, reserve estimates, loss of market, industry competition, environmental risks, physical risks, risks associated with the identi...
Drilling in Medical Products

Flowmaster Wireless Uroflowmeter

Description:... now very easy to give a patient some privacy. Simply place the flowmaster anywhere you want and data will be send wirelessly to the computer. No more drilling holes in walls!...
Company:MMS Medical Measurement Systems USA, inc.

Threaded Dilator System for ACL Tunnel Preparation

Description:... The Stryker Threaded Dilator System offers the surgeon yet another choice for drilling their osseous tunnel. Dilators provide compaction reaming versus conventional extraction. The compaction of bone within the tunnel produces a pseudo-c...
Company:Stryker Corporation

GORE SMOOTHER Crucial Tool

Description:... The drilling and rasping necessary in cruciate ligament reconstruction procedures frequently leaves debris and roughness on the bone surface. This condition, if no...
Company:W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

Mini ACCULAN

Description:...nt, which all allow a perfect view of the operating site. However, thanks to the systems high torque, it is also perfectly suitable for use in setting drilling tunnels for cruciate ligament replacement, for example....
Company:AESCULAP

Sodem Skull Perforator Motor

Description:...6 bars (87 psi). Quick locking Hudson style coupling. Full manual control by a progressive trigger. Safety locking position. Operates trepan burs with drilling speed of approx. 800 rpm. High tech compound for ideal size and weight....
Company:Sodem diffusion SA

Corkscrew™ FT II Suture Anchor

Features:...ternal FiberWire eyelet Full thread purchase of cortical bone increases fixation strength and virtually eliminates anchor pull-back No pretapping or drilling required ...
Company:Arthrex

Battery SmartDriver XT

Features:...precise control One-Hand Operation Forward/Reverse/Oscillate control right on instrument base Oscillating Drill Function Designed for percutaneous drilling and fixation Advanced NiMH Battery Technology ...
Company:MicroAire Surgical Instruments

PCL Guide Arm

Features:... Allows advancement with a proactive stop to prevent drilling beyond the tibia and into neurovascular structures Other components available ...
Company:Linvatec Corporation (now ConMed)

CT Frame and Indicators

Features:... Self-perforating skull fixation screws with automatic adjustment do not require a preliminary drilling of the skull. The indicators for an utmost precise localization and coordinate calculation are made of acrylic glass. The chosen material enables CT i...
Company:Zeppelin Medical Instruments, Ltd.
Drilling in Medical Dictionary

Craniotomy

...y ? What tests will be required before surgery? ... Hollywood ReporterThey asked him to perform the brain surgery, a craniotomy . ... practice of drilling a hole in the skull, or craniotomy in modern terminology. ... ...
Drilling in Biological News

Australia, India, New Zealand join integrated ocean drilling program

The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), the world's largest ocean research program, has expanded its base of international and scientific support by welcoming Australia, India, and New Zealand as its newest Associate Members. Australia's and New Zealand's membership is agreed upon in a memor...

IODP to operate 3 drilling platforms in 2009

The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) will conduct scientific ocean drilling operations aboard all three of its platforms in 2009, from March until December. This is the first time since IODP began operations in 2004 that all three platforms will operate at the same time. Riser drilling wil...

Marine scientists to assess environment before offshore drilling begins in US arctic waters

AUSTIN, TexasThrough a $2.9 million, three-year grant from the Minerals Management Service (MMS), a team led by University of Texas at Austin marine scientists will assess the biological and chemical conditions on the seabed of the Chukchi Sea before the area opens for offshore oil drilling. Th...

Ocean research officials hail completion of modernization for US scientific ocean drilling vessel

Senior officials from the U.S. National Science Foundation and the U.S. Implementing Organization for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program today marked the occasion of the research vessel JOIDES Resolution sailing off from Singapore for science sea trials and transit to Honolulu, after a complete...

Europe cores in EUROCORES: Ocean drilling in EuroMARC

The oceans are our climate regulators, cover the sites of fundamental geodynamic, geochemical and biological processes and have high-resolution records of the Earth's history in store for us. Scientific marine drilling and coring is crucial to cast light on both the deep and shallow (sub-) seafloo...

ANDRILL's 2nd Antarctic drilling season exceeds all expectations

McMurdo Station, Antarctica, Nov. 28, 2007 -- A second season in Antarctica for the Antarctic Geological Drilling (ANDRILL) Program has exceeded all expectations, according to the co-chief scientists of the program's Southern McMurdo Sound Project. One week ago (Nov. 21), the drilling team passed...

Scientists launch deep-sea scientific drilling program to study volatile earthquake zone

Shingu Port, Japan- Sept. 21, 2007 - Today, the Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE) gets underway, with the Japanese drilling vessel Chikyu departing from Shingu Port with scientists aboard, all ready to log, drill, sample, and install monitoring instrumentation in one of the m...

DOE-funded research projects win 46 R&D 100 Awards for 2009

...on. It will allow scientists to determine if an energy source exists before drilling for it, which could save millions of dollars in drilling costs, and help discover billions of dollars in oil and gas. Nanocryst...

Early initiation of Arctic sea-ice formation

...roms and Norwegian Polar Insitute (Troms) analysed oceanic sediment cores collected from the Lomonosov ridge in the central Arctic by Integrated Ocean drilling Program Expedition 302 ('ACEX'). Previous analyses of cores drilled in this region revealed ice-rafted debris dating back to the middle Eocene epoch, ...

First riser-drilling research operations undertaken

...ely 58 km southeast of Shingu City, Japan--Deepsea drilling Vessel CHIKYU has resumed IODP drilling operations in the Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone off the Kii Peninsula of Japan. The scientific drilling expedition's first target is located in water dept...
Drilling in Biological Technology

IceCube Drilling Rig

MADISIN,WI--A unique drilling rig, soon to be deployed to the South Pole to help an international consortium of scientists and engineers - including many from the Space Science and Engineering Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison - to build a neutrino telescope known as IceCube is now bein...

World Micromachine Summit highlights technologies impacting energy and the environment

...an be used in devices or systems for medical diagnosis, detecting toxins in food or water, inertial navigation systems, airbag deployment sensors, oil drilling pressure sensors and temperature, optical, motion or chemical sensors used in industrial process. This year's summit will be held from May 5 to May ...

MIT: 'Alarming' use of energy in modern manufacturing methods

...anomaterials." It includes injection molding, sputtering, carbon nanofiber production and dry etching, along with more traditional machining, milling, drilling and melting. There were some boundaries on the processes studied, however: The researchers did not analyze production of pharmaceuticals or petroleum,...

NCSRP Research Director: "Earlier Planting can Increase Soybean Yields"

...d depth, and you're not pushing the early planting envelope, you're probably in the 150,000 to 160,000 live seed range," he adds. "If you're drilling beans in cold, muddy conditions, you'll be at the higher 190,000 range." The goal is a final soybean plant stand of 100,000 to 125,000, dep...

Explosion Proof Fluorescent Lights Keep Paint Spray Booths and Oil Rig Workers Safe

...t-explosion-proof-waterproof-fluorescent-lights-paint-booth-rigs--2-lamp--4-foot.aspx [explosion proof fluorescent lights are suitable on oil and gas drilling rigs], inside all paint spray booths, grain elevators and sugar processing plants to name a few applications," stated Rob Bresnahan, President of...

SulphCo Adds New Board Member

...airman of the Board of Unibar Corporation, the largest domestic independent drilling fluids company, until its sale in 1991 to Anchor drilling Fluids. He currently serves as Interim President for Nova Biosource Fuels, ...

90 billion tons of microbial organisms live in the deep biosphere

...arch expeditions conducted by the Integrated Ocean drilling Program (IODP). According to co-author Prof. Ka...ng subseafloor materials cored by CHIKYU and other drilling platforms." CHIKYU is the world's only riser-equipped research vessel, one of three drilling platforms supported by IODP. Because all curren...

Investment Firm Allied Minds to Commercialize New Frozen Aliquotter Technology with Two Local Major Universities.

...the samples to freeze-thaw cycles that can damage the biological integrity of the samples. The patent pending CryoXtract technology uses a hollow core drilling apparatus to extract a frozen core under cryogenic conditions that preserve sample integrity. This technology also allows the aliquot sample to be obt...

Spectrum Blue Steel's fresh foreign investment at 18 Billion and the Biosphere process spark attention on a global scale

...s, including sulphur contaminated coal and untreated              Shale Oil Petroleum drilling waste such as oil-contaminated Top Soil, Drill Cuttings and Oil-contaminated Ground Water And most importantly into clean, green electricity, and ...

Guided Surgery Technology Gaining Popularity in the Dental Implant Market

...ement of a dental implant. Furthermore, many clinicians also use a surgical drilling template that is manufactured based on the digital x-ray of the patient's mouth. The drilling template is used during dental implant placement and allows dentists to kno...
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