Knight Frank and DTZ appointed to Leeds industrial estate

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SeaBird Nominates New Chairman

first_imgSeaBird Exploration Plc has nominated Åge Korsvold as the new Chairman, after Henrik Christensen decided to step down.The Nomination Committee has performed a search of suitable candidates, and has resolved to propose that Mr. Åge Korsvold is elected as new Chairman. The proposal has been discussed with Mr. Christensen, the Board of Directors and certain principal shareholders, who support such proposal. Åge Korsvold is currently a board member of i.a. Timex Group B.V., Sapa AS, Green Resources AS, and Aweco Invest AS. Previous engagements include roles as CEO of Orkla, Kistefos and Storebrand.Given that the proposal for a new Chairman of the Board of Directors has already been agreed, Mr. Christensen, the Board of Directors and the Nomination Committee have agreed that there is no reason to postpone implementation of the proposal until the annual general meeting, scheduled for 13 May 2014. On such basis, the Board of Directors has resolved to call for an extraordinary general meeting where it is proposed to change the Board of Directors as indicated above.If the proposal is approved, the Board of Directors will consist of Åge Korsvold (Chairman), Kitty Hall, Kjell Mathiassen, Melvin Teigen and John Olav Økland. The Nomination Committee proposes no change to the remuneration currently payable to the chairman of the Board, however, so that in the event that the work of the Chairman exceeds 10 full working days per year, the Chairman shall be entitled to invoice the Company an additional amount for each such full working day. The Nomination Committee will issue its formal recommendation in due course.Press Release, March 12, 2014last_img read more

Signal Hound BB60C Real-time Spectrum Analyzer Raises High Performance Bar

first_imgSignal Hound has released the Signal Hound BB60C, a successor to the popular Signal Hound BB60A. The Signal Hound BB60C is a real-time spectrum analyzer and RF recorder. It has significantly enhanced performance compared to the BB60A. The BB60C has a frequency range of 9 kHz to 6 GHz, an instantaneous bandwidth (IBW) of 27 MHz, and the ability to sweep the RF spectrum at 24 GHz per second. The Signal Hound BB60C is ideal for real-time spectrum monitoring, manufacturing process control, interference hunting, spread spectrum signal analysis, capturing intermittent events, and general purpose spectrum analysis. When compared to the BB60A this new model has improved SFDR (Spurious-Free Dynamic Range) by typically 20 dB; the noise floor has been flattened by reducing frequency band transitions more than 8 dB; operating temperatures have been extended down to -40°C and up to +65°C; and streaming I/Q (In-phase Quadrature) bandwidth is now selectable from 250 kHz to 27 MHz. It is small in size and light weight, weighing only 1.1 lbs. It has good spectral purity, wide temperature range operation, broadband I/Q streaming capability, open source code spectrum analysis software. By adding custom software and a low-cost Intel i5 NUC vPro-enabled computer, model DC53427HYE, the user can also remotely perform spectrum analysis, manage system recovery, turn on and off the BB60C, and update software, all over the Ethernet. The Signal Hound BB60C ships with a fully documented API written in C++. The open source spectrum analyzer software provides excellent examples of efficient techniques for creating new functions and interfacing the API when writing customized applications. These analyzers can be used for a wide range of applications. Industry is using the spectrum analyzers for process monitoring and embedding them in specialty products. Government is using them for spectrum monitoring. Electronic repair technicians, engineering students, ham radio enthusiasts, and electronics hobbyists are all finding them useful. Although they are small and affordable, they have the sensitivity, accuracy, and dynamic range expected from expensive and bulky test equipment. Availability The Signal Hound BB60C is in stock, ready for immediate shipment. The Signal Hound BB60C sells for $2,879 USD. Price will vary outside USA due to distributor cost of shipping, import taxes, and currency fluctuations. The Signal Hound BB60C will be on Display at the IMS 2014 in Tampa from the 3-5th of June at Booth #1550.last_img read more

Vietnam Vets recognized at city meeting

first_img RelatedCommunities to honor Memorial DayBy DINA ARÉVALO Port Isabel-South Padre Press [email protected] Several events throughout the region will be held to mark Memorial Day this year. Local Boy Scouts will assist members of Port Isabel VFW Post No. 8791 in placing American flags at the gravesites of veterans at the Port Isabel City Cemetery, said…May 27, 2016In “News”From the desk of: the Laguna Vista City ManagerSpecial to the PRESS LV Residents and Friends, This is to provide you a brief update on the recently-adopted budget and on upcoming community events and to share information that may be of interest to you. The Town Council adopted the new budget and tax rate at its regular meeting…September 18, 2015In “News”Buck Sergeant Vela recalls warBy SCARLET O’ROURKE Staff Writer For many people, Memo­rial Day was a day of free­dom from work, but for oth­ers like Robert Vela, it was a reminder of the ghosts he had gathered in his years of protecting freedom. A Buck Sergeant in the Vietnam War, 65-year-old Vela had never…June 6, 2011In “Features” Share By JOE R. BOWLING, JR.Mayor Joe E. Vega presented a framed copy of a proclamation to veterans in attendance at the commission¬ers meeting Tuesday night. Voted and approved by the entire commission this sets aside April 19, 2011 as LZ:RGV Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day. (Staff photo by Joe R. Bowling, Jr.)Port Isabel joined with other cities across the Rio Grande Valley Tuesday night as they set aside April 9, 2011 as a day to honor those who served in the Vietnam War. Mayor Joe E. Vega proclaimed that this would be done and presented a copy of a proclamation to veterans in attendance of the Tuesday night city meeting.“I was not a veteran,” said Vega, “but I have the up-most respect for these guys. They are the reason we are living in a country that is free.”A day of celebration has been set aside with events be­ginning in the early morning hours at the McAllen Con­vention Center on that day.“This has been a long time coming,” said Veteran Robert Vela, “there are a lot of guys that I wish were still here to see this.”Vela asked a small group of veterans in attendance to lead the night with the Pledge of Allegiance. Afterwards, when speaking with the vet­erans, each man spoke of the days 50 years back when they returned from the war.“There were certainly no parades,” said Vela, “as a mat­ter of fact we had to run from the plane because people were throwing things at us. Now people are looking at us differently, and even though it sometimes seems too little too late, it means a lot to us all.”For more on this story, pick up a copy of the Mar. 10 edition of the Port Isabel South Padre Press or check out our E-edition by clicking here.last_img read more

Drake Scores 1,000th Point; West Florida Falls at Lambuth

first_imgDrake Scores 1,000th Point; West Florida Falls at Lambuth JACKSON, Tenn. – Senior guard Amy Drake (Niceville, Fla./Winthrop) of the West Florida women’s basketball team completed a three-point play early in the second half to score her 1,000th point at UWF, but the Argonauts’ comeback bid fell short in a 72-67 non-conference loss at Lambuth on Saturday.  Drake finished with 19 points and senior center Dominique Boykins (Houston, Texas/North Shore HS) led all players with a season-high 25.The Argonauts fell to 13-13 overall with the loss, while Lambuth improved to 16-9 with the victory.Boykins scored her 25 points on 8-13 shooting and 9-12 from the free throw line, and she also added a game-high nine rebounds.  Drake poured in 19 points on 8-18 shooting from the field, and she had a strong overall game with six rebounds and five assists.Lambuth led for the entire first half, and the Eagles went up by as many as 11 points.  Drake went on a run to start the second half, starting with her three-point play with 19:06 on the clock.  She scored six straight points to start a 9-2 run by the Argonauts, pulling them within two points at 39-37 with 16:36 on the clock.  Lambuth fought right back with 10 unanswered points, going back up by a game-high 12 points with 13:50 left.The Argos stayed close, and a three by junior Lauren Fagler (Gainesville, Fla./Pensacola JC) with 5:25 left narrowed the Eagles’ lead to three points at 64-61.  After the teams traded baskets, Drake’s free throw at 2:18 pulled UWF within two.  After two scoreless minutes by both teams, Drake drove into the lane and fed the ball to Boykins, and though Boykins missed her first shot off the glass, she got her own rebound and drew a foul.  Boykins made one of two, pulling UWF within one point with 12 seconds left.UWF was forced to foul, and after two successful free throws by Lambuth’s Jenee Webb, the Eagles took a 70-67 lead.  On the inbounds pass, LaTonya McKinney intercepted the ball and drew another foul right away.  McKinney buried the two free throws, clinching the five-point win for Lambuth.The Argos finished the afternoon shooting 40.7 percent from the field, while Lambuth struggled to a 32.9 percent mark despite the win.  The Eagles held the advantage in rebounds as well, finishing with 50, including 18 offensive rebounds, compared to UWF’s 41 total boards and eight on the offensive side.  The Lambuth defense also forced 20 UWF turnovers, compared to 15 for the Argonauts.Lambuth was led by Jenee Webb who scored 22, and LaTonya McKinney and Tara Robinson each added 12 points each.UWF (13-13, 4-6 GSC) will wait for results from around the Gulf South Conference to confirm the team’s seed in the conference tournament should the team finish in the top four in the East Division.  The Argos will close out the regular season schedule on Tuesday, February 23 at home for Senior Day against Concordia-Selma.  Tip-off is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. and fans can follow all of the action live at Print Friendly Version Sharecenter_img Amy Drake ( last_img read more

SCSU Gets Sweep Against Upper Iowa in Men’s, Women’s Basketball

first_img 360p 1080p HD About Connatix V56892 Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Skip 720p HD About Connatix V56892center_img Auto (360p) 1/1 SCSU guard Chelsea Nooker scored a team high 28 points to help her team past the Peacocks. The huskies also had double digit scoring efforts by Betsy MacDonald (18), Amanda Christianson (12), and Madelin Dammann (10).Both teams will look for the weekend sweep when they face Winona State University tonight (Saturday) at Halenbeck Hall starting at 4:00 p.m. ST. CLOUD — The St. Cloud State University Men’s and Women’s basketball teams got the sweep against Upper Iowa Friday night.The men’s team defeated the Peacocks 92-89, while the women’s team picked up an 83-66 victory.Guard Gage Davis led the way for the men’s team with 26 points on 10-18 shooting. The win moves the Huskies to 12-7 on the season and 8-2 in the NSIC.last_img read more

ONLINE: Na Tour nastv as Pyrenej. Ambition which favorite today…

first_imgThe Pyrenees are the same as last year in the itinerary of the sediment before the Alps. A total of eight peaks packed into just two stages, three until Saturday and five until Sunday. Both are moles and can be very explosive. First 141 kilometers from Cazeres-sur-Garonne to Loudenville and a day later 153 kilometers from Pau to Laruns on Sunday.ONLINE: Osm etapa Tour de FranceBoth stages do not end with a mountain range, but after the last peak of the day there is a descent to the cell. Today it will be 11 miles from Peyresourd to Loudenville. For riders who will be refrained on a steep climb, this will often mean that they need to descend to the very limit of risk to limit loss.The eye is extremely intense in the first hours and a huge battle is being played by Matt White, the sports director of Mitchelton-Scott, who plays Adam Yates’ jersey.It will be interesting to see which strategy is chosen on Saturday, says Wout Van Aert, who will again turn into a warm and strong domesticate of Primo Roglie and Tom Dumoulin. They are really high at first and the mountains and people are getting tired. This weekend we will see who has the legs to fight for the victory on this Tour.Allan Paiper, Sports Director of the UAE Emirates Court: Unlike the Pyrenees, the Alpch expects mountain rides in the spirit of everything or nothing. In the Pyrenees, we will see a game of howling.Despite the name of the sweat, the peak on the route is Saturday’s stage considered three of the two teams on the Pyrenean menu.4. from 2020 at 21:46, pspvek archivovn: 5. from 2020 at 8:22There are two ascents of the 1st category on its route: the Col de la Ment at 59.5 kilometers and the famous Peyresourde Pass, once part of the so-called Death Circuit, just 12 kilometers before the customs. And between them, at the 104th kilometer, there is a direct extraordinary category on another of the famous Pyrenees: Port de Balès.Experts believe that she could join the group together as a group of favorites. And anyone from his strong peloton could not get out, he could permanently fall out of the battle.Adam Yates of Mitchelton-Scott wears a jersey on his shoulders and is at least three seconds ahead of Primo Roglie, leader of Jumba, and 13 seconds ahead of his first Guillaum Martin of Cofidis.Fifteen riders are still in the overall order in the range of one minute, twenty in the range of two and a half minutes. Including five latecomers Tade Pogaar, Mikel Landy, Richie Port and Bauke Mollema, who have something to fix.It starts at 1:30 pm on Saturday.The Pyrenees are responsible for some questions about the favorite form, to Gabriel Rasch, sports director of Ineos. The seduction really starts and here. A n ambition in the Pyrenees urit sho.last_img read more