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Bumblebees Use “Smelly Footprints” To Find Food Source

BRISTOL, 09-Mar-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Scientists from the University of Bristol have discovered that bumblebees have the ability to use ‘smelly footprints’ to make the distinction between their own scent, the scent of a relative and the scent of a stranger. … Read the full press release

Inmarsat provides Global Xpress (GX) satellite service to the Australian Border Force

LONDON, 06-Mar-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) is providing its Global Xpress (GX) satellite service to the Australian Border Force. Eight maritime vessels have recently been fitted with new Cobra-class satellite communications terminals, designed, developed and manufactured by EM Solutions … Read the full press release

Bank of Scotland’s Buying versus Renting Review: First-time home buyers in Scotland are £860 a year better off compared to renters

EDINBURGH, 22-Feb-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — First-time buyers in Scotland are on average £860 a year better off with their own home compared to those who rent, according to Bank of Scotland’s Buying versus Renting Review. The average monthly costs (including … Read the full press release

Leonardo-Finmeccanica corporate events calendar for 2017

ROMA, 23-Dec-2016 — /EuropaWire/ — Leonardo-Finmeccanica informs that the annual calendar of corporate events for the year 2017 is as follows: – Wednesday 15 March – Board of Directors: Draft Annual Report for 2016 – From Tuesday 2 to Friday 12 … Read the full press release

Unomaly raised 4.6 million euro in Series A funding led by EQT Ventures to change the way businesses monitor, detect and investigates IT incidents

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 22-Jun-2016 — /EuropaWire/ — Unomaly, the company that is changing the way businesses monitor, detect and investigates IT incidents, has raised 4.6 million euro in Series A funding led by EQT Ventures. Andreas Thorstensson of EQT Ventures will join … Read the full press release

The Wellcome Trust commissioned Ipsos MORI to carry out major piece of research into what the public think about patient records used by commercial organisations

The most in-depth research ever into what the public think about patient records being used by commercial organisations has revealed that the majority are in favour as long as there is a clear public benefit and appropriate safeguards are in … Read the full press release

Mercedes-Benz provided virtual preview of an innovative interior concept for an autonomous luxury vehicle presented at the TecDay “Autonomous Mobility”

Stuttgart/Sunnyvale, 18-11-2014 — /EuropaWire/ — Relaxing travel lounge or mobile office: the luxury saloon of the future will provide the option of autonomous driving, offering people totally new freedoms. In future, the car will take on more than ever the character … Read the full press release

The £4.3 million Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council National Facility for Innovative Robotic Systems opens in the University of Leeds

LEEDS, 24-10-2014 — /EuropaWire/ — A new Government-backed centre is set to put Leeds at the forefront of UK robot design and construction. The £4.3 million Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) National Facility for Innovative Robotic Systems opens … Read the full press release

Henkel invites students from all over the world to submit their visionary ideas for sustainable products and technologies for the eighth “Henkel Innovation Challenge”

Düsseldorf, Germany, 22-9-2014 — /EuropaWire/ — The registration phase for the eighth “Henkel Innovation Challenge has just started. Under the slogan of “Create. Learn. Grow., Henkel is inviting students from all over the world to submit their visionary ideas for … Read the full press release

Royal Dutch Shell plc appoints Harry Brekelmans as Projects & Technology Director

The Hague, Netherlands, 4-8-2014 — /EuropaWire/ — Royal Dutch Shell plc (the ‘Company’) today announces the appointment of Harry Brekelmans as Projects & Technology Director with effect from October 1, 2014. In his new role, Harry will become a member of the … Read the full press release

Munich based Allianz agency insured the 1.200 km long journey of this year’s Christmas tree for the Pope at St. Peter’s square in Rome

This year, the Christmas tree which decorates St. Peter’s square in Rome comes from Bavaria. A Munich based Allianz agency insured the 1.200 kilometer long journey. Munich, Germany, 17-12-2013 — /EuropaWire/ — The stately spruce tree from the Bavarian-Czech border region is … Read the full press release

APM Terminals Rotterdam Maasvlakte I to enhance five of the terminal’s existing post-Panamax cranes

Rotterdam, Netherlands, 25-11-2013 — /EuropaWire/ — APM Terminals Rotterdam Maasvlakte I will enhance five of the terminal’s existing post-Panamax cranes to a 23-container row reach to accommodate the latest generation of ultra-large container ships. The retrofitting involves engineering and software adjustments expected to be completed … Read the full press release

Nordea Q3 2013 Results: Delivery on income, costs and capital

Stockholm, Sweden, 31-10-2013 — /EuropaWire/ — CEO Christian Clausen’s comments on the results: “Despite the current low-growth environment with low interest rates, Nordea’s income increased by 3% in local currencies (up 1% reported) compared to the third quarter 2012, primarily driven by … Read the full press release