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Oro House Recovery Centers Chosen as Best Addiction Treatment Center in California by Newsweek

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

'America's Best Addiction Treatment Centers' by Newsweek and Statista, Inc. ranks the top addiction treatment facilities in the United States.

Key Points: 
  • 'America's Best Addiction Treatment Centers' by Newsweek and Statista, Inc. ranks the top addiction treatment facilities in the United States.
  • Oro House Recovery Centers , with locations in Malibu and Los Angeles, California, was chosen as the #1 addiction treatment center in California, and the third best facility in the United States for 2021.
  • Newsweek and Statista, Inc., one of the world's leading market research firms, created America's Best Addiction Treatment Centers 2021 list through an elaborate process to showcase the most outstanding addiction treatment facilities across the country.
  • Oro House Recovery Centers is an award winning California state-licensed residential treatment center based in Malibu, California, with multiple locations throughout Los Angeles.

Northwest Drivers Embrace Honking More Today Than They Did Five Years Ago

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 4:46pm

According to a new poll from PEMCO Mutual Insurance, Northwest drivers are increasingly inclined to make some noise on the road, compared to more reserved attitudes towards honking from just five years ago.

Key Points: 
  • According to a new poll from PEMCO Mutual Insurance, Northwest drivers are increasingly inclined to make some noise on the road, compared to more reserved attitudes towards honking from just five years ago.
  • Today, nearly two-thirds of drivers (65%) think its at least somewhat appropriate to honk at fellow motorists.
  • Today, 68% of Seattle drivers say its at least somewhat appropriate to honk, whereas about half (46%) said the same in 2017.
  • Interestingly, though drivers say they always wave to others, less than one-sixth of drivers say others return the nicety.

Helbiz to Attend CODE 2021 Conference in Beverly Hills

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:30pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210922005566/en/
    Helbiz to Attend CODE 2021 Conference in Beverly Hills (Photo: Business Wire)
    As the only micro-mobility company at the event, Helbiz will showcase its new Helbiz One e-scooter, intended for sale, designed in collaboration with international design house, Pininfarina.
  • Helbiz will also display its larger fleet of e-bikes, e-scooters and e-mopeds at the event, offering safe test drives for CODE attendees.
  • We are excited to take part in this years CODE conference and to officially present the new Helbiz One e-scooter, designed for consumer purchase by Pininfarina, said Salvatore Palella, CEO of Helbiz.
  • CODE 2021 will take place in Beverly Hills from September 27-29, 2021.

Genpact Launches Radio Analytics Engine to Accelerate Envision Virgin Racing's Competitive Performance

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:15pm

Working with the Envision Virgin Racing engineers and data scientists to create RAE, an intelligence engine that turns volumes of unstructured data into accessible insights, Genpact enhancesthe team's pre-race planning, in-race decisions, and future strategies,using advanced analytics to extract valuable insights from these live radio exchanges.

Key Points: 
  • Working with the Envision Virgin Racing engineers and data scientists to create RAE, an intelligence engine that turns volumes of unstructured data into accessible insights, Genpact enhancesthe team's pre-race planning, in-race decisions, and future strategies,using advanced analytics to extract valuable insights from these live radio exchanges.
  • For example, during the Mexico E-Prix, Envision Virgin Racing driver Nick Cassidy started eighth on the grid.
  • For example, Genpact leverages similar technology to help financial institutions use speech analytics to improve interactions with customers.
  • Envision Virgin Racing has competed in every race since Formula E's inception and is continuously searching for fresh sources of advantage.

ThreatQuotient Continues Tradition of Celebrating World Rhino Day in 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 12:30pm

ThreatQuotient , a leading security operations platform innovator, today invites the cybersecurity industry to celebrate World Rhino Day 2021.

Key Points: 
  • ThreatQuotient , a leading security operations platform innovator, today invites the cybersecurity industry to celebrate World Rhino Day 2021.
  • The Black Mambas took part in the first ever World Female Ranger Day in June 2021, highlighting the unique skills that female rangers bring to conservation and the incredible progress they are making.
  • Every year on World Rhino Day, I am proud that ThreatQuotient is part of something bigger than cybersecurity.
  • To support rhinos that are displaced, ThreatQuotient also maintains four rhino adoptions - Mthetho, Makhosi, Mpilo and Bhanoyi - each of which are growing and thriving at the Zululand Rhino Orphanage.

AMC Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Key Role of U.S.-Flagged Shipping Industry

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Maritime Congress (AMC) today launched a comprehensive campaign to raise public awareness about the key role the U.S.-flagged deep-sea shipping industry plays in our nation's economic prosperity, national security and future well-being.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Maritime Congress (AMC) today launched a comprehensive campaign to raise public awareness about the key role the U.S.-flagged deep-sea shipping industry plays in our nation's economic prosperity, national security and future well-being.
  • Internal research that AMC has conducted also shows that many policymakers know little about the U.S. shipping industry's significant role in our nation's strategic security objectives, or about its significant impact on the economy.
  • The Economic Impact pillar of the campaign highlights the fundamental impact that the industry has on job growth, investment and economic development.
  • Additionally, the industry plays a role in protecting our National Security by controlling much of our trade, an often overlooked, yet vital, role.

Volvo Construction Equipment Announces First North American Electric Machines’ Pilot Results

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 9:26pm

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) announced today the results of a pilot project testing the ECR25 Electric compact excavator and L25 Electric compact wheel loader in North America.

Key Points: 
  • Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) announced today the results of a pilot project testing the ECR25 Electric compact excavator and L25 Electric compact wheel loader in North America.
  • The pilot results come on the cusp of the companys full roll-out of electric machines in these sizes, with customer deliveries of the ECR25 Electric expected in January 2022 and both units available throughout North America early in 2022.
  • The pilot project confirms Volvo electric construction equipment matches performance and has significant benefits when compared to diesel machines in the same class.
  • Performance The Volvo electric machines have similar specifications to their diesel equivalents, and pilot project participants said that in practice the performance matched that of diesel machines.

2022 Acura RDX Remains Atop the Podium with New Styling, More Features and Available Long Beach Blue Pearl Paint

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 6:00pm

LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Featuring refined styling, a dramatically quieter cabin and a retuned suspension, the 2022 Acura RDX is the most dynamic, comfortable and refined 5-passenger SUV in Acura history. Making its debut at the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach in striking Long Beach Blue Pearl paint, the 2022 RDX lineup is expanded with the availability of a new top trim, combining the sporty style of the highly popular RDX A-Spec® with the premium features of the Advance Package. The 2022 RDX will begin arriving at Acura dealers nationwide in early November.

Key Points: 
  • RDX features a 19-inch 10-spoke design standard, while RDX with Technology Package wears similar wheels with a machined face and Pewter Gray accents.
  • All 2022 RDX models are available in a new Liquid Carbon Metallic, while Phantom Violet Pearl is offered on RDX models equipped with the Technology and Advance Packages.
  • Fora more premium experience, the 2022 RDX receives extensive updates to reduce road noise in the cabin.
  • The fifth Acura model to be built at Acura's Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC), the new 2022 RDX PMC Edition will be offered exclusively in vibrant Long Beach Blue Pearl paint.

AgriCapture Lists 51,691-Acre Carbon Capture Project with Climate Action Reserve

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:18pm

In preparation, AgriCapture collected robust data from 2018 through 2021 on 888 tracts of farmland.

Key Points: 
  • In preparation, AgriCapture collected robust data from 2018 through 2021 on 888 tracts of farmland.
  • The initial project will quantify, monitor, report, and verify climate-friendly agricultural practiceson 51,691row-crop acres.AgriCapture will also continue to add additional acres to the project.
  • Founder and CEO of AgriCapture John Farris says: "The only way to do a carbon credit project in the agricultural space is to do it thoughtfully.
  • Founded by landowners for landowners, AgriCapture grows landowner profitability, increases land value, improves farming and food supply chain sustainability and advances agriculture as a natural solution to climate change.

Kinetics Noise Control Announces KCI ASHRAE Type 4 Spring Isolators

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

DUBLIN, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Kinetics Noise Control Inc. (Kinetics) is thrilled to announce the launch of a new ASHRAE Type 4 Spring Isolator: the KCI .

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Kinetics Noise Control Inc. (Kinetics) is thrilled to announce the launch of a new ASHRAE Type 4 Spring Isolator: the KCI .
  • The KCI are compact, lightweight, and seismically restrained spring isolators.
  • A lightweight compact restrained isolator has always been a hole in the Kinetics offering," says Lee Chiddention, Kinetics Director of Sales for the HVAC Market.
  • Catalyst Acoustics Group is the parent company of an elite group of acoustic, seismic, vibration and noise control companies that together, offer the broadest portfolio of noise control solutions in the market today.