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RCCAO calls on federal government to take immediate action to help municipalities

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 5:04pm

However, immediate action is needed to ensure municipalities get help with their funding issues.

Key Points: 
  • However, immediate action is needed to ensure municipalities get help with their funding issues.
  • While the Fall Economic Statement indicates there will be some relief down the line, that help might come too late, said RCCAO board chair Peter Smith.
  • A report done for RCCAO by Prism Economics and Analysis shows a massive number of construction industry jobs are in jeopardy in 2021.
  • Background on RCCAO: The Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) is a labour-management construction alliance.

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy BWRX-300 Small Modular Reactor Achieves U.S. Licensing Milestone

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:30pm

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) today announced that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued a Final Safety Evaluation Report for the first of several licensing topical reports (LTRs) that have been submitted for the BWRX-300 small modular reactor (SMR).

Key Points: 
  • GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) today announced that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued a Final Safety Evaluation Report for the first of several licensing topical reports (LTRs) that have been submitted for the BWRX-300 small modular reactor (SMR).
  • Based in Wilmington, N.C., GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is a world-leading provider of advanced reactors and nuclear services.
  • Established in 2007, GEH is a global nuclear alliance created by GE and Hitachi to serve the global nuclear industry.
  • The nuclear alliance executes a single, strategic vision to create a broader portfolio of solutions, expanding its capabilities for new reactor and service opportunities.

Idaho National Laboratory and University of Illinois Collaborate with Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation on Advanced Reactor Proposal

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 12:05am

SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Seattle-based Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation ( USNC ) has established two strategic partnerships with U.S. organizations Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) to build and test the company's advanced Modular Micro Reactor (MMR).

Key Points: 
  • SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Seattle-based Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation ( USNC ) has established two strategic partnerships with U.S. organizations Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) to build and test the company's advanced Modular Micro Reactor (MMR).
  • Ultra Safe Nuclear, the INL, and University of Illinois have jointly developed a proposal for submission to the Department of Energy's (DOE) for its Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program (Risk Reduction).
  • At the Idaho National Laboratory, USNC has proposed to construct a micro-reactor power plant to support the demonstration of INL's Integrated Energy Systems (IES).
  • The Illinois reactor will be the first Gen IV reactor deployed at a university, and the first new U.S. university reactor in nearly 30 years.

Urgent action needed now to save 41,000 construction-related jobs in Ontario

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 2:00pm

This will further delay much-needed infrastructure projects and it will also be too late to fix the problem for the 2021 construction season.

Key Points: 
  • This will further delay much-needed infrastructure projects and it will also be too late to fix the problem for the 2021 construction season.
  • Municipalities need a commitment before the end of this year that they will have the support they need to balance their budgets.
  • A new report done for RCCAO by Prism Economics and Analysis shows a massive number of construction industry jobs are in jeopardy in 2021.
  • Background on RCCAO: The Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) is a labour-management construction alliance.

 Blue Prism Collaborates with Signavio to Drive Intelligent Automation at Scale

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 8:00am

Signavio creates the right foundations for accelerated and sustained transformation, says Peter Walker, CTO EMEA at Blue Prism.

Key Points: 
  • Signavio creates the right foundations for accelerated and sustained transformation, says Peter Walker, CTO EMEA at Blue Prism.
  • This collaborative approach grants the best possible return on intelligent automation investments, especially as businesses look to scale across the organization.
  • Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done.
  • Blue Prism, the Blue Prism logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.

Public Relations Society of America, LA Chapter Announces 56th Annual PRism Awards Honorees

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 7:38pm

The Los Angeles Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-LA) held the 56th annual PRism Awards, honoring the best in communications strategy and execution in the LA area, on Thursday, November 12.

Key Points: 
  • The Los Angeles Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-LA) held the 56th annual PRism Awards, honoring the best in communications strategy and execution in the LA area, on Thursday, November 12.
  • Special honorees at the 56th annual PRism Awards were:
    Pre-COVID, the team executed campaigns that were comprehensive and varied in nature, utilizing all tools available to PR professionals including broadcast and print features, guild and industry panels, and press junkets.
  • The Presidents Award is granted to the team with the most PRism Awards of the evening.
  • For earning four PRism Awards and one Award of Excellence, the Presidents Award was granted to Fiona Hutton and Associates.

Blue Prism Keeps goto.energy on Track for High-Speed Growth

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 8:00am

The pre-integrated cognitive capabilities of the Blue Prism Cloud digital workers are also being used to eliminate errors and delays within the billing cycle.

Key Points: 
  • The pre-integrated cognitive capabilities of the Blue Prism Cloud digital workers are also being used to eliminate errors and delays within the billing cycle.
  • With the elasticity of cloud underpinning their digital workforce, we are looking forward to seeing the business scale new heights," says Terry Walby, Chief Executive, Blue Prism Cloud.
  • Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.

Blue Prism Keeps goto.energy on Track for High-Speed Growth

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 8:00am

The pre-integrated cognitive capabilities of the Blue Prism Cloud digital workers are also being used to eliminate errors and delays within the billing cycle.

Key Points: 
  • The pre-integrated cognitive capabilities of the Blue Prism Cloud digital workers are also being used to eliminate errors and delays within the billing cycle.
  • With the elasticity of cloud underpinning their digital workforce, we are looking forward to seeing the business scale new heights," says Terry Walby, Chief Executive, Blue Prism Cloud.
  • Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.

Blue Prism Interact Now Available to all Enterprise Customers

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

The future of work will require humans to interact and collaborate further with the digital workforce," says Jason Kingdon, Chairman and CEO at Blue Prism.

Key Points: 
  • The future of work will require humans to interact and collaborate further with the digital workforce," says Jason Kingdon, Chairman and CEO at Blue Prism.
  • Our Interact offering allows real-time automation holistically, and within the Blue Prism model of providing high resiliency and enterprise-grade security."
  • Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.

Blue Prism Interact Now Available to all Enterprise Customers

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

The future of work will require humans to interact and collaborate further with the digital workforce," says Jason Kingdon, Chairman and CEO at Blue Prism.

Key Points: 
  • The future of work will require humans to interact and collaborate further with the digital workforce," says Jason Kingdon, Chairman and CEO at Blue Prism.
  • Our Interact offering allows real-time automation holistically, and within the Blue Prism model of providing high resiliency and enterprise-grade security."
  • Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done.
  • "Blue Prism", the "Blue Prism" logo and Prism device are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Blue Prism Limited and its affiliates.