COCODRIE, Louisiana (Reuters) - Energy giant BP said on Monday it had "turned the corner" in a weeks-long effort to contain an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico even as the company faced fresh questions about its industry safety record.
HOUSTON/COCODRIE, Louisiana (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will create a presidential commission to probe the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and energy giant BP said on Monday it had "turned the corner" in its efforts to contain it.
( Louisiana Tech University ) Three students from Louisiana Tech University's College of Engineering and Science have been awarded 2010-2011 academic scholarships from Tau Beta Pi, one of the nation's leading engineering honor societies.
Robots that interact with people should stop always putting efficiency first and learn that with humans a little courtesy goes a long way
Spiroflow Systems, Inc. offers a variety of accessories to help compacted or otherwise difficult materials flow from bulk bags.
Oxford Instruments' magnetic resonance MQC analyzers determine the oil content of seeds, nuts, grains and processed foods by acquiring a signal from the whole sample and not just from the surface.
Watlow®'s expanded line of EZ-ZONE® ST integrated controllers feature phase angle power switching and increased load current.
CreateASoft Inc.'s SimTrack™: Dynamic Visibility & Analysis tool is designed to provide live visibility, forecasting and replay functionality for any process based operation.
Wind energy company that announced in 2008 it planned a Little Rock factory with 630 employees is showing no signs of progress toward opening.
Crude prices have fallen about 20 percent in two weeks as investors worry that a debt crisis in Europe could spread to the U.S. and hurt the global recovery.
Union representing AbitibiBowater workers says the company is closing its pulp and paper mill in Gatineau, Que., affecting about 350 workers.
New York jury decided that Novartis engaged in a pattern of discrimination against women, paying them less than men and treating pregnant women unfavorably.
Several of the nation's largest food companies say they will take 1.5 trillion calories out of their products by 2015 in an effort to reduce childhood obesity.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A proposed cap of $10 billion in liability for oil companies to cover damages from oil spills is "inadequate," U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said on Monday.
More than 4,600 votes cast; Carol Cowan receives majority to become Farm Mom of the Year