Connect with the concert series at: www.SecretCitySummerConcerts.com To learn more about The Damn Band, visit: https://www.facebook.com/pg/ To learn more about Moving Arts Española, visit: http://www.movingartsespanola.org To learn more about Divino, visit: https://www.facebook.com/DivinoNM/ The Damn Band has been rocking northern New Mexico for over a decade and has a musical background as diverse as the area they reside in. From their home base in Taos, the current lineup showcases the driving rhythms and guitar work by K Bolan and the soulful vocals of Mina Tank. The 2019 Los Alamos Secret City Summer Concert Series welcomes The Damn Band for its debut performance Friday night in Los Alamos. SUMMER CONCERT News: Divino is a product of traditional New Mexican music and has been known to experiment with different genres of music. Divino stands for three very important things: Faith, Family and Culture. They joined to bring back traditional New Mexican music and cultural roots to the community. While all the members began playing music at a young age; Fernando, Andrea and Anthony were all part of their high school bands and mariachi groups. The concert’s youth performance will feature a Mexican Ballet Folklorico dance performance by Moving Arts Española. The Damn Band. Courtesy photo As its ninth concert in the Series, the Sancre Productions team is working in tandem with various Los Alamos County Departments to ensure public safety, ADA accommodations, free parking and shuttle services and a diverse offering of Food Truck Vendors. The youth performance by Moving Arts Española starts at 6 p.m., Divino will perform at 6:30 p.m. and The Damn Band will perform at 8 p.m. The New Mexico Craft Distillery Garden will offer craft cocktails and beer from Rolling Still Distillery Bros., Bathtub Row Brewing Co-Op and Santa Fe Brewing Company. To learn more about SMSI, visit: https://smsi.us With a huge dose of R&B, Rock, Blues, Reggae, Latin and Pop as its driving force, The Damn Band is known as “The Party Band of the Southwest!” To learn more about Rio Grande Motorsports, visit: http://www.riograndemotorsports.com Find the series on Facebook under @SecretCitySummerConcertSeries, and on Instagram using @secretcitysummerconcertseries. In the past the band was invited to play by former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson at his election night celebration; Mina’s recent appearance on the Ellen Degeneres show has helped introduce a new audience to a band that is as unique as the Land of Enchantment. The Damn Band concert is sponsored by SMSI and Rio Grande Motorsports. This Friday’s opening act features Divino. Divino hails from Española and was established in 2013 by Fernando Romero and Andrea Lucero. It consists of four members: Andrea Lucero vocals, Fernando Romero on guitarron, Anthony Lucero on lead guitar and vocals and Mike Chavez on guitar.
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine agents aboard a P-3 Airborne Early Warning aircraft assisted in the disruption of close to 1.5 tonnes of cocaine worth about USD 246 million and effecting the arrest of eight men, on Friday August 29, 2014, CPB said in a release.The P-3 and its crew are based at OAM’s National Air Security Operations Center-Corpus Christi, Texas.While on patrol as part of the Joint Interagency Task Force-South, the OAM crew aboard the P-3 aircraft detected a fishing vessel off the coast of Panama.After the monitoring the vessel’s activities, the crew directed a U.S. Coast Guard Cutter to intercept vessel.The crew of the USCG Legare boarded the 165-foot Panamanian-flagged coastal freighter Hope II, and through a search of the ship, located approximately 1,493 kilograms of contraband, which tested positive as cocaine.The eight crewmembers aboard the Hope II and the vessel were taken into custody and will be turned over to U.S. officials for further investigation.“This latest seizure highlights our joint efforts to disrupt transnational criminal activity before it reaches the U.S. border and further illustrates the results multi-agencies and partner nations achieve as part of JIATF-South,” said NASOC-CC Director Thomas Salter.JIATF-S, a component of U.S. Southern Command, conducts interagency and international operations and facilitates the interdiction of illicit trafficking in support of national and partner nation security.According to U.S. Southern Command, in 2013 JIATF-S international efforts resulted in the seizure of 131 metric tons of cocaine with a Miami wholesale value of USD 2.6 bn.[mappress]Press Release, September 05, 2014; Images: USCG
With a significant oversupply and reduced long-term demand outlook for offshore support vessels in the oil and gas sector, a Danish offshore shipowner is turning to other sectors to keep its fleet busy.Denmark’s Maersk Supply Service, has now teamed up with DeepGreen Resources to recover polymetallic nodules from the Clarion Clipperton Zone of the Pacific Ocean.DeepGreen is advancing the NORI Area D Project through its wholly owned subsidiary Nauru Ocean Resources Inc. The NORI D Project is conducted in cooperation with the Republic of Nauru and advancing the project involves completion of key environmental and engineering milestones.As part of the NORI D Project, Maersk Supply Service has committed one Anchor Handler Tug Supply Vessel and one Subsea Support Vessel for a total of five marine campaigns during the period 2017 through 2019.The AHTS vessel will support environmental studies of the seabed reaching a water depth of 4000+ meters and the SSV will be utilizing its deck capacity as well as crane capabilities for testing the nodule harvester prototype. Maersk Supply Service’s service contribution of approximately $25 million will convert to DeepGreen common shares.During the Campaigns, DeepGreen’s offshore team will undertake baseline studies required to complete a comprehensive Environmental Impact Assessment.DeepGreen will also collect polymetallic nodules for metallurgical test work and undertake trials of its nodule harvesting technology. The environmental studies of the seabed will make use of Maersk Supply Service’s specialized assets built for deep water operations and expertise for ultra-deep water subsea operations.Steen S. Karstensen, Chief Executive Officer of Maersk Supply Service, states, “Maersk Supply Service appreciates this unique opportunity to partner with DeepGreen Resources. We believe DeepGreen is well positioned in the seafloor minerals industry and I am confident that Maersk Supply Service’s deep-water offshore expertise and Integrated Solutions services will enable us to significantly contribute to the success of this endeavour.”“DeepGreen has secured a strong offshore partner that shares our vision for the recovery of cleaner base and strategic metals from polymetallic nodules in the Clarion Clipperton Zone,” said Keith Calder, Chief Executive Officer, DeepGreen Resources Inc.
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This powerful hoist is one of the latest pieces of heavy duty lifting equipment recently added to the J D Neuhaus hire range, and is believed to be one of the largest air driven hoists available for hire in Europe. It complements an extensive range of fully Ex rated JDN hoists, with lift capacities from 250 kg up to 100 tonnes, now available from the rapidly expanding hire fleet at the recently opened J D Neuhaus service centre in Aberdeen.The important operation of lifting a furnace from a dedicated low-loader unit within the live area of the St Fergus gas terminal was undertaken by Enermech Limited, a specialist lifting company who have headquarters in Aberdeen (pictured below). The St Fergus terminal processes gas from over 20 North Sea fields and is responsible for transporting offshore gas to shore, receiving the gas onshore, processing the gas to National Grid specification, delivering the gas to shippers and ensuring a balance between supply and demand.The lift site within the terminal was in close proximity to gas pipes which carry up to 20 percent of the daily gas supplies required for the UK. Mobile cranes were not permitted in the live area, so a pre-manufactured lifting frame was supplied to support both the hoist and the load. After suitable positioning within the plant, the lift, transfer and positioning of the furnace was safely and successfully carried out, providing a cost effective solution to the task in hand.Arthur Hedley, managing director at J D Neuhaus UK commented: “The Profi 100 TI (pictured below) hoist is proving to be a very desirable addition to our rental fleet which is now being utilised on a global basis and has also recently been strengthened by the addition of a further 40 units, including four 50 tonne, plus eight 25 tonne hoist units.” The Profi TI air operated hoists available in the hire fleet are all fitted with top suspension hooks with optional manual, reel chain and motorised trolleys available for conversion to overhead rail mountings to accommodate lateral load transfer movements.Furnace installation at the St Fergus gas terminal, with a J D Neuhaus 100 tonne hoist taking the strain Profi 100 TI air operated hoist from J D Neuhaus with a 100 tonne lift capacity, available on hirewww.jdneuhaus.co.uk
ANTHONY GAROTINHO, Governor of the state of Rio de Janeiro, has approved a funding package for a short extension of metro Line 1 in the city’s Copacabana district. The deal clears the way for concessionaire Opportrans to start work on the 760m extension from the present Cardeal Arco Verde terminus to Siquera Campos, which the Governor expects to open before the end of his term of office in June 2002.Under the deal, the annual fee which Opportrans is committed to pay to the city metro authority until 2018 will be transferred to the National Economic & Social Development Bank, BNDES. This income flow will service an R$220m loan needed to fund construction of the R$184m extension. Garotinho has also promised to inaugurate an extension of Line 2 services across the city centre. Opportrans has launched a feasibility study into the modifications needed for Line 2 trains to run over Line 1 from the junction at Est
ITALY: The first Alstom Coradia Stream electric multiple-unit for Trenitalia is to undergo testing at the Velim circuit in the Czech Republic this month, following its unveiling at the manufacturer’s Savigliano factory.The 160 km/h single-deck 3 kV DC regional EMUs are branded Pop by Trenitalia, which names its regional train families after musical genres. A framework agreement for up to 150 units worth €900m was signed in August 2016, with firm orders then being placed as Trenitalia agrees operating contracts with regional authorities. The EMUs are available in three-car and four-car variants, and the interiors can be configured in different ways to meet local requirements. Orders have been placed for units to be used in the Emilia–Romagna, Puglia, Veneto, Piemonte, Liguria, Abruzzo and Marche regions as well as in Sicily, with the first scheduled to enter service in spring 2019. ‘We are revolutionising the life of Italian commuters with a €4·5bn investment in new trains’, said Trenitalia CEO Orazio Iacono at the unveiling of the first unit on June 26. ‘Pop has been designed around the needs of Trenitalia’s commuters and staff: more convenient, more sustainable and more accessible for everyone’.A Pop EMU will be displayed at the InnoTrans 2018 trade fair in Berlin during September.
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