Archive | July 23rd, 2012

Prosthetic limbs making Olympic strides

July 23, 2012

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As BBC producer Stuart Hughes shows here, prosthetic limbs have come a long way in recent years. The reporter lost part of his leg in Iraq but this week he is running part of the Olympic torch relay thanks to a carbon fibre blade prosthesis. Mississippi College student and multiple amputee Carrie Holmstrom recently told her own […]

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Venture Technologies achieves Cisco designation

July 23, 2012

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Venture Technologies has achieved Cisco Cloud Builder designation, the Jackson IT-firm announced Monday. “We are excited to earn this prestigious designation that highlights Venture’s private cloud building expertise,” Venture CEO Gerard Gibert said in a released statement. “Venture is now one of only a few Cisco partners in the Southeast to earn this designation.” The […]

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BorgWarner adding 50 jobs in Water Valley for new auto transmission product

July 23, 2012

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Global powertrain supplier BorgWarner is expanding operations at its plant in Water Valley to begin manufacturing a new ECO-Launch system that enables the stop-start function in automatic transmissions. By adding the new product to its production line BorgWarner expects to create 50 new jobs at the plant. This latest expansion marks the company’s third in […]

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