colleran

Jim Colleran

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Wed Jul 1

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colleran posted to the 3D Printing board. 9:09 PM

The Blade

bills itself as the first 3D printed car. According to the very slick web site (I am always a little wary of those) it uses 3D printed parts in a new manufacturing process. I am not sure what to make of it.

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colleran posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 5:34 AM

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colleran replied to the Renewable Energy board. 5:21 AM

Re: Bill Gates invests more on Renewable Energy

What an interesting paper. There is good news on the environment and we should be aware of it as well as all the challenges we have.

Tue Jun 30

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colleran posted to the Renewable Energy board. 3:47 AM

Bill Gates invests more on Renewable Energy

Bill Gates says that we need much more investment in RE. He has a point.

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Mon Jun 29

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colleran posted to the Organovo Holdings board. 9:54 PM

Organovo explains $40 million offering

Objectives

" - Expand on the total number of 3D printable tissue types they are able to offer commercially, and expand the market for the current liver tissue they are already offering.o1
- Bring additional institutional investors [more]

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colleran posted to the 3D Printing board. 9:05 PM

Printing homes from cellulose

Sweden is investing in a project to print home parts and entire homes from cellulose (used to make paper among other things).

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colleran posted to the General Electric Company board. 7:39 AM

GE Selling Fleet Services

Looks like more finance-related businesses are going.

http://news.yahoo.com/ge-selling-fleet-businesses-element-6-...

Sat Jun 27

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colleran replied to the General Electric Company board. 10:03 PM

Re: General Electric Company

If you are talking about competitors in building commercial jet engines, I really doubt that there is any company deciding to start building them. They are very complex machines and the upfront costs for building them is enormous. Other than RR or [more]

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colleran posted to the Battery Technology board. 5:42 AM

More on 24M and manufacturing

According to this article Peter Chaing started the company to come up with a new flow battery and rather came up with a new method for manufacturing lithium-ion batteries.

The rather long article also talks about 24M's work as an example of [more]

Thu Jun 25

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colleran replied to the Railroads board. 2:13 AM

Re: WSJ: Boxcar Shortage

I think that containers will completely replace box cars. Containers give shippers so much more flexibility since they can be delivered/picked up by trucks. Railroads could get rid of a lot of sidings that way.

Wed Jun 24

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colleran posted to the Medtronic, Inc. board. 8:54 PM

A winner

This has stock has been a winner in my portfolio. I like the company and the the medical device sector. MDT just upped its dividend by 25%.

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Tue Jun 23

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colleran posted to the 3D Printing board. 9:58 PM

Ford using Carbon3D printers

Evidently they are starting to use these printers before they go into general production. Remember that Alan Mullaly, former Ford CEO, is on their board.

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colleran posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 9:43 PM

Sun Jun 21

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colleran posted to the Rule Breakers boards. 9:17 PM

Sat Jun 20

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colleran posted to the Rule Your Retirement boards. 9:18 PM

Thu Jun 18

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colleran posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 8:22 PM

Sat Jun 13

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colleran replied to the Renewable Energy board. 9:14 PM

Re: Construction of huge wind turbine

That was cool.

Fri Jun 12

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colleran replied to the Rule Breakers boards. 12:45 PM

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