Schneider Electric SA agreed to buy the U.K.’s Invensys Plc for 3.4 billion pounds ($5.2 billion) to add software and control systems used by chemicals makers, oil refineries, and mining companies.
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GTECH Corp. Wednesday celebrated the opening of a $15,000 computer lab at Manton Heights in Providence. The new computer lab is the 200th lab to be opened through GTECH’s “After School Advantage” program.
In the current constrained fiscal environment, a number of state investment programs have seen funding shrink, if not downright disappear. But one initiative that should not just avoid the axe but be augmented is the R.I. Science and Technology Advisory Council’s Collaborative Innovation Research Grant program.
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