Italian Boat Designer Extends Usage of HyperWorks

Troy-based Altair Engineering Inc. announced Tuesday that ABstructures, an Italian structural design company that develops sailboat structures for yachts that participate in the America’s Cup and the Volvo Ocean Race, has extended its use of HyperWorks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2011

Reno Bertoia picture from trading card baseball career.

Former Detroit Tiger Reno Bertoia Dies

Former Detroit Tigers infielder Reno Bertoia has died of lymphoma at 76.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2011


JEMS Technology Grants European Distribution to Hyla Soft

Orion Township-based JEMS Technology said it had granted European distribution rights to its video-to-handheld technology to Genoa, Italy-based Hyla Soft.


Mayor Bing Heads To The 'Detroit of Europe'

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is going to Italy to visit the city often called “the Detroit of Europe.”


Study: Testosterone May Help Women With Heart Failure

A little testosterone may be beneficial for elderly women suffering from heart failure, according to a new study by scientists in Italy.


Detroit Area Leaders On Economic Mission To Italy

The advantages of doing business in the Detroit area is part of the sales pitch made by local elected, auto union and other leaders to Fiat suppliers during an economic mission this week in Italy.


Death From The Land Of His Birth-0526

When the Army needed this Italian-born Detroiter for a dangerous secret mission, Sgt Santoro Calcarra put his life on the line for his adopted homeland.