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2008-06-24 06:02:47

By Maria Garriga, New Haven Register, Conn. Jun. 24--NEW HAVEN -- The Board of Education Monday voted to give AFB Construction Management of Bridgeport the schools facilities management contract for $1.08 million. "We're ready to move tomorrow. We've started working from our first interview," said Alfonso Barbarotta, AFB's president and chief executive officer. AFB beat out Aramark Inc. of Philadelphia, which had held the contract for 14 years, as well as OR&L Facility Services in...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.