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2014-09-12 08:22:34

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After working in a field on a neighbor's farm, Jim Flach parked his equipment and stepped out of the vehicle. Flach received a severe electric shock that ultimately resulted in his death a few months later. His equipment was unknowingly touching an overhead power line, and he became a path to ground for an electrical current as he set his foot onto the ground. Safe Electricity urges farmers and agricultural workers to take precautions around...

2014-05-13 16:21:34

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the most responsible bidder, the Transit Division of Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, Inc. (BBII) was chosen by the City of Charlotte to build the track and systems components of the new Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) LYNX Blue Line Extension as well as the Blue Line Capacity Expansion Project. The Blue Line will extend Charlotte's LYNX light rail system 9.3-miles northeast from Ninth Street in Center City through the North...

2014-02-11 12:22:15

Company Increases Spend to Focus on Infrastructure Projects Designed to Help Reduce Number and Duration of Outages MORRISTOWN, N.J., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having spent more than $2 billion in capital improvements since 2001, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) plans to spend an additional $251 million in 2014 to further expand and strengthen its infrastructure to enhance and maintain service reliability throughout its 13 county service area. This represents about a $50...

2012-10-11 04:01:49

VAHLE, the pioneer of the electrical conductor bar industry, is celebrating 100 years of innovation and manufacturing excellence. Founded in Germany by Paul and Helene Vahle, VAHLE is recognized worldwide for its cutting-edge, high quality electrification systems. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 VAHLE, the pioneer of the electrical conductor bar industry, is celebrating 100 years of innovation and manufacturing excellence. Founded in Germany by Paul and Helene Vahle, VAHLE is...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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