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2010-09-21 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received a contract from Scania to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services to design, build and commission a new climatic wind tunnel in Sodertalje, Sweden near Stockholm. Officials did not disclose the contract value. Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs will produce a facility for product development testing of heavy trucks and buses in...

2010-06-12 14:58:00

COPENHAGEN, June 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 30,000 People run Across the Øresund Bridge Between Denmark and Sweden When the Bridge Run 2010 Kicks off Saturday, June 12. Runners of all Ages From More Than 25 Countries Participate in the Half Marathon Over and Under the sea, an Event That Also Marks the Start of the Celebrations for the Øresund Bridge's Tenth Anniversary. In 1999,...

2009-10-07 02:00:00

PARIS, France, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Extruded Products, part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto - will supply SBS Transit, Singapore's main public transport company, with aluminium extrusions, sheets, and joining elements for 600 additional low CO2 emission Scania city buses featuring the Alcan EcoRange(R) body structure system. "This new order means that around 50 per cent of SBS Transit's total bus fleet, or 1100 Scania buses, will use our unique EcoRange(R)...

2009-01-06 11:08:00

German luxury automaker Porsche is being obliged to bid on a Swedish truck company that it has previously said it does not want, the company said. Porsche said that stock market rules require it to bid on truck company Scania, the Swedish news agency Tidningarnas Telegrambyra reported Tuesday. Porsche purchased more than 50 percent of the voting stock in Volkswagen, which owns a majority of Scania, forcing Porsche into the position of having to bid for Scania's outstanding shares, the news...

2008-09-24 12:00:31

Scania (Sweden), heavy lorry manufacturer, opened its service centre in the Czech Republic, in Ostrava-Paskov. Investment costs for its building have reached CEK 82 mil. Servcie centre employs 30 people. (c) 2008 Access Czech Republic Business Bulletin. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

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  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.