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2008-10-15 18:59:36

When faced with replacing technology, many companies prefer the status quo to dealing with upgrade issues. However, Tinius Olsen, a global manufacturer of materials testing machinery, recently helped a major producer of nonferrous investment castings automate materials testing and go paperless.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.