An American Uprising In Second World War England, Mutiny In The Duchy

When very large numbers of American service personnel arrived in the UK, they were based in camps that were largely in quiet rural areas and they significantly outnumbered the local indigenous population. The fact that most US military personnel avoided upsetting the local population was a major achievement on both sides Very Highly Recommended

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Modern Conflict Archaeology, Nazi Prisons in the British Isles, Political Prisoners During The German Occupation Of Jersey & Guernsey 1940-1945

Britain had to abandon the Channel Islands in 1940 and did not even have adequate time to evacuate significant numbers of the population. The Germans started with a soft approach but political prisoners increased and the occupation became harsh, not least because the German logistics operation was unable to supply all the food and medicines required Very Highly Recommended

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Battleship Duke of York, An Anatomy from Building to Breaking

The further successful partnership of two skilled marine authors, with strong artistic backgrounds, and a publisher with a very strong reputation for producing outstanding, definitive books on naval subjects . The large format and an excellent facing pages bifold at the centre make this a memorable study of Britain’s last battleship in service Most Highly Recommended

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The Adoption of Drone Technology Helps ArcelorMittal to Accelerate Its Transformation And Innovate In Industrial Inspections And Maintenance Processes

The Adoption of Drone Technology Helps ArcelorMittal to Accelerate Its Transformation And Innovate In Industrial Inspections And Maintenance Processes

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ArcelorMittal is a true global industry giant. And when it comes to their impact in the steel industry, you can expect accordingly gigantic numbers. ArcelorMittal operates steel manufacturing facilities in 16 countries around the world, has customers in 160 countries, and employs 168,000 workers. The teams work round-the-clock to supply the steel that modern society is built upon. In 2020, ArcelorMittal shipped 69 million tonnes of steel in the form of coils to all corners of the world.

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GE Announces Multi-Million Pound Investment to Create Diverse New Generation of UK Engineers

‘Next Engineers’ programme to attract 3,500+ young people from all walks of life

General Electric (GE) has announced a five-year, $3.5 million (£2.5m) investment in the UK as part of its global Next Engineers programme, to increase the diversity of young people entering engineering. The UK programme will be based in Staffordshire, where GE operates three sites that design, develop, and service products used throughout the power and renewable energy industries.

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Bombardier’s Safety Standdown Celebrates 25th Anniversary, Returns to Wichita to Focus on New Ways to Learn, Apply and Share

  • Bombardier’s Safety Standdown anniversary marks a quarter-century of aviation safety stewardship and education
  • Prominent safety event promotes lifelong learning to highlight the latest safety knowledge available throughout the industry
  • In-person presentations will focus on specific elements of Safety Management Systems (SMS), runway excursions, 25 years of automation airmanship leadership, productive culture in disruptive environments and more

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier’s annual Safety Standdown, one of the most comprehensive safety conferences in the aviation industry, is celebrating its 25th anniversary and this year’s event is returning to its roots in Wichita, KS, Nov. 2-3 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Established 25 years ago by Bombardier’s Learjet flight demonstration team, the theme for this special anniversary edition of the event is, “Learn, Apply, Share,” prompting aviation professionals and organizations to learn new skills, apply them and share their knowledge to make an impact as a role model.

 

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