in 1958, the army transferred the weldon spring quarry to the atomic energy commission, who used it from 1959 to 1966 as a disposal area for uranium, thorium, and radium residues from the chemical plant both drummed and uncontained and for disposal of contaminated building rubble, process equipment, and soils from demolition of a uranium processing facility in st. louis.
rhosydd quarry was a slate quarry northeast of porthmadog in north wales. small-scale working of the site began in the 1830s, but was hampered by the remote location, and the lack of a transport system to carry the slates to markets. the rhosydd slate company was formed in 1853, and became a limited company in 1856.
a sale notice produced in 1874 in preparation for an auction of the quarry and plant claimed that development work at rhosydd had cost £150,000. the auction took place in manchester on 27 june 1874, and the quarry was sold for just £29,500. the buyers created the new rhosydd slate quarry company ltd on 10 october, and whereas the previous .
ias 16 prescribes that an item of property, plant and equipment should be recognised capitalised as an asset if it is probable that the future economic benefits associated with the asset will flow to the entity and the cost of the asset can be measured reliably.
ryland reports results for the fourth quarter of 2012 westlake village, calif.-- business wire -- the ryland group, inc. nys: ryl , today announced results for its quarter ended december 31,
the euclid company of ohio was a company specialized in heavy equipment for earthmoving, namely dump trucks and wheel tractor-scrapers, that operated from the united states of america from the 1920s to the 1950s, then it was purchased and converted into a section of general motors and later on by hitachi construction machinery.
a brickworks, also known as a brick factory, is a factory for the manufacturing of bricks, from clay or shale.usually a brickworks is located on a clay bedrock the most common material from which bricks are made , often with a quarry for clay on site.
british shadow factories were the outcome of the shadow scheme, a plan devised in 1935 and developed by the british government in the buildup to world war ii to try to meet the urgent need for more aircraft using technology transfer from the motor industry to implement additional manufacturing capacity.. the term 'shadow' was not intended to mean secrecy, but rather the protected environment .
fixed assets, also known as tangible assets or property, plant and equipment pp&e , is a term used in accounting for assets and property that cannot easily be converted into cash. citation needed this can be compared with current assets such as cash or bank accounts, described as liquid assets.in most cases, only tangible assets are referred to as fixed.