retail is the process of selling consumer goods or services to customers through multiple channels of distribution to earn a profit. retailers satisfy demand identified through a supply chain.the term 'retailer' is typically applied where a service provider fills the small orders of a large number of individuals, who are end-users, rather than large orders of a small number of wholesale .
seven types of electric multiple unit rolling stock operate on the mtr network and four generations of light rail vehicles operate on the light rail network. all utilise either 1,432 mm 4 ft 8 3 ⁄ 8 in rail gauge near standard gauge 44 45 or 1,435 mm 4 ft 8 1 ⁄ 2 in standard gauge .
the adjective 'british' is commonly used to refer to matters relating to the united kingdom and is used in law to refer to united kingdom citizenship and matters to do with nationality.
1999 – a pakistan navy breguet atlantic, believed to be serialled '91', c/n 33, of 29 squadron, is shot down by two indian air force mig-21 jets, citing airspace violation. dubbed the atlantique incident, it raises tensions between india and pakistan.
the aim-120 advanced medium-range air-to-air missile, or amraam pronounced am-ram , is an american beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile bvraam capable of all-weather day-and-night operations. designed with a 7-inch 180mm diameter form-and-fit factor, and employing active transmit-receive radar guidance instead of semi-active receive-only radar guidance, it has the advantage of being a .
the term mill originally referred to the milling of grain, which usually used natural resources such as water or wind power until those were displaced by steam power in the 19th century. because many processes like spinning and weaving, iron rolling, and paper manufacturing were originally powered by water, the term survives as in steel mill , paper mill , etc.
lawson contracted to buy the daimler motor syndicate limited and all its rights and on 14 january 1896 formed and in february successfully floated in london the daimler motor company limited. it then purchased from a friend of lawson a disused cotton mill in coventry for car engine and chassis manufacture where, it is claimed, the uk's first serial production car was made.
induction ac motors may be used as generators, turning mechanical energy into electric current. induction generators operate by mechanically turning their rotor faster than the synchronous speed, giving negative slip. a regular ac asynchronous motor usually can be used as a generator, without any internal modifications. induction generators are .
the uk national collection is a collection of around 280 historic rail vehicles predominantly of british origin . the majority of the collection is kept at four national museums: national railway museum, york; locomotion, shildon; science museum, kensington, london; science and industry museum, manchester; other items are on short or long-term loans to museums and heritage railways such as .
progress rail locomotives, doing business as electro-motive diesel emd is an american manufacturer of diesel-electric locomotives, locomotive products and diesel engines for the rail industry. the company is owned by through its subsidiary progress rail services.. electro-motive diesel traces its roots to the electro-motive engineering corporation, a designer and marketer of .
induction ac motors may be used as generators, turning mechanical energy into electric current. induction generators operate by mechanically turning their rotor faster than the synchronous speed, giving negative slip. a regular ac asynchronous motor usually can be used as a generator, without any internal modifications.
the caltrain modernization program calmod is a $1.9 billion project that will add a positive train control ptc system and electrify the main line of the u.s. commuter railroad caltrain, which serves cities in the san francisco peninsula and silicon valley, as well as transition from its current diesel-electric locomotive powered trains to electric multiple units emu .
the toys included a spring which gave them the ability to jump. the feature was used to get a genuinely startled reaction from pratt. although motion capture was used in the previous film to depict velociraptor, ilm determined after several tests the technology would not be adequate for depicting dinosaurs in jurassic world: fallen kingdom.
in 1881, a siemens ac alternator driven by a watermill was used to power the world's first electric street lighting in the town of godalming, united kingdom. the company continued to grow and diversified into electric trains and light bulbs. in 1887, it opened its first office in japan.