johannesburg is the economic and financial hub of south africa, producing 16% of south africa's gross domestic product, and accounts for 40% of gauteng's economic activity. citation needed in a 2008 survey conducted by mastercard, johannesburg ranked 47 out of 50 top cities in the world as a worldwide centre of commerce the only city in africa .
cape dutch architecture is an architectural style found in the western cape of south africa. the style was prominent in the early days 17th century of the cape colony, and the name derives from the fact that the initial settlers of the cape were primarily dutch. the style has roots in medieval netherlands, germany, france and indonesia .
this is a list of notable wind turbine manufacturers and businesses that manufacture major wind turbine . south korea hanjin south korea hyosung south korea hyundai heavy industries south korea hitachi japan – acquired the wind turbine business of fuji heavy industries in 2012; japan steel works japan machine sazi arak iran mitsubishi heavy industries japan končar .
trenton locomotive & machine manufacturing company 1854-1863 trenton, new jersey tredegar company 1850-1900 richmond, virginia 1 james a. trimble , new york city
before long, mechanical means were found to achieve this. for instance, stamp mills were used in samarkand as early as 973. they were also in use in medieval persia. by the 11th century, stamp mills were in widespread use throughout the medieval islamic world, from islamic spain and north africa in the west to central asia in the east.
the south african railways class ng g16 2-6-2 2-6-2 of 1937 is a narrow gauge steam locomotive.. between 1937 and 1968, the south african railways placed 34 class ng g16 garratt articulated steam locomotives with a 2-6-2 2-6-2 double prairie type wheel arrangement in service on the avontuur railway and on the natal narrow gauge lines.
kalamazoo vegetable parchment company 2 mills , parchment, michigan closed paper mill operated by crown vantage prior to closure. kapstone, northbrook, illinois charleston kraft paper mill, north charleston, south carolina cowpens recycled paper mill, cowpens, south carolina longview kraft paper mill, longview, washington
mather & platt is the name of several large engineering firms in europe, south africa and asia that are subsidiaries of wilo se, germany or were founded by former employees. the original company was founded in the newton heath area of manchester, england, where it was a major employer.
dairy queen dq is an american multinational chain of soft serve ice cream and fast-food restaurants owned by international dairy queen, inc., a subsidiary of berkshire hathaway.international dairy queen, inc., also owns orange julius, and formerly owned karmelkorn and golden skillet fried chicken.. the first dq restaurant was located in joliet, illinois.
bcg has been one of the most successful immunotherapies. bcg vaccine has been the 'standard of care for patients with bladder cancer nmibc ' since 1977. by 2014 there were more than eight different considered biosimilar agents or strains used for the treatment of non–muscle-invasive bladder cancer nmibc .
tata motors acquired the south korean truck manufacturer daewoo commercial vehicles company in 2004 and purchased jaguar land rover from ford in 2008. tata motors is listed on the bse bombay stock exchange, where it is a constituent of the bse sensex index, the national stock exchange of india, and the new york stock exchange.
republic of south africa 18 south africa left the commonwealth of nations in 1961 and was re-admitted in 1994. it remains a republic. note: the manufacturer and last two digits of the year are on the upper arc of the stamp e.g., wa 80 for walter annexe, 1980 .