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Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises is an American power generation company headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. On June 30, 2015, Babcock & Wilcox completed a spinoff from BWX Technologies, its former parent which is now headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia. The two companies began trading separately on July 1. The company previously known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company provided design, engineering, manufacturing, construction and facilities management services to nuclear, renewable, fossil power, industrial and government customers worldwide. B&W's boilers supply more than 300,000 megawatts of installed capacity in over 90 countries around the world. A reactor from B&W was destroyed by a nuclear meltdown in the Three Mile Island accident. During World War II, over half of the US Navy fleet was powered by Babcock & Wilcox boilers. The company has its headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. It has major operations in Lynchburg, Virginia; Barberton, Ohio; Euclid, Ohio; Lancaster, Ohio; West Point, Mississippi; Mount Vernon, Indiana; Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Erwin, Tennessee; Amarillo, Texas; Cambridge, Ontario; the Danish city of Esbjerg; and the German city of Straubing. B&W also has joint major joint venture companies in Beijing and the Indian city of Pune.http://pdf.secdatabase.com/917/0001193125-12-089188.pdf B&W employs approximately 12,700 people, in addition to approximately 10,400 joint venture employees. The company was founded in 1867 by Stephen Wilcox and George Babcock as Babcock, Wilcox & Company to manufacture and market Wilcox’s patented water tube boiler. B&W's list of innovations and firsts include the world’s first installed utility boiler (1881); manufacture of boilers to power New York City’s first subway (1902); first pulverized coal power plant (1918); design and manufacture of components for the USS Nautilus, the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine (1953-55); the first supercritical pressure coal-fired boiler (1957); design and supply of reactors for the first U.S. built nuclear-powered surface ship, the NS Savannah (1961).
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The Black & White Audiovisual Festival (Festival Audiovisual Black & White) is a Portuguese arts festival which takes place in April.
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Black-and-white is a form of visual representation that does not use color.
Black and white, often abbreviated B/W or B&W, and hyphenated black-and-white when used as an adjective, is any of several monochrome forms in visual arts.
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The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets and satellites.
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Bowers & Wilkins, or B&W, is an English company that produces audio equipment, most notably loudspeakers.
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B&W (Bra & Wessels) was a chain of Swedish department stores founded in 1976 by a merger of Wessels and Bra.
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Brown & Williamson was an American tobacco company and subsidiary of the giant British American Tobacco, that produced several popular cigarette brands.
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Burmeister & Wain was a large established Danish shipyard and leading diesel engine producer headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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BW or Bw may stand for.
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The college van burgemeester en wethouders (abbreviated as college van B&W or simply B&W) is the executive board of a municipality in the Netherlands.
A gramophone record (phonograph record in American English) or vinyl record, commonly known as a "record", is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat polyvinyl chloride (previously shellac) disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
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In photography and computing, a grayscale or greyscale digital image is an image in which the value of each pixel is a single sample, that is, it carries only intensity information.
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Monochrome describes paintings, drawings, design, or photographs in one color or values of one color.
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The Power Macintosh G3 series (commonly known as the "Blue and White G3", or sometimes either as the "B&W G3" or "Smurf Tower" to distinguish it from the original Power Macintosh G3) is a short-lived series of personal computers designed, manufactured and sold by Apple Computer Inc. as part of their Power Macintosh line.
Schneider Kreuznach is the abbreviated name of the company Jos.
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