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B&W

B&W, B/W or B+W may refer to. [1]

16 relations: Babcock & Wilcox, Black & White Festival, Black and white (disambiguation), Black-and-white, Boeing, Bowers & Wilkins, Bra & Wessels, Brown & Williamson, Burmeister & Wain, BW, College van burgemeester en wethouders, Gramophone record, Grayscale, Monochrome, Power Macintosh G3 (Blue & White), Schneider Kreuznach.

Babcock & Wilcox

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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Black & White Festival

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 (disambiguation)

Black-and-white is a form of visual representation that does not use color.

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Black-and-white

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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Boeing

The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets and satellites.

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Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins, or B&W, is an English company that produces audio equipment, most notably loudspeakers.

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Bra & Wessels

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

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

Burmeister & Wain was a large established Danish shipyard and leading diesel engine producer headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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BW

BW or Bw may stand for.

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College van burgemeester en wethouders

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.

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Gramophone record

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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Grayscale

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

Monochrome describes paintings, drawings, design, or photographs in one color or values of one color.

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Power Macintosh G3 (Blue & White)

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.

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Schneider Kreuznach

Schneider Kreuznach is the abbreviated name of the company Jos.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B%26W

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