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General Electric

(company)
(GE) A US company that manufactured computers from 1956 until 1970, when it sold its computer division to Honeywell and left the computer business. Notable GE computers were the GE-265, which supported the Dartmouth Time-sharing System (DTSS), and the GE-645 used for Multics development.

See also GCOS.

Not to be confused with the General Electric Company (GEC) in the UK (where FOLDOC's first seeds were sown).
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Some 20 Chinese hydro equipment makers now sell turbines abroad and market leaders Harbin Electrical Machinery Co and Shanghai-based Dongfang Electrical Machinery Co are being groomed ultimately as competitors for global peers like Voith Siemens, GE Hydro and Alstom.
The orders were awarded by the contractor GE Hydro Inepar AB.
On the far side of the Tasman Sea, GE Hydro, a unit of GE Power Systems in Atlanta, has entered what it calls an "alliance relationship" with Hydro Tasmania to upgrade the utility's 300-MW Poatina hydropower station.
The other members of the consortium are Oderbrecht, Inepar-Fem, and GE hydro Inepar.
The company will continue operations under the new name GE Hydro Asia Co Ltd.
JSC Electric Power Plants (EPP), the major state-owned power generation company in the Kyrgyz Republic, today announced the award of a turn-key contract for the Asian Development Bank-supported (ADB) modernization of the Toktogul hydropower plant (HPP) to a joint venture of GE Hydro (France) and GE Renewables (Switzerland) for $104 million.
As per statement of GE Hydro Solutions president and CEO Yves Rannou, They are happy to work closely with Forces Motrices de la Gougra SA and to bring their technical knowledge and experience to their project.
Table 11: Leading Vendors in the Worldwide Hydropower Equipment Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Alstom, Voith-Siemens, Andritz VA Tech, GE Hydro and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27 Select Players in the Hydropower Generation Equipment Market II-27 ABB Ltd.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Morphic Technologies' (STO:MORPB) subsidiary, Finshyttan HydroPower AB, has received two strategically important orders from GE Hydro Inepar AB for renovation of the hydroelectric power stations in Stensele and Trollhattan.
The equipment will be manufactured by GE Hydro Asia from its manufacturing facility in Xiaoshan, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province.
GE Hydro, in association with GE Capital, arranged export credit financing through the Export Agency of Norway.