Hemel Hempstead

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Hemel Hempstead

(hĕm`əl), town (1991 pop. 80,110), Hertfordshire, SE England. Hemel Hempstead was designated one of the new townsnew towns,
planned urban communities in Great Britain, developed by long-term loans from the central government and first authorized by the New Towns Act of 1946. The chief purpose of the act was to reduce congestion in the great cities (or at least prevent its increase) through
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 in 1946 to alleviate overpopulation in London. It is a market town and London suburb. Manufactures include paper, electrical and light engineering products, office machinery, and photographic apparatus.

Hemel Hempstead

a town in SE England, in W Hertfordshire: designated a new town in 1947. Pop.: 83 118 (2001)
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Founded in 1989 in Hemel Hempstead, England, ProCon has focused exclusively on developing simple, cost-effective solutions for classrooms, conference rooms and other small-rooms with limited A/V control and distribution needs.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Aerospace Power Systems, Hemel Hempstead, England, has won a contract to supply the starter-generator system for the Eurocopter EC 135 helicopter.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Aerospace Power Systems, Hemel Hempstead, England, has been awarded CPW 148 approval and attributed the status of self release supplier by Pratt & Whitney Canada, Longueil, PQ, Canada.
June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Aerospace today announced that its international Power Systems business, headquartered in Hemel Hempstead, England, has been selected as a partner by the Bombardier Aerospace Group - North America to supply the complete electrical system for the long-range, high-speed Global Express business jet aircraft.
WESTFORD, Massachusetts and HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, England, August 8 /PRNewswire/ --