Skierniewice


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Skierniewice

(skyĕrnyĕvē`tsĕ), town (1993 est. pop. 44,000), Łódzkie prov., E central Poland. It is a railway junction and manufacturing center where electrical goods, glass, and ceramics are produced. Chartered in 1463, it was a residence of the bishops of Gniezno (17th–18th cent.). Skierniewice has a 17th-century episcopal palace.

Skierniewice

 

a city in Poland and administrative center (since 1975) of Skierniewice Województwo. Population, 26,500 (1974). A railroad junction, Skierniewice produces steel building components and radio equipment. It has enterprises of the chemical machine-building and food-processing industries, including a brewery, and enterprises for the production of plywood, glass, and ceramic ware.

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The coextrusion line includes an inline lamination station and was installed at Paccor's plant in Skierniewice, Poland.
Germany-based packaging manufacturer, Paccor International, which is now a member of the Coveris group, has expanded its production capacity for PET sheet with the purchase of a complete three-layer co-extrusion line, including an in-line lamination station, for its Polish factory in Skierniewice.
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Known for her international extension efforts in irrigated agriculture, Haman was previously an instructor at Michigan State University, a research specialist with the USDA, and a research specialist with the Institute of Crops and Vegetables in Skierniewice, Poland.
The father-of-one, who is divorced, comes from Skierniewice in central Poland.
Mr Marzec moved to Nuneaton but visited his pal in Skierniewice, Poland, in 1995, just after selling his home in Fitton Street.
ARNHEM, the Netherlands -- ARCADIS (NASDAQ: ARCAF, EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy and engineering company, announced today that its Polish operation, as a leader of a consortium, has been awarded the contract for the supervision and project management of the modernization of a 60 km long section of the railway from Skierniewice to Lodz, in Central Poland.
Another frozen vegetable and fruit company with a high profile in Poland and neighboring markets including Russia is Hortex, which operates a network of factories including three specialized plants in Ryki, Skierniewice and Przysucha that pack everything from minced spinach and green peas to cherries, plums and tangerine nectar.
In addition to enhancing the vertical integration of CRH's operations, this acquisition consolidates the Group's position as the leading producer of paving products in Poland and extends the market coverage of existing operations in Gdansk, Warsaw, Lublin and Skierniewice to encompass northern and central Poland.
On September 10, the Ministry of Communications announced new tenders for granting licenses to provide fixed telephone services to the remaining unlicensed six regions in Poland: Warsaw, Lodz (Poland's second largest city), Kielce, Czestochowa, Plock and Skierniewice.