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Augeas

(ôjē`əs), in Greek mythology, son of Helios and king of Elis. He kept his huge herds of cattle in the Augean Stables. As his sixth labor, Hercules cleaned the stables in one day by diverting the course of a river (possibly the Alpheus) through them.
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Augean said that the addition of Colt will enhance its Industry and Infrastructure business unit, adding UK-wide industrial services coverage and complementing the Group's existing service, treatment and disposal infrastructure.
The m dmi Party (P) leader is aware that to large sections, especially among the subaltern classes, he is something of a messiah, who is bent on cleansing the Augean stables of politics.
Certainly the Augean stable of Hassan's Morocco could do with a good cleansing.
As part of the failed bid to bring the 2018 World Cup to England, Triesman spent countless days dealing with FIFA, an organization which he believes needs a metaphorical clearing out of the Augean Stables if it is to repair its tarnished image, the report said.
One such challenge, the Vatican Bank, is equivalent to cleaning up the Augean stables.
Consignments of conventional industrial waste and VLLW from Sellafield and Chapelcross are sent to one of three licensed sites: FCC Environmental at Lillyhall, Sita at Clifton Marsh, Lancashire, or Augean at Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, based on which is most suitable for a particular consignment under current regulatory guidelines," the NDA said.
Singapore, always quick to restore order on its limited territory, had no choice but to clean up its fiscal Augean stables.
Loan notes AT: Stronachs/Infinity Partnership Augean North Sea Acquisition of the environmental services business of PS0.
The question is who will win the election in Mayaand whether the winners will be able to restore calm, stick to Bulgariaas policy of fiscal austerity and finally clean the Augean stables of corporate Bulgaria.
Scotoil recently formed a partnership with Yorkshire-based industrial waste specialist Augean to offer services to companies with environmental challenges.
Fans say Benedict was a great "teaching pope" who also presided over a quiet cleansing of the church's Augean stables, promoting a financial glasnost, committing the church to reform in the fight against clerical sexual abuse, and challenging the careerist and self-aggrandizing culture in the Vatican--most notably, of course, by being willing to renounce the pinnacle of power himself.