Esch-sur-Alzette


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Esch-sur-Alzette

(ĕsh-sür-älzĕt`) or

Esch,

city (1991 est. pop. 24,012), SW Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, on the Alzette River. It is an industrial center and a rail junction. Manufactures include iron and steel, cement, tar products, and fertilizer.

Esch-Sur-Alzette

 

(also Esch), a city in Luxembourg, on the Alzette River. Population, 28,000 (1976). Esch-sur-Alzette is an iron-mining center. Industry is represented by ferrous metallurgy, machine building, brewing, and the production of varnishes, paints, and cement.

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Although Donald Park's side conceded a late goal to their Czech rivals in Esch-sur-Alzette, they finished second in the group.
Defender Wright, currently on loan at Accrington Stanley, featured in both games, in Cardiff and Esch-sur-Alzette respectively.
McEwen claimed a ninth career stage victory by beating Boonen in a mass finish to the 228.5km stage from Obernai to Esch-sur-Alzette after a crash allowed Matthias Kessler to be caught in the closing stages.
McEwen notched his ninth career stage victory by beating Boonen in a mass finish to the 228.5km stage from Obernai to Esch-sur-Alzette after a crash allowed Matthias Kessler to be caught in the closing stages.
Davitamon's Robbie McEwen crosses the finish line first in Esch-sur-Alzette yesterday
McEwen claimed a ninth career stage victory by beating Boonen in a mass finish to the 228.5km run from Obernai to Esch-sur-Alzette after a crash allowed Matthias Kessler to be caught in the closing stages.
Highlights of the third stage of the tour, a 216.5km journey from Esch-sur-Alzette to Valkenburg, the third longest stage facing the riders.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced it will lend up to Euro 200 million to fund the construction of a science, research and innovation park at the former Belval steel works, near Esch-sur-Alzette. Said the EIB: "This will contribute to the redevelopment of that part of the country still disfigured by the presence of abandoned steel production sites".
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to lend Euro 80 million to Twinerg for construction and operation of a natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant at Esch-sur-Alzette, in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
Wright once again started the Luxembourg game in Esch-sur-Alzette, while Charles came off the bench.