Midland Canal

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Midland Canal,

Ger. Mittelland Kanal, artificial waterway system of Germany, extending eastward c.200 mi (320 km) along the North German plain from the Dortmund-Ems Canal, Germany, to Magdeburg, Germany, on the Elbe River. An eastward extension of the Midland Canal passes through Berlin and connects with the Oder River. The system is made up of a series of canals that join parallel north-flowing rivers. The canal facilitates east-west transportation of raw materials and manufactured goods, with coal and iron constituting a large portion of the barge traffic.
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As a public inland port infrastructure company, The licensor operates the container terminal at industriehafen ii in minden and erects a new container handling center as a parallel port on the mittellandkanal in minden-ppinghausen.
6 square kilometers (which a VW spokesperson points out could cover the entire Principality of Monaco, although it is worth noting that while the Wolfsburg plant is on the banks of the Mittellandkanal, an artificial waterway, and Monaco is on the French Riviera, so we give it to Monaco on that score), that claim is probably legitimate.
181) was the Mittellandkanal, connecting the Rhenish industrial area with the Elbe, which was initiated by Hohenlohe and defeated by the conservatives, but completed under Bulow.
Major organization : PROJEKTSTEUERLEISTUNGEN ZUR REAKTIVIERUNG VON HAFENSONDERGEBIETSFLCHEN IM INDUSTRIEHAFEN DURCH GANZJHRIGE VOLLSCHIFFIGE ANBINDUNG AN DEN MITTELLANDKANAL (LANDESHAUPTSTADT MAGDEBURG)
The Mindener Hafen GmbH intends to build a new parallel port on the Mittellandkanal, the procurement of a Containerverladebrcke.
Contract notice for construction of a parallel port on the Mittellandkanal incl
Teilbauabschnitt fr den Neubau eines Parallelhafens am Mittellandkanal inkl.
Lot 1: 1 vehicle for Weser and Mittellandkanal with branch ducts by Linden, Misburg, Hildesheim, Salzgitter.
Stefan Schubert, Saisonarbeit am Kanal, Rekrutierung, Arbeits- und Lebensverhdltnisse ausldndischer Arbeitskrdfte beim Bau des Mittellandkanals im Osnabrucker Land 1910-16 (Frankfurt am Main and London, IKO 2005).
Major organization : NEUBAUAMT FR DEN AUSBAU DES MITTELLANDKANALS IN HANNOVER
Implementing agency : Neubauamt fr den Ausbau des Mittellandkanals in Hannover
Major organization : NEUBAUAMT FE[pounds sterling]R DEN AUSBAU DES MITTELLANDKANALS IN HANNOVER