Sarthe


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Sarthe

(särt), department (1990 pop. 514,600), NW France. Le MansMans, Le
, city (1990 pop. 148,465), capital of Sarthe dept., NW France, on the Sarthe River. The historical capital of Maine, it is also an important manufacturing, commercial, educational, and communications center. Its service industries, especially insurance, are important.
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Sarthe

 

a department in northwestern France; located in the basin of the Sarthe River, a tributary of the Loire. Area, 6,200 sq km. Population, 490,400 (1975). The capital is Le Mans.

Twenty-eight percent of Sarthe’s economically active population is employed in agriculture and 25 percent in industry (1968). The main branch of agriculture is the breeding of cattle, swine, and horses. Wheat, barley, potatoes, and fodder crops are cultivated. Industry includes the production of motor vehicles (there is a plant in Le Mans), food, and leather and footwear.

Sarthe

a department of NW France, in Pays de la Loire region. Capital: Le Mans. Pop.: 536 857 (2003 est.). Area: 6245 sq. km (2436 sq. miles)
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Major organization : CDC DE LA VALLE DE LA HAUTE SARTHE
*** the consultation concerns: the supply and delivery of work clothes, undergarments, shoes, boots and waders; safety and security equipment and equipment and lifejackets for the needs of the services of the department of sarthe
Address : Htel De Villeplace Raphael Eliz 72305 Sabl Sur Sarthe Cedex
Contract notice: supply of digital equipment for the needs of the department of sarthe and the departmental fire and rescue service (sdis) 72 reference number: 19ff-dsi-2575-k
Address : Htel De Ville - Place Raphal Eliz 72300 Sabl Sur Sarthe
Contract notice: the purpose of this contract is the maintenance of telephone facilities, the management of fixed telephony and interconnection links on behalf of the sarthe epsm.
Main features: maintenance of telephone facilities and management of fixed telephony and interconnection links on behalf of the epsm of sarthe
Contract notice: supply and installation / removal of bike directional signaling for the maintenance of veloroutes constituting the "bike sarthe" in the department of sarthe
Contract notice: maintenance of hiking trails in the community of communes haute sarthe alpes mancelles
Contract notice: enveloping market for election documents in the context of european political elections and exceptional polls for the years 2019 and 2020 in the department of sarthe