Seraing


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Seraing

(sərĕN`), city (1991 pop. 60,838), Liège prov., E Belgium, on the Meuse River, near Liège. It is a major center of heavy industry. Nearby is Val Saint Lambert, one of the world's leading glassware-manufacturing centers. The Crystal Museum of Belgium is there.
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"It's as if you had a friend who you used to see in the prime of life and resplendently healthy and you meet him 15 years later and he looks completely disheveled,'' Luc Dardennes said of Seraing in an interview with his brother through a translator.
Seraing, located in the province of Liege, with more than 60,000 inhabitants will be the first Belgian city equipped and will test the WUH connection service, which will be gradually expanded in major cities in Wallonia and Brussels.
SERAING, Belgium: Rising cycling star Peter Sagan of Slovakia won the first stage of the Tour de France yesterday ahead of Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland, who retained the overall lead.
Defending champion Cadel Evans began his campaign with a 13th place finish, with 9.5 seconds separating him from Wiggins heading into day two's Seraing stage.
Meanwhile, in Liege on Saturday, the world's most compelling road race gets under way with the Tour de France prologue, a swift, 6.4km jaunt around the pretty Belgian city, though this is no more than an appetiser before the real action starts on Sunday with a 198km ride between Liege and Seraing.
A number of engines were ordered, and an agreement to manufacture was made with the John Cockerill Company in Seraing, Belgium.
A 125 million loan will specifically finance the construction of two new locks at Lanaye and Ivoz-Ramet and dredging works between the municipalities of Flemalle and Seraing. Both schemes are located on the Rhine/Meuse-Main-Danube priority trans-European corridor.
Amplification primers 5'-CCTAACACATGCAAGTCGARCG-3' (forward) and 5'-CGTAT-TACCGCGGCTGCT-3' (reverse), both from Eurogentec (Seraing, Belgium) were used in a standard polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to generate a 490-bp fragment from the 5' end of the 16S gene.
FIGAZ explains the situation by the start of several combined-cycle gas turbines (CCGT) in Belgium - in Seraing (460 MW), Drogenbos (572 MW), Herdersbrug (460 MW), Ghent-Ringvaart (350 MW) and Saint Ghislain (350 MW) - or the modernisation of existing plants by adding gas turbines.
The former Anderlecht star is lined up for a move from First Division club Seraing to Vise - the same club Bosman plays for - but is objecting against Seraing's insistence on a fee.