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residential town (1990 pop. 24,407), Fairfield co., SW Conn., on Long Island Sound at the mouth of the Saugatuck River; settled 1645–50, inc. 1835. It serves as a popular residence for New York City commuters. Westport has a summer theater. William TryonTryon, William,
1729–88, English colonial governor in North America. After a distinguished army career he was appointed (1764) lieutenant governor of North Carolina and succeeded (1765) Arthur Dobbs as governor.
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 landed at Compo Beach before his raid on Danbury in 1777. A number of 18th-century houses remain.
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In addition, Westport also said that it has received USD 17.5m in cash from affiliates of Cartesian Capital Group in accordance with the amended investment agreement.
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Westport Innovations Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has secured the first Australian commercial order for its high-pressure direct injection (HPDI) LNG fuel system from truck fleet Mitchell West Pty.
According to Westport, the two-year development program will be divided into two phases -- ohase one will define advanced fuel system requirements, including the design of fuel injectors, while ohase two will incorporate the design and manufacture of new prototype fuel systems.
Westport said the program will continue developing HPDI natural gas fuel systems for 450-horsepower Cummins ISX engines to meet approaching emissions regulations for nitrogen oxide and particulate matter emissions set by the Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board.
Additionally, Westport announced that Fuel Cells Canada has named Westport chief operating officer Michael Gallagher to its board of directors.
Dean Davison, a spokesman for Westport, said the insurer filed suit in U.S.
20 June 2017 - Funds managed by Connecticut, US-based real estate investment firm Westport Capital Partners LLC have closed on the acquisition of Tysons, Virginia, US-based office property 2000 Corporate Ridge, formerly known as Tysons Executive Plaza I, from a special servicer that had foreclosed upon the building in 2015, the firm said.
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Cushman & Wakefield's Metropolitan Area Capital Markets Group has orchestrated the trade of Westport View Corporate Center in downtown Westport.