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Wijk,

Netherlands: see MaastrichtMaastricht
, city (1994 pop. 118,102), capital of Limburg prov., SE Netherlands, on the Maas (Meuse) River and on the Albert Canal system. It is an important rail and river transportation point and an industrial center.
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The bodybuilder, 66 - whose real name is Michael Van Wijk - starred in the classic ITV endurance show for seven years until 1999, and he would love to see his villainous character make a comeback in a revival.
Wijk, Roest, and Boere describe a Dutch project that has outfitted 900 homes with solar cells, rainwater harvesting systems, a solar farm, and subsurface storage that meets all the energy needs of those homes--electricity, heating, water, and transportation--year round.
MANILA, Philippines Wesley So overpowered reigning women's world champion Hou Yifan of China in 30 moves of an English Opening to finish tied for fifth place at the conclusion of the Tata Chess Steel Masters 2018 in Wijk aan Zee, the Netherlands Sunday.So bit on a Hou pawn sacrifice in the opening by returning a pawn that turned out beneficial for the former as it opened a file that led to vicious kingside attack and eventually the early resignation of the highest ranked woman chesser in the world.
The tournament is held in Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands.
"It's not a bad thing to be afraid of falling, but it puts you at higher risk of falling," said Diedeke van Wijk, a physiotherapist who runs WIJKfysio and teaches the course three times a year in Leusden, a bedroom community just outside Amersfoort, in the centre of the country.
Summary: Wijk aan Zee [Netherlands], Jan 16 (ANI): Indian Grandmaster Harika Dronavalli had to settle for her third consecutive draw against higher-ranked Dutch Grandmaster Erwin L'Ami after a long encounter, here at the prestigious 80th edition of the Tata Steel Chess tournament.
Fil-Am Wesley So settled for a draw with Indian Baskaran Adhiban Friday night, but kept top spot in the 79th Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament in Wijk aan Zee the Netherlands.
Professor Olle Wijk, former head of research and development at SANDVIK, has been awarded the Jernkontoret's grand gold medal in recognition of his life's work devoted to the development of steel and the Swedish steel research network.
"The researchers, led by professor Ad van Wijk, are the first ones in Europe who have managed to make the next big step towards a more sustainable future based on fuel cell cars as a clean source of energy," said Frank Meijer, Head of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle at Hyundai Motor Europe.
Vincent Klepac-owned Bayshore and Seaford owns WIJK, Ocean City, Md.
Sandvik AB (STO:SAND) announced on Thursday that Olle Wijk, executive vice president and head of group R&D, will retire as of 30 April 2016, at the age of 65.
The book, written by Voskuijl's son Joop van Wijk and Flemish journalist Jeroen De Bruyn says Nelly became a Gestapo informant at age 19 and remained one until the age of 23.