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armour

(US), armor
1. Nautical the watertight suit of a diver
2. Engineering permanent protection for an underwater structure
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[USPRwire, Thu Aug 22 2019] Globally, the armoured thermocouple market is anticipated to grow on the backdrop of the petroleum and chemical industries during the forecast period.
[ClickPress, Thu Aug 22 2019] Globally, the armoured thermocouple market is anticipated to grow on the backdrop of the petroleum and chemical industries during the forecast period.
New Delhi [India], Dec 5 ( ANI ): Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday presented the 'President's Standard' to the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army at the Indian Armoured Regiments at Suratgarh Military Station in Rajasthan.
It's armour penetration is usually very low and the shell is only capable of penetrating very lightly armoured tanks, or the rear, and sometimes the sides, of other tanks.
Dubai: Dubai Investments Park, or DIP, the largest integrated commercial, industrial and residential community in the Middle East and wholly-owned by Dubai Investments, is emerging as the preferred manufacturing hub for world-class armoured vehicles, with more and more companies setting up base within the business park.
"Down the road at Port Talbot, Tata Steel is making armoured steel so there is a real centre for armour making here in South Wales," Prof Brown said.
Concerning The Armoured Vehicles Market 2012-2022, a Visiongain analyst commented that "Despite the fact that many armoured vehicle programmes are undoubtedly threatened by ongoing curtailments to defence budgets around the world, opportunities exist for companies to bid for a wide range of armoured vehicle programmes within leading military nations, in addition to the prospects of partnering with emerging militaries and local companies to form joint ventures."
Summary: BAE Systems is unveiling for the first time in the Middle East the armoured Toyota HiLux and a Gunner Protection Kit demonstrator, at the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) from February 23-26.
BAE Systems will showcase the armoured Toyota HiLux and a gunner protection kit demonstrator at the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (Idex) 2009 in Abu Dhabi.
For the tournament's spectators in 2.2 who evaluate the armoured Pericles, the armour is an object without a history, a material thing that lacks attendant narratives.
If you're a high-profile businessman or a celebrity living in fear of an attack, robbery or kidnap, then spending from pounds 199,000 upwards on an armoured Jaguar may well seem like one of the safest investments you could make.