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Petard

 

a charge of compacted black powder placed in a metal or cardboard casing. A petard is used in primer cups to transmit fire from the friction primer to the powder charge located in the artillery shell case. In time fuses, the petard transmits fire from the delay element to the detonator. A petard may also be used for creating sound effects in fireworks.

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Going forward, RTS will operate as an independent company within the Petards Group from its offices at Holbeck Rail Depot in Leeds and all staff will be retained within the business as part of the acquisition.
It will provide Petards with an entry into fixed site ANPR and complement the Group's existing ProVida range of mobile in-car enforcement products giving greater critical mass to the overall business and a wider customer base in the UK and overseas markets.
[beaucoup moins que] Je me suis enquis des prix pour acheter quelques petards aux enfants mais je me suis tout de suite abstenu[beaucoup plus grand que], ajoute-t-il en quittant les lieux.
With the addition of Stadler, Petards' customer list now includes six of the world's Top 10 train builders and exports have comprised over one third of revenues for a second year running.
De son cote, le Chef de service charge du dossier des jouets pour enfants a l'ANCSEP, Souheir Laadhari, a indique que le pistolet a balles ou les petards peuvent entrainer des brulures et de graves blessures au niveau de oeil et de l'oreille.
The new Call Off contracts - an umbrella contract which will involve Petards' services for three years - are for the East Coast Main Line as part of the Intercity Express Programme and the Great Western Railway West of England service.
Petards directors said QRO, a 15-year-old firm which employs 11 permanent staff who will all stay on with the business, will strengthen the group's offerin and allow it to expand further into the emergency services -- one of three it works in, together with transport and defence.
"I had a shattered pestle once," he confided, "but only because we had attached an explosive charge to it in an attempt to improve its performance by turning it into a petard. It exploded as soon as I began grinding."
GATESHEAD security specialist Petards has won another deal with regular customer the Ministry of Defence, worth PS1.5m.
Chaque annee, la fete d'El Mawlid Ennabaoui, supposee etre un moment de retrouvailles joyeuses est marquee par des accidents en raison de l'utilisation abusive de petards de toute formes et dimensions.