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(Crafts) weaving the yarn used for the warp
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Noun1.ABB - an urban hit squad and guerrilla group of the Communist Party in the Philippines; formed in the 1980s
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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The TV campaign was filmed on three continents - North America, Europe and Africa - and includes striking visuals and narrations by actual ABB employees.
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Rasmus Sunde, president of ABB Offshore Systems, "This alliance combines ABB's leading expertise in designing, testing, manufacturing and commissioning subsea infrastructure with Input/Output's superior VectorSeis(R) seismic imaging technology.
Our customers look to ABB because of our expertise in maintenance and our ability to provide improved asset productivity with measurable economic results," said Brad Kramer, Senior Vice President and head of ABB's Global Asset Management Services.
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We will continue offering operator training simulation systems to the marketplace as part of ABB's more comprehensive industrial automation portfolio," said Roger Bailey, vice president of ABB and head of its North American Process Automation business.
ABB said the new company, ABB Paint Finishing, is being established from two divisions of its ABB Flakt operation.
By redirecting its spare parts business to focus on customers' unique requirements, ABB has been able to bolster profit margins, drive top-line revenue, and improve customer satisfaction and retention," said Mark Vigoroso, Vice President, Service Chain Management Research.
ABB was selected because of its ability to provide the highest level of technology available in the industry worldwide," said Sandy Taylor, President for ABB in Canada.
5 million, ABB will increase the number of its employees using SSA Global solutions by nearly 25% to more than 5,500.