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 (byĕl′skô-byä′lä, -byä′wä)
A city of southern Poland south of Katowice. Founded in the 13th century, it passed to Austria in 1772 and was returned to Poland in 1919.


(Polish ˈbjɛlskɔˈbjawa)
(Placename) a town in S Poland: created in 1951 by the union of Bielsko and Biala Krakowska; a leading textile centre since the 16th century. Pop: 356 000 (2005 est)


(ˈbyɛl skɔˈbyɑ lɑ, -ˈbyɑ wɑ)

a city in S Poland. 180,000.
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Contract award notice: Maintenance of street lights devices within the city of bielsko-biala (poland-bielsko-biala: Traffic-signal maintenance services)
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A second Polish crib has been presented to the people of Kirklees from its twin town, Bielsko-Biala.
Contract award notice: Collection of municipal waste from property owners in bielsko-biala and supplying them to the regional installation for municipal waste treatment - zaklad gospodarki odpadami sa in bb
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Contract award notice: Construction of a dewatering system for drainage of fermented sludge in the lateral sewage treatment plant of komorowice in bielsko-biala.
The subject of the order is delivery, Within the framework of separate packages of specialized disposable and reusable equipment used for surgical operations for the needs of the beskydy center of oncology - jana pawla ii in bielsko-biala in the assortment and quantities specified in detail in the enclosure 4 to siwz.