Sorocaba


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So·ro·ca·ba

 (sôr′o͝o-kä′bä)
A city of southern Brazil west of São Paulo. It is a commercial and industrial center.

Sorocaba

(Portuguese soroˈkaba)
n
(Placename) a city in S Brazil, in São Paulo state: industrial centre. Pop: 671 000 (2005 est)

So•ro•ca•ba

(ˌsɔr ʊˈkɑ bɑ)

n.
a city in SE Brazil, W of São Paulo. 254,672.
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The objective of this paper is to to characterise the Sorocaba river basin fish community, in different habitats using the most usual indicators of community ecology such as richness, dominance and species diversity.
LOUIS -- Emerson (NYSE: EMR) announced its Board of Directors recently approved new investment of about $100 million to build, expand or renovate several Emerson office and manufacturing facilities in Houston and McKinney, Texas; Nanjing, China; and Sorocaba, Brazil over the next two years.
The first part entails building the Sorocaba municipal hospital, which will comprise 250 beds (including 96 beds for the intensive care unit) and 10 operating rooms.
C'est du moins ce qui se degageait de l'excellente ambiance ayant caracterise le groupe Algerie lors de la seance d'entraEnement effectuee jeudi apres-midi sur le terrain du Sorocaba World Sports Center et a laquelle les medias nationaux et etrangers etaient convies.
InterAtiva currently operates a 9000sq metre facility located in Sorocaba, near Sao Paolo and employs 70 people who are all transferring with the business which will join IMI's Severe Service division.
The facility is to be located in Sorocaba, in the state of Sao Paulo.
By going ahead with building the factory in Sorocaba in the state of Sao Paulo, Toyota is eyeing increasing production capacity for the local market, the sources said.
Tokyo, July 16, 2008 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its decision to acquire land in the city of Sorocaba, in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo, as the site for a new plant for Toyota do Brasil Ltda.
atuba, Bauru, Presidente Prudente, Ribeirao Preto, Santos, Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, Sao Paulo and Sorocaba.
SEuo Jose dos Campos and Sorocaba are the cities having service centres of Embraer.
Par ailleurs, les Verts ont regagne Sorocaba juste apres le match par l'aeroport de Campinas.
The funds will be used to build, expand or renovate Emerson office and manufacturing facilities in Houston and McKinney, Texas; Nanjing, China; and Sorocaba, Brazil over the next two years.