watchmaking


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watchmaking

[ˈwɒtʃˌmeɪkɪŋ] norologeria (arte)
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CITIZEN also sees a commonality between the spirit of figure skaters -- who pursue their personal best by striving to continually improve the various elements of their routines -- and the philosophy of watchmaking.
Ahmed Seddiqi and Sons' 65 years in watchmaking has certainly helped bring forth this high turnout of speakers and participants.
Greubel Forsey, the watchmaking company acclaimed for their innovative and stunning multi-tourbillon watches, is all set to impress watch fanatics in the Sultanate of Oman with their new creation - the Greubel Forsey Art Piece 1.
BOMBERG is a newcomer to the World of Watches, first seeing the light of day in 2012 in NeuchEotel, the cradle of the Swiss watchmaking industry.
Since making Japan's first wristwatch in 1913, Seiko has continuously refined its mechanical watchmaking skills and, today, builds every component, including mainsprings and balance springs, in-house.
Epitomizing the excellence of Mido's watchmaking know-how, the Multifort Limited Edition Heritage is produced in a limited edition of 999 timepieces.
Breguet was the darling of both the jurors and the public at the 2014 Grand Prix d'Horlogerie d'Geneve (GPHG) awards, which have come to be known as the Oscars of the watchmaking world.
A young Swiss watchmaker, Abraham- Louis Breguet, who had set up his workshop in Paris, invented the tourbillon and changed the course of mechanical watchmaking.
The eight walks are: Earlsdon Festival Walk (May 1); Coventry Arts Trail (May 2); Watchmaking in Coventry (May 3); Rural Heritage Canal Walk (May 3); Urban Heritage Canal Walk (May 3); Fargo Rediscovered (May 4); Going Down South (May 4); and Waterway Connections (May 11).
This E-Special compiles four feature-length articles about four watchmaking cities in Switzerland: Bienne, where Rolex, Omega, and the Swatch Group make timepieces; La Chaux-De-Fonds, which houses facilities for brands such as Cartier and Girard-Perregaux, as well as the Museum of Horology; Geneva, home to Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin and Rolex's main headquarters; and Le Locle, where visitors will find brands such as Zenith, Ulysse Nardin, and Tissot.
Paris: The watch subsidiary of French luxury group Hermes says it has bought control of a Swiss watchmaking firm, Joseph Erard Holding, boosting its strategy in making high-end timepieces.
Some of the secrets of Swiss watchmaking were shared among a select band of enthusiasts at a special event held by a Midland jewellers.