engine company

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en′gine com`pany

a unit of a city's fire department in command of one or more firefighting vehicles.
[1810–20, Amer.]
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The fireboys were never on hand so suddenly before; for there was no distance to go this time, their quarters being in the rear end of the market house, There was an engine company and a hook-and-ladder company.
OJSC "Perm Engine Company" (incorporated into OJSC "MC "United Engine Building Corporation") was founded in 1997 on the base of Engine Building Plant #19, named after I.Stalin (later - named after Ya.
It ensures that JET and Marapco brand diesel generators are built with Original Perkins Engines, purchased directly from Perkins Engine Company Ltd.
Their father did not support Percy's enthusiasm for the new fangled motor car and in 1902 his sons Victor, Percy and Allan set about creating the Riley Engine Company, which was formally set-up the following year and based in Castle Works.
In 1916 the Nero Engine Company (a company set-up by Stanley Riley to make his own car) was able to acquire land atFoleshillwith the assistance of the Ministry of Muntions.
The company was formerly known as Cummins Engine Company and changed its name in 2001.
Auto Business News-November 29, 2017--Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company acquires all issued shares in Jining Yuchai Engine Company
The US Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney, has been awarded a contract for preliminary design review of a new engine for the Army's fleet of Black Hawk and Apache helicopters, the company said.
IN 1971 a Conservative government headed by Edward Heath nationalised the Rolls Royce aero engine company which was struggling financially.
Eniro AB (STO:ENRO), a Nordic region search engine company, on Friday reported a net loss of SEK27m, or SEK0.39 per share, for the first quarter of 2015, from January 2015 to March 2015.
ETIHAD Airways has announced it will acquire Mubadala's Aircraft Technologies (Adat) following an agreement reached recently which also sees the setting up of a new engine company.