manganese bronze


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manganese bronze

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(Metallurgy) any of various alloys containing copper (55–60 per cent), zinc (35–42 per cent), and manganese (about 3.5 per cent)
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Noun1.manganese bronze - a brass with from 1-4% manganese to harden itmanganese bronze - a brass with from 1-4% manganese to harden it
alpha-beta brass, Muntz metal, yellow metal - a brass that has more zinc and is stronger than alpha brass; used in making castings and hot-worked products
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According to Geely's chairman Li Shufu, there are exciting times ahead for the city-based London Taxi Company - which restarted full-scale production at its Holyhead Road plant last week "I was last in Coventry six months ago when Geely acquired the LTC business of Manganese Bronze," said Mr Shufu.
Chinese automotive giant Geely stepped in to save Manganese Bronze earlier this year.
THE Grant Thornton manufacturing sector specialist who acted for Chinese car maker Geely on its acquisition of Coventrybased London 'black cab' maker Manganese Bronze is relocating to the firm's Birmingham office.
China-based Geely Automotive has completed the acquisition of Manganese Bronze Holdings, a firm whose only remaining division is the London Taxi Company.
London, Feb 2( ANI ): Chinese car manufacturers Zhejiang Geely has secured the future of the London Taxi after it bought the vehicle's troubled maker Manganese Bronze, which was forced into administration last year.
Coventry-based Manganese Bronze has been acquired by Chinese vehicle manufacturer Geely, which owned a 20% stake in the firm before it collapsed into administration last October.
1 February 2013 - Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (HKG:0175) said on Friday it would take over UK black taxi manufacturer Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc for about GBP11m (USD17.4m/EUR12.8m).
1 February 2013 a[euro]" Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (HKG:0175) said on Friday it would take over UK black taxi manufacturer Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc for about GBP11m (USD17.4m/EUR12.8m).
The iconic vehicle is under threat after Manganese Bronze, the company which owns cab maker the London Taxi Company, went into administration.
The manufacturer of the cabs, Manganese Bronze, has announced that it is going into "administration," the British equivalent of bankruptcy proceedings.
The latest figures from the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders) show the UK car market is continuing to grow, but Britain's biggest union, Unite, warns against complacency following the bad news at Ford UK and the black cab maker Manganese Bronze.