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FAMAS

The FAMAS is a bullpup-styled assault rifle designed and manufactured in France by MAS located in Saint-Etienne, which is now a member of the French government-owned Nexter group. It is being replaced as the service rifle of the French military b ...

                                               

FR F2 sniper rifle

The FR F2 has been the standard sniper rifle of the French military since 1986. It is designed for shooting at point targets at distances up to 800 metres.

                                               

GIAT 30

The GIAT 30 is a series of 30 mm cannon developed to replace the DEFA 550 series weapons on French military aircraft. Introduced in the late 1980s, the GIAT 30 is a revolver cannon with electric ignition and automatic recocking. Unlike the DEFA c ...

                                               

Giat M811

The M811 is an automatic, externally powered, single- or dual-fed cannon firing NATO standard 25 mm ammunition, designed by Nexter Systems.

                                               

Leclerc tank

The Leclerc tank is a main battle tank built by GIAT, now Nexter of France. It was named in honour of General Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque, who led the French element of the drive towards Paris while in command of the Free French 2nd Armoured ...

                                               

GIAT LG1

The LG1 howitzer is a 105 mm towed artillery piece that features both low weight and a high level of accuracy over long distances. Its lightweight construction gives the barrel a relatively short lifespan. The equivalent full charge EFC count is ...

                                               

M621 cannon

The M621 is a 20 mm automatic cannon of French design, developed by Nexter as on-board armament for armored vehicles, aircraft, helicopters and small coastal vessels of the French Navy.

                                               

Nexter Aravis

The Aravis is an infantry mobility vehicle developed and built by French company Nexter. An order for 15 Aravis vehicles was placed by the Delegation Generale pour lArmement in April 2009 for use by the French Army as a reconnaissance and escort ...

                                               

Vehicule blinde de combat dinfanterie

The Vehicule Blinde de Combat dInfanterie is a French Infantry fighting vehicle designed to replace the AMX-10P. They entered active service with the French Army in 2008, with 630 vehicles ordered up to 2010. Spain and the UK have shown interest ...

                                               

VBMR Griffon

The VBMR Griffon is a French multi-role armored vehicle that will replace the French Armys VAB armored personnel carrier.

                                               

Vehicule de lAvant Blinde

The Vehicule de lavant blinde or VAB is an armoured personnel carrier and support vehicle designed by Renault of France. It entered service in 1976; around 5.000 were produced. As of 2019, it is the standard APC of the French Army and has also be ...

                                               

Wasp 58

The Wasp 58 is a 58-mm rocket launcher antitank weapon developed in France in the late 1980s. The weapon was, originally, privately developed by the French firm Luchaire SA, subsidiary of GIAT.

                                               

Gare de Paris-Bercy-Bourgogne-Pays dAuvergne

The Gare de Paris-Bercy-Bourgogne-Pays dAuvergne, formerly Bercy is a railway station and terminus in Paris, France, operated by the SNCF. It specialises in auto-trains, which transport travelers vehicles, such as cars, motorbikes, scooters and s ...

                                               

COMSA Rail Transport

COMSA Rail Transport is a subsidiary of the COMSA EMTE Group, was created in 2002 by Grupo COMSA to provide comprehensive logistics services, rail freight and passenger. It is to be rebranded Captrain España in 2018.

                                               

Ouigo

Ouigo is a French low-cost high-speed train service headquartered in Marne-la-Vallee offering long-distance services on core routes of the French rail network, albeit mostly between secondary stations. It is an independent subsidiary of the Frenc ...

                                               

Reseau Saint-Lazare

Reseau Saint-Lazare is the network of railway lines originating from Saint Lazare Station in Paris. The network stretches from Paris to Normandy and encompasses suburban services. Parisian suburban rail services are operated under SNCFs brand nam ...

                                               

SeaFrance

SeaFrance was a ferry company based in France, wholly owned by the French railways, SNCF, which operated ferry services between Calais, France, and Dover, England. The company employed a total of 1.850 staff, including 1.300 seagoing personnel, a ...

                                               

SNCF Infra

SNCF Infra was the infrastructure division of SNCF, the former nationalised railway operator in France. It has 51.000 employees and revenue was €5.5Bn in 2012. In order to comply with EU regulations on opening up railways to competition, SNCF was ...

                                               

List of SNCF stations

The following link to SNCF stations, grouped by Region: List of SNCF stations in Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur List of SNCF stations in Alsace List of SNCF stations in Nord-Pas-de-Calais List of SNCF stations in Ile-de-France List of SNCF stations in ...

                                               

AREP

AREP is a multidisciplinary consultancy that is wholly owned by SNCF. It was formed in 1997 by Jean-Marie Duthilleul and Etienne Tricaud, architects and engineers. It has 600 staff from around 15 countries, including town planners, architects, en ...

                                               

Transengrais

SNCF Logistics is the division of the SNCF group responsible for freight transportation and logistics. The CEO of SNCF Logistics is Alain Picard The division includes the activities of: Geodis and subsidiaries, general land transport and logistic ...

                                               

TGV Lyria

TGV Lyria is the brand name used for TGV railway lines connecting France and Switzerland. Lyria is also a corporation that runs the service using the staff of SNCF in France and Swiss Federal Railways in Switzerland – the staff consists of one Fr ...

                                               

VFLI

The Voies Ferrees Locales et Industrielles is a French freight rail company, a subsidiary of SNCF in the SNCF Geodis logistics group. The company was formed in 1998 as a low cost short line and industrial railway operator. The subsidiary Fertis o ...

                                               

Landesbank

The Landesbanken in Germany are a group of state-owned banks of a type unique to Germany. They are regionally organised and their business is predominantly wholesale banking. They are also the head banking institution of the local and regional ba ...

                                               

BayernLB

BayernLB or Bayerische Landesbank is a publicly regulated bank based in Munich, Germany and one of the six Landesbanken. It is 75% owned by the free state of Bavaria and 25% owned by the Sparkassenverband Bayern, the umbrella organization of Bava ...

                                               

Helaba

Helaba, short for Landesbank Hessen-Thuringen, is a commercial bank with core regions in Hesse and Thuringia, Germany offering financial services to companies, banks, institutional investors and the public sector, both within Germany and internat ...

                                               

Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg

Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg is a universal bank and the Landesbank for some Federal States of Germany. As of 2018, it is Germanys biggest state-backed landesbank lender. LBBW is a full-service and commercial bank and central bank for savings ban ...

                                               

Norddeutsche Landesbank

The Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale is a German Landesbank and one of the largest commercial banks in Germany. It is a public corporation majority-owned by the federal states of Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt with its head office in Hanover ...

                                               

Kerala Hitech Industries Limited

Erstwhile Kerala Hitech Industries Limited, has been taken over and renamed as Brahmos Aerospace Trivandrum ltd and is a General Engineering Work Centre with flexibility to realize a variety of products. The present product-mix includes major sys ...

                                               

Natural Fibre Park

Natural Fibre Park or Natural Fibre Factory is a Government of Kerala owned factory producing materials from natural fibres, situated at Chavara in Kollam city of Kerala, India. The factory is managed by Coirfed, a state owned Apex Federation of ...

                                               

Public sector undertakings in Kerala

Public sector undertakings in Kerala are of two types, public sector units in which majority shares are owned by Union Government and public sector units in which majority shares are owned by State Government. Public sector undertakings in Kerala ...

                                               

The Kerala Ceramics Limited

The Kerala Ceramics Limited is a fully owned Government of Kerala ceramics products manufacturing company, situated at Kundara in Kollam city, India. The company produce earthenware and spray dried coating grade as well as filler grade Kaolin for ...

                                               

India Government Mint

The India Government Mint operates four mints in the country for the production of coins: Hyderabad, Telangana Mumbai, Maharashtra Noida, Uttar Pradesh Kolkata, West Bengal Under The Coinage Act, 1906, the Government of India is charged with the ...

                                               

Telin

PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International or Telkom International, and commonly abbreviated as Telin, is an Indonesian carrier services and investment company and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telkom Indonesia. It is an international telecommun ...

                                               

IMI Systems

IMI Systems, previous Israel Military Industries, also referred to as Taas, was an Israeli weapons manufacturer. It manufactures weapons, munitions and military technology mainly for Israeli security forces. On 25 November 2018, Elbit Systems com ...

                                               

Israel Shipyards

Israel Shipyards is one of the largest shipbuilding and repair facilities in the eastern Mediterranean. The company also operates the first and only privately owned port in Israel. The company’s facilities are located at the Kishon Port include a ...

                                               

Cassa Centrale Banca - Credito Cooperativo Italiano

Cassa Centrale Banca - Credito Cooperativo Italiano is the parent company of the first Cooperative Banking Group established on 1 January 2019, motivated by the Italian Cooperative Credit Reform. The Italian Cooperative Credit Reform requires eac ...

                                               

Infrastrutture CIS

Infrastrutture CIS is an Italian holding company that associated with Compagnia Investimenti Sviluppo, which had 38.72% stake. Fondo Italiano per le Infrastrutture also had a minority interests of 26% in InfraCIS. Compagnia Investimenti Sviluppo ...

                                               

Artesia (railways)

TGV Artesia was a service branding and joint venture between France and Italy from 1995 to 2011. Trains were staffed by Trenitalia in Italy and SNCF in France. The bar/restaurant service was operated by Cremonini company. Between 2007 and 2011, r ...

                                               

Avanti West Coast

Avanti West Coast is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by FirstGroup and Trenitalia that began operating the West Coast Partnership franchise on 8 December 2019. It replaced Virgin Trains, which had operated the franchise sinc ...

                                               

C2c

Trenitalia c2c Limited, trading as c2c, is an English train operating company owned by Trenitalia that operates the Essex Thameside railway franchise. It manages 25 stations and its trains call at 28. c2c provides commuter services from its Londo ...

                                               

Centostazioni

Centostazioni S.p.A. is a subsidiary of Italian holding company Ferrovie dello Stato. The company was created to redevelop and manage 103 medium-sized Italian railway stations.

                                               

Eurostar Italia

Eurostar Italia was the name given to high-speed trains operated by Trenitalia in Italy. The brand was discontinued and replaced with Le Frecce in December 2012.

                                               

Frecciabianca

Frecciabianca is a regional high-speed train of the Italian national train operator, Trenitalia, and a member of the train category Le Frecce. The name, which means "white arrow", was introduced in 2011 after it had previously been known as Euros ...

                                               

Frecciargento

Frecciargento is a high-speed train of the Italian national train operator, Trenitalia, and a member of the train category Le Frecce. The name, which means "Silver Arrow", was introduced in 2012 after it had previously been known as Eurostar Ital ...

                                               

Frecciarossa

Frecciarossa is a high-speed train of the Italian national train operator, Trenitalia, and a member of the train category Le Frecce. The name, which, if spelled "Freccia rossa" means "Red arrow" in English, was introduced in 2009 after it had pre ...

                                               

Grandi Stazioni

Grandi Stazioni S.p.A. is a member company of Italys Ferrovie dello Stato group. It was created to rehabilitate and manage, even commercially, the 13 biggest Italian railway stations.

                                               

Italferr

Italferr is a consulting and project company belonging to FS, the Italian railway state company. Italferr, the Italian State Railways Group engineering firm, operates on the Italian and international markets in the field of railway transport engi ...

                                               

Le Frecce

In 1997, a new category, "Eurostar", was introduced as the brand name of the high-speed trains run by Trenitalia in Italy. Since 2006, trains started to be operated and promoted under further sub-brands and less and less sold under the name "Euro ...

                                               

Mercitalia

Mercitalia is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Italian state railway system that operates freight transport and logistics services both within Italy and across Europe. Mercitalia was founded in January 2016, when the freight operations of Trenita ...

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