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  American Experience | Secrets of a Master Builder | People & Events
Eads had known since he was a young man that the future prosperity of America depended on building an infrastructure based on daring new technology.
Eads won the contract; he built the boats from the designs Washington sent; and he also adapted one of his salvage boats into a war vessel.
Eads' plan was to build the jetties at the point where the Mississippi meets the Gulf.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/eads/peopleevents/p_jbeads.html   (2679 words)

  EADS - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
EADS was formed by its member companies in July 2000, to become the world's second largest aerospace company (after Boeing).
In November 2003, EADS announced that it was considering working with Japanese companies, and the Japanese METI, to develop a hypersonic airliner intended to be a larger, faster, and quieter, replacement for the Concorde, which was retired in October the same year.
EADS is a major contributor to the International Space Station, and is expected to deliver Columbus in 2007 through its subsidiary EADS SPACE Transportation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/EADS   (1679 words)

 Eads Bridge   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eads knew that a truss bridge would have proven a failure, because the engineer who designed it did not arrange to base the foundation on the bed rock of the river.
Eads knew that this must be done as he had been 65 feet below the river surface at Cairo, and there he had found the river bottom to be a moving mass at least three feet deep.
Eads was absolutely convinced his bridge must be laid on bed rock, even if he had to go through 100 feet of sand to lay his piers on rock.
www.eslarp.uiuc.edu /ibex/archive/guidebook/EadsBridge.htm   (1279 words)

 Eads, Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Eads is a town in Kiowa County, Colorado, United States.
About 7.0% of families and 12.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.8% of those under age 18 and 13.5% of those age 65 or over.
Eads High School currently has two exchange students from China attending and will soon enroll another student from Austria.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eads,_Colorado   (379 words)

 Eads Bridge
Celebrating the re-opening of the Eads Bridge on the 4th of July is significant because the bridge originally opened on the 4th of July in 1874.
Eads, more than likely, would be puzzled by the display of exuberant amateur athleticism, not to mention all the publicly exposed flesh, initiating new life for the crossing.
Eads was convinced that the Union must be master of the Mississippi and he pleaded his case to Edward Bates, President Lincoln's attorney general.
bridgepros.com /projects/eads   (2613 words)

 Socata Aircraft
EADS Socata is a wholly-owned subsidiary of EADS, the second largest aerospace and defense company in the world.
EADS is the major partner in the Eurofighter consortium, is the prime contractor for the Ariane launcher, develops the A400M military transport aircraft and is the largest industrial partner for the European satellite navigation system Galileo.
EADS Socata is one of the world's top manufacturers of general aviation aircraft and aerostructure, a position maintained through a sustained focus on research and development.
www.socataeads.com   (344 words)

 Boeing: Boeing and EADS Announce Transatlantic Partnership
EADS CEOs, Philippe Camus and Rainer Hertrich said, "EADS is proud to partner with Boeing in the area of ballistic missile defense.
EADS and Boeing have partnered for many years on projects such as the X-31 vector and marketing of the METEOR air-to-air missile.
Among others, EADS holds 80 percent of Airbus, 75 percent of the space company Astrium, 100 percent of the helicopter manufacturer Eurocopter, 43 percent in the Eurofighter programme, 37.5 percent in the missile company MBDA and 100 percent of EADS Launch Vehicles, which is involved in Ariane and French Ballistic Missiles.
www.boeing.com /ids/mds/news/2002/q3/nr_020723s.html   (602 words)

 EADS profit falls on Airbus charge - CNN.com
EADS said its cash position had been bolstered by a big harvest of orders at the Paris air show.
EADS is in the midst of examining the costs of another major Airbus project, the A400M military airlifter, and has run into problems in delivering the NH90 military helicopter on time.
EADS has predicted a "substantial" loss for the second year in a row for Airbus in 2007 but a combined EBIT close to 1 billion euros for the combined helicopters, defence and space businesses.
edition.cnn.com /2007/BUSINESS/07/26/eads.profit.reut/index.html   (721 words)

 USATODAY.com - Fired 'CSI' actor says he overslept   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eads and CSI co-star Jorja Fox were dumped by CBS last week after failing to show up for the start of production on the upcoming fifth season.
Eads said he wants to speak with Moonves to resolve the issue but had yet to reach him.
Eads echoed those comments Wednesday, saying he agreed "a contract is a contract."
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2004-07-22-george-eads_x.htm   (518 words)

 EADS Space Propulsion
Within EADS Space Transportation GmbH, the responsibility for launch vehicle propulsion and satellite propulsion, rests with the Space Propulsion division located in Ottobrunn, near Munich, Germany.
Thrust from EADS Lampoldshausen controls the pitch and roll of Ariane 5 during its ascent, as well as attitude control of the Ariane 5 upper stage.
Expertise is within the fields of ion, cold gas, monopropellant hydrazine and bipropellant thrusters ranging from 0.02 N to 500 N thrust.
cs.space.eads.net /sp   (961 words)

 EADS and Rockwell Collins Agree on Competitive Partnership
EADS (stock exchange symbol: EAD) is a global aerospace and defence company, and is the world's second largest in terms of revenues, having achieved €30.8 billion in 2001.
EADS maintains a workforce of more than 100,000 and is a market leader in defence technologies, commercial aircraft, helicopters, space, military transport and combat aircraft, as well as related services.
EADS is also the biggest partner in the Eurofighter consortium and heads the A400M military transport aircraft programme.
www.rockwellcollins.com /news/page1923.html   (549 words)

 Eads & Heald Investment Counsel
Eads and Heald Investment Counsel was established in 1987 as an independent investment counseling firm registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
The principals of Eads and Heald Investment Counsel have 50 years of combined investment experience.
Eads and Heald Investment Counsel combines experience, intellect and integrity in providing objective and professional portfolio management.
www.eadsheald.com /overview/overview_main.htm   (219 words)

Today, EADS purchasing agents concentrate on improving the purchasing terms for the company, because about 80 percent of purchasing costs typically are for high-value goods.
EADS is in the fl with the ECC.
EADS counts a volume of 200 million Euro to be procured via the EADS-Procurement system.
www.poet.net /eu/customers/eads2003_01.html   (927 words)

 EADS Astrium awarded €317 million Gaia spacecraft contract by ESA to map one billion stars — EADS SPACE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
EADS Astrium in the UK will design and develop the electrical service module which includes the central data management system, and electrical power control and distribution system on the spacecraft.
EADS Astrium in Germany will be responsible for the mechanical, thermal and propulsions systems on the spacecraft.
EADS Astrium in France will be in charge of overall development of the satellite as well as the design, development and integration of the payload and software design.
www.space.eads.net /press-center/press-releases/eads-astrium-awarded-euros-317-million-gaia-spacecraft-contract-by-esa   (646 words)

 BBC NEWS | Business | Airbus woes hit parent firm EADS
Airbus-owner EADS has reported a net loss for the July to September period after it was hit by problems with its giant A380 passenger jet.
EADS reported a net loss of 195m euros ($250m; £131m) during the third quarter, against net income of 279m euros in the same period last year.
EADS said it was awaiting decisions from two other Airbus A380 freighter customers, UPS and International Lease Finance Corporation, on whether they intended to go ahead with their orders.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/business/6127492.stm   (361 words)

 James B. Eads
Eads proposed building seven armor-plated, shallow-draft gunboats to help Union land forces overpower Confederate forts impeding their progress downriver.
Not to be outdone, Eads also designed a complex steam-driven turret used on river monitors during the war that rivaled John Ericsson's celebrated model.
The father of the Eads gunboats, bridge, and jetties died in Nassau, Bahamas in 1887 at the age of sixty-six years.
www.nps.gov /vick/visctr/sitebltn/eads.htm   (613 words)

 domain-b.com : EADS board clears divestment of manufacturing plants to European firms
EADS and Airbus have selected Latécoère in France, GKN in the UK and MT Aerospace in Germany as preferred bidders for the sites of Méaulte and Saint Nazaire Ville in France, Filton wing component and sub-assembly manufacturing facility in the UK, and Nordenham, Varel and Augsburg in Germany.
The EADS Board of Directors has authorized the management of EADS and Airbus to enter into negotiations with the preferred bidders on remaining issues and the required final due diligence with the aim of achieving a final agreement as soon as possible.
EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services.
www.domainb.com /aero/aero_mfg/20071221_eads.html   (846 words)

 Eads & Heald Investment Counsel
Eads and Heald Investment Counsel offers personalized portfolio management service and we are always directly available to our clients.
Eads and Heald Investment Counsel manages money for ERISA accounts, pension plans, profit-sharing plans, defined benefit plans, IRA's, family limited partnerships, trust accounts, and taxable portfolios.
Eads and Heald Investment Counsel is a portfolio management firm.
www.eadsheald.com /faqs/faqs_main.htm   (1324 words)

 Eads News
Local news for Eads, CO continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
As the seat of southeastern Colorado's Kiowa County, Eads presides over 1,785 square miles and a dwindling 1,429 souls.
Eads will play host to the 14 & under Babe Ruth softball tournament to be held July 13-16.
www.topix.net /city/eads-co   (686 words)

 EADS reveals details of Eurofighter Typhoon offer to Norway to replace JSF order-06/04/2006-London-Flight International
EADS says its offer is the reply to a request for information from the Norwegian government and comes as Oslo is expressing serious reservations over its lack of industrial participation in the Lockheed martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme.
EADS says the offer "includes numerous opportunities for participation" tied to possible purchase the aircraft, including "tailored delivery and payment terms as well as a variety of options for active involvement of Norwegian industry in Eurofighter technologies and offset offers".
EADS dismissed the idea of Norway investing in a less expensive “Eurofighter lite” with reduced capabilities enabling Oslo to offset its initial investment in JSF, which would be lost if it exited the programme.
www.flightglobal.com /articles/2006/04/06/205853/eads-reveals-details-of-eurofighter-typhoon-offer-to-norway-to-replace-jsf.html   (610 words)

 American Experience | Secrets of a Master Builder | James Eads Timeline
Eads and his family escape with just the clothes on their backs.
Eads becomes a mud clerk on the steamboat "Knickerbocker." It is sunk by a snag on December 11, 1839, with the loss of a large quantity of lead.
Eads walks into the St. Louis offices of boat builders Calvin Case and William Nelson and shows them his designs for a salvage boat and diving bell.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/eads/timeline   (869 words)

 Reference for EADS - Search.com
EADS took a 37.5% share of the new company which was formally established in December 2001 and which thus became the world's second largest missile manufacturer.
In November 2003, EADS announced that it was considering working with Japanese companies, and the Japanese METI, to develop a hypersonic airliner intended to be a larger, faster, and quieter, replacement for the Concorde, which was retired in October the same year.
On October 3, 2006, shortly after EADS admitted further delays in the Airbus 380 program would cost the company 4.8 billion euros in lost earnings in 2010, EADS shares, traded on the Paris arm of Euronext, were suspended after they surpassed the 10 per cent loss limit.
www.search.com /reference/EADS   (2498 words)

 EADS North America Defense Test & Services
EADS North America Defense Test and Services, Inc. headquartered in Irvine, CA, leverages the combined strengths of Access Research Corp and Racal Instruments, a leader in the test and measurement industry for nearly 50 years.
EADS North America Defense Test and Services is a subsidiary of EADS North America Defense Company.
EADS North America Defense Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of EADS North America, the U.S. operations of the Dutch-registered and publicly-traded multinational corporation EADS, NV.
www.eads-nadefense.com /informtn/co_info.htm   (1081 words)

 European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company - EADS
The activities of the three founder companies in the areas of Airbus, aeronautics (military aircraft, helicopters, regional aircraft), military transport aircraft, defence and space have been concentrated in the new company.
EADS will be a company according dutch law (N.V.).
Since the foundation of EADS, the engines manufacturer MTU München is managed directly by DaimlerChrysler AG.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/europe/eads.htm   (540 words)

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