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  Nigerina Army Corps of Signal and Schoolsl | Nigerian Army Schools   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A section of runners in the Lagos Constabulary was the forerunner of the Nigerian Army Signals.
The signal training detachment which was formerly the Trade Training Troop for NAS at Apapa was expanded during the war with the assistance of a Training Group as 'Communication Consultants' into a full fledge training institution and of course the largest technical school in the Nigerian Army.
Nigerian Army Signal and School is in charge of the training of officers and soldiers of the NA in all aspects of communications.
www.nigerianarmy.net /schools/nass.htm   (802 words)

 Foreman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A foreman is the leader of a group of workers, often in a construction industry.
Gordy Foreman – the drummer of Frenzal Rhomb
Tim Foreman – the bassist of Switchfoot, brother of Jon
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Foreman   (156 words)

 The New Yorker
Foreman has described himself as a "closet religious writer," and many of the stage sets he designs contain symbols from Jewish mysticism, which serve as talismans of his faith and of what that faith has generated in him: a spirit of inquiry, skepticism, and hope.
Part of what makes Foreman's characters feel like apparitions-figures who, in the midst of a hideous, cluttered landscape, seem to take in nothing at all-is their lack of response to the glare.
But history, Foreman implies, is what we're done with; now we must make our way, through the blinding lights of CNN and other forms of propaganda, into an unbrave new world.
wings.buffalo.edu /epc/authors/foreman/reviews/als-king-cowboy.html   (1315 words)

 UTU: Award Summary Index
The only witness for the carrier was the Road Foreman, while the organization called claimant’s crew members who testified to a material different set of occurrences.
The Board held that claimant was not guilty of improper performance and was not the contributing cause of the accident and, therefore, removed the 20 demerits discipline and allowed compensation for attending the hearing and investigation.
Synopsis: Claimant Yard Foreman was assessed 20 demerits for his alleged responsibility for the derailment of a car among a number of cars being handled in a shoving movement by his crew.
www.utu.org /SSR/SSR.cfm?CodeID=36.0   (7281 words)

 FECRS Florida East Coast Railway Society FEC Signal Aspects and Rules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Examples of the new traffic light signals can be seen at Magnolia siding north of St. Augustine and Wilton Manors at the north end of Fort Lauderdale's dual-track.
An old single-headed signal stands along single-track at St. Lucie holdout north of Fort Pierce; it was used to hold out trains when the yard was unable to accept them right away or a yard job needed extra room to swing out onto the mainline; it does not control a switch.
The beauty part of intermediate signals is that they typically show that a train is lined up long before the home signals show an indication, so you can know that a train is coming.
www.fecrs.com /signals.html   (829 words)

 TSPR Killeen ISD - Chapter 10
The operations foreman's primary responsibilities are safety and field supervision of drivers.
The position of training foreman should be reclassified as the training specialist, responsible for new driver training and retraining for current employees.
An operations foreman is serving as the trainer on a part-time basis.
www.window.state.tx.us /tspr/killeen/chapt10c.htm   (2564 words)

 Scale Products
Our first job was building signals for a railroad themed Burger King restaurant.
SPC has been providing fully functional railroad signals, props, obstacles, locomotives, safety towns, structures, ships, sets and displays for theme parks, television studios, estates, mom and pop businesses, FEC's, restaurants, individuals and business world wide.
The road foreman, Bill Bartosh said he took a lot of ribbing, but they look great and the only comments now are positive.
www.trainsignals.com   (415 words)

 UTU: Award Summary Index
Synopsis: Claim of yard foreman for a minimum day denied when it could not be proven that a yardmaster was passing signals for train movement from a head brakeman to his engineer through use of radio communication in the yard tower.
Neutral finds that the complained of signal was merely notice that he was at the switch in order to observe the switch points in compliance with the rules.
Again, the yardmaster contends that he was asked by the foreman to relay signals between crew members by use of radio.
www.utu.org /SSR/SSR.cfm?CodeID=60.0   (7072 words)

 CNN.com - Transcripts
It would be more of a statement by the president he's not going to be pushed around, but John Bolton would not be the same U.N. ambassador, I think, in terms of credibility, as he would have been had he been able to win a majority or supermajority of votes.
FOREMAN: Now, on this question of the diplomatic front and what we're going to do about that, look, many Americans would say Osama bin Laden is one of the most hated men in the world.
FOREMAN: Well, with all of our tremendous experience in the military, do have a sense -- I mean, I'm sure you have a sense when you're involved in these things whether you are winning or not.
edition.cnn.com /TRANSCRIPTS/0506/20/ip.02.html   (3765 words)

 42 Squadron History
Signalling methods used by the Signal Company in WW1 included flags, heliograph, lime-light lamps, dogs, carrier-pigeons, despatch riders, buzzers and rockets, as well as various types of telegraph line and a small telephone exchange.
Signal Squadron is established to have 106 paid part-time soldiers, 10 regular army soldiers, 2 non-regular permanent staff, 5 civil servants and a full-time security detachment of the Ministry of Defence Guard Service.
Signal Squadron is based in the student area of Manchester and approximately 15% are under-graduate students - a further 10% already hold university degrees.
www.kellybadge.co.uk /42sqnhistory/42history.htm   (6647 words)

 NWT and Y History project - 1950_60
The circuits from RC Signals at Norman Wells and Yellowknife to the DEW Line control stations at Cape parry and Cambridge Bay were hand-keyed and unable to handle this additional weather information, the increased air movement traffic and the tremendous volume of construction traffic properly.
RC Signals installations were located anywhere from 4 to 14 miles from the airports at the main northern towns boasting all weather fields so it was becoming increasingly impracticable for them to control aircraft movements at these points.
RC Signals personnel at these stations were instructed in the operation and routine maintenance of this equipment and undertook its operation for the next year.
www.nwtandy.rcsigs.ca /1950_60.htm   (12203 words)

 The Pitfalls and Achievements of Environmental Justice
In 1998, Christopher Foreman provoked national debate and controversy with the publication of The Promise and Peril of Environmental Justice.
In this book, Foreman argues for the reformulation of the debate on the real stakes of minority and low-income communities in environmental policy.
Christopher Foreman is a non-resident senior fellow of the Governmental Studies Program at The Brookings Institution.
www.brookings.edu /gs/events/foreman06202001.htm   (283 words)

 Regular Units
It is the largest regiment in the Royal Signals and has five squadrons, H.Q., 202 and 257 Squadrons; 206 Squadron, which is a detached brigade squadron; and 222 Squadron, which is a trunk squadron.
Independent signal units can be based all around the world this can be part of a regiment and be on permanent deployment or more usually an independent unit.
No.216 Parachute Signal Squadron is part of 5th Airborne Brigade and is tasked with providing communications for the Brigade, both from the Brigade's H.Q. to the Infantry Battalions and other units and rearwards to the brigade's forward-mounting Base and higher information H.Q..
website.lineone.net /~joanna_ballard/runits.htm   (1265 words)

 Foreman of Signals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Foremen of Signals are the most highly qualified non-commissioned signal equipment managers and Incorporated Engineers in the Royal Corps of Signals.
A soldier selected for Foreman of Signals training, who must hold a minimum rank of sergeant, undertakes a BSc(Hons) accredited by Bournemouth University.
To be accepted onto the Foreman of Signals course, each individual candidate must follow a selection process that starts 15 months before the course start date.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Foreman_of_Signals   (335 words)

 Traffic Signals - General Notes as of 03/09/2004
New or modified signals will no longer be turned on prior to receiving red-lined prints.
All Redlined prints shall be signed by the project foreman with the company name and phone number.
If no changes were made to conduits, pullboxes or pole locations, a copy of the signal print shall be provided stating "No Changes Made" and signed by the project foreman with the company name and phone number.
www.ci.scottsdale.az.us /Design/TrafficSignalSpecs/GeneralNotes.asp   (461 words)

 WA Employment Security - Grover CD 1138   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
He admits to having been cautioned about this several times, usually by hand signals from his foreman due to the noise created by the chipper, and on such occasions he would than attach the restraint.
On one occasion, the foreman brought the union safety chairman, who told the claimant that he should make use of the restraint.
On the 8th of March, 1974, the claimant was informed by his foreman that he was laid off because the superintendent had observed him without his safety belt.
fortress.wa.gov /esd/portal/resources/cd/cd1138.htm   (1415 words)

 The New Yorker : critics : theatre
Foreman’s casts always include at least one character—usually male—who appears as the Semitic model of disbelief.
The stage at St. Mark’s is relatively small—it measures twenty-eight feet across—but Foreman floods it with information.
Part of what makes Foreman’s characters feel like apparitions—figures who, in the midst of a hideous, cluttered landscape, seem to take in nothing at all—is their lack of response to the glare.
www.newyorker.com /critics/theatre/?040126crth_theatre   (1352 words)

 The Royal Signals - ARRSEpedia
To top it all, regardless of how long you stay in the Corps, you will be trained and gain experience in skills in IT and Communications that will qualify you for employment when/if you decide the Army is no longer for you.
- 20 Armoured Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (200) - 4 Armoured Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (204) - 7 Armoured Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (207)
- 1 Mechanised Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (215) - 12 Mechanised Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (228) - 19 Light Brigade HQ and Signal Squadron (209)
www.arrse.co.uk /wiki/The_Royal_Signals   (515 words)

 Patient Stories - Syndicated Columnist Judy Foreman
Like many of those people, I probably was born with two electrical pathways through a key switching station in the heart, the atrial-ventricular, or AV, node, instead of just one.
Electrical signals from the right atrium (one of the upper chambers of the heart) tell it when to beat.
In people like me, the signals sometimes go down the wrong pathway and then back up the normal one, creating an electrical circuit that causes the heart to beat very rapidly.
www.hrspatients.org /patients/patient_stories/j_foreman.asp   (1222 words)

 Consumer Federation of America - SourceWatch
CFA takes money from unions and corporations, and Foreman's return signals a new direction as it seeks to become a major player in biotechnology issues with funding from the Rockefeller Foundation.
In April 2000 its National Food Policy Conference was sponsored by the American Feed Industry Association and the Olsson, Frank and Weeda law firm, both of which have been driving forces behind the passage of "food disparagement" laws that gut free speech rights on food safety controversies.
Carol Tucker Foreman, CFA's director, previously worked for the Monsanto company, lobbying in support of the company's campaign to win approval for Monsanto's genetically-engineered recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH).
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Consumer_Federation_of_America   (302 words)

 .Foreman of Signals - ARRSEpedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
This is the Technician Supervisor grade of the Royal Signals.
After Reaching the rank of Sgt A technician may apply to become a Foreman Of Signals.
Candidates are judged on their all round performce within the army and not just technical and a acamdemic abilities.
www.arrse.co.uk /wiki/.Foreman_of_Signals   (152 words)

I worked on signal crews as a signalman, foreman, relieved maintainers, worked as a foreman installing signals (crossing) for the Griswold Signal Co. for a total of a year and a half.
GRS Co. [General Railway Signal Co.] and got their exact method of adjusting the inside unit for the signal lights.
This project is a continuing job as signals heave and move in the winter.
www.users.uswest.net /~gkackman/CEA.html   (1653 words)

 University of Maryland - School of Public Policy
Chris Foreman is professor and director of the social policy program at the University of Maryland 's School of Public Policy where he teaches courses on political institutions and the politics of inequality.
Professor Foreman came to the school in 2000 after more than a decade at the Brookings Institution, where he continues as a non-resident senior fellow in the governance studies program.
His book Signals from the Hill: Congressional Oversight and the Challenge of Social Regulation (Yale University Press, 1988) won the 1989 D.B. Hardeman Prize for the best book on Congress.
www.puaf.umd.edu /facstaff/faculty/Foreman.html   (222 words)

 Foreman of Signals
To convert advanced technicians into Foremen of Signals, who will be telecommunications and information systems engineers and middle managers.
In addition to supervising the deployment and maintenance of telecommunications systems, they will be required to solve non-routine technical problems and devise innovative solutions and effect appropriate modifications.
Candidates must pass two entrance examinations with an average of at least 55% to be invited to attend a 3 day Foreman of Signals Selection Board.
www.army.mod.uk /atra/idt/schools_courses/cis/foreman_of_signals.htm   (271 words)

 Loyola Univ. Health Sys-Microbiology & Immunology: Dr Kimberly E. Foreman
Research in our laboratory is focused on understanding the complex pathogenesis of Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS), the most common neoplasm in AIDS patients.
Our studies on the pathogenesis of KS are primarily focused in three areas: (1) determining the role of HHV-8 in initiation and progression of the disease, (2) understanding HHV-8 replication, and (3) understanding how the KS tumor cells evade cell death from either normal apoptotic signals or evasion of the immune system.
Our ultimate goal is to gain a clear understanding of the pathogenesis of KS in order to identify new targets for development of novel therapeutic strategies.
www.meddean.luc.edu /Lumen/DeptWebs/MICROBIO/kf.htm   (394 words)

 Center News - 4/15/04 - Fruit-fly protein EDF1
Bruce Edgar and graduate student Tânia Reis discovered that the protein E2F1 serves as the factory foreman of the cell cycle.
Scientists have long wondered why the duration of the cell cycle stays constant even when environmental signals cause one part of the cycle to lengthen or shorten.
Graduate student Tânia Reis and Dr. Bruce Edgar now have found that a protein called E2F1 serves as a factory foreman of the cell cycle, speeding up or slowing down steps of the assembly-line-like operation so that the cell cycle is completed on time and error-free.
www.fhcrc.org /about/pubs/center_news/2004/apr15/sart1.html   (1000 words)

 Christopher H. Foreman Jr. Books - Signed, used, new, out-of-print
Signals from the Hill: Congressional Oversight and the Challenge of Social Regulation
Author Christopher Foreman argues that the environmental justice advocacy movement refuses to confront the need for environmental priorities and trade-offs, politically inconvenient facts about environmental health risks, and the limits of an environmental approach to social...
This book examines the vexing reality of racial conditions in America today: improved overall, but far more complicated than they used to seem, and in important respects continually depressing.
www.alibris.com /search/books/author/Christopher_H_Foreman_Jr.   (237 words)

 Technician Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Army needs communications systems so its units can work together and as a Royal Signals Systems Engineer Technician you will be responsible for the operation, installation, repair and continued maintenance of a wide range of military and civilian communication systems and networks.
On completion of basic training you will move to 11 Signal Regiment Blandford Forum, Dorset to commence trade training at the Royal School of Signals for a 37 week course.
On completion of basic training you will move to 11 Signal Regiment Blandford Forum, Dorset to commence trade training at the Royal School of Signals for a 24 week course.
www.army.mod.uk /royalsignals/careers/techgroup.html   (1634 words)

 The Fugitive
Once everyone is aboard, the rear is gated by the foreman's assistant.
FOREMAN (to the men) All right, relax, we got a long ride.
Once safely aboard, the fl laborer signals to the foreman's assistant by waving the newspaper and the truck drives off.
www.geocities.com /emruf2/fg/2130.html   (7029 words)

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