OF WHELKS AND WHIMSY.

With its intricate patterns of beautifully coloured mussels, scallops and oysters, the shell house at Cilwendeg has an irresistible charm.

Deep in woodland in West Wales stands a sparkling little building that looks like something out of a fairytale. While Hansel and Gretel found a gingerbread house, in this clearing on the Cilwendeg estate near Boncath is something lovelier and more charming still — a 19th-century folly whose interior is decorated almost entirely with shells.

A wooden portico, shaded by climbers, supports a stepped pediment of coarsely cut white quartz, glinting in the sunshine, while arched doors and stained-glass windows

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Sobyanin has declared war on Sea Shells

Our courts made machines. What could be worse? Only our yards, cluttered garage — "barnacles" or "canisters". Metal monsters stand and occupy space on the pavement or on the lawn. They appeared in the nineties. Because of gaps in the law, "shells" are not legally equated to the garages and tents to the car, which allowed to set this mess anywhere (on general Parking in front of the houses, on lawns, and sometimes on the playground). Previous Mayor of Moscow (Luzhkov) tried to fight against this phenomenon, but to no avail. Oh, I remember how some human rights activists screaming

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IBC Compass has developed GLONASS navigation module for artillery ammunition

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Moscow Design Bureau "Compass" — one of the major Russian developer of navigation tools for the armed forces — successfully tested the GLONASS navigation module for artillery ammunition.

The new module, created as part of the "dynamics" can be installed on new shells, and the existing ones, said a source in the Defense Ministry.

— Module development of "Compass" can screwed into the head of artillery shells and 152 mm above the fuse on a regular place. It includes a combined fuse, GLONASS receiver and control surfaces — aerodynamic control surfaces, which are arranged in

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OMZ-Special Steels is commissioning mechanical turner

shells

The device can turn over shell diameter of 5.5 m and a height of 6 m and weighing up to 250 tons forged shell, made by OMZ-Special Steels, Izhorskiye used by plants for the production of such critical equipment as nuclear reactors and petrochemical vessels.

Turner is a mechanical device weighing 62 tons to perform operations on products with tilting rotation axis (axes) at 90 °. Turner required for the work of two new lathes HNK vertical lathes g / n 200 tons, will be installed in the second quarter of this year. Design, supply and

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The Government of India has approved the purchase of tank shells and rockets BRAHMOS

The Security Committee of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Government of India today approved the purchase of 10 thousand Russian controlled tank shells "Invar" for T-90 tanks and more than 200 missiles "BrahMos" airborne for a total of 80 billion rupees / more than 1.5 billion dollars / . It is reported by the news agency Press Trust of India, citing a source close to the Indian Ministry of Defence.

The meeting of the Security Committee was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. According to the agency, the approved amount of 60 billion rupees

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Military jet master of Tornado-G

Combat vehicles MLRS 9K51M "Tornado-G" from the 20-th separate Guards Motorized Brigade. Volgograd, July 2012 (c) Volga-Media / vlg-media.ru

The web site vlg-media.ru information company "Volga-media" of the Volgograd region appeared a report on the new 122-mm multiple rocket launcher 9K51M "Tornado-G", entered service stationed in Volgograd 20th Guards Motorised Brigade separate Russian army. It has been reported that 18 military vehicles of the system of production of "MZ" entered the jet artillery battalion brigade in April 2012, and that it is the first "Tornado-G" in service of the Southern Military District.

"Multiple launch rocket systems"

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Sobyanin has declared war on Sea Shells

Our courts made machines. What could be worse? Only our yards, cluttered garage — "barnacles" or "canisters". Metal monsters stand and occupy space on the pavement or on the lawn. They appeared in the nineties. Because of gaps in the law, "shells" are not legally equated to the garages and tents to the car, which allowed to set this mess anywhere (on general Parking in front of the houses, on lawns, and sometimes on the playground). Previous Mayor of Moscow (Luzhkov) tried to fight against this phenomenon, but to no avail. Oh, I remember how some human rights activists screaming

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OMZ-Special Steels produced the 18 shells petrochemical refinery reactors Novokuibyshev

"OMZ Special Steels" (St. Petersburg) — Russia’s largest producer of steel billets for various industries. The company was established in August 2002 on the basis of the metallurgical complex Izhorskie plants.

"OMZ Special Steels" completed the production of shells petrochemical reactors Novokuibyshev refineries.

The contract to supply petrochemical equipment between OMZ and JSC "Novokuibyshev Refinery" (part of OAO NK "Rosneft") was signed in January this year.

The contract Izhorskie plant produced petrochemical reactors for the combined plant under construction at Novokuibyshev refinery hydrocracking complex. Reactor vessels are made of forged steel shells of SA-336Gr.F22V.

On OMZ Special Steels commissioned

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On the disposal of ammunition

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23.01.12.Zhiteli village Popovka Saratov District seriously thinking block the federal highway.

Such radical ideas villagers pushed recycling shells from multiple rocket launchers, which runs to a nearby landfill.

Elimination of old munitions began in 2009, but at first the locals is a little worried.

"Sensitivity began in the summer of 2010. First, we decided that we are fighting doctrine. But it turned out that this disposal ", — They told correspondent Saratovnews. "The landfill is not intended for disposal of ammunition. It is from 2 to 12 miles from settlements Popovka, Sobrodovka, Bykovka, Mahin, Konstantinovka, Sosnovka, Ivanovo, Rybushka and

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11.08.12.Gibel shell-catfish in the suburbs

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11.08.12.V Shatura for some reason there was a mass death of lake dwellers — shellfish. Since the end of last week in the lake swim Murom dozens of shells.

Mass mortality of clams in Shatura is becoming a bad tradition. In the summer of 2011 at Lake Murom surfaced hundreds of dead shells. This year, history repeated itself. For several days, the White Beach Canal connects Murom and White Lake strewn with dead shellfish — perlovitsami and mussel. The smell of decaying shells felt for hundreds of feet from the water. Old residents of these places say they have

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