Essays Tagged: "tonnes"


an made rivers which were deep enough to cope with barges which were capable of moving nearly forty tonnes of weight. This was far more than a pack of mules could carry or a horse and carriage!The man ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

What are the Causes and Effects of Interactions Between the Solar Wind and Planetary Bodies?

ts of ionised gas due to the high temperatures. This gas is known as the solar wind and one million tonnes is emitted each second. It is comprised of a hot plasma of free electrons and positive ions, ...

(12 pages) 33 0 2.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The Vergulde Draeck

ion of the vesselThe vergulde draeck is described as a jacht and was made of wood. The boat was 260 tonnes was 4.1 metres in depth and was 41.8 metres in length and 9.8 metres in breadth. The ship was ...

(2 pages) 25 2 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Stora Enso Co financial analysis

e Group has some 42 500 employees in more than 40 countries in five continents and about 15 million tonnes of paper and board annual production capacity. Stora Enso's shares are listed in Helsinki, St ...

(13 pages) 201 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

To what Extent had the Policy of Collectivisation achieved its aims by 1941?

omically as although grain production had in creased in the years 1928-40 from 73.3 to 97.4 million tonnes, there had been disaster years in the middle where peasant had refused to hand grain over and ...

(3 pages) 51 2 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Why did America drop the Atomic bomb?

making the bomb making it the most expensive bomb ever. The Atomic bomb had more power than 20,000 tonnes of TNT and the first of its kind. The Atomic bomb was tested in New Mexico to check if it was ...

(4 pages) 7171 3 3.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The sinking of the Rms Titanic. I got a good grade. =)

boats.Everything on the Titanic was brand new.The Titanic could carry 3547 people.It weighed 67,063 tonnes.Over 500 people could fit in 1st class dining room.Life on TitanicCrew included chefs, bakers ...

(1 pages) 23 0 2.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


sengers has increased from 5.1 million in 1970 to 45 million in 2003.Cargo has increased from 81000 tonnes to 683000 tonnes. By 2010,says analyst, domestic passengers would touch 75 million, while int ...

(11 pages) 125 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

International Art Trafficking

over the years. Ancient Romans adored ancient Greek art, and workshops in the Imperial City created tonnes of reproductions, as some of these artefacts were quite good, and it makes it hard to tell wh ...

(8 pages) 43 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Book of Job- Theological issues and doubts through each verse.

sin. Sometimes, as in the case of Job, there is no damn reason at all. All we are told after asking tonnes of valid theosophical questions is not to bother asking.i.6-12: Satan is presented here liter ...

(6 pages) 69 0 2.5 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

LKW-Maut Electronic Toll Collection System For Heavey Gods Vehicles, Germany

enance and operation of motorways. The wear and tear on roads imposed by a heavy duty lorry with 40 tonnes of axle weight is about 60'000 times as high as that caused by a passenger car. Therefore it ...

(9 pages) 45 1 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Financial Analysis

e Group has some 42 500 employees in more than 40 countries in five continents and about 15 million tonnes of paper and board annual production capacity. Stora Enso's shares are listed in Helsinki, St ...

(13 pages) 560 2 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

India! The Paradox of Plenty: Acute And Widespread Hunger Amidst Overflowing Food Stocks

verty and hunger. At the beginning of the millennium, India boasted of a food surplus of 65 million tonnes while 320 million people went to bed starving. What an ironic situation that while the countr ...

(4 pages) 33 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Sydney harbour preservation

ided work for approximately 1400 men. It took eight years, six million hand driven rivets and 5,300 tonnes of steel to construct the bridge.On the 19th of March, 1932, the Bridge was opened by the NSW ...

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

A brief field study of the Vancouver(Canada) Landfill and its effects on the environment

landfill produces. Leachate and landfill gases are taken care of properly as approximately 475,000 tonnes of municipal solid waste are put in the landfill every year. The Vancouver Landfill is 635 he ... ompostDropping off recyclable materials at the landfill is free of charge for residents. Over 3,600 tonnes of materials were received and directed to companies that recycle it.A compost site has exist ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Personnal Reflective

ld. The suffering of sleepless nights had brought a heavy strain upon her, like trailing a thousand tonnes of a broken life she had previously known. Seeing him flourish as he grew was as if everyday ...

(3 pages) 482 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

To what extent was Stalin a disaster to USSR?

l and iron for machineries and export. From 1928 to 1932, production of steel rose from 4.0 million tonnes to 5.9 million tonnes. Though there was a significant increase in the production of steel, th ... gh there was a significant increase in the production of steel, the target was actually 8.3 million tonnes. That was a target which was not just expected but demanded. However, many of the workers had ...

(4 pages) 18 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Critical Analysis of Women and Child Health Issues: Bangladesh

better prepared in this event. The UN's World Food Programme has provided the ones in need some 130 tonnes of aid north of the country while the programme has started to distribute more to the recentl ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Scientific Management

s would devise their own work methods to get things done. On average the workers were moving twelve tonnes of Iron Ingots per person per day. Taylor felt this was unproductive so he told Schmidt that ... ven treble his income. With the implementation of Taylor?s idea Schmidt was soon moving forty seven tonnes per day. Taylor then tested this theory on the entire workplace and productivity increased in ...

(8 pages) 138 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The Mountain

m and Jack right off the cliff. Jack and John were both holding each other while falling down, with tonnes of cold snow behind them. Then Jack and John hit the ground, both slowly closed their eyes.Jo ...

(1 pages) 428 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith