TITLE

THE WEEK IN BUSINESS

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);3/19/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7647, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article covers recent developments in engineering and technology businesses. The U.S. defense group General Dynamics Defense Systems Inc. is bidding to take over Great Britain's Alvis Vehicles Ltd., which makes the Challenger tank. The � 309 million bid has been accepted by the management of Alvis, which this week announced a 40 percent leap in the pre-tax profits to � 20.3 million. Moreover, IP2IPO, a company to set up to commercialize universities' intellectual property, has taken a large stake in speech recognition technology developed at King's College in London, England.
ACCESSION #
12661351

 

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