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2015: anniversaries / anniversaires

 

What anniversaries can we celebrate in 2015
Quels anniversaires pouvons-nous célébrer en 2015

Please help us to complete the list: send your additions to our secretariat
Aidez-nous à compléter la liste: envoyez-nous vos additions à notre secrétariat

1715

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1765

  • 250th anniversary of Watt's separate condenser

1815

  • Humphry Davy invents the miner's lamp

1840

  • invention du ciment moderne par Louis Vicat

1865

  • Pasteurisation par Louis Pasteur

1890

  • 04.03.1890: Opening of the Forth Bridge to railway traffic: then the longest spans in the world, also the first great steel bridge.
  • 09.10.1890: première tentative de l'Éole (Avion I) de Clément Ader, le 9 octobre 1890 dans le parc du château de Gretz-Armainvilliers

1915

  • Eugene Sullivan and William Taylor co-invented Pyrex in New York City
  • invention du Sonar par Paul Langevin
  • death of Frederick Winslow Taylor (March 20, 1856 – March 21, 1915), father of scientific management, taylorism

1940

  • Peter Goldmark invents modern color television system

1965

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1975

  • European Architectural Heritage Year
  • Flanders: the distillery of Hasselt, now National Museum of Distilling, protected by law as the first industrial monument of Flanders
  • The Dutch minister Den Uyl announces the closure of all the Dutch coalmines- minister Den Uyl kondigde aan de kolenwinning te stoppen. 
    In The Netherlands this will be remembered (Jaar van de Mijnen - Year of the Mines)

1990

 

 

2015 - European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year



2015

European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year
Année européenne du patrimoine industriel et technique
Jahr des Industriellen und Technischen Erbes
Anno del Patrimonio Industriale e Tecnico Europeo
Año Europeo del Patrimonio Industrial y Técnico

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