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Advisors to Searchlight Capital Partners in the transaction included Torys LLP (legal counsel), Northwest Atlantic (Canada) Inc.
Bayomi said there were many other brands of searchlights on the market for Palestinian and Libyan customers, who also suffer from power cuts in their countries.
Peak Beam's flagship product, the Maxa Beam Searchlight, has been field-tested for twenty-four years and users include the U.
Three months of summer searchlight training then took place in Rhyl, North Wales, before her posting to London.
The airship was next seen hovering over Little Bongs near Knotty Ash brewery, where it swept its searchlight back and forth along a section of the Cheshire Lines Railway tracks before moving on to Old Swan.
There was no high school in Searchlight, so Harry had to hitchhike to Basic High in nearby Henderson.
However, director Bill Duke intends to reclaim and reinvest in blaxploitation magic in his adaptation of Iceberg Slim's Pimp, now in development with Fox Searchlight.
A searchlight designated by the sender will begin to beam the message and rotate.
THE far-right British National Party will wrap itself in the Welsh flag to exploit the Dafydd Iwan immigration row, according to anti-racist group Searchlight.
It's as if we're looking into a searchlight beam," explains Wills.
David Lillington, president of Spectorlab, says the new searchlight can give a person using binoculars the ability to recognize a target a mile away.
ASTRONOMERS have found a blue cosmic searchlight beaming out from a galaxy 50million light years away.