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corrective action

[kə′rek·tiv ′ak·shən]
(control systems)
The act of varying the manipulated process variable by the controlling means in order to modify overall process operating conditions.
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Additionally, HL&P estimates that approximately $65 million of non-fuel expenditures in excess of previously budgeted amounts, of which HL&P's share would be approximately $20 million, are being expended to support an NRC Diagnostic Evaluation and to accomplish previously identified corrective actions undertaken during the current outage.
Accounting standards, by promoting consistent and accurate financial reports, enhance the ability of supervisors to monitor developments at depository institutions and to identify situations of deteriorating financial conditions that require immediate corrective actions.
Management will continue to monitor these corrective actions in those lines of business in order to seek profitability in the near future.
Our follow-up on the status of BPD's corrective actions to address 14 of the 17 open general and application control recommendations identified in prior years' audits for which actions were not complete as of September 30, 2001, found the following: As of September 30, 2002, corrective action on 12 recommendations had been completed.
She noted that the district agreed not only to the state's recommended corrective actions but also added their own suggestions.
The FOD prevention program put in place after AC-70, as well as other corrective actions, have added to the reliability and robustness of Atlas and Centaur processing.
The information may then be collated, compared with the foundry's operations plan, the effects assessed and decisions confidently made as to any corrective actions needed.
The Warning Letter contains no new observations, but rather documents those corrective actions still in process.
The types of problems noted are serious and (the Department of Community and Senior Services) should not resume funding this agency again, at least not until there is some assurance that significant corrective actions have been taken,'' the auditors' report said.
Following this incident, Watkins directed a comprehensive series of reviews and corrective actions.
FISI participants also are required to provide monthly reports on the progress of corrective actions, key factory metrics, trends and improvements, and to contribute case studies on corrective action efforts made at their facilities as a result of the training.
Flight operations should be able to resume after corrective actions have been implemented, the commission stated.

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