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dogger

[′dȯg·ər]
(geology)
Concretionary masses of calcareous sandstone or ironstone.

Dogger

 

(geology), the middle division of the Jurassic system, subdivided into three stages: Aalen, Bajocian, and Bathonian. In the USSR, Dogger deposits are called Middle Jurassic. The term is rarely used.

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There was, however, no mention of the setback that occurred when one of two Dogger Bank meteorological masts using the Mono Bucket support system was severely damaged during installation and had to be returned to Belfast for repair, thus missing a critical weather window and delaying completion of that part of the project by several months.
Dogger Bank Teesside was initially set to comprise four separate wind farms.
It was the only ship to be sunk during the Battle of Dogger Bank and about 800 of her 1200 crew perished.
The most significant addition this year is the UK's designation of Dogger Bank (12A 330A square kilometers), a shallow sea area featuring submerged sandbanks in the central part of the North Sea.
MERSEYSIDE writer and illustrator Shirley Hughes has enriched thousands of childhoods with her illustrations for more than 200 picture books including the award-winning Dogger.
The largest known earthquake in the UK occurred in the North Sea on June 7 1931, 60 miles offshore near the Dogger Bank with a magnitude of 6.
He identified the Dogger bank as a key area for development due to its shallow waters.
The Britannia is expected to be installed at Dogger Bank, off the north-east coast of England and generate enough electricity to power 10,000 homes.
after it, as part of the Forewind consortium, was named the successful bidder for the largest zone in the third licence round for UK offshore wind farms, Dogger Bank.
Statkraft ASA (Statkraft), a Norway-based utility company, has announced that its United Kingdom unit has received the rights to develop a wind farm in offshore area of Dogger Bank, the largest zone on offer in the United Kingdom's third wind power licensing round.
The corresponding award for children's illustration, the 'Greenaway of Greenaways', was awarded to Shirley Hughes for Dogger, the 1977 winner of the award.
If I bring a dogger in it will be a Gilberto or a Makelele," joked Mowbray.