gas alarm


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gas alarm

[′gas ə‚lärm]
(mining engineering)
A signal system which warns mine workers of dangerous concentration of firedamp.
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The gated villa also features split air-conditioning, a gas alarm system in the kitchen and a home-security system.
The event is well-organised and attracts the right audience, which can be seen when we wereapproached by many visitors after the launch of our customised gas alarm system during the show.
N Sea platform evacuated OSLO: Statoil briefly evacuated non-essential staff to lifeboats at its Gullfaks B platform in the North Sea after a gas alarm, the oil company said.
A fire and gas alarm on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig was partially disabled just before the April 20 fire and explosion that killed 11 men, sank the rig and ruptured the mile-deep well, the rig's chief electrician testified Friday.
Some of these dugouts and bombproofs are a trifle high in odor on account of their former occupants, so added to our other discomforts is the questionable pleasure of being awakened several times every night by some green sentry smelling somebody's feet and turning in a gas alarm.
FIRE crews evacuated more than 100 revellers from a function after fumes from a generous round of hot whiskeys triggered a "sensitive" gas alarm.
The second gun, said Mr Makepeace, was a gas alarm pistol modified to take.
CAMPAIGN: Stacey Rodgers with a photo of her son Dominic at the launch of the gas alarm campaign
Despite dozens of deaths each year and thousands more casualties from Carbon Monoxide (CO) poisoning, survey results released today, reveal that over two thirds (72%) of the UK population continue to put their lives in danger by not having a CO gas alarm mainly because they 'haven't got round to it' - or because they 'don't know much about them or the dangers of CO'.
A we-set program interfaces directly with the packaging machine to provide MAP parameters, gas blending ratios, gas alarm levels and the oxygen target level to be achieved in the package.
A high-level gas alarm had sounded in the utility shaft.