Gate to gate

Gate to gate

A term used to describe the product boundary encompassing the fabrication and assembly of business and institutional furniture. For purposes of the assessment, the entry gate is the receiving dock of the first facility where basic materials used in the manufacture of the furniture, e.g., steel, particleboard, fabric, and laminate, begin the conversion to furniture components. The end gate is the shipping dock where the ready-to-install furniture is transported for distribution to the end user. The gate-to-gate assessment will include transportation of intermediate materials and components between facilities where more than one physical location is included in the manufacturing process.
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In Canada, Airline passengers will be able to stay glued to their computer screens from gate to gate without having to put their electronic devicesaway.
Passengers are allowed to use their PEDs from gate to gate unless otherwise instructed by a crewmember.
Yes, that means you will be able to read e-books, play games, and watch videos from gate to gate, with very limited exceptions.
20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective today, all Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) Customers may use small portable electronic devices (PEDs) in "airplane mode" from gate to gate - this means the Customers may use the airline's onboard WiFi, which is available on the majority of the airline's fleet.
Passengers on Seattle USA-based carrier Alaska Airlines' (NYSE: ALK) flights now enjoy the use of their tablets book readers games and other personal electronic devices from gate to gate the airline said.
According to The Verge, following the F's recommendation that travelers be allowed to use gadgets from gate to gate, both companies indicated that they had put in applications for approval.
United flight 870 from Sydney, Australia, to San Francisco demonstrated 11 fuel saving initiatives from gate to gate last week.
You can saunter along it in 10 minutes, gate to gate.
Alaska Airlines, following all the other major US airlines, said passengers can now use their tablets, e-book readers, games and other personal electronic devices (PEDs) from gate to gate effective Nov.
We re delighted that our customers are now able to use their hand-held portable electronic devices gate to gate, said Jon Snook, American s senior vice president for customer service.
The US Federal Aviation Administration and National Aeronautics and Space Administration have released Gate to Gate, a jointly produced educational CD-ROM offering a 'virtual' trip through the US air traffic control system.