lateral system


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lateral system

[′ladṁəṁrəl ¦sisṁtəm]
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In marine operations, a system of buoyage in which the shape, color, and number distinction are assigned in accordance with the buoy's location in respect to navigable waters; when used to mark a channel, the buoys are assigned colors to indicate the side they mark and numbers to indicate their sequence along the channel; the lateral system is used in the United States.
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Medical technology company Hill-Rom Surgical Solutions (NYSE:HRC) reported on Thursday the availability of the unique new Allen Advance Table Lateral System offering to compliment the Allen Advance Table in spinal surgery.
The tower lateral system is composed of different types of structural steel frames and trusses designed to resist loads from all directions.
In view of the fact that the most effective construction method in this type of terrain is when the ground is frozen, three mainline spreads, two major river crossing and approximately two-thirds of the entire 450-mile Alliance lateral system was completed in the winter construction season.
The first procedures with US-based spine technology company Spinal Elements' minimally invasive Katana Lateral System have been successfully completed, the company said.
The mechanism consists of a pipe lateral system with backwash gravity sand filters technically found in industrial and municipal wastewater and drinking water applications.
Najafi and Iseley will be developing guideline specifications to be used by municipalities throughout the country for the installation of the ThermoSeal(tm) lateral system.
The Performance Liner Lateral System allows the installer the freedom to position the liner anywhere in the pipe by inverting through a cleanout.
has announced plans for a new 56-mile Gulf of Mexico pipeline and an expansion of its onshore East Lateral system in southeastern Louisiana.
Imec cleanroom project on the main campus Imec in Leuven - the plot includes standard process but is not limited to, the following items: process cooling water, process vacuum, compressed air, instrument air - from a centralized system to a common lateral system.
The East Lateral system will be expanded and a 6,800-horsepower compressor station will be built near Centerville, LA.
Imec cleanroom project on the main campus IMEC in Leuven - The plot Standard Process includes, but is not limited to, the following items - Process cooling water, process vacuum, compressed air, instrument air - a central system to a common lateral system.
This text explains the fundamentals of vehicle dynamics and applications to automotive mechatronics areas like hybrid powertrain, adaptive cruise control, suspension systems, torque and speed converters, shock absorbers, springs, brakes, and active longitudinal and lateral systems.