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penstock

[′pen‚stäk]
(civil engineering)
A valve or sluice gate for regulating water or sewage flow.
(engineering)
A closed water conduit controlled by valves and located between the intake and the turbine in a hydroelectric plant.
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Industrial Penstocks was one of the first West Midlands businesses to join UK Trade & Investment's flagship Passport to Export scheme, which gives new exporters the training, planning and ongoing support they need to succeed overseas, and the company's export business has gone from strength to strength as a result.
This facility, located in Hillsborough, has been serving the area for years, but the penstock was approaching the end of its service life.
Prior to the recent improvements, 5,000 feet of wood stave penstock extended from the Franklin Pierce reservoir to a surge tank upstream of the powerhouse.
Lot 3: the realization of civil works (water and building factory outlet)This contract notice relates to Lot 1: carrying out the work related to underground pipe (underground structures) and penstocks.
The coating maintenance of penstocks are often accompanied by constraints related to the presence of asbestos and / or heavy metals ains that strong environmental constraints.
Coating maintenance penstocks are often accompanied by constraints related to the presence of asbestos and / or heavy metals as well as strong environmental constraints.
Tenders are invited for Breakdown, Maintenance Or Unforeseen Repairs Of Nsd And Kpd Lock And Dry Dock Penstocks
Tenders are invited for removing of old paint and applying of thermoplastic co-polymeric coating compound over surface of penstocks at leimatak
Tenders are invited for annual maintenance of primary grid and ci water mains within the plant complex and operation and maintenance of different valves and penstocks of hww padmapukur including reading of water meters to the bulk water consumers
The assignments include the execution of the feasibility studies, final design studies, tender specifications for civil structures (dam, power intake, power tunnel and penstocks, spillway, diversion structures with two tunnels and bottom outlet) and related hydro-mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment.
Tenders are invited for Addendum Of Renewal Of Pipe Including Necessary Fitting Of Penstocks And Capstans Of Ns And Kp Lock And Dry Docks
Carry out the refurbishment of existing storm tanks with automation of penstocks and tank scrapers.