bank height

bank height

[′baŋk ‚hīt]
(mining engineering)
The vertical height of a bank as measured between its highest point or crest and its toe at the digging level or bench. Also known as bench height; digging height.
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370 including repairing of guide bunds of Major bridges & their protection works, protection works at erosion/breach prone locations, goods approach road at SPTR and repairing of approach roads at different stations, providing sub-bank in locations having bank height more than 6m, and other connected ancillary works in between Km 378 to Km 412 in between stations Sripani and Simen Chapori in connection with GC of NLP-MZS section of Rangiya Murkongselek GC Project
We measured channel width, bank height, and composition (silt, sand, or clay) at each transect.
Generally, as bank height and channel volume increased in lower portions of the watershed, the proportion of large trees (>45 cm dbh) increased and woody understory decreased, as did beaver density.
Because of the pressure gradient in axial direction, the bank height decreases and the material is conveyed into the direction of the roll ends.
The dimensionless bank height also remains constant for different roll diameters.
The bank height is measured by a bank displacement detector.
We performed an extrusion coating using an extrusion laminator to measure the bank height under various melt thickness conditions.
6) The bank height was measured as the difference between the thickness at the contact line and the average thickness after nipping.
He has also been heavily involved in the Houston community, acting as an advisor to the Housing Board of Houston; serving on the Board of Directors for the Greater Houston Builders Association; and serving on the Sterling Bank Heights Business Development Board of Directors, among other activities.
The Improved Ribbon Bridge specification calls for positive flotation, flotation stability against water speeds of 3 m/sec, longer ramp bays to accommodate bank heights of up to 2 metres and a 10-tonne launch truck in place of the current 5-tonne vehicle.
The ramp sections can be adjusted for bank heights of up to 2.
He has also been heavily involved in the Houston community, acting as an advisor to Mayor Bill White; serving on the Board of Directors for the Greater Houston Builders Association; and serving on the Sterling Bank Heights Business Development Board of Directors, among other activities.