bund wall

bund wall

[′bənd ‚wȯl]
(engineering)
A retaining wall designed to contain the contents of a tank or a storage vessel in the event of a rupture or other emergency.
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Under the terms of the contract, CHEC will be responsible for the construction of the bund wall and coffer dam, sourcing and transporting rock armour and materials to Swansea Bay, and managing all landside and marine crews associated with this element of the build.
5km of bund wall and 400m of concrete structures housing 16 turbines and 8 sluice gates.
15am after the oil breached a bund wall surrounding the tanks, escaping into the boiler room.
The defendants said that an employee had activated a pump without checking the level in the tank and the liquid had overflowed into the bund, then seeped through the bund wall.
In addition they offer a wide variety of other environmental services including risk assessment, site surveys, structured training courses held on-site or in in-house, tank and bund surveys and a bund wall reclining service.
Tenders are invited for Project Management Consultancy services for Construction Supervision, and Quality Control for the work of " For the work of Balance work in providing bund wall pathway at western side of Sankey tank," Bangalore.
With planning applications due to be submitted shortly, a section of bund wall has been constructed to scale in a 1.
The leakage, which collected into the tank's protective bund wall, produced a small cloud of gas and police instructed the nearby residents of an old people's home to keep their doors and windows shut.
Tenders are invited for Balance work in providing bund wall pathway at western side of Sankey tank,Bangalore.
Works agreed under the contract include the construction of the bund wall and coffer dam, as well as managing the transportation of materials to the site.
The former Labor government was refusing to fix the bund wall in Gladstone and failed to engage with the agricultural sector to reduce run off onto the reef.
The Bund Wall would be used to contain the materials obtained from the dredging activities.