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capstone

, copestone
Mountaineering a chockstone occurring at the top of a gully or chimney

Capstone

The top row of stones on a retaining wall; the top stone on a pier or on top of a corbeled vault.

capstone

[′kap‚stōn]
(architecture)
A stone placed at the top of a stone arch.

coping stone, capstone, copestone

coping stone
A stone which forms a coping.

capstone

1. Any single stone in a coping.
2. A stone placed at the top of a stone arch.
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Capstone faculty commonly have previous industrial experience in engineering design; more than half of the 2015 respondents had six or more years in industry, and many had 25 years or more.
Capstone microturbines have become the preferred choice for our customers because they want the high reliability and low emission benefits of our products, said Sam Henry, President of Horizon Power Systems.
Councilor George Brown, in whose ward the proposed development is located, wrote John Vawter, Capstone principal, that Brown felt he'd been "deceived" and wanted a full accounting by Capstone.
Physicians who completed the first USC Capstone are: Marvin D.
Capstone Turbine Corporation" and "Capstone MicroTurbine" are registered trademarks of Capstone Turbine Corporation.
And power outages do bring a lot of eyeballs out, but the implications of a blackout and Capstone won't really be felt until after this event is over,'' Quealy said.
The C200 product provides the same benefits of ultra low exhaust emissions, low noise emissions, low maintenance costs and industry leading reliability which have become the signature of all Capstone products.
Upon closing of the asset purchase agreement Capstone issued CPS approximately 1.
We believe Capstone microturbines, integrated to work directly with UTC's combined heat and power equipment, will provide significant benefits to our customers,'' said Almgren, 55, who will continue to serve as Capstone's president and chief executive officer until a successor is found.
Capstone microturbines are installed in several data centers worldwide.
Mortensen said California's electricity problems garnered applause from Capstone investors, as the company's confidence swelled amid hope their microturbines were poised as alternative power sources.
When reached for comment, Darren Jamison, President and Chief Executive Officer of Capstone Turbine Corporation said: "One of our business strategies has been to add new business partners and strengthen the relationships with our existing ones.