disposal area

disposal area

[də′spō·zəl ‚er·ē·ə]
(navigation)
On U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey charts, an area established or approved by the Corps of Engineers for depositing dredged material where existing depths indicate that the intent is not to cause sufficient shoaling to create a danger to surface navigation; soundings and curves are retained.
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He visited canals, filter plants, pipelines, disposal area and the civil hospital where he expressed concerns and dissatisfaction on water plants.
The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) has shut down a disposal area near a forest here, heeding complaints that construction debris dumped there may have destroyed the habitat of plants and animals there.
The excavator was digging at the 97-acre Subsurface Disposal Area when the side of the pit collapsed.
Ford contractor Cornerstone Environmental took 43 soil samples and two paint waste samples from the O'Connor Disposal Area this winter in search of the source of the 1,4-dioxane found last May in a monitoring well on the site.
also will be able to expand its disposal area by 51.
The other reasons for the action were dirty and unhygienic condition, non-existence of a contract with waste recycling companies, dirty and unhygienic surrounding and no proper waste disposal area.
It had been installed after consultation with those visiting the gravesides of loved ones to enclose a waste disposal area and improve the aesthetics of the cemetery.
Maps of the structure of the disposal area in Kish gas field and information on the characteristics of this field were provided by Construction Engineering Department of the National Iranian Drilling Company.
A waste disposal area is a site where waste is dumped, destroyed or stored.
It would start at the start of Binley Road/Sky Blue Way traffic island route along the old disused railway to near Blue Coat School, then under the Rugby to Coventry rail line in a much bigger tunnel, passing behind the public waste disposal area at Whitley.
The body, found dumped in a sanitary sewage disposal area in the eastern part of Kut, showed signs of having been stabbed several times in the chest, back and head," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.