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dresser

1. Theatre a person employed to assist actors in putting on and taking off their costumes
2. a tool used for dressing stone or other materials
3. Brit a person who assists a surgeon during operations

dresser

[′dres·ər]
(engineering)
Any tool or apparatus used for dressing something.

dresser

A plumber’s tool used to flatten sheet lead and straighten lead pipe.
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ISO 14001 accreditation validates the focus we have placed on environmental stewardship," said Michael Parker, vice president of environment, health and safety for Dresser Consolidated and Dresser Masoneilan.
It was the popularity of dressers in Wales and the notable quality of their craftsmanship this side of the border that led to the generic term - the Welsh dresser - being adopted, even though similar pieces of furniture are found across most of continental Europe.
Dresser products are highly engineered, technically superior and are designed to help global customers meet and exceed requirements for mission-critical natural gas projects.
As a country piece of furniture, the dresser is a product of local craftsmen and as such many can be identified as coming from a particular area and indeed even sometimes tracked down to a specific family.
We evaluated the best AMC models across many industries to create what we consider to be a world-class approach for servicing the aftermarket needs of our customers," said James Schauer, President of the Flow Technologies Segment of Dresser Inc in the Americas.
We all have a role in improving the environments in which we work," said Kevin Burnett, senior director of Global Operational Excellence, Dresser Wayne.
Our nuclear power customers in China rely on us to help them improve plant operations with the technical advantages and reliability our products offer and the comprehensive local after market support we provide," said Eric Strecker, vice president of sales, Asia Pacific, Dresser Inc.
For more than 15 years, Dresser has been an active control valve supplier for the nuclear power industry in China," said Eric Strecker, vice president of sales, Asia Pacific region, Dresser Inc.
Dresser is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of natural gas measurement, pressure control and pipeline integrity products, service and repair.
Durable, user-friendly and proven, Dresser Wayne Nucleus POS consistently ranks as the most popular* touch screen POS system among petroleum retailers.
Dresser Wayne's iX Pay[TM] secure payment and Dispenser Secure Access help retailers create one of the most secure forecourts in the industry.