gas holder


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gas holder

[′gas ‚hōl·dər]
(engineering)
Gas storage container with vertically free top section that moves up or down to adjust to the volume of gas held.
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The gas holder also reminds us of the great act of heroism which saved Garston from being obliterated during the war.
With some of my retired friends, we have discussed the demise of this gas holder, and enclose a drawing showing our suggestions for its future use as a sports facility.
FINAL DAYS: Site manager Kevin Stephenson looks on at the 90ft high gas holder which will come down in the next few weeks CUT UP: A worker dismantles the steel structure
Some of Frank's work appeared on Coventry postcards, but his outstanding picture was the aerial view of the huge gas holders.
There were originally five gas holders in Huddersfield but the others have been demolished over time as more gas is stored in pipelines underground.
On the side of the Grand Canal close to the River Liffey and by the side of the DART railway track the remaining gas holder has been converted into apartments, the outside steel frame being kept and the centre turned into apartments.
Initially, work will start to remove one gas holder, with work to dismantle the second gas holder following soon after.
He also advertised a heavy-duty utility belt, an extendable baton and a CS gas holder for between PS10 and PS40 in the preceding weeks.
AN OLD gas holder that has been part of the North Shields landscape for more than 100 years is being dismantled.
There is also a gas holder in Sokh enclave, which is on the balance sheet of Uzbekneftegaz (Uzbekistan).
According to inital reports, the explosion occurred in the LD gas holder of the factory.
Pushing the detonation button for high rise city centre explosive demolition, using sophisticated software to create technical drawings for complex gas holder deconstruction, operating remote controlled specialist plant in potentially hazardous locations are just a few.