transfer

(redirected from gas transfer)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial.

transfer

1. a design or drawing that is transferred from one surface to another, as by ironing a printed design onto cloth
2. Law the passing of title to property or other right from one person to another by act of the parties or by operation of law; conveyance

transfer

[′tranz·fər]
(computer science)
(mining engineering)
A vertical or inclined connection between two or more levels, used as an ore pass.
(navigation)
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction in making a turn of 90° with a constant rudder angle.
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction for turns of less than 90°.

transfer

In pretensioning, the act of conveying the stress in the prestressing tendons from the jacks (or pretensioning bed) to the concrete member.

transfer

To send data over a computer channel or bus. "Transfer" generally applies to transmission within the computer system, and "transmit" refers to transmission outside the computer over a line or network.

Transfers are actually copies, since the data are in both locations at the end of the transfer. Input, output and move instructions activate data transfers in the computer.
References in periodicals archive ?
Lokring's advanced fluid and gas transfer connectors are produced under quality systems certified to ISO 9001:2008.
To provide security and to diversify paths of energy transfer: although interesting plan for Europe is to construct Nabucco's pipeline and to apply Azerbaijan, Iran and Turkmenistan gas resources, Russia claims that it can fulfill the purposes of "European policy of diversifying energy resources supply" by diversity in pipelines of gas transfer and diversity in paths of gas transfer to old continent.
The Minister noted that the terrorist groups' attacks on the tankers carrying fuel to the electricity generating plants and on the railways and oil and gas transfer pipelines have imposed a huge further financial burden on the state estimated at SYP 800 million, bore by the electricity sector in terms of having to deliver fuel to the generating plants.
Meanwhile, he added, there has been an invitation of tenders for natural gas transfer to Cyprus as an interim solution to gain lower electricity prices for households and businesses.
The maximum daily gas transfer capacity of the 56-inch pipeline which runs over 900 km of Iran's soil from Bushehr Province to the city of Iranshahr in Iranian Balochistan Province is 110 million cubic meters.
The Cayman operation complements SPT's new oil and gas transfer capability 250 miles north in the Bahamas, located as an eastern gateway to the Gulf of Mexico and just two days' steam to the US Eastern seaboard; as well as SPT's STS base 800 miles south in Aruba, providing a flexible location for oil companies and traders to make deliveries to the US Atlantic Coast, US West Coast, island refineries and storage in the Caribbean and ports in South America, providing advantage of economies of scale for customers to utilize larger ships including VLCC's and ULCC's, trading cargo to or from the US Gulf and the Caribbean markets.
The maximum daily gas transfer capacity of the 56-inch pipeline which runs over 900-km of Iran's soil from Asalouyeh in Bushehr province to the city of Iran city Sistan and Baluchestan province has been estimated to be 110 million cubic meters.
McDermott's scope of work includes engineering, procurement, construction, installation and pre-commissioning of production flowline systems, a MEG injection system, plus start-up condensate transfer and fuel gas transfer flowline systems, control systems as well as other associated SURF elements in water depths up to 275 meters.
From the other hand, the ministry declared that some of al-Qaeda elements have blew up yesterday evening a gas transfer tube at Azan area in Shabwa governorate.
The signing of the Shah Deniz 2 agreement implies opening up the way for natural gas transfer to EU countries.
Supply and installation of surveillance equipment and control of gas transfer stations Al Museela (E), Al Museela (F), Al Museela (G), Al Museela (H), Al Museela (I), Al Museela (J), Funaitees (G) and Funaitees (J).