gravity flow

gravity flow

[′grav·əd·ē ‚flō]
(hydrology)
A form of glacier movement in which the flow of the ice results from the downslope gravitational component in an ice mass resting on a sloping floor.

gravity flow

The flow of water drawn through a conduit under the force of gravity.
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They said that the other projects included boring and installation of 175 tube-well for provision of drinking water, 40 gravity flow water schemes and some 221 other small development projects are also being completed to ensure clean drinking water to people of Swat.
The objective is to supply first-time wastewater operations to comprise a centralized gravity flow wastewater transmission line, numerous collection lines and manholes.
GRAVITY FLOW (Willie Haggas) GRAVITY Flow made an excellent debut in defeat at Windsor and should be winner soon.
Pressure pipes have traditionally been the right solution, particularly where the elevation of the source is not sufficient for gravity flow and/or the use of gravity conveyance can result in excessive excavation depths and high construction costs.
The eco-friendly sewage treatment plant (e-STP) has 3-treatment cells (of 80 meter by 40 meter dimension each) and ensures complete gravity flow of the wastewater from the sewage wells to the treated water containing cell of the system.
GF PRO gravity flow metal detectors are designed for tile inspection of free falling products in vertical packaging applications.
Ideal for use on the jobsite, RiteFlo includes a Gravity Flow Logger to measure the flow in gravity-driven sewer lines.
The Titan Series TLD Diverter is designed for use in gravity flow applications where abrasive material is diverted from one source to either two or three destinations.
km with live storage capacity of 2680 aft and the proposed area for irrigation through gravity flow is about 2200 acres.
With a centrifugal effluent pump, float system, and effluent filter pack set in a polyethylene vault, it is ideal for use on new construction or repair sites when gravity flow is not an option.
6 million 1,700-foot gravity flow tunnel that runs under the city's golf course, he said.
In gravity flow systems, as the system runs, the wash water flows directly into an adjacent steel or concrete water recycling and solids separation tank via steel or concrete flumes.