quarry water

quarry water

[′kwär·ē ‚wȯd·ər]
(engineering)
Subsurface water retained in freshly quarried rock. Also known as quarry sap.
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Tenders are invited for Replacement of old sand from slow sand filter tanks and cleaning of gravels at pachhadha quarry water treatment plant at jhakri
the 15-year-old was pulled from the water by an unnamed fisherman before being attended to by West Midlands Ambulance Service, whose spokesman Rob Marsh said: "When the ambulance crew arrived, the boy coughed up one and a half litres of quarry water.
Quarry water, no matter how inviting, is icy cold and deep with unexpected currents and obstacles hidden beneath the water.
The plan is for the quarry water, which Groesbeck began pumping on Wednesday, to flow three miles down nearly dry riverbeds to Fort Parker Lake, which is also dry and near the water treatment plant.
The difficulty with any quarry water is that it's extremely deep and extremely cold and usually with very steep sides.
He was still in his baby-white pyjamas when he was found in the murky quarry water.
Not only is it very deep, but quarry water tends to be quite cold.
Madison Utilities proposes upgrades to the mixing and chemical feed processes at the Quarry Water Treatment Plant as well as the installation of a new, raw water intake structure and pumping station at the Tennessee River; including a standby power generator.
A POLICE officer who risked his life in an attempt to save a drowning boy from deadly quarry waters has won the Welsh region Police Bravery Award.
In very traumatic circumstances, knowing the risks involved and despite instructions not to, PC Morgan plunged into treacherous quarry waters.
HUNT: Boat teams and divers search the quarry waters yesterday