search unit


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search unit

[′sərch ‚yü·nət]
(engineering)
The portion of an ultrasonic testing system which incorporates sending and in some cases receiving transducers to scan the workpiece.
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Finally, we also gather data on the number of charter schools in each search unit as an additional measure of school choice.
Meanwhile members of the South Wales Police Specialist Search Unit, including divers, have spent the past week searching a stretch of the River Ely that runs through land at the end of Lawrenny Avenue.
ch, with Tamedia to bring into the partnership its online job search unit Jobup Ltd valued at CHF120m.
A spokesman for Avon Fire and Rescue said: "At the moment the police underwater search unit, the dive team, have turned up to help as the search goes on.
Currently Yorkshire and The Humber Marine Under Water Search Unit has three bases to provide cover for West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and The Humber.
Ultrasonic inspection technology development and search unit design; examples of practical applications.
DIVERS from North Wales were called in by Scotland Yard''s underwater search unit to check their facilities are safe.
The first priority for the search unit is to return to profitability.
It was excavated to around 10ft last week by a specialist search unit.
AN UNDERWATER search unit recovered the body of a teenage boy who went missing while swimming in a water-filled quarry.
The Grampian Police Underwater Search Unit eventually found the body during a search of the car.
Technology from software company Microsoft Corp has been deployed to power the A9 search unit from Internet retailer Amazon.