winterization


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winterization

[‚win·tə·rə′zā·shən]
(engineering)
The preparation of equipment for operation in conditions of winter weather; this applies to preparation not only for cold temperatures, but also for snow, ice, and strong winds.
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Despite this, Sleiman said that due to the intense risks that winterization presents, UNHCR will dedicate whatever funding necessary to meet winterization needs.
The detective assigned to the case told him that the bank did not respond to a mailed subpoena seeking the name of the winterization vendor, so the detective served it again, in person, on a bank manager at a branch on Main Street two weeks ago, according to Mr.
If your flivver is an older one, it's likely your winterization kit baffling has long since been forgotten on some maintenance shop's floor.
Power plant operators do file winterization plans with the Public Utility Commission, said Smitherman - although the main impetus in having them file was to make sure the plants were prepared for hurricanes.
However, we will pay for loss, damage or expense caused by ice or freezing, provided you contracted with a commercial marina or repair facility for necessary winterization maintenance.
Among his topics are basic oil chemistry, refining, deodorization, winterization and fractionation, loss management, trans fat alternatives and challenges, and plant safety procedures.
Standardization is again seen with Mortgagee Letter 2010-18's provision of an increased maximum allowable cap of $2,500 for routine preservation work, including such services as securing the property, debris and hazard removal, boarding, winterization and yard maintenance.
The following are some examples of winterization programs that can be implemented in any city.
By now, your snow--and ice-control plans should be finalized, and implementation of your winterization plans should commence during fall's warmer days--before temperatures drop below 50-degrees F.
Optional features include winterization products, pumps (air, gear and centrifugal), controls and starters.
With winterization processing, biodiesel fuel can be safely blended with jet fuel used in commercial and military aircraft.
With that realization, the push for facility winterization and year-round programming began.