Central plant

Central plant

An area or building in which the chillers and boilers for a building or group of buildings are located.
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The Marentina atmosphere plant will maintain life indefinitely in the cities of the north pole after all life upon the balance of dying Mars is extinct through the failure of the air supply, should the great central plant again cease functioning as it did upon that memorable occasion that gave me the opportunity of restoring life and happiness to the strange world that I had already learned to love so well.
With OPC-UA, these metal separators can communicate with central plant computers or directly with injection and blow molding machines and extruders to protect against damage and clogging of mold and die channels.
Majis Industrial Services has announced the launch of the second phase of its central plant for the treatment and recycling of liquid industrial waste in the port of Sohar.
The building owner preferred fan coil terminal units for the resident rooms, with hot and chilled water provided by a geothermal heat recovery chiller central plant system.
The greatest savings were the result of changes made to the condenser water pump sequencing in the central plant; operating one pump instead of two proved to be more energy efficient, even though both pumps had variable frequency drives.
The products, as well as Dodoni imports (such as the popular feta) will be distributed by CTC-Argosy, together with graviera cheese and yoghurts produced at the central plant in Ioannina.
The central plant will also serve nine new flats and a remodelled nursery that JS Wright will be fitting out as part of the PS10 million revamp of the 1970s tower, which is being managed by Kensington & Chelsea TMO on behalf of the council.
"This is a vacuum system that will suck debris from each building and then deliver it to a central plant for processing," he said.
The central plant expansion will include two 7.5 mW dual-fuel turbine generators, a 4.5 mW natural gas turbine generator, two 2.25 MW diesel standby generators, and a 5 mW steam turbine generator.

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