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On drawings, abbr. for “acoustical plaster ceiling.”

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APC

(1) (American Power Conversion Corporation, West Kingston, RI, www.apcc.com) The leading manufacturer of UPS systems and surge suppressors, founded in 1981 by Rodger Dowdell, Neil Rasmussen and Emanual Landsman, three electronic power engineers who had worked at MIT. Although created to develop solar electricity, the company introduced its first UPS system three years later as government funding for solar energy dissipated.

(2) (Application Performance Characterization) A graphics benchmark that tests actual application performance. See GPC.
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En esta seccion se presenta el espectro de frecuencia de DP1 y DP2 en el plano T-F.
Se hace necesario fomentar el uso de tecnologia para mejorar los indices productivos de los sistemas de DP y los ingresos de los productores, especialmente en las tipologias DP2 y DP3, ya que son los que tienen mayor potencial para la adopcion de tecnologia y condiciones para incrementar su eficiencia productiva.
Responsibility for coordination and control can be located with the people doing the work (DP2) or not (DP1).
Statoil has, today, awarded a long-term contract to AET, a subsidiary of Malaysian energy shipping group, MISC Berhad, to operate two specialist DP2 offshore loading shuttle tankers (OLSTs) on long-term charter.
The agreed newbuild state-of-the-art DP2 shuttle tankers will strengthen Statoils position for safe, efficient and cost competitive transportation of offshore loaded crude oil production to our customers.
Damen Shiprepair Van Brink Rotterdam in the Netherlands has completed a three-week repair project on the Jumbo Javelin, a DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel owned and operated by long-standing Damen client Jumbo.
The impressive 70 metre catamaran, featuring DP2 (DYNPOS-AUTR) dynamic positioning and an Ampelmann walk to work gangway, has been officially handed over to CMS at a ceremony today at the Western Australian Maritime Museum in Fremantle, attended by Ms Aydan Rzaeva, the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Board Members of CMS.
The DP2 DSCV Van Gogh is a state of art DP2 Multipurpose Diving Support Vessel / SPS Code 2008.
Like its predecessors, the double-hulled, DP2 class 'Polarcus Asima' incorporates many features to enhance performance with improved safety and comfort elements while ensuring minimum emissions.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-27 June 2008-Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA charters DP2 vessel from Vestland Offshore I AS(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
The group consisted of approximately 100 Delta retired pilots known as DP2.
Worldwide Computer Products News-1 November 2002-Kodak Professional upgrades DCS Photo Desk and DP2 software (C)1995-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com