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evacuate

[i′vak·yə‚wāt]
(science and technology)
To remove something, especially gases and vapors, from an enclosure, such as from the envelope of an electron tube, or from a well. Also known as exhaust.
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Contract notice: "construction, installation and commissioning of automatic fire system for notification and emergency evacuation lighting to ensure fire safety, objects (buildings) owned by the municipality of varna and secondary administrators with budgets.
The spokesperson informed that the participants of emergency evacuation exercise were given a mock fire incident with four injured persons and four special staff.
Air Charter International s Razvan Dobre stated, Emergency evacuation of personnel from hostile areas is always a challenge as human lives are at stake.
Tenders are invited for Providing Emergency Evacuation Plan In Connection with Maintenance, Operation of Electrical Instruments and Fans, including Running Maintenance Of P/Sets at Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Hospital, Patel Nagar, New Delhi.
According to The Associated Press, passengers who sit in exit-rows must be at least 15 years old and be willing and able to help with the emergency evacuation of the aircraft.
This law requires that commercial high-rise buildings taller than 75 feet retrofit their emergency evacuation stairwells with high-intensity photoluminescent (glow-in-the-dark) markings and signs by July 1, 2006.
The bomb threats prompted an emergency evacuation of the center for about an hour, he said.
It also has applications for emergency evacuation planning and for gathering critical weather information to assist in fighting wildfires.
Tenders are invited for Providing emergency evacuation plan In Connection With Maintenance, Operation of Electrical Instruments and fans Running Maintenance Of pump sets street compound lights at Govt Co Ed School Laxmi Bai Nagar New Delhi under AE E M 1521.
An emergency evacuation was carried out on a Bangladesh Biman Airlines aircraft bound for Dubai on Friday (26 August).
The project has been in limbo for so long that the high school just revised its emergency evacuation plan to have the whole school rendezvous on the vacant lot for which the library is planned, Andress said.
Researched and written by Kirsten Kubala Cleveland, the company's manager of Strategic Services, the article discusses what she calls companies' "fundamental responsibility to protect their employees," then offers a step-by-step approach to creating an effective emergency evacuation plan.

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