bulk transport


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bulk transport

[¦bəlk ′tranz‚pȯrt]
(mechanical engineering)
Conveying, hoisting, or elevating systems for movement of solids such as grain, sand, gravel, coal, or wood chips.
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So, apparently, one of our few profitable agriculture sub-sectors, the tea industry, now shuns the new standard gauge railway, which we had been assured would be transformational in the bulk transport of goods to and from the Port of Mombasa.
The new guidelines cover the sanitation of transport vehicles and equipment, food refrigeration and cleaning of bulk transport vehicles between loads.
The modern industrial process plant is often more sophisticated than the bulk transport method connecting it to its raw materials.
The GAC network will represent HOYER's deep sea business unit, involving the transport of ISO tank containers - large, stainless steel pressure vessels approved to ISO standards and held within 20-foot frames for the bulk transport of liquids.
Shipping is the lifeblood of the global economy without which intercontinental trade, the bulk transport of raw materials and the import/export of food and manufactured goods would not be possible.
The overall index, which factors in average daily earnings of capesize, panamax, supramax and handysize dry bulk transport vessels, gained 5 points to 922 points.
The Patterson Bulk Transport Handicap has been chosen as the first of five races in which the four Irish and four Australian riders take each other on.
Kiruna Wagon's wagon-rotation solution, called the Turn Dumper, is the basis for the design of the new wagon and is likely to become a new standard for future European bulk transport, according to Kiruna.
As a regional industry leader in the areas of aggregate production, trading and bulk transport and logistic services; Oryx Industries is expected to play a vital role in many of the large-scale GCC real estate and infrastructure projects in the coming years."
Quality Freight uses its truck fleet to handle a range of products, from glass, sand and aggregate, to containerised bulk transport, rice, sugar and maize.
He stated: "Without shipping, the bulk transport of vital raw materials, affordable food and
In order to meet industry expectations relating to stock reduction, increased delivery fees, cost and delivery optimisation and carbon footprint reduction, STEF Transport Nantes Carquefou has developed added-value transport solutions such as bulk transport, the key to which is effective coordination and scheduling of destination points.