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Dismantle

To take apart a structure piece by piece, often with the intention of reassembling it or moving it elsewhere for reconstruction.
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[MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]: Unit cost of transportation from dismantler to manufactory by vehicle [v.sub.m] per km
In contrast, observations in five electronics dismantlers sampled before and after 30 days of vacation suggested a rather rapid elimination of BDE-209, with a median decrease of 66% during this period of time (Sjodin et al.
The JV has since taken control of Indra Investissement, which manages 350 vehicle dismantlers nationwide.
``All the talk surrounding implementation of the End of Life Directive has revolved around the impact on vehicle and component manufacturers, importers, dismantlers and reprocessors, and not how this will effect dealers,'' he said.
If isolated by a dismantler, the part can be recycled.
Mr Dixon, a retired vehicle dismantler, of Dunn Street, Annfield Plain, has 40 ponies, and explained: "I have been breeding them all my life, ever since my father took me to Aberdeen when I was six years old and came back with a pair.
The call was made last November after a committee of MPs grilled Teesside-based ghost ship dismantler Able UK about its work and investigated what happened to UK ships once they were retired.
The dismantler in Llwyn Einion Road specialises in collectors' vehicles, but only two of the yard's 200 Jaguar cars were destroyed.
When a car now reaches the end of its life, the owner can take it to a scrap merchant or dismantler, often being paid by the business which then salvages what it can.
Vehicle-owners would deliver their car to a dismantler or shredder.
It acts as a broker, the idea being that, if you call its premium-rate number, it will put you in touch with a local car dismantler who can supply spares.
This business has been established 35 years, other than Vehicle Dismantler License, it also has Auto Repair License.