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headwall

[′hed‚wȯl]
(civil engineering)
A retaining wall at the outlet of a drain or culvert.
(geology)
The steep cliff at the back of a cirque.

headwall

A masonry or concrete retaining wall at the outlet of a drain.
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To determine the correct headwall solution, the team went through several design iterations, building mocks-ups and inviting users to comment and critique the design.
We liked the fact that the joints came in 20-foot lengths and would be watertight, the pipe is lightweight when compared to its concrete counterparts, and Hobas would factory miter the pipe ends to our specifications and install a headwall ring to be cast into a concrete headwall.
So it was a lot better than using the old rope tow and going just to the top of the headwall," said another early Hoodoo regular, Bill Lauderback of Bend.
Headwall Photonics' reflective gratings are constructed using a holographic process that generates precise grooves and minimizes scattered light in the final product.
Headwall develops solutions for large public enterprises, service providers and start-ups, assisting customers plan, architect, develop and deploy complex software systems.
Headwall has continually expanded the capabilities of the performance-leading Hyperspec family of hyperspectral imagers.
The Construction Mould headwall is designed to be placed on the edge of drainage water outlets such as pools or ponds and is made from recycled polyethylene.
According to David Bannon, COO and cofounder of Headwall Photonics, the headwall is usually the most difficult part of a mountain climb.
Acuity rooms would be standardised in shape, size and technology-friendly headwall, eliminating the need to move patients as their conditions change.
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The Delta Equipment Manager module is suspended from an AlphaKing Monitoring/ Respiratory Arm to deliver all of the services of a power column or fixed headwall.
Headwall Contractor: Associated Construction Products, Inc.