open construction

open construction

Said of a building component, building assembly, or building which is manufactured in such a way that all portions can be readily inspected at the installation site without disassembly or destruction.
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Each level has a pipe that serves as a back stop for the spools, while the open construction maximizes visual inventory management of all four shelves in the two-sided cart.
Engineered using computational fluid dynamics, the mixer features three-blade hybrid axial/radial impellers in an open construction to facilitate flow, cleaning and sterilization.
The school will also be built according to an open construction model, meaning the plans can be adjusted as work progresses.
They said they are being forced to ride in open construction trucks, which they termed dangerous.
A PROGRAMME designed to open construction careers to young people not in education, employment or training has been set in motion in County Durham.
The Turkish parliament in April passed legislation defining the status of artificial waterways in law, and allowing for the allocation of land for the canal which is slated to run north-south across Turkey's European province of Thrace, linking the Black Sea with the Sea of Marmara in a line roughly parallel with the Bosporus, with a plan to open construction tenders for the canal before the end of this year.
Where open construction would be damaging to the local environment, it is proposed that roads should be put in tunnels.
Featuring a positive drive urethane (PDU) belt, stainless steel frame and components, open construction, and other sanitary features, the belt conveyor eases cleaning to reduce labor and speed changeover, and increase uptime while improving equipment hygiene.
Featuring a positive drive urethane (PDU) belt, stainless steel frame and components, open construction, and other sanitary features, this new belt conveyor eases the sanitation routine to reduce labor, k speed changeover, and increase uptime while improving equipment hygiene to maximize food safety.
The cap ply comprises at least one layer of an open construction leno weave tape having a pair of warp yarns in the longitudinal direction and a weft yarn in the weft direction.
Bulleted copy on the front details the quick brake function that stops the blade within one second, swing open construction that allows for easy cleaning and blade changing and several other key features of the Hi-Yield Saw.

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