operating cycle


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operating cycle

One complete series of events in the operation of a gas turbine engine that consists of starting the engine, taking off, landing, and shutting down the engine.
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Exelon Generation announced today that Oyster Creek Generating Station will permanently shut down in October 2018, at the end of its current operating cycle.
in general, the length of a typical, for such companies, operating cycle is shorter than the payment deferral period.
In wind speeds, one year is commonly used as a block size, while in engineering vehicles one operating cycle may reasonably be set as a block size.
The power firm has been extensively working on extending the operating hours of its deployed gensets in various off-grid areas - at least to 12 hours if the 24-hour operating cycle cannot be achieved yet in most.
The credit period for import of non-capital goods can be up to a year from the date of shipment or up to the operating cycle, whichever is lower.
The material is loaded into the catalyst bed with the catalyst where it undergoes oxidation and reduction during the operating cycle, producing heat and driving the dehydrogenation reaction.
Therefore, the perception of investments in OWC is moved from traditional balance sheet to cash flows workshop, particularly NPV is applied to operating cash flows as generated by operating cycle.
In August 2013, Entergy announced that the Vermont Yankee would not be refueled and would cease operations at the end of its current operating cycle in late 2014.
However, the truth is that they are a keystone in the daily operating cycle of most industrial areas.
Its automatic package transfer and the storage of up to two full packages and up to four empty tubes guarantee a reliable operating cycle.
The front door is opened and closed via a double acting cylinder and is sequenced with the press operating cycle.
During the Submarine Extended Operating Cycle (SEOC), Submarine Maintenance Engineering Planning and Procurement (SUBMEPP) forecasts Depot and Intermediate maintenance material six years in advance for Virginia Class Submarines.

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