overflow storage

overflow storage

[′ō·vər‚flō ‚stȯr·ij]
(communications)
Additional storage provided in a store-and-forward-switching center to prevent the loss of messages (or parts of messages) offered to a completely filled line store.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of a new cast in-place and precast concrete structure, garage facility building, conversion of the abandoned aeration basin into an overflow storage tank, submersible wastewater pumps, submersible rail systems, electrical services, emergency power system, excavation, dewatering, process piping, instrumentation, control systems, electrical systems, concrete refurbishment, preparation for site paving and all other work as-needed.
A built-in workspace gives staff a convenient place for cell replenishment and overflow storage.
Sometimes, the owners had to use their garages, basements and yards for overflow storage.
However, the truly defining feature of the renovation, the team says, is the unit's 12-foot-wide corridors with storage alcoves to replace the existing 8-foot-wide halls that previously were overcrowded with equipment and overflow storage.
Barrique-sized stainless barrels are nicely suited for overflow storage, very small batches, yeast trials (without the influence of oak), blending components and storage of topping wine.
The Linchpin[TM] features multiple external and side pockets designed to carry up to three M16 magazines each, a glasses or goggle pocket, compressible overflow storage, an outer flat map pocket, and an internal organization pocket.
While the garage often doubles as an area for overflow storage, it shouldn't be a way station for hazardous materials like leftover paints, heavy-duty cleansers, and pesticides.
Applications include: man-entry sized concrete sanitary sewer structures including manholes, overflow storage tanks, digesters, wet wells, sedimentary tanks, clarifiers, etc.
Also, frequently, disabled parking spaces are taken over, often long-term eg: n By builders for their cabins, n Or overflow storage of supermarket trolleys, n Even ideal spots to place a rubbish skip.
The two-storey building in tangerine and blue features nearly 700 units in a variety of sizes which Mr Williams says suit a range of commercial and domestic needs - from 10 sq ft lockers for students in holiday times, to 325 sq ft for house moves, to a 15,000 sq ft warehouse for business overflow storage.
Upstairs, the laundry room doubles as an overflow storage area for kitchen platters and keeps cleaning supplies handy, yet out of sight.