overhead fire

overhead fire

[′ō·vər‚hed ‚fīr]
(ordnance)
Fire that is delivered over the heads of friendly troops.
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Tenders are invited for Erection & Commissioning of 200/150/100 NB MS pipe line for overhead fire fighting system near stockpile 1 & 2, dozer house, JT 3 & 4 & unloading station etc.
There have also been pockets of fire on the embankment associated with the overhead fire.
He stacked a blanket, his pants and shoes on a bench and tried to reach an overhead fire sprinkler, trying with his cuffed hands to set it off.
Entering what he called "survival mode," and already drinking his own urine, he tried to trigger an overhead fire sprinkler for some water, stacking clothes and a blanket and swinging his cuffed arms in an attempt to set it off.
Although the Livermore gun trucks received glowing reviews by some units in Iraq, they are considered a less-than-ideal solution because they expose troops to overhead fire and put passengers at risk in rollover accidents.
Avoid overhead fire of friendly Soldiers when possible.
Every NAR, ammunition information notice, and overhead fire clearance or restriction is listed in NavSup P-801/TW024-AA-ORD-010, Ammunition Unserviceable, Suspended and Limited Use, which is published semi-annually.
He had apparently fallen from an overhead fire escape - although nobody knows what he was doing on it.
Tenders are invited for 60 - 1" galvanized steel conduit, 150 - 1-1/2" galvanized steel conduit, transfer an overhead fire alarm wire into an underground 2" pvc conduit, delegated design of power distribution and lighting control, wiring parking lot lights with appropriately sized copper wire, 18 - 4" diam.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Ce Certified Surface Mounted Overhead Fire Rated Door Closer
Contract Awarded for Supply of CE certified surface mounted overhead fire rated door closer with adjustable forearm having rust proof metal body for fire doors .
Product/Service/Works Keywords: Supply of ce certified surface mounted overhead fire rated door closer