receiving station


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receiving station

[ri′sēv·iŋ ‚stā·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
The location or device on conveyor systems where bulk material is loaded or otherwise received onto the conveyor.
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There are five incoming lines at 220 KV, in that three from Guttur (400 KV receiving station) and two from Shimoga (220 KV Mahatma Ghandi receiving station) followed by installation of three winding transformers of two 100 and 60 MVA respectively.
In China, CTCI will build a LNG plant in Yongshan port of Shanghai, including a pier, three storage tanks and a receiving station. Already under construction, the LNG plant will come online sometime in October this year.
Since we needed to place interfering stations at the boundary of the carrier sensing range, in order for a receiving station to receive the maximum interference, we used the above carrier sense range to locate interfering stations.
Numerous devices may transmit data to the same receiving station. The Windows software converts the user's PC into a real time strip chart recorder.
To carry out the contract Kongsberg Satellite Services will establish a new receiving station in connection with the Troll research base in the Antarctic.
Scheduled for completion this year, the twin pipeline links a new 100-thousand gallon capacity desalination plant being built alongside the existing Qidfa power station, with a terminal receiving station at Swaihan.
The Monster airport septage receiving station has been upgraded with a number of new features.
On activation your alarm calls directly, or is linked to a central alarm receiving station.
The Artemis spacecraft then beamed the data to a receiving station operated by Spot Image in Toulouse in southwestern France over a conventional 20-gigahertz radio link.
The Malaysian Armed Forces' $12.4-million development project produced three Eagle aircraft, a ground-control station, and a remote receiving station. The aircraft is approximately the size of a Cessna 172, although its fore-and-aft wing canard configuration is unusual and lends itself to enhanced performance.
Smart-antenna pioneers have recently discovered that using 10 or so antennas at each transmission and receiving station can greatly increase the number of independent channels per radio frequency (SN: 7/15/00, p.