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stockpile

[′stäk‚pīl]
(engineering)
A reserve stock of material, equipment, raw material, or other supplies.
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Stockpiles of heavy distillates and residues, including marine fuel, dropped 10 per cent for the week.
The areas where coal stockpiles were found included Adil Kanta off National Highway near Gulshan-i-Hadeed, Ghaghar Phatak, Ali Hassan Kanta in Razzaqabad, Juma Goth, and Cattle Colony.
Safety--Measuring stockpiles with our iPhone app will have the added safety concern if ice has formed on the ground.
Prof Helen Stokes-Lampard, the chair of the Royal College of GPs, is urging people not to stockpile drugs.
Local residents complained last year about ongoing mining activity, and the government noted in July last year that stockpiles had actually increased in size despite millions of tonnes of exports to top buyer China.
PRODUCTION AND STOCKPILING OF AGGREGATE in the vicinity of Asquith, Biggar, Eatonia, Elrose, Eston, Kerrobert, Macklin, Maidstone and Unity; for a TOTAL OF 16 STOCKPILES. Estimated Quantities: - Removal Of Overburden Including Hauling: 6 300 m 3
Pakistan's stockpiles, Dr Mansoor Ahmed said, were barely enough for meeting the requirements of the existing delivery systems.
"Following commitments to the international Chemical Weapons Convention and the federal programme on liquidation of chemical weapons in the Russian Federation, we have completely eradicated stockpiles of sarin chemical agent," Colonel General Valery Kapashin said, Interfax reported.
In addition to the nationally held SNS, some US states maintain their own stockpiles.
30, Lopez issued a memorandum to the MGB In response to mining contractors' requests to be allowed to remove nickel ore stockpiles from their mining areas following their suspension as early as September,
"We're able to train any employee equipped with an iPhone to take measurements safely, accurately, and in less time," observes Peter Lien & Sons Manager of Environmental & Safety Affairs Danielle Wiebers, adding that aggregate and concrete plant team members have logged 500-plus measurements of stockpiles across South Dakota, Colorado and Wyoming operations.
told reporters that based on their findings there is an urgent need to remove the mining waste in the island of Manicani as four major stockpiles are said to be "geologically hazardous."