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tie-in

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a. a sale or advertisement offering products of which a purchaser must buy one or more in addition to his purchase
b. an item sold or advertised in this way, esp the extra item
c. (as modifier): a tie-in sale
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Under the agreement, contractors will be responsible for delivering a number of offshore oil and gas producing platforms, tie-in platforms, pipelines, power cables, and all the related facilities, as required under the current master plan for Saudi Aramco's offshore fields.
Aqeel A Madhi, CEO of NPCC, said: "These contracts include engineering, procurement, fabrication, load-out, transportation, installation, hook-up and pre-commissioning work of four offshore platforms, SSS wellhead decks, with the associated four subsea pipelines, three submarine cables and downstream tie-ins."
Though the relationship between Hollywood serials and American newspapers in the form of serialized tie-ins is most readily understood as founded with the intention of increasing newspaper readership while simultaneously alleviating cinema's status as a lowbrow art form, the varied forms in which tie-ins and films could be consumed implies something more vis-a-vis the creation of movie fandom.
'New Girl' is a show popular in part to it's real life celebrity tie-ins. Jamie Lee Curtis and Taylor Swift have appeared on the hit show before, but this superstar will be the most epic guest yet!
ISLAMABAD -- Unlike fast-food advertisements geared toward adults, which feature burgers and fries, those targeting children focus more on free toys, movie tie-ins and other giveaways, according to a new study.
Washington, Aug 29 ( ANI ): If your kid in insisting for a happy meal, he might be more interested in the toy rather than the burger, as a new study has suggested that fast-food advertisements aimed at kids emphasize giveaways and movie tie-ins much more frequently than ads targeted at adults.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 9, 2013-Dejour Energy Inc completes production facility installations and pipeline tie-ins at Kokopelli under 'green completions' policy(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
The contractor will engineer, install and commission a 15.5-km (9.6-mile) integrated power service umbilical, a protection structure, a subsea compressor station, pipeline spools and tie-ins.
VIDEO games and movie tie-ins haven't always experienced the best relationship, with one often undoing all the good work of the other.
A truck tour to 1,000 Walmart stores includes tie-ins, previews, and giveaways involving licensees Hasbro, Straight Talk Wireless, Sony, and Kellogg.
Carboline Company has introduced Polyclad 975, an advanced 100 percent solids epoxy pipeline coating with performance properties designed for corrosion protection of buried steel and ductile iron pipeline exteriors, girth welds or tie-ins. Polyclad 975 epoxy technology can be applied by spray (plural airless or dual cartridge).
The installations will compromise offshore structures; trees; controls; offshore processing; marine flow-lines; export flow-lines; the shore approach and utility facilities from the well-heads to an onshore gas plant; and tie-ins to an existing gas and condensate pipeline system.