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weighbridge

a machine for weighing vehicles, etc., by means of a metal plate set into a road
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Another encroacher Abdul Rasheed who had almost built five shops on the nullah by dismantling the drainage system along the illegal weighbridge said he would use his political influence if his invalidly constructed shops were destroyed by the quarters concerned.
Divisional Superintendent Railways Mohammad Ali Afridi, Assistant Collector Customs Dry Port, Peshawar Amanat Khan, DTO Maqsood Ahmad, contractor Haji Ashraf Khan, a good numbers of the prominent exporters and importers, businessmen, owners of the truck-trawlers were also present during the installation ceremony of the weighbridge at Peshawar Dry Port.
A railway weighbridge restoration project in south Shropshire is making a plea for donations.
The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) gave in Tuesday to the House leadership's recommendation for the agency to scrap the weighbridge fees in the transport of goods through the Roll On Roll Off (RoRo) system.
The new pit-mounted weighbridges, includes a combination of fully and semi-automated weighbridges which will be located at three different points : 2 In weighbridges at the entry gate and one Out weighbridge inside the container terminal.
The new pit-mounted weighbridges, includes a combination of fully and semi-automated weighbridges which will be located at three different points i.e 2 In weighbridges at the entry gate and one Out weighbridge inside the container terminal.
Out of the money received, S23, 610,360 had been paid out to farmers.The auditors have called for disciplinary action against-Alfred Korir-acting silo manager, Leah Mutai and Rael Rono-(weighbridge clerks), Pius Ogoth (depot record clerk) and a Mr Ondieki (produce inspector) for allowing alteration of names of suppliers of maize that could have given room to supply of less maize.
Talking to this scribe, Kashu Khan - an aged man who had encroached some space at Road No.4 of Bhains Colony by establishing a hummock for loading and offloading the buffalos - said the KMC had removed his 'Dhakka' (hummock called in local language) in the wake of anti-encroachment drive 'but alas, it did not even touch the weighbridge namely Dastgir Kanta illegally constructed on the government road just before his hummock.'
Moreover, an illegal weighbridge, namely Dastgir Kanta, has been totally built on the government land, including almost half portion of road, allegedly in connivance with some KMC officials.
Elsewhere, the Weighbridge and Weighbridge office at Coventry Canal Basin and the church hall and bell tower of the Church of St John the Divine were also given listed status.