winterization


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winterization

[‚win·tə·rə′zā·shən]
(engineering)
The preparation of equipment for operation in conditions of winter weather; this applies to preparation not only for cold temperatures, but also for snow, ice, and strong winds.
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Despite this, Sleiman said that due to the intense risks that winterization presents, UNHCR will dedicate whatever funding necessary to meet winterization needs.
The detective assigned to the case told him that the bank did not respond to a mailed subpoena seeking the name of the winterization vendor, so the detective served it again, in person, on a bank manager at a branch on Main Street two weeks ago, according to Mr.
However, we will pay for loss, damage or expense caused by ice or freezing, provided you contracted with a commercial marina or repair facility for necessary winterization maintenance."
Among his topics are basic oil chemistry, refining, deodorization, winterization and fractionation, loss management, trans fat alternatives and challenges, and plant safety procedures.
The following are some examples of winterization programs that can be implemented in any city.
By now, your snow--and ice-control plans should be finalized, and implementation of your winterization plans should commence during fall's warmer days--before temperatures drop below 50-degrees F.
Optional features include winterization products, pumps (air, gear and centrifugal), controls and starters.
With winterization processing, biodiesel fuel can be safely blended with jet fuel used in commercial and military aircraft.
With that realization, the push for facility winterization and year-round programming began.
Site work is focusing initially on the weather-critical tasks of tailings dam remediation and winterization of mill and mine buildings.
In the area of agrotextiles, the company offers needlepunched woven fabrics that can be used for highly UV-stabilized groundcover, landscape and winterization applications.
According to CARE the winterization support is based on the humanitarian needs within the local community, and is a continued effort to support the refugees especially in the harsh winter season.