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hoist

noun burglary, felonious taking, fraudulent taking, larceny, misappropriation, pilferage, pilfering, robbery, stealing, swindling, theft, thievery, wrongful taking
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It may not be for every mine, but if there is a requirement for extra hoisting capacity or more time to do maintenance, automated rope inspection will increase hoist availability, he noted.
Execution of the projects technical elements of the modernization of hoisting machine - The technical project of modernization of the cable drum,- Technical design pedestals under the stands for the brakes,- Technical design of brake stands,- Technical design of power supply and brake control- Technical design of the electric drive,- Technical design of the control system of the hoisting machine,- Technical design of the power supply,stage II1.
Other flag hoisting ceremonies were held at Bahawalpur Cantt and Desert Rangers Headquarters.
Since lighter industrial cranes still mostly have the conventional control with only two-speed hoisting in the ratio of 4:1 or 6:1, the engineers at Konecranes -- world specialists in crane and lifting technology -- have now gone one step ahead.
At the present time, Ontario operates close to 60 hoisting plants.
The National flag hoisting ceremonies, rallies, processions and the colorful functions under the aegis of various public and private sector, social and political organizations in all small and major towns and cities of Azad Jammu & Kashmir will be the hall mark of this national day.
The ore hoisting capacity will be more than doubled when the shaft/hoisting upgrade is complete, which is scheduled for December 1997.
The major flag hoisting ceremony was held at Hazoori Bagh near Lahore Forte where Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif unfurled National flag.
ABB also reported it had been selected by BHP Billiton to supply mine hoisting systems for the Jansen potash project, located 130 km east of Saskatoon, in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada.
Madsen expects to commence hoisting ore this week, which will be stockpiled for testing purposes.
Since hoisting forms a critical aspect of underground mining, particularly with respect to safety, ABB believes it is the supplier best suited with a solid track record in installing such complex systems.