safety valve


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safety valve

noun alternative, aperture, boundary condition, choice, circumstance, clause condition, contrivance, definition, device, escalator clause, esca clause, escape valve, escape way, evasion, exception, excuse, exit strategy, expedient, frame of reference, given, grounds, hole to creep out of, limitation, limiting condition, loophole, means of escape, mechanism for evasion, obligation, opening, out, outlet, parameter, pretext, provision, proviso, requisite, saving clause, specification, stipulation, technicality, terms, uncommunicativeness, vehicle of escape, way of essape, way out, whereas
Associated concepts: safety valve consideration, safety valve function, stop valve
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EUROPE'S largest manufacturer of safety valves has officially opened its UK distribution centre in Stockton.
Patrick insisted yesterday if lawmakers wanted the bill to become law this session, they needed to add the safety valve.
2] in geometrical structures similar to those in safety valves, various transparent configurations were designed to substitute for a real safety valve.
Boston Scientific offers a broad family of pressure activated safety valve products, including the Vaxcel(R) PICC with PASV Valve technology.
The air trigger safety valve can be adapted to fit car fuel tanks, buildings, earthquake zones or military vehicles and could also be used to protect pipelines in the oil and gas industry.
A few examples show how little support the safety valve produces.
The Safety Valve Handbook is a professional reference for design, process, instrumentation, plant and maintenance engineers who work with fluid flow and transportation systems in the process industries, which covers the chemical, oil and gas, water, paper and pulp, food and bio products and energy sectors.
Graham Hacon, CEO, explained: "Hydrocarbon producing wells have a Down Hole Safety Valve (DHSV or SCSSV -- surface controlled subsea safety valve) which shuts the well quickly when required, and is usually controlled hydraulically from the surface.
Leser has introduced a new pilot-operated safety valve series.
Chris Markey is still there in the mix in terms of a safety valve, but we're going to see about getting Terrence (Austin) some reps, and Marcus Everett also is working back there, and Ryan Graves.
Mr Atkinson said: "The only safety valve is that the Attorney General has the final say.

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