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fluke

noun accident, blunder, bungle, chance good fortune, chance happening, chance misfortune, chance occurrence, error, fortuity, lucky situation, miscalculation, misinterpretation, misjudgment, misreading, misunderstanding, once in a lifetime occurrence, random achievement, random luck, random mistake, random success, stroke of bad luck, stroke of misfortune
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A novel flue gas total heat recovery system combining liquid desiccant dehumidification with direct contact condensation is shown as Figure 1.
The investigation also found Vokes was not competent to carry out work on flues or any gas fittings, nor was he on the Gas Safe Register.
Bolstering that conclusion, one flue is considerably more failed than the other.
From an insight perspective, this research report has focused on various levels of analysis-industry analysis (industry trends, and PEST analysis), market share analysis of top players, and company profiles, which together comprise and discuss the basic views on the competitive landscape, usage patterns, emerging- and high-growth segments of the Asia-Pacific Flue gas desulphurization (FGD) market, high-growth countries and their respective regulatory policies, government initiatives, drivers, restraints, and opportunities.
Join the conversation on our Facebook page face com/poolecho Speaking after the hearing, Health and Safety Executive inspector Jacqueline Western said: "A pregnant woman and her husband were put at risk of suffering carbon monoxide poisoning because Topflite allowed a flue to become blocked while carrying out a loft conversion in a neighbouring house.
Midtherm Flue Systems, located in New Road, identified the need to increase its manufacturing capabilities and speed up its production process in order to remain competitive in the UK and begin new export operations to Europe.
Environmental contractors plan to begin removing a roughly 1,000-ton pile of flue dust from the property Nov.
Gas Safe Register, which sent an officer to investigate, found the flue from the gas fire had been removed from just below the level of the loft, allowing poisonous carbon monoxide gas into the loft space.
The EOR project involves the separation and capture of CO2 from flue gas emitted from Unit 8 of NRG's WA Parish generation station, a coal-fired power generation plant, located approximately 60 kilometers southwest of Houston, Texas, and injection of the CO2 into nearby West Ranch oil field to boost crude oil production.
The innovative ANDRITZ flue gas cleaning technology is based on the combination of electrostatic precipitator and flue gas scrubber.