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safety valve

An activity that one does to release strong feelings (such as stress) in a healthy or positive way. Golf has become my safety valve—when I'm really stressed about work, I make sure to schedule a tee time.
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67 of safety valve support would be available annually per purchased line.
Explains technical issues of safety valve operation in detail, including identification of benefits and pitfalls of current valve technologies.
Under normal circumstances the safety valve on the pneumatic valve island will stop the process, but in situations where there is an increased risk the redundancy block is positioned so that if the safety valve does not operate, then the process will be stopped by the Type MKRS valve.
HOUSTON -- Dresser Consolidated([R]) today announced it has been chosen by Westinghouse Electric Company LLC as the main steam safety valve supplier for four of the company's AP1000[TM] pressurized water reactors (PWR) in the United States.
Limited Tenders are invited for Situ Safety Valve Seat Cutting Of Unit # 3 Super Heater Safety Valve.
THE safety valve manufacturer Leser has been awarded ASME certification for its operations in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
Leser says it will introduce a new pilot-operated safety valve series in August 2010.
We feel very strongly that a safety valve of some sort is needed,'' said Linda Adams, secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency.
Headquartered in Kerpen, Germany, Injectaseal provides leak management, on-site machining, pipeline intervention, and safety valve testing services primarily to Western European companies in the oil & gas and power generation industries.
The new Reconnect system, which is approved by regulatory agencies such as the US Bureau of Ocean, Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), does not require a workover rig and uses reliable, field-proven capillary and safety valve technology to rapidly restore an important safety barrier with the same complete surface control as was originally designed into the well.
In fact, EasiTest is suitable for most safety valve sizes and types.
A similar scenario would occur if the safety valve failed, resulting in catastrophic boiler failure.
Tenders are invited for Online testing of safety valve by PC based safety valve testing machine as & when required basis of Unit NO.
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