Elsan


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Elsan

(ˈɛlsæn)
n
(Chemical Engineering) trademark a type of portable lavatory in which chemicals are used to kill bacteria and deodorize the sludge
[C20: from the initials of E. L. Jackson, the manufacturer + san(itation)]
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Contractor name : ASFALTOS Y CONSTRUCCIONES ELSAN, S.
In response, Ercelik said the workers had heard that the private company, Elsan Electricity, had already paid for the power plant and coal mine and that the company will take over the workplace on Tuesday.
The authors are grateful to all organizations and companies participating in the Fenix Project: Centro de Investigation Elpidio Sanchez Marcos (CIESM), Centro Zaragoza, Construcciones y Obras Llorente (Collosa), Ditecpesa, Asfaltos y Construcciones Elsan, Intrame, Pavasal, Repsol YPF, Sacyr, Servia Canto, Sorigue, CARTIF, CEDEX, CIDAUT, CSIC (IIQAB), GIASA, Intromac, Labein, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Universidad de Huelva, Universidad de Cantabria, Universidad Politecnica de Cataluna, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, and our many partners whose work capacity and effectiveness have enabled the development of this project in an environment of cooperation.
Facilities were basic to say the least - no running water other than what was in the creek, Elsan toilets, rainwater collected in rain tubs for washing, drinking water had to be carried from Greatham Station.
And a news in brief item in the Eastern Evening News said: "An Elsan chemical toilet has disappeared from a hut at Corton's pitch and putt course.
A similar situation applied for non-ferrous supplies, although some metal-dominated kickbacks mentioned included Turkey's Elsan Elektrik (Merkez) Gerecleri San Ve Tic AS paying US$22,813 to secure 'copper wire; raw materials' contracts worth US$250,940, (no comment).
Histopathological changes induced by chronic nonlethal levels of elsan, mercury, and ammonia in the small intestine of Channa punctatus (Bloch).
The new system from Scientific-Atlanta, which features the latest satellite communications technology, is TRT's first international earth station at this facility," said Osman Mayatepek, president, ELSAN Corporation, Scientific-Atlanta's representative in Turkey.
Contractor name : UTE ASFALTOS Y CONSTRUCCIONES ELSAN, S.
The other four contractors that have submitted an intent to bid in the tender for the power plant, which is located in the Yatay-an region of the Aegean province of Muy-la, are Elsan Elektrik, Alsim Alarko, Konya E[currency]eker and Ecelikler ThhE-t ynE-t.
Turkish energy generating and contracting company Elsan placed the highest bid of $1.