headframe


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headframe

(ˈhɛdˌfreɪm)
n
(Mining & Quarrying) mining the structure supporting machinery at the entrance to a mine
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Related surface and underground infrastructure including a headframe (mainly completed), hoist room (completed), and revised electrical distribution (underway).
Construction of the headframe advanced as scheduled with the final installation expected to be completed during the fourth quarter.
KGHM is working with a Polish company for the headframe, and is still debating whether to do the underground development internally or contract it out.
Contract notice: Full restoration of corrosion protection on headframe konrad.
So is the affordable cost of living that allows people to pay their mortgages while bootstrapping a business, says Courtney McKee, co-owner of Headframe Spirits, a distillery in Butte (see sidebar, page 9).
The patient underwent stereotactic headframe placement under topical and injected local anesthetic.
Structural work for the new headframe will be completed before year end, with mechanical installations completed in Q1 2013.
The Victoria shaft was initially sunk internally from the 1900L but later raised to surface to accommodate a larger hoist for which a headframe was required.
Arqiva transmitting station, installation of two antennas on tower and ground base feeder gantry, relocation of antennas, and removal of three sections of steel headframe to tower (listed building) Jagger Lane, Emley Moor.
She was very pleased when we told her that treatment on Varian's Trilogy machine would not require this kind of bolted headframe immobilization.
Cllr Steve Kay observed: "It's better to have a very slim pole almost in the trees than extending the size and headframe of the other mast.
The City of Cobalt Mining Company received permission to erect a headframe that encroached partly on Miller Avenue; and the town had no objections to the Nancy Helen mining on city roads as long as the company did not interfere with or endanger public travel.