conveyor-belt


Related to conveyor-belt: Ocean conveyor belt
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conveyor-belt

adj (fig)Fließband-; a conveyor-belt hospitalein Krankenhaus, in dem die Patienten wie am Fließband abgefertigt werden
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While Japanese electronics makers who have made the U-turn no longer use price competitiveness as the crux of their marketing strategy, they are not indifferent to cost reduction, and they are reducing costs by scrapping their conveyor-belt lines and adopting a production system that also gives them greater innovativeness.
The new company will be co-established by Yokohama Rubber (China), the company's holding company in China, and Shandong Yuema Rubber Belt, a Chinese conveyor-belt manufacturer, will manufacture and sell conveyor belt products under the brand of Yokohama Rubber.
Installation of new conveyor-belt systems, extension of existing conveyor-belt systems and replacement of worn-out conveyor-belt components;
Change over from a truck-hauling system to a conveyor-belt hauling system;
Upgrade of mainline conveyor-belt systems (from a 48-inch width to a 60-inch width);
Replacement of mainline and section conveyor-belt components due to age and wear;
Purchase of conveyor-belt components not actually placed in service during the year;
Staples expects upgrades to its conveyor-belt motors - along with installation of motion-sensor controlled conveyor belts and lighting - to bring an 80 percent efficiency gain for these systems with a payback of less than two years per project.
Sport-utility-vehicle owners and conveyor-belt operators would like to know the same thing.
However, the researchers are working with a conveyor-belt company to develop a handheld, turnkey device in the next couple of years that will alert someone with no NMR training when a rubber part approaches its replacement time.
By carrying warmth from the tropics toward the poles, this conveyor-belt system of currents helps equalize temperatures in the modern world.
In the past, he viewed the Atlantic's conveyor-belt current as the cause of most climate flip-flops during the ice ages.