man hour


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Noun1.man hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring workman hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring work
workday, working day - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wage; "they work an 8-hour day"
60 minutes, hour, hr - a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day; "the job will take more than an hour"
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On a million man hours worked on Indianapolis public school construction over the last several years what would $10 savings per man hour amount to?
MacLellan Integrated Services is proud to announce that it recently surpassed the million man hour mark for work performed without a lost time injury in its US business.
Parsons, an American construction firm, announced it has achieved two million man hours without injury on a project it is working on in Saudi Arabia.
Samsung achieved the new record of 120 million man hours without lost time incident with the Shaybah Gas and Oil Project in the Shaybah region, Saudi Arabia.
RasGas said the milestones included 50mn man hours without a Lost Time Injury (LTI) at the corporate level, 20mn man hours without LTI (Operations Group level), 30mn man hours without LTI (Operation Projects Department), 18 years without LTI (Shorebase team of the Offshore Asset), and the safe shutdowns in 2014.
There are thousands of man hours going in across the country right now, making sure it is precisely undecided voters that we "There are thousands of man hours going in across the country right now, making sure it is precisely undecided voters that we are tackling.
SSI bosses at the Redcar steel works say union protests have cost them 8,000 man hours in the crucial race towards a January restart.
5 million man hours worked in first three quarters of 2009.
One million man hours without a lost-time accident is a significant accomplishment for any construction project," said Charlie Scott, site project manager.
achieved a safety milestone when its employees worked 2 million man hours without a lost time accident on Aug.
THE investigation into perjury claims in the Tommy Sheridan case will use up to 100 police man hours EACH DAY.
The suppliers interviewed for this article agree that time spent in highly repetitive safety training could nearly be eliminated through industrywide safety training, thus saving an enormous number of man hours.