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pipework

(ˈpaɪpwɜːk)
n
the pipes that are part of a machine, building, or structure
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pipework - the flues and stops on a pipe organpipework - the flues and stops on a pipe organ
flue pipe, labial pipe, flue - organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip
pipe organ, organ - wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard
organ stop - a graduated set of organ pipes of like tone quality
reed pipe - organ pipe with a vibrating reed
wind instrument, wind - a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath
Translations

pipework

[ˈpaɪpwɜːk] Ntuberías fpl, cañerías fpl

pipework

[ˈpaɪpwɜːrk] ntuyauterie f
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Supply And Installation Of New Radiators, Radiator Circuits And All Associated Pipework For The New Heating Services Supply Throughout The Existing Building.
A senior manager from Hall's firm had spotted "nothing untoward" about the pipework feeding the property's existing boiler before work began on fitting a new one, the trial heard earlier this week.
John Pickering, an expert in safe procedures for steam distribution systems at Spirax Sarco, warns boilerhouse operators that they must therefore be wary of the threat posed by water hammer and thermal pipework expansion when restarting their boilers this autumn.
V&A has serviced 200m of ydraulic pipework helping power test booths at Ford's Dunton Technical Centre, near Laindon, Essex.
New HDPE pipework and fabrications are enabling the provision of clean drinking water for the City of Bristol.
I would go for loose pipework because it would be unusual for both the taps and cistern to have a fault, especially as they are new.
Recognising Amarinth's success in delivering engineered API pumps for challenging duties on tight deadlines and its leadership position in industrial pumps, Sonatrach, when faced with an unacceptable failure rate with another manufacturer's pump, asked Amarinth if the pump could be replaced but without changing any of the existing plant or pipework.
Replacing pipework sensible Martyn Bridges, of boiler makers Worcester, Bosch Group, said: "I would always recommend fitting TRVs, as they offer individual room comfort and save energy by not allowing rooms to overheat.
Also a new pump pipework arrangement was designed and installed to provide a duty and standby facility, should any future issues arise with the process pump the valves can be switched over to continue production with the standby pump.
Rehau plastics factory in Blaenau Ffestiniog, will produce pre-insulated polymer pipework that will store heat for homes quicker, becoming the first UK firm to do so.
Water Supply: Will the required pipework bypass current household metering setups?