bundwall


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bundwall

(ˈbʌndˌwɔːl)
n
(Civil Engineering) a concrete or earth wall surrounding a storage tank containing crude oil or its refined product, designed to hold the contents of the tank in the event of a rupture or leak
[C20: from bund + wall]
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Tenders are invited for Desmentling of checkdam & providing bundwall with loose material (LM) obtaining from Upstream side of Muktidham checkdam @ Sidhapur Ta.
Prosecuting for the Health and Safety Executive, Sally Hawkins told the court the shutter, being used to form a mold for a bundwall to go round the tank, slipped from the crane hoist, trapping him.
Prosecuting for the Health and Safety Executive, Sally Hawkins told the court he had been concreting a wall around an oil tank when the shutter, being used to form a mould for a bundwall to go round the tank, slipped from the crane hoist, trapping him.