hydraulic engineering

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Noun1.hydraulic engineering - the branch of civil engineering dealing with the use and control of water in motionhydraulic engineering - the branch of civil engineering dealing with the use and control of water in motion
civil engineering - the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction of such public works as dams or bridges
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Victor Hatherley, hydraulic engineer, 16A, Victoria Street (3rd floor)." That was the name, style, and abode of my morning visitor.
By profession I am a hydraulic engineer, and I have had considerable experience of my work during the seven years that I was apprenticed to Venner & Matheson, the well-known firm, of Greenwich.
Jeremiah Hayling, aged twenty-six, a hydraulic engineer. Left his lodgings at ten o'clock at night, and has not been heard of since.
There were Sherlock Holmes, the hydraulic engineer, Inspector Bradstreet, of Scotland Yard, a plain-clothes man, and myself.
How our hydraulic engineer had been conveyed from the garden to the spot where he recovered his senses might have remained forever a mystery were it not for the soft mould, which told us a very plain tale.
We guard our secret very jealously, however, and if it once became known that we had hydraulic engineers coming to our little house, it would soon rouse inquiry, and then, if the facts came out, it would be good-bye to any chance of getting these fields and carrying out our plans.
Founded in 1983, IMH is a familyrun business established by hydraulic engineer Paul Griffiths, whose son James is now managing director.
Eric Brown is a senior hydraulic engineer on the Geotechnical and Hydraulic Engineering Team in FHWA's Resource Center.
Sanchez, a native of Puerto Rico and graduate of the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez, began his ERDC career in 1995 as a research hydraulic engineer. In August 2013, Sanchez was promoted to the Senior Executive Service and appointed as director.
Sorensen began her career as a hydraulic engineer for the United States Army Corps of Engineers, where she conducted hydrology and hydraulic studies for the world's largest public engineering, design and construction management agency.
Army Air Corps during WWII and was a hydraulic engineer.Lou graduated from George Washington High School in New York and the Casey Jones School of Aeronautics in New Jersey .
Christopher Hopkins, prosecuting, told how Haake, who works as a hydraulic engineer and studies part-time, landed blows on the unknown man on two occasions.

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