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man-hour

(măn′our′)
n.
An industrial unit of production equal to the work one person can produce in an hour.

man-hour

n
(Units) a unit for measuring work in industry, equal to the work done by one man in one hour

man′-hour`



n.
a unit of measurement based on an ideal amount of work accomplished by one person in an hour.
[1915–20]
Translations

man-hour

[ˈmænˌauəʳ] n (Industry) → ora di lavoro
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Commenting on the health and safety achievement, Shams Power Company' general manager, Majed Al Awadhi, said: "Reaching 1,000,000 man-hours without LTI is not something that anyone can achieve.
With the safety of its employees on top of its priorities, the cement-maker already recorded 4.5 million safe man-hours for its expansion projects in Bulacan, Batangas and Iligan.
Also, the double-cockpit F5 warplane was overhauled by the airbase's young experts after 12,500 man-hours of labor.
Remarking on the award and milestone, a spokesperson of Galfar said, 'Ten million man-hours without LTI is a remarkable milestone and reflects our commitment to ensuring safety of our people.
According to preliminary data for the second quarter of 2017 the level of labor productivity in the industrial sector is BGN 6,973.9 gross added value on average per employee and BGN 16.2 per one man-hour worked.
Dolwin Beta 2 won 88 per cent for three million LTI free man-hours. The FLNG Turret attained a customer satisfaction score of 77 per cent with five million LTI free man-hours and the Solan oil storage facility had a score of 82 per cent with 2.8 million LTI-free man hours.
* A new mold storage system has saved an estimated 780 man-hours per year and sped up the mold-setting process, and a new overhead crane system for mold handling has saved an estimated 250 man-hours annually.
received the Safety Award of Excellence for its outstanding safety records, with more the 11 million safe man-hours without lost time incident (LTI).
The new record translates to over 7.15 million man-hours, or almost three complete calendar years, without injuries to any personnel and highlights the company's vigorous attention to the safety and health of employees and contractors.
So if the MAC calls for 22 hours and it takes two mechanics to complete the task from start to finish, each mechanic should receive 11 man-hours credit.
He expects CVN-79 to require 43 to 44 million man-hours. The only way to hit the $9 billion cost bogey for CVN80 is to make sure it does not exceed 40 million man-hours.
Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) said it has achieved an incident and injury free record in refining for the first half this year with five million man-hours without a lost injury time.