damping down


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damping down

A method of increasing humidity and reducing the temperature of a greenhouse in hot weather by wetting the floors and staging with water.
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The Zoo will be closed for the day and fire crews will remain on site for some time damping down.
Damping down continued into yesterday morning with a full investigation into the exact cause of the fire underway.
Fire crews spent yesterday damping down at the scene of the blaze, which gutted around 80% of the 86,000 sq ft building on the Unit 41 industrial estate near Wakefield.
52am and carried out damping down work on the compost heaps after extinguishing the blaze.
Crews remained at the scene yesterday - damping down hotspots.
It took about four hours to bring the blaze under control and then firefighters spent the day damping down.
A fire service spokesman said firefighters were still on the scene damping down the vessel last night.
He said: "I was on the phone to shopfitters as the firemen were damping down the blaze.
Before work resumed the company produced a plan for safe removal of materials by damping down the waste before it was taken off the site.
If, and when, the FDA starts damping down on app development, it will be interesting to see how the supply side is affected.
We have the media damping down the Conservative-Lib Dem government already, Why?
Police assisted firefighters in cordoning off parts of Henblas Square during the blaze, which firefighters were damping down at 5.