pilot project

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Noun1.pilot project - activity planned as a test or trial; "they funded a pilot project in six states"
trial, run, test - the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
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The pilot project StA 8 focuses on the use of BIM in early work phases.
Through the Creasolv technology, the pilot project could convert what would have otherwise been waste products into plastic pellets.
The Economics Ministry analyzed several options to address the problem and chose a pilot project under which two refugee families would be granted 2,400 Euros each to pay for housing for a period of six months.
He said "Digitized versions of science and Math's Subjects from class 6th to 10th are also available online but the pilot project aims to implement these digital books at public schools.
Nabbi said that he strongly believes that this pilot project will strengthen the work of the IMU as well as the Internal Monitoring and Evaluation System of the Population Welfare Department.
142, "Implementing the Memorandum of Understanding among the Governments of Participating Member States of the ASEAN on the Second Pilot Project for the Implementation of a Regional Self-Certification," allows certified exporters to self-declare that their products have satisfied the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) Rules of Origin (ROO).
The pilot project was implemented at two of Cyprus' most favourite beaches in the Famagusta district, namely the "Fig Tree Bay" and the "Nissi Beach".
This pilot project extends for a period of nine months from the start of the project and implemented by the two licensed operators, Omantel and Nawras.
We conceptualize the types of effects a pilot project can have in terms of biophysical and actor-network responses, knowledge development and diffusion.
Ahmedabad, February 8 (ANI): India on Sunday opened a pilot project to cut judicial bottlenecks by implementing electronic courts or E-courts in the country.
Working with Aker Kvaerner, GE has completed the conceptual design of a 12-MW subsea compressor, the largest ever developed for subsea applications, and is set to begin construction of the machine to be tested in the pilot project.
Management and Training Corporation Canada was chosen by the previous Conservative government to operate the Central North Correctional Centre in May 2001 as part of a five-year pilot project.