pumping station


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Noun1.pumping station - a house where pumps (e.g. to irrigate) are installed and operatedpumping station - a house where pumps (e.g. to irrigate) are installed and operated
house - a building in which something is sheltered or located; "they had a large carriage house"
pump room - a pump house at a spa where medicinal waters are pumped and where patrons gather
Translations

pumping station

[ˈpʌmpɪŋˌsteɪʃən] N (for water) → estación f de bombeo; (for oil) → estación f de bombeo de crudo

pumping station

nPumpwerk nt, → Pumpstation f; (on a pipeline) → Förderpumpe f
References in classic literature ?
To keep it from filling above a certain level we have four great pumping stations that force the oversupply back into the reservoirs far north from which the red men draw the water which irrigates their farm lands.
The consulting firm lead the projects along the Casey Canal from initial studies in 1990 through the construction management of the 432,500-gpm Montgomery Crossroad Pumping Station completed this year.
At the Libertad pumping station in Pasay City alone, 82 cubic meter of waste equivalent to five fully laden trucks have filled the staging area of the facility.
Therefore, he and his staff decided that a major expansion was required, one that would call for a new interceptor sewer system, a new wastewater treatment plant as well as a large pumping station.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority has unveiled its newest floodwater pumping station in San Juan City, bringing the number of these facilities to 52 across the capital.
He directed the Deputy Managing Director KWSB (Technical Services), Chief Engineer (Bulk) and Chief Engineers Electrical and Mechanical to visit and inspect Dhabeji filter plant and pumping station, Gharo pumping station and filter plant, Pipri filter plant, North-East filter plant and pumping station, K-2 and K-3 water supply schemes, Haleji and Dumloti conduits, reservoirs and bulk water supply system before the monsoon as during the rains it becomes very difficult to visit the sites.