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re·fur·bish

 (rē-fûr′bĭsh)
tr.v. re·fur·bished, re·fur·bish·ing, re·fur·bish·es
To make clean, bright, or fresh again; renovate.

re·fur′bish·ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.refurbishment - the state of being restored to its former good condition; "the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house"
melioration, improvement - a condition superior to an earlier condition; "the new school represents a great improvement"

refurbishment

noun renovation, cleaning up, restoration, overhaul, revamping, doing up (informal), refitting, sprucing up the refurbishment of the estate's housing

refurbishment

noun
The act of making new or as if new again:
Translations
renouvèlement

refurbishment

[riːˈfɜːrbɪʃmənt]
n [building, room] → rénovation f
modif [programme, project, work] → de rénovation
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This new offering from Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd., Bolton, Ont., involves three tiers of refurbishing services with varying scope and price, yet all are designed to reduce thread flash, minimize mold downtime to a little as one week, and keep tool refurbishment costs down to as little as 15% of the cost of a new cold half.
To meet this challenge, a work schedule was designed that permitted access by the construction team to resident care areas during designated hours only, and the nursing staff set up a temporary triage area for all residents directly affected by the refurbishment process.
Chikwe indicated that upgrade works will be carried out in phases and will include refurbishment work at Murtal Muhammed International Airport, refurbishment of the terminal building of local wing Nnamdi Azikwe Airport Abuja and refurbishment at the terminal building of Calabar Airport.
Howmet Corp has bought a site in North Haven, CT, to build a new facility for the coating, repair and refurbishment of components for jet aircraft engines.
While refurbs can be carried out for aesthetic appeal, or to integrate new technology or sustainable design elements, the architect said that it is not a rule that hotels must carry out a refurbishment every five to seven years.
LAHORE -- The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Monday signed a contract worth Rs1.68 billion with China CMAC Engineering Company for Package-9 of Mangla Refurbishment Project.
LAHORE -- A Chinese company has been awarded Rs1.68 billion for Mangla Refurbishment Project (Package-9) by Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) on Monday.
LAHORE -- The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) of Pakistan signed a contract worth Rs1.68 billion with China CAMC Engineering Company for Package-9 of Mangla Refurbishment Project, which includes the upgrade of Mangla switchyard.
AGRADE II-listed building on Newcastle's Collingwood Street is to undergo a six-figure refurbishment.
Along with a slew of new real estate projects, refurbishment of existing structures has also gained prominence - still considered as one of the most challenging tasks in the construction industry.
MIRPUR -- The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) on Monday signed a contract worth Rs.10.81 billion with Alstom Hydro France for refurbishment and up-gradation of 6 power generating units installed at Mangla Hydel Power Station, it was officially declared.