service area


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service area

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) a place on a motorway providing garage services, restaurants, toilet facilities, etc
2. (Broadcasting) the area within which a satisfactory signal can be received from a given radio transmitter
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Noun1.service area - place on a highway providing garage services and eating and toilet facilitiesservice area - place on a highway providing garage services and eating and toilet facilities
place, spot, topographic point - a point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
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the pirkanmaa center for economic development, Transport and the environment (ely center) is requesting a tender for expert work related to the tendering project for concessions for traffic service areas. It is a service area as defined in section 8 of the transport and roads act and a license agreement as defined in section 4 (7) of the procurement act.
Finnish construction and real estate group Lehto Group Oyj (HEL:LEHTO) announced on Wednesday the appointment of Juha Hoyhtya as EVP for its Housing service area and as a member of Lehto Group's executive board, as of 5 June 2019.
Similarly, the NHA has started improvement process of service areas on the Motorway.
Murad Saeed on last Thursday in an informal interaction with a group of journalists at the Ministry of Communication has once again mentioned the successful bidding of the service area.
"When a service area gets a reputation for being unattractive, the risk is that people put off the stop they ought to make and that can have serious consequences if they then run out of fuel or fall asleep.
The SPV shall also be given the right to bill and collect tariff for the provision of water supply and sanitation services in the service area. LMWD's service area covers the city of Tacbloban as well as seven other municipalities: Palo, Tanauan, Dagami, Tolosa, Pastrana, TabonTabon and Santa Fe.
The South geographic service area will reportedly include Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Pima, Pinal, Santa Cruz and Yuma counties.
"The location of the service area is strategic in the sense that it is the only service area that motorists can stop over, so far, before they exit the SCTEx and TPLEx," he added.
It is projected that the distribution build-out of the service area will provide natural gas service for more than eleven thousand residents.
Roadchef, which operates 28 motorway service areas across Britain, holds the awards every year to recognise the work of its team members.
Fuel retailer PTT Philippines Corporation (PTT) has been awarded the contract to develop on a long-term lease the SCTEX Macangcung Service Area, according to state-owned Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA).
The redecorated indoor facilities of Dongshan Expressway Service Area in Southern Taiwan, the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia, are an excellent example of the benefits of GlacialLight LED lighting.

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