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stillage

(ˈstɪlɪdʒ)
n
1. (Building) a frame or stand for keeping things off the ground, such as casks in a brewery
2. (General Engineering) a container in which goods, machinery, etc, are transported
[C16: probably from Dutch stillagie frame, scaffold, from stellen to stand; see -age]
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This large and diverse range of castors and wheels meet the challenges of applications from trolleys to stillages, mobile equipment to transit cases.
Stillages containing tailor welded blanks from Tata Steel's automotive plant in Wednesfield are now being stored at AV Dawson's facility.
Structural Soils' drilling department set about finding a resolution to this increasing number of hand injuries, especially in relation to drilling casing and rods, often transported in stillages delivered to the work site by lorry or trailers.
"Also one of the members here makes the trackside stillages, the containers that carry all the parts to go to the trackside Jeremy | David which is really important to make sure the parts arrive and are stored safely and don't get damaged.
The steel is stored in stillages with fork pockets, with the trucks designed to match the fork pocket positions.
Another example of static and dust causing contaminating in metal parts is where they are stored or transported on stillages or trolleys which are insulated from earth, typically by nylon wheels or feet.
To safely, easily and quickly lower and raise high capacity compressed gas cylinders, the self-supporting Rotatruck maneuvers loads off and onto stillages and transfers them to welding machines or floor positions.
The new venue stocks cask ales, wines and ciders but no lager - with Bill noting: "We've perhaps got the only Premises Licence in the UK which actually forbids us to sell it!" Beers will be on stillages, served straight to tables from the barrel.
Similar research is now being conducted on stillages obtained from the fermentation of other types of feedstock, including eucalyptus and wheat straw.
Given a truly dynamic growth rate in recent years, the FDL Packaging Group has diversified massively from its core business of environmentally-friendly fibre drums to incorporate FDL Packaging with its complete package of metal drums, plastic drums, pails, kegs, bottles, containers, cartons and ISCs and Cases for Industry with its exhaustive range of high quality wooden packing cases, pallets and glass stillages. In fact, FDL Packaging now offers well over 1,000 different product lines operating from its four-acre premises in Haydock.