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Synonyms for penstock

regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice

conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate

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Each penstock feeds a column of water to its own turbine.
Most household systems have 2"-4" penstocks, although AC systems often require 6", 8", or larger.
Installation of automatic shutoff gates in the gatehouse above Plant 2 to quickly and safely halt the flow of water into the Plant 2 penstocks if an earthquake or other emergency ever caused a major leak in the penstocks.
The removal and evacuation of mcas in the perimeter of the replacement works of the saint-lary penstocks includes: - the study, supply, installation and commissioning of the necessary means to carry out the soil remediation at the level of two penstocks, - the removal, collection, conditioning and evacuation of all impacted materials from the mountainside towards an approved sector, - the set of regulatory measures necessary to justify any absence of pollution during the work phase and residual pollution at the time of acceptance of the work.
The firm, which employs nine workers, specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of penstocks and valves for fluid control.
Meandering through New Hampshire's White Mountains, a large wooden penstock pipeline served as the main water supply for a local hydro facility, Jackman Station.
Scompi is a portable, track-based multi-process metal fabrication robotic system that assists welders in the assembly, refurbishment and repair of turbines, penstocks and head gates.
In the second phase an additional 15 monitoring stations will be added on the natural stream reaches adjacent to the canals and on the penstocks that feed the project generators.
A) delivery and installation of penstocks dn 300 to dn 1200 ggg with a total length of approx.
Contract Awarded for Supply the electromechanical equipment, hydraulic steel structures, penstocks, and control systems for the Gulpur hydropower station, Pakistan.
As it does not require dams or penstocks, it intrudes less on the surrounding environment.
Demolition of existing penstocks (48 to 72 ) and pressure box.
Tenders are invited for Providing polymer based high performance corrosion protection epoxy coating on external surface of the penstocks between saddle no.
ANDRITZ HYDRO declared that it has secured an order from Daelim Lotte Joint Venture for the delivery of the electromechanical equipment, hydraulic steel structures, penstocks, and control systems for the Gulpur hydropower station, Pakistan.