aqueduct


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a conduit that resembles a bridge but carries water over a valley

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The plan also ensures the maximum revenue for the State of New York, proposing $250 million up front, plus $130 million in additional construction expenditures (on top of the state's $250 million) to ensure the best possible facility at Aqueduct.
That was a concern for the MWD, which is the water wholesaler in Southern California and has the exclusive right to serve water delivered through the California Aqueduct.
The aqueduct, which is being built at Muckley Corner, Lichfield, will carry the Lichfield Canal over Britain's first toll motorway, which is due to open at the beginning of next year.
Recent reports indicate that patients who have a large vestibular aqueduct are merely predisposed to the development of hearing loss, and that this loss might not be truly congenital.
Metropolitan scheduled the 10-day aqueduct shutdown--which begins Friday, July 20--after inspections late last month indicated that quaggas had spread further into the water system and grew in greater densities.
Canal boats came to a halt as police were called to the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct to fetch the two swimmers from the water.
Objecting to the restoration plan, the head of the ystanbul Chamber of Urban Planners (E[currency]PO), Tayfun Kahraman, told Today's Zaman that this joint project of Turkey's Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the ystanbul Metropolitan Municipality would destroy the historic character of the aqueduct.
aqueduct adjacent to the east side of the existing aqueduct.
Visitors gathered on the aqueduct to mark the end of a day of celebrations held in nearby Trevor Basin, which included sheepdog and falconry displays, stalls and fairground rides.
We are proud to announce an agreement with Hard Rock Aqueduct that permits two leaders in their respective industries to work together to create live entertainment, hospitality and retail offerings that will complement the core horseracing and gaming enterprise at Aqueduct," said Marc Holliday, CEO of SL Green Realty Corp.
If successful, the 200-year-old aqueduct and canal would rank alongside 27 other such sites in the UK, including Stonehenge, the Giant's Causeway, Hadrian's Wall, and Liverpool maritime city.
She and other members of her teaching group, including Paul Healy, Carl Adams and Kevin Grutchfield, thought of building an aqueduct to coincide with a unit on ancient Rome.
The home-track advantage belongs to Achilles of Troy, dominating a pair of minor stakes at Aqueduct, and Sweetnorthernsaint, who broke his maiden at Aqueduct before winning a small stakes at Laurel for first-year trainer Michael Trombetta.
The projects include the reconstruction of the multiple water system for El Mamey which will supply tap water to Los Hidalgos, Nava, Vista Alegre and Marmolejos; the rehabilitation of the aqueduct in Monte Llano, the construction of a residual water treatment system in Sosua and the sewage system in Palma Sola, Puerto Plata.
Scott's experience and background in selling enterprise IT and e-business solutions into the automotive and discrete manufacturing industries is a welcome addition," said Rob Hagen, chief executive of Aqueduct.