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a pulley-block used to guide a rope forming part of a ship's rigging to avoid chafing

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8220;We are strong believers in the resurgence of downtown and saw the note acquisition as an excellent opportunity to expand the ownership's position in downtown Atlanta, as well to strategically invest in areas of growth,” said John Ward, Chief Investment Officer of Fairlead.
Fairlead Commercial Real Estate will be in charge of leasing and property management at 34 Peachtree, with the firm's President Jeff Shaw and VP of Leasing Jim Caswell leading the leasing efforts.
Mooring lines are physically linked with the spar hull at the fairlead and pinned at the seabed in the finite element model.
In the existing analysis methods, force and displacement of mooring heads and vessel fairleads are iteratively matched at every instant of time-marching scheme, while solving the equilibrium equations.
z]--axial coordinates of edges for fairlead bush and coordinate that determine arbitrarily chosen piston cross-section.
ProVantage 3500: 50' of 3/16" aircraft-grade wire rope and unique plow roller fairlead for reduced rope wear.
Work will include port main engine clutch and coupling overhaul; antenna cleaning, inspecting and refurbishing; helicopter deck sprinkler and hose reel piping renewal; fall blocks and fairlead sheaves; hull painting and cleaning; and flight deck non-skid renewal.
Under the contract, the company will be responsible for work such as port main engine clutch and coupling overhaul; antenna cleaning, inspecting and refurbishing; helicopter deck sprinkler and hose reel piping renewal; fall blocks and fairlead sheaves; hull painting and cleaning; and flight deck non-skid renewal.
The BRON 250 also comes with an open ROPS canopy, dual reel carrier, hinged ROPS fairleads and slider chute.
The location of the fairleads on the ships in relation to the positions of the bollards on the berth can lead to wide mooring line angles in the vertical plane ([alpha]), see Fig.
Combat Vehicles; Machine Tools; Manufacturing Technology; Metal Work; Shipbuilding; Tactical Vehicles--Trucks; Workstations; Wire Rope Blocks; Snatch Blocks; Sheaves; Fairleads
With the cable installed, we started tightening up the fairleads and re-installing the guide pins we had removed earlier.
The Hepburn products include Chain Windlasses, Wire Rope Winches, Traction Winches, Combination Chain/Wire Rope Mooring Systems, Fairleads, Ball Connectors and several other ancillary systems, most of which are protected by active international patents.
FairLeads, the product, helps businesses convert anonymous web visitors into actionable leads while offering further lead nurturing and analytics features to boost client ROI.
The equipment includes three triple wire winches, three control cabins, nine wire fairleads, three hydraulic power units and the accompanying control system.