revetment

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Synonyms for revetment

a barrier against explosives

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a facing (usually masonry) that supports an embankment

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Cyberlux Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CYBLD), aleading provider of LED lighting solutions, announced today that the Company has produced and shipped the first order from Sierra Nevada Corporation for the Cyberlux LED Hardened Shelter Lighting solution.
26 /PRNewswire/ -- Concrete Canvas, a rapidly deployable hardened shelter for disaster relief has won the fourth Saatchi & Saatchi Award for World Changing Ideas, it was announced today at a high profile presentation ceremony.
Eventually 96 were to be stored on the site, where a vast programme of works had taken place to build specially hardened shelters that could withstand the force of a direct hit by a 500lb bomb and a 10 megaton thermonuclear airburst explosion 1,600ft above them.
They are armed with special "penetrator" bombs to allow them to destroy Serb fighters hidden inside hardened shelters at Pristina air base.
The 2005 recipients were two students at Royal College of Art of London responsible for developing Concrete Canvas, rapidly deployable hardened shelters for victims of natural or man-made disasters.