What is industrial plant?

  • (noun): Buildings for carrying on industrial labor.
    Synonyms: plant, works

Some articles on industrial plant, industrial:

Emeryville Shellmound - History
... The site of the shellmound contained a large industrial plant site from 1924 through 1999, which was demolished by the City of Emeryville Redevelopment Agency in 1999 ... a prehistoric Ohlone Indian habitation site, long thought destroyed by the building of the industrial plant in 1924 ... In 1999, during the removal of the industrial plant, archaeologists were called to the site and it was determined portions of the Emeryville Shellmound still were intact there ...
Gas Flare - Overall Flare System in Industrial Plants
... Whenever industrial plant equipment items are over-pressured, the pressure relief valves provided as essential safety devices on the equipment automatically release gases and sometimes liquids as well ... Those pressure relief valves are required by industrial design codes and standards as well as by law ... Most industrial plant flares have a vapor-liquid separator (also known as a knockout drum) upstream of the flare to remove any large amounts of liquid that may accompany the relieved gases ...

Famous quotes containing the words plant and/or industrial:

    For it is not metres, but a metre-making argument, that makes a poem,—a thought so passionate and alive, that, like the spirit of a plant or an animal, it has an architecture of its own, and adorns nature with a new thing.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Predatory capitalism created a complex industrial system and an advanced technology; it permitted a considerable extension of democratic practice and fostered certain liberal values, but within limits that are now being pressed and must be overcome. It is not a fit system for the mid- twentieth century.
    Noam Chomsky (b. 1928)