Bunker


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Bunker

A large container on a ship used to hold fuel. See also: Bunker adjustment factor.
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Ponds abutting the fifth, ninth and 10th greens also have waterfalls, and bright white sand fills all the bunkers, which now play flatter because of a new, course-wide drainage system.
Only last month, a disused nuclear bunker at Flookburgh in the Lake District fetched pounds 15,000 in an internet auction.
The showcase golf bunker uses three tonnes of `glass sand'and is available for all golf enthusiasts at the event to test over the weekend.
The fairway is straight out from the clubhouse with two bunkers down the right that need to be avoided.
Its investigations subsequently confirmed traces of contamination in the bunker fuel provided to three of the ships.
Reichle's creative approaches to transportation challenges did not end there--a second joint MTMC and Bunker partnership was yet to come.
Bunker said he would not apologize or resign and added he will "assure the rest of the community that I am going to be there to protect our children from these types of teachings.
The plan contains strategies to create a more integrated and cohesive community by bringing neighbourhood life to Bunker Hill, regenerating the old Broadway Theatre District (without losing the lively Latino population) and physically connecting the higher land of corporate Bunker Hill and the lower multi-ethnic areas with new buildings, pedestrian routes and places and the reinstatement of the old Angels' Flight Funicular.
Bunker and Michalske's earlier work focused on the very tip of a crack, where the silicon-oxygen network of simple glasses can tear apart at one-trillionth of an inch per hour, then suddenly accelerate to 50 or 60 miles per hour.
Third, although the significance of China in the global shipping and bunker market has been identified in papers and conferences, there is so far no research devoted to the bunkering market in China and its relative position to other traditional bunkering hubs such as Singapore.
Residents of Magarmal Bagh expressed relief as the CRPF personnel dismantled the bunker in the locality in the morning.