Horizontal Expansion

Horizontal Expansion

Growth of a company in which it purchases new facilities, tools and/or other assets to increase the volume of the product it makes. That is, horizontal expansion allows a company to make more of a product, but does not diversify its product line or the company's place in the supply chain.
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Tenders are invited for providing and laying asphaltic plug joint to cater horizontal expansion joint _ providing smooth riding of vehicular traffic over deck slab of road over bridge of different bridges of champadanga_pursurah_arambagh road under hooghly division.
We will also speed up the pace of the vertical and horizontal expansion of our businesses through mergers and acquisitions as well as setting up joint ventures, in order to create synergies with our internet financing business.
First, cultivation will result in [the capture of] 25m tonnes of carbon dioxide that can be sold to industrial countries, as the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) demands that these countries offset aside a portion of forests to [capture] carbon dioxide prior to horizontal expansion of industries that worsen the ozone hole.
The horizontal expansion in livestock farming is still in progress.
To support the rapid and sustainable growth in sales of its promising products, the Group will continue to enhance both horizontal expansion by seizing all opportunities for tender wins and supplementary tender submissions and vertical expansion in the more economically developed regions.
Meeting of organisation goals and resource compatibility are important criteria during mergers and horizontal expansion.
The domestic airports are designed in a way to ensure easy access and exit by passengers in the shortest time possible with enough spaces for future expansion to cater to the growth in passenger traffic and air cargo through horizontal expansion.
He believed that it food security could be achieved through horizontal expansion in plantings, "which can not be achieved except in sub-Saharan Africa and Sudan or by bridging the gap between the levels of actual and potential productivity and increase in productivity per unit area or vertical expansion in grain production.
It is used to seal horizontal expansion joints in concrete and cementitious slabs, such as sidewalks, balconies, pavement, civil structures, and pitch pans.
Her Excellency the Minister of State for Information Affairs highlighted persistent efforts exerted endorsing the new media skeleton of the Bahrain News Agency as per highest international professional standards to accomplish vertical and horizontal expansion, a quality progress in media work, promote media cadres and encourage professional energies.
Delivering images much larger and more immersive than those created by today's flat panel displays, the CineVista horizontal expansion lens is capable of delivering an ultra-wide cinematic experience when combined with a compatible 16:9 projector and 2.
The Transport and Communications Ministry said that the new designs take into consideration the future expansion, increasing the capacity to meeting the growth in the passenger and cargo activity on the long term through horizontal expansion which depends on the development of the aviation activity at these airports and the growth in trade and tourism activities at the nearby areas.