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loading

the balancing out of workloads over the available CAPACITY of a machine or item of equipment. Effective machine loading seeks to identify and avoid over-or under-loaded machines or equipment. See PRODUCTION-LINE BALANCING.
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Gentle conveying to bag-packing station or silos for tanker-truck loading with dense-phase pressure conveyors, either discontinuously via pressure vessels or continuously via rotary feeders.
Cargo loading is relatively fast as no blocking and bracing is required as the barges ride smoothly in the water.
The general loading procedure was to ramp load the joints to dead/design load level, apply dynamic load, unload to zero, and finally apply ramp load to failure.
As if this isn't enough, the load floor and tailgate contain motorized belts to ease loading and unloading.
Many rail companies that transport paper provide guidance and tips for loading rolls (and logs, pulp, pallet, and related commodities).
Genio accelerates the loading process by streaming data directly into the high-performance Teradata loaders (FastLoad, MultiLoad, TPump) without having to stage the data to a disk-based intermediate text file.
The operator usually tries to correct any error in steel loading with a corresponding adjustment of the iron load.
Based on that single accept/reject action, the loads are prepared to meet shipping schedules; load paperwork is produced, and the LoMaS(R) system is updated with carrier arrival, loading and departure times.
Tube loaders can be used for loading into dryer, blender or machine hoppers, or direct-feed versions with material-view chamber and may be mounted directly to machine throats, feeders and drawer magnets.
The test involves a combination of loading and torsion properties.
The two of us, from the Piraeus, Greece, detachment of the 839th Transportation Battalion, Livorno, Italy, provided assistance to the Bulgarian Army loading equipment on a Roll-on/ Roll-off vessel at Burgas, on the Black Sea.