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Silo

Funds, assets, or anything else kept separate from other funds or assets of a similar type. For example, an investment company that manages both Islamic funds and conventional mutual funds must keep the Islamic funds siloed in order to prevent violations of the sharia.
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Damascus, SANA -- A report by the General Company for Grain Silos revealed that it has carried out a number of investment projects including a project of establishing new silos in cooperation with Iran as which was related to the machines and equipment with an appropriation of SYP 75 million.
Un aspecto adicional que ha de considerarse en la determinacion del ritmo de llenado es la configuracion del silo. Es una practica habitual, decantarse por varios silos de pequeno tamano, frente a pocos silos de gran tamano, para conseguir un llenado mas rapido y una menor exposicion a los agentes climaticos.
Moist pelleted materials have a tendency towards caking and arching, which considerably disturbs their flow in the silo. The moisture content of the pelleted material also affects the lateral pressure ratio (Hotala, Kusnierek 2013).
Ogbeh noted that the country has 33 silos, the government would retain 6, while 8 would be concessioned at a later date, while 19 has been concessioned.
Some of the most common responses are along these lines: "Please don't say, "This is not my job." Rather, let me know who is responsible." "Share materials in advance when collaboration is needed." "Choose collaborators who have appropriate positions/titles for the issues being discussed." "A negative response is better than no response at all." "Please let people know when there will be delays." "Make your purpose clear." "When asking another team to do things for you, please provide them with all necessary background information." "Have an open mind about others' ideas." "Take time to socialize with your co-workers." If these answers are truly representative, which many workshop participants say they are, organizations will no longer think of silos as such difficult predicaments.
NO OFFICIAL DOCUMENTThe clerks at the weighbridge stated in the report that they were ordered by Mr Korir to alter the documents despite there being no official document from the parties or silo manager to effect the changes leading to traders buying off maize from desperate farmers reflecting large quantities delivered by few farmers who are actually traders.The report noted that at Eldoret silos, the process of maize purchase was not achieved as traders infiltrated the process leading to buying of excess maize that might have resulted to purchasing of contaminated maize.
For a squat silo (H/D < 1.5), the wall pressure [P.sub.h] [6] is expressed as
"The Irish-made silos came across on the ferry to Holyhead on Friday.
"There is no record of the damages that take place and for the spare parts that are exchanged with the dates of exchanges which are considered very basic in the regulation process of the port's silo," the study said.
The Silo Effect is a compelling work that will hold the interest of anyone who has ever been part of a large organization.
How do you see the silo development process in the coming period?