pipeline


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A term for art for 'under development', as in the products that a pharmaceutical company has under development—'in the pipeline'—that it hopes to bring to market within a foreseeable future.

pipeline

(pīp′līn″)
A colloquial term for the active research and development by a biotechnology or pharmaceutical firm of new products, esp. of new drugs.
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Inter Pipeline in no manner represents that actual results, levels of activity and achievements will be the same in whole or in part as those set out in the forward-looking statements herein.
Ironically, Ogra disregarding ISGS granted the other similar pipeline project to FOC without conducting a public hearing for it.
The previous government of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) had decided that the laying of all future oil pipelines would need the nod of the federal cabinet - a decision which would prevent the FWO from undertaking the pipeline project.
The pipeline is predicted to reduce unemployment, by creating construction jobs.
The subsidence of the buried pipeline is basically consistent with its surrounding soil mass at the PSCD stage as shown in Figure 1(a).
As other developing regions increase their infrastructure footprint we expect pipeline construction to remain important.
In addition, the Partnership owns a 75% interest in UNEV Pipeline, LLC, the owner of a Holly Energy operated refined products pipeline running from Salt Lake City, Utah to Las Vegas, Nevada, and related product terminals, a 50% interest in Frontier Pipeline company, a 296-mile crude oil pipeline running from Casper, Wyoming to Frontier Station, Utah, and a 25% interest in SLC Pipeline LLC, a 95-mile intrastate pipeline system serving refineries in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.
A large-strain plasticity model with isotropic hardening is employed for the steel pipeline material.
The controversy surrounds a proposed 1,200-mile stretch of pipeline that would carry oil from the tar sand mines of Alberta in Canada to Gulf Coast refineries.
The work for repairing and making 10kilometer long faulty cemented water pipeline will cost 9 million rupees
Speaking to FNA on Wednesday, the former Pakistani deputy oil minister reiterated that Pakistan should not bow to the US pressures and never quit the IP Gas Pipeline project, and said, "The IP Gas pipeline is more cost-effective than the TAPI pipeline." He reiterated that importing gas from Iran should be prioritized because 2,000 kilometers of the project is already complete and Pakistan only needs to construct the remaining 700-kilometer-long pipeline on its side.