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cesspool

Colloquial term for septic tank.
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When this proppant manufacturer needed pumps for sumps in their facility, they contacted BPH Pump & Equipment Inc.
If the tree roots are preventing the filling of the sump, it may indicate that the blockage is at the point where the foundation drain tile enters the house.
Cecilia Sump: We are constantly striving for growth and the ability to share an exceptional dining experience at Aubaine for our customers at all times.
Therefore, if the motor to the sump pump quits working and water is then discharged through the basement, the cleanup of the water is covered, but the cost to repair the pump is not.
Then again, that $400 savings could cost you big-time if just one 100-year storm knocks out your power and turns a sump trickle into a flood.
This summer, Brant hired Stantec to investigate the number of homes with sump pumps discharging to the sanitary sewer.
They then spent one week exploring 'sump 9' and also looking for a way to bypass the flooded tunnel which represents the current end of the system.
Scania also found switching from metal to plastic in the oil sump dampens engine noise to help meet Euro 6 noise emission standards," DuPont adds.
This MFP also contains only one grenade sump, for a circle hole 3 meters in diameter, one sump will not suffice.
During the development of a forthcoming vehicle, Tata Motors engineers determined that a major source of NVH (noise-vibration-harshness) from the engine was caused by the oil sump. So they decided to develop an oil sump using a steel consisting of three plies: two sheets of steel sandwiching a polymer.
"While much has been done by the staff, and licensees have physically modified their sump screens, resulting in significant safety improvements, the agency needs to finally resolve this issue," said NRC Chairman Gregory B.