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  Flushing Hydraulic Systems
The objective of flushing the fluid is to eliminate contaminants such as particles and water from the fluid.
The flushing rig is typically equipped with a pump that has a flow rate several times that of system's normal flow, directional valves, accumulators, fluid heater and chiller and of course, a bank of filters.
The directional valves enable the flushing direction to be changed, the accumulators enable pulsating flow conditions and the heater and chiller enable the fluid temperature to be increased or decreased, all of which can assist in the dislodgment of contaminants.
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  Flushing, Netherlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vlissingen) is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands on the former island of Walcheren.
In the 17th century Flushing was a main harbour for ships of the Dutch East India Company (VOC).
Flushing is mainly noted for the wharves on the Scheldt where most of the ships of the Royal Netherlands Navy (Koninklijke Marine) are built.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flushing,_Netherlands   (358 words)

 Netherlands - Flushing
It was Flushing that heard Philip's farewell to William of Orange, which in the light of after events may be called the declaration of war that was to release the Netherlands from the tyranny of Spain and Rome.
Flushing did not actually begin the war, in 1572, after the capture of Brill at the mouth of the Maas, by the Water Beggars under De la Marck, but it was the first town to respond to that invitation of revolt against Alva and Spain.
Flushing's hero is De Ruyter, whose rope-walk wheel we saw at Middelburg, and whose truculent lineaments have so often frowned at us from the walls of picture gallery and stadhuis throughout the country—almost without exception from the hand of Ferdinand Bol, or a copyist.
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 Flushing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the warm, red condition of human skin, see flushing.
Flushing can refer to disposal of waste in a flush toilet.
In construction, referring to fluids being flushed down a shaft to remove soil.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flushing   (156 words)

 Search Results for "Flushing"
Flushing, part of Queens, New York City, United States, former village, now in N Queens borough of New York City, SE N.Y.; chartered 1645, inc. into Greater New York...
44,211), Zeeland prov., SW Netherlands, on the southern coast of the former island...
Flushing, N.Y. He was music critic for Harper's Weekly (1901-13) and the North American Review (1913-23),...
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 History of Flushing Meeting
Flushing Meeting formally condemned slavery as incompatible with the principles of Christianity in 1767 and urged members not to purchase slaves in 1773.
Flushing Quakers would not participate in the war effort and a number of them suffered the confiscation of property as punishment for refusing to supply the British with requisitions.
The Flushing Female Association continued their charitable efforts "for the education and amelioration of the Negro" until 1989, when the Association was finally disbanded.
www.nyym.org /flushing/history.html   (2856 words)

 Netherlands on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The archbishop of Utrecht is the Roman Catholic primate of the Netherlands.
The Netherlands reached the peak of political power when, by forming (1668) the Triple Alliance with Sweden and England, it forced Louis XIV of France to halt the War of Devolution against Spain.
At the Congress of Vienna (1814-15) the former United Provinces and the former Austrian Netherlands were united under King William I, son of William V of Orange.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/N/Nethrlds.asp   (3289 words)

 Hydrostatic Transmission, Hydrostatic Transmissions
The function of the flushing valve is to positively exchange the fluid in the loop with that in the reservoir.
So if the flushing valve vents into the case of the motor, then it is possible to determine the condition of the pump by measuring its case drain flow, but not the motor.
If the flushing valve vents into the case of pump, then it is possible to determine the condition of the motor by measuring its case drain flow, but not the pump.
www.insidersecretstohydraulics.com /hydrostatic-transmission-2.html   (761 words)

 New York Hotels: Area information and NYC hotel deals from Marriott
28-66 College Point Blvd, Flushing, NY USA 11354
Located in the heart of Flushing, Queens next door to LaGuardia Airport and a short subway ride into Manhattan.
Find and plan the best things to do in the places you want to visit>>
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Flushing, part of Queens, New York City, United States - Flushing, former village, now in N Queens borough of New York City, SE N.Y.; chartered 1645, inc....
Flushing, city, Netherlands - Flushing, Netherlands: see Vlissingen.
Walcheren - Walcheren, region, Zeeland prov., SW Netherlands, on the North Sea at the entrance to the Scheldt...
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 Search Results for "Flushing"
1) Flushing, part of Queens, New York City, United States.
Flushing, N.Y. He moved to Los Angeles, where he amassed a fortune through venture capitalism, real estate investment, and...
Flushing, N.Y. He was music critic for Harper's Weekly (1901-13) and the North American Review (1913-23), and in 1923 he succeeded...
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 Noonsite: Netherlands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the Netherlands one is never too far away from water and the centre of the country is occupied by the IJsselmeer, formerly called Zuiderzee, until it was dammed off from the sea.
For yachts coming from the south making landfall in Zeeland (Flushing), there is an inland route that can be negotiated mast up [in dutch: Staande Mast Route] all the way to Friesland and the Friesian islands.
The Frisian Islands have many sheltered harbours on the east side facing the Wadden Sea, which are good starting points to explore the liquid world of the Netherlands.
www.noonsite.com /Countries/Netherlands   (578 words)

 Holland Travel Guide :: Europe Travel Destination Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815.
The Netherlands remained neutral in World War I, but suffered invasion and occupation by Germany in World War II.
The country was a founding member of NATO and the EC (now the EU), and participated in the introduction of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) in 1999.
holland.traveltoworld.com   (737 words)

 Flushing - TheBestLinks.com - Borough, City, Netherlands, Queens (borough), ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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Flushing, Borough, City, Netherlands, Queens (borough), Village, Belmont County...
This is a disambiguation page, i.e., a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
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 The Missions to Seamen - Vlissingen (Flushing) - Ritthem,Zeeland   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The spiritual aspects of the Missions work are handled by the Chaplain and include: Chapel services, Ship visits, Hospital visits, and some pastoral work with the members of the congregation.
The Flushing Mission operates in co-operation with the local churches, who reckon the work of the Port Mission as part of their own mission.
Extensive support is received from volunteers who drive the bus, man the shop and organise fund-raising activities as well as financially from local enterprises, shipping agents, the pilots and the local churches.
netministries.org /see/churches/ch00423   (352 words)

 flushing - OneLook Dictionary Search
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 Abacus Lighting Limited - Specialised Masts - Flushing Harbour, Netherlands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Abacus Lighting has completed the exterior lighting of many Ports across the world, including the Ports of Tilbury and Felixstowe (United Kingdom), Aden (Yemen), Vlissingen (Netherlands) and more recently the Port of Columbo.
Vlissingen and Terneusen represent the third largest seaports in the Netherlands, with an annual throughput of 25 million tonnes.
The headframe is lowered to the ground using a winch system enabling any necessary maintenance to be carried out at ground level in complete safety.
www.abacuslighting.com /specialisedflushingharbour.htm   (350 words)

 uboat.net - Allied Warships - Destroyer HNMS Isaac Sweers of the Gerard Callenburgh class
On 5 July, continued to Scapa Flow, where her crew was trained and was then allocated to the 19th destroyer flotilla in Greenock, which had a the task to escort troopship convoys southward.
On 23 January, HNMS Isaac Sweers was sent to the Netherlands East Indies, because of the Japanese advances in that area, arriving on 8 February in Colombo, where she went into the drydock for some minor repairs and maintenance.
She departed on 28 February, but was ordered back shortly thereafter, because the Netherlands East Indies were already lost and the destroyer was attached on 15 March to the British Eastern Fleet, arriving on 5 April at the Addu Atoll for refueling.
uboat.net /allies/warships/ship/2855.html   (1616 words)

 Greenpeace :. Ancient Forests in Crisis
In London, teams of Greenpeace volunteers headed out this morning in their zodiacs to pursue the Roxanne Delmas carrying timber from the last African rainforests, which is home to gorillas and chimpanzees.
As destruction of the world's ancient forests continues, Brazil and the Netherlands, in particular, seem to be uninterested in taking leadership at the Summit.
The Netherlands, which is hosting the Summit in the Hague, is not showing the leadership required to make the negotiations on ancient forests a success.
archive.greenpeace.org /saveordelete/afs/15april.html   (737 words)

 TROMP - The Royal Netherlands Embassy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HNLMS Tromp is one of four De "Zeven Provincien" Class Air Defense and Command frigates for the Royal Netherlands Navy, built by Royal Schelde at its shipyard in Flushing, The Netherlands.
Like a number of other navies in the NATO Alliance, the Royal Netherlands Navy is being transformed from a navy mainly focused on Anti Submarine Warfare in the Atlantic Ocean to a far more deployable and expeditionary Maritime Force, highly suited to operate worldwide both in deep waters as in the littoral.
Defense industries from the Netherlands and their American affiliates will be present to inform the audience about the capabilities of their products.
www.netherlands-embassy.org /tromp/prbaltimore.htm   (676 words)

 Greenpeace: Ancient Forests in Crisis
The Ancient Forest Summit is taking place in the Netherlands, but the Dutch government is not putting up much of a fight at it for the ancient forests.
The Brazilian government has taken a good stand on mahogany lately, but at the conference their bureaucrats are undermining the nations who are pushing for meaningful action.
So when we heard that a ship carrying unsustainably logged wood from the Amazon was headed for Flushing, Netherlands, there was no way we were going to stand by and let it pass.
archive.greenpeace.org /saveordelete/esperanza/esperanza.html   (1134 words)

 RIGZONE - Dockwise Contributes to a Happy Ending of Statoil's 'Snow White' Project
The world's largest heavy transport vessel the Blue Marlin of Dockwise Shipping in Breda, The Netherlands is heading for Melkøya in northern Norway carrying Statoil's barge-mounted LNG process plant for Snøhvit (Snow White).
Dockwise was awarded the contract by Statoil for three sea transports of the essential parts of the Snøhvit LNG export facility at Melkøya in northern Norway.
The barge-mounted Snøhvit coldbox was floated on the Swan in Flushing, the Netherlands and delivered to Melkøya after a 5-days voyage on May 6, 2005.
www.rigzone.com /news/article.asp?a_id=23670   (562 words)

 St. Nicholas' Chapel - Vlissingen-Oost (Flushing-East),Zeeland
Flushing is a historic port on the West side of the Isle of Walcheren in the Province of Zeeland (The Netherlands).
This church is part of the Archdeaconry of N.W. Europe, within the Diocese in Europe, and is also listed on the overview of Anglican Churches in Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxemburg.
The Isle of Walcheren, with Middelburg, Veere, Domburg and Vlissingen (Flushing) as its most important towns is the major island in the South West of Zeeland.
netministries.org /see/churches/ch00422   (235 words)

 Stoomvaart Maatschappij "Zeeland" - Page 1: 1875-1938
Stoomvaart Maatschappij "Zeeland" (SMZ - the Zeeland SS Co) was formed in 1875 to operate services from Vlissingen (Flushing) (Flushing), Zeeland, Netherlands to England.
After one year, the turbines were moved to Folkestone in 1911, since the Medway was unsuitable for their greater draft than the paddlers.
The distance from Vlissingen (Flushing) to Folkestone was 92 miles, compared to 112 miles from Queenborough.
www.simplonpc.co.uk /SMZ1.html   (1964 words)

 Tribute to Dane Rudhyar Part 4
He answered in one of the fifty personal letters I received from him: "it amused me that you used the word 'phenomenon', for when I was eighteen a man at the seashore in France (in the hotel where we all stayed) used to call me 'phenomene' instead of my name.
I would like to highlight a small period in the phenomenal life of Rudhyar: his contact with The Netherlands in which I was instrumental myself.
Back in the States he can't stand it there any longer, returns in '62 for a visit to France, England, briefly gives a lecture in The Netherlands where some of his books are being published that are no longer printed in America: Servire published in 1962 and 1963 resp.
www.accessnewage.com /articles/astro/rud4.htm   (2502 words)

 nycsubway.org: Volunteer/Contributors
His first transit experience was riding the Q27 in 1952, from Bayside en route to the Flushing subway.
Theo Neutelings: Theo lives in the Netherlands and has enjoyed a life-long passion for transit photography.
Chris Sattler: Chris has contributed the write-up and some photos for the New Orleans section of the site, in addition to a few other photos, including some current photos of the Broadway El in Brooklyn.
www.nycsubway.org /contrib.html   (2731 words)

 Naval Technology - Thales Nederland Products on Landing Platforms
A modified VARIANT radar will be installed on board of a Landing Platform Dock of the Royal Netherlands Navy and the SMART-L volume search radar will be adapted for use on board of an LPX vessel of the South Korean Navy.
This contract arranges the delivery of a modified VARIANT radar with a fully integrated Thales IFF MKXII, to be installed on board the LPD-2 “Johan de Witt”.
Royal Schelde Shipyard in Flushing, the Netherlands, will build this second ship of the Enforcer class for the RNLN Expeditionary Forces.
www.naval-technology.com /contractors/weapon_control/thales5/press2.html   (661 words)

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In 1580 he was dismissed from the court for displeasing the queen and retreated to his sister Mary Herbert's (Countess of Pembroke) estate near Salisbury, Wiltshire
In 1585 he was summoned back to court after attempting to sail with Sir Francis Drake to the West Indies and was appointed governor of Flushing (Netherlands)
In 1586 he was wounded in the fight against the Spanish at Zutphen (which did not heal and ultimately caused his death)
www.angelfire.com /nj/Kris99/sidney.html   (579 words)

 Harwich Port - Page-2
Both ships escaped to the UK and were used by the Admiralty as usually landing craft vessels, which required considerable modifications.
In 1946, the Vlissingen (Flushing) base had been destroyed by the war, and services were transferred to Hook of Holland.
Although she lasted with SMZ for 18 years, she was not a car ferry and therefore obsolescent from the start.
www.simplonpc.co.uk /Harwich2.html   (1156 words)

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