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  • Jack

    A device which can lift weights or exert a large thrust in order to move or position some equipment. It is usually...

  • Jacket

    1. The passageways which surround the engine cylinders. 2. Steel support framework used to support offshore platform...

  • Jacket cooling water system

    The jacket cooling water system is used for cooling the cylinder liners, cylinder covers and exhaust valves of...

  • Jalousie

    A shutter or cover with louvers. It provides ventilation while restricting the entry of rain and wind.

  • Jettison of cargo

    Act of throwing cargo or equipment (jetsam) overboard in order to lighten the vessel or improve its stability in...

  • Jetty, pier

    A structure that projects into the water to a reasonable depth of water. It enables ships or boats to come alongside...

  • Joiner arrangement

    There are construction details showing the combination of all structural fire protection materials.

  • Joule-Thomson effect

    When a fluid is allowed to expand without generating external work and no external heat transfer take place, a...

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