video on demand vod is a video media distribution system that allows users to access video entertainment without a traditional video entertainment device and without the constraints of a typical static broadcasting schedule.in the 20th century, broadcasting in the form of over-the-air programming was the commonest form of media distribution. as internet and iptv technologies continued to .
the results are generally used to manufacture car bodies, cans, cooking wares, and other applications. billet steels are rolled in a wire rod mill to fabricate wire rods which are commonly used for piano wires, bolts and nuts, steel cords, springs, and other applications.
rēzekne was rebuilt after the war with an emphasis on industrial development. rēzekne had the 5th highest industrial output in the latvian ssr, including a dairy processor rēzeknes piena konservu kombināts , a lumber mill, and an electric-instrument factory rebir . during this time, many russians moved to the city, making up a large part .
in the history of measurement many distance units have been used which were based on human body parts such as the cubit, hand and foot and these units varied in length by era and location. in the late 18th century the metric system came into use and has been adopted to varying degrees in almost all countries in the world. the oldest preserved measuring rod is a copper-alloy bar that dates from .
the main article for this category is industrial machinery. wikimedia commons has media related to industrial equipment. pertains to equipment usually found in industrial production settings. this category has the following 10 subcategories, out of 10 total. the following 82 pages are in this category, out of 82 total.
the output from a strip mill is coiled and, subsequently, used as the feed for a cold rolling mill or used directly by fabricators. billets, for re-rolling, are subsequently rolled in either a merchant, bar or rod mill. merchant or bar mills produce a variety of shaped products such as angles, channels, beams, rounds long or coiled and hexagons.
corporal punishment of children has traditionally been used in the western world by adults in authority roles. beating one's child as a punishment was recommended as early as the c. 10th century bc book of proverbs attributed to solomon: . he that spareth the rod, hateth his son; but he that loveth him, chasteneth him betimes.
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this is a list of reportedly haunted locations throughout the world, that are said to be haunted by ghosts or other supernatural beings, including demons. reports of haunted locations are part of ghostlore, which is a form of folklore .
for example, in 2002, about 130 million tons of gangue were produced per year from coal mining in china. this, mixed with the 60 million tons of coal mud also produced, could be used for power generation; and the coal mining gangue could be combined with coal ash to produce building materials.
the hertz corporation, originally known as rent-a-car inc., was founded by chicago, illinois native walter l. jacobs in 1918. this small car rental operation began with a dozen model t ford cars. within five years, jacob's fleet expanded to 600 vehicles—generating annual revenues of approximately us$1 million.
tailings ponds are used to store the waste made from separating minerals from rocks, or the slurry produced from tar sands mining. tailings are sometimes mixed with other materials such as bentonite to form a thicker slurry that slows the release of impacted water to the environment.
molokai / ˌ m oʊ l ə ˈ k aɪ,-ˈ k ɑː i, ˈ m ɒ l ə-/; hawaiian: ˈmoloˈkɐʔi , nicknamed “the friendly isle”, is the fifth largest island of eight major islands that make up the hawaiian islands archipelago in the middle of the pacific ocean.it is 38 by 10 miles 61 by 16 km in size at its extreme length and width with a usable land area of 260 square miles 673.40 km 2 .
the old sugar mill of kōloa was part of the first commercially successful sugarcane plantation in hawaiʻi, which was founded in kōloa on the island of kauai in 1835 by ladd & company. this was the beginning of what would become hawaii's largest industry. the building was designated a national historic landmark on december 29, 1962. a stone chimney and foundations remain from 1840.