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    Fluids handling

    Fluids handling, storage and distribution techniques and plants: air movers, fans, extractors; conduits, pipelines; flow regulators; pumps and pumping…

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    AF/DBS
    Areal Fluid/Data Base System

    The abbreviation AF/DBS (Areal Fluid/Data Base System) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Base).

    In English

    AIVC

    Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre

    In English

    ATA

    Ammonia Tank Assembly

    In English

    ATJFE

    ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Transactions Journal of Fluids Engineering

    In English

    BLV

    Bleed Valve

    In English

    BPV

    Bipropellant Valve

    In English

    CBV

    Cabin Bleed Valve

    In English

    CCV

    Chamber Coolant Valve

    In English

    CF

    Computers and Fluids

    In English

    COS

    Carry-On Oxygen System

    In English

      CV

      Check Valve

      In English

      EDV

      Electric Depressurization Valve

      In English

      EDV

      Electronic Depressurizing Valve

      In English

      EHOT

      External Hydrogen/Oxygen Tank

      In English

      EJMF

      European Journal of Mechanics - Fluids

      In English

      ELDV

      Electrically Operated Depressurization Valve

      In English

      EOHT

      External Oxygen and Hydrogen Tank

      In English

      ESV

      Emergency Shutoff Valve

      In English

      ESVS
      Escape Suit Ventilation System

      The abbreviation ESVS (Escape Suit Ventilation System) includes the abbreviation SVS (Suit Ventilation System).

      In English

      ESVS
      Escape System Ventilation System

      The abbreviation ESVS (Escape System Ventilation System) includes the abbreviation ES (Escape System).

      In English

      ET

      External Tank

      In English

      ETA

      External Tank Attachment

      In English

      ETD

      External Tank Door

      In English

      ETLOW

      External Tank Lift-Off Weight

      In English

      ETS

      External Tank System

      In English

      ETSS

      External Tank Separation Subsystem

      In English

      ETUD

      External Tank Umbilical Disconnect

      In English

      ETVA

      External Tank Vent Arm

      In English

      F&P

      Fluids and Propulsion

      In English

        FBV

        Fuel Bleed Valve

        In English

        FCL

        Fluid Coolant Loop

        In English

        FCU

        Fluid Checkout Unit

        In English

        FCV

        Flow Control Valve

        In English

        FDS
        Fluid Distribution System

        The abbreviation FDS (Fluid Distribution System) is included in the abbreviation FDSCU (Fluid Distribution System Control Unit).

        In English

          FDSCU
          Fluid Distribution System Control Unit

          The abbreviation FDSCU (Fluid Distribution System Control Unit) includes the abbreviation FDS (Fluid Distribution System).

          In English

            FDU

            Fluid Distribution Unit

            In English

              FEA

              Fluids Experiment Apparatus

              In English

                FIV

                Fuel Isolation Valve

                In English

                FM

                Fluid Module

                In English

                  FMAD

                  Fluid Management and Distribution

                  In English

                    FMS

                    Fluid Management System

                    In English

                      FPBOV
                      Fuel Preburner and Oxidizer Valve

                      The abbreviation FPBOV (Fuel Preburner and Oxidizer Valve) includes the abbreviation FPB (Fuel Preburner).

                      In English

                      FPOV

                      Fuel Preburner Oxidizer Valve

                      In English

                      FPV

                      Flow Proportioning Valve

                      In English

                      FS

                      Fluid System

                      In English

                        GFTM

                        Generic Fluids Transfer Model

                        In English

                          GSV

                          Glove Stop Valve

                          In English

                          HCV

                          Helium Check Valve

                          In English

                          HD

                          Hydrogen Drain

                          In English

                            HDS

                            Hydrogen Disposal System

                            In English

                              HEg-V

                              Helium Gauge Valve

                              In English

                              HEMV
                              Helium Manual Valve

                              The abbreviation HEMV (Helium Manual Valve) includes the abbreviation MV (Manual Valve).

                              In English

                              HF

                              Hydrogen Fill

                              In English

                                HFCV

                                Helium Flow Control Valve

                                In English

                                HFDS

                                Hydrogen Fluid Distribution System

                                In English

                                  HGS

                                  Hydrogen Gas Saver

                                  In English

                                    HGV

                                    Hydrogen Gas Valve

                                    In English

                                    HIV

                                    Helium Isolation Valve

                                    In English

                                    HMV
                                    Hydrogen Manual Valve

                                    The abbreviation HMV (Hydrogen Manual Valve) includes the abbreviation MV (Manual Valve).

                                    In English

                                    HP

                                    Hydrogen Purge

                                    In English

                                      HPR

                                      Hydrogen Pressure Regulator

                                      In English

                                        HPRV

                                        Hydrogen Pressure Relief Valve

                                        In English

                                        HPV

                                        High-Pressure Valve

                                        In English

                                        HR

                                        Hydrogen Relief

                                        In English

                                          HV

                                          Hydrogen Vent

                                          In English

                                            HVAC

                                            Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

                                            In English

                                            HVM

                                            Hydraulic Valve Module

                                            In English

                                              HYBVENT

                                              Hybride ventilatie in kantoor- en schoolgebouwen

                                              In Dutch

                                              IGV

                                              Inlet Guide Valve

                                              In English

                                              INIVE
                                              International Network for Information on Ventilation and Energy performance

                                              The International Network for Information on Ventilation and Energy Performance (INIVE) is a registered European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) whose members include European building research centres and organisations in the building sector, with expertise in building technology, human sciences and dissemination/publishing of information.

                                              In English

                                              ISTA

                                              Intertank Structural Test Assembly

                                              In English

                                              IWFS

                                              Integrated Waste Fluid System

                                              In English

                                              JFC

                                              Journal of Fluid Control

                                              In English

                                              LCVG

                                              Liquid Cooling (and) Ventilation Garment

                                              In English

                                              LFC

                                              Lit Fluidisé Circulant

                                              In French

                                                LOX

                                                Liquid Oxygen

                                                In English

                                                  LPOX

                                                  Low-Pressure Oxygen

                                                  In English

                                                    LST

                                                    Liquid Storage Tank

                                                    In English

                                                    MFP

                                                    Microfluidic Probe

                                                    In English

                                                      MFV

                                                      Main Fuel Valve

                                                      In English

                                                      MOCV

                                                      Manual Oxygen Control Valve

                                                      In English

                                                      MOV

                                                      Main Oxidizer Valve

                                                      In English

                                                      MPVA

                                                      Main Propellant Valve Actuator

                                                      In English

                                                      MSF

                                                      Maintenance des Systèmes Fluides

                                                      In French

                                                      MTEF
                                                      Maintenance Test Equipment, Fluid

                                                      The abbreviation MTEF (Maintenance Test Equipment, Fluid) includes the abbreviation MTE (Maintenance Test Equipment).

                                                      In English

                                                      MV
                                                      Manual Valve

                                                      The abbreviation MV (Manual Valve) is included in abbreviations such as HMV (Hydrogen Manual Valve), HEMV (Helium Manual Valve), NMV (Nitrogen Manual Valve) and OMV (Oxygen Manual Valve).

                                                      In English

                                                        NMV
                                                        Nitrogen Manual Valve

                                                        The abbreviation NMV (Nitrogen Manual Valve) includes the abbreviation MV (Manual Valve).

                                                        In English

                                                        NPRV

                                                        Nitrogen Pressure Relief Valve

                                                        In English

                                                        NPV

                                                        Nitrogen Pressure Valve

                                                        In English

                                                        OBV

                                                        Oxidizer Bleed Valve

                                                        In English

                                                        OFDS

                                                        Oxygen Fluid Distribution System

                                                        In English

                                                          OGV

                                                          Oxygen Gauge Valve

                                                          In English

                                                          OIV

                                                          Oxidizer Isolation Valve

                                                          In English

                                                          OMV
                                                          Oxygen Manual Valve

                                                          The abbreviation OMV (Oxygen Manual Valve) includes the abbreviation MV (Manual Valve).

                                                          In English

                                                          OPOV

                                                          Oxidizer Preburner Oxidizer Valve

                                                          In English

                                                          OPR

                                                          Oxygen Pressure Regulator

                                                          In English

                                                            OPRV

                                                            Oxygen Pressure Relief Valve

                                                            In English

                                                            OPS

                                                            Oxygen Purge System

                                                            In English

                                                              OTB

                                                              Orbiting Tanker Base

                                                              In English

                                                              OTK

                                                              Oxidizer Tank

                                                              In English

                                                              OV

                                                              Oxygen Vent

                                                              In English

                                                                PAV

                                                                Pressure-Actuated Valve

                                                                In English

                                                                  PBP

                                                                  Preburner Pump

                                                                  In English

                                                                  PCV

                                                                  Purge Control Valve

                                                                  In English

                                                                    PDV

                                                                    Pressure Disconnect Valve

                                                                    In English

                                                                      PLV

                                                                      Postlanding Valve

                                                                      In English

                                                                      PLV

                                                                      Postlanding Ventilation

                                                                      In English

                                                                      POP

                                                                      Preburner Oxidizer Pump

                                                                      In English

                                                                      POV

                                                                      Pneumatically Operated Valve

                                                                      In English

                                                                      PRV

                                                                      Pressure-Reducing Valve

                                                                      In English

                                                                        PTCS

                                                                        Propellant Tanking Computer System

                                                                        In English

                                                                        PUV

                                                                        Propellant Utilization Valve

                                                                        In English

                                                                        PVA

                                                                        Preburner Valve Actuator

                                                                        In English

                                                                        RACV

                                                                        Rotary Air Control Valve

                                                                        In English

                                                                          RV

                                                                          Recirculation Valve

                                                                          In English

                                                                            RV

                                                                            Relief Valve

                                                                            In English

                                                                              SOPROLIF

                                                                              Société Provençale du Lit Fluidisé

                                                                              In French

                                                                              SOTS

                                                                              Suborbital Tank Separation

                                                                              In English

                                                                              SOV

                                                                              Shutoff Valve

                                                                              In English

                                                                                SOV

                                                                                Solenoid-Operated Valve

                                                                                In English

                                                                                  SV

                                                                                  Safety Valve

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  SVS
                                                                                  Suit Ventilation System

                                                                                  The abbreviation SVS (Suit Ventilation System) is included in the abbreviation ESVS (Escape Suit Ventilation System).

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  TCF

                                                                                  Tank Checkout Facility

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  TCV
                                                                                  Thrust Chamber Valve

                                                                                  The abbreviation TCV (Thrust Chamber Valve) includes the abbreviation TC (Thrust Chamber).

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  TMPV

                                                                                  Torque Motor Pilot Valve

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                    TOW

                                                                                    Tank and Orbiter Weight

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    TPCE

                                                                                    Tank Pressure Control Experiment

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    TPO

                                                                                    Tank Pressurizing Orifice

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    VA

                                                                                    Ventilation Assistée

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VAP

                                                                                    Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    VDF

                                                                                    Ventilated Double Facade

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    VHA

                                                                                    Ventilateur Hydraulique Antidéflagrant

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VHR

                                                                                    Ventilateur Hydraulique Remorquable

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VMC

                                                                                    Ventilation Mécanique Contrôlée

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VO

                                                                                    Ventilation Opérationnelle

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VPP

                                                                                    Ventilation à Pression Positive

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    VV

                                                                                    Vent Valve

                                                                                    In English