batch plant

noun
a manufacturing plant where concrete is mixed before being transported to a construction site ready to be poured.
Also, batching plant.


Origin:
1940–45

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After treating with lime, mix the aggregate in a batch plant or a continuous mixing plant.
The proposed site certificate does not authorize construction of an on-site concrete batch plant.
In preparation for the upcoming construction, a railroad spur was installed to support the future operations of the batch plant.
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