Definition of 'on stream'
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Others will come on stream once they are assessed by education bosses. The Sun (2010)Higher prices will bring more output on stream. Times, Sunday Times (2007)By the time the new power came on stream the winters had turned mild again. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The first extra capacity is set to come on stream this year. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The academies have come on stream in the past few years and many are hugely expensive and time consuming. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Another 3,500 rooms will come on stream next year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In part, it was because projects planned years ago came on stream this year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This was driven by positive production and good profit margins from new fields coming on stream in Brazil. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This will be on stream by the first half of 2013 and should raise total production by a third. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Charges will go up in places where we need to bring investment on stream earlier to ensure the capacity is in place to meet demand. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But the new capacity will take some time to come on stream, and until then demand will grow quickly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That was to do with the price of iron ore, the previous one to problems at bringing the mine on stream. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The company has also embarked on a massive investment programme on its mining activities, which will come on stream in due course. Times, Sunday Times (2011)By then the new models will be on stream and the Chinese will know if it justifies investing in a new production system. The Sun (2008)The aim was to keep the motor trade ticking over until company car sales come back on stream, and it has succeeded. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There are thousands of feet of extra space still to come on stream, just when many companies are going to go to the wall. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At the same time, the world's largest miners have new supplies coming on stream soon. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The first opened in Cambridge in June and a second will come on stream this year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the industrial sector, the rolling mills and the sheet metal plants were producing uncompetitive goods for domestic consumers that had not come on stream. The Origins of Economic Inequality between Nations: A critique of Western theories on development and underdevelopment (1990)At the same time, the world's largest miners have new supplies scheduled to come on stream soon. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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