What is stockpile?

  • (noun): Something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose.
    Synonyms: reserve, backlog
    See also — Additional definitions below

Stockpile

A stockpile is a pile or storage location for bulk materials, forming part of the bulk material handling process.

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Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant
... The plant is being built to destroy the chemical weapons stockpile at the Blue Grass Army Depot (BGAD), near Richmond, Kentucky ... constitute about two percent of the United States chemical weapons stockpile ... two percent of its original chemical weapons stockpile at the Blue Grass Army Depot ...
Pakistan And Weapons Of Mass Destruction - Infrastructure - Stockpile
... for verification Estimates of Pakistan's stockpile of nuclear warheads vary ... In 2003, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace estimated a stockpile of approximately 50 weapons ... The actual size of Pakistan's nuclear stockpile is hard for experts to gauge owing to the extreme secrecy which surrounds the program in Pakistan ...
Australia And Weapons Of Mass Destruction - Chemical Weapons
... Australia has never produced chemical weapons, it did stockpile chemical weapons sourced from the USA and Britain ... A stockpile of 1,000 pound phosgene bombs was discovered at Embi Airfield in 1970 and disposed of by Australian Army personnel, and, up to 1990, drums of mustard gas were still being discovered in the bush ... Another stockpile of chemical weapons was discovered at Maxwelton, Queensland in 1989 ...
Stockpile
... A stockpile is a pile or storage location for bulk materials, forming part of the bulk material handling process ... Stockpiles are used in many different areas, such as in a port, refinery or manufacturing facility ... The stockpile is normally created by a stacker ...
Stockpile (disambiguation)
... A Stockpile is a temporary storage method used in bulk material handling ... Stockpile may also refer to A military stockpile, a staging tactic involving the grouping of resources A soil stockpile, a method of storing topsoil ...

More definitions of "stockpile":

  • (noun): A storage pile accumulated for future use.