We have 10 entries in our Glossary for this letter.
An internet based tool used to track status of survival certs; medicals etc for UK offshore workers.
Guide to Vantage Cards
VAT - Value Added Tax
A UK tax charged on products and services.
Very Early Smoke Detection and Alarm
Trade name which has become synonymous for all types of aspirating smoke detection systems.
A thermal cracking process unit in a refinery used to break up large molecules into smaller ones.
It is applied to the residue of vacuum distillation as part of the overall conversion process.
A measure of a fluid's resistance to flow.
Viscosity Toolbox Page
Volatile Organic Compound
VPN - Virtual Private Network
The use of encryption to provide a secure connection through an otherwise insecure network e.g. typically the Internet.
The encryption may be performed by firewall software or possibly by routers.
VSD - Variable Speed Drive
An electrical system that allows a motor to be controlled to run at different speeds.
Vendor To Advise
Notified Body based in Finland
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