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|English to French translations [PRO]|
|English term or phrase: Trailing suction hopper dredger ; hopper|
|It's a vessel. I found :|
Drague suceuse porteuse à clapets but for "trailing", nothing.
Hopper : "time for loading the hopper with sand" ; it's a part if this dredger but can't find the exact term.
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drague suceuse porteuse à élinde trainante; hopper = puits à déblais
The "élinde" is the suction pipe. In this dredger type, the seabed is broken by a (large) cutter screw and the debris sucked up and dumped in the hopper.
The hopper can be on-board on alongside.
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