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joint d'isolement, première face bétnnée

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02:55 Apr 1, 2008
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
French term or phrase: joint d'isolement, première face bétnnée
The context concerns the price of "joint d'isolement".... and "Il ne couvrent pas le coffrage de la première face bétnnée"
candyliu
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5isolation joint
B D Finch
4expansion joint, the first poured surfaceasptech


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isolation joint


Explanation:
The isolation joint is to separate, say, a floor slab from elements of the structure that have different coefficients of expansion. This enables differential movement between them.

The second part should be a separate question, but it is perhaps sufficient to point out that there is a missing "o".



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expansion joint, the first poured surface


Explanation:
An expansion joint divides the concrete structure so that the different parts can contract and expand (temperature, shrinkage) independently of each other.

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