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croquis de transport et de manutention


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08:15 Feb 5, 2009
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French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Transport / Transportation / Shipping
French term or phrase: croquis de transport et de manutention
From a Freight Forwarding contract:

Le Donneur d'Ordres fournira au Prestataire les éléments lui permettant de réaliser ses Prestations, tels que les dimensions, les poids, les croquis de transport et de manutention, les instructions précises en cas de manutention particulière, points de levage, etc.


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1 +1handling instructions
Graham macLachlan



8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5 peer agreement (net): +1
handling instructions

those drawings which explain where to lift it, which way up it should be carried, protected from sunlight, rain, etc.

Safe handling instructions that may accompany the load, that will show. the point of centre of gravity, whether the load is unevenly distributed, ...

Note added at 10 mins (2009-02-05 08:26:32 GMT)

shipping handling labels (pictograms)
International Pictogram Shipping / Handling Labels: ICCShop Canada
Shipping and handling labels. Fragile, Handle with care, Keep frozen, plus more.

Graham macLachlan
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Emma Paulay: Seems very likely!
13 mins
  -> Thanks m.a.

disagree  mchd: cela ne correspond pas
41 mins
  -> tant pis

agree  John Peterson: The above disagree seems a bit harsh - maybe qualify with illustrated to be on the safe side?
1 hr
  -> Thanks John, mchd must have got out of the wrong side of the bed this morning :)
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