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Vertikalerschliessung

English translation: vertical access

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13:18 Sep 2, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
German term or phrase: Vertikalerschliessung
seems to be a Swiss term based on googling it and indeed this is a Swiss text. Refers to elevators, stairwells, etc. but would like one term for it. Assistance appreciated.
SpreeSarah
United States
Local time: 03:25
English translation:vertical access
Explanation:
Besides development, Erchließung can also mean access.

Floors above or below grade without vertical access such as (elevator, lift or ramp):

http://www.sanjoseca.gov/building/Other/adap2.htm

Interior and exterior stairs connecting levels that are not connected by an elevator, ramp, or other accessible means of vertical access shall comply with 4.9.

http://www.access-board.gov/adaag/html/adaag.htm
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:25
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vertical access


Explanation:
Besides development, Erchließung can also mean access.

Floors above or below grade without vertical access such as (elevator, lift or ramp):

http://www.sanjoseca.gov/building/Other/adap2.htm

Interior and exterior stairs connecting levels that are not connected by an elevator, ramp, or other accessible means of vertical access shall comply with 4.9.

http://www.access-board.gov/adaag/html/adaag.htm


Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:25
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agree  mbrodie
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agree  xxxjhp
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agree  Steffen Walter: or "vertical access system"
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agree  Rebecca Garber
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