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12:01 May 26, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Notverbund
Ersatzstromanlage - n+1, Notverbund, Ölvorrat 48 h

Alternative power supply - n+1, emergency connection, oil reserve, 48 h


Thanks for any ideas!
SianF
Local time: 18:47
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5 +1emergency stand-byMirjam6
4 +1emergency interconnection
pschmitt


  

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emergency interconnection


Explanation:
Everything seems to point at an emergency situation, power supply, oil reserve - could it possibly be that "Notverbund" refers to water?
If yes, I think it would be safe to translate it as "emergency interconnection".
(If not and there isn't any more context, maybe the more general "emergency system" might do).

Hope this helps

pschmitt
Local time: 17:47
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agree  Steffen Walter
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
emergency stand-by


Explanation:
interconnection refers to transmission networks
I'd use: Ersatzstromanlage = emergency generating set


Mirjam6
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