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English translation: environmental engineer

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Portuguese term or phrase:engenheiro do meio ambiente
English translation:environmental engineer
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18:00 Mar 5, 2002
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: Engineer
Ele trabalha como engenheiro civil e não como engenheiro mecânico.Qual outros ramos na área de engenharia existem e como se diz em inglês ou em alemão a palavra correspondente em português?
Beatriz Fuentes
civil engineer
Explanation:
Hi Beatriz,
There are many categories of engineers - here are the ones I can remember:
civil engineer
structural engineer
mechanical engineer
electrical engineer
electronic (or electronics) engineer
environmental engineer
water (or hydraulic) engineer

Categories by qualification (most qualified first):
chartered (or professional) engineer (= engenheiro in Portuguese)
technician engineer
engineering technician
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lexical
Spain
Local time: 15:22
Grading comment
Many thanks!
As I have already explained I noticed for the first time this translation workplace and I am very glad to say thank you to those that have helped me!
All the best!
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civil engineer


Explanation:
Hi Beatriz,
There are many categories of engineers - here are the ones I can remember:
civil engineer
structural engineer
mechanical engineer
electrical engineer
electronic (or electronics) engineer
environmental engineer
water (or hydraulic) engineer

Categories by qualification (most qualified first):
chartered (or professional) engineer (= engenheiro in Portuguese)
technician engineer
engineering technician


lexical
Spain
Local time: 15:22
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 560
Grading comment
Many thanks!
As I have already explained I noticed for the first time this translation workplace and I am very glad to say thank you to those that have helped me!
All the best!

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