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English translation: rockfill

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Spanish term or phrase:pedraplenes
English translation:rockfill
Entered by: rhandler
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01:03 Oct 21, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / construction
Spanish term or phrase: pedraplenes
From:

"ejecucion de pedraplenes"

From a construction firm´s QA Manual
xxxcpbrooks
rockfill
Explanation:
Literal

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Note added at 2002-10-21 01:11:02 (GMT)
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Here are some examples and references:

Earthwork/grading engineering - cemented rockfill for cofferdams - [ Traduzir esta página ]
... I would like to know the material properties(such as shear strenght and permeability)of cemented rockfill and cemented gravel and some example of these ...
www.eng-tips.com/gviewthread.cfm/ lev2/8/lev3/41/pid/158/qid/30708 - 27k

Mining Engineers Toolbox - Cemented Rockfill
... Cemented Rockfill (CRF). Cemented rockfill (CRF) is generally described as any material greater than sand size that is used to backfill underground mines. ...
www.mininglife.com/Miner/Backfill/ Cemented_Rockfill.htm - 37k -

Rockfill dams:more information
Towards English homepage, Research example More information on partnership with consulting engineers on numerical simulation of rockfill dams. ...
www.cemagref.fr/English/ex/water-waste/ Rock-dams/rock02.htm - 8k
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rockfill


Explanation:
Literal

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Note added at 2002-10-21 01:11:02 (GMT)
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Here are some examples and references:

Earthwork/grading engineering - cemented rockfill for cofferdams - [ Traduzir esta página ]
... I would like to know the material properties(such as shear strenght and permeability)of cemented rockfill and cemented gravel and some example of these ...
www.eng-tips.com/gviewthread.cfm/ lev2/8/lev3/41/pid/158/qid/30708 - 27k

Mining Engineers Toolbox - Cemented Rockfill
... Cemented Rockfill (CRF). Cemented rockfill (CRF) is generally described as any material greater than sand size that is used to backfill underground mines. ...
www.mininglife.com/Miner/Backfill/ Cemented_Rockfill.htm - 37k -

Rockfill dams:more information
Towards English homepage, Research example More information on partnership with consulting engineers on numerical simulation of rockfill dams. ...
www.cemagref.fr/English/ex/water-waste/ Rock-dams/rock02.htm - 8k


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