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17:47 Dec 1, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: colero
Se trata de un oficio o actividad dentro de una obra de construcción. Dice: "carcheque, colero, bandereo "y debo traducirlo al inglés
Local time: 10:48

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4"Site demarkation"
4mine foreman
Thais Maria Lips
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mine foreman

n. top hat, type of formal hat with a tall round top and an upturned brim (Southern Cone), mine foreman (Central America, Southern Cone, Mexico)

Thais Maria Lips
United States
Local time: 07:48
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese, Native in EnglishEnglish
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"Site demarkation"

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Se hace con el fin de visualizar y definir los distintos trabajos a .... BANDEREO: consiste en la demarcación del campo con banderas dependiendo de la ... _labores_eo.d... - Páginas similares

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Note added at 37 mins (2008-12-01 18:24:05 GMT)


Local time: 08:48
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8 days
Reference: colero

Reference information:
En la jerga carbonífera como "Colero" se conocía a los mineros que estaban encargados de unir los carros que llegaban al fondo de los piques. Era una pega complicada y riesgosa, por lo que ha menudo ocurrían accidentes.

Note added at 8 días (2008-12-09 21:38:22 GMT)

CORRIDA: Conjunto de carros y/o chasis de carga, arrastrados por una Locomotora o Winche.

COLERO: Minero encargado de armar la corrida.

Note added at 13 días (2008-12-15 13:35:42 GMT)

ha sido un placer poder ayudarte

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Asker: Muchas gracias, Domingo!

Asker: Efectivamente, has dado en el clavo. Muchísimas gracias, lo dejé como car handler en inglés

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