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English translation: fire-fighting cannons

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18:02 Feb 23, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Spanish term or phrase: camones de corte de fuego
Another impossible question - maybe.
There are two parts to this
- the first word is most likely a typo - so what did they mean to say?
-the second part is what is a "corte de fuego". This ship has guns, so it could be a cease fire order.

"camones de corte de fuego"
S Ben Price
Spain
Local time: 23:58
English translation:fire-fighting cannons
Explanation:
Creo que deberían ser "cañones". Check your text, maybe your original has some typos.

http://www.petroleumnews.com/pntruncate/638674499.shtml
They also are equipped with firefighting cannons and emergency response and oil spill recovery equipment. The enhanced tractor tugs are the most powerful cycloidal propulsion tugs ever built, capable of moving 360-degrees in either direction, a bollard pull of 208,000 pounds and a vessel speed of 14.5 knots.
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Luis Rey Ballesteros (Luiroi)
Local time: 16:58
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fire-fighting cannons


Explanation:
Creo que deberían ser "cañones". Check your text, maybe your original has some typos.

http://www.petroleumnews.com/pntruncate/638674499.shtml
They also are equipped with firefighting cannons and emergency response and oil spill recovery equipment. The enhanced tractor tugs are the most powerful cycloidal propulsion tugs ever built, capable of moving 360-degrees in either direction, a bollard pull of 208,000 pounds and a vessel speed of 14.5 knots.

Luis Rey Ballesteros (Luiroi)
Local time: 16:58
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