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01:15 Apr 29, 2008
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Spanish term or phrase: Arranc. BBA
This is from a shipping equipment checklist. It recurs often as in Arranc. BBA Lodos, Arranc. BBA Carga, etc.

Does anyone know what BBA stands for?

And is it 'Start' as in a command, or 'Starter'?
Chris Bruton
United States
Local time: 11:38
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Summary of answers provided
2Start pump
Anne Smith Campbell


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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
Start pump


Explanation:
Thinking over my comment above it actually could be an equipment checklist, they have to check the pumps to see they are functioning properly.
And the only thing I can think of for "BBA" is an acronym for "Bomba".

I found it appears here:
http://209.85.135.104/search?q=cache:pgXXtQAbFhIJ:www.termap...

Though I haven't found any other page for the moment, therefore although it may seem to me the most logical it may not be accurate at all, therefore my low level of confidence.
Hope it helps in some way!

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Note added at 1 hora (2008-04-29 02:32:10 GMT)
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Must add, it would be in any case, continuing the phrase of the original: "start mud pump, start loading pump, etc"

Anne Smith Campbell
Spain
Local time: 18:38
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Notes to answerer
Asker: According to client it is Pump Starter. Thanks for your help!

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