global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Tech/Engineering



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
19:46 May 28, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: desplante
Title of section -
Excavacion para el desplante de las estructuras
P Berryman

Summary of answers provided
Ivan Costa Pinto
nasubgradeJesús Paredes



1 hr

desplante = explanación (Diccionario para ingenieros, Robb)

Explanación: Allanamiento, igualación o nivelación de una superficie (Diccionario Clave).

Subgrade: layer of rock or earth leveled and graded for a foundation, as of a road (Webster's Dictionary)

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 06:26
PRO pts in pair: 151
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

6 hrs

"Excavation for the foundation of the structures".

Ivan Costa Pinto
United States
Local time: 05:26
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 34
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also: