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English Transport / Transportation / Shipping Translation Glossary

English term English translation
hadover provisions typo for handover - the act of giving up or relinquishing more than one high... without placing one on top of another
Entered by: Charles Davis
A is over 30kg è B is less than 6mm. A is over 30kg & B is less than 6mm.
as per margin as shown on the bill of lading margin
ASL Above Sea Level
Entered by: Ramona Ali
bear left turn left
Entered by: airmailrpl
Bulk runs transportation of articles in buckets (skips)
C / L Carload C/L
calculations that are made to see... clearance limit compliance calculations
choke/throttle choke = valve that reduces air flow to warm a cold engine / throttle = accelerator
Entered by: Charles Davis
clean on board no problems detected with shipment
collection manifest receipt
Entered by: Goldcoaster
consignee TO ORDER and notify as per instruction of buyers Bill of Lading should be issued in the name and address of the Consignee
Entered by: Mindaugas Vasinauskas
correct change exact amount of money
critical design freeze stage stage at which the design must be set
Entered by: conejo
DBFO Design Build Finance Operate
DCR Daily Charter Rate
Entered by: Ildiko Santana
Declaration of Conformity statement that a product, service, etc. meets the requirements
delivery they both mean the same
dispersion of the transport process into the whole territory spreading out and availability of transport in the whole territory
Entered by: Mwananchi
door move door-to-door move
EPOM ethylene propylene
Entered by: Taña Dalglish
fire sale cut-rate sale
freight costs are to be credited to the customer i.e. paid by the supplier (probably as a refund to the customer)
full-authority autonomous, not requiring human intervention
ground can (G-can) (on the) ground can, bin, pod
Entered by: sazo
GSP generalized system of preferences
Entered by: Alison Schwitzgebel
HC High Cube
Entered by: Matheus Chaud
hooked routes linked routes (for commuting)
in air in atmospheric pressure
in case of where... is involved
includes for the weighing of all pallets allows for
inward investor foreign (controlled) company investing in a (another) country (or city)
landmark study a very important study
Entered by: atef Sharia
Largest brokerage operations of any integrator combine services/integrated services
Entered by: bigedsenior
light user someone who does not use it that much
makes you sail plain-sailing
MBL Master Bill of Lading
moving walkway a power-driven continuous flat surface which transports people while they stand or walk
n.o.s. not otherwise specified
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