skidding

For term searches and specialty glossaries, please try the new GBK glossaries
13:11 Dec 28, 2009
English to Bulgarian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Forestry / Wood / Timber
English term or phrase: skidding
Definition from Environmental Defense Fund:
Short-distance moving of logs or felled trees from the stump to a point of loading.

Example sentence(s):
  • The main advantage of horse/oxen skidding is the very low level of damage to the residual trees and the forest soils. The main disadvantage is the low limit on skidding distance for which draft animals are economical. daviesand.com
  • Positioning a choker at the end of the log ensures that the log is moved along its longitudinal axis. Hooking up and skidding a tree or log requires much less energy than trying to move the tree or log sideways. Occupational Safety & Health Administr.
  • After a tree is cut and de-limbed, it must be moved through the forest to the landing, where it will be loaded onto a truck for transport to the log yard or mill. This process is called "skidding" because the long logs (8 - 24 feet long) are chained to a machine and dragged along the ground. Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2004
Glossary-building KudoZ




This question was created by:


This question will remain open until an answer receives the required level of agreement from peers. Submission is still possible.


Summary of translations provided
4влачене
Yavor Dimitrov


  

Translations offered


5 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
влачене


Definition from own experience or research:
Влаченето на дървесните трупи се прилага за по-лесното им пренасяне на малки разстояния, обикновено до точката на тяхното натоварване.

Example sentence(s):
  • 1) Влачене на дървен материал с въжета: Пожарите, свързани с триене при извършване на дейност с влачене с въжета стават в резултат на топлина, получена при триене на въжетата в запалителни обекти, като дървета, греди или пънове. - КОНКРЕТНИ ПРИЧИНИ ЗА  
  • 1. Изсичане и изкореняване на дървета и храсти, косене на трева и бране на плодове без разрешение на администрацията, която управлява пътя; 2. 3. 4. 5. Влачене на дървета и други предмети; - РЕШЕНИЯ НА ОБЩИНСКИ С  
  • (3) Тракторните и коларските горски пътища в зависимост от начина на извозване на дървените материали се разделят на две групи: 1. първа група - дървените материали се извозват, натоварени изцяло на транспортното средство; 2. втора група - дървените материали се извозват чрез влачене по терена. - НАРЕДБА № 39 ОТ 10 АПРИЛ  
Yavor Dimitrov
Bulgaria
Local time: 09:46
Native speaker of: Native in BulgarianBulgarian
PRO pts in category: 16
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



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.

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:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search