Bulkhead

Danish translation: skillevæg

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English term or phrase:Bulkhead
Danish translation:skillevæg
Entered by: Torben Hansen

05:12 Mar 23, 2009
English to Danish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
English term or phrase: Bulkhead
I have the term "Bulkhead" appear on a list of locations in a concert hall. You have stage, walls, ceiling, balconies etc and then bulkhead.
I have found a reference to a bulkhead in a concert hall:
http://www.cdnarchitect.com/issues/viewphoto.asp?pid=33878&s...
which seems to define it as the upper bulky part of a concert hall. Fine so far. But what is that called in Danish? Any suggestions are welcome!
Torben Hansen
United States
Local time: 17:40
skillevæg
Explanation:
Bulkhead bruges om skillevægge eller skotter (vægge) i skibe, bruges også om skillevægge i fly etc.
Gyldendas Røde angiver: (civ.ing.): skot, væg og andetsteds i samme opslag: skillerum, forplade.
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Joern Wennerstroem
Local time: 02:40
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bulkhead
skillevæg


Explanation:
Bulkhead bruges om skillevægge eller skotter (vægge) i skibe, bruges også om skillevægge i fly etc.
Gyldendas Røde angiver: (civ.ing.): skot, væg og andetsteds i samme opslag: skillerum, forplade.


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  • A bulkhead is the physical partition that divides a plane into different classes or sections. Typically, a bulkhead is a wall but can also be a curtain or screen. In addition to separating classes from one another, i.e. business and economy, bulkheads can

    Reference: http://www.seatguru.com/articles/bulkheads.php
Joern Wennerstroem
Local time: 02:40
Native speaker of: Danish
PRO pts in category: 3
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Torben
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