was water cut

17:00 Oct 19, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci
English term or phrase: was water cut
Estoy traduciendo un documento que habla de la limpieza de un tanque de lodo de petróleo pesado (heavy slop oil tank) con un producto de limpieza comercial:

"Further analysis showed the remaining H2S resided in the water and not the oil or solids, because of this the decision was made to let the contents of the tank settle, and draw off the water. Once the water phase was removed from the tank the remaining oil and solids were tested for LEL and H2S with acceptable results (H2S
Yvonne Becker
Local time: 03:35


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5 -1En ese momento ***se agregó agua al tanque*** para la limpieza final
Constanza Toro
3 -1realizar un corte por chorro de agua
Maria Iglesia Ramos


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realizar un corte por chorro de agua


Explanation:
Creo que esa es la traducción en este contexto.


    https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corte_con_chorro_de_agua
Maria Iglesia Ramos
Spain
Local time: 09:35
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

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disagree  Pablo Martínez (X): ¿Un corte de qué? ¿Cortaron el tanque? El enlace habla de otra cosa que no tiene nada que ver...
2 days 6 hrs
  -> la idea es que el tanque se limpió por chorro de agua
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1 day 10 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
En ese momento ***se agregó agua al tanque*** para la limpieza final


Explanation:
Context:
Once the water phase was removed from the tank the remaining oil and solids were tested for LEL and H2S with acceptable results (H2S <10ppm). Since [company name] assumed that pyrophoric material would be present from a chemistry standpoint, tank shell surveys were performed with no hot spots detected. At that time the tank **was water cut** for final cleaning

¡Espero que te sea útil!

Constanza Toro
Argentina
Local time: 04:35
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disagree  Pablo Martínez (X): No me parece que sea ese el significado.
22 hrs
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