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19:15 Feb 17, 2012
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English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: stackers
Very little context, it's a milestone:
Bids Received – Stackers and Reclaimers – 13 Jan 2012
Bids Received – Shiploaders – 13 Jan 2012

I know this should be very easy but I'm looking for community support.

« gerbeurs / empileuse » don't seem to fit.

This yields « ENGIN DE MISE ET DE REPRISE AU TAS » -- does that sound right?
Marc Rizkallah
Local time: 07:39

Summary of answers provided
4 +1empileurs et récupérateurs
Nancie Leduc
FX Fraipont

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

"Excavateur, sur rails ou sur chenilles, comportant, à l'extrémité d'un bras, une roue équipée de godets munis de dents résistant à l'abrasion, utilisé pour extraire des matériaux tendres (en place) ou pour reprendre un stock de matériaux en vrac."

FX Fraipont
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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
empileurs et récupérateurs

Empileur-récupérateur : gros appareil pouvant à la fois empiler le vrac en piles d'entreposage et le récupérer à l'aide d'une roue-pelle

Example sentence(s):
  • http://www.metso.com/miningandconstruction/mm_bulk.nsf/WebWID/WTB-041103-2256F-F999B
  • http://www.abb.ca/industries/db0003db004335/3005f0028f5d5e47c12576be006e27f5.aspx

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stacker
    Reference: http://www.linguee.com/english-french/search?source=auto&que...
Nancie Leduc
Local time: 01:39
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