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French translation: papeterie, centrale électrique, aciérie, usine de textile, station de traitemt. des eaux usées

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English term or phrase:Paper mills, power plants, steel mills, textile plants, sewage plants
French translation:papeterie, centrale électrique, aciérie, usine de textile, station de traitemt. des eaux usées
Entered by: Connie Leipholz
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05:26 Oct 5, 2000
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Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Paper mills, power plants, steel mills, textile plants, sewage plants
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Marie-Christine
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Explanation:
I listed each item separately.

paper mill = "papeterie" ou "usine de papier" ou encore "fabrique de papier". Quant à moi, je choisirais "usine de papier".

Source : Termium
Pulp and Paper
Types of Industrial Operations
Français Pâtes et papier
Types d'exploitation industrielle

paper mill CORRECT
usine de papier CORRECT, FEM
papeterie CORRECT, FEM
fabrique de papier FEM
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power plant = centrale électrique

Source : Termium
Electric Power Stations
Français Centrales électriques

In English, power plant has a host of synonyms, which all mean "centrale électrique" :
electric power station CORRECT
electric power plant CORRECT
power station CORRECT
generating station CORRECT
generating plant CORRECT
powerhouse s CORRECT
power house
electricity plant
electrical power station
electricity station
Français : centrale électrique s CORRECT, FEM

DEF - Any unit that converts some form of energy into electrical energy, such as hydroelectric or steam generating station, a diesel-electric engine in a locomotive, or a nuclear power plant. s
DEF - Ensemble d'installations constituant une usine génératrice d'énergie électrique par conversion d'autres formes d'énergie (thermique, nucléaire, hydraulique, marémotrice, géothermique, solaire, éolienne.) s
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Steel mill = (1) aciérie or (2) usine sidérurgique

In English, "steel mill" can also be rendered by a number of different terms. In French, you have 2 : aciérie or usine sidérurgique.

Source : Termium
(1) steel works CORRECT, PLUR
Français aciérie CORRECT, FEM
steel plant CORRECT
steel mill CORRECT
steel works plant
steel producing mill

DEF - A plant where steel is made. s
DEF - Usine où l'on fabrique l'acier.

(2) iron-and-steel plant CORRECT
usine sidérurgique CORRECT, FEM
iron and steel plant
iron and steel works s
iron mill
steel mill

CONT - Canada has four primary integrated iron-and-steel plants, that is, plants in which all the processes involved in the manufacture of iron and steel are carried on.
EX - Une usine sidérurgique transforme le minerai de fer en fonte ou en acier
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textile plant = usine de textiles

In English, the term "mill" is often used for "plant", i.e. textile mill.

Source : Termium
Domaine : Textile Industries
Français Industries du textile

textile mill CORRECT
usine de textiles CORRECT, FEM

OBS - Équivalent confirmé par le Bureau de la laine et Yves Thériault, traducteur à Statistique Canada
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sewage plant = (1) station d'épuration des eaux usées
(2) station d'épuratin des eaux d'égout
(3) station de traitement des eaux usées
(4) station de traitement des eaux résiduaires

You have four choices in French to render this term.

Source : Termium
Domaine : Water Pollution, Waste Management
Français Pollution de l'eau ; Gestion des déchets

wastewater treatment plant/management plant CORRECT
Français : station d'épuration des eaux d'égout CORRECT, FEM
Or
station d'épuration des eaux usées CORRECT, FEM
station de traitement des eaux usées CORRECT, FEM
station de traitement d'eaux résiduaires CORRECT, FEM

In the case of "sewage plant", you have 4 choices, but I would settle for "station d'épuration des eaux usées".

I hope this answers all your questions adequately.

Best wishes,
Connie





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Connie Leipholz
Canada
Local time: 07:31
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napapeteries, centrales électriques, aciéries, usines textiles, stations d'épuration ou
Brigitte Gendebien


  

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papeteries, centrales électriques, aciéries, usines textiles, stations d'épuration ou


Explanation:
stations de traitement des eaux usées

paper mill: papeterie, fabrique de papier

power plant: centrale électrique;
centrale énergétique;
groupe moteur; groupe propulsif;
groupe motopropulseur;
source d'énergie; groupe turbomoteur

textile plant: plante textile, plante à fibre, usine textile

sewage disposal works;
sewage disposal plant : installation d'évacuation des eaux d'égout [1]

cleaning system [1];
sewage treatment plant [2];
wastewater treatment plant [3]: installation d'épuration [1];
installation d'épuration des eaux usées [2];
station d'épuration des eaux usées [3];
station d'épuration [4];
usine d'épuration [5];
station de traitement des eaux usées [6]
fully biological sewage treatment plant: station d'épuration entièrement biologique [1];
station d'épuration biologique totale [2]


    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 13:31
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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Explanation:
I listed each item separately.

paper mill = "papeterie" ou "usine de papier" ou encore "fabrique de papier". Quant à moi, je choisirais "usine de papier".

Source : Termium
Pulp and Paper
Types of Industrial Operations
Français Pâtes et papier
Types d'exploitation industrielle

paper mill CORRECT
usine de papier CORRECT, FEM
papeterie CORRECT, FEM
fabrique de papier FEM
=====================
power plant = centrale électrique

Source : Termium
Electric Power Stations
Français Centrales électriques

In English, power plant has a host of synonyms, which all mean "centrale électrique" :
electric power station CORRECT
electric power plant CORRECT
power station CORRECT
generating station CORRECT
generating plant CORRECT
powerhouse s CORRECT
power house
electricity plant
electrical power station
electricity station
Français : centrale électrique s CORRECT, FEM

DEF - Any unit that converts some form of energy into electrical energy, such as hydroelectric or steam generating station, a diesel-electric engine in a locomotive, or a nuclear power plant. s
DEF - Ensemble d'installations constituant une usine génératrice d'énergie électrique par conversion d'autres formes d'énergie (thermique, nucléaire, hydraulique, marémotrice, géothermique, solaire, éolienne.) s
==========================
Steel mill = (1) aciérie or (2) usine sidérurgique

In English, "steel mill" can also be rendered by a number of different terms. In French, you have 2 : aciérie or usine sidérurgique.

Source : Termium
(1) steel works CORRECT, PLUR
Français aciérie CORRECT, FEM
steel plant CORRECT
steel mill CORRECT
steel works plant
steel producing mill

DEF - A plant where steel is made. s
DEF - Usine où l'on fabrique l'acier.

(2) iron-and-steel plant CORRECT
usine sidérurgique CORRECT, FEM
iron and steel plant
iron and steel works s
iron mill
steel mill

CONT - Canada has four primary integrated iron-and-steel plants, that is, plants in which all the processes involved in the manufacture of iron and steel are carried on.
EX - Une usine sidérurgique transforme le minerai de fer en fonte ou en acier
===========================================
textile plant = usine de textiles

In English, the term "mill" is often used for "plant", i.e. textile mill.

Source : Termium
Domaine : Textile Industries
Français Industries du textile

textile mill CORRECT
usine de textiles CORRECT, FEM

OBS - Équivalent confirmé par le Bureau de la laine et Yves Thériault, traducteur à Statistique Canada
=================================
sewage plant = (1) station d'épuration des eaux usées
(2) station d'épuratin des eaux d'égout
(3) station de traitement des eaux usées
(4) station de traitement des eaux résiduaires

You have four choices in French to render this term.

Source : Termium
Domaine : Water Pollution, Waste Management
Français Pollution de l'eau ; Gestion des déchets

wastewater treatment plant/management plant CORRECT
Français : station d'épuration des eaux d'égout CORRECT, FEM
Or
station d'épuration des eaux usées CORRECT, FEM
station de traitement des eaux usées CORRECT, FEM
station de traitement d'eaux résiduaires CORRECT, FEM

In the case of "sewage plant", you have 4 choices, but I would settle for "station d'épuration des eaux usées".

I hope this answers all your questions adequately.

Best wishes,
Connie








    Reference: http://www.termium.com
Connie Leipholz
Canada
Local time: 07:31
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Thank you very much for your precious help!

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