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11:28 Nov 28, 2006
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Schalungsbau Stahlverbundbrücke
German term or phrase: Auffahrschnäbel
Bei der ersten und letzten Wageneinheit sind jeweils noch einseitig die Auffahrschnäbel an den Längsträgern zu montieren.

forming carriage - composite steel-concrete bridge
Lennart Helgesson
Local time: 16:49

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2access road
Ingeborg Gowans



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access road

though i checked every conceivable site about steel bridges, in German and in English, it does not seem to be a technical term; so I am thinking it would be the access road leading onto the bridge...

Ingeborg Gowans
Local time: 11:49
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 94
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