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12:22 Oct 31, 2005
German to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase:Forstschürze
Im Randbereich sind ... ausreichend dimensionierte Anschüttungen oder Frostschürzen vorzusehen.
Explanation: Skirting is the generic term for a strip of material running around a building or room at ground or floor level. For instance skirting board.
From the first reference it is clear that a Forstschürze has this form and I found a number of references showing damage to above ground external skirting board due to frost heave, which would have been prevented by a Forstschürze