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Balkenlagen

English translation: joists of a floor / frame (framing) of joists / decking

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German term or phrase:Balkenlagen
English translation:joists of a floor / frame (framing) of joists / decking
Entered by: Jonathan MacKerron
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13:15 Nov 22, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Balkenlagen
Dauer
2 Wochen
Kursschwerpunkte
Dachkonstruktionen, Balkenlagen
Holzrahmenbauweise von Häusern, Trockenbau

From a course certification of the Bundesbildungszentrum des Zimmerer- und Ausbaugewerbes in Kassel.

I just found 'beams' in a Kudoz search but is there anything better in this context?
Shane London
Australia
Local time: 07:40
joists of a floor / frame (framing) of joists / decking
Explanation:
so says Langenscheidts Bauwesen

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Note added at 20 mins (2008-11-22 13:35:37 GMT)
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Timber Framing (taking Kim's ideas into account)
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Jonathan MacKerron
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Thanks very much
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +2joists of a floor / frame (framing) of joists / decking
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joists of a floor / frame (framing) of joists / decking


Explanation:
so says Langenscheidts Bauwesen

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Note added at 20 mins (2008-11-22 13:35:37 GMT)
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Timber Framing (taking Kim's ideas into account)

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 275
Grading comment
Thanks very much

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger: But as a course subject, I would use joist and beam framing. Balken are not just joists. Or maybe just timber framing.
7 mins
  -> joisting from horses would be more exciting...

agree  Inge Meinzer
7 hrs
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Nov 27, 2008 - Changes made by Jonathan MacKerron:
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