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English translation: drawdown well


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German term or phrase:Absenkbrunnen
English translation:drawdown well
Entered by: Alan Johnson
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07:10 Feb 10, 2009
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German term or phrase: Absenkbrunnen
Teufen von 10 m für die Absenkbrunnen außerhalb der Schlitzwand, 25 m für die Infiltrationsbrunnen, 40 m für die Absenkbrunnen innerhalb der Schlitzwand und 65 m Teufe für die Mehrfach-Grundwasserbeobachtungsbrunnen im Absenkfeld.
Local time: 11:41
drawdown well
Or (groundwater) lowering well, but the groundwater is not usually required.
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Local time: 11:41
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drawdown well

Or (groundwater) lowering well, but the groundwater is not usually required.

Alan Johnson
Local time: 11:41
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