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Hochbehälter

English translation: elevated tanks

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09:19 Aug 20, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Hochbehälter
Auf dem Punkt der Mathildenhöhe baute Olbrich auf dem Hochbehälter der städtischen Wasserversorgung das Ausstellungsgebäude mit weiträumigen Terrassen und gestaffelten Pergolen. Hier finden ständig wechselnde Ausstellungen statt.
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:19
English translation:elevated tanks
Explanation:
Other possibilities: tower tanks, high-level tanks, roof cisterns
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 17:19
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Summary of answers provided
na +1water tower
Roland Grefer
nagravity tanksMartina Ley
naelevated tanks
Kim Metzger


  

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2 mins
elevated tanks


Explanation:
Other possibilities: tower tanks, high-level tanks, roof cisterns

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 17:19
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1568
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28 mins
gravity tanks


Explanation:
Part of a water supply system, vertical storage in so calles gravity tanks

Here an abstract:

The detailed inspection report shall include information relative to conditions of water supply, gravity and
pressure tanks and levels therein, valves, risers, piping, sprinkler heads, hose valves, hoses and nozzles,
siamese connections, alarms, fire pumps, obstructions, and conditions of all other system equipment and
appurtenances. All defects of violations shall be noted on the report. Records should be kept for one year
and be made available to any representative of the Fire Department.


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Martina Ley
Local time: 00:19
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
PRO pts in category: 2
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4 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
water tower


Explanation:
... Olbricht constructed an exhibition building with ... on top of the municipal water tower.

Roland Grefer
Local time: 18:19
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12

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