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07:05 Apr 28, 2008
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation / Waste disposal plant
German term or phrase: Kesselkopfwerk
from an operating manual for a waste recycling plant. The "Kesselkopfwerk" should be running before the plant is started up.

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Colette Kinsella
Local time: 19:54

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3boiler headwork
Jon Fedler
1boiler crownErika Berrai-Flynn

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boiler crown

Kopfwerk = Kopfteil = crown
Um beurteilen zu können, ob der Kessel mit boiler richtig übersetzt ist muss man wissen mit was der Kessel betrieben wird.

Erika Berrai-Flynn
United States
Local time: 20:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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boiler headwork

I'm not familiar with this field, but a webcheck turned up several sites for environmental equipment that refer to a headworks, of which the boiler is one of several components.

Note added at 8 hrs (2008-04-28 15:20:20 GMT)

Oops. In order of priority the order in English should be exactly the opposite; namely HEADWORK BOILER

Jon Fedler
Local time: 21:54
Native speaker of: English
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