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English translation: dangerous/danger of explosive atmospheres

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19:36 Feb 29, 2012
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / Recurring abbreviation
German term or phrase: g.e.A.
This is an abbreviation apearing over and over in a document about distillery and guidelines on distilleries and risk of explosion therein:

Example 1: Kleine Pumpenräume; Bildung von g.e.A. durch Leckagen möglich, diese werden aber z.B. durch regelmäßige Kontrollen frühzeitig erkannt.

Example 2: Gelegentlich g.e.A. bei Befüllung.

Example 3: G.e.A. beim An- und Abfahren
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Local time: 12:00
English translation:dangerous/danger of explosive atmospheres
Explanation:
eur-lex.europa.eu/Notice.do?mode=dbl...
2.2.4 Ist die Bildung von gefährlicher explosionsfähiger Atmosphäre möglich?

www.rolec-enclosures.co.uk/technical/catalogue/Ex_Catalogue... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Bereiche, in denen eine gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre durch Gase ... Areas where dangerous explosive atmospheres due to gases, vapours or mists ...

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www.bre.co.uk › AtoZ › Dust explosion testing - Dust testingIt sets minimum requirements for the protection of workers from fire and explosion risks related to dangerous substances and potentially explosive atmospheres.

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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DSEARDSEAR is the UK implementation of the European Union ATEX directive. The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 ( DSEAR ) ...

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www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/.../JSP375_Leaflet56_DSEARFinal.pdf... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
LEAFLET 56. DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES AND EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES. Contents. FOREWORD. 1. Scope. 2. Introduction. 3. Roles & Responsibilities ...
Testing and Analytical Services for Industrial Gas Systems — Air ...
www.airproducts.co.uk/ServicePlus/DSEAR.htmDangerous Substances Explosive Atmosphere Regulations - DSEAR. The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) 2002 ...
ATEX Fan technical details including dangerous substance and ...
www.axair-fans.co.uk/technical.php?technical=atexIt became UK law on 1 July 2006 by the introduction of DSEAR (Dangerous Substances & Explosive Atmospheres Regulations), which must be observed by the ...
[PDF]
HSC Proposals for the Dangerous Substances and Explosive ...
www.hseni.gov.uk/cd_dangerous_substances_explosive_atmosphe... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
Proposals for the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations. The Commission tries to make its consultation procedure as thorough and ...

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Note added at 42 mins (2012-02-29 20:18:45 GMT)
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and confirmation of the German abbreviation:

Die Bereiche, in welchen eine gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre (g.e.A) auftreten kann, müssen als explosionsgefährdete Zonen ausgewiesen werden.
[PDF]
GUV-I 842 - Beispielsammlung Explosionsschutzmaßnahmen bei ...
publikationen.dguv.de/dguv/pdf/10002/i-842.pdf - Translate this page
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre: Gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre (g.e.A.) ist explosionsfähige Atmosphäre in. Gefahr drohender Menge.
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David Hollywood
Local time: 13:00
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thanks so much!
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dangerous/danger of explosive atmospheres


Explanation:
eur-lex.europa.eu/Notice.do?mode=dbl...
2.2.4 Ist die Bildung von gefährlicher explosionsfähiger Atmosphäre möglich?

www.rolec-enclosures.co.uk/technical/catalogue/Ex_Catalogue... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Bereiche, in denen eine gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre durch Gase ... Areas where dangerous explosive atmospheres due to gases, vapours or mists ...

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Note added at 35 mins (2012-02-29 20:11:32 GMT)
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www.bre.co.uk › AtoZ › Dust explosion testing - Dust testingIt sets minimum requirements for the protection of workers from fire and explosion risks related to dangerous substances and potentially explosive atmospheres.

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Note added at 36 mins (2012-02-29 20:12:25 GMT)
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DSEARDSEAR is the UK implementation of the European Union ATEX directive. The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 ( DSEAR ) ...

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Note added at 39 mins (2012-02-29 20:15:18 GMT)
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www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/.../JSP375_Leaflet56_DSEARFinal.pdf... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
LEAFLET 56. DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES AND EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES. Contents. FOREWORD. 1. Scope. 2. Introduction. 3. Roles & Responsibilities ...
Testing and Analytical Services for Industrial Gas Systems — Air ...
www.airproducts.co.uk/ServicePlus/DSEAR.htmDangerous Substances Explosive Atmosphere Regulations - DSEAR. The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) 2002 ...
ATEX Fan technical details including dangerous substance and ...
www.axair-fans.co.uk/technical.php?technical=atexIt became UK law on 1 July 2006 by the introduction of DSEAR (Dangerous Substances & Explosive Atmospheres Regulations), which must be observed by the ...
[PDF]
HSC Proposals for the Dangerous Substances and Explosive ...
www.hseni.gov.uk/cd_dangerous_substances_explosive_atmosphe... Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
Proposals for the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations. The Commission tries to make its consultation procedure as thorough and ...

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Note added at 42 mins (2012-02-29 20:18:45 GMT)
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and confirmation of the German abbreviation:

Die Bereiche, in welchen eine gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre (g.e.A) auftreten kann, müssen als explosionsgefährdete Zonen ausgewiesen werden.
[PDF]
GUV-I 842 - Beispielsammlung Explosionsschutzmaßnahmen bei ...
publikationen.dguv.de/dguv/pdf/10002/i-842.pdf - Translate this page
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre: Gefährliche explosionsfähige Atmosphäre (g.e.A.) ist explosionsfähige Atmosphäre in. Gefahr drohender Menge.

David Hollywood
Local time: 13:00
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 96
Grading comment
thanks so much!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  philgoddard: I think you could just say explosion risk.
2 mins
  -> sounds fine but there are quite a few English refs using "atmospheres" too ... thanks Phil :)
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