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Werkserhaltung

English translation: plant maintenance

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12:29 Aug 28, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Werkserhaltung
manufacturing
Robert
English translation:plant maintenance
Explanation:
Langenscheidt Wirtschaftswörterbuch

Another possibility, depending on context, could be:

plant preservation, plant conservation

Hope it helps.

Geri
Selected response from:

Geri Linda Metterle
Local time: 14:26
Grading comment
Thank you, this seems to be the consensus answer.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2plant maintenanceGeri Linda Metterle
na +1factory maintenanceKlaus Dorn
nafactory maintenanceWilliam Meyer
naplant preservation/to keep the plant runningMartin Schneekloth


  

Answers


5 mins peer agreement (net): +1
factory maintenance


Explanation:
to "erhalten" something, means to maintain it in a working order, "werk" is just a factory.

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 16:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Schleber: yes, but plant maintenance is also good.
10 mins
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14 mins peer agreement (net): +2
plant maintenance


Explanation:
Langenscheidt Wirtschaftswörterbuch

Another possibility, depending on context, could be:

plant preservation, plant conservation

Hope it helps.

Geri

Geri Linda Metterle
Local time: 14:26
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7
Grading comment
Thank you, this seems to be the consensus answer.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Schleber: Yes, but only plant maintenance.
1 min
  -> Why not preservation or conservation?

agree  Johanna Timm, PhD: confirmed by Eichborn( plant maintenance)
50 mins
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18 mins
plant preservation/to keep the plant running


Explanation:
avoiding the closure of a plant, keeping it open, keeping it up and running

Martin Schneekloth
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 111
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1 hr
factory maintenance


Explanation:
'Werkstatt" is a work shop. 'Werk', like 'produkte' is really generic. If you provide a complete sentence, it would help.

William Meyer
PRO pts in pair: 15
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