cassa vuota

English translation: cavity wall

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Italian term or phrase:cassa vuota
English translation:cavity wall
Entered by: Jean Martin

11:44 Apr 6, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase: cassa vuota
The sentence is:
I tamponamenti delle facciate interne sarrano realizzati con tradizionali murature in laterizio "a cassa vuota", con pareti di cartongesso e pareti mobili.
Thanks
Jean Martin
Local time: 11:15
cavity wall
Explanation:
From Eurodicautom & various Google refs.
Muratura or pareti a cassa vuota means a cavity wall which is defined as a method of construction in which two walls are built with an air space between them.
Hope that helps.
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Jane Gabbutt
Local time: 11:15
Grading comment
Thanks Jane. Never seen this before.
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cavity wall


Explanation:
From Eurodicautom & various Google refs.
Muratura or pareti a cassa vuota means a cavity wall which is defined as a method of construction in which two walls are built with an air space between them.
Hope that helps.

Jane Gabbutt
Local time: 11:15
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PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks Jane. Never seen this before.

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agree  esoft: http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&q=brick cavity wall&meta=
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