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Canale dei servizi

English translation: service tunnel/trench

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Italian term or phrase:Canale dei servizi
English translation:service tunnel/trench
Entered by: Anna Barresi
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17:42 Sep 14, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase: Canale dei servizi
Si tratta di una struttuta tubolare piuttosto grande in cui passano i collettori fognari, le tubature del gas, dell'acqua etc
Anna Barresi
France
Local time: 21:17
service tunnel/trench
Explanation:
For want of a better term. I would use tunnel if access is provided only at selected points, through manholes; trench if access is possible along the majority of the route, for example by lifting cover slabs or grillage.
See the following link for an example
http://www.atkinsglobal.ie/services/engineering/geotechnical...
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gvag
Italy
Local time: 22:17
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3 +1service tunnel/trenchgvag


  

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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
service tunnel/trench


Explanation:
For want of a better term. I would use tunnel if access is provided only at selected points, through manholes; trench if access is possible along the majority of the route, for example by lifting cover slabs or grillage.
See the following link for an example
http://www.atkinsglobal.ie/services/engineering/geotechnical...

gvag
Italy
Local time: 22:17
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 47

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Rosanna Palermo: service tunnel - http://matt.wandel.ca/tunnels/tunnels.html
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