pozzetto

English translation: well

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Italian term or phrase:pozzetto
English translation:well
Entered by: Sarah Ponting
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08:18 Jan 30, 2003
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / descrizione di un impianto per trattamento rifiuti
Italian term or phrase: pozzetto
Pozzetto laterale per alloggiamento valvolame
Giorgia P
Local time: 19:45
well
Explanation:
in questo caso "valve well"

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Note added at 2003-01-30 08:25:48 (GMT)
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sometimes also translated as sump

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Note added at 2003-01-30 08:29:21 (GMT)
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\"The valves in these and several other installations were oriented in themanner of the conventional tainter gate, that is, with the trunnionsdownstream of the skin plate causing the convex surface of the skinplate to face the flow and seal along the upstream end of the valve well.\"

www.usace.army.mil/inet/usace-docs/ eng-manuals/em1110-2-1610/c-1.pdf

\"The project consists of removing the existing approximately 225 linear feet of double wall diesel fuel line from the fuel sensor and valve sump at the head of Pier #2 to the dispenser on Pier #2 to include removal of sump and valve and piping supports.\"

http://www.fbodaily.com/cbd/archive/1999/10(October)/22-Oct-...
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Sarah Ponting
Italy
Local time: 19:45
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Thanks! Regards, Giorgia
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well


Explanation:
in questo caso "valve well"

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Note added at 2003-01-30 08:25:48 (GMT)
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sometimes also translated as sump

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Note added at 2003-01-30 08:29:21 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

\"The valves in these and several other installations were oriented in themanner of the conventional tainter gate, that is, with the trunnionsdownstream of the skin plate causing the convex surface of the skinplate to face the flow and seal along the upstream end of the valve well.\"

www.usace.army.mil/inet/usace-docs/ eng-manuals/em1110-2-1610/c-1.pdf

\"The project consists of removing the existing approximately 225 linear feet of double wall diesel fuel line from the fuel sensor and valve sump at the head of Pier #2 to the dispenser on Pier #2 to include removal of sump and valve and piping supports.\"

http://www.fbodaily.com/cbd/archive/1999/10(October)/22-Oct-...

Sarah Ponting
Italy
Local time: 19:45
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1626
Grading comment
Thanks! Regards, Giorgia

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Amy Williams: hi Sarah
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  -> Good morning, Amy! Thanks.

agree  Peter Leistra
4 mins
  -> thanks, Peter

agree  Louise Norman
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  -> thanks, Louise
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