English translation: hollow section (steel shape)

09:09 Feb 15, 2011
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Norwegian term or phrase: HUP
Søyler av HUP.
Dawn Nixon
Local time: 14:51
English translation:hollow section (steel shape)
"hullprofil"; often called RHS/CHS in English (rectangular/circular hollow section)
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hollow section (steel shape)

"hullprofil"; often called RHS/CHS in English (rectangular/circular hollow section)

Local time: 14:51
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neutral  Geoffrey Barrow: Yes, but that should be "hulprofil" - with one "l". The operative word is "hul" (hollow), not "hull" (hole).
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