fjellager

English translation: artificial rock cavern store

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Norwegian term or phrase:fjellager
English translation:artificial rock cavern store
Entered by: Diarmuid Kennan

17:37 Oct 16, 2006
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / Offshore gas production
Norwegian term or phrase: fjellager
Når fjellager for stabilisert og ustabilisert kondensat må være tilgjengelig er inkludert..........
Diarmuid Kennan
Ireland
Local time: 20:00
rock cavern
Explanation:
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Note added at 1 hr (2006-10-16 18:45:53 GMT)
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Do a search for fjellager on www.statoil.com on the Norwegian website, then select the equivalent page on the English website, compare the term fjellager with the English equivalent and you will see that it is rock cavern. To do this, have two windows open and select a name, such as John Stangenes, and search in the English version (And by the way, it's Francis).
Selected response from:

Francis Gregson
Local time: 21:00
Grading comment
Sorry for doubting you Francis, it just seemed unlikely, but I can see now you were right. I've decided to go with 'artificial rock cavern store'
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1rock cavern
Francis Gregson


  

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58 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
rock cavern


Explanation:
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Note added at 1 hr (2006-10-16 18:45:53 GMT)
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Do a search for fjellager on www.statoil.com on the Norwegian website, then select the equivalent page on the English website, compare the term fjellager with the English equivalent and you will see that it is rock cavern. To do this, have two windows open and select a name, such as John Stangenes, and search in the English version (And by the way, it's Francis).

Francis Gregson
Local time: 21:00
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Sorry for doubting you Francis, it just seemed unlikely, but I can see now you were right. I've decided to go with 'artificial rock cavern store'
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thanks Greg, but I don't think so in this context, an oil and gas refinery.


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Per Bergvall: When is a cavern not a rock cavern? When it's a storage cavern...
16 mins
  -> That's what a major Norwegian oil company calls it.

agree  Clare Barnes: I agree - a rock cavern is what it's called: http://www.nesteengineering.com/default.asp?path=111,360,362... - the ref also calls it a storage cavern, but I'm inclined to see that as a secondary description...
58 mins
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