predbrana

English translation: Cofferdam

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Serbian term or phrase:predbrana
English translation:Cofferdam
Entered by: Svetomir Mijovic

06:30 Jul 16, 2017
Serbian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / dam and reservoir
Serbian term or phrase: predbrana
Objekti za skretanje reke u toku građenja na profilu...
Za skretanje reke na profilu ......... je u Idejnom rešenju predloženo rešenje sa optočnim tunelom i uzvodnom i nizvodnom predbranom. Analiziran je i alternativni slučaj parcijalnog pregrađivanja reke.
Svetomir Mijovic
Serbia
Local time: 19:20
Cofferdam
Explanation:
A cofferdam (also called a coffer) is a temporary enclosure built within, or in pairs across, a body of water and constructed to allow the enclosed area to be pumped out.

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Note added at 5 days (2017-07-21 18:09:14 GMT) Post-grading
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Молим. Колико ми сопствени посао дозволи, увек ми је драго када могу да помогнем нормалним колегама с именом и презименом и сликом.
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Slobodan Kozarčić
Serbia
Local time: 19:20
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Cofferdam


Explanation:
A cofferdam (also called a coffer) is a temporary enclosure built within, or in pairs across, a body of water and constructed to allow the enclosed area to be pumped out.

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Note added at 5 days (2017-07-21 18:09:14 GMT) Post-grading
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Молим. Колико ми сопствени посао дозволи, увек ми је драго када могу да помогнем нормалним колегама с именом и презименом и сликом.

Slobodan Kozarčić
Serbia
Local time: 19:20
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian
PRO pts in category: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Elio Verbanac: Vaše rješenje vjerojano jest preciznije, ali izvodi se na način da se de facto radi nasip. :)
2 hrs

agree  Mira Stepanovic: Da, predbrana (ili zagat) = cofferdam - može biti nasuta ili betonska brana (ne sme se mešati "nasip" i "nasuta brana"): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cofferdam embankment dam of both earth- and rock-fill, but concrete or some sheet piling
3 hrs
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