construcción en polígonos

18:35 May 10, 2018
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Gas and electricity plants
Spanish term or phrase: construcción en polígonos
También "cuadrilla de construcción de polígonos", como un modo de trabajo. Aparece en títulos de columnas de Excel, no hay más contexto.
Esto se refiere a reparaciones y nuevas construcciones en plantas e instalaciones de gas y electricidad. ¿Es un tipo de construcción, como un sitio industrial, por ejemplo? Tengo dudas porque en otra oración se opone a ese concepto, en una comparación.

Lo único distinto que encuentro es una empresa que se llama Polygon que tiene un método para mantener a raya la humedad y la corrosión durante la construcción. Tiene sentido que sea una construcción de ese tipo, pero no encuentro el modo de decirlo en inglés... salvo que nombre a la empresa, cosa que el original no hace.
Adriana Penco
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4construction of industrial parks
3Range construction o Public arena construction o parks construction
Andrea Sartori-Griffiths

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construction of industrial parks

I found a matched pair of reports from UNCTAD, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development; the two reports are essentially identical, one is in English, the other in Spanish. In Section 2, Paragraph 7 of the Spanish report there is the phrase " la creación de grandes polígonos industriales y proyectos de infraestructura en Indonesia y China (por ejemplo, "Suzhou Industrial Park", polígono industrial de China y Singapur)." - which is rendered in Section 2, Paragraph 7 of the English version as: "the development of large industrial estates and infrastructural projects in Indonesia and China (e.g. China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park)."
The English document is at:
The Spanish document is at:
BTW, where is the ST document from?

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Asker: I think this must be it. This appears in a list of Excell cells and I have no answer from the client yet, but I'm inclined to translate it as industrial site or park. I'll give them a little more time and decide on my own. Thank you!

Asker: The country of origin is Chile. They finally chose "selected area". It seems it is not a dedicated site, they are just expanding pipelines in different areas and that's how they say it... Thanks for your help!

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Range construction o Public arena construction o parks construction

range es para construcciones de instalaciones deportivas, public arena para ateneos o similar y parques es auto explanatorio

Example sentence(s):
  • The shooting range construction... o the music hall arena construccion o the green parks construction
Andrea Sartori-Griffiths
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