playa perimetral

English translation: pool surround

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19:45 Apr 16, 2018
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Business/Commerce (general) / swimming pools
Spanish term or phrase: playa perimetral
From a description of a swimming pool:

Piscina de 1,10 m. de profundidad media, formada por estructura de hormigón proyectado armado de 20 cm de espesor en losa y muros, impermeabilizado y revestimiento mediante aplicación de dos manos de pintura acrílica impermeabilizante, playa perimetral de 40 cm. de ancho solado con el mismo material cerámico de terraza, equipo de depuración de piscina formado por caseta enterrada, 1 Skimmer, 2 boquillas de Impulsión, 1 boquilla de aspiración de limpiafondos, 1 aspiración de fondo con tapa de seguridad, 2 bombas dosificadoras automáticas, sondas de ph y redox, cuadro eléctrico de protección y control para bomba y 1 luminaria LED.
Michael Purvis
English translation:pool surround
Explanation:
This is the area around the pool. The area around a swimming pool, even in indoor municipal pools, is called a "playa".

What is the best surface for a pool surround? - SureSet
https://www.sureset.co.uk/blog/what-is-the-best-surface-for-...
Jul 15, 2016 - Discover the best surface for your pool surround. If you have a swimming pool, the space around it will be where everyone socialises

Pool Surrounds - The Deck and Patio Company
deckandpatio.com/category/pool-surrounds/
However, Travertine does not absorb the heat like brick or bluestone, and is similar to light-colored concrete pavers where heat is not retained in the paver. This makes it ideal as a pool surround, where being barefoot is unavoidable.

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Example of "playa perimitral":
Piscina municipal de Isla Cristina - Árgola Arquitectos - árgola ...
argolaarquitectos.com/web/.../piscina-municipal-de-isla-cristina/
La superficie total, excluyendo la galería de observación es de 770 m2 de los cuales 353,50 m2 corresponden a la playa perimetral, que tiene una anchura mínima de 2,60 metros, libre de obstáculos.
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pool surround


Explanation:
This is the area around the pool. The area around a swimming pool, even in indoor municipal pools, is called a "playa".

What is the best surface for a pool surround? - SureSet
https://www.sureset.co.uk/blog/what-is-the-best-surface-for-...
Jul 15, 2016 - Discover the best surface for your pool surround. If you have a swimming pool, the space around it will be where everyone socialises

Pool Surrounds - The Deck and Patio Company
deckandpatio.com/category/pool-surrounds/
However, Travertine does not absorb the heat like brick or bluestone, and is similar to light-colored concrete pavers where heat is not retained in the paver. This makes it ideal as a pool surround, where being barefoot is unavoidable.

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Note added at 37 mins (2018-04-16 20:22:57 GMT)
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Example of "playa perimitral":
Piscina municipal de Isla Cristina - Árgola Arquitectos - árgola ...
argolaarquitectos.com/web/.../piscina-municipal-de-isla-cristina/
La superficie total, excluyendo la galería de observación es de 770 m2 de los cuales 353,50 m2 corresponden a la playa perimetral, que tiene una anchura mínima de 2,60 metros, libre de obstáculos.

Marie Wilson
Spain
Local time: 06:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12

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