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20:05 Nov 8, 2013
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci / marking
Spanish term or phrase: calavereado
from a spec for a processing tower: "Marcado, Calavereado, e Instalacion de Boquillas". Would it be stamping it with the standards met?
Catherine Harrison
Mexico
Local time: 11:25
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Summary of answers provided
4equip with safety or warning lights
bigedsenior
3pothole repair
Helena Chavarria
Summary of reference entries provided
Previous questionphilgoddard
Calavereo
Helena Chavarria

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
pothole repair


Explanation:
I'm quite sure this is right, and it is what I would use, but just in case someone can provide a better explanation/answer, I'll give a confidence level of 3.

Please see my references below.

Helena Chavarria
Spain
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neutral  bigedsenior: i am at a loss to figure out how this would relate to a processing tower??
3 days42 mins
  -> Calavereo seems to mean pothole repair. I thought that it could either refer to preparing the land before building the tower or smoothing the surface of the tower.
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3 days1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
equip with safety or warning lights


Explanation:

http://www.wordmagicsoft.com/dictionary/es-en/calavera.php

see the 2nd entry.

es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calavera_(automóvil)‎
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En sentido amplio, se habla de calaveras refiriéndose al conjunto de las micas de las luces auxiliares en los automóviles, que incluyen las luces nocturnas ...

bigedsenior
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41 mins
Reference: Previous question

Reference information:
Though I don't know whether the answer is correct.


    Reference: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/spanish_to_english/construction_ci...
philgoddard
United States
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Reference: Calavereo

Reference information:
It's a Word doc. so I very much doubt you'll be able to open the link.

N-CSV-CAR-2-02-003/00.. – BACHEO SUPERFICIAL AISLADO ( CALAVEREO CON MEZCLA ASFALTICA EN FRIO) P.U.O.T.


EJECUCIÓN: La mezcla asfáltica para el calavereo, para su ejecución se procederá conforme a lo señalado en LA NORMA N-CSV-CAR-2-02-003/00 DE LA NORMATIVA PARA LA INFRAESTRUCTURA DEL TRANSPORTE; el material pétreo deberá tener una densidad mínima de 2.4, la compactación se hará con el equipo adecuado, el riego de liga deberá aplicarse el mínimo necesario sobre la superficie por tratar.

web.compranet.gob.mx:8000/HSM/.../ja04047001.do...‎



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Note added at 35 mins (2013-11-08 20:40:42 GMT)
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b) Bacheo superficial aislado:

Es aquella actividad que se realiza para reponer una porción de la carpeta asfáltica que presenta daños como oquedades por desprendimiento o desintegración inicial de los agregados, en zonas localizadas y relativamente pequeñas, cuando la base del pavimento se encuentra en condiciones estables y sin exceso de agua.

http://matra.mx/portal/index.php/servicios-de-construccion/o...

Page 16 of the following reference:
http://tesis.uson.mx/digital/tesis/docs/10761/Capitulo2.pdf

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Note added at 1 hr (2013-11-08 21:12:24 GMT)
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http://www.proz.com/kudoz/spanish_to_english/construction_ci...

Yes, 'pothole' repair seems to fit.

Helena Chavarria
Spain
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