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English translation: intake / regulation reservoir

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Spanish term or phrase:toma y presa de regulation
English translation:intake / regulation reservoir
Entered by: Davorka Grgic
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14:04 Jul 5, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: toma y presa de regulation
This is an item on a budget for a hydroelectric plant in Peru.
guillen
United States
Local time: 20:55
intake / regulation reservoir
Explanation:
Bilingual site:

La Chojlla Plant

The Chojlla Plant consists of a diversion weir and a live storage re-regulation reservoir on the Taquesi River at the Kacapi site. The intake is designed with a de-silting basin. The Penstock is superficial and steel. The outdoor powerhouse is on a terrace on the left bank of the Taquesi River at the Chojlla site and is equipped with one Francis turbine-generator unit
http://www.hidrobol.com/en/descripcion.e.html


La presa de regulación de Kacapi se encuentra, aproximadamente, a 2550 metros sobre el nivel del mar, constituyéndose en el punto mas elevado del proyecto. La toma de agua en este reservorio cuenta con dispositivos de control de caudal, compuertas de regulación y de seguridad provistas de sensores electrónicos y todo lo necesario para su adecuado control.
http://www.hidrobol.com/sp/descripcion.s.html.

HTH

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Summary of answers provided
naintake / regulation reservoir
Davorka Grgic
naregulation tank and inlet
Berni Armstrong


  

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regulation tank and inlet


Explanation:
That's how I would translate it.

Toma is definitely inlet.

Presa is usually a resevoir - but I guess here it refers to a smaller tank... though more context might have helped decide this for sure.

Good luck,

Berni

Berni Armstrong
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intake / regulation reservoir


Explanation:
Bilingual site:

La Chojlla Plant

The Chojlla Plant consists of a diversion weir and a live storage re-regulation reservoir on the Taquesi River at the Kacapi site. The intake is designed with a de-silting basin. The Penstock is superficial and steel. The outdoor powerhouse is on a terrace on the left bank of the Taquesi River at the Chojlla site and is equipped with one Francis turbine-generator unit
http://www.hidrobol.com/en/descripcion.e.html


La presa de regulación de Kacapi se encuentra, aproximadamente, a 2550 metros sobre el nivel del mar, constituyéndose en el punto mas elevado del proyecto. La toma de agua en este reservorio cuenta con dispositivos de control de caudal, compuertas de regulación y de seguridad provistas de sensores electrónicos y todo lo necesario para su adecuado control.
http://www.hidrobol.com/sp/descripcion.s.html.

HTH




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