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English translation: piping

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Spanish term or phrase:tubificación
English translation:piping
Entered by: Davorka Grgic
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03:24 Jul 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: tubificación
Cause of dam breaking:
Tubificación por erosión interna regresiva originada por el tamaño demasiado grueso de los elementos que componen el núcleo . . .
MargaBBB
Local time: 06:15
piping
Explanation:
Eurodicautom:

Collection Dams (=DAM78)
Spanish Term renard;
sifonamiento;
tubificación
English Term piping
Definition the progressive development of internal erosion by seepage,appearing downstream as a hole discharging water


DISPERSIVE CLAYS are clays whose particles detach in the presence of water and may be transported by the water, leading to a piping failure.

INTERNAL EROSION is piping.

PIPING is the progressive development of internal erosion by seepage, appearing downstream as a hole or seam, discharging water that contains soil particles.
http://www.rules.state.ut.us/publicat/code/r655/r655-010.htm...

Espero haberte ayudado.

Suerte.

D.

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Davorka Grgic
Local time: 06:15
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A series of well documented answers. This was the clearest for me to understand. Many thanks.
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Summary of answers provided
napiping
Davorka Grgic
napiping / regressive internal erosion
Cynthia Brals-Rud
napipingDR. RICHARD BAVRY


  

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5 mins
piping


Explanation:
Query to Eurodicautom gave:


--------- Options ---------Main QueryProfileFeedback--------- Info Files ---------SubjectsCollectionsTerminology OfficesAbout EurodicautomUser Guide------Miscellaneous------Europa_WWW_serverGreek_Letters

Enter query:
How many?:
5102550

HitList :
1. renard; sifonamiento; tubificación - BTL-DAM78-0046047,

Document 1 HitList Query Options FeedBack
Terminology Office Terminology Office, European Commission, Luxembourg (=BTL)
Collection Dams (=DAM78)
ID Number 0046047
Date 971028
Reliability 4
Subject waterways (=BAC)
soil mechanics and underground structures (=BA8)
Unknown CM (= )

Spanish Term renard;
sifonamiento;
tubificación
Reference ICOLD,Dic Tec Presas 1978
Note tubificacion = Mex
English Term piping
Definition the progressive development of internal erosion by seepage,appearing downstream as a hole discharging water
Reference ICOLD,Tech Dict Dams 1978




    see above
DR. RICHARD BAVRY
PRO pts in pair: 94
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13 mins
piping / regressive internal erosion


Explanation:
See links below
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EL COMPORTAMIENTO DE LA ROCA EN TALUDES ( THE BEHAVIOR OF ...
... Erosión/Tubificación, Suelos residuales limosos, especialmente granito ... off, or from
internal erosion or piping, particularly in poorly cemented silty ...
www.fundacion-ica.org.mx/CUADERNILLOS/CUADERNO29.htm - 101k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


San Roque Dam Project
... high pressure and blowouts, piping and foundationlevels and erosion ... Roque Multi-purpose
Dam Project is mandated ... power generators, by breaking it into several ...
www.philsol.nl/news/SRDP-aug00.htm - 94k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's

Vegetation/Erosion Control
... root cavity leaves a void within the dam through which water can enter and flow.
This can ultimately lead to failure of the dam by piping (internal erosion). ...
www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/deputate/watermgt/WE/FactSheets/ Dam/fs1909.htm - 5k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


[PDF] www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/subject/pubs/water/we/FS1909.pdf
... through which water can enter and flow. This can ultimately lead to failure of the
dam by piping (internal erosion).

valbook4
Desertification and Soil ... Internal soil processes can ... show that the regressive erosion
rate was ... and ephemeral gullies erosion in an ... also soil piping due to the ...
www.zalf.de/essc/valbook4.htm - 101k

Good luck!




    Reference: http://www.zalf.de/essc/valbook4.htm
    Reference: http://www.philsol.nl/news/SRDP-aug00.htm
Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 06:15
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 76
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16 mins
piping


Explanation:
Eurodicautom:

Collection Dams (=DAM78)
Spanish Term renard;
sifonamiento;
tubificación
English Term piping
Definition the progressive development of internal erosion by seepage,appearing downstream as a hole discharging water


DISPERSIVE CLAYS are clays whose particles detach in the presence of water and may be transported by the water, leading to a piping failure.

INTERNAL EROSION is piping.

PIPING is the progressive development of internal erosion by seepage, appearing downstream as a hole or seam, discharging water that contains soil particles.
http://www.rules.state.ut.us/publicat/code/r655/r655-010.htm...

Espero haberte ayudado.

Suerte.

D.




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Davorka Grgic
Local time: 06:15
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 498
Grading comment
A series of well documented answers. This was the clearest for me to understand. Many thanks.
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