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English translation: formwork

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Spanish term or phrase:encofrado
English translation:formwork
Entered by: Nikki Graham
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04:01 Aug 19, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: encofrado
El montaje del muro es rápido y sencillo al ser todos los materiales manejables a mano. No se requiere personal cualificado para su realización. Por su especial diseño para su montaje no es necesario encofrado exterior, por lo que tampoco se requerirán grúas ni otros servicios auxiliares.
xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 23:20
formwork
Explanation:
...no need for external formwork...

Hope this helps!
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LinguaVox
Spain
Local time: 23:20
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Summary of answers provided
na +6formwork
LinguaVox
natimberworkxxxdimples
nashuttering
Sarah Brenchley
naVer a continuación.
Davorka Grgic


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): +6
formwork


Explanation:
...no need for external formwork...

Hope this helps!

LinguaVox
Spain
Local time: 23:20
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 154

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Parrot: In this particular case its formwork.
6 hrs

agree  Cecilia Coopman, M.A. in Translation: Yes, indeed....I have just finished translating a similar text
8 hrs

agree  charlesink: agree with cecilia
10 hrs

agree  Luisa Pari: it refers to the wood form of concrete blocks
17 hrs

agree  Jose Arnoldo Rodriguez-Carrington
2 days 6 hrs

agree  Nikki Graham
2 days 10 hrs
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8 mins
shuttering


Explanation:
Or: casing, sheathing
This is what the EuroDicAutom suggests. Hope it helps,
Sarah.


    Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl
Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 23:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 104
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11 mins
Ver a continuación.


Explanation:
Eurodicautom da:

Collection Roads (=DTR90)
Spanish Term 1)encofrado;
2)formaleta;
3)cimbra;
4)formaleteado;
5)cimbrado
English Term 1)shuttering;
2)formwork;
3)form for concrete
Definition the temporary boarding or sheeting erected to contain concrete during placing and the first few days of hardening.

HTH



    ver arriba
Davorka Grgic
Local time: 23:20
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 498
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1 hr
timberwork


Explanation:
or formwork, as the others suggested.
Good luck!

;)

xxxdimples
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