slettsprengning

English translation: smooth blasting

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Norwegian term or phrase:slettsprengning
English translation:smooth blasting
Entered by: Dawn Nixon

20:03 Jul 24, 2011
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Construction / Civil Engineering / used in blasting
Norwegian term or phrase: slettsprengning
Slettsprengning skall benyttes hvis ikke annet er angitt.
Andrew Alix
United States
Local time: 04:54
smooth blasting
Explanation:
A technique used in surface and underground blasting in which a row or closely spaced drill holes are loaded with decoupled charges (charges with a smaller diameter than the drill hole) and fired simultaneously to produce an excavation contour without fracturing or damaging the rock behind or adjacent to the blasted face.

http://www.webref.org/geology/s/smooth_blasting.htm

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Dawn Nixon
Norway
Local time: 11:54
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4 +1smooth blasting
Dawn Nixon
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slettsprengning/smooth blasing
ECCommunication

  

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smooth blasting


Explanation:
A technique used in surface and underground blasting in which a row or closely spaced drill holes are loaded with decoupled charges (charges with a smaller diameter than the drill hole) and fired simultaneously to produce an excavation contour without fracturing or damaging the rock behind or adjacent to the blasted face.

http://www.webref.org/geology/s/smooth_blasting.htm



Dawn Nixon
Norway
Local time: 11:54
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 24
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Reference: slettsprengning/smooth blasing

Reference information:
Compare the EN and NO refs from Orica Mining Services below.


    Reference: http://www.oricaminingservices.com/se/en/product/products_an...
    Reference: http://www.oricaminingservices.com/no/nn/product/products_an...
ECCommunication
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Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
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