arch dam

Engineering Glossary

Herewith a glossary of engineering terms developed during a translation of a technical manual on dams.

ENFR
AbutmentPiédroit
AccesswaysRoute D’Accès
AggregatesAgrégats
Back-FillRemblais
BafflesCuillères
BoltBoulon
BoringForages
Cast ConcreteBéton Coffré
CladdingCoffrages
Compacted Rolled Concrete (Crc)Bcr (Béton Compacté Au Rouleau)
ConstraintExigurte
CrushConcasser
DeclarationAttestation
Deep DrainÉvacuateur De Fond
DescriptionDésignation
Downstream BasinFosse Aval
DredgingDragage
Earthquake Resistant FoundationsAppuis Parasismiques
Excavated Rock DebrisDéblais Rochaux
Excavation Or BlastingDéroctage
False Ceiling Or FloorCoffrage Perdu
FinishingLes Travaux De Second Oeuvre
Forward ProbingReconnaissance À L’Avancement
Framework ReinforcementArmatures
Ground SurveyReconnaissance Des Sols
High WaterCrues
InstallationMise En Œuvre
LaboratoryLaboratoire
Leader WallGuideau
Loop LinersSoutènement
National Federation Of Public Works (Nfpw)Fntp
Pile-DrivingBattage
Reinforced ConcreteBéton Armé
Rip Rap 
Rock-FillEnrochement
Segments Of An ArchVoussoirs
Sheet Metal LiningTôle De Blindage
ShotcreteBéton Projeté
SoundingSondages
SpillweirClapet De Surface
StoneworkMaçonnerie
The Project SupervisorLe Maître D’Œuvre
Tunnelling Machine (Tbm)Tunnelier
Water SectorLa Filière Eau
Welded LatticesTreillis Soudé
Work Of ArtOuvrages D’Art

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