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ROAD CLEANER [1 record]

Record 1 2007-04-23


Subject field(s)
  • Road Maintenance
  • Urban Furnishings and Equipment

[A] specialized vehicle equipped to sweep debris from paved streets and collect it into a self-contained vessel prior to discharge.


The vehicle also has a sprinkler system to lay dust while sweeping.


road sweeper: term proposed by the World Road Association.


  • Entretien des routes
  • Équipements urbains

Engin tracté ou automoteur de nettoyage des chaussées.


balayeuse [...] Il existe trois types d'engins : les balayeuses mécaniques tractées, semi-portées ou automotrices [...] les balayeuses ramasseuses [...] les balayeuses aspiratrices automotrices ou montées sur camion porteur.


balayeuse de voirie : terme proposé par l'Association mondiale de la route.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Mantenimiento de carreteras
  • Accesorios y equipo (Urbanismo)

Las barrederas públicas son, generalmente, vehículos automóviles provistos de un tanque de agua, un dispositivo rociador del suelo y, situada detrás de éste, una escoba cilíndrica o rulo de fibras de piasava dispuesto oblicuamente para que todas las barreduras queden alineadas junto a los bordillos de la acera.

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