13:31 Feb 15, 2021
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Norwegian term or phrase: BT
What might BT mean here?

Here are a few sentences for context.

(lights in the area around the centre console) BT dimmes til minimum.

two generators were producing power, BT possibly available
Utsetting anker/BT

10 seconds to start the drive motor before BT is ready.

(can't mean Gross Tonnage in this context)
Local time: 20:23

Summary of answers provided
2bow thruster



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bow thruster

A wild guess :-)

Note added at 34 mins (2021-02-15 14:06:00 GMT)

Probably not, but it was the best I managed :-)

Example sentence(s):
  • Bow thrusters (BT) are generally installed to replace the use of tugs, which are hired by the vessels coming to port.
Local time: 20:23
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
Notes to answerer
Asker: that's interesting! (simple as that?)

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