French translation of 'offshore'
1. [breeze] de terre
2. [island] proche du littoral
3. [fishing] côtier/ière
4. [oil industry] offshore inv
Britain’s offshore oil industry l’industrie pétrolière offshore de la Grande-Bretagne
offshore oilfield gisement m pétrolier en mer ⧫ gisement m pétrolier offshore
[anchor] au large
to be 5000 yards offshore être à 5 kilomètres de la côte
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Compared with offshore wind energy, tidal energy is very, very predictable.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
For others, offshore wind and solar power are offering alternative income streams.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Hundreds of offshore wind turbines could be suffering from a design flaw that makes them sink into the sea.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Japanese car companies are struggling to rebuild sales after a diplomatic row between the two countries over disputed offshore islands.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Offshore wind needs to become competitive with other forms of generation.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
PT has been hit by the plunging oil price because of its dependence on the offshore exploration industry.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Putting the fund in an offshore centre significantly reduces those risks.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The disaster is also likely to prompt a reappraisal of safety in the offshore oil industry.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The offshore online betting industry is set to be hit with a 50 million bill to help to fund the racing industry.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The ships will be used to supply offshore oil and gas platforms.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You can invest in whisky at auction, through brokers or with offshore whisky funds.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The value of the offshore islands as patterns for devolution was limited.THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)
You can walk or swim to the first two offshore islands.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He had told the women that he had funds in offshore accounts and persuaded them to put money into bogus investment deals.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
He had told the women that he had funds in offshore accounts.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
If you want offshore banking then it is Bahrain.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Indeed, many wealthy people avoid tax altogether by moving their funds offshore.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Ministers will soon announce which firms have been granted onshore and offshore oil and gas licences.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
She argues that the regime would give banks and credit card companies a legal justification for cutting off funds to rogue offshore sites.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The biggest applause came when he said that all shadow banking systems and offshore tax havens should be outlawed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The island's economy has become dependent on the secretive business of offshore banking.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The union says that minimum standards would bring the sector into line with the offshore oil industry.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Britain is the world leader in its commitment to building offshore wind farms.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Cyprus has sought to establish itself as an offshore banking centre.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
In our interconnected economies there are no longer any offshore islands.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: offshore ADJECTIVE
Offshore means situated or happening in the sea, near to the coast.
...the offshore oil industry.
Translation of offshore from the Collins English to French Dictionary