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19:59 Feb 16, 2009
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Geology / Geotechnical
Dutch term or phrase: FUnderingstechniek
earth research?
Gord Power
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Summary of answers provided
4foundation engineeringSaskia Steur
3foundation techniques
Max Nuijens


  

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foundation techniques


Explanation:
This is how my favourite dictionary puts it:

Building and public works, Administrative law [COM] Full entry
NL funderingstechniek
EN foundation techniques
http://iate.europa.eu/iatediff/SearchByQuery.do

Max Nuijens
Belarus
Local time: 21:38
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 4

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agree  Kitty Brussaard
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disagree  Arie de Bles: foundation engineering
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12 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
foundation engineering


Explanation:
Kluwer Bouw

This is the sector within the building trade that deals with the design and realisation of foundations. In UK English this would be 'foundation engineering' not just a mere 'technique'

Example sentence(s):
  • http://www.foundationengineering.info/
  • http://www.icivilengineer.com/Geotechnical_Engineering/Foundation_Engineering/
Saskia Steur
Local time: 20:38
Native speaker of: Dutch
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