English translation: performance bond, completion bond
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Thanks very much, I agree with you (& Jean-Luc); I'm going with completion bond--I come from the mining industry and performance is too much associated in my mind with billio-dollar projects! This is just for a house. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: I think this probably it, but check the references and see if it works. "Delivery" and "performance" are usually equivalent in construction (I must admit I hate that perverse use of "delivery" though):
Garantien-Arten - [ Translate this page ]
... Vertragserfüllungsgarantie - Performance Bond - Garantie de bonne
exécution. Der Performance Bond ist die älteste und wohl auch ... www.landesbank-berlin.de/lbb/webpages.nsf/ inet/3B2CF8EDF51?OpenDocument - 5k - Cached - Similar pages
Contracting Policy - Part 7 of 30
... contract security" (garantie contractuelle) - means. (a) a payment bond or a performance bond given on behalf of a person to Her Majesty to make good on any ... www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/pubs_pol/dcgpubs/ contracting/contractingpol_b_e.asp -
William Stein Costa Rica Local time: 18:24 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 1737
Thanks: bond yes, performance not quite right for context
Thanks:very good, but not quite right for USA (or context)
6 hrs confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
Explanation: garantie d'achèvement or garantie de bonne fin, by the sound of it, in which case it is indeed a performance bond aka completion bond
xxxBourth Local time: 01:24 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 18679
Thanks very much, I agree with you (& Jean-Luc); I'm going with completion bond--I come from the mining industry and performance is too much associated in my mind with billio-dollar projects! This is just for a house.
Guy, this is not an answer but to illustrate Bourth's answer
Explanation: Harrison & Associates Insurance Inc.
... proceedings. Completion Bond. This ... bills. Construction Contract Bond. This
bond guarantees terms and conditions of a construction contract. It ... www.harrisonassurance.com/ins_products/employee.cfm - 12k - Jul 9, 2003 - Cached - Similar pages
CONSTRUCTION LENDING PROCESS CHECKLIST
... with a trade payment breakdown (construction budget ... Penalty is full contract amount ... Types:
Completion bond - Strongest; guarantees improvements; will be completed ... www.enterprisefoundation.org/ model%20documents/e408.htm - 18k - Cached - Similar pages