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maitre d'ouvrage

English translation: main contractors

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French term or phrase:maître d'ouvrage
English translation:main contractors
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08:48 Jun 20, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: maitre d'ouvrage
When a company carries out studies and follows a building project through
Sally Monet
maître d'oeuvre
Explanation:
master builder/genearal or main contractor/construction manager/site liaison officer/ project manager/chief architect
le choix dans grandic
bonne chance
Selected response from:

Albert Golub
Local time: 06:51
Grading comment
Merci pour votre aide - si je peux vous rendre pareil un jour, je le ferai !
1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1building ownerAlbert Golub
na -1maître d'oeuvreAlbert Golub


  

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13 mins peer agreement (net): +1
building owner


Explanation:
a ne pas confondre avec maître d'oeuvre
granddictionnaire

Albert Golub
Local time: 06:51
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 359
Grading comment
A building owner isn't necessarily mâitre d'ouvrage of the b

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paul Stevens: I just happened to be investigating this phrase for a current job, and am certain that you are correct and should have got the points
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Comment: A building owner isn't necessarily mâitre d'ouvrage of the b

17 mins peer agreement (net): -1
maître d'oeuvre


Explanation:
master builder/genearal or main contractor/construction manager/site liaison officer/ project manager/chief architect
le choix dans grandic
bonne chance

Albert Golub
Local time: 06:51
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 359
Grading comment
Merci pour votre aide - si je peux vous rendre pareil un jour, je le ferai !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Paul Stevens: No, your answer appplies to "maître d'oeuvre", which is not the same thing. Albert's answer is the right one.
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