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English translation: authorities engineering

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German term or phrase:Nachweisarbeiten
English translation:authorities engineering
Entered by: Anthony Frey
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18:45 Feb 15, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Nachweisarbeiten
Context: Erweiterung F&E Gebäude
The Roharbeiten include the following sub-categories:
Baustelleneinrichtung, Verbauten, Erdarbeiten, Entwässerung, Stahlbeton, Mauerwerk, Abdichtungen, Betonfertigwandpl., Nachweisarbeiten

The only thing I can think of is work involving inspection and verification of compliance with codes - but I'm not sure that is what is meant.
Any help much appreciated.
Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 08:11
Maybe- authorities engineering
Explanation:
It sounds like the obligation to obtain licenses, approval, etc. for starting work. Again this is what this American engineering company used for "conferring with local authorities to obtain, licenses/permits/approval, etc."

Hopes this helps!


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Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 08:11
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I would like to thank everyone for their help with this question and apologize for my delay in "grading" it.
Best regards,
Beth
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Summary of answers provided
naInspection and final controlPaula Molewijk
naWork requiring inspection and approvalRolf Bueskens
nawork of detectionxxxHenri
nacertification works
Alexander Schleber
nainspections, building-code inspectionsprofile removed
naMaybe- authorities engineering
Anthony Frey


  

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7 mins
Maybe- authorities engineering


Explanation:
It sounds like the obligation to obtain licenses, approval, etc. for starting work. Again this is what this American engineering company used for "conferring with local authorities to obtain, licenses/permits/approval, etc."

Hopes this helps!




Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 08:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 444
Grading comment
I would like to thank everyone for their help with this question and apologize for my delay in "grading" it.
Best regards,
Beth
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21 mins
inspections, building-code inspections


Explanation:
Nachweisarbeiten (a term used in a multitude of fields) simply means "inspections" or "building-code inspections".


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4 hrs
certification works


Explanation:
I would go for this. In almost all larger buildings today, various infrastructure parts must be certified by outside gancies or companies, so that they comply with regulations. i.e. the contarctor must bring the "Nachweis" (proof) that he is complying.


    contractors specifications
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 14:11
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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13 hrs
work of detection


Explanation:
der Nachweis = detection, proof

Nachweisbarkeit = detectivity

nachweisen = to detect

das Nachweisverfahren = detection method


    Dr. Junge: Information Technology German-English, Parat
xxxHenri
Local time: 14:11
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21 hrs
Inspection and final control


Explanation:
Nachweisen in diesem Falle: Endkontrolle


    construction engineering
Paula Molewijk
Netherlands
Local time: 14:11
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1 day 20 hrs
Work requiring inspection and approval


Explanation:
I feel certain that the above is meant, and I don't think you will find as concise an expression in English as 'Nachweisarbeiten'.


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Rolf Bueskens
Local time: 00:11
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