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12:47 Feb 5, 2009
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase: Piano cave
I have to translate a letter where a series of documents are requested, there is one in particular I cannot find a correspondence in English: PIANO CAVE and COLTIVAZIONE DELLE CAVE. Could please someone help me with thi?

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3 +1Quarrying plan
Tom in London
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Piano caveTeresa80



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Quarrying plan

in the absence of any context, this is a wild guess.

Note added at 3 mins (2009-02-05 12:51:40 GMT)

it could also mean "quarrying level" although in terms of quarrying that wouldn't make much sense.

Tom in London
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agree  Ivana UK: or just Quarry Plan
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Reference: Piano cave

Reference information:
"Il Piano Cave è lo strumento con il quale si attua la programmazione in materia di ricerca e coltivazione delle sostanze minerarie di cava.
Il Piano cave provinciale identifica gli ambiti territoriali nei quali è consentita l'attività estrattiva, determina tipi e quantità di sostanze di cava estraibili nonché le modalità di escavazione e le norme tecniche da osservare nell'esercizio dell'attività."
This is what I have found about the meaning of piano cave, hope this helps to check if there is something similar in english. Thanks

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