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progettazione di massima

English translation: Outline planning of XX landfill

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00:33 Jan 24, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: progettazione di massima
Progettazione di massima della discarica di XX. (in a list of references of an engineering firm)

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Catherine Fischer
Switzerland
Local time: 10:52
English translation:Outline planning of XX landfill
Explanation:
"di massima" should be something like "outline" or "general", rather than detailed or "esecutiva" in this case.
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xxxdsmith
Local time: 10:52
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Summary of answers provided
naprogettazione di massima = budgetary estimateSonia Alioto
napreliminary plans
Silvestro De Falco
naOutline planning of XX landfillxxxdsmith


  

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1 hr
Outline planning of XX landfill


Explanation:
"di massima" should be something like "outline" or "general", rather than detailed or "esecutiva" in this case.

xxxdsmith
Local time: 10:52
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2 hrs
preliminary plans


Explanation:
Di massima indicates something broad in nature, just to give an idea.

Silvestro De Falco
Local time: 10:52
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10 hrs
progettazione di massima = budgetary estimate


Explanation:
This is a common phrase in Italy to indicate call for an approximate or "ball park" number(money) for the sake of orientation purporses. Given by professioanls who have a good sense of projects but were time and necessity do not require formal estimates

Sonia
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Italian (usually legal & finacial docs)

Sonia Alioto
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