Director de Obra

English translation: works manager

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Spanish term or phrase:Director de Obra
English translation:works manager
Entered by: Paul Roige (X)

13:22 Feb 11, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
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Spanish term or phrase: Director de Obra
Person responsible for work in public works contract
keith
works manager
Explanation:
Hello. Link 1 introduces you to mighty Brian: "Brian Blindell Works Manager -... along the way. Brian Blindell - Works Manager - over 40 years experience in the building
industry, 10 years as site manager for Barclay Bros. Construction". Many more under link 2. Cheers :-)
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Paul Roige (X)
Spain
Local time: 14:07
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Summary of answers provided
nasite manager; works manager
Henri (X)
naSite Manager
Parrot
naConstruction Manager
Ricardo Galarza
naWorks Chief Executive
Gabriela Frazao
naworks manager
Paul Roige (X)
naManager of works
Maria McCollum


  

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10 mins
Manager of works


Explanation:
director:director, executive, manager
de obras: of work


    Harper and collins dictionary
Maria McCollum
Local time: 08:07
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 24
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14 mins
works manager


Explanation:
Hello. Link 1 introduces you to mighty Brian: "Brian Blindell Works Manager -... along the way. Brian Blindell - Works Manager - over 40 years experience in the building
industry, 10 years as site manager for Barclay Bros. Construction". Many more under link 2. Cheers :-)


    Reference: http://www.adartco.com.au/staff.htm
    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=%22works+manager%22&hl=es&saf...
Paul Roige (X)
Spain
Local time: 14:07
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 442

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8 hrs
Works Chief Executive


Explanation:
I found this in the dictionnary above

Gabriela Frazao
Portugal
Local time: 13:07
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 6
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12 hrs
Construction Manager


Explanation:
If we are talking about a building, otherwise it'll be, simply, "public works manager", or "labour manager" (labor manager, if USA).


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Ricardo Galarza
Uruguay
Local time: 09:07
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 407
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17 hrs
site manager; works manager


Explanation:
Spanish dictionary


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Henri (X)
Local time: 14:07
PRO pts in pair: 36
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23 hrs
Site Manager


Explanation:
See my explanation for Works Manager.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
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