obras de puesta a punto

English translation: field proven (or adjustment)

14:18 Feb 27, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: obras de puesta a punto
La ejecución de obras de puesta a punto y de mantenimiento mayor y la construcción de las obras nuevas.

(Se trata de un contrato de concesión para la construcción y operación de una carretera)
Maria Paz
English translation:field proven (or adjustment)
Explanation:
Hi, this is a little bit vague. A correct technical translation of the expression 'puesta a punto' is "field proven".

Another application given to the same term is "adjustment".

Hope this will help you.
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Thomas Gornemann
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Thank you. You helped me to understand the general meaning of the phrase. The other two answers were also very helpful.
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naupkeep / improvement works
Davorka Grgic
napuesta a punto = adjusting, regulating
Maria
nafield proven (or adjustment)
Thomas Gornemann


  

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44 mins
field proven (or adjustment)


Explanation:
Hi, this is a little bit vague. A correct technical translation of the expression 'puesta a punto' is "field proven".

Another application given to the same term is "adjustment".

Hope this will help you.


    Oxford Spanish-English Dictionary
Thomas Gornemann
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Thank you. You helped me to understand the general meaning of the phrase. The other two answers were also very helpful.
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50 mins
puesta a punto = adjusting, regulating


Explanation:
according to Javier Collazo.

In your case the adjusting (or regulating) and maintenance of the work already done.

Good luck! Happy translating! ;o) Maria

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upkeep / improvement works


Explanation:
My suggestion is:

..performance of upkeep /improvement and maintenance works and (as well as)new construction works...

There is plenty of evidence on the web. Try Google.

The best of luck.

Davorka


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Davorka Grgic
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