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15:13 Mar 23, 2007
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German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
German term or phrase: Flächenverschiebung
Nach dem derzeitigen Stand der Kalkulation möchten wir darauf hinweisen, dass es zu Kostenveränderungen aufgrund von Flächenverschiebungen kommen kann. Kostenwirksame Änderungen, hervorgerufen aus unterschiedlichen Konzeptvorschlä-gen, müssen diskutiert werden, um eine optimale Lösung für Sie zu erreichen.
Local time: 19:14

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3substantial changes / change in scope
Alexander Schleber
2shifting circumstances



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substantial changes / change in scope

I think "Flächenverschiebung" is being used in a figurative sense here. I am tending more for the first option because, like the source text, it is more general.

Alexander Schleber
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shifting circumstances

shifts in emphasis

Local time: 12:14
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