dissaturazione

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07:52 May 24, 2018
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Manufacturing
Italian term or phrase: dissaturazione
This term is used in a presentation relating to an improvement plan for production processes

Miglioramento produttività, con attenzione a:
Dissaturazione e ribilanciamento operazioni
Riduzione Tempo ciclo
Assembly Yield
Efficienza Manodopera

I was going to go for something like streamlining but I wondered if anyone had a more specific translation?
Thank you
Judith McLean
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:15


Summary of answers provided
4downsizing
Cedric Randolph


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downsizing


Explanation:
from Treccani,
Rivolto invece ai sindacati, [Sergio Marchionne] sottolinea le parole "flessibilità nell’utilizzo degli impianti e produttività". Aggiungendo che "le eventuali situazioni di dissaturazione degli stabilimenti verranno gestite senza il ricorso a provvedimenti di forte impatto sociale, ma attraverso la cassa integrazione".
What I believe he means is 'layoffs' or more euphemistically, 'downsizing.

Cedric Randolph
Italy
Local time: 14:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 48

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neutral  philgoddard: I don't think this is about sacking people.
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