ejecución material

15:18 Feb 10, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: ejecución material
La obra se valorará a los precios de ejecución que figura en el cuadro de precios (public contract)

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naprecios de ejecución - execution or performance costs.
Graciela Maleh
naphysical or real execution
naoperating (costs)
Yolanda Broad



38 mins
operating (costs)

From Termium:

English:Financial and Budgetary Management
Productivity and Profitability
Federal Administration
Government Accounting
operating costs s CORRECT
operations costs s CORRECT
DEF - Expenses incurred in the course of ordinary activities of a profit oriented organization or division of an organization. s

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Yolanda Broad
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Davorka Grgic
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physical or real execution

Presuming this is a works contract and does not refer to operating expenses.

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2 days 14 hrs
precios de ejecución - execution or performance costs.

Definitely these are not operating costs.
These costs refer to the expenses incurred into in order to carry out the works.

Note added at 1658 days (2005-08-26 15:57:11 GMT)

I don't know who sent this comment, but definitely, it was not me.
Nevertheless, - and fortunately - I agree with this answer.
Operating costs refer to expenses incurred in the course of ordinary activities, yes. But precios the ejecución - or "performance costs" refer particularly to expenses incurred for the execution of a particular work or project.

Graciela Maleh
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