Descope

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Descope

To reduce the number of deliverables to be completed. For example, if a project has three deliverables but has only finished two of them by the deadline, the project may be descoped to make it appear successful.
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Engineers assigned to the CMRE completed the bulk of the base descoping and deconstruction efforts to enable on-time base transitions.
As the engineer FML decreased in 2014, we relied on over-the-horizon engineer support from USARCENT and USAFCENT to assist with base descoping and deconstruction requirements.
Putting a leader in charge of operations who focused on descoping and drawing down the TB ensured success.
These important visits have led to Afghan decisions for the movement of units, adjustments of perimeters, and descoping of unsustainable infrastructure.
The IMP strategy analysis approach clearly identified the descoping, and it was confirmed that the 257 associated tasks were either deferred or eliminated to support PE-E's month 24 delivery date (Figure 9).
If a schedule slip seems imminent, consider descoping or deferring the additional work to a new team or to a subsequent review.
6) Since the other two options available (contract descoping or cancellation) are rather extreme, the budgetary and acquisition functional communities must work together to provide a simple yet effective alternative to resolve the must-pay issue.
With base closures requiring descoping and materiel reduction, the RSYs established the capability to drain and purge thousands of heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning units along with commercial and military generators identified for disposal.
The forward closure assistance team could also provide the FOB mayor or BOS-I with the overall status of the descoping mission and continue to coordinate all CMRE enabler capabilities required to meet the base closure or transfer timeline.
The teams assisted, assessed, and advised units on real and personal property They also assisted with descoping contracts, providing information technology, and coordinating transportation for the retrograde of non-mission-essential items.