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Guide to sources of information in the construction industry.

Construction Industry Research and Information Association.

Guide to sources of information in the construction industry.

Construction Industry Research and Information Association.

by Construction Industry Research and Information Association.

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Published by CIRIA in Lodnon .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Building materials industry -- Great Britain -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCIRIA guide to sources of information in the construction industry.
      ContributionsCarley, A. B., ed., Knight, Rena Gertrude, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9715.G72 C65 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5106945M
      ISBN 100901208868
      LC Control Number74179306

      construction industry is using the technology, but ignoring whole new approaches that could replace Excel spreadsheets, Word documents, and email chains,” says Todd Dawalt, a Lexington, Kentucky-based leadership consultant who runs Construction Leading Edge.


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