Buildings and life-cycle costing

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 212
Physical description5 p.
Subjectlife cycle costs; buildings; Durability and Service life
AbstractSeveral methods have been used to evaluate the economic performance of investment projects over a period of time. Life-cycle costing (LCC) is one method now being widely used for such an evaluations of building investment projects. The purpose of this Digest is to explain, in general terms, the concept, technique, and assumptionss of LCC. A brief discussion of some of its limitations is also included.
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PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Le bâtiment et le coût global
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NRC number679
NPARC number20328247
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Record identifier448ca1d4-9423-42f3-b01e-9dab12dc7985
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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