The Construction Industry and the Issues Facing it: An Overview

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Physical description63 p.
Subjectconstruction industry; building economics; building codes; high technology; innovation; infrastructure; ergonomics; productivity; technology transfer
AbstractThis paper focuses on trends and issues of importance to the industry, identified from various sources inCanada and beyond, that cannot be described in statistics. Some of these trends are analyzed in more detail in the sections by Rakhra and Hewett.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number35980
NPARC number20375133
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Record created2012-07-23
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