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Modern Construction

Modern Construction

Productive and Lean Practices (Industrial Innovation)

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Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial Design - General,
  • Technology / Industrial Design / General,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Manufacturing,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLincoln Harding Forbes (Editor), Syed M. Ahmed (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11816880M
    ISBN 10142006312X
    ISBN 109781420063127


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