Repair and upgrading of infrastructure facilities.

Publisher: Infrastructure Laboratory, Institute for Research in Construction in Ottawa

Written in English
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  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Canada,
  • Public works -- Canada.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

ContributionsInstitute for Research in Construction (Canada). Infrastructure Laboratory.
LC ClassificationsHC79.C3 R46 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16737292M

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