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Project management strategy

N. G. Farrimond

Project management strategy

developing an integrated master plan

by N. G. Farrimond

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Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementN.G. Farrimond ; supervised by N.J. Smith.
ContributionsSmith, N. J., Civil and Structural Engineering.
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Open LibraryOL16436541M


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