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Planning for large-scale construction projects

Canada Oil and Gas Lands Administration.

Planning for large-scale construction projects

a socio-economic guide for communities, industry and government

by Canada Oil and Gas Lands Administration.

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Published by Energy, Mines and Resources] in [Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Construction industry -- Environmental aspects,
  • Construction industry -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Summary in English and French.

    StatementKeith Storey and Mark Shrimpton.
    SeriesEnvironmental Studies Research Funds report -- no.087
    ContributionsShrimpton, Mark., Storey, Keith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD194 .S76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 78 p. --
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21315180M
    ISBN 100920783864

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