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Manufacturing Extension Partnerships for the Construction Industry.


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Sunder, S. S.; Cranmer, D. C.; Korchak, R.

Construction Business Review, 1-6, 1996.

Keywords:

construction; manufacturing; industries

Abstract:

Construction is one of the nation's largest industries and a critical asset for enhancing the international competitiveness of U.S. industry. In 1994, the combined value of new construction, renovation, maintenance and repair was about $847 billion, representing 13 percent of the gross domestic product, and the industry provided 10 million jobs.