TITLE

Construction's wake-up call

AUTHOR(S)
Willock, Rob
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Contract Journal;10/2/2002, Vol. 415 Issue 6397, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on several issues facing the construction industry in Great Britain as of October 2002. Issue of skilled staff shortage; Problems with the benefits received by construction managers; Reaction to the result of a survey on the industry in general.
ACCESSION #
7727394

 

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